J.P. Donleavy Body of Works – Oeuvre

List of books by J.P. Donleavy

List of Books J.P. Donleavy with Publication Dates

Authors, who doesn’t love a good Author? This series of articles we look at lists of books by famous authors; in this case, J.P. Donleavy. Find my selection in date order of J.P. Donleavy books.

J.P. Donleavy List of Books to Read

Standalone Novels

The Ginger Man      (1955)           

A Singular Man        (1964)           

The Saddest Summer of Samuel S          (1967)           

The Beastly Beatitudes of Balthazar B   (1969)           

The Onion Eaters    (1971)           

A Fairy Tale of New York   (1973)           

The Destinies of Darcy Dancer, Gentleman      (1977)           

Schultz           (1979)           

Leila    (1983)           

Are You Listening, Rabbi Low       (1987)           

That Darcy, That Dancer, That Gentleman       (1990)           

Wrong Information Is Being Given Out at Princeton (1998)           


Meet My Maker the Mad Molecule       (1965)           

The Plays of J. P. Donleavy            (1972)           


Fairy Tales of New York     (1961)           

The Ginger Man: A Play     (1961)           

A Singular Man: A Play      (1965)           

Short Stories/Novellas

The Lady Who Liked Clean Rest Rooms (1997)           

Non-Fiction Books

What They Did in Dublin with ‘The Ginger Man: A Play’        (1961)           

The Unexpurgated Code   (1975)           

De Alfonce Tennis   (1984)           

J.P. Donleavy’s Ireland       (1986)           

A Singular Country  (1989)           

The History of the Ginger Man    (1994)           

An Author and His Image  (1997)           

List of books by J.P. Donleavy

So there you have a list of books and date of publication from the Author J.P. Donleavy.

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