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Preserving the landscape of imagination

children"s literature in Africa

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Published by Rodopi in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Ga .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature, African -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Raoul Granqvist and Jürgen Martini.
    SeriesMatatu -- no. 17-18
    ContributionsGranqvist, Raoul, 1940-, Martini, Jürgen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9344 .P73 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 361 p. :
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20240371M
    ISBN 109042001666, 9042001607

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