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By Craig MacKenzie

ISBN-10: 0798152532

ISBN-13: 9780798152532

Herman Charles Bosman is one in every of South Africa’s best-known authors and story-tellers, and his production Oom Schalk Lourens, an previous Boer farmer, is unquestionably one of many best-loved characters in South African literature. This very convenient reference paintings on all facets of Bosman’s lifestyles and paintings contains brief, informative, alphabetically prepared entries. Entries on his lifestyles (childhood, stories, the homicide of his step-brother, legal, family members, fanatics, better halves, neighbors, paintings affiliates, etc.) are interleaved with entries on his paintings (characters in tales, brief plot summaries of every tale, factors to non-Afrikaans readers of all Afrikaans phrases, and so forth) and on renowned critics and dramatists of Bosman’s work.The e-book contains pictures, maps, illustrations from the magazines within which his tales seemed, a chronology (with significant occasions in SA heritage and key occasions in Bosman’s lifestyles and work), a labeled contents record, and a bibliography of all Bosman’s works (first publications).Also integrated is an eight web page color portion of Bosman’s work and drawings. came across by way of Craig MacKenzie whereas doing study on Bosman on the Harry Ransom study heart, college of Texas, Austin, Bosman’s artwork hasn't ever been released ahead of and is likely one of the least-known points of his existence and work.

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