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The Resource Dublin pub life and lore: an oral history

Dublin pub life and lore: an oral history

Label
Dublin pub life and lore: an oral history
Title
Dublin pub life and lore: an oral history
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kearns, Kevin Corrigan
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX950.59.I73
LC item number
K43 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)
  • Dublin (Ireland)
Label
Dublin pub life and lore: an oral history
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • History and evolution of Dublin public houses. Origins and uses of alcohol -- A city of taverns and alehouses -- Dublin's colourful [i.e. colorful] public houses -- Drinking customs of the social classes -- Disreputable drinking dens -- Proud and prosperous publicans -- Dublin temperance movement -- Government inquiry into intemperance and the role of public houses -- Oral history and pub lore -- Dublin pub culture and social life. The pub as a living social institution -- The publican's role and status -- Pub regulars and their local -- Porters, apprentices and barmen -- Pubs as IRA meeting places -- Women on the "holy ground" -- The pintman and his pint -- Pub customs and traditions -- Pub entertainment -- Singing pubs -- Literary pubs
  • Cont.): Notable pub characters -- Eccentric publicans and notorious pubs -- Underworld of shebeens, kips and speakeasies -- Famous barmen's strikes -- Transformation and desecration of venerable pubs -- Oral testimony of publicans and barmen -- Oral testimony of pub regulars and observers
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780717124497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Dublin pub life and lore: an oral history
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • History and evolution of Dublin public houses. Origins and uses of alcohol -- A city of taverns and alehouses -- Dublin's colourful [i.e. colorful] public houses -- Drinking customs of the social classes -- Disreputable drinking dens -- Proud and prosperous publicans -- Dublin temperance movement -- Government inquiry into intemperance and the role of public houses -- Oral history and pub lore -- Dublin pub culture and social life. The pub as a living social institution -- The publican's role and status -- Pub regulars and their local -- Porters, apprentices and barmen -- Pubs as IRA meeting places -- Women on the "holy ground" -- The pintman and his pint -- Pub customs and traditions -- Pub entertainment -- Singing pubs -- Literary pubs
  • Cont.): Notable pub characters -- Eccentric publicans and notorious pubs -- Underworld of shebeens, kips and speakeasies -- Famous barmen's strikes -- Transformation and desecration of venerable pubs -- Oral testimony of publicans and barmen -- Oral testimony of pub regulars and observers
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780717124497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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