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Title:Couvade: A Dream-Play of Guyana
Price:AUD$27.00 (about USD$18.00)
Item ID:PW-3693
Publisher:Dangaroo, 1990
Condition:As New
Dust Jacket:No
Dangaroo, 1990, Softcover, Book Condition: As New, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First

COUVADE was commissioned by the Government of Guyana and was first performed as Guyana’s Gala entry for drama during the first Carifesta (the Caribbean Festival of the Arts) which was held in Guyana in 1972. The critic Wilson Harris, writing in the magazine Landfall states: “Michael Gilkes’ remarkable play … sustains an illuminating pointer to non-being and potential being into present being within the tapestry of theatre”. Cover contains a beautiful painting by the celebrated Caribbean artist Aubrey Williams. A seminal book for those interested in or studying Caribbean literature, and other black colonial writing. First softcover edition. Size: Small Octavo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 46. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Guyana; ISBN: 1871049709. ISBN/EAN: 9781871049701. All our pictures shown here are of the actual item, not stock photos. Inventory No: 3693.
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