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9780002253307

The Biographer's Moustache

The Biographer's Moustache

by Kingsley Amis

Publisher Flamingo

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About the book

Gordon Scott-Thompson, a struggling hack, gets commissioned to write the biography of veteran novelist, Jimmie Fane. It is a task which proves to be fraught with extraordinary and unforeseen difficulties.

Fane, an unashamed snob, has many pet hates, including younger men with moustaches and trendy pronunciation. Scott-Thompson, however, is extremely attached to his own moustache and not so particular about his use of language. It doesnt help matters that Fanes wife Joanna isnt yet sure what she feels about moustaches, but has decided views on younger men.

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About the Author

Kingsley Amis

Sir Kingsley William Amis CBE was an English novelist, poet, critic and teacher. He wrote more than 20 novels, six volumes of poetry, a memoir, short stories, radio and television scripts, and works of social and literary criticism.

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