This blog is a hub for Laura Gibbs' forays into the wide world of proverbs.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Title: African Native Literature (Koelle)
Title: African Native Literature, Or Proverbs, Tales, Fables, & Historical Fragments in the Kanuri Or Bornu Language: To which are Added a Translation of the Above and a Kanuri-English Vocabulary Author: Sigismund Wilhelm Koelle Year: 1854 Pages: 434 pages Google Books
Description: The proverbs on pp. 1-6 contain a Romanization of the original plus an English translation and some brief comments regarding usage.