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Khamsine: Poems [Signed By The Author]

Syad, William J. F.

Published by Presence Africaine, Paris, 1959
Condition: Very Good - Fine Soft cover
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70 (2) pp, preface de Leopold S. Senghor; DU SABLE AU CREUX D'UN MAIN: Ni poete, ni ecrivain; Evasion; Ange noir; Pourquoi; Amour; Toi; Tes yeux rieurs; Ne m'oublie pas; Adieu. L'AUBE D'UNE VUSION: L'ange aux ailes brisees; La femme et le chien. CREPUSCULE: Qui suis-je; Je suis. Tu es; Hier; L'Influx de la voix. UNSOLVED QUESTIONS: What is truth; Lie; Nothingness; When dawn will rise; The widow whose son lies there; Hunger be in thy path; Hunger at their heels; Fraud; The Birth of a Nation. First Edition, 1959. Inscribed by William J. F. Syan, October, '69. "William Syad was born in French Somalia in 1930 and was educated in Saudi Arabia and at the University of Paris, Sorbonne. As a supporter of Somalian unity, Syad has spent much of his life in exile. He worked for Radio Djibouti from 1955-1960 but then fled into exile once again. When the Somalia Republic was formed, Syad became head of the department of Tourism and Culture at the Ministry of Information in Mogadishu. This was followed by a long and distinguished career in the Somali foreign service." Only the slightest wear, else, Pristine Interior. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Trade paperback. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 003077

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Title: Khamsine: Poems [Signed By The Author]

Publisher: Presence Africaine, Paris

Publication Date: 1959

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition:Very Good - Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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