Autograph Note Signed

Frank Gallagher DAYS OF FEAR TWO EDITIONS WITH AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED DJ 1928/9

Frank Gallagher DAYS OF FEAR TWO EDITIONS WITH AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED DJ 1928/9
Frank Gallagher DAYS OF FEAR TWO EDITIONS WITH AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED DJ 1928/9

Frank Gallagher DAYS OF FEAR TWO EDITIONS WITH AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED DJ 1928/9
Days of Fear [Two Editions] [WITH] Autograph Note Signed. Author: [IRELAND] GALLAGHER, Frank Title: Days of Fear [Two Editions] [WITH] Autograph Note Signed Publication: V. And first American editions of Gallagher's diary kept while imprisoned in Mountjoy Jail, Dublin, in 1920 for his involvement with the militant Irish Volunteers (later the Irish Republican Army). The diary provides a near hour-by-hour account of Gallagher's participation in the Dublin Hunger Strike, which he personally maintained for nine days. The author survived the strike and his time in prison, going on to become a senior state official, later dubbed rather unflatteringly the Irish Dr. Goebbels for his work as a leading propagandist of the Irish Civil War.

Both editions quite scarce in jacket. Two volumes as described below: 1.

; publisher's cloth in white dust jacket lettered in red and green. Light wear to jacket extremities, including small coin-sized loss at bottom edge of rear panel touching one letter, else Near Fine in Very Good jacket. Laid in brief autograph note, signed, on An Bureau um Eolas Stáit / Government Information Bureau letterhead, dated November 11, 1953, and addressed to one "Mac, " transmitting this copy. New York: Harper Brothers Publishers, 1929. ; publisher's cloth, printed paper spine label, dark orange printed dust jacket; 175pp. Light shelf wear to jacket extremities, spine panel a bit faded, else Very Good or better. Review copy with rubberstamp to front panel of dustwrapper. Subject: Autographs & Manuscripts, Ireland, Prisons, Penology & Penal Reform, Radical & Proletarian Literature, Radical, Utopian, Labor & Reform Movements. Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA. We are one of the country's leading specialists in the history, literature and art of American social movements. Over 25,000 items in-stock in the heart of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. Our items are described using AB Bookman standards - the standard grading terms of the trade, originally promulgated by the trade publication The Antiquarian Bookman's Weekly back in 1949. We tend to be conservative in our grading, but even the best booksellers make an occasional mistake. Thus, we offer the following guarantee: All items will be received as advertised and in the condition described. Any item is returnable for any reason within 30 days of receipt (prior notice appreciated). We are members of the ABAA (Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America) and the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA), and we adhere to these associations' strict ethical guidelines and conditions of sale. We leave feedback for buyers once they have posted feedback for us. Our priority is to make customers happy and to resolve problems as promptly as possible. This listing was created by Bibliopolis. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "joehillstrom" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Frank Gallagher DAYS OF FEAR TWO EDITIONS WITH AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED DJ 1928/9