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On the margins : the art of exile in V.S. Naipaul

Author: Timothy Weiss
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study explores the theme of exile in the literary career of V.S. Naipaul, approaching the subject from two perspectives: as an idea that recurs in Naipaul's writings and as a personal experience  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Weiss, Timothy, 1949-
On the margins.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)645926189
Named Person: V S Naipaul; V S Naipaul; V S Naipaul; Vidiadhar S Naipaul
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Weiss
ISBN: 0870238205 9780870238208
OCLC Number: 25632706
Description: 276 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Carnival --
2. A house for Mr Biswas --
3. Metahistory and marginality --
4. The greater shipwreck --
5. An exile in the motherland --
6. The recursive voyage --
7. The fourth world --
8. Exile and enigma of arrival --
9. Toward a new pluralism.
Responsibility: Timothy F. Weiss.

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