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Lot 57/0214

SOLD Hammer price: €460, Estimate: €200-300

Inscribed Presentation Copy, & Associated Letters

O’Brien (Edna)
Some Irish Loving, A Selection, 8vo L. 1979. First Edn., some text illus., cloth & pict. d.w. Good.
* With a warm inscription on f.e.p. to [Dr.] Patrick C. Power, historian & scholar (who contributed translations of a poem and a prose passage) and with three letters to Power, two T.L.s. & one A.L.s. asking for his assistance on various points. ‘One other thing – do you know any marvellous pieces by women. Preferably prose and preferably painful. I seem to have much more stuff on men…’ As m/ss, w.a.f. An interesting collection. (4)

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