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Christy Brown - Wild Grow the Lillies - 9780812824704 - KHS1015399
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Wild Grow the Lillies

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Description for Wild Grow the Lillies Paperback. A novel set in Dublin, by the author of My Left Foot. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 139 x 19. Weight in Grams: 426 304pp. Keywords: Local history, Dublin
Irish journalist Luke Sheridan, newly jilted, sets out to cover the story of a poisoning gone awry and ends up in a boisterous party tht moves at the pace of the Keystone Kops set loose in a fun house. From Madame Lala's house of pleasure, with her most alluring "girl" Babysoft, and Count Fustenhalter, the designated murder victim, through gallons of drink and hours of orgy, we are exposed to a multi-bedroom farce of the good, old-fashioned, earthy, laugh-out-loud kind.

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Scarborough House New York
Used, Good
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, United States
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About Christy Brown
Christy Brown (1932-1981) is the author of a memoir My Left Foot (made into a movie starring Daniel Day-Lewis) and the novels Down All the Days and A Shadow on Summer.

Reviews for Wild Grow the Lillies
The legendary Irish capital has never seemed more fascinating, a city of wild moods, populated by exotic women and mysterious leprechauns. Brown writes with an exuberant, almost savange, spirit. ...[He] equals and at times surpasses his earlier triumph, Down All the Days.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Christy Brown seems to possess limitless stores of energy. In torrents of talk, ... Read more

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