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Henderson the rain king

By: Bellow, Saul

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Part of the Modern classics series
0141188804 / 9780141188805
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20 cm 341 p.
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Reprint. Originally published: New York: Viking; London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1959.

Bellow evokes all the rich colour and exotic customs of a highly imaginary Africa in this comic novel about a middle-aged American millionaire who, seeking a new, more rewarding life, descends upon an African tribe.

Henderson's awesome feats of strength and his unbridled passion for life earns him the admiration of the tribe - but it is his gift for making rain that turns him from mere hero into messiah.


FA Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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