Invitation to the Film. With foreword by Frank Launder. Pages, 203. Illustrated. Tralee: Kerryman, 1945. First Edition. Fair copy in d.j. "This book is not a theoretical study of the cinema but a book designed to interest the ordinary film-goer in the facts and realities behind his weekly entertainment. Its 8 section indicate the scope of its enquiry: 1. The cinema as it exits in Ireland. 2. The History of the European & American Film. 3. The Art & Craft of Film making. 4. The Documentary film. 5. The Sub-standard film. 6. The Film in education. 7. Film Appreciation and Films for Children. 8. Plan for a National Industry."