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An Evening of Long Goodbyes
by Paul Murray

RRP €12.80

An Evening of Long Goodbyes
by Author Name Paul Murray

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List Price:12.80
Format: Paperback, 198 x 129 x 29mm, 480pp
Publication date: 07 Apr 2011
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN-13: 9780241955895

Description

Acclaimed as one of the funniest and most assured Irish novels of the last decade, "An Evening of Long Goodbyes" is the story of Dubliner Charles Hythloday and the heroic squandering of the family inheritance. Featuring drinking, greyhound racing, vanishing furniture, more drinking, old movies, assorted Dublin lowlife, eviction and the perils of community theatre, Paul Murray's debut novel is a tour de force of comedic writing wrapped in an honest-to-goodness tale of a man - and a family - living in denial...