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Vanishing Ireland

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This book is a celebration of Ireland—inspired by the stirring visual images of a prodigiously gifted photographer: Richard Fitzgerald had been recording scenic splendor and spirit of his homeland for many years, and when these photographs were brought together they formed a magnificent collection. It struck a deep chord in one of Ireland's finest novelists, Edna O'Brien, ...more
Hardcover, First American Edition, 136 pages
Published December 12th 1987 by Clarkson N. Potter, Inc.
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Ann Keller
Beautifully done. I especially liked several of the before and after photos, showing small cottages 15 years after the first photo was taken. Thatch roofs had been replaced with tin - or no roof at all. Some were now unoccupied.

There were so many faces etched onto the pages. Here was the face of a young girl, an old fisherman, a shepherd, a tinkerer and an old woman whose eyes have seen more than anyone should. Very good gift and perfect for coffee table, too.
Crystal
Rich photographs, stunning nature in motion. I love reading this book. We would love to see the land of Ire one day. Stunning!
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