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How late it was, how late

Author: James Kelman
Publisher: London : Minerva, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the tale of a man whose life is in mess. While drunk, he has a row with his girlfriend, is involved with a fracas with the police, and appears to have become blind. But this is just the start of his problems.
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Genre/Form: Stream of consciousness fiction
Black humor (Literature)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Kelman
ISBN: 0749398833 9780749398835
OCLC Number: 32131487
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 1994.
Awards: Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 1994.
Description: 373 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: James Kelman.

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Sammy's had a bad week - his wallet's gone, along with his new shoes, he's been arrested then beaten up by the police and thrown out on the street - and he's just gone blind. He remembers a row with  Read more...

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"Beautiful, spirited thoughts hard up against the old brute truths...enormous artistic and social depth...James Kelman's best book yet" Guardian "Forging a wholly distinctive style from the bruised Read more...

 
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