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by Bessie Head

  • Author: Bessie Head
  • ISBN: 1874932115
  • ISBN13: 978-1874932116
  • ePub: 1149 kb | FB2: 1959 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Contemporary
  • Publisher: ViVa Books (1994)
  • Pages: 49
  • Rating: 4.2/5
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The lovers (Well known stories) ePub download

Bessie Emery Head was born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, the child of a wealthy white South African woman and a black servant when interracial relationships were illegal in South Africa. It was claimed that her mother was mentally ill so that she could be sent Bessie Emery Head (6 July 1937 – 17 April 1986), though born in South Africa, is usually considered Botswana's most influential writer.

The Loverscollects Head s short fiction of the 1960s and 70s, written mainly in Serowe, Botswana, and depicting the lives and loves of African village people pre- and post-independence

The Loverscollects Head s short fiction of the 1960s and 70s, written mainly in Serowe, Botswana, and depicting the lives and loves of African village people pre- and post-independence.

Bessie Head, Tales of Tenderness and Power, The Lovers.

Bessie, my head is quite full of poetry about it. Write some then, said Bessie; and we’ll send it to my soldier. That’s they don’t know any better, said Bessie, whose praise mighthave spoiled Maggie, if the latter had been at all vain and conceited. The second verse isn’t very pious, said Maggie, looking at itdoubtfully; but I guess I’ll leave it in. And you can explain it to Uncle Horace when you write to him, saidBessie.

Bessie Head, one of Africa's best known writers, was born in South Africa but spent much of her life in Botswana. She died tragically early, in 1986, leaving behind her a fine collection of literary works

Bessie Head, one of Africa's best known writers, was born in South Africa but spent much of her life in Botswana. She died tragically early, in 1986, leaving behind her a fine collection of literary works. Tales of Tenderness and Power was the first of her works to be published after her death, and another anthology, A Woman Alone, has also been published posthumously

Bessie Amelia Emery Head, known as Bessie Head (6 July 1937; 17 April 1986), was a South African writer whom, though born in South Africa, is usually considered Botswana's most influential writer.

Bessie Amelia Emery Head, known as Bessie Head (6 July 1937; 17 April 1986), was a South African writer whom, though born in South Africa, is usually considered Botswana's most influential writer. She wrote novels, short fiction and autobiographical works that are infused with spiritual questioning and reflection.

Possibly Saki’s best-known story, ‘The Lumber-Room’ is a classic short . He is the author of, among others, The Secret Library: A Book-Lovers’ Journey Through Curiosities of History and The Great Wa. .

Possibly Saki’s best-known story, ‘The Lumber-Room’ is a classic short story about a child who is too clever for the adults. He is the author of, among others, The Secret Library: A Book-Lovers’ Journey Through Curiosities of History and The Great War, The Waste Land and the Modernist Long Poem. Image (top): Hector Hugh Munro (1870–1916), better known as ‘Saki’.

N acquaintance of mine once told me the following story. When I was a student at Moscow I happened to live alongside one of those ladies whose repute is questionable. She was a Pole, and they called her Teresa

N acquaintance of mine once told me the following story. She was a Pole, and they called her Teresa. She was a tallish, powerfully-built brunette, with black, bushy eye-brows and a large coarse face as if carved out by a hatchet-the bestial gleam of her dark eyes, her thick bass voice, her cabman-like gait and her immense muscular vigour, worthy of a fishwife, inspired me with horror.

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