Dun Emer Press
Thin Lizzy are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1969. Two of the founding members, drummer Brian Downey and bass guitarist and vocalist Phil Lynott, met while still in school. Lynott assumed the role of frontman and led them throughout their recording career of twelve studio albums. Thin Lizzy's most successful songs, "Whiskey in the Jar", "Jailbreak" and "The Boys Are Back in Town". Their sucess paved the way for Bono,U2 and The Boom Town Rats.
Similar in style to The Commitments.
Film director and screenwriter Gabriel Murray uncovered a series of extraordinary facts when he began writing his new screen play titled ‘Stoker’. Some of his research has uncovered lost cultural links between, Styria in Austria and Transylvania in Rumania.
Bram Stoker was born on 8 November 1847 at 15 Marino Crescent, Clontarf, on the northside of Dublin, Ireland. His parents were Abraham Stoker (1799–1876), from Dublin. The son of a civil servant, he was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and became a civil servant himself, spending ten tedious years in the Petty Sessions Office at Dublin castle. Bram Stoker married Florence Balcolmbe in 1878 and moved to London, where Stoker became acting-manager of Henry Irving's Lyceum Theatre, London. A post he held for twenty seven years. Stoker began writing novels beginning with The Snake's Pass in 1890 and Dracula in 1897.
A semi biographical travelogue of Mc Namee's early travels from Ireland, Spain to Morocco then on to Texas by ship.He continued his journey in a fruit lorry to Los Angeles. An extraordinary story of youthful courage in the face of many obstacles. The titled comes from the prayer recited to emigrants by the Catholic church in 1950s Ireland.
Pages; 150. Price Euros;15.
By John Mc Namee.
A collection of 128 drawings and water-colours of the artist work. NCAD is a graduate of NCAS where traditional figurative art was once taught. Holohan pro was John Kelly a pupiil of Sean Keating from the Orpen School.
128 Drgs. Introduction and Notes.
By David Holohan - Intro;Gabriel Murray.
Drawings & Watercolors.