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Donleavy, J. P. (James Patrick) 1926-

Overview
Works: 151 works in 1,060 publications in 12 languages and 20,435 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Domestic fiction  Humor  Drama  Pictorial works  Humorous fiction  Interviews  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3507.O686, 813.54
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The ginger man by J. P Donleavy( Book )

190 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1955 and originally banned in America, this reprint is part of a series of reissues of works by this incomparable author, whom Joseph Heller has called "one of the most accomplished and original writers of our time."
The destinies of Darcy Dancer, gentleman by J. P Donleavy( Book )

69 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His future is disastrous, his present indecent, his past divine. He Is Darcy Dancer, youthful squire of Andromeda Park, the great gray stone mansion inhabited by Crooks, the cross-eyed butler, and the sexy, aristocratic Miss Von B
A singular man by J. P Donleavy( Book )

76 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A fairy tale of New York by J. P Donleavy( Book )

55 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornelius Christian returns to New York where his wife dies and he reluctantly becomes an undertaker's assistant to pay for her burial expenses
The onion eaters : a novel by J. P Donleavy( Book )

51 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antic account of a young American's life in the Irish castle he inherits, complete with mad servants and lusty guests
The lady who liked clean rest rooms : the chronicle of one of the strangest stories ever to be rumored about around New York by J. P Donleavy( Book )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plight of women abandoned by their husbands in middle age and who become prey to crooks. The protagonist is Jocelyn Jones, an eccentric Southern lady who measures her decline by the number of establishments with clean toilets still open to her. By the author of The Ginger Man
The plays of J.P. Donleavy by J. P Donleavy( Book )

26 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schultz by J. P Donleavy( Book )

32 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humoristisk roman om en amerikansk musical-producers erotiske oplevelser i Londons forlystelsesverden
Meet my maker the mad molecule by J. P Donleavy( Book )

43 editions published between 1960 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humoristische, satirische, gevoelige en fantastische korte verhalen over liefde en dood, doodsangst en levensangst
The saddest summer of Samuel S by J. P Donleavy( Book )

40 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wily American driving his psychiatrist crazy in Vienna. Prey of a wealthy countess who wants him comfortable and secure and her very own. Master of his domain his sealed, darkened, disheveled apartment on a dank Vienna sidestreet. Abigail was not the girl for Sam. She was a brash, sexy American coed with only men on her mind. And se had Sam very much on her mind at the moment ... "Zany ... comic ... brilliant" The New York Times "Extremely funny yet bittersweet ... handled with such grace that even its outright sex is captivating" Chicago American. "Donleavy's best work sin
The unexpurgated code : a complete manual of survival and manners by J. P Donleavy( Book )

39 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the world a harsh and cruel place and an enemy out to get you if he can, courtesy will not make you rich overnight but by degrees it makes others feel good and this in turn will make you feel even etter ... With more and more folk from the wrong side of the tracks, it is important to make more room at the bottom. 'The Unexpurgated Code' takes plain folk through the useful rules of social climbing
Wrong information is being given out at Princeton : the chronicle of one of the strangest stories ever to be rumoured about around New York by J. P Donleavy( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy on Stephen O'Kelly 'O, an aspiring composer low on cash in 1940s New York. He meets an heiress who falls in love and they marry. The father disowns her, but all is not lost because the mother also falls in love with him and offers to be his patron
A singular country by J. P Donleavy( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A personal meditation on Ireland told in the vernacular of the Irishman
Are you listening, Rabbi Löw by J. P Donleavy( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the suddenly wealthy producer of the lowbrow London revue Kiss It, Don't Hold It, It's Too Hot, Schultz crashes through upper-crust British society with the finesse of a bull. He rambles on about his obsessions and occasionally prays to his ancestor, the late rabbi of the title, for guidance
De Alfonce tennis : the superlative game of eccentric champions : its history, accoutrements, rules, conduct, and regimen by J. P Donleavy( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and Italian and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That Darcy, that dancer, that gentleman by J. P Donleavy( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een berooide aristocratische man die op zijn voorvaderlijke bouwvallige landgoed in Ierland verblijft droomt nog steeds van Leila
The beastly beatitudes of Balthazar B by J. P Donleavy( Book )

62 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En ung mand fra en rig, fransk familie sendes på skole i England og Irland
L'Homme de gingembre by J. P Donleavy( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Une magnifique paire de propres-à-rien, Sebasatien et son ami sont perpétuellement en ribote, dans la meilleure tradition picaresque
J.P. Donleavy's Ireland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unforgettable lesson on the true nature of being Irish
Ireland : a photographic portrait by Fritz Dressler( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The lady who liked clean rest rooms : the chronicle of one of the strangest stories ever to be rumored about around New York
Alternative Names
Donleavy, J.P.

Donleavy, J. P. 1926-

Donleavy, James Patrick.

Donleavy, James Patrick 1926-

Donlivi, Dzh. P. 1926-

J. P. Donleavy irisch-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

J.P. Donleavy pisarz amerykański

J.P. Donleavy schrijver uit Ierland

James Patrick Donleavy

James Patrick Donleavy scrittore irlandese

Данливи, Джеймс Патрик

Джеймс Патрік Данліві

Донливи Д. П. 1926-

돈레비, J. P. 1926-

돈레비, 제임스 패드릭 1926-

돈레비, 제임스 패트릭 1926-

돈리비, J. P. 1926-

돈리비, 제임스 패트릭 1926-

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The destinies of Darcy Dancer, gentlemanA singular manA fairy tale of New YorkThe onion eaters : a novelThe lady who liked clean rest rooms : the chronicle of one of the strangest stories ever to be rumored about around New YorkWrong information is being given out at Princeton : the chronicle of one of the strangest stories ever to be rumoured about around New YorkAre you listening, Rabbi LöwThe beastly beatitudes of Balthazar BIreland : a photographic portrait