THE Beardless Man of Tornabia and Other Stories

THE Beardless Man of Tornabia and Other Stories

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In the grand storytelling tradition of One Thousand and One Nights comes 'The Beardless Man of Tornabia & Other Stories' by Bernice Agyekwena. The Beardless Man of Tornabia & Other Stories is a collection of original African fairy tales rooted in the traditional beliefs, folklore, myths and cultural practices of the peoples of Africa. It shares the same characteristics with traditional fairy-tales from all over the world, with common themes such as an ordinary girl getting married to a royal, and deprived children finding a benefactor, as well as tales examining the eternal battle between right and wrong, good and evil. So, re-discover Africa with this vivid and exciting collection of unique African fairy tales, deeply rooted in African myths and traditions, with Bernice Agyekwena in her stunning debut work.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 386 pages
  • 129.54 x 205.74 x 27.94mm | 498.95g
  • Mediaaria CDM Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0956531687
  • 9780956531681

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