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Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

By Jo O'Donoghue and Sean McMahon

  • Hardback
  • £30.00

A vivid and affectionate celebration of the history, culture and mythology of Ireland

Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase and Fable is dedicated to the rich cultural heritage of the Emerald Isle. Its encyclopedic entries explore the island's history, literature, language, folklore and mythology, making for an eclectic mix of people, places, historical events, facts and phrases. From the Great Famine to the Celtic Tiger, Pygmalion to Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, this treasury of Irishness past and present will delight natives, expats and curious visitors alike.

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  • ISBN: 9780550105653
  • Publication date: 25 Sep 2009
  • Page count: 884
  • Imprint: Chambers
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