A collection of 13 interlinked short stories which recreate Glaswegian life. It describes a violent upbringing which translates in early adulthood to brawls at dance halls, the bustle and pomp of an Orange march and a Catholic wedding. Other work by the author includes "The Magic Flute".
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Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First edition. Near fine with light soiling to top page edges in a near fine dustwrapper with light sunning to the back panel. A collection of short stories. The author's first book. Bookseller Inventory # 79878
Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Collection of short stories. The world of Alan Spence is not a bright one but there is humour in it, and affirmation. Bookseller Inventory # 002851
Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First. Appears unread, internally unmarked, D/W with sl. edgewear (now protected). Bookseller Inventory # 019340
Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Rear Cover Of Dj Tanning Else Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 006315
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002307541
Book Description HarperCollins Distribution Services. Book Condition: Acceptable. Used - Acceptable. Ex-library with wear and barcode page may have been removed. Bookseller Inventory # Z1-Q-031-02396
Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Hardback. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. First edition, first impression. Hardback. Book is in near fine condition: merest hint of foxing to top page, slightest lean to spine. Dustjacket is in very near fine condition: crease to top corner of front flyleaf. Fitted with protective sleeve. SIGNED by Alan Spence to the title page. *All books securely packaged with bubble wrap and cardboard box*. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 001408