The Poor Mouth (An Béal Bacht). A bad story about the hard life.
Edited by Myles na Gopaleen (Flann O'Brien), translated by Patrick C. Power, and illustrated by Ralph Steadman.
First paperback edition, first impression. Signed by Steadman on the first page, dated 9 November 1995. The book was first published with Steadman’s illustrations in 1973, and was originally published in Gaelic under the title An Béal Bacht in 1941.
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Octavo. Original pictorial wrappers, titles to spine black, to front cover light and dark red. Illustrations to text by Ralph Steadman. Ownership signature to verso of front cover. Spine ends a little worn, wrappers toned, slight crease to front wrapper. A very good copy.