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The old hermit and the boy who couldn"t stop laughing

an African fable

by Kimani Christopher Toussaint

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Published by United African Educational and Scholarship Foundation in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Bini (African people) -- Folklore.,
    • Folklore -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementK. Christopher Toussaint ; [illustrated by Alphonso Lassiter].
      GenreFolklore.
      SeriesAfrican fables for children series
      ContributionsLassiter, Alphonso, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.T6215 Ol 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL56424M
      ISBN 10189381100X
      LC Control Number99071331
      OCLC/WorldCa46678145


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