The Faber Book of Irish Verse.
First Faber and Faber edition. London, Faber and Faber, 1978. 12,5 cm x 20 cm. 400 pages. Original Softcover. Very good condition with some minor signs of external wear. From the library of swiss – american – irish poet Chuck Kruger. With his name and a beautiful inscription by John Montague to Chuck Kruger on the half title: “Love to Chuck – John”. Occasional markings and annotations in the text.
Contains among others the following chapters: The First Invasion of Ireland; The First Lawcase; The First Poet: The Muse of Amergin, The Alphabet Calender of Amergin; The Double Vision of Manannan; The Wooing of Etain; The Plain of Adoration, Adze-Head; Cormac Mac Airt Presiding at Tara etc.