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The brassman's secret

Author: Meshack Asare
Publisher: Accra : Educational Press and Manufacturers, ©1981.
Series: Busy bee (Accra, Ghana)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kwajo's father makes traditional small figures. One day, he makes him a little brass drummer who comes alive and transforms Kwajo into a land of proverbs and riddles. It is a land where the figures represent money, and the people are citizens in a powerful kingdom. Kwajo is tempted by riches but must first solve a series of riddles and symbols. He fails at the last test, but learns an important lesson.
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Genre/Form: Folk tales
Moral tales
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Asare, Meshack, 1945-
Brassman's secret.
Accra : Educational Press and Manufacturers, ©1981
(OCoLC)903914817
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meshack Asare
ISBN: 9964953267 9789964953263 0948212012 9780948212017
OCLC Number: 11257446
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 26 x 29 cm.
Series Title: Busy bee (Accra, Ghana)
Responsibility: Meshack Asare ; illustrated by the author.

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Kwajo's father makes traditional small figures. One day, he makes him a little brass drummer who comes alive and transforms Kwajo into a land of proverbs and riddles. It is a land where the figures represent money, and the people are citizens in a powerful kingdom. Kwajo is tempted by riches but must first solve a series of riddles and symbols. He fails at the last test, but learns an important lesson.

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