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Good Behaviour by Molly Keane
Book DescriptionI do know how to behave - believe me, because I know. I have always known...' Behind the gates of Temple Alice the aristocratic Anglo-Irish St Charles family sinks into a state of decaying grace. To Aroon St Charles, large and unlovely daughter of the house, the fierce forces of sex, money, jealousy and love seem locked out by the ritual patterns of good behaviour. But crumbling codes of conduct cannot hope to save the members of the St Charles family from their own unruly and inadmissible desires. This elegant and allusive novel established Molly Keane as the natural successor to Jean Rhys.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781844083244
(198mm x 134mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Virago Press Ltd
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 15-Dec-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Molly Keane
Good Behaviour, Hardback (August 2011)
*A brilliant comic novel about Anglo-Ireland that was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. *'A mistress of wicked comedy' MALCOLM BRADBURY, VOGUE
Devoted Ladies, Paperback (June 2006)
A surprising and dark novel of female passion from one of Ireland's best-loved novelists
Loving and Giving, Paperback (June 2006)
An even finer achievement than her earlier mordant masterpiece, GOOD BEHAVIOUR' Sunday Times
Time After Time, Paperback (June 2006)» View all books by Molly Keane
An hilarious novel about Anglo-Irish upper-class life.
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Author Biography - Molly Keane
Born in Ireland in 1904 into a 'rather serious Hunting and Fishing Church-going family' who gave her little education at the hands of governesses, Molly's interests were 'hunting & horses & having a good time'; she began writing only to supplement her dress allowance. She died in 1996.
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