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Selvon, Samuel

Overview
Works: 97 works in 441 publications in 3 languages and 8,239 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Honoree, Dedicatee, Scenarist
Classifications: PR9272.9.S4, 813
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Samuel Selvon
The lonely Londoners by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
72 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the brilliant, sharp, witty pen of Sam Selvon, this is a classic award-winning novel of immigrant life in London in the 1950s
A brighter sun by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
51 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ways of sunlight by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
52 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moses ascending by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turn again Tiger by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
9 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moses migrating by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Those who eat the cascadura by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foreday morning : selected prose 1946-1986 by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The housing lark by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1990 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Battersby, the hero of Selvon's fifth novel, is a West Indian exile in London who encounters both hardships and amusing situations in his search for adequate and reasonably priced shelter. In Housing Lark Selvon explores the plight of the West Indian in the "Mother Country," and the exiles' interactions with English women, the British in general, and each other"--Pub. website
Turn again Tiger by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
10 editions published between 1958 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman om fattige arbejdere i Trinidad
The plains of Caroni by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An island is a world by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
9 editions published between 1955 and 1993 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moses migrating by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highway in the sun and other plays by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eldorado West One by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the dramatic text for seven one-act plays that follow Moses Aloetta, as he tries to save enough money to leave England and return to his native Trinidad, and his friends, who are determined to prevent Moses from accomplishing his goal
I hear thunder by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moses ascending by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drink of water by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
13 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'ascension de Moïse by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poems of Sam Selvon by Samuel Selvon ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.60 (from 0.07 for A drink of ... to 0.98 for Crossroads ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Selvon, Sam.
Selvon, Sam, 1923-1994
Selvon, Samuel, 1923-1994
Selvon, Samuel D. 1923-1994
Selvon, Samuel Dickson
Selvon, Samuel Dickson, 1923-1994
Languages
English (345)
French (5)
Italian (1)
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