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O'Faoláin, Seán 1900-1991

Overview
Works: 368 works in 1,114 publications in 4 languages and 28,465 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Biography 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Collaborator, Honoree, Creator, Narrator
Classifications: PR6029.F3, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Seán O'Faoláin, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Seán O'Faoláin
The vanishing hero; studies in novelists of the twenties by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
19 editions published between 1956 and 1971 in English and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The short story by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
45 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analysis of short story techniques, with eight representative short stories
The finest stories of Sean O'Faolain by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-seven stories of Ireland and the Irish -- critical, affectionate, serious
I remember! I remember! : stories by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
11 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven short stories, most of them contrasting memories of youth with the actions of middle age. All have Irish settings or Irish characters
The collected stories of Sean O'Faolain by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first one-volume publication of all of the short stories of Sean O'Faolain
Foreign affairs, and other stories by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
18 editions published between 1198 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories, each describing a love affair of the soul that takes the lovers out of familiar territory
The heat of the sun; stories and tales by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The talking trees, and other stories by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
12 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
And again? : a novel by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
22 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Younger is selected by the Mount Olympus Department of External Affairs to undergo an unusual experiment: to live his life again backwards - growing younger and younger until he is finally whistled back into the womb of Time
A nest of simple folk by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
14 editions published between 1933 and 1990 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected stories of Sean O'Faolain by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains seventeen of O'Faolain's stories, including "Two of a Kind," "Before the Day Star," "Passion," and "The Talking Trees."
The Irish : a character study by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
12 editions published between 1949 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The silver branch; a collection of the best old Irish lyrics, variously translated by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
14 editions published between 1938 and 1985 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man who invented sin : and other stories by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
14 editions published between 1944 and 1949 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King of the beggars; a life of Daniel O'Connell, the Irish liberator, in a study of the rise of the modern Irish democracy (1775-1847) by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
26 editions published between 1938 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A summer in Italy by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
16 editions published between 1949 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird alone by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
23 editions published between 1936 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newman's way; the odyssey of John Henry Newman by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
8 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Short stories; a study in pleasure by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great O'Neill, a biography of Hugh O'Neill, earl of Tyrone, 1550-1616 by Seán O'Faoláin ( Book )
25 editions published between 1942 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A popular account of O'Neill's life & times
 
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Alternative Names
Faoláin, Seán 1900-1991
O Faolain, Sean, 1900-1991
OʹFaolain, Sean, 1900-1991
Whelan, John.
Whelan, John, 1900-
Whelan, John, 1900-1991
Whelan, John Francis.
О'Фаолейн, Шон, 1900-1991
О'Фаолэйн, Шон, 1900-1991
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Languages
English (385)
German (2)
Portuguese (1)
French (1)
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