32 Counties. Photographs of Ireland & Writing by Thirty-Two Irish Writers. Special Signed Edition (1989)
Author: Donovan Wylie
Book ID: 65374
32 Counties. Photographs of Ireland by Donovan Wylie with New Writing by Thirty-two Irish Writers. London: Secker & Warburg, 1989. Folio, fine copy in dust jacket. housed in publisher’s slipcase.
Limited Edition of 100 Copies, Signed by all Thirty-Two Contributors & with a Signed Photograph by Donovan Wylie ( in sleeve on front pastedown).
Contributing writers include Seamus Heaney, John Banville, Francis Stuart, Edna O’Brien, Eilis Dillon, Frank McGuinness, John McGahern, Neil Jordan, Brendan Kennelly, Aidan Mathews, Anne Devlin, Thomas Kilory, Michael Hartnett, Brian Moore, Eugene McCabe, Michael Longley, Benedict Kiely, Emma Cooke, Christopher Fitz-Simon, Medbh McGuckian, Peter Sirr, Maeve Kelly, Desmond Hogan, Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill, Paul Muldoon, Sean J. White, James Plunkett, Aidan Higgins, Dermot Healy, William Trevor, and Tom MacIntyre, etc.
A highly personal and emotionally charged examination through photography of the people of Ireland by Belfast born photographer Donovan Wylie. Each county is also represented by a piece of new writing commissioned specially by an appropriate Irish writer.