The Beckett Country. Samuel Beckett's Ireland. Photography by David H. Davison, Foreword by James Knowlson. Illustrations by Robert Ballagh and Design by Ted and Ursula O'Brien. Dublin: The Black Cat Press, 1986. Pp, 402. Folio. Good copy in pictorial dust jacket. Presentation copy inscribed in French by Beckett - 'En te souhaitant de tres bonnes vacances, Sam Beckett.' A specially bound edition of 250 numbered and 10 lettered copies, Signed by Samuel Beckett, was also issued. Signed copies of the trade edition are rare. Professor Eoin O ‘Brien was cardiologist and professor at the Conway Institute, University College Dublin. A good friend and scholar of Beckett, he also published 'Dream of Fair to Middling Women' in 1992, an early work of Beckett, unpublished in his lifetime.