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Irish travel writing

a bibliography

by John McVeagh

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Published by Wolfhound Press in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Travelers -- Ireland -- History -- Bibliography.,
    • Travel writing -- Bibliography.,
    • Ireland -- Description and travel -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJohn McVeagh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2041 .M37 1996, DA969 .M37 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. ;
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL627323M
      ISBN 100863275036
      LC Control Number96227760

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The author's extensive research covers all aspects of Irish travel over the last eight centuries; entries range from simple descriptions of journeys through Irish towns and countryside, written for the information of others, through private writings such as Mary Granville's seventeenth century account of a trip Author: John McVeagh.

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JM Synge and Travel Writing of the Irish Revival by Giulia Bruna Browser review JM Synge: Giulia Bruna presents the leading light of the Irish literary revival as a self-aware social commentator. Dervla Murphy’s first book, Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle, was published in Over 20 other titles have followed.

Dervla has won worldwide praise for her writing and has been described as a ‘travel legend’ and ‘the first lady of Irish cycling’. Provinces of Ireland. Written by. Bernd Biege. Bernd is a travel writer from Germany who has lived in Ireland since the late s and written several German-language tourism guides to the country.

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Nadia’s travel and beauty writing has been published in many Irish national newspapers and magazine and it’s not hard to see why. Genre/Form: Bibliography History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: McVeagh, John. Irish travel writing.

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