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A Bestiary: An Autobiography

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Originally published as three separate volumes—Donkey's Years, Dog Days, and The Whole Hog—A Bestiary
relates the life and times of one of Ireland's greatest contemporary
writers. As in his fiction, Higgins's writing exquisitely captures
sights, smells, and emotions, detailing his life from childhood in
County Kildare before his family's economic decline, to his mother's
Paperback, 672 pages
Published July 2nd 2004 by Dalkey Archive Press (first published June 2004)
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