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Saints and sinners -Rare signed copy; First Edition; Includes a written card

£190.00

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Saints and sinners- Rare signed copy

"A woman walks the streets of Manhattan and contemplates with exquisite longing the precarious affair she has embarked on, amidst the grandeur and cacophony of the cityscape; a young Irish girl and her mother are thrilled to be invited to visit the glamorous Coughlan's but find - for all the promise of their green gorgette, silver shoes and fancy dinner parties - they leave disappointed; an Irishman in north London retraces his life as a young lad with his mates digging the streets and dreaming of the apocryphal gold, an outside both in Ireland and England, yet he carries the lodestar of his native land.A collection characterised by all of Edna O'Brien's trademark lyricism, powerful evocations of place and a glorious and an often heart-breaking grasp of people and their desires and contradictions."

This copy is a rare signed copy and is inscribed and dated, Feb 2011, to a family friend. There is also a card enclosed to the same person, (inscribed by Edna O'Brien)
The pages are slightly faded but clean, although there are a few annotations which affect Pages 81- 84, see product photographs.

This book would appeal to a collector as it is extremely rare and special!

Item details

Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
057127031X
ISBN-13:
9780571270316
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Faber

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Saints and sinners- Rare signed copy

"A woman walks the streets of Manhattan and contemplates with exquisite longing the precarious affair she has embarked on, amidst the grandeur and cacophony of the cityscape; a young Irish girl and her mother are thrilled to be invited to visit the glamorous Coughlan's but find - for all the promise of their green gorgette, silver shoes and fancy dinner parties - they leave disappointed; an Irishman in north London retraces his life as a young lad with his mates digging the streets and dreaming of the apocryphal gold, an outside both in Ireland and England, yet he carries the lodestar of his native land.A collection characterised by all of Edna O'Brien's trademark lyricism, powerful evocations of place and a glorious and an often heart-breaking grasp of people and their desires and contradictions."

This copy is a rare signed copy and is inscribed and dated, Feb 2011, to a family friend. There is also a card enclosed to the same person, (inscribed by Edna O'Brien)
The pages are slightly faded but clean, although there are a few annotations which affect Pages 81- 84, see product photographs.

This book would appeal to a collector as it is extremely rare and special!

Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
057127031X
ISBN-13:
9780571270316
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Faber

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