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Third book from E.C. Yeats' Dun Emer Press  

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The Love Songs of Connacht Being the Fourth Chapter of the Songs of Connacht

Hyde, Douglas, translator


Dun Emer Press



[8], 127, [1] pp. Translated by Douglas Hyde with a preface by W.B. Yeats. (8vo) period half-vellum with marbled paper-covered boards, lettered in gilt on spine, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. One of 300 copies. First Edition.

A collection of Gaelic poetry translated by the President of the Gaelic League. The third book of the Dun Emer Press, under the direction of Elizabeth Corbet Yeats, the operation that would later be renamed the Cuala Press. 

Lot Amendments

Vellum slightly soiled; minor offsetting to front free endpaper, minor toning, else fine.

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