FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, FIRST AMERICAN PRINTING COPY. PUBLISHED BY GROVE PRESS IN 1953. THIS COPY COME WITH THE ORIGINAL $2.75 DUST JACKET AND THE STATED "FIRST PRINTING" REMARK ON THE COPYRIGHT PAGE.*~*A nice clean book, used, but still in very good condition, has its original dust jacket accompanying the book. This book has no markings within such as underlines, notes or highlighting, book binding is tight, and pages are clean. This is a hardcover edition copy. If you have questions, please contact us here. We offer an unconditional 100% Money-back Guarantee! if you do not want the item for any reason. All return are accepted *~*. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: "...brief, thronged, grisly and bewitching ...written in English by a West African...Nothing is too prodigious or too trivial to put down in this tall, devilish story". (Dylan Thomas in the "Observer").
About the Author: Amos Tutuola was born in Abeokuta, Nigeria, in 1920. The son of a cocoa farmer, he attended several schools before training as a blacksmith. He later worked as a civil servant. His first novel, The Palm-Wine Drinkard, was published in 1952 and brought him international recognition. From 1956 until retirement, he worked for the Nigerian Broadcasting Company while continuing to write. His last book, The Village Witch Doctor and Other Stories, was published in 1990. He died in Ibadan in 1997.
Title: The Palm-Wine Drinkard and His Dead ...
Book Condition: Collectible; Very Good
Book Description Grove Press, 1984. Book Condition: Very Good. Black cat ed. N/A. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP82097321
Book Description Grove Press. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Very Good. 0394621689 Very Good Condition. Has some wear. Five star seller - Buy with confidence!. Bookseller Inventory # Z0394621689Z2
Book Description Grove Press. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0394621689I5N00
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97803946216854.0
Book Description Grove Press, New York, 1984. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. In very good condition; slight rubbing at tips of outside corners and top and bottom of spine; faint to light soiling outside edges of book; small area of light soiling front end paper and front free end paper; faint toning to clean interior pages; binding sound. Introduction by Michael Thelwell. First Black Cat Edition; First Printing 1984. 130 numbered pages. 7 x 4 1/8 in. Inv. FS0280. Bookseller Inventory # 003232
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97803946216853.0
Book Description Grove Press, 1984. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Mass market paperback. Near very good condition, Crease upper front corner and light wear to tips of lower cornerrs. Indentions first title page. No marks or highlighting noted. Clean, straight and tight. Bookseller Inventory # 09635
Book Description Grove Press, New York, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 1st PB edition. Very slight edge wear, with age toned paper, browning of inside covers. A bright, tight copy of this hard to find first novel. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 148 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 41694
Book Description Grove Press, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # HH-020-98-9595309
Book Description Grove Press, 1984. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020394621689