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The alteration

Auteur : Kingsley Amis
Éditeur: New York : Viking Press, 1977, ©1976.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : Fiction : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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An alternative history novel set in a world in which the Protestant Reformation never took place. Hubert Anvil is a singer in the choir of St. George's Basilica whose life is thrown into chaos when his teachers and the Church hierarchy decree that the boy's voice is too precious to sacrifice to puberty. Despite his own misgivings, he must undergo castration, the alteration of the title, in order to preserve it. Will  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme: Science fiction
Format – détails additionnels: Online version:
Amis, Kingsley.
Alteration.
New York : Viking Press, 1977, ©1976
(OCoLC)567979261
Type d’ouvrage: Fiction
Type de document: Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Kingsley Amis
ISBN: 0670115223 9780670115228 022401305X 9780224013055
Numéro OCLC: 2439520
Description: 210 pages ; 22 cm
Responsabilité: Kingsley Amis.

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An alternative history novel set in a world in which the Protestant Reformation never took place. Hubert Anvil is a singer in the choir of St. George's Basilica whose life is thrown into chaos when his teachers and the Church hierarchy decree that the boy's voice is too precious to sacrifice to puberty. Despite his own misgivings, he must undergo castration, the alteration of the title, in order to preserve it. Will he escape this turn of fate?

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