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Born in Derbyshire in 1957, Richard Bradford was educated at the University of Wales and at Oxford. He has held academic posts in Oxford, Wales and Trinity College, Dublin. He is currently and Research Professor in English at the University of Ulster. He has published twenty books, including Lucky Him: The Life of Kingsley Amis (2001), First Boredom, Then Fear: The Life of Philip Larkin (2005) and The Life of A Long Distance Writer: The Authorised Biography of Alan Sillitoe.

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Martin Amis : The Biography by Richard Bradford
Martin Amis : The Biography
Richard Bradford
Writing the biography of a subject still living is fraught with difficulty. The life has not yet run its course – we can’t see the whole picture and many people may find it hard to say what they really think....
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/06/2012
Martin Amis : The Biography by Richard Bradford
Martin Amis : The Biography
Richard Bradford
November 2011 Non-Fiction Book of the Month. Martin Amis' life could itself provide the formula for an enthralling work of fiction. No other contemporary writer has proved so magnetic for the popular...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2011

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