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Bissoondath, Neil

ISBN 10: 067081119X / ISBN 13: 9780670811199
Published by Viking Press, 1986
Used Condition: Very Fine Hardcover
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Talented young author's first book of fiction, a collection of fourteen short stories. A native of Trinidad and the nephew of V. S. Naipaul, already the author has achieved international acclaim. Beautiful copy in unusual condition. Seems unread, very clean, with no names, remainder marks, or other problems. The DJ is not price-clipped or edgeworn, shows a hint of rubbing, but still bright and shiny in a mylar cover. Bookseller Inventory # 001792

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Publisher: Viking Press

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Cloth HB

Book Condition:Very Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Fine

Edition: First American Edition

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Concerned with the themes of dislocation, revolution, and the shifting politics of the Third World, this collection of fourteen stories explores the personal consequences of political upheaval, the restraints of tradition and society, and the alienation of the immigrant

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This dazzling collection of short stories, originally published in 1985, marks the brilliant debut of Neil Bissoondath, a major voice in Canadian fiction. Focusing on contemporary themes of cultural dislocation, revolution, and the shifting politics of the Third World, the stories resonate with Bissoondath?s compassion for people threatened by circumstances beyond their control.

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