Signed ( lightly, in black pen) by the author - 'very best wishes' Denis O'Shaughnessy, 6/12 /2008' to the title page, undedicated, no other marks or damage.
Creasing to the front cover, fold marks and light creasing to corners, which are slightly dogeared.
The author's first collection of short stories, and his fourth ook ( the first three being hugely succesful local histories of Limerick city, and particularly St Mary's Parish/ Corbally and the wider city . O'shaughnessy was a journalist with the Limerick Leader for most of his working life, and started on local histories inn his retirement .
180 pages, larger format paperback. Many of the short stories are factually based, inspired by people and events in the city.