Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [x], 245,  pages
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998.
A charming first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket.
Walcott's first collection of essays includes works previously published in "The New York Review of Books", "The New Republic" and others. It includes the Nobel Laureate's moving and insightful examinations of the paradoxes of Caribbean culture, his Nobel lecture, and his reckoning of the work of significant poets in his time.