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Crossing The River

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1993

Edition: First Canadian Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2269

ISBN: 0394280350

Condition: Fine


This is a copy of the Canadian Edition of "Crossing the River" that has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page (he has also crossed-out his printed name). The author's novel which was shortlisted for the prestigious Booker Prize in the UK. A tale of two brothers and a sister who were sold into slavery at an early age. We meet them at different stages of their diasporan lives. View more info

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Higher Ground

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking Press: 1989

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5987

ISBN: 0670826200

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page (he has also crossed-out his printed name). A novel in three parts, bound together with passion and sorrow, Higher Ground forms a haunting triptych of the dispossessed and the abandoned - of those whose very humanity is being stripped away. It is a formidable achievement. Publishers review materials laid-in. View more info

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Cambridge

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred a Knopf Inc: 1992

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5988

ISBN: 0679405321

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page (he has also crossed-out his printed name). Two nineteenth-century worlds are connected by the insult of slavery are explored in this powerful and haunting novel: the Caribbean plantation hierarchy in all its ahdes of prejudice, and England at a time when, though slavery had been officially abolished, 'bird and beast' shops in London sold African children like pets. View more info

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Higher Ground

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, UK, Viking Press: 1989

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5989

ISBN: 0670826200

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page (he has also crossed-out his printed name). This is a copy of the "true" first edition/first printing being the UK Edition (also indicated as the Canadian as well). A novel in three parts, bound together with passion and sorrow, Higher Ground forms a haunting triptych of the dispossessed and the abandoned - of those whose very humanity is being stripped away. It is a formidable achievement. View more info

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European Tribe

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1987

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5990

ISBN: 0374149356

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page (he has also crossed-out his printed name). In 1984, British novelist Caryl Phillips set out on a journey across Europe, a journey whose ultimate goal was not a point on the compass but a point of personal definition. View more info

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The Final Passage

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, UK, Faber and Faber: 1985

Edition: First UK Paperback Edition/First Printi

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5991

ISBN: 0571134386

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips (who has also crossed-out his printed name). This is copy of the author's first book - issued here as a simultaneous paperback copy in the UK (the true first). This has a L3.95 net price. "The Final Passage" is a remarkable fiction debut by the first British-West Indian writer of his generation to represent the recent Caribbean experience in a major novel. View more info

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Crossing The River

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1993

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6127

ISBN: 067940533X

Condition: Fine


This copy of the First American Edition of "Crossing the River" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page (he has also crossed-out his printed name)! This is a Review Copy with the Publishers materials and slip laid-in. The author's novel which was shortlisted for the prestigious Booker Prize in the UK. A tale of two brothers and a sister who were sold into slavery at an early age. We meet them at different stages of their diasporan lives. View more info

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A State of Independence

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, NY: FSG [1986].: 1986

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8667

ISBN: 0374269769

Condition: Fine


This copy of "A State of Independence" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips, who has also crossed-out his printed name! Caryl Phillips, himself a native of St. Kitts, has written a strong 2nd novel. In this story, a native of St. Kitts tells of the events surrounding his first three days back in St. Kitts after a 20 year sojourn in England. The cover art is beautiful as well - a depiction of an island scene by Henry Iles. View more info

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The Nature of Blood

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc: 1997

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8668

ISBN: 0676970508

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Nature of Blood" is a slipcased ARC in stiff wrappers and has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page! A complex and moving tale about seemingly disparate lives that are nonetheless connected across the boundaries of societies and centuries by circumstance, spirit, and blood. "The Nature of Blood" is a novel of rare historical and emotional resonance, remarkable in both its invention and its inevitability. View more info

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A View of the Empire at Sunset

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2018

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8709

ISBN: 0374283613

Condition: Fine


This copy of "A View of the Empire at Sunset" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page! He has also crossed out his printed name as is his custom. This is the sweeping story of the life of the woman who became known to the world as Jean Rhys. A true literary feat, "A View of the Empire at Sunset" uncovers the mysteries of the past to illuminate the predicaments of the present, getting at the heart of alienation, exile, and family by offering a look into the life of one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century and retelling a profound story that is singularly ... View more info

