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A literary history of Ireland from earliest times to the present day

Douglas Hyde

A literary history of Ireland from earliest times to the present day

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Irish literature -- History and criticism.,
    • Civilization, Celtic, in literature.,
    • Language and culture -- Ireland.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Douglas Hyde ; new ed. with introd. by Brian Ó Cuív.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPB1306 .H8 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlii, 654 p. ;
      Number of Pages654
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4422186M
      ISBN 10031248741X
      LC Control Number79026628
      OCLC/WorldCa5777365

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