Simbi And The Satyr Of The Dark Jungle by Amos TutuolaSimbi And The Satyr Of The Dark Jungle by Amos Tutuola

Simbi And The Satyr Of The Dark Jungle

byAmos Tutuola

Paperback | April 28, 2015

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Simbi and the Satyr of the Dark Jungle is the fabulous tale of Simbi, a rich and beautiful girl with a wonderful singing voice. She tires of her comfortable lifestyle, and decides that she must come to know poverty and punishment. The story tells, with terrifying imagination and comic invention, of how she achieves this experience and how, in the end, she escapes from it.

Amos Tutuola was born in Abeokuta, Nigeria, in 1920. His first novel, The Palm-Wine Drinkard, was acquired by T. S. Eliot and published by Faber in 1952.

Amos Tutuola was born in Abeokuta, Nigeria, in 1920. The son of a cocoa farmer, he attended several schools before training as a blacksmith. He later worked as a civil servant. His first novel, The Palm-Wine Drinkard, was published in 1952 and brought him international recognition. From 1956 until retirement, he worked for the Nigerian...
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Title:Simbi And The Satyr Of The Dark JungleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7.76 × 4.97 × 0.38 inPublished:April 28, 2015Publisher:Faber & Faber AgencyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0571320724

ISBN - 13:9780571320721

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