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The Atlantic Sound

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8710

ISBN: 0375401105

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Atlantic Sound" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page! He has also crossed out his printed name as is his style. Liverpool, England; Accra, Ghana; Charlestown, South Carolina, These were the points of the triangle forming the major route of the transatlantic slave trade. And these are the cities that acclaimed author Caryl Phillips explores--physically, historically, psychologically--in this wide-ranging meditation on the legacy of slavery and the impact of the African diaspora on the life of a place and its people. View more info

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The Nature of Blood

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, UK, Faber and Faber: 1997

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8711

ISBN: 0571190731

Condition: Fine


This UK Edition of "The Nature of Blood" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page! An unforgettable novel about loss and persecution, about courage and betrayal, and about the terrible pain yet absolute necessity of human memory. This, his sixth novel, is his boldest work to date. In a masterful melding of resonant histories and experiences, he explores the most dangerous, nightmarish aspects of our identity. View more info

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The Lost Child

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2015

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8712

ISBN: 0374191379

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Lost Child" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page - he has also crossed out his printed name! A sweeping story of orphans and outcasts haunted by the past and fighting to liberate themselves from it. "The Lost Child" recovers the mysteries of the past to illuminate the predicaments of the present, getting at the heart of alienation, exile, and family by transforming a classic into a profound story that is singularly its own. View more info

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The Atlantic Sound

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2000

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8713

ISBN: 0375401105

Condition: Fine


This Uncorrected Proof copy of "The Atlantic Sound" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page! He has also crossed out his printed name as is his style. Liverpool, England; Accra, Ghana; Charlestown, South Carolina, These were the points of the triangle forming the major route of the transatlantic slave trade. And these are the cities that acclaimed author Caryl Phillips explores--physically, historically, psychologically--in this wide-ranging meditation on the leagacy of slavery and the impact of the African diaspora on the life of a place and its people. View more info

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Crossing The River

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1993

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8714

ISBN: 067940533X

Condition: Fine


This Uncorrected Proof copy of the First American Edition of "Crossing the River" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page (he has also crossed-out his printed name)! The author's novel which was shortlisted for the prestigious Booker Prize in the UK. A tale of two brothers and a sister who were sold into slavery at an early age. We meet them at different stages of their diasporan lives. View more info

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Foreigners

By: Phillips, Caryl

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2007

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8715

ISBN: 1400043972

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Foreigners" has been SIGNED by Caryl Phillips on the title page! It has also been DATED October 27th, 2007 and is INSCRIBED "For Michael, Best Wishes." A brilliant hybrid of of reportage, fiction, and historical fact that tells the stoires of three black men whose lives speak resoundingly to the place and role of the foreigner in English society, View more info

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The Pagoda

By: Powell, Patricia

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Knopf: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1036

ISBN: 0679454896

Condition: Fine


This is a Review Copy with Publishers slip and materials laid-in that has been SIGNED by Patricia Powell on the title page! A rich and artful narrative by this Granta Regional Finalist. Brings to life the mysterious world of a Chinese immigrant who fled China in the 1890s to seek a better life in Jamaica. View more info

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Me Dying Trial

By: Powell, Patricia

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Heinemann Educational: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1542

ISBN: 0435989359

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Patricia Powell on the title page! The Jamaican-born author's first book. A poignant tale of a woman's response to sudden change. This is an impressive multigenerational novel that combines lightness and joie de vivre with an infinite sadness. View more info

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The Pagoda

By: Powell, Patricia

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1543

ISBN: 0679454896

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Patricia Powell on the title page! A rich and artful narrative by this Granta Regional Finalist. Brings to life the mysterious world of a Chinese immigrant who fled China in the 1890s to seek a better life in Jamaica - a mesmerizing tale of love, longing, and hidden identity. View more info

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A Small Gathering of Bones

By: Powell, Patricia

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Heinemann Educational: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1544

ISBN: 0435989367

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Patricia Powell on the title page! The Jamaican-born author's second novel - it explores the complexity of homosexual experience with frnakness and sensitivity. A mysterious illness is threatening the gay community of late 1970s Jamaica. When Dale's friends succumb to it, his own isolation increases and he is pushed towards desperate action. View more info