MAURITIAN VOICES : New Writing in English

By: Butlin, Ron (Edited by)

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192pp., several b/white drawings by Krishna Luchoomun. B/white thumbnail-size illustrations of contributors to rear pages. Foreword by Michael Bootle. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly surface indented. "Since achieving independence from Britain in 1968, Mauritians have been searching for an identity that reflects the great cultural diversity of their islands . . . Until recently French has been the usual literary language of Mauritius, and this is the first anthology of Mauritian writing in English. Twenty-three novelists, short story writers and poets, some writing in English for the first time, have contributed to this pioneering collection . . . " Book weight approx. 320g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: MAURITIAN VOICES : New Writing in English

Author Name: Butlin, Ron (Edited by)

Categories: Literature, Short Stories,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, Flambard Press: 1997

ISBN Number: 1873226241

ISBN Number 13: 9781873226247

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Seller ID: 011026

Keywords: SHORT STORIES, POETRY, MAURITIUS