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Singing tales of Africa.

Author: Adjai Robinson; Christine Price
Publisher: New York, C. Scribner's Sons [©1974]
Edition/Format:   Musical score : Juvenile audience : English
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Seven African tales containing songs telling of history, heroes, kings, animals, virtues, and vices.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Musical Score
All Authors / Contributors: Adjai Robinson; Christine Price
ISBN: 068413683X 9780684136837
OCLC Number: 986577
Notes: Unacc. melodies.
Description: 80 pages illustrations 27 cm
Contents: Why the baboon has a shining seat (Krio, Sierra Leone) --
Why there is death in the world (Ibo, Nigeria) --
The stepchild and the fruit trees --
Ojumiri and the giant (Krio, Sierra Leone) --
Ayele and the flowers (eastern Ghana) --
"Leave it there!" --
"Mother-in-law, today is shake-head day!" (Krio, Sierra Leone).
Responsibility: Retold by Adjai Robinson. Illustrated by Christine Price.

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Seven African tales containing songs telling of history, heroes, kings, animals, virtues, and vices.

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