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The old devils

Author: Kingsley Amis
Publisher: London : Vintage : [distributor] TBS The Book Service Ltd, 2007.
Series: Vintage classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : New edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Malcolm, Peter and Charlie and their Soave-sodden wives have one main ambition left in life: to drink Wales dry. But their routine is both shaken and stirred when they are joined by professional Welshman Alun Weaver (CBE) and his wife, Rhiannon.
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kingsley Amis
ISBN: 9780099461050 0099461056
OCLC Number: 851782357
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Originally published: London: Century, 1986.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 384 pages ; 20 x 13 x 2 cm.
Series Title: Vintage classics
Responsibility: Kingsley Amis.

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"A brilliant novel. It is sadly comic and comically sad" -- Anthony Burgess "He was a genuine comic writer, probably the best after P. G. Wodehouse ... He had a lasting influence and was a very good Read more...

 
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