The Social System of the Zulu


This work on the Zulus is a compilation rather than the result of personal investigation in the field,and is intended primarily as a collection and scientific co-ordination of the information scattered about,or lying concealed in numerous publications.Set out in 16 chapters it deals with history,kinship systems,village life,food and narcotics,birth and childhood,adulthood,marriage ceremonies,death and burial,and much,much more.An imprtant item

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H/b in the original boards,edges a little dusty with a black ink mark to face board.corners bumped ends of spine bruised.No d/w.Size 9×6 pp 19+420,index,various appendix 1–10,plates,inc frontispiece,sketches in text,page maps,bibliography,Hinges strong Binding good to firm.This a exlibrary copy with bookplate to front p/dn.stamp to front e/p,with small stamp here and there in the text,an ink-mark to tittle-page.A little age-browned otherwise nice and clean throughout.


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