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Sir Vidias Shadow: A Friendship Across Five Continents Paul Theroux

Sir Vidias Shadow: A Friendship Across Five Continents

Paul Theroux

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ISBN : 9780241950548
Paperback
395 pages
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This heartfelt and revealing account of Paul Therouxs thirty-year friendship with the legendary V. S. Naipaul is an intimate record of a literary mentorship that traces the growth of both writers careers and explores the unique effect each had onMoreThis heartfelt and revealing account of Paul Therouxs thirty-year friendship with the legendary V. S. Naipaul is an intimate record of a literary mentorship that traces the growth of both writers careers and explores the unique effect each had on the other. Built around exotic landscapes, anecdotes that are revealing, humorous, and melancholy, and three decades of mutual history, this is a personal account of how one develops as a writer and how a friendship waxes and wanes between two men who have set themselves on the perilous journey of a writing life.