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4 edition of bibliography of Congo languages. found in the catalog.

bibliography of Congo languages.

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bantu languages -- Bibliography,
  • Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Languages -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBibliography.
    SeriesThe University of Chicago. Department of Anthropology. Bulletin -- V, Bulletin (University of Chicago. Dept. of Anthropology) -- 5.
    ContributionsHarvard University. Library.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97 p.
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22851684M
    OCLC/WorldCa12044907

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bibliography of Congo languages. by Frederick Starr Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Starr, Frederick, Bibliography of Congo languages. Chicago, University of Chicago.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This banner A bibliography of Congo languages by Starr, Frederick, Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard. Genre/Form: Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Starr, Frederick, Bibliography of Congo languages. Chicago, University of Chicago. Excerpt. Our intention has been to confine this study to the geographical limits of the Congo Free State.

A few articles dealing with African languages in general are included because the points therein discussed are applicable and interesting to the student of any Bantu tongue. Visit the post for more. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Comparative Handbook of Congo Languages: Being a Comparative Grammar of the Eight Principal Languages Spoken Along the Banks of the Congo River from the West Coast of Africa to Stanley Falls, and of Swahili, the "lingua Franca" of the Country Stretching Thence to the East Coast, with a Comparative Vocabulary Giving Selected Words from These Languages, with Their English.

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: The official language of the Republic of Congo is languages are mainly Bantu languages, and the two national languages in the country are Kituba and Lingala (13%), followed by Mboshi, Bateke (%), and more than forty other languages, including Pygmy languages (%), which are not Bantu thnic languages: French, Kituba, Lingala.

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