Brendan Behan’s Island. Signed by Author & Illustrator (1962)

Author: Brendan Behan

Book ID: 65583

Price: 495.00

Brendan Behan’s Island. An Irish Sketch-book. With Drawings by Paul Hogarth. New York: Geis, 1962. First American Edition. Pp, 192. Speckled green cloth boards, in pictorial dust jacket. Jacket browned & lightly chipped, book in very good condition

Signed by Brendan Behan and Paul Hogarth on the title page.

A number of copies of this edition were signed especially for members of the “The First Edition Circle” book club of Chicago.

From the snug of the ‘Shaky Man’ (probably the nearest pub to Guinness Brewery in Dublin) Brendan Behan take us on a tour of his native country. Enlivened with song, poem, story and Paul Hogarth’s drawings.

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