Anansi the Spider Man - Jamaican Folk Tales

By: Sherlock, Philip M.

Price: £18.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Orange hardcover with title in brown on spine and front cover. Condition: Good, with very light shelfwear to covers and very light foxing to endpapers. Binding sound, no inscirptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and light foxing to rear of jacket. Not price-clipped. 86pp. Illustrated with b/w drawings by Marcia Brown.As a child growing up in Jamaica, Philip Sherlock, listened in the evenings to the West Indian tales featured in the book. The roots of these tales lie in the villages and forests of West Africa and were brought over with the migrations from West Africa to the Caribbean several hundred years ago.

Title: Anansi the Spider Man - Jamaican Folk Tales

Author Name: Sherlock, Philip M.

Illustrator: Marcia Brown

Categories: Children's Books,

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006369

Keywords: anansi, jamaican fairy tales,