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The Last of Summer

(1943)
A novel by

 
 
It is 1939, the last summer before the outbreak of war. French actress, Angele Maury, finds herself in Drumaninch, birthplace of her dead father, Tom Kernahan. She braves the world of her cousins, uncle and aunt. But is there some mystery surrounding the past?



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"This novel perfectly captures the mood and landscape of a corner of Ireland." - Edna O'Brien


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Hardback Editions

1943 : South Africa Hardback
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Title: Last Summer
Author(s): Kate O'Brien
ISBN: 1-77010-181-0 / 978-1-77010-181-4 (South Africa edition)
Publisher: Doubleday, Doran and Company
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June 1990 : UK Hardback

Title: The Last Of Summer
Author(s): Kate O'Brien
ISBN: 0-86068-824-0 / 978-0-86068-824-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
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Paperback Editions

June 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Last Of Summer (Virago Modern Classics)
Author(s): Kate O'Brien
ISBN: 1-84408-403-5 / 978-1-84408-403-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
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May 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Last Of Summer (VMC)
Author(s): Kate O'Brien
ISBN: 1-85381-165-3 / 978-1-85381-165-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
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July 1982 : UK Paperback
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Title: Last of Summer (Popular classics)
Author(s): Kate O'Brien
ISBN: 0-905223-29-2 / 978-0-905223-29-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arlen House The Women's Press
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Kindle Editions

July 2016 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Last Of Summer
Author(s): Kate O'Brien
Publisher: Virago
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July 2016 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Last Of Summer (Virago Modern Classics Book 297)
Author(s): Kate O'Brien
Publisher: Virago
Availability: Amazon UK