Jean Rhys

Wide Sargasso Sea

originally published:
London : Andre Deutsch

We offered this copy of the first edition in our Catalog 88.


  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(094)
  • Time Magazine 100 Novels(1966)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 8/24/1890
died: 5/14/1979
born as: Ella Gwendolen Rees William

West Indian novelist who earned accalim for her early works set in the bohemian world of Europe in the 1920s and 30s and for her memorable novel Wide Sargasso Sea (1966). - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature