guide to creative writing by Africans in English.
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Published in Accra .
Written in English


  • African literature (English) -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

At head of title: Ghana Library Board.

ContributionsGhana. Library Board.
LC ClassificationsZ3508.L5 A3 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 57 l.
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5091967M
LC Control Number74163517

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