THE HISTORY OF THE GINGER MAN. The Dramatic Story Behind a Contemporary Classic By the Man Who wrote it and Fought for Its Life.

Donleavy, J. P.

Published by Houghton Mifflin, 1994
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Title: THE HISTORY OF THE GINGER MAN. The Dramatic ...

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good Plus

Edition: First Edition

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517 pages, illustrated. Has remainder marks (in orange marker) at bottom edge and small light marker line to top corner of half title page, otherwise a near fine clean copy, bright and solid. Dust jacket has wear only at top edge at spine, otherwise near fine, and protected by a mylar wrapper. The dramatic story of J. P. Donleavy's personal struggle to create and publish his literary masterpiece THE GINGER MAN, combined with his autobiography of a varied and colorful life. Bookseller Inventory #

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