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Donkey's years : memories of a life as story told

Author: Aidan Higgins
Publisher: London : Minerva, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this bawdy memoir, Irish author Aidan Higgins dissects the pretensions of a Catholic family in County Kildare. He examines the mystery of growing up, his rearing on a run-down estate, the decline  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Aidan Higgins; Aidan Higgins
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aidan Higgins
ISBN: 0749396946 9780749396947
OCLC Number: 877665196
Notes: Originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 1995.
Description: xv, 336 pages, plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Aidan Higgins.

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"Opening with a child's-eye view, [Donkey's Years] incorporates local history and topography, evoking with vivid, physical detail the voices of his playmates, the smells, colours and sounds of this Read more...

 
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