"THE NATURAL CULMINATION OF A LONG AND DISTINGUISHED WRITING CAREER" (THE GUARDIAN)
AMIS, Kingsley. The Old Devils. London: Hutchinson, (1986). Octavo, original brown paper boards, original dust jacket. $350.
First edition of this Booker Prize-winning novel.
"Considered by Martin Amis to be Kingsley Amis's greatest achievement—a book that 'stands comparison with any English novel of the [20th] century'—The Old Devils confronts the attrition of ageing with rare candor, sympathy, and moral intelligence" (New York Review of Books).
Book fine, dust jacket about-fine.