Visions & Beliefs in the West of Ireland

Visions & Beliefs in the West of Ireland

by Lady Isabella Augusta Gregory
     
 

This material collected over a period of more than twenty years proved to be a valuable source not only for Gregory's own plays but also for Yeats' work. A classic, it presents many aspects of the supernatural seers, healers, charms, banshees, forths, the evil eye and contains a treasure trove of Irish folk-beliefs from the late nineteenth and early twentieth… See more details below

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This material collected over a period of more than twenty years proved to be a valuable source not only for Gregory's own plays but also for Yeats' work. A classic, it presents many aspects of the supernatural seers, healers, charms, banshees, forths, the evil eye and contains a treasure trove of Irish folk-beliefs from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780900675256
Publisher:
Smythe, Colin Limited
Publication date:
12/31/1970
Series:
Coole Edition of Lady Gregory's Works Series
Edition description:
2nd ed.;
Pages:
365
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.75(h) x (d)

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