The Ginger Man. Sixtieth Anniversary Edition (2015)
Author: J.P. Donleavy
Book ID: 64848
The Ginger Man. Sixtieth Anniversary Edition with foreword by Johnny Depp. Dublin: Lilliput Press, 2015. First Edition Thus. Quarter cloth, paper boards with image blind embossed to upper cover; housed in publisher’s slipcase.
Limited Edition of 200 Numbered Copies, Signed by the Author.
As well as the original text it has a foreword by the actor and director Johnny Depp (who had/has plans to produce a film version); an introduction by novelist Sean O’Reilly; an exchange of letters between Donleavy and the late Arland Ussher; a selection of archival photographs from Dublin and TCD in the early 1950s, and features pages from the original manuscript; an illustrated essay on ‘The publishing odyssey of The Ginger Man’ by bibliographer and archivist Bill Dunn.