Benin: A Kingdom in Bronze, The Royal Court Art (SIGNED)

By: Babacar M'Bow, Osemwegie Ebohon

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Book Condition: Good


Long inscription to front fly by the editor and founder of the Ebohon Cultural Center, Benin City, Nigeria, High Priest Osemwegie Ebohon , dated October 21, 2005. Pictorial paper wraps. Exhibition catalogue for Benin: A Kingdom in Bronze, the Royal Court Art that took place at The African-American Research Library and Cultural Center. Essays include: Highlighting the Linkages: Africa and the African Diaspora by Samuel F. Morrison, Discoursing in our Mothers' Tongue by Babacar M'Bow, Iyoba Idia: Mother of the Nation and the Hidden Oba of Benin by Nkiru Nzegwu, Respecting African Cultures: Advancing Our Knowledge by Carole Boyce-Davies, 1400 Years of Benin Kingdom by Osemwegie Ebohon, as well as topics on Benin Plaques, Cross-Cultural Fertilization, and Middle Passage. Color photography throughout. Loss to top right front corner of wrap; general wear to wraps (see image). 150 pp. 9 x 12 inches First Edition.

Title: Benin: A Kingdom in Bronze, The Royal Court Art (SIGNED)

Author Name: Babacar M'Bow, Osemwegie Ebohon

Illustrator: Jonelle Ashaki Ayodele Davies

Categories: Religion, Art, Africa,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, African-American Research Library and Cultural Center: September 2005

Book Condition: Good

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 5390