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Irish folk lore

John O"Hanlon

Irish folk lore

traditions and superstitions of the country

by John O"Hanlon

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Published in Glasgow, Cameron & Ferguson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Ireland

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith humorous tales, by "Lageniensis".
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 312 p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20101836M

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