The Irish in Popular Literature in the Early American Republic: Paddy Whacking (Studies in British and American Magazines Volume 3)

By: Murphy, Grahan J. & Pitcher, Edward W.R.

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394 pp. Index, register of magazines and extracts. A scholarly, amusing and fascinating look at the Irish in America before the great famine, which gives us a look at the Irish, but also at the American culture of the late 1700s and early 1800s and its attitudes. Includes glossary of Irish idioms and other Paddy Whacking words; bulls, boasts and blunders, stories and extracts and an index of authors, settings and subjects, and the register of sources. Black cloth with gilt is clean with minimal wear, top edge a little dusty, , some marks on the feps, otherwise clean and as new.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: The Irish in Popular Literature in the Early American Republic: Paddy Whacking (Studies in British and American Magazines Volume 3)

Author Name: Murphy, Grahan J. & Pitcher, Edward W.R.

Categories: Literature,Poetry,Drama,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Lewiston, NY, The Edwin Mellen Press: 2000

ISBN Number: 0773478388

ISBN Number 13: 9780773478381

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000850

Keywords: American Literature; Ireland; Irish Americans,