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Lutchmee and Dilloo a study of West Indian life by Jenkins, Edward

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Published by Macmillan Education in Oxford .
Written in English


  • West Indians -- Guyana -- Fiction,
  • Working class -- British Guiana,
  • Guyana -- Civilization -- 19th century -- Fiction,
  • Guyana -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [25]-26)

StatementEdward Jenkins ; edited and with a new introduction by David Dabydeen
SeriesCaribbean classics, Caribbean classics (Oxford, England)
ContributionsDabydeen, David
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 358 p. :
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17092527M
ISBN 100333919378

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