An African elegy

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J. Cape, 1992 - Poetry - 84 pages
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User Review  - Leanne Bell - Goodreads

Found this on a second hand stall in the students union many years ago. Just brilliant. Contains my favourite poem in the world, "To an English friend in Africa". Read full review

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User Review  - Anne-marie - Goodreads

I'm a fan of the quite simple style and the themes that Okri draws out as running through time. War, jealousy, love, enchantment. Read full review

Contents

Lament of the Images
9
The Cross is Gone
15
We Sing Absurdities
21
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Ben Okri was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He lives in London.

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