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O'Flaherty, Liamlocked

  • John Cronin


O'Flaherty, Liam (1896–1984), novelist and short-story writer, was born on 28 August 1896 at Gort na gCapall on Inishmore, the largest of the Aran Islands, the second son of Michael O'Flaherty (b. 1846), farmer and fisherman, and Margaret Ganly (b. 1856?)...

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