THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY

It isn’t this time of year at all! An unpremeditated autobiography by Oliver St. John Gogarty.

New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1954. 8vo. 256 pp., including half-title. FIRST EDITION. Original tan cloth in dust-jacket, slightly worn at edges, chipped at head of spine, repaired at back. Item #12194

THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY. First edition of Gogarty’s autobiography, preceding the English printing, giving an account of his notable life and remarkable circle of friends. Gogarty got the title for his autobiography from a conversation about the terrible weather while riding on a train in Ireland. “I said, ‘It is most extraordinary weather for this time of year.’ He replied, ‘Ah, it isn’t this time of year at all!’” NCBEL, IV, 283.

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