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Staying on: A novel

4.4 out of 5 stars 48 customer reviews

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  • Unknown Binding: 215 pages
  • Publisher: Allied Publishers (1978)
  • ASIN: B0000EE0EJ
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 48 customer reviews
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"Staying On covers only a few months but it carries the emotional impact of a lifetime, even a civilisation" (Philip Larkin)

"Certainly his funniest and, I think, his best. it is a first-class book and deserves to be remembered for a long time" (Evening Standard)

"One of the most cherished books of the last quarter-century. It is good to re-read it for its humour and pathos as well as its wonderful description of the legacy of the Raj" (Sunday Telegraph) --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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From the author of the Raj Quartet - dramatised for Radio Four The winner of the Booker Prize 'A rich and joyful book' - Sunday Times --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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