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Small World

Nominated for The Booker Prize
book | 1984

Veteran rivals for an exclusive academic chair (recently endowed with $100,000 a year) do scholarly battle with each other...

Philip Swallow, Morris Zapp, Persse McGarrigle, the lovely Angelica - the jet-propelled academics are on the move, in the air and on the make in Small World.

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A delectable comedy of bad manners... infused with a rare creative exuberance. Washington Post Book World

The most brilliant and also the funniest novel that he has written. Frank Kermode
London Review of Books

A wonderful tissue of outrageous coincidences and correspondences, teasing elevations of suspense and delayed climaxes. Anthony Thwaite
Observer

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