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Angel pavement.

J. B. Priestley

Angel pavement.

by J. B. Priestley

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEveryman"s library -- 938
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19635231M

Product Description. Angel Pavement is a social panorama of the city of London seen largely through the eyes of the employees of the firm Twigg & Dersingham, on the first floor of No. 8, Angel Pavement (a small cul- de-sac in the heart of London’s commercial district) Angel Pavement provides readers with a vivid picture of ordinary London life before the war and the . Angel Pavement is one of the great London novels. First published in , it is a social panorama of the city of London seen largely through the eyes of the employees of the firm Twigg & Dersingham, on the first floor of No. 8, Angel Pavement (a small cul-de-sac in the heart of London’s commercial district).

Angel Pavement by Priestley, J. B. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library! Angel pavement. [Quentin Blake] -- Corky and Loopy are two perfectly normal girls. They like chocolate biscuits, fizzy drinks, screaming at each other and drawing. But they are also a little bit special because they are angels. One.

Get this from a library! Angel pavement. [J B Priestley] -- The novel is set in an office in s London located on Angel Pavement. The business {u} Twigg and Dersingham - deals in veneers and inlays and is struggling in the Depression. Along comes a. Angel Pavement is a novel by J. B. Priestley, published in after the enormous success of The Good Companions, it is a social panorama of the city of London, seen through the eyes of the employees of the firm Twigg & Dersingham, at No. 8, Angel lives are changed after the arrival of a mysterious Mr Golspie, who assures the future of their veneer-and-inlay .


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Angel Pavement is magnficent: a vivid novel with a powerful emotional depth. The foibles and proccupations of each of the memorable characters is lovingly described and all are completely believable.

It reminds me of London Belongs to Me by Norman Collins, and To Serve Them All My Days by R.F. Delderfield.4/5. Angel Pavement is a wonderful novel. This story set in shows that the lives and hopes of ordinary Londoners in were very much like the lives and hopes of Londoners today.

Their lives are turned upside down by a predatory capitalist/5(33). Angel Pavement - An enjoyable book which kept me smiling throughout. Blake highlights how drawing inspired Loopy, Corky and the pavement artist, Sid Bunkin.

They all shared a common interest which was drawing/5. Angel pavement is the name of a little side street in London's commercial district. It was also adopted as the name of a rock group, in the sixties I think. In this novel, it is the setting for a social drama, a slice of London life before the war and the blitz changed everything.4/4(3).

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Dersingham is the somewhat useless director of wood veneer importers Twigg & Dersingham, in the dingy London street of Angel Pavement. The firm is kept afloat only by Dersingham's wife's money and will soon collapse.

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Priestley's style is readable and imaginative; his descriptions give an in-depth insight into the milieu and characters. The story is a sad one, but the ending does leave open a few possibilities for better times/5(43). As for Angel Pavement's place in the literary canon of the s, it is a terrific example of the mainstream novel's occasional habit of Author: DJ Taylor.

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