WorldCat Identities

McCabe, Eugene 1930-

Overview
Works: 25 works in 123 publications in 7 languages and 1,707 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Acting editions  Poetry  Short stories  Juvenile works  Nature stories  History  Drama  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR6063.A135, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Eugene McCabe
Death and nightingales : a novel by Eugene McCabe( Book )

34 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 1883 and the farms of County Fermanagh, on the border of Ulster and what we now know as the Republic of Ireland, are crisscrossed with religious, political, and generational tensions. Through the events of a single day in the life of Elizabeth Winters, we see decades of pain, betrayal, and resentment build to a devastating climax."--Jacket
Heaven lies about us : stories by Eugene McCabe( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In these twelve stories, Eugene McCabe plumbs the soul of the Irishborder counties, where confusion, divided loyalties, and conflict are part of everyday life. A master of arresting dialogue and intimate characterisation, celebrated as a major playwright and author of one of the most important Irish novels of the last fifty years, McCabe demonstrates his outstanding gift for short fiction in this revelatory and haunting collection
King of the castle by Eugene McCabe( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Scober' MacAdam is king of the castle. He has acquired by greed and exploitation a former 'Big House' in Co Leitrim. But he is sexually impotent. Goaded by gossip, he devises a plot to impregnate his young wife." "The latent savagery of Eugene McCabe's domestic tragedy discloses a series of wounds in the household and in the neighbouring community."--BOOK JACKET
Tales from the poorhouse by Eugene McCabe( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Irish and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugene McCabe's Tales from the Poorhouse explores the consequences of the Great Famine from the perspective of four individuals
Heritage, and other stories by Eugene McCabe( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victims : a tale from Fermanagh by Eugene McCabe( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pull down a horseman ; Gale day by Eugene McCabe( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ in the fields : a Fermanagh trilogy by Eugene McCabe( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of sisters by Eugene McCabe( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Carmel, a former nun, who is attempting to come to terms with her new life. This book tells how as her relationships with her sister, Tricia, and her new employer, the widower funeral director Desmond Grogan develop, she realises that life outside the confines of the cold convent walls is far more complicated than she imagined
Cyril : the quest of an orphaned squirrel by Eugene McCabe( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Danish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roma by Eugene McCabe( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cancer by Eugene McCabe( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Welt ist immer noch schön by Eugene McCabe( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein lauer Sommerabend, ein idyllischer Landsitz, eine blutige Geiselnahme. Die Täter: heldenhafte Freiheitskämpfer für die einen, skrupellose Terroristen für die anderen. Die Opfer: die alteingesessene Gutsbesitzerfamilie Armstrong und ihre Gäste, unschuldige Zivilisten für die einen, Vertreter einer brutalen Besatzungsmacht für die anderen. Das Ziel: Aus dem berüchtigtsten Gefängnis des Landes sollen drei hochrangige Mitglieder der IRA freigepresst werden
Cyril's woodland quest by Eugene McCabe( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schwestern by Eugene McCabe( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morte e usignoli by Eugene McCabe( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems = Rogha dánta by Padraic Pearse( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in Irish and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roma, by eugene mccabe : a play (pbk) by Eugene McCabe( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhertvy : fermanagskai︠a︡ istorii︠a︡ by Eugene McCabe( )

1 edition published in 1995 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Colleen Baby by Harry Tavener( )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Death and nightingales : a novel
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Heaven lies about us : storiesKing of the castleTales from the poorhouseChrist in the fields : a Fermanagh trilogyThe love of sistersCyril : the quest of an orphaned squirrelCyril's woodland quest
Alternative Names
Eugene McCabe Brits romanschrijver

Eugene McCabe escriptor irlandès

Eugene McCabe escritor irlandés

Eugene McCabe irischer Autor

Eugene McCabe Irish writer

Mac Cabe Eugene

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Languages
English (88)

German (12)

French (4)

Irish (4)

Italian (2)

Danish (1)

Russian (1)