The Bitter Glass

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Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1958 - Ireland - 220 pages
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On holiday in Connemara, western Ireland, in 1922, a party of young people is thrown into the frightening world of civil war.

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Eudora Welty said of Eliis Dillon's "The Bitter Glass," "An excellent piece of work to me, full of reality, full of poetry, written with a very sure and sensitive hand, I was completely won over by it ... Read full review

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Rich, young adult children on a train from Dublin headed north into Connemara find that their train is the last to pass bridges that have been destroyed in a Civil War taking place in Ireland. Their ... Read full review


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