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Death and the king's horseman

Author: Wole Soyinka
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tragedy based on events of 1946 in ancient Yoruba City. English colonial officers intervene to prevent ritual suicide of Yoruba chief. (Play ; choral speaking. 5 acts, 9 men, 3 women, extras, 1 setting).
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Genre/Form: Historical drama
Drama
Named Person: Elesin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wole Soyinka
ISBN: 039304422X 9780393044225 0393044297 9780393044294
OCLC Number: 1974011
Description: 77 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Wole Soyinka.

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Tragedy based on events of 1946 in ancient Yoruba City. English colonial officers intervene to prevent ritual suicide of Yoruba chief. (Play ; choral speaking. 5 acts, 9 men, 3 women, extras, 1 setting).

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