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Wide Sargasso Sea

Wide Sargasso Sea

Jean Rhys, Judith L. Raiskin (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-393-96012-9

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352 pages

Select type: Paperback

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Description

Textual notes illuminate the novel's historical background, regional references, and the non-translated Creole and French phrases necessary to fully understand this powerful story. Backgrounds includes a wealth of material on the novel's long evolution, it connections to Jane Eyre, and Rhys's biographical impressions of growing up in Dominica. Criticism introduces readers to the critical debates inspired by the novel with a Derek Walcott poem and eleven essays.