The Dinka and their Songs.


By relating a wide variety of songs to the social context of which they are apart, this book of Dinka poetry both records an oral literature now threatend with extingtion, and gives the reader an intimate association with Dinka social organisation. The basic values of their society, and the tentions and conflicts inheritent in their competition for resources.



h/b in protected d/w, a library copy the property of the corporation of Liverpool, the usual stamps, barcodes and labels, bookplate on f/pd plus scriblings in pencil of dates prices and index numbers. Size 9×6 pp 286.Hinges strong, Binding firm, Textblock clean and bright.Some celotape stains in prelims, no foxing or brouning, A library copy with faults therefore priced accordingly.


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