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8vo - 20 x 20 cm.; Unpaginated with 40 pages. Second printing. "This is the story of an African villager, Flumbo by name, who has lost his boat in a fight with an alligator, and of his son, Momolu, who helped his father get a new boat. It is told in the folk speech of the people there (West Africa)." Striking pictures by the Dillons in the style of African woodcuts. At one point in his life, the author, Graham, taught in a mission school in Africa. This copy bears the bookplate of the author with his name printed on it. The dust jacket shows some very mild shelf wear.
Title: Song of the Boat.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Categories: Childrens - General,
Publisher: New York., Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1975
ISBN Number: 0690752318
ISBN Number 13: 9780690752311
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 16924
Keywords: Lorenz Graham Leo And Diane Dillon Childrens Illustrated Picture Book Africa Bonga Town Momolu West Africa