First edition, first printing published in 1934 by The Talbot Press, Dublin.
Book: Vg, 306pp, publisher's gray cloth with black titles to the spine, very light rubbing to corners and light pushing to the spine tips, cloth very clean and titles are bold. Inscribed to the ffep by Liam Ó Donncada Nodlanz 34'. Light foxing to the prelim's and block, otherwise tightly bound and clean.
Jacket: Vg, Striking pictorial jacket is predominantly white and has kept very clean, light chipping around spine tips and hinge corners, unclipped price of 5/-. With the rare wrap-around band which is in superb condition, it carries a review of the book. Rare in this condition.
*Author's first novel set in 18th Century Ireland (Waterford and East Cork), loosely based on the life of Jacobite poet Donnacha Ruadh Mac Conmara (1715-1810) and inspired by Daniel Corkery's 'The Hidden Ireland.