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European-Language Writing in Sub-Saharan Africa (Comparative History of Literatures in European Languages, Vol 6) by A. Gerard ISBN 13: 9789630538329

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Hardcover; New York: John Benjamins Pub Co, March 1987; ISBN-13: 978-9630538329

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Between Two Thieves

Between Two Thieves

by Dehan, Richard [Clotilde (Inez Mary) Graves]

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1912. First American Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Pseudonym of Clotilde (Inez Mary) Graves (1863-1932). Wrote other supernatural stories. Very good red cloth. Gilt titles and decoration. Some wear, soiling, previous owner name inside, no jacket. (1912), 12mo, 687pp. [1], "Clotilde Augusta Inez Mary Graves (1863-1932), the daughter of Major W.H. Graves and Antoinette Dean of Harwich, was born at Buttevant castle on 3 June 1863. She was cousin of Alfred Perceval Graves, the father of the poet Robert Graves. Convent educated in Lourdes, she converted to Catholicism and embarked on a literary career. She was a successful London and New York playwright who enjoyed considerable literary acclaim in the first decades of the 20th century. In 1911, under the pseudonym of Richard Dehan, she published The Dop Doctor. It was made into a film in 1915 by Fred Paul. The film gave considerable offence in… Read more
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Between Two Thieves

Between Two Thieves

by Dehan, Richard [Clotilde (Inez Mary) Graves]

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London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1912. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very good olive green cloth. Some wear, soiling, tanning to endpapers, no jacket. 1912, 12mo, (vi), 718pp. 2 pages advertising bound in. Pseudonym of Clotilde (Inez Mary) Graves (1863-1932). Wrote other supernatural stories. "Clotilde Augusta Inez Mary Graves (1863-1932), the daughter of Major W.H. Graves and Antoinette Dean of Harwich, was born at Buttevant castle on 3 June 1863. She was cousin of Alfred Perceval Graves, the father of the poet Robert Graves. Convent educated in Lourdes, she converted to Catholicism and embarked on a literary career. She was a successful London and New York playwright who enjoyed considerable literary acclaim in the first decades of the 20th century. In 1911, under the pseudonym of Richard Dehan, she published The Dop Doctor. It was made into a film in 1915 by Fred Paul. The film gave considerable offence in South Africa… Read more
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EUROPEAN-LANGUAGE WRITING IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA.
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EUROPEAN-LANGUAGE WRITING IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA.: Volumes 1 & 2.

by Gerard, Albert S. (Ed).

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Akademiai Kiado. Budapest 1986.. Institutional library stamp both volumes. ff age-tanned else VG condition in dustwrappers.. Black cloth boards. 2 volumes 1288pp total. 8vo These two volumes dealing with Sub-Saharan Africa provide a systematic survey of creative writings generated in the three main European languages that were used for imaginative purposes on the African continent. Mainly references English, French, & Portuguese writings, but many other languages are included (even Latin). The work is organised to a taxonomy that takes into account time, space, and language with a comprehensive system of periodisation applied to the fast-growing corpus of literature produced from Dakar to Dar es Salaam and from the Sahara to the Cape of Good Hope. since independence. HEAVY ITEM will incur additional postage costs.
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EUROPEAN-LANGUAGE WRITING IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA. IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I & II

EUROPEAN-LANGUAGE WRITING IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA. IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I & II

by Albert S. Gerard (Editor)

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Budapest: Akademiai Kiado, 1986. Hard Cover. Near Fine binding/Near Fine dust jacket. A clean copy, complete in two volumes. Dustjackets are clean, with slight fading. Now protected in a mylar cover. Near Fine binding / Near Fine dust jacket.
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European-Language Writing in Sub-Saharan Africa
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European-Language Writing in Sub-Saharan Africa

by Albert S. Gérard

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Hungary: John Benjamins Publishing Co., 1987 Comparative History of Literatures in European Languages VI. New Excellent Book.. Hard Cover. New.
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European-language Writing in Sub-Saharan Africa (Comparative History of Literatures in European...
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European-language Writing in Sub-Saharan Africa (Comparative History of Literatures in European Languages) (Vol 6)

by Albert S. GĂ©rard (Editor)

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John Benjamins Publishing Company, 1986-01-01. Hardcover. Good.
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European-language Writing in Sub-Saharan Africa (Comparative History of Literatures in European Languages VI)

by GÉRARD, Albert S. (ed.)

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John Benjamins Publishing Company, 1986. Hardcover. New. The first major comparative study of African writing in western languages, European-language Writing in Sub-Saharan Africa, edited by Albert S. GĂ©rard, falls into four wide-ranging sections: an overview of early contacts and colonial developments “Under Western Eyes”; chapters on “Black Consciousness” manifest in the debates over Panafricanism and Negritude; a group of essays on mental decolonization expressed in “Black Power” texts at the time of independence struggles; and finally “Comparative Vistas,” sketching directions that future comparative study might explore. An introductory essay stresses the millennia of writing in Africa, side by side with a richly eloquent and artistic set of vernacular oral traditions; written and oral traditions have become interwoven in adaptations of imported forms and linguistic innovations that challenge traditional “high” literary norms. GĂ©rard uses the mathematical concept of… Read more
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