The Birmingham Six: An Appalling Vista [Special Limited Edition – No.87 of only 100 thread sewn, hand bound in cloth, gold blocked, copies signed by: Louis le Brocquy, Seamus Deane, Paul Durcan, Patrick Galvin, Seamus Heaney, Thomas Kinsella, Francis Stuart]. – An International Anthology of Support [for the Birmingham Six] by 55 Writers and Artists.
Dublin, Literéire Publishers, 1990. Octavo. 239 pages. Original Hardcover with original, illustrated dustjacket. Unusually excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. This is a very scarce book with all the signatures in strong and wonderful condition.
Besides work by the seven amazing signees this limited edition anthology also includes for example contributions by: Elfriede Jelinek, Kader Asmal, Brian Friel, Michael Hartnett, Pearse Hutchinson, Jennifer Johnston, Richard Kearney, Thomas Keneally, Robert Kee, Edna O’Brien, Sean O Tuama, Gabriel Rosenstock, William Trevor, Katharina Wilczek, etc. etc.