Flann O'Brien the Complete Novels by Flann O'Brien
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Flann O'Brien the Complete Novels
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Flann O'Brien the Complete Novels

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Flann O'Brien the Complete Novels by Flann O'Brien

Book Description

In the five novels by Ireland's greatest comic writer, we can explore the full range of his invention, from the multi-layered madness of "At Swim-Two-Birds" to the piercing realism of "The Hard Life" and the surreal logic of "The Third Policeman". This is a world where bicycles listen to conversations, inventors search for methods of 'diluting' water, and characters play truant while novelists sleep; a world where spiteful fairies wreak havoc and heroes from legend blunder into suburban sitting-rooms. This is recognizably the Ireland of Joyce and Beckett - rowdy, high-spirited, by turns sensual and cerebral -transformed by O'Brien's unique vision.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781841593098
ISBN-10: 1841593095
Format: Hardback
(210mm x 44mm x 134mm)
Pages: 778
Imprint: Everyman's Library
Publisher: Everyman
Publish Date: 21-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Harper Perennial Modern Classics by Flann O'Brien Harper Perennial Modern Classics, Paperback (April 2007)

A masterpiece of black humour from the renown comic and acclaimed author of 'At Swim-Two-Birds' - Flann O'Brien.

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Author Biography - Flann O'Brien

Brian O'Nolan (Irish: Brian O Nuallain) (October 5, 1911 - April 1, 1966) was a twentieth century Irish novelist and satirist, best known for his novels An Beal Bocht, At Swim-Two-Birds and The Third Policeman written under the nom de plume Flann O'Brien. He also wrote many satirical columns in the Irish Times under the name Myles na gCopaleen. INTRODUCER BIOGRAPHY: Novelist and journalist Keith Donohue is the author of The Stolen Child and The Irish Anatomist: A Study of Flann O'Brien.

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