The Martyr (US edition)
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The Martyr (US edition)
Released
January 1, 1933
Publisher
Macmillan
  • Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • USA First Edition
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Book condition

A near-fine first edition, in the original green binding. Wear to the back bottom corner has reveal the board beneath. In a fair dust jacket, with a chip missing from the front cover, 2 large tears to the bottom of the front cover, two tears to the spine and other minor chipping throughout.



About

Liam O'Flaherty in this novel returns to the period of the Civil War in Ireland. The story starts from a dramatic crisis brought about by the conflicting temperaments of Crosbie, the leader of the Republicans in a small town in County Kerry, and Tracy, second in command. Hating bloodshed and violence, Crosbie, once the hero of a hunger strike now finds his power over the men under his command in jeapardy, because he cannont bring himself to lead them in tactics against which every fiber of his being rebels...

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