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Description - The Ginger Man by J. P. Donleavy

Feckless, unwashed, charming, penurious Sebastian Balfe Dangerfield, Trinity College Law student, Irish American with an English Accent, maroon in the ould country and dreaming of dollars and ready women, stumbles from the public house to the pawnbrokers, murmuring delusive enticements in the ear of any girl who'll listen, in delirious search of freedom, wealth, and the recognition he feels is his due. Lyrical and ribald, illuminating, poignant and hugely entertaining, The Ginger Man is a work of authentic comic genius.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780349108759
ISBN-10: 0349108757
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 145mm x 24mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Abacus
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 6-Mar-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - J. P. Donleavy

J P Donleavy has written eleven novels, a book of short pieces and two novellas. He has had many exhibitions for his watercolours and paintings. He lives in Co Westmeath, Ireland.

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