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One of Macken's most popular novels, now re-issued with a striking new cover. 'Comic and touching by turn: the anecdotes glide as smoothly as summer streams; the farming scenes are vividly done; it is all skilfully told with excellent dramatic moments.' - The Spectator
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From the author of Seek the Fair Land, The Scorching Wind and The Silent PeopleAbout the Author:
Walter Macken was born in Galway in 1915. He was a writer of short stories, novels and plays. Originally an actor, principally with the Taibhdhearc in Galway, and The Abbey Theatre, he played lead roles on Broadway in M. J. Molloy's The King of Friday's Men and his own play Home Is the Hero. He also acted in films, notably in Arthur Dreifuss' adaptation of Brendan Behan's The Quare Fellow. He is perhaps best known for his trilogy of Irish historical novels Seek the Fair Land, The Silent People and The Scorching Wind. He passed away in 1967.
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Book Description Brandon Books, 1999. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P11086322184X
Book Description Brandon Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 086322184X New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.1845650
Book Description Brandon Books, 1999. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M086322184X