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New York: The Macmillan Company, . First Edition Review copy with slip. Illustrated with fifteen plates. INSCRIBED and SIGNED in 1931 by the author to writer L. A. G. Strong "with admiration for Dewar Rides." On the half title page Colum also adds: "No one that I love/Is left alive in Sandy Cove." Fine association. Faint tape stain on front pastedown and endpaper. Very Good, lacking dustwrapper (Item ID: 002377)

The British writer Leonard Alfred George Strong was a leading popular writer of his time and, from 1938 until his death in 1958, a director of the important publishing house of Methuen and Company. Among his most popular subjects were Ireland and the supernatural.


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