Anthony B. Finlay started out as a lecturer in English and
Latin, and later became the Principal of an Adult Community
College. Subsequently, he decided to devote himself to writing
and researching mainly historical/anthropological/religious
subjects, while keeping his other interests in a wide variety
of sports. His research degree is in the field of education
with special study in the community/societal area. He has
written books on weight-training and lifting; on demonology; a
biography of Vivien, Duchess of Leinster; poetry and articles
in a wide variety of publications. He is a member of several
sporting and scholarly associations.
He would welcome comment on these monographs.
BODYBUILDING: Crowood Press, 1996
VIVIEN, DUCHESS OF LEINSTER: Jak Books, 1997
DEMONS! THE DEVIL, POSSESSION AND EXORCISM: Cassel (Blandford),
Graystone - the Curtis Connection: epublisher (Ablibris).
Impressment - a form of Slavery: epublisher (Ablibris).
Many poems in the literary magazines, some of which have been
Many articles in popular magazines such as on health, second
careers, caring; educational articles in academic magazines; a
series of articles (on bodybuilding, weight training)
commissioned by one of the leading "physique" magazines.
A.B.Finlay`s work is published material as shown above. Other items, such as
studies of exorcism and white witchcraft appear now on
the web. Following these is a wide-ranging selection of
essays, short stories, articles, poems and plays,
illustrative of A,B.Finlay`s eclectic interest in most
literary forms, which may be of appeal to readers.