a Seaport Town on Galway Bay
"This book is first rate and recommended to all,
even those who have never heard of Kinvara.
A unique selection of historical photographs and a splendid compilation of
locally sourced information. The photographs, spanning the period 1880 to
1960, reflect the lives of Kinvara's people before huge social and economic
changes produced different moulds, imported patterns, new shadows for the
same substance. This is a moving book."A selection of historical photographs evoking the atmosphere of an
era when horse drawn carts and sailing boats set the pace of daily life in
Kinvara. A record of a coastal community's social and economic traditions,
giving vivid insights into Kinvara's past as a lively port and market town.
1997, 120pp, 185 x 235mm, 94 b&w photographs
PB: Euro 12.99 (excl. postage)
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