The Old Devils (Paperback)Kingsley Amis (author)
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Winner of the Book Prize 1986
Malcolm, Peter and Charlie and their Soave-sodden wives have one main ambition left in life: to drink Wales dry. But their routine is both shaken and stirred when they are joined by professional Welshman Alun Weaver (CBE) and his wife, Rhiannon.
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 277 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 25 mm
'A copy should be given out with every bus pass.' - John Sutherland, The Times
'A brilliant novel. It is sadly comic and comically sad.' - Anthony Burgess
'He was a genuine comic writer, probably the best after P. G. Wodehouse... He had a lasting influence and was a very good novelist.' - John Mortimer
'A bloody funny lovely bloody book... A genius at full throttle.' - Financial Times
'In these explicit days, Mr Amis is the laureate of the unsayable, the literary it man.' - Sunday Telegraph
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