The fetish folk of West Africa

Title
The fetish folk of West Africa / by Robert H. Milligan ; illustrated.
Author
Milligan, Robert H.,
Publication
  • New York : Chicago ; Toronto ; London ; and Edinburgh : Fleming H. Revell Company, [1912]
  • ©1912.
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Additional Authors
Fleming H. Revell Company, publisher.
Description
328 pages, [16] leaves of plates : illustrations; 22 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Note
  • With a half-title; advertisement for other work by author on verso of half-title page.
  • "London and Edinburgh" follow the publisher's name in imprint on title page.
  • "Copyright, 1912, by Fleming H. Revell Company."--verso of title page.
Provenance (note)
  • is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Contents
1. The white man's grave -- 2. "The wise ones" -- 3. A dying tribe -- 4. A living remnant -- 5. African music -- 6. Pests -- 7. The "cannibal" fang -- 8. Manners and customs -- 9. Funeral customs -- 10. The "Dorothy" -- 11. Schoolboys -- 12. A school -- 13. The mental degredation of Fetishism -- 14. The moral degredation of Fetishism -- 15. Fetishism and the cross -- 16. Missions and social progress -- 17. The critics -- 18. Saints among savages.
Call Number
Sc 916.72-M (Milligan, R. H. Fetish folk of West Africa)
LCCN
13000925
Author
Milligan, Robert H., author.
Title
The fetish folk of West Africa / by Robert H. Milligan ; illustrated.
Publisher
New York : Chicago ; Toronto ; London ; and Edinburgh : Fleming H. Revell Company, [1912]
Copyright Date
©1912.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Provenance
Copy in Sc 916.72-M (accession no. B429207) is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
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Fleming H. Revell Company, publisher.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Added Title
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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Sc 916.72-M (Milligan, R. H. Fetish folk of West Africa)
QPE (Milligan, R. H. Fetish folk of West Africa)
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