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anti-death league

Kingsley Amis

anti-death league

by Kingsley Amis

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Published by Penguin Press in [Harmondsworth, Eng .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKingsley Amis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6001.M6 A5
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. --
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21059335M
ISBN 10014002803X

The Anti-Death League centres on a military base guarding a secret weapon and Amis's army experience during the Second World War is put to good use here. There is a sense of veracity to his soldiers, particularly the way they begin energetically swearing whenever their life is made more difficult (invariably by a superior officer). Feb 11,  · Buy The Anti-death League New edition by Kingsley Amis (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8).

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Famous Anti Death Penalty Quotes Death Penalty Book Quotes Quotes About The Death Penalty Pro Death Penalty Quotes Famous Death Penalty Quotes Abraham Lincoln Quotes Albert Einstein Quotes Bill Gates Quotes Bob Marley Quotes Bruce Lee Quotes Buddha Quotes Confucius Quotes. London: Victor Gollancz, Modern Literature FIRST EDITION. Octavo 21 x 14cm, pp Publisher's brown cloth with gilt titles to spine. With the dust-jacket designed by Raymond Hawkey, priced at 30/- net. Some spotting to preliminaries and offset toning to endpapers. Some spotting to top edge, edges toned. Light sunning to spine, with bruising and light chipping to jacket edges.


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Set in England, it follows the lives of characters working in and around a fictional British Army Publisher: Victor Gollancz. Jan 21,  · The Anti-Death League in reality only features very briefly, but it does give meaning to the main idea of the book, that of people feeling disillusioned with God and challenging His existence.

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The Anti-Death League in reality only features very briefly, but it does give meaning to the main idea of the book, that of people feeling disillusioned with God and challenging His existence. Apart from that, there are some hilarious scenes with a mad doctor in charge of the local loonies place, the homosexual Max Hunter and the inept 3/5(2).

Amis, Kingsley. THE ANTI-DEATH LEAGUE. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, Octavo, boards. First edition. "Amis' conglomerate chronicle, a little science fiction (the genre he charted in New Maps of Hell), possibly a spy thriller (remember, he anatomized Fleming's oeuvre), some satire (he is a splendid satirist), uses many techniques, all the way from mischievous parody to more serious protest.

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But not Kingsley Amis. He was now determined to aim low, not high. His new plan involved a full-fledged assault on genre fiction in every one of its manifestations.

In The Anti-Death League () he embraced science fiction, and in The Green Man () he delivered a horror story. With The Anti-Death League (), Amis begins to show some of the experimentation – in content, if not with style – which would mark much of his work in the s and s.

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