Mixing fact and fiction the book provides a lively engaging picture of the daily life and special occurrences which helped shape county Clare and its people:

  • An Admiral sails for the navy in Spain,
  • A miner from Quin finds fortune and fame,
  • A man sells his pony in Tír na nÓg,
  • A poetry-smitten widow, an executioner rogue.
  • An Iceman in Ennis, West Clare in the dock,
  • The nun who hid guns under her frock,
  • Ghosts at Hag's Head and witchcraft in Feakle,The O'Briens, MacNamaras - and ordinary people.

If you're searching for Dev, or the Warrior Carty,The scandalous daughter of the Widow Mullarkey,For hurling or racing or after-hours beer,If you're looking for Clare, search no more, its here!

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ISBN/EAN 9781900545112
Author Kieran Sheedy
Publisher Clasp Press
Publication date 1 Oct 2000
Format Hardback
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The Clare Anthology (Hardback)

Kieran Sheedy
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This is a selection of prose and verse written by visitors and natives of County Clare.

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