The little book of Mayo

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‘The Little Book of Mayo’ is a compendium of fascinating, obscure, strange and entertaining facts about County Mayo. Funny, fast-paced and fact-packed, here we find out about the most unusual crimes and punishments, eccentric inhabitants and strange traditions alongside details of its flora and fauna, sporting heritage and of course its literary traditions. A reliable reference book and a quirky guide, this can be dipped into time and time again to reveal something new about the people, the heritage and the secrets of this ancient country.

Weight0.27 kg
Dimensions19.8 × 12.9 × 1.7 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

144

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

941.73 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K

SKU: 9781845888923 Category:

Description

The Little Book of Mayo is a compendium of fascinating, obscure, strange and entertaining facts about County Mayo. Here you will find out about Mayo’s natural history, its myth and legend, its proud sporting heritage – particularly its long-running quest for Sam – and its famous (and occasionally infamous) men and women. Through quaint villages and bustling towns, this book takes the reader on a journey through County Mayo and its vibrant past. A reliable reference book and a quirky guide, this can be dipped into time and time again to reveal something new about the people, the heritage and the secrets of this ancient county.

Additional information

Weight0.27 kg
Dimensions19.8 × 12.9 × 1.7 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

144

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

941.73 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K