Franklin

The sun, the sea, a touch of the wind / Rosa Guy.

Author/Creator:
Guy, Rosa.
Publication:
New York : Dutton, 1995.
Format/Description:
Book
[10], 305, [5] pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
African American women artists -- Fiction.
Americans -- Haiti -- Fiction.
Haiti -- Fiction.
African American women artists.
Americans.
Haiti.
Form/Genre:
Psychological fiction.
Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
A black American painter goes to Haiti to escape New York. She instantly identifies with the Haitians who equally instantly identify her as a foreigner. Nor is she welcomed by the other foreigners who are white. Rejected on either side, she drifts into promiscuity, until she meets a revolutionary.
Notes:
"A Dutton Book"
"First Printing, September, 1995."
"Set in Janson."
"Designed by Steven N. Stathakis."
"Jacket painting by Loïs Mailou Jones, Les Vendeuses de Tissus, Haiti, 1961."
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1995
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Guy, Rosa. Sun, the sea, a touch of the wind.
ISBN:
0525247807 :
9780525247807
OCLC:
32168092
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