The Alteration (Vintage Classics)

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The Alteration

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"Kingsley Amis's coruscating tour de force..." (The Economist)

"Certain of his place up alongside P.G. Wodehouse, Evelyn Waugh and Anthony Powell among the English comic masters of the twentieth century." (Guardian)

"The disorientating world of The Alteration is the same but different, familiar yet strange" (Laura Keynes Tablet)

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A comic masterpiece by one of Britain's best-loved writers.

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