The Complete Poems (1988)
Author: Patrick Kavanagh
Book ID: 64427
The Complete Poems. Collected, Arranged and Edited by Peter Kavanagh. Newbridge: The Goldsmith Press, 1988. Reprint. Pp xx, 416. Publisher’s pictorial card wrappers. A fine bright copy.
This copy with an inscription ‘May O’Flaherty Parsons Baggot St. Bridge Dublin 24th – 10th – 88.’
For forty years from 1949 May O’Flaherty, ran the famous Dublin literary bookshop ‘Parsons’ on Baggot Street’s Grand Canal bridge. The shop played a major role in Ireland’s literary and cultural development & was frequented by Brendan Behan and Patrick Kavanagh among others.
A fine association copy.