Irish author in Gulfport for St. Paddy's Day
Joseph A. Greenleaf, of Gulfport and Co Donegal, Ireland, will sign copies of Donegal Fairy Stories at noon at the Irish Coast Pub, 1712 15th St., Gulfport on St. Patrick's Day, March 17. Published in Ireland, his book is a collection of 10 stories originally translated from the Irish language by Seumas McManus in the late 1800s and first published in 1900.
Greenleaf has edited the original, bringing the language and word usage up-to-date. The original line drawings were digitally enhanced for the new edition, published by Swordpoint Intercontinental, Ltd., of Maline Head, Co Donegal, Ireland.