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The folks that live on the hill

a novel

by Kingsley Amis

  • 355 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Summit Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Divorced men -- Fiction.,
    • London (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKingsley Amis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6001.M6 F6 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination246 p. ;
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1876808M
      ISBN 100671708163
      LC Control Number90036970

        N The Folks who live on the Hill Posted on August 7, by Stephen N10 is Muswell Hill and I am indebted to fellow guide Jenni, a local resident, for showing me round this lovely part of London and also lending me a little book on Muswell Hill by Ken Gay. Harry Caldecote is the most charming man you'll ever meet, a convivial academic who devotes his life to others. He is on call when his alcoholic niece falls into strange hands, when his brother threatens to emulate Wordsworth, when his son's lesbian lodger is .

      THE FOLKS THAT LIVE ON THE HILL is for the most part a quiet book. Amis’ satire is more subtle in this his twentieth novel. There do not seem to . The Folks That Live On The Hill Lyrics: Someday we'll build a home on a hilltop high / You and I, shiny and new / Cottage that two can fill / And we'll be pleased to be called / The folks who live.

      Lyrics to The Folks That Live on the Hill by Tony Bennett from the The Complete Collection [Barnes & Noble Exclusive] album - including song video, artist biography, translations and more! Someday we´ll build a home on a hilltop high You and I, shiny and new Cottage that two can fill And we´ll be pleased to be called The folks who live on the hill Someday we may be adding a wing or two A thing or two We will make changes, as any family will But we will always be called The folks who live on the hill Our veranda will command a.


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