The Midnight Court. Newly Translated Into English by David Marcus. Dublin: Privately Printed for Subscribers at the Dolmen Press, . Tall 8vo. Cloth spine, marbled boards, title lettered in gilt to spine. A very good copy.
Headpieces and Vignettes designed by Michael Beggs. Limited Edition of 200 Numbered copies.
Scarce early Dolmen edition of one of the greatest Irish classics of the middle eighteenth century. '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.