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A Goat's Song

(1994)
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Set in the West of Ireland, this story opens at a moment of crisis in the life of playwright Jack Ferris, when misunderstandings, alcohol and despair have driven his actress lover Catherine away. Two worlds - one Presbyterian, the other Catholic - are recreated from the past.

Genre: Literary Fiction
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"A book that demands to be savored, eaten, slept with..." - Patrick McCabe

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November 1995 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Goat's Song (History Series; 44)
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-670-86156-1 / 978-0-670-86156-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Adult
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April 1994 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Goat's Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-00-271049-8 / 978-0-00-271049-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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Paperback Editions

April 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Goat's Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-571-28181-8 / 978-0-571-28181-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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December 1999 : UK Paperback

Title: A Goat's Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-14-024695-9 / 978-0-14-024695-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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March 1998 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Goat's Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-15-600582-4 / 978-0-15-600582-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harvest Books
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August 1997 : Canada Paperback
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Title: Goat Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 1-55278-039-2 / 978-1-55278-039-8 (Canada edition)
Publisher: McArthur & Co
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March 1997 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Goat's Song "A" Format Panther (Panther S.)
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 1-86046-373-8 / 978-1-86046-373-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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February 1997 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Goat's Song (Panther S.)
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 1-86046-309-6 / 978-1-86046-309-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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1997 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Goat'S Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-316-35363-9 / 978-0-316-35363-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little, Brown & Co. USA
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March 1995 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Goat's Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-00-649317-3 / 978-0-00-649317-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Flamingo
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May 1994 : UK Paperback

Title: A Goat's Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
ISBN: 0-00-271382-9 / 978-0-00-271382-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Harvill Press
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Kindle Editions

July 2015 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Goat's Song
Author(s): Dermot Healy
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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June 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Goat's Song (Panther S.)
Author(s): Dermot Healy
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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