First edition, first impression. O’Flaherty’s ninth novel.
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Octavo. Original red/orange cloth, spine and front board decoratively blocked in green, spine lettered in green, bottom edge uncut, with dust jacket designed by Theyre Lee-Elliott. Bookseller’s ticket on front pastedown, page of publisher’s adverts tipped-in at end. Newspaper articles and reviews of Liam O’Flaherty from 1931 and 1933 loosely inserted. An excellent copy, a couple minor splits to dust jacket at head and tail of spine, jacket slightly tanned at spine, text block exceptionally clean and bright