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A shadow of gulls

by Patricia Finney

  • 69 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Ireland -- History -- To 1172 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPatricia Finney.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.F516 Sh 1977, PR6056.I519 Sh 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination350 p. :
      Number of Pages350
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4539419M
      ISBN 100399119795
      LC Control Number77005733
      OCLC/WorldCa2894094

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      Our Door County rental cabin (or rental cottage) "Shadows of Seagulls" is perfect Door County lodging for a Lake Michigan vacation you'll always remember. Your own private Lake Michigan beach, spectacular lake views, privacy, and the freedom to . To Patricia Finney, for friendship and her own wonderful books, starting with A Shadow of Gulls and going on from there. To Roland and Sheila Richter at Joe’s Diner of Santa Fe—for putting up with me using their place as an unofficial office, not charging me rent, and for Roland helping me with some German subtleties.

      To Patricia Finney (aka P.F. Chisholm), for friendship and her own wonderful books, starting with A Shadow of Gulls (which she wrote when she was in her teens, at which point I was still doing Edgar Rice Burroughs pastiche fanfic) and going on from there. One of the best historical novelists of our generation! The David Higham Prize for Fiction was inaugurated in to mark the 80th birthday of David Higham, literary agent, and was awarded annually to a citizen of the Commonwealth, Republic of Ireland, Pakistan, or South Africa for a first novel or book of short stories. It was cancelled in due to "the lack of publicity its winners received." Past winners.


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A Shadow of Gulls and it's companion piece, The Crow Goddess, follow a bard/scop of Ireland during the first century Anno Domini. Lugh MacRomain, Lugh, son of the Roman, is pursued by his Aunt, escaping several difficult choices without knowing it, and fleeing to another settlement/5(24).

Patricia Finney's career started with a bang when her first novel A SHADOW OF GULLS was published before she went up to Oxford aged 18 to study History, back in the mists of time, when dinosaurs roamed/5. A Shadow of Gulls and it's companion piece, The Crow Goddess, follow a bard/scop of Ireland during the first century Anno Domini.

Lugh MacRomain, Lugh, son of the Roman, is pursued by his Aunt, escaping several difficult choices without knowing it, and fleeing to another settlement/5(15).

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A SHADOW OF GULLS. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, []. Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. Historical adventure novel with some fantasy elements set in second-century Ireland.

The author's first novel. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing at edges. Price: $Book Edition: First U.S. Edition. A Shadow of Gulls (The first book in the Lugh Mac Romain series) A novel by Patricia FinneyAuthor: Patricia Finney.

Buy a cheap copy of Shadow of Gulls book by Patricia Finney. Free shipping over $ Finney () is an Oxford educated Londoner who writes historical fiction, mysteries, and children's books using her own name as well as the pen names, P. Chisholm and Grace Cavendish.

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Gulls of the World: A Photographic Guide is a companion and successor to that seminal work. This book. Bringing out her first novel, ‘A Shadow of Gulls’, in when she was just eighteen, Patricia Finney was already well on her way to becoming a fully fledged author.

This was also to be the year that the BBC presented her play ‘The Flood’ on Radio Three, giving her a strong head-start to both her and her writing career. used books, rare books and new books More editions of Shadow of Gulls: Shadow of Gulls: ISBN () Softcover, Pocket, ; Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from overbooksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

Patricia Finney's first novel "A Shadow of Gulls" had already been published when she went up to Oxford aged 18 to study History. While she was still in her first year her book won the David Higham Award for Best First Novel of the year and some fantastic reviews.Juliette Davies (born ) wrote the first book in the JJ Halo series when she was 8 years old.

The series was published the following year. Samuel R. Delany (born ) published his The Jewels of Aptor in Patricia Finney's A Shadow of Gulls General lists: 18th-century British children's .Her first novel A Shadow of Gulls, published when she won the David Higham Award for Best First Novel of the year.

In the same year BBC Radio 3 presented her play, The Flood. As well as writing radio plays, such as A Room Full of Mirrors, Finney has published twenty-one novels, many of which are set in Elizabethan times. They include spy thrillers.