DescriptionR. Sutherland Rattray. Hausa Folk-Lore Customs, Proverbs, Etc. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1913. Two octavo volumes. Full gilt-stamped red cloth. Boards irregularly faded; spines darkened. Bookplates. Despite the cosmetic imperfections of the binding, a very good copy. From the Professor John Ralph Willis Collection of Rare Africana.
"Hausa Folk-Lore Customs, Proverbs, Etc., Collected and Transliterated with English Translation and Notes." xxiv, 326; 315 pages. Frontispieces. Illustrations. Full gilt-stamped red cloth. Ink stains to binding and to title leaf of Volume II. Bookplates.
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