Unpublished typescript, composed by Rev Edwin Lloyd in Johannesburg. Inscription inside reads 'Dedicated to my Grandchildren - Arthur, Lenora and Freddie'. Includes annotations and corrections. Note: pp 80 & 81 missing.
Kalabatla. Fifty Folk Lore Tales of South Africa, by Edwin Lloyd
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- ReferenceGB 102 CWML MSS/111
- Former ReferenceGB 102 CWML Q26
- Dates of Creation1921
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 vol (164 pp)
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Edwin Lloyd (1856-1932) served as a missionary with the London Missionary Society in Southern Africa between 1884 and 1914. He served in the Shoshong and Kanye areas and performed work mainly of an evangelistic nature, working with local tribes and spending time on educational work. He employed his language skills in interpreting for the three chiefs from Bechuanaland on their visit to England, revising the Sechwana scriptures and compsing hymns in the Sechwana language.