Amis, Kingsley Memoirs

ISBN 13: 9780091745332


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9780091745332: Memoirs

An autobiography which describes the author's family in South London, his school days, Oxford, his joining the Army midway through the war and later leaving the academic world to work as a full-time writer. It includes portraits ranging from Philip Larkin to Yevtusheuko and Margaret Thatcher.

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"A highly amusing read, and pretty much the only thing today that is capable of distracting me... It has some splendid moments" New Statesman "The funniest book I have ever reviewed" -- Christopher Caldwell The American Spectator "Thoroughly amusing" Washington Post "Horribly enjoyable...the chief feeling is shame at laughing quite so much" -- Blake Morrison Independent on Sunday "I had expected to dislike Kingsley Amis's Memoirs, but ended up thinking them the funniest book of the year" -- D J Taylor Independent

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'Endlessly entertaining... Good, rollicking stuff, and a delight to read... Sir Kingsley Amis is surely one of the funniest men alive' Auberon Waugh, Sunday Telegraph

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Amis, Kingsley
Published by Summit (1991)
ISBN 10: 0091745330 ISBN 13: 9780091745332
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Book Description Summit, 1991. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0091745330

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