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A quiet life

Author: Beryl Bainbridge
Publisher: London : Virago, 2013, ©1976.
Series: Virago modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beryl Bainbridge's classic early novel of English domestic life after the War, A Quiet Life is laced with irony and wicked black humour, and was praised by Hilary Mantel as 'one of the funniest books  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 9781844088638 1844088634
OCLC Number: 877353483
Notes: Originally published: London: Duckworth, 1976.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Virago modern classics.
Responsibility: Beryl Bainbridge ; introduced by Alex Clark.

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One of the best novelists of her generation. * Guardian * The underrated A Quiet Life is one of the funniest books I have ever read . . . There is something shockingly plain about her strongest Read more...

 
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