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The forger's tale : the search for Odeziaku, Stephanie Newell

Label
The forger's tale : the search for Odeziaku
Title
The forger's tale
Title remainder
the search for Odeziaku
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Newell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Between 1905 and 1939 a conspicuously tall white man with a shock of red hair, dressed in a silk shirt and white linen trousers, could be seen on the streets of Onitsha, in Eastern Nigeria. How was it possible for an unconventional, boy-loving Englishman to gain a social status among the local populace enjoyed by few other Europeans in colonial West Africa? In The Forger''s Tale: The Search for Odeziaku Stephanie Newell charts the story of the English novelist and poet John Moray Stuart-Young (1881-1939) as he traveled from the slums of Manchester to West Africa in order to escape the hom
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newell, Stephanie
Dewey number
828/.91209
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6037.T915
LC item number
Z79 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New African histories series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stuart-Young, John Moray
  • Authors, English
  • Gay authors
  • Gay men
  • Gay men
  • Forgers
  • Great Britain
  • Stuart-Young, John Moray
  • Stuart-Young, John Moray
  • Stuart-Young, J. M
  • Stuart-Young, John Moray
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • HISTORY
  • Authors, English
  • British colonies
  • Forgers
  • Gay authors
  • Gay men
  • Africa
  • Great Britain
  • Nigeria
  • Onitsha
Label
The forger's tale : the search for Odeziaku, Stephanie Newell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-226) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forging ahead: the secret gentleman of Ardwick Green -- The palm oil trader's view -- Fragments of Oscar Wilde in colonial Nigeria -- "Uranian" love in West Africa -- The politics of naming : Igbo perspectives on Stuart-Young -- The strange toleration of Stuart-Young in the African-owned press of Nigeria -- A class apart : "Johnny Jones" of Back Kay Street -- The production of a poet : Stuart-Young's verse and its readers
Control code
191949842
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821417096
Lccn
2006021296
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9780821417096
  • 9780821417102
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1j69g4p
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191949842
Label
The forger's tale : the search for Odeziaku, Stephanie Newell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-226) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forging ahead: the secret gentleman of Ardwick Green -- The palm oil trader's view -- Fragments of Oscar Wilde in colonial Nigeria -- "Uranian" love in West Africa -- The politics of naming : Igbo perspectives on Stuart-Young -- The strange toleration of Stuart-Young in the African-owned press of Nigeria -- A class apart : "Johnny Jones" of Back Kay Street -- The production of a poet : Stuart-Young's verse and its readers
Control code
191949842
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821417096
Lccn
2006021296
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9780821417096
  • 9780821417102
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1j69g4p
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191949842

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