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The House of Gold.

Published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1929

Stock code: 103714

Price: £275

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First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “To Reg Bishop, with best wishes, from Liam O’Flaherty, 30/09/29”. The House of Gold was the first novel to be banned by the Irish Free State.

Octavo. Original orange cloth, titles to spine gilt, publisher’s device to rear board in blind. With the pictorial dust jacket. Spine lightly faded, faint tanning to half-title and last leaf. An excellent copy in a jacket with some toning to spine panel but overall bright.

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