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O'Faolain, Julia

Overview
Works: 32 works in 200 publications in 6 languages and 5,460 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Sources  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Short stories  Christian fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6065.F3, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Julia O'Faolain
Not in God's image; [women in history from the Greeks to the Victorians] by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

20 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Extracts from writings by or about women, from Ancient Greece to the mid-19th century"--Back cover
No country for young men by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

40 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sister Judith Clancy is told that she must leave the protection of her convent and return to her family. So begins the unravelling of community ties which form this brilliant and devastating story of human and political relations in twentieth century Ireland. Past and present, memory, madness and buried trauma shift in a disturbing kaleidoscope as four generations of the O'Malleys and Clanceys attempt to come to terms with the after-effects of the Irish Civil War." --Publisher
Women in the wall by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

24 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sixth century Gaul, nuns become involved the political intrigues of the day
The Irish signorina : divertimento by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne found the invitation from the Marquessa Cavalcanti impossible to resist. The young Irish girl is welcomed by the Cavalcantis. She is drawn helplessly into the complex web of loyalties and secrets that envelopes the family
The obedient wife by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een 36-jarige vrouw leert tijdens een huwelijkscrisis een jonge priester kennen die liefde voor haar opvat
The Judas cloth by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aan de hand van het leven van een in de roomskatholieke hiërarchie opgeklommen vondeling wordt het uiteenvallen van de pauselijke staat en de vorming van het moderne Italië in de periode 1830-1881 beschreven
Three lovers; a novel by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in the cellar : stories by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Gould by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris in the 1890s. Adam Gould, whose Anglo-Irish father has disowned him, works in a lunatic asylum run by the celebrated Dr Blanche, some of whose patients once starred in France's social firmament and still, when sane, sit at table with distinguished guests. One such patient is Guy de Maupassant. Another is Belcastel, who has taken the blame for a monarchist plot against the Third Republic, then feigned insanity. Madness and uncertain identity drive Adam's story, fuelled by Maupassant's sparkling insights on the matter. Gould falls in love with a married connection of Belcastel's. And thing
We might see sights! and other stories by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not in God's image : women in history by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracts from writings mostly by or about women, from Ancient Greece to the mid-19th century. Contains on p. 49-51 a extract from Plutarch's 'Dialogue on Love', in which the author debates over the relative merits of homosexual and heterosexual love were commonplace. Here Protogenes, who believes that women are incapable of true feeling or intellect, argues that love is almost by definition homosexual. His friend Daphnaeus, who seems to represent Plutarch, vehemently disagrees. Also on p. 193-4 Christina de Pisan and on p. 329-30 Mary Wollstonecraft
Daughters of passion : stories by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melancholy baby, and other stories by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the rose : selected stories by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julia O'Faolain is one of the most important Irish writers of the past half-century. 'Under the rose' is a selection of short stories taken from her many celebrated collections. These are stories about families and relationships, religion and politics, new life and mortality, and their settings range from Ireland and the USA to Italy and France. O'Faolain exposes the delusions of sexual desire, explores the failings of the Church and unpicks the casual brutalities of a patriarchal society. In an afterword, she considers the art of the short story and the influences that continue to shape her work
Godded and codded by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vive moi! by Seán O'Faoláin( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O'Faolain's early years, his activities with the Irish Republican Army, to the years in the United States and after
Ercoli e il guardiano notturno by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New writing 3( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trespassers : a memoir by Julia O'Faolain( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a book about being an outsider looking in, a trespasser in Ireland and in other countries - France, Italy in the late 1950s, the West Coast during the turbulent '60s - and also in other lives, the permanent temptation of the creative writer
Winter's tales, 26( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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The obedient wife
Alternative Names
Julia O’Faolain écrivaine irlandaise

Julia O’Faolain irische Autorin

Julia O'Faolain escritora irlandesa

Julia O'Faolain Irish writer

Julia O'Faolain romanschrijfster uit Ierland

Martines, Julia 1932-

オフェイロン, ジュリア

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Women in the wallThe obedient wifeAdam Gould