Irish Dialects Past and Present with Chapters on Scottish and Manx

By: O' Rahilly, Thomas F.

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Book Condition: Good in Poor dust jacket


xiv, 300, [ii] pp. Indices, additions and corrections. In English with Irish. Bright blue buckram with bright gilt on the spine, minimal shelf wear. Interior has ink owner inscript with date, paper is creamy, very occasional light pencil underlining, otherwise clean and nice. Good copy. The book was first published in 1932, then reprinted in 1972, then again in 1976 (which this is). "O'Rahilly's work, remains the only attempt at a general study of major features in the Gaelic dialects against the background of earlier forms of the language...For the present book, which is mainly a photolithographic reprint of the 1st edition, no changes have been made in the body of the work, apart from the correction of some misprints and the incorporation in the text of a few emendations which O'Rahilly had added at the end of his book...There is, however, a major change in the indexes..."; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages

Title: Irish Dialects Past and Present with Chapters on Scottish and Manx

Author Name: O' Rahilly, Thomas F.

Categories: Languages - Gaelic, Language - Irish,

Edition: Third Printing

Publisher: Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: 1976

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Poor dust jacket

Seller ID: 9843

Keywords: Irish Language Scottish Manx Gaelic Ireland,