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Black African literature in English.

Bernth Lindfors

Black African literature in English.

by Bernth Lindfors

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Published by Africana Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • African literature (English) -- Black authors -- History and criticism -- Bibliography.,
    • Blacks -- Africa -- Intellectual life -- Bibliography.,
    • Blacks in literature -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementBernth Lindfors.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3508.L5 L56 Suppl., PR9340 L56 Suppl.
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx 382 p. ;
      Number of Pages382
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2708455M
      ISBN 100841909628
      LC Control Number86001021

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