The Captains and the Kings (1972)
Book ID: 67485
The Captains and the Kings. London: Hamilton, 1972. First Edition. Pp,142. A nice bright copy in pictorial dust jacket.
Regarded as one of Ireland’s foremost contemporary novelists, this was her first novel & earned her the Author’s Club First Novel Award.
Alone with melancholic memories of his past, a widower finds new life after striking up a friendship with a village boy.