The ox of the wonderful horns, and other African folktales. Ashley Bryan.

The ox of the wonderful horns, and other African folktales

New York: Atheneum, 1971. First edition (stated). Hardcover. Large quarto in multicolored DJ, red spine, design to front board, 42 pages, chiefly b&w illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm. Extremely mild rubbing to spine head and foot, extremely gentle rubbing to front-rear corner and rear corners, extremely light soiling to DJ, else Near Fine(+) in Near Fine(+) DJ. Item #88977

Inscribed and signed by author. || Anansi (Legendary character) -- Legends. || These tales are full of the life and spirit of Africa, but are fun to read and enjoy anywhere. || Contents: Ananse the spider in search of a fool (Akan-Ashanti) -- Frog and his two wives (Angola) -- Elephant and Frog go courting (Angola) -- Tortoise, Hare, and the sweet potatoes (South Africa) -- The ox of the wonderful horns (Kaffir).

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