By Julia M. Wright
- Covers an unheard of old diversity of Irish literature
- Arranged in volumes masking Irish literature from the medieval interval to 1900, and its improvement throughout the 20th century to the current day
- Presents a re-visioning of twentieth-century Irish literature and a suite of the main up to date scholarship within the box as a whole
- Includes a considerable variety of girls writers from the eighteenth century to the current day
- Includes essays on top modern authors, together with Brian Friel, Seamus Heaney, Eavan Boland, Roddy Doyle, and Emma Donoghue
- Introduces readers to the big variety of present ways to learning Irish literature
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