By Angus Wilson
One of England's first brazenly homosexual novelists, Angus Wilson used to be a grimy realist who relished the sleaze and scuffle of lifestyle. Slashingly satirical, virtuosically plotted, and exhibiting Dickensian humor and nerve, Anglo-Saxon Attitudes incorporates a vibrant solid of characters that incorporates scheming lecturers and fading actresses, significant businessmen toggling among mistresses and better halves, media celebrities, hustlers, transvestites, blackmailers, toadies, or even one holy idiot. all people, it sort of feels, is both in cahoots or in the dead of night, whilst comically intrepid Gerald Middleton struggles to take care of a few dignity whereas digging up a heritage of lies.
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