In Dark and Evil Days 1936 Francis Sheehy Skeffington ~ Historical Novel of County Wexford Ireland ~ James Joyce interest


Title: In Dark and Evil Days

Author: Francis Sheehy Skeffington

Description: Dark green pebbled cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Top corner of ffep and half-title page clipped. Bookseller rubber-stamp on ffep, else interior is clean and unmarked. Frontispiece portrait of author. pp. xxviii, 237.

Historical novel of Ireland by Francis Sheehy-Skeffington (1878-1916), an Irish writer, radical activist, and a friend and schoolmate of James Joyce at University College, Dublin. (The character McCann in Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and Stephen Hero, is based on Skeffington.) In Dark and Evil Days was written in 1907 and published posthumously. The setting is County Wexford in 1798.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: James Duffy & Co.
Place: Dublin
Year: 1936

Keywords: James Joyce, County Wexford, fiction, novel, Irish literature, Ireland,

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1 business day

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 3 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Legal imprint