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O'Sullivan's memoir of growing up on the Great Blasket, a sparsely inhabited Gaelic-speaking island off the Atlantic coast of Ireland. The only book I have ever reviewed which simply had to be praised without reservation.-Sean O'Faolain, The Listener. Introductory Note by E. M. Forster.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781879941397
ISBN-10: 1879941392
Format: Paperback
(208mm x 139mm x 20mm)
Pages: 287
Imprint: J S Sanders and Company Incorporated
Publisher: J S Sanders and Company Incorporated
Publish Date: 18-Nov-1998
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Maurice O'Sullivan

Maurice O'Sullivan was born in 1904 and joined the Civic Guard of the nascent Irish Republic as a young man, but found that law enforcement was not to his liking. While posted in Connemara he wrote a novel, Twenty Years A-Growing, for the entertainment was friends. He drowned tragically in 1950, leaving behind a widow and two children.

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