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African short stories in English : an anthology

Author: Jean de Grandsaigne; S Nnamonu
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean de Grandsaigne; S Nnamonu
ISBN: 031201029X 9780312010294
OCLC Number: 11726003
Description: v, 199 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Resurrection / Richard Rive --
Civil peace / Chinua Achebe --
In the cutting of a drink / Ama Ata Aidoo --
Ding dong bell / Kwabena Annan --
Weekend of carousal / Maurice Chishimba --
The ivory dancer / Cyprian Ekwensi --
Death by the waterfall / Rasheed Gbadamosi --
A man can try / Eldred Jones --
A silent song / Leonard Kibera --
Blankets / Alex La Guma --
Lexicographicide / Taban Lo Liyong --
The master of Doornvlei / Ezekiel Mphahlele --
The tender crop / Fwanyanga Mulikita --
Coming of the dry season / Charles Mungoshi --
Ivory bangles / Eric Ng'maryo --
The return / Ngugi Wa Thiong'o --
The truly married woman / Abioseh Nicol --
The nightmare / William Saidi.
Responsibility: [edited by] J. de Grandsaigne ; assistant editor, S. Nnamonu.

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by Anyul (WorldCat user published 2015-09-24) Very Good Permalink

The African short Stories was one of my literature text books in high school other than the famous Romeo and Juliet and Nostalgic  work of Elechi Amadi in the Book Title " The Concubine".

The Tender Crop, Cut me a drink, the Lexicographicide  were some of my most favourite short stories.

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