well read: Brendan Behan's Island

Brendan Behan's Island: an Irish sketch-book - first published in 1962 and full of funny, vivid, irreverent but endearing anecdotes, songs, poems and stories in Behan's incomparable style. Paul Hogarth (a descendent of William Hogarth) provided the brilliant sketches that are such a great fit for the text
"You can take it or leave it, and that's the end of my story and all I am going to tell you and thanks for coming along."