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The collected stories of Sean O'Faolain.

Author: Seán O'Faoláin
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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The first one-volume publication of all of the short stories of Sean O'Faolain.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Seán O'Faoláin
ISBN: 0316632945 9780316632942
OCLC Number: 9998792
Notes: "An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
Description: 1304 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Midsummer night madness and other stories (1932): Midsummer night madness --
Lilliput --
Fugue --
The small lady --
The bombshop --
The death of Stevey Long --
The patriot. A purse of coppers (1937): A broken world --
The old master --
Sinners --
Admiring the scenery --
Egotists --
Kitty the Wren --
My son Austin --
A born genius --
Sullivan's trousers --
A meeting --
Discord --
The confessional --
Mother Matilda's book --
There's a birdie in the cage. Teresa and other stories (1947): Teresa --
The man who invented sin --
Unholy living and half dying --
The silence of the valley --
Innocence --
The trout --
Shades of the prison house --
The end of a good man --
Passion --
A letter --
Vive la France! --
The woman who married Clark Gable --
Lady Lucifer. From The finest stories of Sean O'Faolain (1957): Childybawn --
Lovers of the lake --
The fur coat --
Up the bare stairs --
One true friend --
Persecution mania --
The Judas touch --
The end of the record --
Lord and master --
An enduring friendship. I remember! I remember! (1962): I remember! I remember! --
The sugawn chain --
A shadow, silent as a cloud --
A touch of autumn in the air --
The younger generation --
Love's young dream --
Two of a kind --
Angels and ministers of grace --
One night in Turin --
Miracles don't happen twice --
No country for old men. The heat of the sun (1966): In the bosom of the country --
Dividends --
The heat of the sun --
The human thing --
One man, one boat, one girl --
Charlie's Greek --
Billy Billee --
Before the daystar --
£1000 for Rosebud --
A sweet Colleen. Appendix: These tales (Preface to The heat of the sun). The talking trees and other stories (1970): The planets of the years --
A dead cert --
Hymeneal --
The talking trees --
The time of their lives --
Feed my lambs --
"ur fearful innocence" --
Brainsy --
Thieves --
Of sanctity and whiskey --
The kichen. foreign affairs and other stories (1976): The faithless wife --
Something, everything, anything, nothing --
An inside outside comples --
Murder at Cobbler's Hulk --
Foreign affairs --
Falling rocks, narrowing road, cul-de-sac stop --
How to write a short story --
Liberty. Unpublished stories (1982): Marmalade --
From Huesca with love and kisses --
The wings of a dove, a modern sequel --
The unlit lamp --
One fair daughter and no more --
A present from Clonmacnois.
Other Titles: Short stories

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The first one-volume publication of all of the short stories of Sean O'Faolain.

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