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Frank O"Connor

stories of Frank O"Connor.

by Frank O"Connor

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Published in A.A. Knopf .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination367 p.
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22169147M

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Buy a cheap copy of The Stories of Frank O'Connor (Hamish book by Frank O'Connor. The story of the title deals with a little boy named Larry and his feelings towards his father. When his father returns home from World War II, Larry is resentful Free shipping over $Cited by: 3.   Frank O’Connor (–) was born in Cork, Ireland, and fought for the Irish Republican Army in the war for independence. He was a prolific author of short stories, plays, literary criticism, memoir, and poetry, and the managing director of the Abbey Theatre in Dublin/5(2).

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Frank OConnor (born Michael Francis O'Connor O'Donovan) was an Irish author of over works, who was best known for his short stories and memoirs. Raised an only child in Cork, Ireland, stories of Frank OConnor. book Minnie O'Connor and Michael O'Donovan, his early life was marked by his father's alcoholism, indebtness and ill-treatment of his mother/5.

Frank O’Connor (born Michael Francis O'Connor O'Donovan) was an Irish author of over works, who was best known for his short stories and memoirs. Raised an only child in Cork, Ireland, to Minnie O'Connor and Michael O'Donovan, his early life was marked by his father's alcoholism, indebtedness and ill-treatment of his : Frank O' Connor.

O'Connor was best known for his varied and comprehensive short stories but also as a literary critic, essayist, travel writer, translator and biographer. He was a novelist, poet and dramatist. From the - he was a prolific writer of short stories, poems, plays, and : Frank O'Connor. While most modern stories focus on a single moment, Frank O'Connor's generally sum up the patterns of whole lives .Each [story] is, in its own way, shattering." -- Anne Tyler, Chicago Sunday Times "Walter Benjamin says in his essay on Leskov that people think of /5(42).

Book 1 of 2 in the Stories of Frank O'Connor Series. See all 14 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Mass Market Paperback Author: FRANK O'CONNOR.

Frank O'Connor has books on Goodreads with ratings. Frank O'Connor’s most popular book is Collected Stories. Frank OConnor (born Michael Francis O'Connor O'Donovan) was an Irish author of over works, who was best known for his short stories and memoirs.

Raised an only child in Cork, Ireland, to Minnie O'Connor and Michael O'Donovan, his early life was marked by his father's alcoholism, indebtness and ill-treatment of his mother.4/5. The Collected Stories of Frank O'Connor is, from its name, a collection of short stories written by the Irish author Frank O'Connor.

It was first published on It was first published on Today, O'Connor is best known for his memoirs and short stories. Collected Stories by Frank O'Connor went on sale Augbut the I think it may be a reissue of a collection fromand the stories within have publication dates spanning from to I received a copy free from Netgalley in exchange for an honest /5(49).

Collected Stories by Frank O'Connor. In these and dozens of other stories, O’Connor accomplishes the miraculous, laying bare entire lives and histories in the space of a few pages. As a writer, critic, and teacher, O’Connor elevated the short story to astonishing new heights.

DRM-Free Books. Frank O'Connor is regarded as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century, and a master of the short story form. In this definitive compilation of his stories, including "Guests of the Nation," O'Connor explores universal themes of love, loss, and faith through the particulars of the Irish experience, both in Ireland and abroad/5(3).

About Collected Stories Frank O’Connor is regarded as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century, and a master of the short story form.

In this definitive compilation of his stories, including “Guests of the Nation,” O’Connor explores universal themes of love, loss, and faith through the particulars of the Irish experience, both in Ireland and abroad.

O'Connor was best known for his varied and comprehensive short stories but also as a literary critic, essayist, travel writer, translator and biographer. He was a novelist, poet and dramatist. From the - he was a prolific writer of short stories, poems, plays, and novellas.

O’Connor’s writings about Ireland vividly evoke the land he called home, while other stories probe the hardships and rewards of Irish emigration.

Finally, we see O’Connor grappling, in both fiction and memoir, with the largest questions of religion and belief. The Best of Frank O’Connor is a literary monument to a truly great writer.

The Stories of Frank O'Connor (), including the first publication of perhaps his most popular story "My Oedipus Complex". More Stories by Frank O'Connor () Domestic Relations () A Set of Variations () The Cornet Player Who Betrayed Ireland () The Collected Stories (Edited by Richard Ellmann) () The Collar: Stories of Irish Priests ()Born: Michael Francis O'Donovan, 17 September.

Looking for books by Frank O'Connor. See all books authored by Frank O'Connor, including Halo: Evolutions - Essential Tales of the Halo Universe, and The Art of Halo, and more on   Frank O'Connor, born Michael O'Donovan in Cork instrikes me as one of those unfortunate authors who's far from forgotten, In my latest book there are stories I.

Frank O'Connor () is known primarily for his short stories, and fine ones they are. There are seventeen of them in this Reader, and the best of them, in the words of Richard Ellmann "stir those facial muscles which, we are told, are the same.

Complete summary of Frank O'Connor's First Confession. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of First Confession. This is a wonderfully humorous book about the horrors of the.

Frank O'Connor was on my syllabus at some stage in school. I had the faintest memory of very amusing childhood tales and on a friend's recommendation revisited the stories.

My memories sold the quality of these amazing stories very short. At times very funny, at times poignant and at times extremely moving/5(10). Apart from a collection of essays which the present writer edited inFrank O’Connor: Critical Essays, just two other book-length publications on O’Connor have appeared to date.

Maurice Wohlgelernter’s Frank O’Connor: An Introduction () contextualises aspects of O’Connor’s work but provides a rather weak analysis.COVID Resources.

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.Frank O’Connor, pseudonym of Michael O’Donovan, (bornCork, County Cork, Ireland—died MaDublin), Irish playwright, novelist, and short-story writer who, as a critic and as a translator of Gaelic works from the 9th to the 20th century, served as an interpreter of Irish life and literature to the English-speaking world.