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Brendan Behan"s New York

Brendan Behan

Brendan Behan"s New York

by Brendan Behan

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Published by Corgi in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Brendan Behan and Paul Hogarth..
ContributionsHogarth, Paul.
The Physical Object
Pagination190p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19983805M

Brendan Behan was born in Dublin on 9 February He grew up speaking English but became fluent in Gaelic in prison. His father, painter by trade, was also an Irish republican. () which was translated to English as The Hostage for which he enjoyed success in Dublin and New York. His book The Borstal Boy appeared in the same year. Legendary Irish writer Brendan Behan, responsible for some of the best-known and most wise quotes died on this day, March 20, in Here's a selection of some of Brendan Behan's best quotes.

The Hardcover of the Brendan Behan's Borstal Boy by Frank McMahon, Brendan Behan | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more! B&N Book of the Year B&N Book Club B&N Classics B&N Collectible Editions B&N Exclusives Boxed Sets Discover Author: Frank Mcmahon. Brendan Behan's New York by Behan, Brendan and a great selection of related books, Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Brendan Behans New York. Brendan Behan. Published by Hutchinson Of London () Used.

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You're F.B.I., Brendan, said the proprietor of McSorley's the famous old ale house in New York. So the Foreign Born IrishmanAuthor: Brendan Behan.

Brendan Behan's New York [Brendan Behan, Paul Hogarth] on io-holding.com *FREE* shipping on Brendan Behans New York book offers. The Irish poet and playwright shares his impressions of the city of New York, and its night life and celebritiesCited by: 1. Well, at least that’s what it’s supposed to be.

Brendan Behan was a playwright who wrote a play called The Hostage (which he mentions about times) and claims to have a insurmountable love for New York City.

But his book is about 50% Irish nostalgia and 40% name dropping with famous celebrities of /5. Get this from a library. Brendan Behan's New York. [Brendan Behan; Paul Hogarth] -- His anthropological investigations cover a wide variety of places, people and things, always accompanied by ribald anecdote and rumbustious description.

Whether he is buying a paper off an old lady. His books, Brendan Behan's Island, Brendan Behan's New York and Confessions of an Irish Rebel, published in andwere dictated into a tape recorder because he was no longer able to write or type for long enough to be able to finish them.

Behan had married Beatrice Salkeld (daughter of the painter Cecil Salkeld) in Notable works: The Quare Fellow, The Hostage. Jul 28,  · Review of Brendan Behan and Paul Hogarth's book Brendan Behan () the man many regard as one of Ireland's greatest ever authors and poets collaborated on two books with the artist Paul Hogarth () and in Brendan Behan's New York we find both artist and writer in formidable form despite Behan's chronic health problems.

For fans. Brendan Behan's New York. THIS book of trivia from Brendan Behan is welcome it only as a faded souvenir of a gallant departed—a last, unlooked ‐ for, untypical reminiscence. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Oct 08,  · Thus The New York Times reported the beginning of Brendan Behan's love affair with the city in When asked what he would most like to see in Spain he had replied Franco's funeral.

Brendan Behan has 32 books on Goodreads with ratings. Brendan Behan’s most popular book is Borstal Boy. On one epic American tour in he was arrested and jailed in Toronto for drunken­ness, barred from the St.

Patricks Day parade in New York for being a “disorderly person,” fined $ for. New York: Bernard Geis Associates, pages. In this book, Behan "regales us with his views on Dublin, the North of Ireland, Galway and the Aran Islands and the counties of the South--always with an eye on the people and their habits rather than on the places themselves." Dust jacket price clipped, corners and spine ends lightly chipped.

Rare books by Brendan Behan, including first editions and signed copies of Brendan Behan’s Island. An Irish Sketch-book. Mar 24,  · Buy Brendan Behan's New York by Brendan Behan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). First Corgi Edition. pages. Pictorial paper cover. Folded and slightly torn rear pages. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects.

Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb m. Brendan Behan's Island by Brendan Behan Condition: Very Good/no dust Jacket.

$ () Add to cart New York: Bernard Geis Associates, First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/no dust Jacket. Paul Hogarth.

Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is Book Edition: First Edition. Feb 05,  · Brendan Behan, Irish author noted for his earthy satire and powerful political commentary.

Reared in a family active in revolutionary and left-wing causes against the British, Behan at the age of eight began what became a lifelong battle with alcoholism. After leaving school inhe learned the.

Sep 02,  · An Irish Sketchbook. Brendan Behan’s Island was the first of two collaborations between the Irish poet and writer Brendan Behan and the artist Paul Hogarth.

First published in by Hutchinson & Co it is a travelogue of sorts covering the people and places of Dublin, Galway, the North of Ireland, counties of the South as well as the Aran Islands.

Dec 18,  · New York City, New York 18 contributions 2 helpful votes cosy place Nice place to hang out and watch a game or two with friends, the mushroom fries are delicious.4/4(5). Brendan at the Chelsea grew out of a commission to adapt the book, Brendan Behan’s New York, for the stage, but by the time she had finished, it was less an autobiography and more an.

New York: Bernard Geis Associates, First edition. Clean and bright internally with lightly bumped corners. Jacket lightly crimped along top edge, very faint strip of toning to back panel.

A limited edition signed by the famous Irish author and playwright and the book's io-holding.com Rating: % positive.Mother of Behan's son who became a Hemingway wife. back and forward to Dublin from New York writing his books, Brendan Behan's Island and Confessions of an Irish Rebel. review of Brendan's.Brendan’s tragic voyage: Behan in the USA: The Rise and Fall of the Most Famous Irishman in New York.

Review: The deterioration of Behan’s health and talent during his three-year love affair.