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The Irish comic tradition.

Vivian Mercier

The Irish comic tradition.

by Vivian Mercier

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, Clarendon Press, 1962.

SeriesA Galaxy book
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 258
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17495219M

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Very interesting and covers a vast range of material from Gaelic and English-language Irish writing. The reason I've given it a low-ish rating is probably a reflection on my own lack of knowledge about Swift and Gaelic language materials, as much of the book /5.

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