In 1986, the author was awarded the Booker Prize for this novel which is a tragi-comedy about middle-aged Welsh people approaching old age and sobriety. The author also wrote "Lucky Jim", "Stanley and the Women", "Russian Hide and Seek" and "The Riverside Villas Murder".
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Malcolm, Peter and Charlie and their Soave-sodden wives have one ambition left in life: to drink Wales dry. But their routine is both shaken and stirred when professional Welshman, Alun Weaver (CBE) and his wife, Rhiannon, join them.
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060971460
Book Description Harpercollins, 1988. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: In his most critically acclaimed novel since Lucky Jim, Kingsley Amis takes on with unmatchable wit the passions and perils of old age as readers follow the return of Alun Weaver to his tiny Welsh town to celebrate his golden years. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0060971460
Book Description Harpercollins, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060971460
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