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The Writer and the World : Essays

by NAIPAUL, V.S

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Knopf, 2002-08-13. Hardcover. Like New. Quick--Ship! (1st/ 1st) Square, tight w/ sharp corners stated First Edition/ 1st Printing 2002 hardcover w/ clean & unmarked LIKE NEW pages, outside edges and cover w/ brown quarter cloth binding over red boards $30.00 dust jacket with FINE spine panel because of light stress at top rear corner; LIKE NEW front and back panels-- including all foredge and spine corners. Additionally, DJ is clean, bright and protected w/ removable and clear, acid free archival sleeve. Beautiful and DJ; original text only cover. Ships within 24 hours--w/ tracking # and packaged w/ three levels of protection. (Fc/ Naipaul

Synopsis

V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932. He went to England on a scholarship in 1950. After four years at Oxford he began to write, and since then he has followed no other profession. He is the author of more than twenty books of fiction and nonfiction and the recipient of numerous honors, including the Nobel Prize in 2001, the Booker Prize in 1971, and a knighthood for services to literature in 1990. He lives in Wiltshire, England.

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Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
The Writer and the World : Essays
Author
NAIPAUL, V.S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Knopf
Date published
2002-08-13

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