New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
<< Previous bookNext book >>
book cover of 

The Island of the Women

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.

 
Used availability for George Mackay Brown's The Island of the Women


See all available used copies of this book at Abebooks UK or Abebooks US
 

Hardback Editions

May 1998 : UK Hardback
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
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

June 2006 : UK Paperback
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
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 1999 : UK Paperback
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
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

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


Search for