By James MacKillop

In a quantity that has develop into a regular textual content in Irish reviews, editors Maureen O'Rourke Murphy and James MacKillop survey 13 centuries of Irish literature, together with previous Irish epic and lyric poetry, Irish folksongs and a range of nineteenth-century prose and poetry. for every writer the editors offer a biographical comic strip, a quick dialogue of ways his or her decisions relate to a bigger physique of labor, and a particular bibliography. furthermore, this new quantity additionally incorporates a higher sampling of girls writers.

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