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              Books by Dan Davin

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              Gorse Blooms Pale: Dan Davin's Southland Stories
               

              Gorse Blooms Pale: Dan Davin's Southland Stories (Hardback, New title)

              By Davin, Dan; Edited by Wilson, Janet

              • RRP: $45.00
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              A collection of twenty-six storis and a selection ofpoems relecting Dan Davin's experiences growing up in an Irish-New Zealand farming family in Southland. "Comic, haunting, poetic, profopund and lyrical, the stories have a regional flavour quite unlike any other body of work in ...New Zealand literature."
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              ISBN 9781877372421
              Published NZ 30 Jan 2020
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              The General and the Nightingale
                

              The General and the Nightingale (EPUB ebook)

              By Davin, Dan; Edited by Wilson, Janet

              Dan Davin was the author of the only substantial body of war fiction written by a New Zealand soldier during any of the wars of the 20th century in which the nation was engaged. The General and the Nightingale brings together Davin's 20 war stories, some drawn from his war diarie...s and loosely based on his experiences as 'a wartime scholar-soldier'.
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              ISBN 9781988592336
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              Released NZ 6 Apr 2020
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              The General and the Nightingale: Dan Davin's War Stories
               

              The General and the Nightingale: Dan Davin's War Stories (Hardback)

              By Davin, Dan; Edited by Wilson, Janet

              • RRP: $45.00
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              Dan Davin was the author of the only substantial body of war fiction written by a New Zealand soldier during any of the wars of the 20th century in which the nation was engaged. The General and the Nightingale brings together Davin's 20 war stories, some drawn from his war diarie...s and loosely based on his experiences as 'a wartime scholar-soldier'.
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              ISBN 9781988531823
              Published NZ 30 Jan 2020
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              The Gorse Blooms Pale
                

              The Gorse Blooms Pale (EPUB ebook)

              By Davin, Dan; Edited by Wilson, Janet

              A collection of twenty-six storis and a selection ofpoems relecting Dan Davin's experiences growing up in an Irish-New Zealand farming family in Southland. "Comic, haunting, poetic, profopund and lyrical, the stories have a regional flavour quite unlike any other body of work in ...New Zealand literature."
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              ISBN 9781988592305
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              Language en
              Released NZ 6 Apr 2020
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              The Salamander and the Fire: Collected War Stories
                

              The Salamander and the Fire: Collected War Stories (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Davin, Dan

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $39.99
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              A collection of war stories told in the order of the Middle East campaigns. The characters are mainly men from the New Zealand Division seen in battle, and in the intervals between battle, sometimes scared, bored, drunk, and disillusioned, like soldiers everywhere.

              ISBN 9780571272792
              Released NZ 1 May 2011
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 0-0 years
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              From Cairo to Cassino: A Memoir of Paddy Costello
               

              From Cairo to Cassino: A Memoir of Paddy Costello (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Davin, Dan; Introduction by McLean, Robert

              • RRP: $25.00
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              Dan Davin's memoir of his friend, the controversial Paddy Costello, From Cairo to Cassino recounts the early days of their friendship as they talked, tippled and fought their way through North Africa and Italy 1942-1944.

              ISBN 9780473474485
              Published NZ 8 May 2019
              Publisher Cold Hub Press
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              The General and the Nightingale
                

              The General and the Nightingale (PDF ebook)

              By Davin, Dan; Edited by Wilson, Janet

              Dan Davin was the author of the only substantial body of war fiction written by a New Zealand soldier during any of the wars of the 20th century in which the nation was engaged. The General and the Nightingale brings together Davin's 20 war stories, some drawn from his war diarie...s and loosely based on his experiences as 'a wartime scholar-soldier'.
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              ISBN 9781988592350
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              Released NZ 6 Apr 2020
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              The Gorse Blooms Pale
                

              The Gorse Blooms Pale (PDF ebook)

              By Davin, Dan; Edited by Wilson, Janet

              A collection of twenty-six storis and a selection ofpoems relecting Dan Davin's experiences growing up in an Irish-New Zealand farming family in Southland. "Comic, haunting, poetic, profopund and lyrical, the stories have a regional flavour quite unlike any other body of work in ...New Zealand literature."
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              ISBN 9781988592329
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              Released NZ 6 Apr 2020
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              A Field Officer's Notebook: Selected Poems
               

              A Field Officer's Notebook: Selected Poems (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Davin, Dan; Edited by McLean, Robert

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $26.99
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              A FIELD OFFICER'S NOTEBOOK gathers, for the first time, a selection of poems, mostly previously unpublished, by Dan Davin (1913-1990), better known as a novelist, short story writer, literary critic and academic publisher at Oxford University Press.

              ISBN 9780473430689
              Published NZ 4 May 2018
              Publisher Cold Hub Press
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              Closing Times
                 

              Closing Times (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Davin, Dan

              • RRP: $57.99
              • $57.99
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              Dan Davin was a novelist and publisher with an attractive bohemian streak. This title provides recollections of seven of his friends, all writers: Julian Maclaren-Ross, W R Rodgers, Louis MacNeice, Enid Starkie, Joyce Cary, Dylan Thomas and the Yiddish poet Itzik Manger.

              ISBN 9780571268986
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2010
              Publisher Faber and Faber
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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