Children of Kaywana

  • 515 Pages
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by
Secker and Warburg , [London]
Other titlesKaywana
Statement[by] Edgar Mittelholzer.
The Physical Object
Pagination515 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19537385M

Kaywana is the daughter of a native woman and an English sailor arrived in This is Edgar Mittelholzer's first installment of the Kaywana Trilogy. The novel deals with the history of British Guiana and the Van Groenwegels, a narcissistic clan obsessed with becoming the most powerful and notorious family of planters of the Guianas/5.

Children of Kaywana by Mittelholzer, Edgar and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Far from the curious, satiric levantine of Shadows Move Among Them, this draws against historical fact, takes its pitch from the fevered unrest of British Guiana in the early 17th century, and traces the cycle of the children of Kaywana in a six-generation chronology.

Children of Kaywana Paperback – January 1, by Edgar Mittelholzer (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Children of Kaywana book by: 3.

It's also known by the titles "Kaywana Stock" and "Kaywana Heritage" in later paperback editions. I read this novel without having read the first book, "The Children of Kaywana"; however, this didn't affect my comprehension of it, for each three books in the trilogy stand alone as narratives/5(3).

Genre/Form: Fiction History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mittelhölzer, Edgar. Children of Kaywana. London, P. Nevill [] (OCoLC) Buy Children of Kaywana by Edgar Mittelholzer online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 4 Children of Kaywana book - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ This novel was published as "Kaywana Blood" in the UK, although according to Edgar Mittelholzer himself: "the true title, of course, is The Old Blood." Dirk van Groenwegel is Hendrikje's great-great-grandson and Hubertus's grandnephew.

Hendrikje is the main character in Kaywana Children and Hubertus/5.

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Pink jacket covering green cloth boards. This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously.

Therefore it will show signs of Price: $ eBook Children of Kaywana by Edgar Mittelholzer % free. From back cover: A SAGA OF is a shocking book-the violent, panoramic chronicle of a family born of vice and brutalit. Edgar Mittelholzer (16 December - 5 May ) was a Guyanese novelist.

Edgar Austin Mittelholzer (16 December – 5 May ) was a Guyanese novelist, the earliest novelist from the West Indian region to establish himself in Europe and gain a significant European readership. Mittelholzer, who earned his living almost exclusively by writing fiction, is considered the first professional novelist to come out of the English-speaking Caribbean.

Children Of Kaywana Summary. Children Of Kaywana by Edgar Mittelholzer. pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper. Mild tanning to pages throughout with occasional light foxing and thumb marking present.

This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books Price: $ The Kaywana Trilogy comprises Children of Kaywana, Hubertus (later republished as Kaywana Stock, ), and The Old three novels are. Children of Kaywana: Edgar Mittelhölzer: Books - The Globe & Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers Best Books of the Month Children's Books Textbooks Kindle Books Audible Audiobooks Livres en français 5/5(1).

Children of Kaywana is the first of three volumes on the exploitation of slaves in Guyana. Edgar Mittelholzer is one of the most underrated South American/Caribbean writers. I strong recommend not only his Kaywana trilogy but his other work as well.5/5(2).

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Book in fair condition has signs of wear ~ dust cover has been sticky-taped. Looking for books by Edgar Mittelholzer. See all books authored by Edgar Mittelholzer, including Kaywana Blood, and Children of Kaywana, and more on The Kawyana Saga book series by Edgar Mittelholzer includes books Children of Kaywana and Kaywana Blood.

See the complete Kawyana Saga series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. This book has been out of print since the late '60s. Although the book has been used, it was still in good condition.

The pages have begun to become yellow with age, but the binding hasn't come apart even though I'm almost at the end of the novel. 'Kaywana Blood' is the part of the trilogy of the Kaywana series/5(2).

It's also known by the titles "Kaywana Stock" and "Kaywana Heritage" in later paperback editions. I read this novel without having read the first book, "The Children of Kaywana"; however, this didn't affect my comprehension of it, for each three books in the trilogy stand alone as narratives/5(2).

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""fire blood, fighter blood"" is passed down to further generations of the Children of Kaywana () and this continues the sprawling lineage of the earlier book (a fertile family- there is a six page glossary of characters involved) in a leisurely saga- fired by passion and violence. Primarily this story, which begins in and is again localized in British Guiana, is dominated by.

Also includes a glossary of characters and a preview of the beginning pages of book one of this saga: Children of Kaywana. A ravishing mulatto girl caused the hate that flared between two brothers.

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