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Tell my horse : voodoo and life in Haiti and Jamaica

Hurston, Zora Neale.

New York : Harper Perennial, 2009.

viii, 311 pages, 16 pages : illustrations, music ; 21 cm.

The author recounts her experiences as an initiate into the voodoo practices of Haiti and Jamaica in the 1930s.

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ISBN:

978-0-06-169513-1 paperback

ISBN:

978-0-06-169513-1 paperback

LC Call No:

BL2490 .H88 2009

Dewey Class No:

299/.675 22

Author:

Hurston, Zora Neale.

Title:

Tell my horse : voodoo and life in Haiti and Jamaica / Zora Neale Hurston ; with a new foreword by Ishmael Reed.

VaryingTitle:

Voodoo and life in Haiti and Jamaica

Edition:

First Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition.

Physical:

viii, 311 pages, 16 pages : illustrations, music ; 21 cm.

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Series:

Harper Perennial Modern Classics

Notes:

"With an afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr."--Cover.

Notes:

"Series editor: Henry Louis Gates, Jr."

Notes:

"P.S. insights, interviews & more..."--Cover.

Notes:

Originally published in hardcover: J.B. Lippincott, c1938. First Perennial Library edition published, 1990.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-304).

Summary:

The author recounts her experiences as an initiate into the voodoo practices of Haiti and Jamaica in the 1930s.

Subject:

Vodou--Haiti

Subject:

Vodou--Jamaica.

AE:PersName:

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Harper Perennial modern classics.

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