Dublinalia

November 5, 2013 | 1 book mentioned

It’s common for descriptions of James Joyce’s Dubliners to label its stories portraits of Irish life. If you’d like to look at actual portraits of Irish life in 1904, however, you could do a lot worse than this series of old photos of Dublin, available online courtesy of the Google Cultural Institute.

is a staff writer for The Millions. He lives in New York.

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