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Fairy and folk tales of Ireland

William Butler Yeats

Fairy and folk tales of Ireland

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Published by C. Smythe in Gerrards Cross .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Ireland,
    • Fairy tales -- Ireland

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by W. B. Yeats, with a foreword by Kathleen Raine.
      ContributionsYeats, W. B. 1865-1939, ed., Yeats, W. B. 1865-1939, comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR147 .Y42 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 388 p.
      Number of Pages388
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5090088M
      ISBN 100900675594, 0900675705
      LC Control Number74161544


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