Ethiopian Wisdom: Proverbs and Sayings of the Oromo People - African Proverbs Series No. 1 (Paperback)

by George Cotter

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This volume presents a selection 1 500 Oromo proverbs and sayings that offer a glimmer of the humour, insight, and world views of the Oromo people. Most are selected from Salt for stew and given here with freer translations, new explanatory notes, subject classifications and illustrations in keeping with the style of the African Proverbs Series, which in its initial phase also includes volumes from Uganda.

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