An t-Oileánach. First Edition (1929)
Book ID: 63241
An t-Oileánach. Scéal a Bheathadh Féin. Dublin: Oifig an tSoláthair, 1929. First Edition. Pp 266. Publisher’s red cloth boards, title in black to spine, covers lightly faded & soiled, contents with extensive underlining in pencil. A good copy.
Frontispiece portrait of the author with a map of the Blasket Islands and a photographic plate featuring the author’s homestead.
The classic account of the author’s life growing up on an island in the Blasket group of islands near West Kerry. It was translated into English by Robin Flower in 1934.