The 1950s: Ireland in Pictures - Ireland in Pictures (Paperback)
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The 1950s: Ireland in Pictures - Ireland in Pictures (Paperback)

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Paperback 160 Pages / Published: 12/11/2012
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Ireland's premier photographers, The Lensmen, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1950s in their stunning and thought provoking images.

A beautiful and evocative collection of photographs, capturing a simpler decade in our country's history. Customs, fashions, sporting events, family life and working lives, high days and holy days.

An enchanting look at the Ireland of yesteryear.

Publisher: O'Brien Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781847173195
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 510 g
Dimensions: 200 x 200 x 12 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

splendid compilation ... highly recommended ... a real page-turner

-- Ireland's Own

'evocative'

-- Ballincollig News

'a welcome stocking filler for older relatives and friends'

-- Irish Farmers Monthly

'a comforting stroll down memory lane'

-- Irish Farmers Monthly

'a gem on every page in this terrific book'

-- Ireland's Own

'a great piece of work'

-- Ireland's Own

'stunning and thought-provoking images'

-- Ireland's Own

'one of the best picture books to appear this year'

-- Irish Independent

'a beguiling collection of monochrome photographs from a very different Ireland'

-- Books Ireland

'fascinating'

-- Donegal Democrat

'thought-provoking'

-- Donegal Democrat

'stunning'

-- Donegal Democrat

'superb'

-- The Avondhu

'will bring hours of joy'

-- The Irish Field

'the perfect gift to give at any time, but especially at Christmas'

-- The Irish Field

'a celebration of a decade, and is all the more beautiful for being so'

-- The Irish Field

'a superb representation of life in Ireland'

-- The Irish Field

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