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Irish nocturnes

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Published by Davies Group in Aurora, CO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland),
  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Arthur, C. J. 1955- -- Homes and haunts.,
    • Natural history -- Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland),
    • Natural history -- Ireland.,
    • Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland) -- Description and travel.,
    • Ireland -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Chris Arthur.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.U46 A73 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 243 p. :
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL39880M
      ISBN 101888570490
      LC Control Number99029840


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Arthur, C.J. (Christopher John), Irish nocturnes. Aurora, CO: Davies Group, © (OCoLC) Title: Irish Nocturnes: Essays on Ireland, Volume I Author: Chris Arthur A PenMark Press Book s oft cover pp. USD ISBN December In this illustrated collection of eighteen essays the award winning poet and essayist, Chris Arthur, blends the intensely personal with the abstractly philosophical.

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