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The Art of Brendan Behan

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Published by Barnes & Noble Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Behan, Brendan -- Criticism and interpretation -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by E. H. Mikhail.
    SeriesBarnes & Noble critical studies
    ContributionsMikhail, E. H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6003.E417 Z57 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4426796M
    ISBN 100064948250
    LC Control Number79050930

    Beatrice ffrench-Salkeld, painter, born c, married Brendan Behan (died ; one daughter), died Dublin 9 March THE INFLUENCE of Beatrice Behan on the work of her playwright husband. Brendan Behan is widely regarded as one of the greatest Irish writers and poets of all time. He was also an Irish republican and a volunteer in the Irish Republican Army. Born in Dublin into a staunchly republican family, he became a member of the IRA’s youth organisation Fianna Éireann at the age of fourteen. However, there was also a strong emphasis on Irish history and culture in the.


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