9781860499548

The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits : Stories

Donoghue, Emma

ISBN 10: 1860499546 / 1-86049-954-6
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group Limited
Publication Date: 2002

Editorial Reviews:
Synopsis:

Over the last ten years, when Emma Donoghue stumbled across a fascinating scrap of history, she had to stop whatever she was doing and write a story about it. The stories in this book are the result.


 
BookHints: Book Lovers Recommend...
Kissing the Witch Kissing the Witch
Donoghue, Emma


Fingersmith Fingersmith
Waters, Sarah


Slammerkin Slammerkin
Donoghue, Emma


Life Mask Life Mask
Donoghue, Emma


Hood Hood
Donoghue, Emma


Stir Fry Stir Fry
Donoghue, Emma


The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits : Stories: Search Results

1.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (Paperback) (ISBN: 9781860499548)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: The Book Depository (Gloucester, UK, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 10

Book Description: Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 124 mm. Brand New Book. The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits is a book of fictions, but they are also true. Over the last ten years, I have often stumbled over a scrap of history so fascinating that I had to stop whatever I was doing and write a story about it. My sources are the flotsam and jetsam of the last seven hundred years of British and Irish life: surgical case-notes; trial records; a plague ballad; theological pamphlets; a painting of two girls in a garden; an articulated skeleton. Some of the ghosts in this collection have famous names; others were written off as cripples, children, half-breeds, freaks and nobodies. The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits is named for Mary Toft, who in 1726 managed to convince half England that she had done just that. So this book is what I have to show for ten years of sporadic grave-robbing, ferreting out forgotten puzzles and peculiar incidents, asking What really happened? , but also, What if?. Bookseller Inventory # AA29781860499548

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 11.87
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
2.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (Paperback) (ISBN: 9781860499548)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: The Book Depository US (Gloucester, ., United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 10

Book Description: Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 124 mm. Brand New Book. The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits is a book of fictions, but they are also true. Over the last ten years, I have often stumbled over a scrap of history so fascinating that I had to stop whatever I was doing and write a story about it. My sources are the flotsam and jetsam of the last seven hundred years of British and Irish life: surgical case-notes; trial records; a plague ballad; theological pamphlets; a painting of two girls in a garden; an articulated skeleton. Some of the ghosts in this collection have famous names; others were written off as cripples, children, half-breeds, freaks and nobodies. The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits is named for Mary Toft, who in 1726 managed to convince half England that she had done just that. So this book is what I have to show for ten years of sporadic grave-robbing, ferreting out forgotten puzzles and peculiar incidents, asking What really happened? , but also, What if?. Bookseller Inventory # AA29781860499548

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 13.23
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
3.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (Paperback) (ISBN: 1860499546 / 1-86049-954-6)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: Bobs Books (JRM) (Romulus, MI, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 124mm x 197mm x 15mm. Paperback. The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits is a book of fictions, but they are also true. Over the last ten years, I have often stumbled over a scrap of history so fascinating that I had to stop .Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 224 pages. 0.160. Bookseller Inventory # 9781860499548

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 13.24
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
4.
The Woman Who Gave Birth To Rabbits (Paperback) (ISBN: 9781860499548)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: Speedy Hen (London, CA, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST1860499546. Bookseller Inventory # ST1860499546

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 11.72
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 2.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
5.
Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (ISBN: 9781860499548)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: Chiron Media (OXON, ., United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: Virago Press Ltd 2002-06-06, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # NU-GRD-00578689

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 11.15
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.02
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
6.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits : Stories (ISBN: 9781860499548)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: English-Book-Service - A Fine Choice (Waldshut-Tiengen, BW, Germany)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: 2002. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # GA9781860499548

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 13.25
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.82
From Germany to U.S.A.
7.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (ISBN: 9781860499548)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: Deastore (Roma, ROMA, Italy)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 2

Book Description: Virago Press Ltd, London, 2002. Book Condition: New. Language: english. From the bestselling author of Slammerkin comes a collection of fascinating historical stories. Bookseller Inventory # 7473362

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 18.32
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
From Italy to U.S.A.
8.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (ISBN: 1860499546 / 1-86049-954-6)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: Blackwell Online (Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Little, Brown Book Group Virago Press Ltd, 2002. paperback. Book Condition: New. *** NEW COPY *** TITLE SHIPPED FROM UK *** Binding paperback From the bestselling author of Slammerkin comes a collection of fascinating historical stories The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits is a book of fictions, but they are also true. Over the last ten years, I have often stumbled over a scrap of. Bookseller Inventory # 1860499546

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 15.55
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.88
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
9.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (ISBN: 9781860499548)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: Books2Anywhere (Fairford, GLO, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 10

Book Description: Little, Brown Book Group, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. Bookseller Inventory # FX-9781860499548

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 6.68
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 15.11
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
10.
The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits (ISBN: 1860499546 / 1-86049-954-6)
Donoghue, Emma
ISBN 10: 1860499546
ISBN 13: 9781860499548
Bookseller: Revaluation Books (Exeter, DEV, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: Virago Press Ltd, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 222 pages. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __1860499546

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 14.27
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.07
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
View All Listings for this Book