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, N.Y., 1994
ISBN 10: 0395515955 / ISBN 13: 9780395515952
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Title: THE HISTORY OF THE GINGER MAN. The Dramatic ...

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, N.Y.

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good Plus

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Dust Jacket

Edition: First Edition


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 # 18941

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Synopsis: Presents the author's rags-to-riches story of his quest to create and publish his twentieth-century classic, The Ginger Man. 15,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.

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