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The encyclopaedia of Ireland

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Published by Gill & Macmillan in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Ireland -- Encyclopedias.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementBrian Lalor, general editor.
      GenreEncyclopedias.
      ContributionsLalor, Brian, 1941-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA906 .E52 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxv, 1218 p. :
      Number of Pages1218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3770142M
      ISBN 100717130002
      LC Control Number2003501626
      OCLC/WorldCa52531716

      Lilt of the Irish book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. "The Encyclopaedia of Music in Ireland (EMIR) is the first comprehensive attempt to chart Irish musical life across recorded history. It also documents Ireland's musical relations with the world at large, notably in Britain, continental Europe and North America, and it seeks to identify the agencies through which music has become an enduring expression of Irish political, social, religious and cultural life.

      Irish literature, the body of written works produced by the Irish. This article discusses Irish literature written in English from about ; its history is closely linked with that of English literature. Irish-language literature is treated separately under Celtic literature. After the. Encyclopaedia of Heraldry or general Armory of England, Scotland and Ireland, comprising a registry of all armorial bearings from the earliest to the present time, including the late grants by the college of arms: By John and John Bernard Burke.

      The lore of Ireland: an encyclopaedia of myth, legend and romance User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Irish myth, legend, and romance simply cannot be encyclopedized in a single volume, even one that is well over pages long. The book also places a special emphasis on the contributions of the Irish Diaspora, such as Irish Americans, to the rich cultural heritage of the country. Containing more than historical photographs, several spectacular color-photography sections, and numerous maps and tables, the Encyclopedia of Ireland is a reference work without parallel.


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