The Mystic Masseur

The Mystic Masseur

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In this slyly funny and lavishly inventive novel–his first–V. S. Naipaul traces the unlikely career of Ganesh Ramsumair, a failed schoolteacher and impecunious village masseur who in time becomes a revered mystic, a thriving entrepreneur, and the most beloved politician in Trinidad. To understand a little better, one has to realize that in the 1940s masseurs were the island’s medical practitioners of choice. As one character observes, “I know the sort of… (more)

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Publisher: Vintage (October 20, 2010)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 1.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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