Title: The King of Ireland's Son
Author: Brendan Behan
Illustrator: P.J. Lynch
Year: 1996 (First Edition)
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd.
Remarks: 1st Andersen Press edition
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "The King of Ireland sends three sons to discover the source of the heavenly music that can be heard throughout his kingdom. The youngest prince finds a beautiful maiden held captive by a fierce giant and forced to make music all day long. To defeat the giant he calls on the help of a magical stallion…"
P.J. Lynch's stunning full-page colour illustrations capture the drama, humour, and adventure of this famous Celtic fairy tale.
Glazed pictorial boards. Lower corners lightly bumped; upper and spine are straight. Minor scratches on rear cover. Apart from some light creasing from handling on some pages, the book is in superb internal condition: pages are crisp, bright, glossy to the touch, and completely unmarked. Binding is tight.
Measures 28.5 cm × 22 cm (11.4″ × 8.8″). Large 4to. 32 pp.