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Something rich and strange

selected essays on Sam Selvon

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Published by Peepal Tree in Leeds, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Trinidad and Tobago,
  • Caribbean Area
    • Subjects:
    • Selvon, Samuel -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Trinidad and Tobago -- In literature.,
    • Caribbean Area -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-154) and index.

      Statementedited and introduced by Martin Zehnder.
      ContributionsZehnder, Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9272.9.S4 Z886 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. ;
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3465808M
      ISBN 101900715732
      LC Control Number2005440477
      OCLC/WorldCa57064873

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      The window was open and before he could fall back asleep he heard something from inside the henhouse. He pulled on his overalls and boots, then went out on the porch and lit a lantern. The sky was thick with stars and a wet moon lightened the ground, but the windowless henhouse was pitch dark.4/5(32). Something rich and stran.., nontransferable right to access and read the text of this e-book on-screen. No part of this text may be reproduced, transmitted, downloaded, decompiled, reverse-engineered, or stored in or introduced into any information storage and retrieval system, in any form or by any means, whether electronic or mechanical 4/5(32).

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