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5 edition of Annie Dunne found in the catalog.

Annie Dunne

by Sebastian Barry

  • 178 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Older women -- Fiction.,
    • Farm life -- Fiction.,
    • Aunts -- Fiction.,
    • Ireland -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSebastian Barry.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6052.A729 A84 2002c
      The Physical Object
      Pagination228 p. ;
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3646183M
      ISBN 100571203043
      LC Control Number2002483790

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      Publisher's Summary Annie Dunne and her cousin Sarah live and work on a small farm in a remote and beautiful part of Wicklow in late s Ireland. All about them, a way of life is about to disappear. Like two old rooks, they hold to their life, cherishing everything. : Annie Dunne () by Barry, Sebastian and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).


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Annie Dunne was my introduction to the novels of Sebastian Barry and I'm now hooked. In his descriptions and dialogue he captures the atmosphere of rural Ireland in the 's when there was an exodus to the UK (featured briefly but as a background to this novel)/5().

Annie Dunne book. Read reviews from the Annie Dunne book largest community for readers. Annie Dunne and her cousin Sarah live and work on a small farm in a re /5.

Annie Dunne is a novel in which few external dramas occur--there is an accident with a pony and trap, one of the children goes temporarily missing--but Barry evokes superbly the inner dramas of his characters.

In a society where emotions are often severely repressed and expressed only obliquely, small incidents hint at larger feelings and Barry has written a story in which these are subtly and poignantly /5(48).

"Annie's passionate observations and shifting moods-rendered in dense prose that's close to poetry-fuel this fine novel."--The New York Times Book Review Sebastian Barry's latest novel, Days Without End, is now available.

It is in Wicklow, Ireland, and Annie and her cousin Sarah are living and working together to keep Sarah's small farm running/5(15). Annie Dunne is a novel about the loss of old ways, but by referring to past times as a place, how does Annie complicate conventional notions of nostalgia.

History looms behind Annie's memories, especially that of the revolutionaries who ended English rule in Annie's Ireland.

Set in a rural section of Ireland known as Kelsha, "a distant place, over the mountains from everywhere," Annie Dunne tells the story of Annie and her cousin Sarah, aging unmarried women who live according to folkways that were already vanishing during the late s when the novel takes place.

Their great friendship is their most valuable possession, but Anniehunchbacked and bitter over. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Annie Dunne by Sebastian Barry; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Older women, Aunts, PsychologicalFiction, Literature, Farm life, Domestic ; Places: Ireland; Times: s.

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History looms behind Annie's memories, especially that of the revolutionaries who ended English rule in Annie's Ireland/5(10). His novels include The Whereabouts of Eneas McNulty (), Annie Dunne (), A Long Long Way () and The Secret Scripture (). He has /5(14). Annie Dunne is a spinster, who tells the story of one long 's summer with happiness and good times mingled with reflections of a past going back to her family links with the characters in "A Long Long Way".

The writing style conveys the story in quite a unique fashion and transports the reader into the fields, woods and green lanes of /5(86). About Annie Dunne “Annie’s passionate observations and shifting moods-rendered in dense prose that’s close to poetry-fuel this fine novel.”— The New York Times Book Review Sebastian Barry’s latest novel,  Days Without End, is now available.

Second-novelist Sebastian (The Whereabouts of Eneas McNulty, ) returns with a tone-perfect and powerfully engaging tale of a rural spinster who wonders what life can possibly be far from Annie Dunne’s mind are memories and tales of Ireland during the high old days of respect, stability, wealth, and country estates—back before independence from England.

Book Description Annie Dunne by Sebastian Barry - set in Wicklow, Ireland, in - is a poignant and exquisitely-told story of innocence, loss and reconciliation/5(96). Annie Dunne is a novel in which nothing happens many times.

The eponymous protagonist is an unmarried woman in her sixties who lives with her similarly solitary cousin Sarah in a Wicklow farmhouse. Annie Dunne is a novel in which few external dramas occur--there is an accident with a pony and trap, one of the children goes temporarily missing--but Barry evokes superbly the inner dramas of his characters.

In a society where emotions are often severely repressed and expressed only obliquely, small incidents hint at larger feelings and Barry has written a story in which these are subtly and poignantly /5(96).

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