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Talks about the author leaving adolescence behind and rising to prominence in the Dublin theatre world of the 1960s and 1970s, a time which sees him produce many of the plays, novels and screenplays for which he is celebrated. This work depicts a period of intense artistic and cultural upheaval in Ireland.

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9780413775368 | Methuen Pub Ltd, October 5, 2007, cover price $26.80 | About this edition: Talks about the author leaving adolescence behind and rising to prominence in the Dublin theatre world of the 1960s and 1970s, a time which sees him produce many of the plays, novels and screenplays for which he is celebrated.

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Product Description: In 1942, with war raging in Europe, the playwright "Perry" Perry and his wife Babs tire of Dublin literary life and move to the small, quiet coastal town of Drane. Drane, however, is more than it seems. Its social whirl revolves around the amateur dramatic society—"The Standing Ovations"—and the film society run by Dermo Grace, owner of the Robin Hood Hotel, a man with a finger in every pie...read more

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9780413771674 | New edition (Methuen Pub Ltd, May 1, 2005), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In 1942, with war raging in Europe, the playwright "Perry" Perry and his wife Babs tire of Dublin literary life and move to the small, quiet coastal town of Drane.

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Product Description: Hugh Leonard's classic play, reissued for a new season at Dublin's Abbey TheatreDublin, the 1960s. After Da's funeral, Charlie returns to his childhood home only to find his father's ghost stubbornly unwilling to leave the house or his son's mind...read more

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9780413772770 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, September 1, 2003, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Hugh Leonard's classic play, reissued for a new season at Dublin's Abbey TheatreDublin, the 1960s.

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Trapped in a loveless marriage, middle-aged Dubliner T. J. Quill embarks on an affair with a woman he does not understand and finds his career improving when he becomes an archivist to the widow of a late Western filmmaker. By the author of Da and A Life.

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9780312290290 | Thomas Dunne Books, July 1, 2002, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Trapped in a loveless marriage, middle-aged Dubliner T.

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9780413759801 | Methuen Pub Ltd, May 9, 2002, cover price $14.25 | About this edition: T.

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This title presents the memoirs of Ireland's acclaimed author and playwright, Hugh Leonard. It captures the poetry and drama of a child's experience of Dublin in the 1930s and 1940s and presents recollections recounted with humour and insight on his life.

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9780413771681 | New edition (Methuen Pub Ltd, May 1, 2002), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: This title presents the memoirs of Ireland's acclaimed author and playwright, Hugh Leonard.

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This second volume of autobiography is a portrait of adolescence in Dublin in the 1940s and 1950s. Leonard stirs in theatre ancedotes, vignettes of Patrick Kavanagh and Brendan Behan and divulges his own beginnings as a writer. The result is a humorous analysis of Dublin and Dubliners.

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9780233984742 | Andre Deutsch Ltd, January 1, 1991, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Hugh Leonard's second volume of autobiography is a rich portrait of adolescence in Dublin in the 40s and 50s: schooldays and altar-boyhood, early bliss in the seven pennies at the Astoria, problems with Gloria and Dolores.

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9780413771483 | New edition (Methuen Pub Ltd, May 1, 2002), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: This second volume of autobiography is a portrait of adolescence in Dublin in the 1940s and 1950s.

Product Description: Leonard writes about the comedies, tragedies and adventures of his many and varied feline friends.
By William Geldart (illustrator) and Hugh Leonard

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9781557786555 | Paragon House, September 1, 1993, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Leonard writes about the comedies, tragedies and adventures of his many and varied feline friends.

Product Description: Contents: The Au Pair Man; The Patrick Pearse Motel; Da; Summer; A Life; Kill --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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9780813207599 | Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Contents: The Au Pair Man; The Patrick Pearse Motel; Da; Summer; A Life; Kill --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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The leader of the struggle for Irish independence and the daughter of an English clergyman risk everything to become lovers during the reign of Queen Victoria

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9780689121272 | Atheneum, April 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The leader of the struggle for Irish independence and the daughter of an English clergyman risk everything to become lovers during the reign of Queen Victoria

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9780140481617 | Irish Book Center, May 1, 1981, cover price $7.95

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More aware of his own mortality because of a recent visit to the doctor, Drumm reassesses his life and decides to patch up old friendships

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9780689111693 | Atheneum, April 1, 1981, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: More aware of his own mortality because of a recent visit to the doctor, Drumm reassesses his life and decides to patch up old friendships

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Playwright Leonard, author of the award-winning Da, reflects upon his Dublin childhood and youth and the foolish father, sharp-tongued mother, assorted relatives, and sad eccentrics who figured in his life

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9780689110474 | Atheneum, March 1, 1980, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Playwright Leonard, author of the award-winning Da, reflects upon his Dublin childhood and youth and the foolish father, sharp-tongued mother, assorted relatives, and sad eccentrics who figured in his life

The haunting reappearance of his father when he returns home after the old man's funeral forces Charlie to come to terms with himself and to reevaluate his relationship with his parent

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9780689705809 | Atheneum, October 1, 1978, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: The haunting reappearance of his father when he returns home after the old man's funeral forces Charlie to come to terms with himself and to reevaluate his relationship with his parent

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