Borstal Boy

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo (21.75cm); blue-grey cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt and silver on spine and front cover; green topstain; dustjacket; [x],372,[2]pp. Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket, price-clipped, lightly edgeworn and gently spine-sunned, with a few tiny tears and attendant creases. Irish poet's memoirs of three years spent in a juvenile detention center.

Price: $75.00

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