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Fiction: special features

Hardcover. A collection of short stories which span the development of the genre in Irish literature, from the early folktales of oral tradition through Oliver Goldsmith and Maria Edgeworth to James Joyce and Liam O'Flaherty. Editor(s): Trevor, William. Num Pages: 586 pages, index. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 222 x 149 x 44. Weight in Grams: 930. 8vo.Good copy a little dusty.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1989
Edition
First Edition 2nd Impression
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0297336
ISBN
9780192141804

€ 12.00

Paperback. Much loved actress and bestselling author Liz Smith is back with a collection of extraordinary short stories Num Pages: 304 pages, fully illustrated. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 248. Clean copy with light shelfwear. Good to very good
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KST0017384
ISBN
9781847391650

€ 4.64

Paperback. With five of the contributors who are Nobel Prize Winners in Literature, this work presents stories that capture the range of emotions and situations of our human universe: tragedy, comedy, fantasy, satire, dramas of sexual love and of war, in different continents and cultures. The contributors also include Margaret Atwood, and John Updike. Editor(s): Gordimer, Nadine. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 264. With five of the contributors who are Nobel Prize Winners in Literature, this work presents stories that capture the range of emotions and situations of our human universe: tragedy, comedy, fantasy, satire, dramas of sexual love and of war, in different continents and cultures. The contributors also include Margaret Atwood, and John Updike. Editor(s): Gordimer, Nadine. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 264. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Bloomsbury Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0026067
ISBN
9780747574309

€ 4.64

Paperback. Explains how the author became a writer. This title also contains six stories, including "The Pension Grillparzer". Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 162. Some minor shelf wear otherwise a good copy
Publisher
Black Swan
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
New Ed
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEC0006590
ISBN
9780552995733

€ 13.99
€ 9.94

Paperback. Num Pages: 340 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 28. Weight in Grams: 240. Good clear copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Hachette Books Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0031618
ISBN
9780755332755

€ 4.64

Paperback. Puts the spotlight on private universes from India to Canada and New England, from Cornwall to Mexico. This book talks about people who set forth on journeys and find themselves suddenly beyond the pale, or surprisingly back where they started from. Caught up in the cycles of hope and disappointment, their lives are ruled by the seasons. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 144 x 197 x 14. Weight in Grams: 158. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
VINTAGE
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0019355
ISBN
9780099289647

€ 4.64

Paperback. Praised for her "gift for mordant wit, which at its best is reminiscent of Lorrie Moore" ("The New York Times Book Review"), O'Connell draws upon the lives of the saints to show the divine at work in even the most mundane lives. Readers of all faiths (or none) will be delighted by these savvy and highly original modern visitations. Num Pages: 228 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 128 x 17. Weight in Grams: 218. Clean copy.
Publisher
Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Reprint
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0204707
ISBN
9780802139269

€ 21.37

Hardcover. Peake's Progress is a selection of Mervyn Peake's work, compiled by his widow, Maeve Gilmore, from every period of his work as writer and draughtsman. It contains a remarkable work from childhood, and a generous selection from Peake's short stories, poems and nonsense verses as well as from his drawings. Editor(s): Gilmore, Maeve. Num Pages: 576 pages, 75 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: AFF; DCF; DD; FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 68. Weight in Grams: 1696. 8vo Very good copy.
Publisher
The British Library Publishing Division
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0277334
ISBN
9780712358347

€ 28.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 232 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 431. Clean, well read copy in very good condition.
Publisher
Turtle Point Press
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KLJ0006318
ISBN
9781885586216

€ 7.92

Paperback. Num Pages: 200 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 163 x 23. Weight in Grams: 312. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Elastic Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KI20003568
ISBN
9780955318184

€ 4.64

Paperback. A scholar pursues an elusive biographer, stumbling upon buried fragments of distant lives; a woman walks out of her previous existence and encounters an ice-blond stranger from a secretive world. This title deals with betrayal and loyalty, quests and longings, loneliness and passion - the mysterious absences at the heart of the fullest lives. Num Pages: 240 pages, facsimiles. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 225 x 135 x 15. Weight in Grams: 176 Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New Ed
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0021486
ISBN
9780099273769

