Sixteen Cowries : Yoruba Divination from Africa to the New World
by William W. Bascom


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"... a landmark in research of African oral traditions."—African Arts

"... a significant contribution to the understanding of Yoruba religious belief, magic, and art." —Journal of Religion in Africa

Yoruba texts and English translations of a divination system that originated in Nigeria and is widely practiced today by male and female diviners in the diaspora.  Read more...


 
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Overview

"... a landmark in research of African oral traditions."—African Arts

"... a significant contribution to the understanding of Yoruba religious belief, magic, and art." —Journal of Religion in Africa

Yoruba texts and English translations of a divination system that originated in Nigeria and is widely practiced today by male and female diviners in the diaspora. A landmark edition.



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  • ISBN: 9780253013675
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • Date: May 1980
 
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