V. S. Naipaul
In a narrative that moves with dreamlike swiftness from India to England to Africa, Nobel Laureate V. S. Naipaul has produced his finest novel to date, a bleakly resonant study of the fraudulent bargains that make up an identity.
The son of a Brahmin ascetic and his lower-caste wife, Willie Chandran grows up sensing the hollowness at the core of his father's self-denial and vowing to live more authentically. That search takes him to the
Over the course of his distinguished career, V. S. Naipaul has written a remarkable array of short fiction that moves from Trinidad to London to Africa. Here are the stories from his Somerset Maugham Award–winning Miguel Street, in which he takes us into a derelict corner of Trinidad's capital to meet, among...
|Pub. Date||Edition||Publisher||Phys Desc.||Availability|
|2002, c1971||1st Vintage International ed.||Vintage International||vii, 247 pages ; 21 cm|| |
Green Hills - Adult Fiction
Richland Park - Adult Fiction
|1971||[1st American ed.]||Knopf||256 p. 22 cm.|| |
Main Library - Adult Fiction