2 edition of **Mathematics and logic in the Kpelle language** found in the catalog.

Mathematics and logic in the Kpelle language

Gay, John.

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Published
**1971**
by Institute of African Studies in Ibadan
.

Written in English

- Kpelle language -- Grammar.,
- Kpelle language -- Semantics.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 151-152 (1st group)

Statement | by John Gay and William Welmers; and, A first course in Kpelle, by William Welmers. |

Series | University of Ibadan, Institute of African Studies. Occasional publication, no. 21, Occasional publication (University of Ibadan. Institute of African Studies) ;, no. 21. |

Contributions | Welmers, William Everett, 1916- joint author., Welmers, William Everett, 1916- |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | AS633.A1 O25 no. 21, PL8411.1 O25 no. 21 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 152, 184 p. |

Number of Pages | 184 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5336527M |

LC Control Number | 72189875 |

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