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44 Irish Short Stories


Description for 44 IRISH SHORT STORIES edited by Devin A Garrity:

In this anthology there are gathered, for the first time in America, some of the more representative examples of Irish short fiction. The emphasis is on variety.


She went by gently by Paul Vincent Carroll

The islandman by Desmond Clarke

The lady on the grey by John Collier

The awakening by Daniel Corkery

The return by Daniel Corkery

Saint Bakeoven by Eric Cross

The kith of the elf-folk by Lord Dunsany

The burial by St. John Ervine

Something in a boat by Padraic Fallon

Miss Gillespie and the micks by Arnold Hill

The leaping trout by David Hogan

Araby by James Joyce

Counterparts by James Joyce

Football by Patrick Kavanagh

The story of the widow's son by Mary Lavin

"All the sweet buttermilk" by Donagh MacDonagh

Duet for organ and strings by Donagh MacDonagh

Myself and a rabbit by Michael MacGrian

The wild duck's nest by Michael McLaverty

Father Christmas by Michael McLaverty

The plain people of England by Bryan MacMahon

The cat and the cornfield by Bryan MacMahon

Julia Cahill's curse by George Moore

The world outside by Val Mulkerns

The devil and O'Flaherty by Padraic O'Conaire

The drunkard by Frank O'Connor

The majesty of the law by Frank O'Connor

Teresa by Sean O'Faolain

Persecution mania by Sean O'Faolain

The hawk by Liam O'Flaherty

The tent by Liam O'Flaherty

Michael and Mary by Seumas O'Kelly

Nan Hogan's house by Seumas O'Kelly

The martyr's crown by Brian O'Nolan

Bell wethers by Jim Phelan

Weep for our pride by James Plunkett

The miraculous revenge by George Bernard Shaw

The black mare by Edward Sheehy

Schoolfellows by James Stephens

A rhinoceros, some ladies and a horse by James Stephens

Come back, my love by Maurice Walsh

The happy prince by Oscar Wilde

Red Hanrahan by William Butler Yeats

Where there is nothing, there is God by William Butler Yeats


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Condition: Used - Good, Dust jacket is very worn on the edges. Inside is very good. Edges are slightly dirty. Inside is just starting to tan.
ISBN: 9780517095300
Shipping Weight: 1lbs
Published: 1988

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