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John Banville was born in Wexford, Ireland, in 1945. The author of thirteen previous novels, he has been the recipient of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, the Guardian Fiction Prize, and a Lannan Literary Award for Fiction. He lives in Dublin.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Authors -- Fiction.
Widowers -- Fiction.
Seaside resorts -- Fiction.
Middle-aged men -- Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction.
England -- Fiction.