Journey Into Joy. Selected Prose. Edited By Ake Persson. Dublin: Bloodaxe Books, 1994. First Edition. A fine copy in pictorial dust jacket. Signed by the Author on title-page.
The book contains his essays on the major Irish writers of the 20th century: Yeats, Joyce, O'Casey, MacNeice, Kavanagh, Austin Clarke, Frank O'Connor, Flann O'Brien and Liam O'Flaherty. They present his view that literature should be true to the writer's experience, and to the world's sufferings and joy.