V. S. Naipaul. Writers and their Work, 244. First Edition


THORPE, Michael. V. S. Naipaul. Edited by Ian Scott-Kilvert. London : "Published for the British Council by Longman Group Ltd"., (1976). First Edition. Pp. (1)-48, including a portrait frontispiece. 8vo (138 x 215 mm), printed stapled blue-green card covers.

Number 244 in the Writers & their Work series.

Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul (b. August 17, 1932, Chaguanas, British Trinidad and Tobago – d. August 11, 2018, London, England), known as Vidia Naipaul or V. S. Naipaul, was a Trinidadian-British writer who won the 2001 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Michael Thorpe (b. 1932, Norfolk, England).

A critical sketch of Naipaul's works by the New Brunswick-residing poet.

1. Life and Attitudes;
2. 'Apprenticeship';
3. Novels of Two Misters;
4. Backgrounds;
5. The Mimic Men;
6. In a Free State;
7. An Interim Assessment;
8. Postscript: Guerillas.
With a select bibliography.

Rubbed, spine nicked and slightly discoloured, else very good. NOTE: Shipping may be less for this slim item. 15.00

Title: V. S. Naipaul. Writers and their Work, 244. First Edition

Author Name: THORPE, Michael Writers and their Work, 244 SCOTT-KILVERT, Ian (ed.) NAIPAUL, V. S.)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Longman Group Ltd., London, 1976, ISBN:0582012449: 1976

ISBN Number: 0582012449

ISBN Number 13: 9780582012448

Seller ID: 63686

Keywords: LITERATURE CRITICISM TRINIDAD CANADA NEW BRUNSWICK UNITED KINGDOM LITERARY CRITICISM CANADIAN SCHOLARSHIP CARIBBEAN COMMONWEALTH,