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The Ginger Man
The Ginger Man
Author: J.P. Donleavy
First published in Paris in 1955 and originally banned in America, J. P. Donleavy's first novel is now recognized the world over as a masterpiece and a modern classic of the highest order. Set in Ireland just after World War II, The Ginger Man is J. P. Donleavy's wildly funny, picaresque classic novel of the misadventures of Sebastian Dangerfiel...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780871131997
ISBN-10: 0871131994
Publication Date: 7/1988
Pages: 347
Edition: Reissue
  • Currently 2.6/5 Stars.

2.6 stars, based on 11 ratings
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Pr
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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Complete and unexpurgated edition as 1st published and banned in Paris.
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Boozing, wenching rogue progressing through the low life of Dublin.
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