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King Goshawk and the Birds
by Eimar O'Duffy


Overview - Originally published in 1926, King Goshawk and the Birds is the first installment of O'Duffy's Cuanduine trilogy, which also included The Spacious Adventures of the Man in the Street (1928) and Asses in Clover (1933). Set in a future world devastated by the development of capitalism, King Goshawk concerns the eponymous tyrant's attempt to buy all of the wildflowers and songbirds in Ireland, and the attempt by a Dublin philosopher as well as a number of mythical heroes of Irish tradition to stop him.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Originally published in 1926, King Goshawk and the Birds is the first installment of O'Duffy's Cuanduine trilogy, which also included The Spacious Adventures of the Man in the Street (1928) and Asses in Clover (1933). Set in a future world devastated by the development of capitalism, King Goshawk concerns the eponymous tyrant's attempt to buy all of the wildflowers and songbirds in Ireland, and the attempt by a Dublin philosopher as well as a number of mythical heroes of Irish tradition to stop him.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781943150205
  • ISBN-10: 1943150206
  • Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press
  • Publish Date: July 2017
  • Page Count: 335
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds

Series: Irish Literature

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