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Modern Irish fiction

Benedict Kiely

Modern Irish fiction

a critique

by Benedict Kiely

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Published by Golden Eagle Books in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Benedict Kiely.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv,179p. ;
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17159660M

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