9780746308585

Kingsley Amis

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  • ISBN13:

    9780746308585

  • ISBN10:

    0746308582

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1998-06-01
  • Publisher: Liverpool University Press

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Summary

An engaging study of Kingsley Amis, literary technician and popular story storyteller covering all his work from Lucky Jim to The Biographer's Moustache.

Author Biography

Richard Bradford is Professor of English at the University of Ulster.

Table of Contents

Biographical Outline
Introducing Kingsley Amisp. 1
Method and Development: Lucky Jim to The Biographer's Moustachep. 10
Lucky Jim and the fiftiesp. 10
Unusual realism: the strange fictions of the sixties and seventiesp. 19
The realist returns: Jake's Thing to The Biographer's Moustachep. 37
Short storiesp. 50
Sexp. 57
Opinions: Politics, Nation, God, Class and Racep. 72
Poetryp. 92
Notesp. 110
Select Bibliographyp. 112
Indexp. 116
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