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Maeve Brennan: Wit, Style and Tragedy: An Irish Writer in New York


Author Angela Bourke Published by Pimlico ISBN 9780712697552 EAN 9780712697552 Bic Code B Cover Paperback

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Born in Dublin in 1917 to politically active parents, Maeve Brennan wrote fashion copy at ‘Harper’s Bazaar’ until being asked to join the ‘New Yorker’. Focusing on migration, memory, and identity, as well as women’s lives, she displayed a brilliant eye for human behaviour, fashion and style.