Feather Woman of the Jungle


In Feather Woman of the Jungle, the people of a Yoruba village gather on ten memorable nights to hear the stories and wisdom of their chief. They learn of his adventures, among them his encounter with the Jungle Witch and her ostrich, his visit to the town of the water people and his imprisonment by the Goddess of Diamonds. Each night the people return, eager to discover if there is a happy ending. Amos Tutuola was born in Abeokuta, Nigeria, in 1920. His first novel, The Palm-Wine Drinkard, was acquired by T. S. Eliot and ...

Feather Woman of the Jungle 2015, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571320738


Mass-market paperback

Feather Woman of the Jungle 1988, City Lights Books, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780872862159