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The life of Kingsley Amis

Author: Zachary Leader
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : 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 biography gives a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Kingsley Amis; Kingsley Amis; Kingsley Amis
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Zachary Leader
ISBN: 0224062271 9780224062275
OCLC Number: 185235928
Description: xii, 996 s., [24] plates -s. : illustrations
Responsibility: Zachary Leader.

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