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Inventing Ireland

by Declan Kiberd

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Published by Jonathan Cape in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism,
  • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Irish literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • National characteristics, Irish, in literature,
  • Nationalism -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century,
  • Nationalism in literature,
  • Ireland -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 655-699) and index.

    StatementDeclan Kiberd.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 719 p. ;
    Number of Pages719
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18667891M
    ISBN 100224041975
    OCLC/WorldCa33945768

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