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  • Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Abacus; New Ed edition (6 Mar. 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0349108757
  • ISBN-13: 978-0349108759
  • Product Dimensions: 14.5 x 2.4 x 19.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars 77 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 19,436 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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A triumph. - Guardian ('Mr Donleavy's creation…has left a mark on a literary generation.’)

#NAME? ('Comic, dirty, and delightful. And one of those books which reveals its quality from the first line… The Ginger Man is the picaresque novel to stop them all, lusty, violent, wildly funny.’)

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J. P. Donleavy (Author)
J. P. Donleavy was born in New York City in 1926 and educated there andat Trinity College, Dublin. He has written ten novels, two novellas and numerous non-fiction titles. Many of his novels have been adapted for the stage.

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