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Title Cabbage and bones : an anthology of Irish American women's fiction / edited and with an introduction by Caledonia Kearns ; foreword by Maureen Howard.

Imprint New York : Henry Holt, c1997.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Short Stories    S CAB    Available
Edition 1st Owl book ed.
Description xxii, 358 p. ; 21 cm.
Note "An Owl book".
Contents Noel Coward and Mrs. Griffin / Ruth Mckenney -- C.Y.E. /Mary McCarthy -- excerpt from The parish and the hill / Mary Doyle Curran -- excerpt from Hour of spring / Mary Deasy -- excerpt from Bridgeport bus / Maureen Howard -- Life after death / Elizabeth Cullinan -- One of them gets married / Jean McGarry -- Nijinsky / Maura Stanton -- Queen wintergreen / Alice Fulton -- excerpt from At weddings and wakes / Alice McDermott -- Mary's departure / Kathleen Ford -- My father's boat / Mary McGarry Morris -- My father's alcoholism / Eileen Myles -- excerpt from One true thing / Anna Quindlen -- Versus / Jennifer C Cornell -- Pork chops / Eileen Fitzgerrald -- City life / Mary Gordon -- Daily affirmations / Erin McGraw -- Famine fever / Helena Mulkerns -- Achill ancestors and a stranger / Maureen Brady -- excerpt from The map of Ireland / Stephanie Grant -- The other woman / Valerie Sayers -- How Ireland lost the World Cup / Annie Callan.
Subject American fiction -- Irish-American authors.
American fiction -- Women authors.
American fiction -- 20th century.
Irish American women -- Fiction.
Irish Americans -- Fiction.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Added Author Kearns, Caledonia.
ISBN 0805052003 (pbk.) : $15.95
0805055797 : $24.95

 
    
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