WorldCat Identities

Tutuola, Amos

Overview
Works: 136 works in 540 publications in 16 languages and 10,349 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Juvenile works  Manuscripts  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Librettist, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PR9387.9.T8, 823
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Most widely held works about Amos Tutuola
 
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The palm-wine drinkard and his dead palm-wine tapster in the Dead's Town by Amos Tutuola( Book )

120 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nejúspěšnější až dosud kniha nigerijského spisovotele (na r. 1920), v níž spojil zajímavě prvky africké mytologie a lidové představivosti i filosofie s fantazií a světem moderního člověka
My life in the Bush of Ghosts by Amos Tutuola( Book )

75 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fabel fra Afrika om en dreng, der må flygte fra sin landsby og havner i "Åndernes Skov", hvorfra han først slipper ud efter 24 år
Pauper, brawler, and slanderer by Amos Tutuola( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on the Yoruba folk tradition, Amos Tutuola's tales combine the resonance of universal myth with reflections on a range of human vagaries. The leading characters are all forced to embark on journeys of no return. There is a ploughing competition for the hand of the beautiful Popondoro, and the reign of Pauper and Slanderer in the town of women is inevitably brief. This is Tutuola at his most vivid, funny and imaginative
The witch-herbalist of the remote town by Amos Tutuola( Book )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because they have had no children after four years of marriage, a hunter embarks on a six-year quest in search of the Witch-Mother, who can provide a cure for infertility
Feather woman of the jungle by Amos Tutuola( Book )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brave African huntress by Amos Tutuola( Book )

19 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 18-year-old Adebisi inherits her father's hunting profession, she searches for her four brothers who vanished in the Jungle of the Pygmies before she was born
Simbi and the satyr of the dark jungle by Amos Tutuola( Book )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The village witch doctor & other stories by Amos Tutuola( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories drawn from Yoruba legend and tradition, containing characters from folklore, archetypal figures from Yoruba society and the supernatural
Ajaiyi and his inherited poverty by Amos Tutuola( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild hunter in the Bush of the Ghosts by Amos Tutuola( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoruba folktales by Amos Tutuola( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortællinger - fra Nigeria - hvis handling bygger på Yoruba-eventyr i mundtlig tradition
L'ivrogne dans la brousse by Amos Tutuola( Book )

18 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le narrateur possède une plantation de 560 000 palmiers qui lui fournissent suffisamment de vin de palme pour en boire quotidiennement plus de 200 calebasses. Jusqu'au jour maudit où son "malafoutier" (l'homme qui prépare le vin) se tue accidentellement. Il lui faudra aller en chercher un nouveau dans la Ville-des-Morts. Nous suivons les aventures cocasses qui émaillent cette quête. Ce roman nigérian a été traduit en 1953 par Raymond Queneau
Winds of change : modern short stories from black Africa by Chinua Achebe( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il cacciatore e la donna-elefante by Amos Tutuola( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mein Leben im Busch der Geister by Amos Tutuola( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an African boy who strays into the world of the dead where he is lost for twenty-four years. Incorporates many unrecorded African myths
La Femme plume : récit by Amos Tutuola( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assis autour du vieux chef, les villageois bavardent en attendant le récit de ses aventures passées. Commence l'histoire de la femme Plume, une sorcière, qui, juchée sur une autruche, hante les forêts sacrées et change les humains en statue. Puis surgissent les fantômes de la brousse. Des histoires fantastiques inspirées des contes yoruba
Der Palmweintrinker und sein toter Palmweinzapfer in der Totenstadt by Amos Tutuola( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in German and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belletristik : Nigeria ; Märchen (20. Jh.)
Yaja yŏlmae sulkkun = Palm-wine drinkard by Amos Tutuola( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Korean and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Palmweintrinker by Amos Tutuola( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in German and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il bevitore di vino di palma : romanzo by Amos Tutuola( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1961 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Tutuola, Amos.

チュツオーラ, エイモス

チュツオーラ, エモイス

テュテュオーラ, A

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Pauper, brawler, and slandererSimbi and the satyr of the dark jungleThe village witch doctor & other storiesYoruba folktalesAmos Tutuola revisitedStrategic transformations in Nigerian writing : orality & history in the work of Rev. Samuel Johnson, Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka & Ben OkriEarly West African writers : Amos Tutuola, Cyprian Ekwensi & Ayi Kwei Armah