POETRY, PROSE AND POPULAR CULTURE IN HAUSA.
Edition: First US printing, a trade paperback.
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, (1996.). First edition - Comprehensive anthology, with extensive notes and commentary, of the many literary genres of Hausa - the language spoken in Nigeria, Niger, northern Ghana, Senegal and the Sudan. Includes both the original Hausa and translations of many works and places the development of each genre into a historical context. Notes, bibliography, index. 338 pp. ISBN: 1-56098-6956.
Condition: Fine in glossy navy blue wrappers (a new copy)