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New Celebrations: The Adventures Of Anthony Villiers (Anthony Villiers #1-3)

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Many books have been hailed as "in the tradition of" THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY.Not this one. It came first.It may, however, be something of a precursor. A space-operatic comedy of manners and meditation on life, a cheerful noir thriller, NEW CELEBRATIONS comprises the first three, and so far only, novels about the enigmatic Anthony Villiers, a young man who trai ...more
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Published March 15th 2002 by (first published January 1st 1968)
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Julie Davis
I heard of this book from Maureen at her blog, Aliens in This World and when I suddenly had to go out of town, I indulged in my favorite stress-relieving activity ... book buying. Albeit on the Kindle, where this book waited handily in my private wish list.

It is a trilogy following the adventures of Anthony Villiers, not quite a lord and not quite a rogue, but definitely a gentleman. He has been not quite outcast by his family and travels around the known universe which is quite large. Unfortuna
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Comedy of manners across the galactic empire.
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