The Folio Society

I have just read a book sent to me from that excellent organization The Folio Society.  These people realize that well written, informative, quality bound books, full of new artwork, are of great pleasure to the owner, giving tangible and olfactory pleasures before the pleasant task of reading commences.  Such […]

The Horror of War

Today I want to praise a couple of heroes, one famous, the other not.  The latter was Eddie Lenihan, who came to Manchester as a i6 yearold with his brother, Michael, in about 1896.  They were two sons of a family of 21 children from Ballyduff, not far from Lismore, […]