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Higgins, Aidan 1927-

Overview
Works: 78 works in 254 publications in 4 languages and 4,891 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Portraits  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Pictorial works 
Classifications: PR6058.I34, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Aidan Higgins
Langrishe, go down; a novel by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
35 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Langrishe, Go Down traces the fall of the Langrishes - a once wealthy, highly respected Irish family - through the lives of their four daughters, especially the youngest, Imogen, whose love affair with a self-centered German scholar resonates throughout the book. Their relationship, told in erotic and occasionally melancholic prose, comes to represent not only the invasion and decline of this insular family, but the decline of Ireland and Western Europe as a whole in the years preceding World War II."--BOOK JACKET
Balcony of Europe; a novel by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
14 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flotsam & jetsam by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of fiction and prose by award-winning Irish author Aidan Higgins
Bornholm night-ferry : a novel by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En hemmelig affære mellem en irsk forfatter og en 20 år yngre dansk lyriker udvikler sig over 5 år mellem de få møder, via en brevveksling
Scenes from a receding past by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darkling plain : (texts for the air) by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction -- Boomtown, Texas, USA -- Discords of good humour -- Assassin -- The tomb of dreams -- Zoo station -- Vanishing heroes -- Winter is coming -- Texts for the air? -- Uncontrollable laughter -- Clouding over
Samuel Beckett : photographs by John Minihan ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and German and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Minihan's photographs take a rare and intimate look into the life of this intensely private person. Beckett is seen at work directing several of his plays and relaxing in the cafes he loved; he is seen alone and with friends. Writing with wit and affection, Aidan Higgins says in his introduction: "Despite his frigid bearing and frosty mien, there was something warm and endearing about him
Windy arbours : collected criticism by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Helsingør Station & other departures : fictions and autobiographies 1956-1989 by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lions of the Grunewald by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Felo de se by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
6 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and Italian and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Langrishe, go down ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1930s Dublin, German scholar Otto Peck plunges into a torrid love affair with Imogen Langrishe, a fading flower of the English noble class living in a decadent family plantation with her sisters
Asylum, and other stories by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ronda Gorge & other precipices : travel writing 1956-1989 by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Killachter meadow; [six stories] by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
4 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Century of short stories ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The whole hog : a sequel to Donkey's years and Dog days by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Beckett by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in French and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein später Sommer Roman by Aidan Higgins ( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Higgins, Aidan 1927-...
Higgins Aidan Charles 1927-....
Languages
English (179)
German (8)
French (3)
Italian (1)
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