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Country girl : a memoir / Edna O'Brien.

O'Brien, Edna. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780316122702
  • ISBN: 031612270X
  • Description: x, 357 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st North American ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, 2013.

Available copies

  • 13 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 1 copy at Middlesex Community College.

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0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Best Sellers B&T PR6065.B7 Z46 2013 [MCC only] (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published: London : Faber and Faber, 2012.
Includes index.
Contents Note: Ghosts -- Abdullah -- The dining room -- visitors -- Classroom -- Carnero -- Summer holiday -- Books -- Brides of Christ -- Big time -- The literary Bessie Bunter -- The doll's house -- custody -- Nocturnes -- The sleeve of Saskia -- Chelsea -- The blank page -- The North -- New York, New York -- Donegal -- The night of time -- Wild horses -- Banquet.
Summary: Edna O'Brien, the author of "The Country Girls" trilogy, "The Light of Evening," and "Byron in Love," portrays the events, people, emotions, and landscape that contributed to her rich and heady life. She is the recipient of the James Joyce Ulysses Medal, and an honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
Subject: O'Brien, Edna.
Women authors, Irish > 20th century > Biography.

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