Ways of Sunlight by Sam Selvon

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Published by Addison Wesley Publishing Company .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • English literature: fiction texts,
  • Modern fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Short Stories (single author)

Edition Notes

Longman Caribbean Writer Series

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7881852M
ISBN 100582642612
ISBN 109780582642614

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"The Village Washer" is a short story written by Trinidadian author Samuel Selvon, who also wrote the novel A Brighter Sun.

Ma Lambee, the local washerwoman in the Trinidadian village of Sans Souci, falls out of favor with the other villagers when she starts charging higher fees for her washing services despite her work quality getting sloppier and more careless.

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