The Gutter Bookshop

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Noel Mc Guinness speaks to BOB JOHNSTON from the gutter bookshop in cows lane in Temple bar. BOB talks about the Easter trail which is taking place  in the area & lots more as well  including the design market which sell local Irish craft & their outdoor bookshop & lots more. The gutter bookshop was set up five years ago & the name came from an Oscar Wilde quote ” Were all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars”. It’s going really well & they sell every type of book including a big section of children’s books.

Duration: 12'00" DATE: April 3, 2015
Interviewer:Noel Mc Guinness
Producer:Zandra Ball
Interviewee:Bob Johnston
Themes:Irish Life & Culture
Keywords:The Gutter Bookshop, Temple Bar, The Name Of The Shop From An Oscar Wilde Quote, Easter Egg Hunt,
LocationTemple Bar, Dublin Time Period:2015
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
Identifier:NEARFM_20150403_NST_001
Rights:Creative Commons License
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