Éamonn Mac Thomáis reflects on the description written by a visitor to Dublin of a stay at The Shelbourne Hotel.

Éamonn Mac Thomáis reads from W.M. Thackeray's account of staying at The Shelbourne Hotel on St. Stephen's Green in Dublin which he wrote for the 'Irish Sketchbook'.

'Dublin - A Personal View' was made for RTÉ by David Shaw-Smith, who also made the 'Hands' series.

This episode of 'Dublin - A Personal View' was first broadcast on 12 June 1979. The presenter is Éamonn Mac Thomáis

Shelbourne Hotel