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Nice Work (1988) [Novel]
by David Lodge Rating: Weighted - 7.5 / Average - 7.5 of 10 (4 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

When Vic Wilcox (MD of Pringle's engineering works) meets English lecturer Dr. Robyn Penrose, sparks fly as their lifestyles and ideologies collide head on. What, after all, are they supposed to learn from each other? But in time both parties make some surprising discoveries about each other's worlds - and about themselves.

Original title: Nice Work
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor

Edition #1: Nice Work

Nice Work (1988)
Awards: Sunday Express Book of the Year (1988)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "A work of immense intelligence, informative, disturbing and diverting" Observer
  • "Compulsive reading" Daily Telegraph
  • "Lodge's wit is as keen as ever" Jonathan Yardley, The Washington Post Book Review
  • "Delectable ... elegantly plotted ... vastly entertaining ... Readers who have not yet experienced Lodge's extraordinary powers of observation are in for a treat." The New York Times Book Review
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Nice Work (1998)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 0140119205
Dimensions: 5 x 7.8 x 1.1 in
Pages: 384

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Nice Work (1990)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 0140133968
Dimensions: 5 x 7.7 x 0.7 in
Pages: 288

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