Destiny Bay

By: Byrne, Donn

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First edition, #219 of a limited edition of 365 copies.

Title in black and green. At the head of the title: Don Byrne.
i-xiv, ,1.-350, blank leaf. Portrait frontispiece inserted. 8 5/8 inches tall by 5 5/8 inches.
Green linen sides, white vellum shelfback and corners. Top edges gilt. Minor soiling to spine. Bindings square and tight. No other flaws or blemishes to book. Issued green slipcase with paste on title.


The novel set in Ireland posthumously published.

Memoirs of childhood in Ireland, a sentimental novel of an Irish village that sits at the edge of sparkling Destiny Bay. The story concerns the marriage of an Irish nobleman to a gypsy in 1889, and romance among his descendants. Destiny Bay was adapted by Tom Geraghty, John Meehan, and Brinsley MacNamara as the script for Wings of the Morning (Harold Schuster 1937), was Britain's first Technicolor feature movie; the score was sung by John McCormack.

Title: Destiny Bay

Author Name: Byrne, Donn

Categories: MODERN LITERATURE - FICTION,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown And Company: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

lb: 2.00 lb

Seller ID: 002367