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Cakes and ale

£12.99

Product description

First published in 1930, 'Cakes and Ale' is a satire of London's literary society. In it, Alroy Kear is determined to write a bestseller after he is chosen to pen the official biography of a novelist, Edward Driffield. Soon Kear learns of Driffield's first wife, and the embarassing shadow she casts over his whole career.

A hardback book in excellent condition. This book has marbled boards and a leather spine and corners. The exterior is slightly worn, with some marks on the corners and the spine peeling slightly in places. Inside, the pages have coloured slightly with age, but are unmarked and the text is clear.

Item details

Author(s):
Maugham, W. Somerset
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1935
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
William Heinemann LTD
Title:
Cakes and Ale

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About this item

First published in 1930, 'Cakes and Ale' is a satire of London's literary society. In it, Alroy Kear is determined to write a bestseller after he is chosen to pen the official biography of a novelist, Edward Driffield. Soon Kear learns of Driffield's first wife, and the embarassing shadow she casts over his whole career.

A hardback book in excellent condition. This book has marbled boards and a leather spine and corners. The exterior is slightly worn, with some marks on the corners and the spine peeling slightly in places. Inside, the pages have coloured slightly with age, but are unmarked and the text is clear.

Author(s):
Maugham, W. Somerset
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1935
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
William Heinemann LTD
Title:
Cakes and Ale

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