Afternoon Men Follows The Trivial Encounters And Idle Pastimes Of The Social Set Through William Atwater With A Glee In Upending Pretense That Rivals The Works Of Max Beerbohm And Evelyn Waugh, Powell Attacks Artistic Pretension, Aristocratic Jadedness, And The Dark Side Of The Glamorous LifeAfternoon Men Provides An Important Perspective On The Development Of One Of This Century S Great Satirists
Anthony Dymoke Powell CH, CBE was an English novelist best known for his twelve volume work A Dance to the Music of Time, published between 1951 and 1975.Powell s major work has remained in print continuously and has been the subject of TV and radio dramatisations In 2008, The Times newspaper named Powell among their list of The 50 greatest British writers since 1945.
- 192 pages
- Afternoon Men
- Anthony Powell
- 16 June 2019 Anthony Powell