The Ban of the Bori, Demons and Demon-Dancing in West and North Africa

The Ban of the Bori, Demons and Demon-Dancing in West and North Africa

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The Ban of the Bori, Demons and Demon-Dancing in West and North Africa By A. J. N. Tremearne

Format: Scanned PDF.

Pages (PDF): 571

Publication Date: 1914

Illustrations: Yes

Available formats: Scanned PDF

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Book Description:

Fully illustrated. Chapters include: The Origin of the Hausa Colonies in North Africa; Totemism and King-killing; Personal Enhancement and Dress; Habitations and Domestic Life; Birth and Puberty; Death and the After-Life; Magic. The Saints and the Magicians; Magic in the House—Love Charms; Magic in the House—Self-Preservation; Magic in the Fields—^Agriculture, etc; Magic in the Fields—Hunting, etc; Superstitions and Omens; Bori – The Black Spirits; Bori – The Temples and the Sect, and more.


 


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