THE FABER BOOK OF CONTEMPORARY CARIBBEAN SHORT STORIES.
Edition: First printing.
London: Faber & Faber, (1990.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Stories by V.S. Naipaul, Jamaica Kincaid, Austin Clarke, Andrew Salkey, Neil Bissoondath, Olive Senior, Jan Carew, Clyde Hossein and others - as noted in the introduction by Morris, the authors come from Trinidad, Barbados, Jamaica, Guyana, St Lucia, etc, but half of them now live and work abroad. Among the selections are 'Veins Visible' by Neil Bissoondath; 'The Spirit Thief' by Erna Brodber; 'An Honest Thief' by Timothy Callender; 'Easter Sunday Morning' by Hazel D. Campbell; 'Tilson Ezekiel Alias Ti-Zek' by Jan Carew; T'My Mother' by Jamaica Kincaid, and more. Glossary and notes on the authors. xi, 275 pp. ISBN: 0-571-152988.
Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings, some crinkling from dampness to several pages, but overall tight and clean in a near fine, unmarked dustjacket (one short closed tear to dj.)