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Fallon, Peter 1951-

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Works: 129 works in 300 publications in 1 language and 6,101 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Printer, Interviewee, Publishing director
Classifications: PR6056.A55, 821.914
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Soft day : a miscellany of contemporary Irish writing by Peter Fallon( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 libraries worldwide
The Writers : a sense of Ireland : new works by 44 Irish writers ( Book )
11 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
After the wake : twenty-one prose works including previously unpublished material by Brendan Behan( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Brendan Behan's genius was to strike a chord between critic and common man. When he died, at the age of 41, he was arguably the most celebrated Irish writer of the twentieth century. After the Wake is a collection of seven prose works and a series of articles. It includes all that exists of an unfinished novel, ‘The Caracombs', and pieces together items whose comic and fanciful accounts evoke Flann O'Brien. Also featured are works of acknowledged excellence, ‘The Confirmation Suit' and ‘A Woman of No Standing'. This writing bears all the hallmarks of the author's talent – an ab
Collected poems by John Montague( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems by Irish poet John Montague
News of the world : selected poems by Peter Fallon( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Collected poems by Michael Hartnett( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Selected & new poems by Michael Hartnett( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
A selection and major retrospective of one of Ireland's most distinguished poets, Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin
The second voyage : poems by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
A book of strays by Michael Hartnett( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
‘A genuine maverick . . . a mixture of coruscating satire, rhapsodic lyricism and humane vernacular . . . ' –– The Sunday Times Michael Hartnett subscribed always to the idea of the poet as a chronicler of his race: ‘I have tried to write for the people . . . ' begins one of the poems in this collection of ballads, satires, squibs and other occasional verses. As he casts his eye on ‘the state of the nation', on local shopkeepers' and publicans' greed (‘The Ballad of Salad Sunday'), or curses ‘those who stole our cat', he connects with sources in ancient traditions. The centrepiece, ‘Ma
Collected poems by Ciaran Carson( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
520 Ciaran Carson's 'Collected Poems', published on the occasion of his 60th birthday, gathers work from eight collections
Eye to eye by Peter Fallon( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Winter work by Peter Fallon( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
The news and weather by Peter Fallon( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The headgear of the tribe : selected poems by Desmond O'Grady( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Tarry Flynn : a play in three acts based on the novel by Patrick Kavanagh by Peter Fallon( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Woman and scarecrow by Marina Carr( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
"A passionate woman?mother of eight children and wife to a remorseful husband?now facing death, looks back over her life and asks what could have been"--Page 4 of cover
The company of horses by Peter Fallon( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
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Peter Fallon : poet, publisher, editor and translator by Richard Rankin Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In this unique and beautifully produced collection, a stellar line-up of Irish writers pay tribute to the immense contributions made to the literary arts in Ireland and abroad by Irish poet and publisher Peter Fallon. Fallon has run Gallery Press since 1970, publishing hundreds of titles in Irish poetry, drama, and fiction, and, with Timothy Engelland, established Deerfield Press in Deerfield, Massachusetts. Fallon has written many volumes of his own poetry and, with Derek Mahon, he co-edited the influential 1990 collection The Penguin Book of Contemporary Irish Poetry. Additionally, Fallon
 
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