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Housing Lark [a novel]

Sam Selvon
 
ISBN: 978-0-89410-602-6
$25.00
ISBN: 978-0-89410-603-3
$15.00
1990/155 pages
"...delightful and frequently touching comedy in dialect form about West Indian exile in London who encounters a series of hardship and amusing situations in his search for adequate and affordable shelter."—World Literature Today

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Battersby, the hero of Selvon’s fifth novel, is a West Indian exile in London who encounters both hardships and amusing situations in his search for adequate and reasonably priced shelter. In Housing Lark Selvon explores the plight of the West Indian in the “Mother Country,” and the exiles’ interactions with English women, the British in general, and each other. First published in 1965.