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Poems of an African.

James J. R. Jolobe

Poems of an African.

by James J. R. Jolobe

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Published by Lovedale Press in [Lovedale, South Africa] .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL8324.Z95 E5 1946
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6037349M
LC Control Number48021405
OCLC/WorldCa2860393

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  The book contains ten poems i wrote about Africa with subtitles. "The Book Of Africa" is basically about both the good and bad things in Africa, also prayer and encouragement poems for Africa. Let's all come together and make the world a better s: 4.   A poem about South Africa Feb 8, | South Africa is a land of diverse cultures and exceptional natural beauty – vibrant with a range of fauna and flora that is well known around the world.

Poem 5 - Children Of Africa (feature hiyaoxfordgirl) Poem 6 - Spirit Of Africa. Poem 7 - Mama Africa. Poem 8 - The Africa In me. Poem 9 - An Africa Thunderstorm. Poem 10 - Long Live Africa! Those are the names of all the poems that are in "The Book Of Africa" A/N You guys should sit back and enjoy because you're about to read one of the best. This book, ANTHOLOGY OF AFRICAN POETRY, is an outgrowth of that poetry competition, bringing the beauty, emotions, and sentiments of these Africa-inspired poets to a broader audience. In this charming, informative and highly educative book-Anthology of African Poetry-written in English and French by the young intellects at Glendon College, York.


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