Sort by:

The Rare Book Shelf

Behan, Brendan Borstal Boy , London: Hutchinson, 1958.

First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall FIRST EDITION Bound in the publishers purple cloth hard boards with silver title lettering to spine. The 342 pages remain in fresh, clean condition and are tightly bound. Inscription to front free endpaper. Book sits solid and square. Light overall wear but still a very good copy. Housed in the distinctive dustwrapper designed by Biro which has been neatly priceclipped. Light wear to head and heel of spine otherwise the dustwrapper is in very good, bright condition. Protected in a removable archival booksleeve to preserve its condition. Photographs of the book and the dustwrapper are available on request. A very presentable copy of Brendan Behans warts and all account of his time in an English prison before reaching eventual fame as a writer and playwright. (Book ref. 000615 )  £ 92.50

The payment methods accepted by the seller, The Rare Book Shelf , are shown in the right-hand column.

Offered for sale by: The Rare Book Shelf
Contact: Michael Carney
Address: Old Briarcroft
Phone: 01531 640074
Returns: By prior arrangement within 14 days.
Shipping: All package and postage rates charged at cost world wide.
Payment: PayPal, Cheque, Bank Transfer,Money Order, Cash, Foreign currency
Specialities: Rare, Illustrated and Out of Print Childrens Titles. Modern First Editions. Classic Crime Writers. Select Rare Signed Titles. Biographies.
Status: Private owner
View all this seller's books