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Quite A Good Time To Be Born

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Published by Vintage in 2016. Paperback, used but in good condition. Contains black and white photographs. 'I drew my first breath on the 28th of January 1935, which was quite a good time for a future writer to be born in England... The only child in a lower-middle-class London family, David Lodge inherited his artistic genes from his musician father and his Catholic faith from his Irish-Belgian mother. Four years old when World War II began, David grew to maturity through decades of great social and cultural change - giving him plenty to write about. Candid, witty and insightful, Quite a Good Time to be Born illuminates a period of transition in British society, and charts the evolution of a writer whose works have become classics in his own lifetime.

Item details

Author(s):
David Lodge
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20 x 13 cms (7.75 x 5 ins)
Edition:
2016
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1784700533
ISBN-13:
9781784700539
Number of pages:
488
Publisher:
Vintage
Title:
Quite A Good Time To Be Born

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Published by Vintage in 2016. Paperback, used but in good condition. Contains black and white photographs. 'I drew my first breath on the 28th of January 1935, which was quite a good time for a future writer to be born in England... The only child in a lower-middle-class London family, David Lodge inherited his artistic genes from his musician father and his Catholic faith from his Irish-Belgian mother. Four years old when World War II began, David grew to maturity through decades of great social and cultural change - giving him plenty to write about. Candid, witty and insightful, Quite a Good Time to be Born illuminates a period of transition in British society, and charts the evolution of a writer whose works have become classics in his own lifetime.

Author(s):
David Lodge
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20 x 13 cms (7.75 x 5 ins)
Edition:
2016
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1784700533
ISBN-13:
9781784700539
Number of pages:
488
Publisher:
Vintage
Title:
Quite A Good Time To Be Born

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