11.25" x 7.5"
The Edition is Limited to 175 copies and was designed & produces under the direction of Luke Ives Pontifell. This copy is number: 87
The Chronicles of One of the Strangest Stories Ever to be Rumoured About Around New York. Signed by author on title page Ltd. Edition copy #87/175 In a clamshell slipcase
Thornwillow Press, New York, 1995. Signed limited first edition preceding the trade, one of 175 numbered copies. Signed by J.P. Donleavy and the illustrator, Elliott Banfield. Quarto, bound in three quarters morocco over cloth, gilt titles to the spine, raised bands, top edge gilt, deckled page edges, patterned endpapers. In fine condition. Housed in a custom cloth clamshell box. "Fans of J.P. Donleavy-and newcomers to his antics-can rejoice at his latest, rich, ribald, and touching creation" (The New York Times Book Review).