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Experience By Martin Amis

Experience
by Martin Amis

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In this remarkable work of autobiography, the son of the great comic novelist Kingsley Amis explores his relationship with his father and writes about the various crises of Kingsley's life, including the final one of his death.
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Experience by Martin Amis

In this remarkable work of autobiography, the son of the great comic novelist Kingsley Amis explores his relationship with his father and writes about the various crises of Kingsley's life, including the final one of his death. Amis also reflects on the life and legacy of his cousin, Lucy Partington, who disappeared without trace in 1973 and was exhumed twenty years later from the basement of Frederick West, one of Britain's most prolific serial murderers.

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Experience Reviews


"Remarkable." -- Laurence Coupe * Times Higher Education *
"A scrupulous and candid writer" * Guardian *
"His memoir is dazzling, provocative and mordant" -- Arthur Smith * The Week *
"Funny, sad, moving and absolutely riveting" * Daily Telegraph *
"On virtually every page there is a phrase that is blissfully funny and ingenious...never less than compelling" * Mail on Sunday *

About Martin Amis


Martin Amis is the author of fourteen novels, the memoir Experience, two collections of stories and six collections of non-fiction. He lives in New York.

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GOR010526639
Experience by Martin Amis
Martin Amis
Used - Like New
Paperback
Vintage Publishing
2001-04-05
416
0099285827
9780099285823
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The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.