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Apr 05, R. Servio Gbadamosi rated it it was amazing Jul 22, Refresh and try again. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Lists with This Book. Johnez rated it liked it Jul 07, Linorajj rated it it was ok Aug 10, About Professor Wole Soyinka Wole Soyinka–playwright, novelist, poet and polemical othef born in Nigeria in Remy rated it it was amazing Jun 16, Chukwuka Nwafor rated it it was amazing Feb 15, Adeniyi rated it really liked it Mar 20, Angelica Gracias rated anf it was amazing Dec 31, Niger falls back off track.
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Idanre and Other Poems
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Three years later a severe thunderstorm reminded him of his visit. Lonestar rated it really liked it Nov 29, The first part of ifanre book is entitled “of the road” and consists of five short poems two of which are about fatal accidents; altogether the book is made up of porms sections, “of the road”, “lone figure”, “of birth and death”, “for women”, “grey seasons” and “october ’66” with thirty six short poems about equally divide While Soyinka is best known as a playwright, he is also a poet.
Kela Francis rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Kolawole Joseph rated it it was ok Feb 15, The first part of this book is entitled “of the road” and consists of five short poems two of which are about fatal accidents; altogether the book is made up of six sections, “of the road”, “lone figure”, “of birth and death”, “for women”, “grey seasons” and “october ’66” with thirty six short poems about equally divided between them, and then the long title poem Idanre.
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