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The wit of the Irish.

Sean McCann

The wit of the Irish.

by Sean McCann

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Published by Aurora Publishers in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish wit and humor.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6178.I6 M28 1970b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4576385M
    ISBN 100876951159
    LC Control Number77129885
    OCLC/WorldCa448099

    Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet, and author of numerous short stories, and one novel. Known for his biting wit, and a plentitude of aphorisms, he became one of the most successful playwrights of the late Victorian era in London, and one of the greatest celebrities of his day/5(16). Big Little Book of Irish Wit & Wisdom (Hardcover) by Fergus Kelly Picked this up from the warm and fuzzy section of the library friends retail store. I thought it would be a good short book for my mum to read. Has many of the usual sayings split into sections that shows the complex nature of the irish culture/5.

    Included among the pearls of wit and wisdom are a selection of the famous ninth-century triads, beguiling riddles of traditional Irish life, prayers and blessings for all occasions, timeless proverbs, the best of Ireland's toasts, and a fascinating selection of the revered "Brehon" laws.2/5(1). Susan Kiernan-Lewis Wit's End (The Irish End Games Books ) Have enjoyed all eight of these books, they are very exciting and up to the minute with all the characters filling the spots that they are supposed to. Taking into account all the add-on characters who pop up and try to upset the main characters in this/5.

    Editor: The following book review, originally posted at the OB Rag on Ma – remains popular with readers, so we decided to repost it once again. This originally appeared in the March 8, issue of City Times “The Irish are the blacks of Europe,” says the band manager in “The Commitments,” the movie about his quest to put together a soul act in pale, white Dublin. Book of Irish Wit and Humour by O'Keeffe, Daniel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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