The House with No Door : African Riddle-Poems
When is a riddle not a riddle? When it's a riddle-poem! Riddle poems are unique. The succinct poetic images in this delightful and often moving collection have been gathered from various African sources by Brian Swann, a preeminent scholar, poet, and collector of riddles from around the globe. Warm and colorful paintings by renowned author-illustrator Ashley Bryan make this book a treasure. There are twenty-two poetic visions to ponder in this noteworthy collection.
- Hardback | 32 pages
- 231.14 x 271.78 x 12.7mm | 408.23g
- 01 Oct 1998
- HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
- United States
- Illustrations, unspecified