Signed to Nodlaig, by Máire Kennedy to the title page.
The Experience of Reading links books with people. The book explores how Irish people in the 18th and 19th century accessed and responded to books, newspapers and other print media. The history of reading provides insights into how values and attitudes were formed, nurtured , communicated and interpreted. These essys are aimed at social and cultural historians , and those with an interest in the history of the book in Ireland.
Based on a seminar held by the Economic and Social History of Ireland and the Rare books Group of the Library Association of Ireland, 1987
Unusually, comes with a michofiche sheet laid into an attached envelope inside the back cover, for additional reference.