A very scarce modern Irish classic
McCabe, Eugene ~ Death and Nightingales
Secker and Warburg : 1992
The First UK printing published by Secker and Warburg in 1992. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with just some light toning to the text-block and page edges due to the quality of paper stock used. A small bump to the front upper edge. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition with just a few age related markings. The wrapper is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Accompanied by a contemporary loosely inserted Publisher's compliment slip '...is a miracle of a novel which combines prose of bleak, unadorned beauty with a plot which keeps you up all night wondering how it will end. It has always been clear that Eugene McCabe would one day produce a masterpiece and this, without doubt, is it ' (Colm Toibin). The highly acclaimed 2018 TV adaptation stars Jamie Dornan, Matthew Rhys and Ann Skelly with the screenplay written by Allan Cubitt who has collaborated with Jamie Dornan previously on the TV drama 'The Fall'. An exceptionally scarce title to find as the UK first edition. Collectible.
CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: Near Fine