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Molly Keane: A Life

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Description for Molly Keane: A Life Paperback.
Molly Keane (1904 - 96) was an Irish novelist and playwright (born in County Kildare) most famous for Good Behaviour which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Hailed as the Irish Nancy Mitford in her day; as well as writing books she was the leading playwright of the '30s, her work directed by John Gielgud. Between 1928 and 1956, she wrote eleven novels, and some of her earlier plays, under the pseudonym M.J. Farrell. In 1981, aged seventy, she published Good Behaviour under her own name. The manuscript, which had languished in a drawer for many years, was ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Virago
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
Number of Pages
352
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780349007540
SKU
V9780349007540
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About Sally Phipps
Sally Phipps is Molly Keane's daughter.

Reviews for Molly Keane: A Life
Beautifully written . . . this sparking biography serves her memory and achievement fairly, fondly, and as one suspects, truthfully
Irish Sunday Times
A delight and a phenomenon; the literary biography of a novelist . . . by her writer daughter, who manifests herself quite as observant compassionate original and dauntless as her mother
Candia McWilliam
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