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" * " 'tis a miracle — they are children of the gods," we heard them exclaiming, and often the enquiry, " which is the wife ? " was made especially by the women, who could not take their eyes off the little Rosa. The queen mother was passing as we arrived,... "
The Siege of Kumassi - Page 65
by Mary Alice Young Hodgson (Lady.) - 1901 - 365 pages
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Four Years in Ashantee

Friedrich August Ramseyer, Johannes Kühne, Theodor Christlieb - Ashanti (African people) - 1875 - 320 pages
...enquiry, " which is the wife ? " was made especially by the women, who could not take their eyes off the little Rosa. The queen mother was passing as we arrived,...followed in more simple or even mean attire. Between each group came eunuchs with little boys and girls, who carried small boxes of play things. The women...
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Four Years in Ashantee

Friedrich August Ramseyer, Johannes Kühne, Theodor Christlieb - Ashanti - 1875 - 320 pages
...enquiry, " which is the wife ? " was made especially by the women, who could not take their eyes off' the little Rosa. The queen mother was passing as we arrived,...the female part of the court was well organised. The favoui'ites were dressed in silks, velvets, and gold ornaments, while others followed in more simple...
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State and Society in Pre-colonial Asante

T. C. McCaskie - History - 2003 - 516 pages
A detailed and richly nuanced historical portrait of pre-colonial Asante.
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