This collection offers a selection of descriptions and tales, often those recorded faithfully by some of the first to put them to paper—tales of the gods, creation stories, trickster adventures, animal fables and stories which amuse and teach—from Olukun’s Revenge, from the Yoruba people of west Africa, to The Story of the Glutton, from the Bantu-speaking peoples of east Africa, all brought together with the aim of providing an insight into the boundless and vibrant world of African myth. Chapters include: Orgins of the World; Witchcraft and Sorcery; Animal Myths; Sacrifice and Offerings; Death; Obatala Creates Mankind; The Gods Descended From the Sky; The Coming of Darkness; The Sun and the Moon; The Road to Heaven; The Two Suns; The Snake Man; Cloud Eating; When Lion Could Fly; Katangatanga of the Sea; tons more! Imported from Britain.
AFRICAN MYTHS Edited by Jake Jackson. 256 Pages. 5x8 Paperback.
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