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Andrew McNeillie was born at Hen Golwyn in North Wales, 12th August 1946, and educated at the primary school there, at Colwyn Bay Grammar School, and from the age of thirteen at John Bright Grammar School, Llandudno. He read English at Magdalen College, Oxford, as a mature student, 1971-1973. He is currently Literature Editor at Oxford University Press.

His collection of poems Nevermore (2000), in the Oxford Poets series from Carcanet Press, was shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best First Collection. His prose memoir An Aran Keening tells of his stay on Inis Mr, just short of a year through 1968-69. It was published in 2001 by The Lilliput Press, Dublin, and in 2002 in the USA by the University of Wisconsin Press. Adam Nicolson, choosing his book of the year for 2002, in the Daily Telegraph wrote: ‘I enjoyed nothing more this year than An Aran Keening, Andrew McNeillie’s soft, sharp, funny and often heart-wrenchingly nostalgic account of the 11 months he spent on Inishmore, the biggest of the Aran Islands, in the late 1960s.’ Tim Robinson in the Irish Times wrote: ‘McNeillie’s prose can be as pristine and effervescent as the sea’s edge on a summer beach.Aran is once again a larger place than it was.’

In 2000 McNeillie founded the Clutag Press, in Thame, Oxfordshire. It has issued limited edition works by Seamus Heaney, Tom Paulin, and Geoffrey Hill among others. Its literary archive is now collected exclusively by the Bodleian Library, Oxford University.

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Total Books: 22
Winter Moorings
2014 - Winter Moorings (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781847772480
ISBN-10: 184777248X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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In Mortal Memory
2010 - In Mortal Memory (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781847770844
ISBN-10: 1847770843
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Once A Memoir
2009 - Once a Memoir (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781854114969
ISBN-10: 1854114964
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Slower
2006 - Slower (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781857548280
ISBN-10: 1857548280
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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An Aran Keening
2003 - An Aran Keening (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780753198414
ISBN-10: 075319841X
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Now Then
2002 - Now Then [Oxford Poets] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781903039601
ISBN-10: 1903039606
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Nevermore
2001 - Nevermore [Oxford Poets Manchester, England] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781903039021
ISBN-10: 1903039029
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
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Essays Of Virginia Woolf Vol 3 1919-1924 Vol 3 1919-1924
1991 - Essays of VIrginia Woolf Vol 3 1919-1924 Vol 3 1919-1924 (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780156290562
ISBN-10: 0156290561
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Essays of Virginia Woolf 1912-1918
1988 - Essays of VIrginia Woolf 1912-1918 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780151290567
ISBN-10: 0151290563
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Guia De Las Palomas Del Mundo
Guia De Las Palomas Del Mundo (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788428205269
ISBN-10: 8428205264
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