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Deep down in the jungle ..., Negro narrative folklore from the streets of Philadelphia / Roger D. Abrahams.

Author/Creator:
Abrahams, Roger D.
Edition:
First revised edition
Publication:
Chicago, Aldine Publishing Company, 1970.
Series:
Aldine folklore series
Aldine folklore series.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, [1], 278 pages 22 cm
Subjects:
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Folklore.
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
African Americans -- Folklore.
Toasts (African American folk poetry)
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social life and customs.
Place of Publication:
United States Illinois Chicago.
Contents:
Introduction to the Second Edition
Section 1. The Tellers
Section 2. The Texts.
Notes:
"First revised edition published 1970 by Aldine Publishing Company ..."
"Designed by Cameron Poulter."
"Cover Design by V. Seper/Chicago."
"In this revised edition, Professor Abrahams has updated his analysis and has included much more of his personal fieldwork experience than in the first edition."--Foreword.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-272) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy has embossed stamp "JB Library of Joanna Banks"
Banks Collection copy is "Second Printing 1973".
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (stamp) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1970
1963
Contributor:
Dundes, Alan, writer of foreword.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0202010911
OCLC:
88240
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