Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 336. Signed by author on title page. Black boards with green spine text. Spine tilt and creasing to jacket. "Real-life Irish patriot and American hero Thomas Francis Meagher (1823-1867) is the subject of this fine fictional autobiography.... Wheeler brings his protagonist to vivid life, telling Meagher's remarkable and tragic story so clearly and convincingly that the blending of fact and fiction is almost seamless" (Publisher's Weekly). Dust jacket present. First Edition.