The Wonderful Evan Bates Lady Gregory Evan Bates Receive PDB Great Irish Short Stories

Rate Stars: 3.45 of 5 stars Book Published: January 10th 2005 by Dover Publications
Great Irish Short Stories
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Author/Writer: Ebook Tags: Short Stories
Format: ePub, DJVU, MOBI, iBook, DOC, TXT, PDF, RTF, FB2 Book Info: Paperback, 240 pages
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Original Book Title: Great Irish Short Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)

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This collection of thirteen captivating tales by Irish authors illustrates both traditional and modern approaches to the Celtic art of storytelling. Spanning two centuries, it features stories by Maria Edgeworth and William Carleton from the beginning of Irish prose fiction in English, retellings of traditional tales by Lady Gregory and Standish O'Grady from the great age This collection of thirteen captivating tales by Irish authors illustrates both traditional and modern approaches to the Celtic art of storytelling. Spanning two centuries, it features stories by Maria Edgeworth and William Carleton from the beginning of Irish prose fiction in English, retellings of traditional tales by Lady Gregory and Standish O'Grady from the great age of the Irish Literary Revival, and contributions from many of the 20th century's most significant writers, including William Butler Yeats, James Stephens, James Joyce, Seumas O'Kelly, and Liam O'Flaherty.

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