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The pleasant land of Ireland

Kevin Danaher

The pleasant land of Ireland

by Kevin Danaher

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Published by Mercier Press in Cork .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel,
  • Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe Hearth and stool and all (Television program)
    SeriesMercier original paperbacks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA978 D3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87p.
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26566039M

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The pleasant land of Ireland by Kevin Danaher Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Danaher, Kevin. Pleasant land of Ireland. Cork: Mercier Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Rinne sé sraith teilifíse iThe Hearth and Stool and All, agus scríobh leabhair a thaitin leis an bpobal: Ireland Long Ago, ; Gentle Places and Simple Things, ; Irish Country People, ; Folktales of the Irish Countryside, ; The Pleasant Land of Ireland, (arb é atá ann téacs na gclár teilifíse The Hearth and Stool and All); The Year in Ireland, ; Ireland.

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