WorldCat Identities

Boylan, Clare

Overview
Works: 55 works in 223 publications in 6 languages and 6,875 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Short stories  Historical fiction  Suspense fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Host, Interviewer, Interviewee
Classifications: PR6052.O9193, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Clare Boylan
 
Most widely held works by Clare Boylan
Emma Brown by Clare Boylan( Book )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The arrival of Conway Fitzgibbon at Fuchsia Lodge with his daughter Matilda is a source of delight to the headmistress, Miss Wilcox. The unsuccessful ladies' school is eager for new pupils, particularly one so finely dressed and boasting a father who is 'quite the gentleman'. But as Christmas approaches, and Miss Wilcox inquires about arrangements for the holidays, she is in for a shock. Conway Fitzgibbon, like the address he left behind, does not exist"--P. [4] of cover
Beloved stranger by Clare Boylan( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Danish and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her husband of fifty years begins to slip into madness, Lily Butler turns for help to her only daughter
Black baby : a novel by Clare Boylan( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman om det milde vanvid, som alderdom og isolering kan medføre
Holy pictures by Clare Boylan( Book )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Last resorts by Clare Boylan( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected stories by Clare Boylan( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features an array of stories that celebrate the marginalized and dispossessed, explore the inner workings of marriage and family dynamics, examine the cost of love, and provide a witty and biting self-examination
11 Edward Street by Clare Boylan( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and Swedish and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home rule by Clare Boylan( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Familien Devlin's hverdag og deres kamp for det daglige brød i Dublin omkring århundredskiftet
The Agony and the ego : the art and strategy of fiction writing explored ( Book )
9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Room for a single lady by Clare Boylan( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose beretter om sin barndom i Dublin: om sine to søstre, om sin mor, der helst vil male, og om den tyranniske far, som i perioder er arbejdsløs. For pengenes skyld udlejes et værelse til enlige damer, og familiens konflikter væves sammen med disse kvinders ofte problemfyldte liv
Maya Angelou by Maya Angelou( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maya Angelou discusses writing through the black experience, the human spirit in adversity, and prose and poetry readings
Emma Brown by Clare Boylan( Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of a child of an apparently wealthy family, who is enrolled with great ceremony at a local ladies' school. But the girl's wealth and standing are illusory, as the school discovers when term bills go unpaid and the girl's father proves to be nonexistent. The question of the girl's origins proves to be a stone thrown into a much larger Victorian pond. A local gentleman, Mr. Ellin, takes up the investigation, which leads him from the most posh clubs in London to the cesspools of the city's lowest quarters; the shocking secrets which come out of it will change his life, and everyone else's, forever
Concerning virgins : a collection of short stories by Clare Boylan( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nail on the head by Clare Boylan( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
That bad woman : short stories by Clare Boylan( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The literary companion to cats : an anthology of prose and poetry ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Another family Christmas : a collection of short stories by Clare Boylan( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary Gordon and Margaret Drabble by ICA Video( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduced by Clare Boylan, Mary Gordon and Margaret Drabble talk about the challenge of writing about mothers and children, the portrayal of mothers and children from the early 19th century novel to the present day, first descriptions of breastfeeding in English literature, books as child substitutes and how to write successfully from a child's point of view
Room for a single lady by Clare Boylan( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To Eugene Rafferty, girls are like money--they have to be saved. His three young daughters, despite living in 1950's Dublin, seem doomed to a childhood of Victorian austerity until a stranger comes to their house, trailing the allure of the world. Bridie, Kitty and Rose are growing up and they no longer trust their beautiful but oppressed mother, but as family fortunes decline, the Raffertys are forced to take in lodgers, and they introduce the girls to new experiences--of sex, of spite, of love, and tragedy
Wendy Perriam, D.M. Thomas and Clare Boylan by Wendy Perriam( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novelist Fay Weldon introduces a highly charged discussion on how to write about sex. The three participants talk about the problems this poses (with amusing examples of how not to do it!) and show how they and other writers have successfully written about sex in their work
 
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Languages
English (170)
Danish (3)
German (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
Czech (1)
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