€ 4.64

Paperback. A collection of glimpses of the here and now. The random chatter of strangers, encountered fleetingly, provides details of the exotic and banal, critical and trivial. One moment we are in Ireland, the next in Los Angeles. The stories leave the characters lives as quickly as we entered them. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 133 x 12. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Vintage
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New Ed
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KNW0008591
ISBN
9780099286684

€ 10.72

Paperback. A collection of stories featuring detectives, criminal agents and debonair crooks from the golden age of crime fiction: a time when Sherlock Holmes was esconsced in his rooms at 221B Baker Street and London was permanently wreathed in a sinister fog. Editor(s): Davies, David Stuart. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FFC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 248. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0000839
ISBN
9781853267444

€ 4.64

Paperback. A superb new collection from the No.1 bestselling author: 'Reading her books is like gossiping with old friends' DAILY EXPRESS Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 293. Good clear copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Orion
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0031556
ISBN
9781409161448

€ 4.64

Paperback. France, 1940. Lucile Angellier's husband has been captured as a prisoner-of-war, and all she can do is wait for him - and tend to the household controlled by her domineering mother-in-law. Their small village is soon occupied by a regiment of German soldiers, forcing the locals to coexist with an invading Nazi force. Translator(s): Smith, Sandra. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 129 x 31. Weight in Grams: 304. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0032972
ISBN
9780099598442

€ 10.99
€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 200 pages, illustrations (black and white). BIC Classification: FJM; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 331. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
University of Notre Dame Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0004084
ISBN
9780268040345

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Arlen House
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
9781851321087
ISBN
9781851321087

€ 15.00

Paperback. A highly acclaimed collection of short stories set in the great outdoors of New England, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of 'The Shipping News' and 'Brokeback Mountain'. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 128. Good clean copy with light shelf wear
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTM0000019
ISBN
9781857024043

€ 4.64

Paperback. A parrot who speaks of love, a police dog who's a Buddhist, a microbe with an inferiority complex, a chameleon hoping to find himself, a scorpion with the fastest sting in the West? Viskovitz is each of these animals and many more; yet it is the human condition with all its highs and lows which is portrayed in these hilarious metamorphoses. Translator(s): Casey, John. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 185 x 128 x 12. Weight in Grams: 116. Used paperback, in very good condition. Some shelf wear.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Main
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0037896
ISBN
9781841954936

€ 4.64

Paperback. Translator(s): Kline, T. Jefferson. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: DN; FV; FYT; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 153 x 24. Weight in Grams: 478. Clean copy with minor shelf wear. Previous owner's inscription
Publisher
Pushkin Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0004122
ISBN
9781782270447

€ 4.64

Paperback. The diverse tales selected for this volume display the astonishing virtuosity of Rudyard Kipling's early writings Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 125 x 13. Weight in Grams: 162. Already Read, Good Clean Copy
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KDK0015647
ISBN
9781853261794

€ 4.64

Paperback. 'Stylish, witty and constantly entertaining .. Jeffrey Archer has a natural aptitude for short stories' The Times Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FH; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 138 x 19. Weight in Grams: 238. 8vo. Nice copy of standard paperback edition
Publisher
Pan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0292898
ISBN
9781447221869

€ 4.64

Hardcover. A collection of Christmas stories from Irish writers. Editor(s): Marcus, David. Num Pages: 254 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 5HC; FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 155. Weight in Grams: 479. Clean copy
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages
254
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Edition
First British Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KST0023315
ISBN
9780747523024

€ 5.17

Paperback. "Zombies Vs Robots: This Means War!". Num Pages: 342 pages, chiefly col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; FK; FM; FX; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 162 x 21. Weight in Grams: 656. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
IDW Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Paperback Edition 1st Printing
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0004678
ISBN
9781613771433

€ 4.64

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