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My bones and my flute.

Edgar Mittelholzer

My bones and my flute.

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Published by Corgi Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published: London, Secker & Warburg, 1955.

The Physical Object
Pagination173p.
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20013243M

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FFB: My Bones and My Flute - Edgar Mittelholzer THE STORY: An artist accompanies his employer on an excursion into the jungles of British Guiana. Guided by an 18th century manuscript they hope to locate the author's skeletal remains and a buried flute and restore both to their proper grave in order to break a curse plaguing the Nevinson family.

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Rubbing on edges. Tanning to text. My Bones and My Flute: A Ghost Story in the Old-fashioned Manner, Paperback by Mittelholzer, Edgar; Ramchand, Kenneth (INT), ISBN X, ISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US A haunting ghost story by the 'first West Indian novelist', Edgar Mittelholzer.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London: Secker and Warburg, Description: xxi, pages ; 19 cm. This excerpt from "My bones and my flute" is one of the many examples of the amazing writing of Edgar Mittelholzer.

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I think, too, that it is because I had always held him in such deep respect and had so much confidence in. 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. This bone-flute from La Roque in France, was found in 30, year old deposits.

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Caribbean Modern Classics. Night pierces my bones, and my gnawing pains never rest. Psalm For my days vanish like smoke, and my bones burn like glowing embers. Psalm Though I am like a wineskin dried by smoke, I do not forget Your statutes. Lamentations He sent fire from on high; He made it seep into my bones; He spread a net for my feet and turned me back.

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Flute, French flûte, German Flöte, wind instrument in which the sound is produced by a stream of air directed against a sharp edge, upon which the air breaks up into eddies that alternate regularly above and below the edge, setting into vibration the air enclosed in the flute.

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