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The Irish Game

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Full title: The Irish Game: ‘a true story of crime and art’

Creator / Author: Matthew Hart

Item Type / Page count: Book / 220p

When Published: 2004 with later editions

Publisher / Place of Publication: Chatto & Windus / London.

About: The book tells the story of the robbery, and subsequent recovery of old masters paintings from Russborough House, Blessington. The 1986 heist was the brainchild of Martin Cahill, aka ‘The General’.

ID number(s): 9780099474579 / 0701177551 / 0701177616 / 1846173078

WW Connection #1: The stolen paintings were taken from Russborough House, one of the architectural gems of West Wicklow

Extra #1: includes photographs and index.

Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.

Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.

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