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Simon Chadwick's
Early Gaelic Harp Emporium

Harpers Diamonds

ed. Peter Freshwater
Harper’s Diamonds
Secondhand paperback £16
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Published by Comunn na Clarsaich (the Clarsach Society), Edinburgh, 1991, for its 60th anniversary, this pleasant little book of 68 pages is a compilation of poetry connected to the harp. Illustrated with line drawings from various sources, from historical woodcuts to modern fantasy-style art, the poems range from translations of 18th century Gaelic poetry, traditional songs and ballads, to newly composed works for this collection. Stapled card paperback.