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Bolger, Dermot 1959-

Overview
Works: 120 works in 469 publications in 9 languages and 8,481 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Soccer stories  Psychological fiction  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, cze
Classifications: PR6052.O384, 823.914
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Publications about Dermot Bolger
Publications by Dermot Bolger
Most widely held works by Dermot Bolger
Finbar's hotel by Dermot Bolger( Book )
33 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in 8 languages and held by 839 libraries worldwide
Seven Irish authors write about Finbar's Hotel, a rundown establishment in Dublin. In one room, an art thief worries about being caught, in another a woman is trying to convince a visiting sister to make peace with their mother, in a third a man plots revenge
Ladies' night at Finbar's Hotel by Dermot Bolger( Book )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 777 libraries worldwide
"A year has passed since the closing of Finbar's Hotel, a down-on-its-heel hotel on the Dublin quays. Now it has reopened its doors as an ultra-chic Euro hotel. Ladies Night describes one night in its newly illustrious surroundings."--Back cover
The journey home by Dermot Bolger( Book )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Set in the suburbs of Dublin in the early '80s, this novel chillingly portrays a bleak Ireland that offers its youth few options. When Francis Hano Hanrahan finds temporary employment at the voters' register's office, he meets Shay, a charismatic trickster who spins entertainment out of their dreary workplace. As Shay's sidekick, Hano gets caught up in Dublin's nightlife and becomes further estranged from his parents
In high Germany by Dermot Bolger( file )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 664 libraries worldwide
An Irish emigrant in Germany tells his son about football, and about home, through the nostalgia he feels for a match played many years ago
The Vintage book of contemporary Irish fiction ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Collects forty-six contemporary Irish short stories featuring contributions by notables including Mary Leland, William Trevor, Mary Dorcey, Patrick McCabe, and Brian Moore
The family on Paradise Pier by Dermot Bolger( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Goold Verschoyle-børnenes liv fra deres opvækst i 1915 i en irsk protestantisk overklassefamilie i Donegal gennem irsk kamp for selvstændighed, generalstrejken i England, den spanske frihedskrig, ophold i Moskva i 1930'erne og frem til de sovjetiske arbejdslejre
A second life by Dermot Bolger( Book )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Roman fra Irland om en succesrig fotograf, som blev bortadopteret som spæd. Han kommer ud for en bilulykke, er klinisk død, og kommer i det tidsrum i kontakt med døde slægtninge , så han beslutter sig for at opsøge sine biologiske forældre
The woman's daughter by Dermot Bolger( Book )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and French and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Som symbol på en kollektiv fortvivlelse over at leve et i samfund uden en selvfølgelig frihed og lykke, fortælles om en kvinde i forstaden Finglas til Dublin, som efter et incestforhold føder en datter - og hvordan kvinden selv og samfundet takler dette
Temptation by Dermot Bolger( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and French and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Da Alison tilfældigt og lidt bittert kommer til at tilbringe en uge alene med sine børn i sommerferien, får hun rig mulighed for at lade tankerne fare og fundere over sit liv og ægteskab. Det bliver en intensiv indre monolog, kun afbrudt af børnenes tilstedeværelse
Druids, dudes, and beauty queens : the changing face of Irish theatre ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Father's music by Dermot Bolger( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and French and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Een jonge vrouw, die een verhouding begint met een tegelhandelaar van Ierse afkomst met connecties in de onderwereld van Dublin, gaat samen met hem op zoek naar haar vader die de kost verdient als rondtrekkend violist
The Valparaiso voyage by Dermot Bolger( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Efter en barndom i skyggen af sin stedbroder Cormac, prøver Brendan Brogan at gamble sig til økonomisk sikkerhed for sin kone og sit barn ved at "overtage" stedbroderens identitet, da han har begået selvmord; selv om han rejser udenlands, indhenter fortiden ham, da han bliver tvunget til at vende hjem til Irland
Greatest hits : four Irish one-act plays ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
The Bright wave : poetry in Irish now = An tonn gheal ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and Irish and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Emily's shoes by Dermot Bolger( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
April bright ; &, Blinded by the light : two plays by Dermot Bolger( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
"These two utterly contrasting plays showcase different sides of the unique talent of one of Ireland's leading playwrights." "In April Bright, a young couple's arrival in their new home is disturbed by a caller from the past, whose presence unleashes the joys and tragedies of previous lives buried within those walls. A stunning evocation of family life just after the War, April Bright is an extraordinary juxtaposition of two sets of ordinary lives divided by half a century, yet linked by universal longings and dreams." "Blinded by the Light is an anarchic black farce. While the world goes crazy outside his bed-sit, Mick's sole ambition is to be left alone "to eat scuttery kebabs, read books in Latin and watch Open University programmes at five a.m. about frogs fucking and the homosexual tendencies of the ten-spined stickleback". When he opens his door to Mormon missionaries however, the entire world crash-lands upon him, including the dope-smoking, card-cheating severed head of an ancient Irish saint."--BOOK JACKET
A Dublin bloom : an original free adaptation of James Joyce's Ulysses by Dermot Bolger( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
The Picador book of Irish contemporary fiction ( Book )
9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Plays by Dermot Bolger( Book )
in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The Picador book of contemporary Irish fiction by Dermot Bolger( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bolger, Dermot
ボルジャー, ダーモット
Languages
English (212)
French (16)
German (6)
Italian (4)
Dutch (4)
Serbian (2)
Japanese (1)
Croatian (1)
Irish (1)
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