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Russian Hide & Seek by Kingsley Amis (£12.50)Publisher: Hutchinson — 1980
Binding: Hardback in a Dust Wrapper. First Edition. [ISBN: 0091420504]
Condition: Very Good+ - in Very Good+ DJ. Top edges of text block lightly spotted.
Description: From the cover: “England fifty years after its takeover by the Soviet Union is the setting for Kingsley Amis’s savage but brilliant new tragic-comedy. In this land where official Rolls-Royces move among horse-drawn carts and where a bottle of whisky might cost £ 10,000, the Russians have abandoned all allegiance to Marxism and adopted a crude and decadent form of the ways of Tsarist Russia. For the natives, life is grey, but tolerable. For their Russian rulers, frantically pursuing pleasure, it is joyless and loveless.”
Notes: Jacket designed by Peter Brookes. Size: 8¾" x 5¾". Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 240 pages.
P&P: UK 1st £2.84. UK 2nd £2.52. EU Surface £3.86. EU Air £4.10. ROW Surface £3.86. ROW Air £6.72