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Under the Frangipani

Mia Couto ; translated by David Brookshaw
Format
Book
Published
London : Serpent's Tail, c2001.
Language
Translation of: A varanda do fragipani
Uniform Title
A Varanda Do Fragipani English
ISBN
1852427299 (pbk.)
Summary
A police inspector is investigating a strange murder, a case in which all of the suspects are eager to claim responsibility. Set in a former Portuguese fort which stored slaves and ivory, the tale combines fable and allegory, dreams and myths.
Description
viii, 150 p. ; 22 cm.
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