EARTH OUT OF EARTH. Dublin and Cork: The Talbot Press Limited, . Octavo, cloth. First edition. Collects twenty-three stories set in and around Cork, depicting "the thoughts and acts of the ordinary men and women of town and field. This book illustrates [the author's] powers of observation and imagination ..." - Brown and Clarke, Ireland in Fiction 2, #300. 1942 gift inscription in ink on front free endpaper. Cloth lightly rubbed at edges, a very good copy. (#118477).