Alms For Oblivion Vol II (Vintage Classics)

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Simon Raven's sequence of colourful and funny novels about the English upper-class misbehaving continues against a backdrop of intrigue in Athens, radicalism in Cambridge, turmoil in India and movie-making in Corfu. Dazzlingly witty and thoroughly depraved, Raven's world is also a dark mirror to our times - one that is sure to make you blush, shriek, laugh out loud and always read on.

Volume 2: The Judas Boy, Places Where they Sing, Sound the Retreat and Come Like Shadows

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"Raven has the mind of a cad and the pen of an angel" ( Guardian)

"An extraordinary novelist...magnificent" ( Mail on Sunday)

"A ready made cult waiting to be discovered" ( Spectator)

"Confident, worldly-wise, insolently comic... a highly entertaining narrative style" ( Sunday Times)

"Turn to Raven and revel in his mischievious, malicious world" ( Observer)

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A dazzling sequence of novels about the English misbehaving at home and abroad

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