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Product Description: This anthology demonstrates that verse translation from the Irish represents, in its own right, a significant part of the tradition of Irish poetry written in English. Rather than offering the usual view of verse translation as a means of preserving and providing access to poetry written in Irish, this anthology foregrounds the aesthetic and cultural value of verse translation as poetry...read more

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9781859184387 | Cork Univ Pr, December 30, 2009, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This anthology demonstrates that verse translation from the Irish represents, in its own right, a significant part of the tradition of Irish poetry written in English.

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Product Description: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process...read more

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9780804607896 | Associated Faculty Pr Inc, June 1, 1970, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

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Product Description: A 21st century Book of Kells that brings together the work of more than 150 poets, visual artists, and calligraphers. Scotland and Ireland share a mythology, a rich music tradition, languages and some history. Irish Gaels, known as Scoti, invaded Scotland in the 5th century and gave it their name...read more
By Theo Dorgan (editor)

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9781847171139 | O''Brien Pr, August 15, 2008, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: A 21st century Book of Kells that brings together the work of more than 150 poets, visual artists, and calligraphers.

A collection specific to the Irish experience. It contains old and modern - poetry, prayers, songs, phrases, blessings to express your heartfelt grief, and to bring solace and healing. This work is for times of sorrow and remembrance, or to be read at funerals.

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9780862789268 | O''Brien Pr, November 15, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection specific to the Irish experience.

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Product Description: Gather round me, all ye ladies fair,And ye gentlemen of renown;Listen, listen, and to me repair,Whilst I sing of beauteous Dublin town.The Irish have long been associated with great writing generally and with poetry specifically. The love of language pervades this strong culture, and the Irish people have long shared poetry with each other, whether in the street, in the home, or in the pub...read more
By Christopher Cahill (editor)

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9780807068700 | Beacon Pr, February 15, 2004, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The Irish have long been associated with great writing generally, and poetry specifically.

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9780807068731, titled "Gather Round Me: The Best Of Irish Popular Poetry" | Beacon Pr, February 12, 2005, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Gather round me, all ye ladies fair,And ye gentlemen of renown;Listen, listen, and to me repair,Whilst I sing of beauteous Dublin town.

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Product Description: Seamas O Scannlain has brought together the work of three Blasket Island poets spanning a period of three hundred and fifty years. He has translated their work from the original Irish into English and the poems are presented here in both languages...read more

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9781856354165 | Mercier Pr Ltd, December 15, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Seamas O Scannlain has brought together the work of three Blasket Island poets spanning a period of three hundred and fifty years.

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Product Description: Leabhar M?r na G?idhlig/The Great Book of Gaelic brings together more than 150 poets, visual artists, calligraphers and typographers from Ireland and Scotland. New poetry and visual artwork has been commissioned to form the 'Great Book' - a single bound volume, which will be a major contemporary artwork in the form of visual anthology...read more

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9781841952499 | Canongate Books Ltd, April 21, 2003, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Leabhar M?

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9781841952505 | Canongate Books Ltd, April 21, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: 'The Great Book of Gaelic' and 'The Great Book of Ireland' bring together more than 150 poets, visual artists, calligraphers and typographers from Ireland and Scotland.

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Product Description: Celebrated for their unique poetic sensibility and wondrous way with words, the Irish have produced a rich heritage of great poetry. This volume attests to the Irish love of language, spanning fourteen centuries of literary history and featuring works by more than 60 of the Emerald Isle's most distinguished poets...read more
By Robert Blaisdell (editor)

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9780486419145 | Dover Pubns, December 19, 2001, cover price $4.00 | About this edition: Celebrated for their unique poetic sensibility and wondrous way with words, the Irish have produced a rich heritage of great poetry.

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Product Description: In this delightful anthology, Thomas Kinsella, a renowned poet and translator, offers new translations of a significant selection of poems from the early centuries to the present day, thus revealing some of the greatest riches of Irish verse...read more
By Thomas Kinsella (editor)

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9780192118684 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 18, 1986, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A new collection of Irish verse treats the tradition as a unified whole, ranging from the pre-Christian era to the 1980s, and includes new translations of important poems originally written in Irish

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9780192801920 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 25, 2001, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A new collection of Irish verse treats the tradition as a unified whole, ranging from the pre-Christian era to the 1980s, and includes new translations of important poems originally written in Irish.
9789990020830 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $0.02
9780192826435 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 1, 1989, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A new collection of Irish verse treats the tradition as a unified whole, ranging from the pre-Christian era to the 1980s, and includes new translations of important poems originally written in Irish

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9781435296244 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 5, 2008), cover price $28.99 | About this edition: In this delightful anthology, Thomas Kinsella, a renowned poet and translator, offers new translations of a significant selection of poems from the early centuries to the present day, thus revealing some of the greatest riches of Irish verse.

