Dublin’s Working Prams: A photographic Portrait of Dublin Street Traders. Book by Susan Weir.
The best-selling book – Dublin’s Working Prams: A Photographic Portrait of Dublin Street Traders – has over 100 pages of colour and black and white photographs and interviews with street traders. It contains photographs from the archives of landmark trading settings like Moore Street and O’Connell Street in Dublin from the 1950s onwards, as well as dozens of more modern images taken by the author.
It provides a lovely visual and nostalgic tour of Dublin city and some of its most colourful characters with their vintage prams full of fruit, chocolates, and flowers. In fact, these perambulating stalls provide all manner of goods – shamrock for St Patricks Day, hats for sporting occasions, Valentines cards, Easter eggs – goodies of all kinds!
The book traces the history of street trading history from Molly Malone to modern times, and was written, photographed, and printed in Ireland!
Christmas is coming. Why not buy someone a book that will take them on a trip down memory lane? This coffee-table book is an ideal gift for yourself, for the Dubliner in your life, or for those that are far away from home. Anyone who remembers the Dublin of yore, or who is interested in the social history of Ireland’s capital city, will love this book.
If wished, the book can be signed and dedicated to the recipient by the author to make a lovely personalised gift. Just add a note in the box provided when purchasing. There is one postage rate for multiple copies of the book. If more than one copy is ordered, the excess postage will be refunded.
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