A paperback first edition , 1969, Mercier Press, of Brian Cleeve's Dictionary of Irish Writers ( Volume 2 covering Irish non-fiction authors ( Volume One was fiction) ) - one of the first comprehensove books on the subject, aimed at a wide audience as a reference work. The book provides biographical sketches and lists the principal works of more than 500 writers on history, economists, astronomers, biographers, and non fiction of all types. It covers Irish authors writing in English only.
Light tanning to page block, otherwise clean and unmarked. Residue from sticker on back cover.