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6 edition of The rediscovery of Ireland"s past found in the catalog.

The rediscovery of Ireland"s past

the Celtic revival, 1830-1930

by Jeanne Sheehy

  • 278 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Art, Irish -- Celtic influences,
    • Nationalism and art -- Ireland,
    • Art, Irish -- 19th century,
    • Art, Irish -- 20th century,
    • Ireland -- Historiography

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Jeanne Sheehy ; photographs by George Mott.
      ContributionsMott, George.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6788 .S53
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4430763M
      ISBN 100500012210
      LC Control Number79063878

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