The Claddagh Ring
Ireland's Cherished Symbol of Friendship, Loyalty & Love
by Malachy McCourt
Running Press, 2003, ISBN 076241555, paperback
Very Good Condition, a little edge and shelf wear, a little rubbing to edges and corners, no inscriptions, ex-library stickers on back end-papers (see photographs)
"The Claddagh Ring has become a daily source of spiritual sustenance worn by millions around the world, and its story is one in which history and myth intersect. Best-selling author Malachy McCourt takes the reader on a tour of legends, lore, and present-day status of the Claddagh Ring in our minds and lives. Drawing on his vast knowledge of Ireland and her history and culture, he provides an unforgettable account through charming anecdotes, folk tales, and modern tales from the history of the most profound symbol of friendship, loyalty, and love."