London, Secker and Warburg. 1954., 1954. First Edition, small 8vo. Publisher's maroon cloth with titles in silver to the spine, very good _ with a little mottling to the boards and neat small owner name to the ffep.Dustjacket is intact; but has some moderate wear with a few closed tears and general wear and creasing. Spine is quite sunned.
Contains 4 photographs, including frontispiece, plus a drawing of the author by Sean O'Sullivan, to the rear of the dust jacket. The story of Christy Brown, born with cerebral palsy into a poor Irish family, who devoted himself to literature, writing and painting. His autobiography, like all his creations, was produced with the toe of his left foot, in this case using a typewrite