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An Old Pub Near the Angel by James Kelman

By James Kelman

James Kelman's first number of brief stories—as clean and sharp as after they first seemed from US writer Puckerbrush Press. Set one of the tenements and bedsits of Glasgow, they shine a mild at the exploits of old and young. James Kelman were writing considering that 1967 and through 1971 had adequate tales for a e-book. In 1973, An previous Pub close to the Angel was once released and the remainder is heritage. the USA version hasn't ever been out of print.

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