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Gossamer

Author: George A Birmingham
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1915. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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James Owen Hannay, the Irish clergyman who wrote under the pseudonym ""George A. Birmingham, "" began his literary career with a novel that addressed sensitive political matters in a serious manner. After that approach landed him in hot water in his native Ireland, Hannay adopted a new approach: he continued to talk about important issues, but in a humorous, lighthearted way. In Gossamer, Hannay mercilessly skewers  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Birmingham, George A.
Gossamer.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George A Birmingham
ISBN: 9781776580361 1776580362
OCLC Number: 891399810
Description: 1 online resource (264 pages)
Responsibility: George A. Birmingham.

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James Owen Hannay, the Irish clergyman who wrote under the pseudonym ""George A. Birmingham, "" began his literary career with a novel that addressed sensitive political matters in a serious manner. After that approach landed him in hot water in his native Ireland, Hannay adopted a new approach: he continued to talk about important issues, but in a humorous, lighthearted way. In Gossamer, Hannay mercilessly skewers the flimflammery of international finance in a satirical send-up that The ...

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