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An Irish Literature Reader

Poetry, Prose, Drama (Irish Studies)

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Published by Syracuse University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Ireland,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • English literature,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Irish authors,
  • Irish literature,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMaureen O"Rourke Murphy (Editor), James MacKillop (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages555
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9387114M
    ISBN 100815630468
    ISBN 109780815630463

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