SOLY OR A LESSON IN HUMILITY
Soly ou la leçon d'humilité - Amadou Hampaté Bâ & Sara Quod - 26.5 x 30 cm - 40 pages - April 2019 - € 15
In the Kingdom of Soulé, far away from everyone else, lives a hermit named Soly. When the King Seydou hears about him, he asks for him to be brought to the palace. The sovereign is overcome with respect for this humble man and decides to follow Soly’s teachings. But after learning alongside the hermit, the King must face one final lesson in humility… A majestic initiatory tale by Malian author and ethnologist Amadou Hampaté Bâ, exceptionally illustrated by Sara Quod using gouache paints, in an urban and contemporary Africa.