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The Portable Virgin

The Portable Virgin

(1991)
A collection of stories by

 

"Elegant, scrupulously poised, always intelligent and, not least, original."
Angela Carter


A collection of short stories that combines the formal with the miraculous, such as the film editor who edits his life. It includes various betrayed and traitorous women whose struggles are reinterpreted using a repertoire of fancy and metaphor.

 
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Used availability for Anne Enright's The Portable Virgin


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Hardback Editions

February 1991 : UK Hardback
Title: The Portable Virgin
Author(s): Anne Enright
ISBN: 0-436-20014-7 / 978-0-436-20014-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd
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Paperback Editions

September 1998 : UK Paperback
Title: The Portable Virgin
Author(s): Anne Enright
ISBN: 0-09-943739-2 / 978-0-09-943739-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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September 1995 : UK Paperback
Title: The Portable Virgin
Author(s): Anne Enright
ISBN: 0-7493-2138-5 / 978-0-7493-2138-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Reed Consumer Book
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

January 1992 : UK Paperback
Title: The Portable Virgin
Author(s): Anne Enright
ISBN: 0-7493-9947-3 / 978-0-7493-9947-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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Kindle Editions

December 2010 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Portable Virgin
Author(s): Anne Enright
Publisher: Vintage Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   



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