Reference Entry

Amis, Sir Kingsley William

Zachary Leader

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Amis, Sir Kingsley William (1922–1995), writer, was born on 16 April 1922 at 102 South Side on the edge of Clapham Common in south London, the only child of William Robert Amis (1889–1963), a senior clerk in the London office of J. J. Colman & Co....

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Subjects: Literature

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