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    The Best of Myles (John F. Byrne Irish Literature Series) (Paperback) By (author) Flann O'Brien

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    DescriptionThe Best of Myles brings together the best of Flann O'Brien's newspaper column "Cruiskeen Lawn," written over a nearly thirty-year period. Covering such subjects as plumbers, the justice system, and improbable inventions, O'Brien (whose real name was Brian O'Nolan, though his newspaper pseudonym was Myles na Gopaleen) is replete with zany humor and biting satire directed at the Irish and their preoccupations. Most of all, however, The Best of Myles displays O'Brien's unique mastery of language and style.


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    Title
    The Best of Myles
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Flann O'Brien
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 400
    Width: 142 mm
    Height: 218 mm
    Thickness: 29 mm
    Weight: 454 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781564782151
    ISBN 10: 1564782158
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    B&T General Subject: 360
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    DC21: 824.912
    LC subject heading:
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET090
    Ingram Theme: CULT/IRELND
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 15
    Ingram Theme: ETHN/IRISH
    DC22: 824.912
    BISAC V2.8: LCO010000
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: LCO009000
    B&T Approval Code: A25400000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 824/.912
    BISAC V2.8: FIC019000
    LC classification: PR6029.N56 A6 1999
    Thema V1.0: DNT, FBA
    Edition statement
    Dalkey Archive.
    Publisher
    Dalkey Archive Press
    Imprint name
    Dalkey Archive Press
    Publication date
    13 October 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Normal, IL
    Review quote
    "The best comic writer I can think of."--S.J. Perelman