London: Macmillan & Co. Ltd, 1946.
First edition. viii, 164pp. 8vo. INSCRIBED TO MARY HYDE. Green cloth. A fine copy in very good dust jacket; green pictorial jacket is evenly tanned on spine, with light (uneven) tanning on extremities of front and rear panels, else quite bright Item #329631
A play set on the South Coast of England, during World War II; among the characters are young Irishmen in the R.A.F. and conscientious objectors.
Inscribed, and signed, by Sean O'Casey: "For Mary Hyde,/ from/ Sean O'Casey/ With all good wishes/ Devon, 1962" (on the front flyleaf). The recipient, scholar Mary Hyde, edited a volume of correspondence between George Bernard Shaw and Alfred Douglas and was a famous book collector.
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