The Informer

by O'Flaherty, Liam

A tale of temptation, betrayal, and reprisal, this powerful novel is set in the aftermath of the Irish Civil War. It tells of Gypo Nolan, who informs on a wanted comrade. The source of the Academy Award-winning film directed by John Ford. Preface by Denis Donoghue.

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1925
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1925. First. hardcover. near fine/near fine. 272 pages, 8vo, olive-green cloth, dust wrapper. London: Jonathan Cape, 1925. First Edition.<br/><br/> A near fine copy (edges foxed; bookplate) in a brilliant dust wrapper. Presentation copy, Dec. 5th, 1925 "To J.R. Highton Esq. with the compliments of Liam O'Flaherty." A Haycroft-Queen cornerstone, the basis for a film, and… Read more
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London, Jonathan Cape, 1925. First Edition, First Impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper, "from Liam O'Flaherty With affectionate regards to J. N. Block". The author's masterpiece. Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt. With dust jacket. Bookplate to front pastedown, spine just a touch faded but an excellent copy in the… Read more
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1925
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. True first edition of O'Flaherty's classic book of the Irish Underground in Dublin. Made into a memorable film directed by John Ford. A clean tight very good copy in green cloth with bright spine lettering. Price intact dustwrapper is quite bright and has benefited from some profesional restoration… Read more
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London: Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1925. Winner of the 1925 James Tait Black Memorial Prize First edition, first impression. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in terracotta morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, twin rule to turn-ins, dark green endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy.
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1935. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 1st Printing 1 Copyright Date Is 1935, First U. K. Edition, First Printing. The Informer. 8Vo, Publisher's Full Green Cloth, Spine Gilt-Lettered And Ruled, Slight Lean; Dust Jacket Priced "7S. 6D. Net," Panels Dust-Soiled, Fold Corners Nicked, Spine Panel Foot With… Read more
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925. First US edition, first printing. With the author's signed full page presentation inscription to the actor and screenwriter Louis Sherwin. Sherwin is remembered for his contemptuous comment about Hollywood, "They know only one word of more than one syllable here and that word is 'fillum'". O'Flaherty worked in Hollywood, but The Informer was… Read more
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1925. [Modern Literature] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (20 x 13cm), pp.272. Publisher's green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Textblock toned. A bookplate carefully removed from the front pastedown. Spine heavily toned, with rubbing to head and tail. Very good. A man-hunt novel set just after the Irish Civil War, for which O'Flaherty was awarded the James… Read more
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The Informer

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1925
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The Informer

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THE INFORMER.

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1943
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The informer.

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THE INFORMER

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THE INFORMER

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1943
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The Informer (Classic Reprint)

by Liam O'Flaherty

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Triangle Books 1943. vg/vg/sm. chipp. top spine panel.light dj. wear. "The intense extraordinary novel of the Dublin underworld from which the famous motion picture was made". McLaglen on dj. movie ed. Binding is cl.w.dj..
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The Informer [Import] [Hardcover]

by O'Flaherty Liam

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Publisher: Del Rey Date of Publication: 1961 Binding: Hardcover Condition: This is the stated Signet First Edition from November 1961.Both the cover and the book are in positively excellent condition. There are no rips, tears, markings, etc.---and the pages and binding are tight as a drum.Acceptable
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The Informer

by Liam O'Flaherty

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1937
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London: Jonathan Cape. VG: in very good condition with rubbed and chipped dust jacket. Previous owner inscription at pastedown. 1937. Reprint. Green hardback cloth cover. 180mm x 130mm (7" x 5"). 256pp. .
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1925
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New York: Knopf, 1925. Book. VG. Hardcover. First American Edition. First printing. A G/VG copy lacking the dust jacket. Basis for the 1935 film directed by John Ford and starring Victor McLaglen, Heather Angel and Preston Foster..
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THE INFORMER

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1943
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NY: Triangle Books, 1943. 8vo, pp. 312. VG in little chipped dj. The novel from which the movie starring Victor MacLaglen was made.
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The Informer

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1929
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Jonathan Cape, 1929. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1929. First Issued. 271 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Thumb-marking present. Light creasing to gutter. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Soft crushing to spine ends. Visible tanning to… Read more
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