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Perfidious Albion

Sam Byers

‘In terms of aspiration, leaving London was the new moving to London. You slogged it out, made a name for yourself, then decamped to the sticks and devoted yourself to trashing city life on Twitter while roaming the fields in pursuit of your tweedy ideals.’

Sam Byers

Sam Byers is the author of three novels: Idiopathy (2013); Perfidious Albion (2018); and Come Join Our Disease (2021). His non-fiction has appeared in the Guardian, the New York Times, and the Times Literary Supplement

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