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Billy Phelan's Greatest Game (The Albany Novels) by  William Kennedy - Paperback - Reprint  - 1983 - from Walther's Books (SKU: 004646)

Billy Phelan's Greatest Game (The Albany Novels)

Billy Phelan's Greatest Game (The Albany Novels) by  William Kennedy - Paperback - Reprint  - 1983 - from Walther's Books (SKU: 004646)
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Billy Phelan's Greatest Game (The Albany Novels)

by Kennedy, William

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ISBN 10
0140063404
ISBN 13
9780140063400
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Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1983. Reprint . Soft cover. Very Good. Used, trade paperback with normal to light reading wear. Minor notations, price and date, on the front free endpaper otherwise the interior is clean. The binding is tight with no creases to the spine.

Synopsis

William Kennedy , author, screenwriter and playwright, was born and raised in Albany, New York. Kennedy brought his native city to literary life in many of his works. The Albany cycle, includes Legs , Billy Phelan's Greatest Game , and the Pulitzer Prize winning Ironweed . The versatile Kennedy wrote the screenplay for Ironweed , the play Grand View , and cowrote the screenplay for the The Cotton Club with Francis Ford Coppola. Kennedy also wrote the nonfiction O Albany! and Riding the Yellow Trolley Car . Some of the other works he is known for include Roscoe and Very Old Bones . Kennedy is a professor in the English department at the State University of New York at Albany. He is the founding director of the New York State Writers Institute and, in 1993, was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He has received numerous literary awards, including the Literary Lions Award from the New York Public Library, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and a Governor’s Arts Award. Kennedy was also named Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters in France and a member of the board of directors of the New York State Council for the Humanities.

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bookseller
Walther's Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
004646
Title
Billy Phelan's Greatest Game (The Albany Novels)
Author
Kennedy, William
Format/binding
Soft cover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0140063404
ISBN 13
9780140063400
Publisher
Penguin Books
Place of Publication
Middlesex, England
Date Published
1983
Keywords
FICTION NOVEL NEW_YORK

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