A High Wind In Jamaica


A High Wind In Jamaica

HUGHES, Richard

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The story of two families of young children sent home to England by their parents following a cataclysmic hurricane that levels their Jamaican plantation. The children are soon thrown upon the mercy of a crew of down-at-heel pirates and the adventures that follow disturbed a great many critics upon the novel's debut.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Chatto and Windus
  • Edition: First U.K. Edition
  • Date Published: 1929
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good +
  • Details:
    283 p. 20 cm. Green cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Spine of jacket darkened. Spotting to cloth. A little foxing to text block edge and margins.

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