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Papers on African literature

Papers on African literature

given at the seminar series on African art and literature, Sheffield University, 1975-6

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Published by Department of English Literature, The University, Africa Educational Trust, [distributed by] University of Texas Press (Periodicals) in Sheffield, London, Austin, Texas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African literature -- Congresses,
  • English literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses,
  • Africa in literature -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Christopher Heywood.
    GenreCongresses, History and criticism
    SeriesSheffield papers on literature and society -- 1
    ContributionsHeywood, Christopher.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 127 p. ;
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23753826M

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