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Published by G. Routledge & sons, E.P. Dutton & co. in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcomp. and ed. by Alfred Perceval Graves and Guy Pertwee.
ContributionsPertwee, Ernest Guy.
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. ., ix-xxxii, 512 p.
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13539926M
OCLC/WorldCa3619420

Story-telling and Recitation. The tales were brought into direct touch with the people, not by reading—for there were few books outside libraries, and few people were able to read them—but by recitation: and the Irish of all classes, like the Greeks, were excessively fond of hearing tales and poetry recited. book-specific Website, use the following information: Username: awlbook Password: adopt. CONTENTS General Editor’s Preface xi Sample Syllabi xix The Middle Ages Before the Norman Conquest Beowulf 1 The Táin bó Cuailnge 3 Early Irish Verse 8 Judith 9 The Dream of the Rood 11 PERSPECTIVES: ETHNICANDRELIGIOUSENCOUNTERS 12 Taliesin 16 The.   THIS book is not so much a history of the Irish Revolution and Troubles of as a look at the history of Ireland during the period. The focus is . Subject: RE: Req: Irish Comic Poem (for recitation) From: John MacKenzie Date: 18 Dec 04 - PM Twas an ancient ould Irish French letter About so long and 6 inches wide Had a little gold tag on the end sir With his name and his stud fee inscibed.


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Reciter's treasury of Irish verse and prose. London: G. Routledge & Sons, [?] (Edinburgh: Edinburgh Press) (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Perceval Graves; Ernest Guy Pertwee.

Full text of "The reciter's treasury of Irish verse and prose" See other formats. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN: Seller Inventory # Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t9g49th9d Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library This anthology contains Irish verse ranging from the 6th century to contemporary poets.

Arranged chronologically, the poems take the reader on a journey through Irish history and Irish sensibilities. There is great contrast and variety contained in this collection, work from and for every mood and interest/5. [Pertwee is described in this book as “Professor of Elouction, City of London School”.] Available at the Internet Archive.

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