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Story: Mode of eating porcupine


Mode of eating porcupine


Lucy Lloyd |xam notebooks


Different customs concerning the eating of the Porcupine. By /han≠kass’o (L VII.-6. 6590 rev.-6594 rev.). The people who live where the sun sets (the place where Dia!kwain and his people come from) roast and eat the porcupine on the hunting-ground, but |han≠kass'o's people take the porcupine home when there are no springbok.


1) This story is found in Book VIII-6


|han≠kass'o (Klein Jantje) (VIII)


6 April 1878 (started)


Custom and daily life


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