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Difficulties with Girls. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, 1989,:

Seller ID: 13857


AMIS, Kingsley. Difficulties with Girls. New York : (1989). Very good in dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Biographer's Moustache. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Flamingo, London, 1995, ISBN:0002253305:

Seller ID: 24446


AMIS, Kingsley. The Biographer's Moustache. (London) : Flamingo, (1995). First Printing. Pp 282. 8vo, blue cloth. "Deliciously wicked and delightfullymischievous, The Biographer`s Moustache mercilessly exposes a literary wor ld of pretension and vanity while poignantly revealing the potential for love across the social divide.". "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, includ... View more info

Difficulties with Girls. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1988,:

Seller ID: 41


AMIS, Kingsley. Difficulties with Girls. London: Hutchinson, (1988). First Edition. Pp 276. 8vo, blue cloth. Very good in very good unclipped dustjacket. 20.00 View more info

Stanley and the Women. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1984,:

Seller ID: 42


AMIS, Kingsley. Stanley and the Women. London : Hutchinson, (1984). First Printing. Pp. 255. 8vo, red cloth. Very good in very good unclipped dustjacket 30.00 View more info

Jake's Thing. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1978, ISBN:0091343909:

Seller ID: 335


AMIS, Kingsley. Jake's Thing. London : Hutchinson, (1978). First UK Printing. Pp 284. 8vo, blue cloth. "Kingsley Amis at his spikiest and best takes ashrewd look at the crankier fringes of psychotherapy, at its hard-ware and jargon, its practitioners and victims and - beyond all that - at where sex , Seventies style has landed us." Very good in price-clipped dustjacket. 40.00 View more info

Jake's Thing. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking, New York, 1978,:

Seller ID: 1012


AMIS, Kingsley. Jake's Thing. New York : Viking, (1978). Pp 276. 8vo, blackpaper covered boards, beige spine cloth. Very good in slightly rubbed, nic ked dustjacket.. 20.00 View more info

One Fat Englishman. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz, London, 1963,:

Seller ID: 940


AMIS, Kingsley. One Fat Englishman. London : Victor Gollancz, 1963. Pp. 192. 8vo, red cloth. Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist II: A20. "Roger Micheldene, an English publisher, is on the loose in the U.S. He spends an Octoberweek shuttling between New York and Budweiser College in Pennsylvania. Thi s exercises all his British appetites.snobbery, gluttony, anger, sloth and lust. But Amis roasts Americans as well and serves us familiar dishes, though in a piquant sauce: the precocious undergraduate author of a far-out novel, an earnest young priest, and an alcoholic literary agents nymphoman... View more info

Alteration, The. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cape, London, 1976,:

Seller ID: 6029


AMIS, Kingsley. The Alteration. London : Jonathan Cape, (1976). First Printing. Pp 208. 8vo, green cloth. Winner of the 1977 John W. Campbell MemorialAward for Best Science Fiction Novel "It is 1976, but things are not the s ame. Due to a slight alteration in history involving Catherine of Aragon, Martin Luther, Thomas More and others, a Holy Victory was won in an event called the War of the English Succession, and today England, like most of theworld, is virtually ruled by a Machiavellian Pope who hails from Yorkshire ." Name, else very good in price-clipped dustjacket. 50.00 View more info

Old Devils. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Summit, New York, 1987,:

Seller ID: 3396


AMIS, Kingsley. The Old Devils : A Novel. New York : Summit, (1987). First Printing. Pp (8), 294, (2). 8vo, purple cloth spine. Winner of the 1986 Booker Prize for Fiction. "Malcolm, Peter and Charlie and their Soave-sodden wives have one main ambition left in life: to drink Wales dry. But their routine is both shaken and stirred when they are joined by professional Welshman Alun Weaver (CBE) and his wife, Rhiannon." "The Old Devils shows the awful and absurd consequences when a group of men and women begin to move out of the comfortable shelter of middle age into a new sense of is... View more info

Green Man. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 9657


AMIS, Kingsley. The Green Man. London : Jonathan Cape, (1969). First Edition. Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist. II: A31. Fine in dustjacket. 50.00 View more info

That Uncertain Feeling. First Edition

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd., London, 1955,:

