Title: Ireland: The Rough Guide

Photographer: Berenice Abbott
Author: Margaret Greenwwod and Hildi Hawkins
Publisher: Rough Guides (Penguin dist.)
Designer: React


Image Title: James Joyce 1928
Photo Genre: Color documentary
Book Genre: Travel Guide

Here is a version of Abbott's portrait of Joyce, drawn in chalk by an anonymous sidewalk artist and photographed by Homer Sykes. An interesting, contemporary way of portraying an Ireland aware of it's own history. And not a hint of green in the cover...

Click 'Point of Interest' at right to see Abbott's original image.

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