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Title The concise Oxford companion to Irish literature / edited by Robert Welch
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 392 pages)
Series Oxford paperback reference
Oxford paperback reference.
Summary Covers sixteen centuries of the literature and literary culture of Ireland. Provides information on Irish writers and their works, literary movements, seminal works, genres, topics, folklore, and historical, religious, and cultural events. Contains entries on topics from the ogam alphabet in the 4th century to contemporary writers such as Roddy Doyle and Seamus Heaney
Notes Abridgement of: The Oxford companion to Irish literature. 1996
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages xx-xxi)
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Subject Authors, Irish -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
English literature -- Irish authors -- Dictionaries.
Irish literature -- Dictionaries.
Ireland -- In literature -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Biography
Form Electronic book
Author Welch, Robert, 1947-2013.
Oxford University Press.
ISBN 0191727105 (electronic book)
0192800809 (print)
9780191727108 (electronic book)
9780192800800 (print)
Other Titles Concise companion to Irish literature
Oxford concise companion to Irish literature
OTHER TI Oxford companion to Irish literature