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The old devils

Author: Kingsley Amis
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Alun Weaver and his wife, Rhiannon, a famous beauty in her day, move into a quiet retirement community, they find it peopled by friends from former days.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kingsley Amis
ISBN: 0099461056 9780099461050 0099466848 9780099466840
OCLC Number: 59316354
Notes: Originally published: London: Century, 1986.
Description: 208 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Kingsley Amis.

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