By Philip Callow,Ben Clarke
This first-ever reissue, that includes an advent through Ben Clarke, will let a brand new new release of readers to find a piece that merits a spot along its extra recognized contemporaries like John Braine’s Room on the Top and Alan Sillitoe’s Saturday evening and Sunday Morning.
“The such a lot brilliantly profitable account of English working-class existence i've got ever encountered in any medium.” – Penelope Mortimer, Sunday Times
“It is alive, the direct stuff of lifestyles, so direct it scarcely has the shape of fiction, so current it truly is painful, so honest it's detoxing, salutary and exhilarating.” – Isabel Quigly, Encounter
“Done fantastically, with effective economy.” – J. B. Priestley
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