A Grammar of the Chinyanja Language
RIDDEL Alexander (1880.)
£250.00 [First Edition]
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as spoken at Lake Nyassa with Chinyanja-English and English-Chinyanja Vocabularies. First edition. Small 8vo. Original red cloth, a little faded. 150pp. Edinburgh, John McLaren & Son,
Also known as Chichewa, Chinyanja is still spoken in parts of East, Central and Southern Africa. Although references to the language date back to 1875, this is the first important attempt to codify it.
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