Compair Lapin


West-African Senegalese slaves brought stories of Compair Lapin, the clever rabbit, and Compair Bouki, the stupid hyena to Louisiana in the 1720s. This version of the classic tale, translated from Creole French, is the original as first recorded and published by AlcĂ©e Fortier in 1894. 47 pages in English. Soft bound.