Seller ID: 6073


AMIS, Kingsley. That Uncertain Feeling. London : Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1955. First Edition. Pp. 254. 8vo, red cloth. Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist. II: A6. Some very light fading to spine, a few specks to rear cover boards slightly rubbed, previous owner's name inked to flyleaf, else very good. 35.00 View more info

Old Devils. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1986, ISBN:0091637902:

Seller ID: 7172


AMIS, Kingsley. The Old Devils. London : Hutchinsion, (1986). First Edition. Pp. 294. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt titles to spine. Winner of the 1986 Booker Prize for Fiction. "Malcolm, Peter and Charlie and their Soave-sodden wives have one main ambition left in life: to drink Wales dry. But their routine is both shaken and stirred when they are joined by professional WelshmanAlun Weaver (CBE) and his wife, Rhiannon." "The Old Devils shows the awful and absurd consequences when a group of men and women begin to move out of the comfortable shelter of middle age into a new sense of isola... View more info

Ending Up. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1974, ISBN:0151287961:

Seller ID: 6751


AMIS, Kingsley. Ending Up. New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1974). First US Edition. Pp. 176. 8vo, black paper covered boards with gilt initialsto front, brown cloth spine, gilt titles to spine. Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist. II: A41. Faint foxing to top edge, else very good in dustjacket . 35.00 View more info

Take a Girl like You. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York , 1961,:

Seller ID: 9832


AMIS, Kingsley. Take a Girl like You. New York : (1961). Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist. II: A12. Some waterdamage to bottom rear board, else very good in spine-sunned dustjacket.. 25.00 View more info

Girl, 20. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York, 1972,:

Seller ID: 9893


AMIS, Kingsley. Girl, 20. New York : (1972). Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist. II: A36. Very good in lightly worn dustjacket. 27.50 View more info

Alteration, The. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1977, ISBN:0670115223:

Seller ID: 12497


AMIS, Kingsley. The Alteration. New York : The Viking Press, (1977). First American Edition. Winner of the 1977 John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Science Fiction Novel "The year is 1976, and Stephen III, King of England, has lately died. Mozart's Second Requiem (K.878) is being sung at the Cathedral Basilica of St. George at Coverley (pronounced Cowley) for the laying-to-rest of the monarch. Above choir and orchestra soars the faultless boy soprano voice of Hubert Anvil. It is a once-in-a-century talent. Althoughhe cannot yet know it, today's performance before a brilliant internati... View more info

Look Round the Estate : Poems 1957-67. First Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 9673


AMIS, Kingsley. A Look Round the Estate : Poems 1957-67. London : Jonathan Cape, (1967). Pp (10),11-57,(1). 8vo, green cloth boards, glit lettering towhite spine. Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist. II: A27. "Although Kingsle y Amis's reputation has been founded mainly on his novels, his verse was known to a small public some time before 'Lucky Jim' appeared, and since thenhe has been gradually strengthening his position as one of the most consis tently able poets to emerge since the war. These new poems, in their lucidity and their conscientious craftsmanship, belong to the best English tr... View more info

Stanley and the Women. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York , 1985,:

Seller ID: 8563


AMIS, Kingsley. Stanley and the Women. New York : (1985). Fine in nicked dustjacket, with remainder mark on bottom edge. 20.00 View more info

I Like It Here : A novel. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: AMIS, Kingsley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd, London, 1958,:

Seller ID: 100875


AMIS, Kingsley. I Like It Here : A novel. London : Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1958. First Printing. Pp. (4),[5]-208. 8vo, pinkish cloth with gilt titles tospine. Amis's third novel. Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist. II: A10. Ver y good in nicked, lightly spine-browned, unclipped dustjacket. 35.00 View more info

Socialism and the Intellectuals. First Edition

By: AMIS, Kingsley Fabian Tract, 304)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fabian Society, London, 1957,:

Seller ID: 60013


AMIS, Kingsley. Socialism and the Intellectuals. (London): The Fabian Society, 1957. Pp. 13. 8vo, stapled illustrated green and white card covers. Fabian Tract #304. Gohn, Kingsley Amis : A Checklist II: A9. An essay on the socialist movement in English literature and politics. Sections include: "The Academics", "Militancy and Realism", "The Self-Employed Intelligensia", "Attitudes in the Thirties", "Marxism and What it Meant", "Political Romanticism", "What are We to Do?", "George Orwell and Class Consciousness", "Causes of A... View more info