Language, culture and the nation ; The cultivation of Irish
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Published by Henry, distributed by Comhdháil Náisiúnta na Gaeilge in [s.l.], Baile, Átha Cliath .
Written in English



  • Ireland.


  • Irish language -- Revival.,
  • Language policy -- Ireland.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesCultivation of Irish.
Statementby P. L. Henry.
LC ClassificationsPB1205 .H4
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4608494M
LC Control Number77371950

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