BEHAN, Brendan. The Hostage [First Edition]


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London: Methuen, 1958. Crown octavo. First edition. pp. vi, 92. Black cloth, titled in green. A very good copy in frayed dust jacket. In 1958, Behan’s play in the Irish language ‘An Giall’ had its debut at Dublin’s Damer Theatre. Later, ‘The Hostage,’ Behan’s English-language adaptation of ‘An Giall’, met with great success internationally.

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