Thy Neighbour's Wife

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First edition (publ. Jonathan Cape) ThyNeighboursWife.jpg
First edition (publ. Jonathan Cape)

Thy Neighbour's Wife (1923) was the first novel by the Irish writer Liam O'Flaherty.

Liam OFlaherty Irish writer

Liam O'Flaherty was an Irish novelist and short story writer and a major figure in the Irish literary renaissance. He was a founding member of the Communist Party of Ireland. His brother Tom Maidhc O'Flaherty was also involved in radical politics and their father, Maidhc Ó Flaithearta, before them. A native Irish-speaker from the Gaeltacht, O'Flaherty wrote almost exclusively in English, except for a small number of short stories in the Irish language.