Sweeney Astray. First Faber Edition (1984)
Book ID: 66926
Sweeney Astray. London: Faber & Faber, 1984. First UK Edition. Pp, 85. A fine copy in dust jacket.
The first complete translation of Buile Suibhne since 1913. The story centres on the fate of Sweeney, the king of Dal-Arie in Ulster, who was cursed by a saint, turned into a bird, and driven astray for many years until the curse was fulfilled by his death.