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Title:
The mystic masseur : a novel
Author:
Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932-
Edition:
First Vintage International edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Vintage Books, 2002.

©1957
Physical Description:
vii, 207 pages ; 21 cm
Summary:
"Traces the unlikely career of Ganesh Ramsumair, a failed schoolteacher and impecunious village entrepreneur, and the most beloved politician in Trinidad. To understand a little better, one has to realize that in the 1940s masseurs were the island's medical practitioners of choice." -- Back cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780375707148
Format :
Book