The Barracks. First American Edition (1964)
Book ID: 67620
The Barracks. New York: Macmillan, 1964. First US Edition. Pp, 232. A nice copy in lightly chipped pictorial dust jacket.
First published in London by Faber in 1963 (and banned from McGahern’s local library), The Barracks is a remarkably confident first novel by a man who went on to become a giant of modern Irish literature.