The Midnight Court. A New Translation by Cosslett O’Cuinn (1982)
Author: Brian Merriman
Book ID: 65091
The Midnight Court. A New Translation by Cosslett O’Cuinn. With illustrations by John Verling. Dublin: Mercier Press, 1982. Pp, 87. Publisher’s plain velum boards, title lettered in gilt to spine. Lacks dust jacket. A very good copy.
Limited Numbered Edition of 500 Copies, Signed by Author and Illustrator.
The Midnight Court is an extended satiric poem that assesses the growing economic, political, and familial constraints of late 18th-century Catholic Ireland under British colonial rule.