11 Edward Street

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N.A. Talese, 1992 - Fiction - 279 pages
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Heroine Daisy Devlin tries to create a satisfying life for herself in spite of the dismal choices presented to her in turn-of-the-century Dublin. By the author of Black Baby.

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11 EDWARD STREET

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A postmodern Victorian novel from Irish writer Boylan (Black Baby, Last Resorts) in which the squalid poverty and diminishing expectations of the numerous Devlin family of Dublin are related with ... Read full review

11 Edward Street

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Action in this slight novel centers around an often overcrowded house at 11 Edward Street in Dublin, spanning the period from the 1890s to the 1920s. Daisy Devlin, the eighth of ten children, escapes ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
21
Section 3
28
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About the author (1992)

Clare Boylan is the author of seven novels, which include "Holy Pictures, Room for a Single Lady, Black Baby," and "Beloved Stranger," She has also written several works of nonfiction.

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