African Folktales Roger D Abrahams New Folio Society 2016

£36.99

1 in stock

Description

African Folktales by Roger D Abrahams

African folktales are born from performance. They are not static stories frozen on a page with neat ‘happily-ever-after’ endings. Instead each storyteller brings their own perspective and personality to a tale – deliberately inviting discussion, argument and debate from their audience. Selected by acclaimed folklorist Roger D. Abrahams, the 90 stories in this collection feature tales from across the African continent. In his retellings, Abrahams has sought to preserve the individual voice of each storyteller; the result is an essential collection that showcases the remarkable vitality and diversity of African folktales. This superb anthology includes classic trickster tales like ‘Spider Outwits the Rich Woman’, and stories about navigating the complexities of life, such as ‘Never Ask Me About My Family’.

Features;

  • Folio Society First Impression
  • Publisher Folio Society, London; 2016
  • Hardback Bound in Blocked Paper, 336 pp
  • With illustrations by Keith Hau
  • Size 245 x 170mm, 1.2kg

Condition: Brand New – Still In Original Unopened Cellophane Wrap

5 Good Reasons To BUY NOW !!!

  • FREE UK Delivery, Overseas Postage at Reduced Rate
  • Superfast Delivery – I always try to post within 24 hrs of payment to ensure you get your book(s) as quickly as possible.
  • Professional Packaging – I always use Top Quality packaging products to ensure you receive your item in the condition it was sent.
  • Member of IOBA – “The books you want…from sellers you can trust”, www.ioba.org
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed – If you are not 100% satisfied with your book then simply return it for a refund

HCBOOKSONLINE Love Books – Love My Website
If you require any further information please email me.

Additional information

Weight 1.2 kg

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “African Folktales Roger D Abrahams New Folio Society 2016”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *