The Islandman. Translated from the Irish, with an Introduction by Robin Flower. Frontispiece portrait photograph of O'Crohan with three other plates in the text. Dublin: Talbot Press, 1934. First Edition. Pp, 324. Blue cloth, title in gilt to spine, covers faded, bookplate to half-title, contents bright & clean.
The first English translation of this classic work. An account of the author's life on an island in the Blasket group off the west coast of Kerry in the late 19th and early 20th century. Originally published in Irish in 1929