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HENNESSEY, Michael. My Broken Hero : and Other Stories. (Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island) : Ragweed Press, (1992). First Edition. Pp (10),11-190,(2). 8vo (140 x 215 mm), art-illustrated grey cardcovers, with a b&w photo of on rear cover.
Cover art : "Red Box #2" by Brenda Whiteway.
Michael Hennessey (b. May 23, 1926, Charlottetown).
"Michael Hennessey's second collection of stories takes us from the precarious innocence of the 1940s to the tumultuous present day on Prince Edward Island. From young men on the verge of knowledge and loss before they go to war, to modern struggles with alcohol and patronage, Hennessey breathes life into his 'broken heroes' and treats us to a rare vision of the Island."
Sixteen stories arranged in two sections.
My Broken Hero.
The Summer of the Model T.
Angels Flying Too Close to the Ground.
An Afternoon at the Races.
Mick Hogan's Rosary.
In the Corner Store.
One from the Short List.
A Woman's Touch.
The Passion of Old Griefs.
Previous owner's inkstamp to title page, else very good. Signed, with an inscription by Hennessey on the title page. 25.00
Title: My Broken Hero : and Other Stories First Edition, Signed
Publisher: Ragweed Press, 1992,: 1992
ISBN Number: 0921556241
ISBN Number 13: 9780921556244
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 44285