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Irish Writers on writing

Irish Writers on writing

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Published by Trinity University Press in San Antonio, TX .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Eavan Boland.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 325 p. ;
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22753896M
ISBN 109781595340320

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