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First published in Paris in 1955 and originally banned in America, J. P. Donleavy's first novel is now recognized the world over as a masterpiece and a modern classic of the highest order. Set in Ireland just after World War II, The Ginger Man is J. P. Donleavy's wildly funny, picaresque classic novel of the misadventures of Sebastian Dangerfield, a young American ne'er-do-well studying at Trinity College in Dublin. Dangerfield's appetite for women, liquor, and general roguishness is insatiable--and he satisfies it with endless charm. "Lusty, violent, wildly funny ... The Ginger Man is the picaresque novel to stop them all."--Dorothy Parker, Esquire
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full_title ginger man
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author Donleavy, J. P. (James Patrick), 1926-2017.
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subject_facet American students -- Ireland -- Fiction, Americans -- Ireland -- Fiction, College students -- Sexual behavior -- Fiction, Dublin (Ireland) -- Fiction, Electronic books, Humorous fiction, Picaresque literature, Rogues and vagabonds -- Fiction, Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland) -- Fiction, Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland) -- Students -- Fiction
title_display The ginger man
title_full The ginger man / J.P. Donleavy, The ginger man [electronic resource] / J.P. Donleavy
title_short The ginger man
topic_facet American students, Americans, College students, Electronic books, Rogues and vagabonds, Sexual behavior, Students