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Dear Illusion

(1972)
A novel by

 
'I suppose it was conceited of me. But it was fun. And I felt like getting a bit of my own back on some of the people who'd conned and flattered me into wasting all those years.'

In this wry, piercing short story from one of the greatest of all British postwar writers, an ageing poet considers the value of his art - and of the critics who've found genius in it. Then, with his final work, he exercises a unique revenge . . .

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Paperback Editions

February 2011 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Dear Illusion (Penguin Mini Modern Classics)
Author(s): Kingsley Amis
ISBN: 0-14-119573-8 / 978-0-14-119573-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
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March 1972 : UK Paperback
Title: Dear Illusion
Author(s): Kingsley Amis
ISBN: 0-902843-27-3 / 978-0-902843-27-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Imprint unknown
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 1972 : UK Paperback
Title: Dear Illusion (Covent Garden stories)
Author(s): Kingsley Amis
ISBN: 0-902843-26-5 / 978-0-902843-26-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Imprint unknown
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Kindle Editions

February 2011 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Dear Illusion (Penguin Modern Classics)
Author(s): Kingsley Amis
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon UK   


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