In the comic masterpiece which established him one of the greatest writers in the English language, Naipaul follows the fortunes of Mr Biswas, the outsider who refuses to conform to the customs of his grander in-laws whose house he lives in.
Finally finding a house of his own, he triumphs over the smaller minds who would repress him.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 564 pages
- Publisher: Everyman
- Publication Date: 21/09/1995
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781857152135