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Specimens of Bushmen folklore

W. H. I. Bleek

Specimens of Bushmen folklore

by W. H. I. Bleek

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Published by Daimon in Einsiedeln [Switzerland] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • San (African people),
  • Folklore -- South Africa.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcollected by Wilhelm H.I. Bleek and Lucy C. Lloyd.
    ContributionsLloyd, Lucy, 1834-1914.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR360.B9 B4 1911a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxl, 468 p. :
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22430372M
    ISBN 10385630603X

    This page volume contains 84 stories about Bushman myths and legends, including interpretations of the natural world, animal fables, the story of the first man, and customs, superstitions, and more. There are stories about girls and frogs, hyenas that seek revenge, the wind, and the making of arrows. There are also stories about the origin of the stars Sirius and Canopus, the treatment of.   Specimens of Bushman Folk-lore by Wilhelm Bleek, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Specimens of Bushman Folk-lore: Wilhelm Bleek: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(23).

    Specimens of Bushman Folklore is a work by linguist Wilhelm Bleek and Lucy C. Lloyd. It chronicles the legends, myths, and traditional stories of the Bushmen of southern Africa, collected through interviews. Besides the 87 stories, the book also features rock art attributed to the cturer: Apps Publisher. Buy Specimens of Bushman Folklore Large type / large print edition by Bleek, W.H.I. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(10).

    All Smithsonian museums and Smithsonian Libraries locations continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID We are not announcing a re-opening date at this time and will provide updates on a regular and as-needed basis. Adapted from Specimens of Bushmen Folklore, collected by W. H. L. Bleek and edited by L. C. Lloyd. George Allen and Company Ltd, London, The book is available on-line at the Sacred Texts website. The current plight of the bushmen is described at the Survival International website and at the Bretton Woods Project website.


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This new edition of the long-out-of print classic collection of Bushman tales provides a fascinating look into the life of these little-known people.

As Megan Biesele writes in her Foreword: "The fact that a family of trained linguists and their associates sat down between and with a group of /Xam people who had been temporarily sprung free of imprisonment in Specimens of Bushmen folklore book Town's Breakwater.

About this Item: Pinnacle Press 5/24/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Specimens of Bushman Folklore. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller 3. Specimens of Bushman Folk-lore was published by Dr.

W.H.I. Bleek only after he'd overcome many great difficulties (and great they were in late s South Africa). So complete is this volume that Dr. Bleek even provides explanations on how to make the many click sounds that are endemic to the Bushman language. Good luck wrapping your tongue around them.

Published inSpecimens of Bushman Folklore offers an interesting glimpse into folk tales, personal accounts and songs of the bushmen.

Stories such as The Man Who Found A Lion In A Cave, The Leopard And The Jackal, The Girl Of The Early Race, Who Made Stars and The Man Who Ordered His Wife To Cut Off His Ears.

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Dear Sir or Madam, for the exhibition 'Animism' from March, 15th to May, 6th at Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin, we would like to use a few pages of the book 'Species for a Bushman Folklore' of W.H.I.

Bleek & L. Lloyd from Pages: Specimens of Bushman Folklore, by W.H.I. Bleek and L.C. Lloyd, [], at INTRODUCTION.

THE Bushmen were members of a division of the human species that in all probability once occupied the whole, or nearly the whole, of the African continent.

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Bleek, W.H.I. (Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel), Specimens of Bushman folklore. London: G. Allen & Co., Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek (8 March – 17 August ) was a German work included A Comparative Grammar of South African Languages and his great project jointly executed with Lucy Lloyd: The Bleek and Lloyd Archive of ǀxam and!kun texts.

A short form of this eventually reached press with Specimens of Bushman Folklore, which Laurens van der Post drew on : 8 MarchBerlin, German Confederation.

The Hardcover of the Specimens of Bushmen Folklore by W. Bleek at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book Pages: Specimens of Bushman Folklore has been considered the cornerstone of study of the Bushmen and their religious beliefs.

Laurens van der Post describes the book (and Dorothea Bleek's Mantis and His Friend) as "a sort of Stone Age Bible" in the introduction to The Heart of the Hunter (), a follow-up to The Lost World of the Kalahari.

Specimens of Bushman Folklore by W.H.I. Bleek and L.C. Lloyd "Specimens of Bushman Folklore is a book by the linguist Wilhelm H. Bleek and Lucy C. Lloyd published in The book records eighty-seven Bushman legends, myths and other traditional stories.4/5.

Specimens of Bushman folklore Item Preview remove-circle we would like to use a few pages of the book 'Species for a Bushman Folklore' of W.H.I. Bleek & L. Lloyd from The exhibition content consists of historical paintings of the European tradition as well as works of contemporary art, reproductions of books and films.

Pages: Specimens of Bushman Folk-Lore - 84 folklore tales from the Kalahari Bushmen ebook. ISBN: e. This transcription presents the English translations. The original book has Bushman text on the facing pagesJBH.

In the arrangement of these specimens of Bushman folk-lore, Dr. Bleek's division has been followed. The figures at the head of each piece refer to its number in one or other of the two Bushman Reports mentioned above. Book Description: "Specimens of Bushman Folklore is a book by the linguist Wilhelm H.

Bleek and Lucy C. Lloyd published in The book records eighty-seven Bushman legends, myths and other traditional stories/5(7). Specimens of Bushman Folklore (Forgotten Books) | L. Lloyd, W. Bleek | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf Format: Taschenbuch. This transcription presents the English translations.

The original book has Bushman text on the facing pagesJBH. In the arrangement of these specimens of Bushman folk-lore, Dr. Bleek's division has been followed.

The figures at the head of each piece refer to its number in one or other of the two Bushman Reports mentioned above. The.This new edition of the long-out-of print classic collection of Bushman tales provides a fascinating look into the life of these little-known people.

As Megan Biesele writes in her Foreword: "The fact that a family of trained linguists and their. DOWNLOAD HERE. Specimens of Bushman Folk-lore was published by Dr. WHI Bleek only after he’d overcome many great difficulties (and great they were in late s South Africa).