FAHY, Francis A. The Ould Plaid Shawl and Other Songs. With an introduction by P.S. O’Hegarty. Portrait frontispiece.

175.00

1 in stock

Dublin: Published at the Sign of the Three Candles, 1949. Crown octavo. pp. xii, 98. Pictorial stiff wrappers, title in green on upper cover. A fine copy in very good rare dust jacket. Rare.
De Burca 177.
Who that ever lived in, or ever loved Ireland can resist the appeal of ‘Little Mary Cassidy’, ‘The Thief of the World’ or ‘The Ould Plaid Shawl’. Francis Fahy was born ‘not far from old Kinvara’ and though much of his life was spent in exile in England, Kinvara was forever in his heart. His songs have cheered many an exile, brought tears to longing eyes, and guided many a wanderer home.

[CH 4]

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

Book an Appointment

You are welcome to visit and meet us in person to browse our extensive libraries of antiquarian books, maps, and other items relating to Ireland.

De Burca Rare Books

Address

De Búrca Rare Books,
‘Cloonagashel’,
27 Priory Drive, Blackrock,
Co. Dublin,
A94 V406,
Ireland

T. +353 (0) 1 288 2159
F. +353 (0) 1 283 4080
M. +353 (0) 87 259 5918
E. deburcararebooks@gmail.com
W. deburcararebooks.com

Office Hours

Monday to Friday
9:00am to 5:30pm

Saturday
10:00am to 1:00pm.

An appointment is preferred.

 

Welcome to De Búrca Rare Books

 

Stay Updated & Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive news from the Irish antiquarian book world and get updates on our latest catalogues and publications.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

No products in the cart