The Return of Fursey. Author Signed (1948)
Author: Mervyn Wall
Book ID: 65952
The Return of Fursey. Illustrated by John Parsons. London: Pilot Press, 1948. First Edition. A nice bright copy in lightly worn dust jacket, a little loss to tail of spine.
Signed by the author on title page.
A blend of satire, comedy and fantasy set in the 10th century monastic Ireland where Brother Fursey is forced to lead a layman’s life among countrymen absorbed or terrified by witchcraft and demonology. “A landmark book in the history of fantasy.” -[ Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction]
A sequel to ‘The Unfortunate Fursey,’ published in 1946
SKU: 65952 Categories: Author Signed or Inscribed, Literature