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The Island of the Women

(1998)
And Other Stories
A collection of stories by

 
 
These six stories lead back to Orkney's past and to fables. To break a siege of the Broch of Guirness, unlikely champions come forward for single combat. Njalsay is seen through the eyes of a poor idiot laird misunderstood by his people, and a poet becomes laureate by embracing silence.

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Hardback Editions

May 1998 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Island of the Women And Other Stories
Author(s): George Mackay Brown
ISBN: 0-7195-5869-7 / 978-0-7195-5869-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: John Murray
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Paperback Editions

June 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Island of the Women
Author(s): George Mackay Brown
ISBN: 1-904598-90-0 / 978-1-904598-90-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Polygon An Imprint of Birlinn Limited
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September 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Island of the Women and Other Stories
Author(s): G Mackay Brown
ISBN: 0-7195-6221-X / 978-0-7195-6221-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: John Murray
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Kindle Editions

March 2014 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Island of the Women and Other Stories
Author(s): George Mackay Brown
Publisher: John Murray
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


March 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Island of the Women and Other Stories
Author(s): George Mackay Brown
Publisher: John Murray
Availability: Amazon UK