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Some Nigerian fertility cults

Percy Amaury Talbot

Some Nigerian fertility cults

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Published by Cass in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Phallicism.,
    • Cults -- Nigeria.,
    • Nigeria -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] P. Amaury Talbot.
      SeriesCass library of African studies. General studies,, no. 33
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2470.N5 T3 1967
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 140 p.
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5578515M
      LC Control Number67091516


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Talbot, Percy Amaury.Some Nigerian fertility cults [by] P. Amaury Talbot Cass London. Wikipedia Citation. Press. 12s. 6d.)—Mr. Talbot, whose great work on The Peoples of Southern Nigeria has won him distinction among ethnologists, describes in this monograph a special aspect of the primitive religion of the Ibo and Ijaw tribes in South-Eastern Nigeria.

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