New York, Africana Publishing Corporation: 1971
Edition: first English-language edition
Seller ID: 3122
Condition: Very Good
Hardcover with dust jacket, orange cloth with black spine and cover titles, 12 by 19 cm, x 157 pp. Hardcover is very good with only faint wear at the extremities; the jacket is very good with light edge wear and some creases from where the jacket flaps have been folded in different positions over the years (see image). Dadié (1916-2019) was an Ivoirian poet, dramatist, and novelist “whose works were inspired both by traditional themes from Africa’s past and by a need to assert the modern African’s desire for equality, dignity, and freedom.” Originally published in 1956, the autobio... View More...