Illustrated Guide to Ireland

Illustrated Guide to Ireland

Book - 2003
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Discover the beauties of the Emerald Isle with the Reader's Digest Illustrated Guide to Ireland. Over 600 stunning full-colour photographs and illustrations accompany this fascinating guide, which examines Ireland region by region and explores the history and landscape of each area. From the dramatic coastline of Northern Antrim with the extraordinary basalt columns of the Giant's Causeway to the sweet wooded valleys and sparkling streams of Killarney, and from Ireland's prehistoric burial sites and ring forts, and its ruined castles and monasteries to its writers, pubs, festivals and legends, this book is sure to fire your imagination. The Illustrated Guide to Ireland features places of interest in each area, giving opening times and seasonal information where applicable as well as masses of background information on myths and legends, important figures associated with the area - such as James Joyce, one of the most famous of Dublin's sons - key historic events and much more. You'll also find details of walks, cruises, events, sports and suggestions of other places to visit. The book is divided into sections on the 8 main regions of Ireland, each including a detailed large-scale m
Publisher: London ; Montreal : Reader's Digest Association, [2003], c1992
Edition: Rev. and updated
ISBN: 9780276427305
Branch Call Number: 914.1504 Ill 2003
Characteristics: 352 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 23 x 26 cm


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
Aug 26, 2016

Good guidebook for Ireland that goes region by region.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at WPL

To Top