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A.A. Gill


Born
in Edinburgh, Scotland
June 28, 1954

Died
December 10, 2016

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Adrian Anthony Gill was an English journalist. He was the author of 9 books, including The Angry Island. He was the TV and restaurant critic and a regular features writer for The Sunday Times, a columnist for Esquire, and a contributor to Vanity Fair. He lived in London.

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AA Gill: A farewell to Africa

All holidays are invocations of other trips, real and imagined. Past holidays; the promise of holidays; gossip, snaps, Instagrams and advertisements. The tangible realisation of racks of bikinis and sunglasses, the unctions of suntan oil and mosquito spray. ���Dream��� is the most wantonly overused word in all holiday brochures, and...
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Published on April 01, 2017 17:00
Average rating: 4.05 · 5,742 ratings · 540 reviews · 33 distinct worksSimilar authors
Pour Me: A Life

4.08 avg rating — 1,996 ratings — published 2014 — 15 editions
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AA Gill is Away

4.18 avg rating — 750 ratings — published 2011 — 15 editions
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The Best of A.A. Gill

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The Angry Island: Hunting t...

3.46 avg rating — 442 ratings — published 2004 — 14 editions
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Lines in the Sand: Collecte...

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Table Talk

3.99 avg rating — 316 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
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Here and There: Collected T...

4.07 avg rating — 285 ratings — published 2011 — 7 editions
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Uncle Dysfunctional

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Previous Convictions: Assig...

3.97 avg rating — 211 ratings — published 2006 — 10 editions
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To America with Love

3.70 avg rating — 188 ratings — published 2011 — 13 editions
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“You either get the point of Africa or you don't. What draws me back year after year is that it's like seeing the world with the lid off.”
AA Gill

“Venice is a Dorian Gray city. Somewhere up there in the world's attic, there's another place with the haggard, poxed and ravaged face of unspeakable evil. And I suspect it's Cardiff.”
A.A. Gill, Table Talk

“America didn’t bypass or escape civilization. It did something far more profound, far cleverer: it simply changed what civilization could be.”
A.A. Gill, To America with Love

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