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ISBN-10: 184523300X
ISBN-13: 9781845233006
Publisher: Peepal Tree Press
Publish Date: 02/22/2018
Dimensions: 9.20" L, 6.40" W, 1.50" H

Creole Chips and Other Writings: Short Fiction, Poetry, Drama and Essays, 1937-1954 (None)

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This compendium of Edgar Mittelholzer’s uncollected writings, compiled and edited by Juanita Cox, brings together his early collection of sketches of Georgetown life, Creole Chips, his speculative novella, The Adding Machine, twenty-four short stories, two short plays, his published and unpublished poetry and essays covering travel, literature and his personal beliefs. This is mostly work written before Mittelholzer came to England in search of publishing opportunities. It shows a writer still deeply concerned with the Caribbean, a writer of playful humour who is committed to entertain, not to preach as his later work tends to do, and a writer who wrote in a variety of genres (speculative fiction, crime, and the Gothic) that contemporary Caribbean writers are rediscovering.

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Details

ISBN-10: 184523300X
ISBN-13: 9781845233006
Publisher: Peepal Tree Press
Publish Date: 02/22/2018
Dimensions: 9.20" L, 6.40" W, 1.50" H
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