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    A. J. N. Tremearne. Hausa Superstitions and Customs. London: John Bale, Sons & Danielsson, 1913. Presumed first edition. 548 pages. Photographs, illustrations. Original red cloth is somewhat soiled. Contents generally clean, binding sturdy. Overall, very good. From the Professor John Ralph Willis Collection of Rare Africana.


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    "An Introduction to the Folk-Lore and the Folk." Octavo. xv, 548 pages, plus five pages of ads. With forty-one photographic illustrations and over two hundred figures in the text. Index. Fold-out map. Original red cloth illustrated and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. Cloth soiled, gilt dulled. Front hinge cracked; rear hinge starting. Free endpapers toned; front free endpaper chipped. Fore-edge foxed. A few inoffensive pencil marks. Bookplate. Contents generally clean and binding sturdy. Overall, very good.



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