The Midnight Court and The Adventures Of A Luckless Fellow Translated from the Gaelic by Percy Arland Ussher

By: Percy Arland Ussher Preface by W.B.Yeats

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New York: Boni And Liverright, 1926. Book. Illus. by Woodcuts Frank W. Peers. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition Hardcover Translated from the Gaelic of Brian Merriman this is Ireland herself unhappy (A bit unfairly perhaps, given what they went through) with her men! A Gaelic 18th Century Poem from Munster Translated into English by Percy Arland Ussher. This piece is of supreme importance in the history of bardic and 'hedge row' Ireland and it's devolution A few rubs, bumped and rubbed board e else in very good clean shape. Paper Title on Spine Very Good C.1926 B/W Woodcuts Silver Art Deco design on hardcover. Clean NOT a library copy. First American Edition. Introduction by the great W.B.Yeats Wood Cuts Art Deco. A treasure of Gaelic Ireland. First Edition.

Title: The Midnight Court and The Adventures Of A Luckless Fellow Translated from the Gaelic by Percy Arland Ussher

Author Name: Percy Arland Ussher Preface by W.B.Yeats

Illustrator: Woodcuts Frank W. Peers

Categories: Megalithic/Goddess/Geomancy, Celtic Studies, Irish,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, Boni And Liverright: 1926

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Seller ID: 014182

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