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Beckett’s ‘Bones’ and a Joycean voice

13th December, 2014

Bent on improving your Irish? Combine study with pleasure with the first Irish edition of The Hound of the Baskervilles, translated by Nioclás Tóibín, due to go under the hammer at Fonsie Mealy’s, estimate €80-€120.

A star lot is Samuel Beckett’s first collection of prose, Echo’s Bones and other Precipitates, inscribed by him to Margaret Hutchinson in 1956 (€2,000-€3,000). Another literary highlight is Alfred O’Rahilly’s...

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