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A Journey to Ireland's Literary Revival
A Journey into Ireland's Literary Revival
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Robert gives an overview of the book:

This fascninating, revealing, and beautiful book examines the relationship between Irish writers and the towns and countryrsides that fueld their imaginations. Part history, part biography, and part travel guide, it takes the reader to Galway, the Aran Islands, Mayo, Sligo, Wicklow, and Dublin.
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This fascninating, revealing, and beautiful book examines the relationship between Irish writers and the towns and countryrsides that fueld their imaginations. Part history, part biography, and part travel guide, it takes the reader to Galway, the Aran Islands, Mayo, Sligo, Wicklow, and Dublin.

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This was a really fun book to write. Ireland is a magical place and when you stop to really appreciate the lyricism of the countryrside, it is even more magical. I hope you enjoy.

About Robert

A writer and photographer, Robert Todd Felton has written about Thoreau's Walden Pond, Yeats' Ireland, and Emerson's Boston.  He has also penned articles on hiking in the footsteps of Jack Kerouac, exploring Hunter S. Thompson's Las Vegas, and driving through Austria where...

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Published Reviews

Jun.05.2008

If you are a fan of any of the Transcendentalists, or even interested in the making of American thought and literature, then this is your book. Chances are that you will soon find yourself planning a trip...

Jul.21.2008

Once in a great while events, trends and people propel periods of remarkable enlightenment, firming up hope in our better natures. The Irish Literary Revival, one such episode (circa 1890 to 1920)...