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The Life of Kingsley Amis

Author: Zachary Leader
Publisher: London : Vintage Digital, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that Kingsley Amis was not only the finest comic novelist of his generation, but a dominant figure in post-war British writing, as novelist, poet, critic and polemicist. This title explores  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Kingsley Amis; Kingsley Amis
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Zachary Leader
ISBN: 9781446418161 1446418162
OCLC Number: 1004570952
Description: 1 online resource (1008 pages)
Responsibility: Zachary Leader.

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