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Literature and the changing Ireland

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Published by Colin Smythe, Barnes & Noble Books in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Ireland in literature -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Literature and society -- Ireland -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Peter Connolly.
    SeriesIrish literature studies -- 9
    ContributionsConnolly, Peter, 1927-1987.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR8705
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21348977M
    ISBN 100389202347

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