Africa for Beginners
Melvin J. Lasky
In this book the author looks away from the traditional backdrop of jungles, wild beasts and drums and concentrates on the changing accents and inflections of Africa’s new places – the cities, the universities, the political headquarters, the newspaper offices, the cafes. Second impression, August 1963. Yehudi Menuhin’s copy inscribed to him by the author on front free endpaper; also includes a letter from the author to Yehudi Menuhin dated 20 April 1964.
Near Fine. Small tears and creases at top edge of dust jacket.
|Book Publishing Details|
|Author:||Melvin J. Lasky|
|Full title:||Africa for Beginners|
|Publisher:||Weidenfeld and Nicolson|
|Category||Travel & Places|
|Size:||190mm Tall, 12mo|