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Liam O'Flaherty (aka Liam Ó Flaithearta) was a significant Irish novelist and short story writer and a major figure in the Irish literary renaissance, born August 28, 1896, died September 7, 1984. At the age of 12, he went to Rockwell College. This was followed by enrollments at Holy Cross and University College, Dublin. In 1923, O'Flaherty published his first novel, Thy Neighbour's Wife, thought to be one of his best. In 1935, his novel The Informer (for which he had been awarded the 1925 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction) was made into a film by John Ford. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Informer 339 copies, 5 reviews
Famine 208 copies, 3 reviews
Insurrection 53 copies, 1 review
Skerrett 49 copies
The Short Stories 39 copies, 2 reviews
Assassin 37 copies
Dúil 28 copies
The Black Soul 22 copies, 1 review
Mr. Gilhooley 18 copies
The Wilderness 16 copies
Shame the Devil 15 copies
Land 15 copies
Selected Stories 14 copies, 2 reviews
Spring Sowing 10 copies
The Puritan 8 copies
Two Years 5 copies
The Sniper 5 copies, 1 review
The Martyr 4 copies
Deseo 2 copies
Darkness 2 copies
Hambre 2 copies
O Delator 2 copies
Silbervogel 2 copies
The Tent 2 copies
Lakota 1 copy
Les amants 1 copy
The Brute 1 copy, 1 review
The Oxford Book of Short Stories (Contributor) 467 copies, 3 reviews
A Treasury of Short Stories (Contributor) 272 copies
A World of Great Stories 237 copies, 4 reviews
The Penguin Book of Irish Fiction (Contributor) 140 copies
Great Irish Short Stories (Contributor) 126 copies
The Penguin Book of Irish Short Stories (Contributor) 123 copies, 1 review
Classic Irish Short Stories 102 copies, 2 reviews
Great Irish Detective Stories (Contributor) 81 copies
Modern Irish Short Stories (Contributor) 40 copies
Short Stories II (Contributor) 17 copies
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