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Watson's Apology, Mum and Mr. Armitage

(1985)
And Other Stories
A collection of stories by

 
 
Michiko Kakutani - The New York Times
. . .most of the author's characters live blankly with a vague cloud of menace hovering over their heads. A similar mood and landscape can be found in the stories of this collection. . . .bleak settings are meant to mirror the emotional emptiness of the characters' lives. . . .Reading these stories, it's clear that Ms. Bainbridge has a dry, dark-humored wit as well as a sharp eye for incongruous details.

Michiko Kakutani
. . .most of the author's characters live blankly with a vague cloud of menace hovering over their heads. A similar mood and landscape can be found in the stories of this collection. . . .bleak settings are meant to mirror the emotional emptiness of the characters' lives. . . .Reading these stories, it's clear that Ms. Bainbridge has a dry, dark-humored wit as well as a sharp eye for incongruous details. -- The New York Times

    

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May 1988 : USA Paperback

Title: Watson's Apology, Mum and Mr. Armitage, and Other Stories
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-07-003264-5 / 978-0-07-003264-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
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