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They are merry and mournful, comic and poignant, dwelling on the everyday and the primordial...

So writes Edna O'Brien of the beautiful photographs in Irish Dreams. In this romantic voyage, Steven Rothfeld pairs his dreamy Polaroid transfer prints with eloquent passages by Thomas Cahill, Virginia Woolf, Eugene O'Neill, James Joyce and W. B. Yeats, to name but a few of the many writers featured here. Rolling hills in every shade of green, rugged coastlines, beautiful vistas, ancient monuments, village doorways, and red-headed children — north to south, this picturesque volume captures the many beautiful faces of the Emerald Isle.

About the Author

Steven Rothfeld is a photographer whose work has appeared in Travel and Leisure, Bon Appetit, and Gourmet. He lives in Napa Valley, California.

Edna O'Brien — an acclaimed novelist and short-story writer whose work appears frequently in the New Yorker — has been called "the most gifted woman now writing fiction in English" by Philip Roth. Born and raised in Ireland, she lives in London.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811819855
Introduction:
O'Brien, Edna
Author:
O'Brien, Edna
Author:
Rothfeld, Steven
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Ireland
Subject:
Europe - Ireland
Subject:
Pictorial works
Subject:
Travel - World/Great Britain
Subject:
Ireland -- Pictorial works
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Travel - World/Great Britain
Subject:
General Photography
Publication Date:
19980101
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Pages:
94
Dimensions:
1 x 1 x 1 in 1 lb
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Europe » Ireland » General
History and Social Science » World History » Ireland

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