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The Portable Virgin

(1991)
A collection of stories by

 
 
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.

Genre: Literary Fiction

Praise for this book

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


Used availability for Anne Enright's The Portable Virgin

Hardback Editions

February 1991 : UK Hardback
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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
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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
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Title: The Portable Virgin
Author(s): Anne Enright
ISBN: 0-7493-2138-5 / 978-0-7493-2138-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Reed Consumer Book
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January 1992 : UK Paperback
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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 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Portable Virgin
Author(s): Anne Enright
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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