Author:O'CLEIRIGH, Nellie


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Valentia : A Different Irish Island

By: O'CLEIRIGH, Nellie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Portobello Press, Dublin, 1992, ISBN:0951924907:

Seller ID: 98060

O'CLEIRIGH, Nellie. Valentia : A Different Irish Island. (Dublin): Portobello Press, (1992). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-137,(15). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated white card covers with black titles to front and spine. A short history of Valentia Island, County Kerry, found just off of Ireland's southwest coast. Valentia was the eastern terminus for the first successful transatlantic telegraph cable to Newfoundland. Of nautical interest: 4. The Trans-Atlantic Cable (29-48); 7. Fishing (72-86). Also: 1. Introduction; 2. The Knights of Kerry; 3. The Land; 5. Landloards, Tenants an... View more info