Dobson Books Ltd, 1956, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, First
"In this book Sam Hanna Bell talks about customs that he has 'at some time enjoyed with his neighbours' for the traditions described here are still alive in Ulster, the most colourful & historic province in Ireland. There are chapters on Folk Song & the Dance; a description of a night spent on a not-so-bare mountain with 'stillers'; some reflections on the 'thundering Labeg'; & a story or two about that most popular of Irish customs, to crack by the Hearth.'" Size: 180mm - 250mm. 144 pages. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket has some shelf wear as well as chips and tears to extremities as well as some rubbing to corners. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Previous owner's inscription, lavish, in ink. Edges have a few marks. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; Ireland; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 13657.