Kingsley Amis: The Amis Collection: Selected Non-fiction

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Sir Kingsley William Amis CBE was an English novelist poet critic and teacher He wrote than twenty novels three collections of poetry short stories radio and television scripts and books of social and literary criticism He fathered the English novelistKingsley Amis was born in Clapham Wandsworth County of London now South London England the son of William Robert Amis a mustard manufacturer's clerk He began his education at the City of London School and went up to St John's College Oxford April 1941 to read English; it was there that he met Philip Larkin with whom he formed the most important friendship of his life After only a year he was called up for Army service in July 1942 After serving as a lieutenant in the Royal Corps of Signals in the Second World War Amis returned to Oxford in October 1945 to complete his degree Although he worked hard and got a first in English in 1947 he had by then decided to devote much of his time to writingPen names Robert Markham William Tanner