4 edition of Black writers from South Africa found in the catalog.
Bibliography: p. 271-280.
|LC Classifications||PR9358.2.B57 W38 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 284 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||284|
|LC Control Number||88031415|
The following books by black authors (in alphabetic order by title) were published in and fall under a wide range of genres. These books are must-reads to add to your list of books . A young English biographer is researching a book about the late South African writer John Coetzee, focusing on Coetzee in his thirties, at a time when he was living in a rundown cottage in the Cape Town suburbs with his widowed father – a time, the biographer is convinced, when Coetzee .
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