A House for Mr. Biswas

A House for Mr. Biswas

Book - 1983
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The book that first brought Naipaul worldwide acclaim, this richly comic novel tells the moving story of a man without a single asset who enters a life devoid of opportunity, and whose tumble-down house becomes a potent symbol of the search for identity in a postcolonial world.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1983, c1969
ISBN: 9780140186048
0140186042
9780394534008
039453400X
9780679444589
Branch Call Number: NAIPAUL
Characteristics: xii, 481 p. ; 25 cm

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Jul 28, 2010

One of my all time favorite books. Mr. Biswas made my heart ache and my belly laugh

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