This volume on the Book in Ireland, originally published in France, brings together contributions by scholars in Irish studies from both countries and by Irish professionals in the field such as writer-publishers and curators. In three different sections, it explores the relation between Irish people and the printed word in various contexts, beginning with the emergence of private presses which, from the late 19th century onwards, and following the example of William Morriss Kelmscott Press in England, renewed a time ...

The Book in Ireland 2008, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne

ISBN-13: 9781443800143

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