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Product Description: Crossing easily the borders between the mythic and the everyday, writing familiarly of the gods of classical times or ancient Ireland and the household gods of our own age, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill reminds us that the power of myth lies in local and personal resurrections, such as the imaginary opening of her own great-grandmother’s tomb, but also, more sinisterly, as modern-day reenactments of Queen Medbh’s bloody cattle raids in sectarian reprisals...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780916390938 | Wake Forest Univ Pr, July 1, 2000, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Crossing easily the borders between the mythic and the everyday, writing familiarly of the gods of classical times or ancient Ireland and the household gods of our own age, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill reminds us that the power of myth lies in local and personal resurrections, such as the imaginary opening of her own great-grandmother’s tomb, but also, more sinisterly, as modern-day reenactments of Queen Medbh’s bloody cattle raids in sectarian reprisals.

Product Description: Crossing easily the borders between the mythic and the everyday, writing familiarly of the gods of classical times or ancient Ireland and the household gods of our own age, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill reminds us that the power of myth lies in local and personal resurrections, such as the imaginary opening of her own great-grandmother’s tomb, but also, more sinisterly, as modern-day reenactments of Queen Medbh’s bloody cattle raids in sectarian reprisals...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780916390945 | Wake Forest Univ Pr, July 1, 2000, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Crossing easily the borders between the mythic and the everyday, writing familiarly of the gods of classical times or ancient Ireland and the household gods of our own age, Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill reminds us that the power of myth lies in local and personal resurrections, such as the imaginary opening of her own great-grandmother’s tomb, but also, more sinisterly, as modern-day reenactments of Queen Medbh’s bloody cattle raids in sectarian reprisals.

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Product Description: A collection of translations that seeks to capture all the spontaneity, candour, freshness and emotional fullness of Irish poetry. It includes translations of The Old Woman of Bease, Kate of Gornavilla and A Cry for Art O'Leary.

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9781856353861 | Revised edition (Mercier Pr Ltd, December 15, 2002), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A collection of translations that seeks to capture all the spontaneity, candour, freshness and emotional fullness of Irish poetry.
9780853428886 | Irish Amer Book Co, January 1, 1990, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A collection of translations that seeks to capture all the spontaneity, candour, freshness and emotional fullness of Irish poetry.

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Product Description: You can find almost anything in it. We very much doubt anyone is going to produce better anthology of Irish poetry than this one.―The New York Times
By Kathleen Hoagland (editor)

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9780517342954 | Outlet, September 1, 1981, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A survey of Irish poetry includes works from the seventh century to poems by Joyce, Yeats, and Moore

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9781566490108, titled "1000 Years of Irish Poetry: The Gaelic and Anglo Irish Poets from Pagan Times to the Present" | Welcome Rain, November 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: You can find almost anything in it.

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Product Description: First published in 1931, it includes Flower's own work as well as translations of medieval Irish poetry.

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9781874675327 | Lilliput Pr Ltd, May 1, 1999, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: First published in 1931, it includes Flower's own work as well as translations of medieval Irish poetry.

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Product Description: A host of Irish bards sing the glories of Celtic history, heroes, spirit, and landscape. This sumptuous mixture of verse and original artwork goes back through the Mists of Time to present mythological characters like Amairgin and Cuchulainn, and then enters Sacred Spaces to paint a portrait of nature's beauty and harshness, including "The Meeting of the Waters" (Thomas Moore)...read more
By Chris Down (editor)

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9780713727418 | Blandford Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A host of Irish bards sing the glories of Celtic history, heroes, spirit, and landscape.

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The dynamic culture and history of Ireland is portrayed in a dramatic collection of poetry that spans the decades and recreates the great traditions of Irish poetry, including such early poets as W. B. Yeats, Padraic Colum, and J. M. Synge, as well as present-day talents Seamus Heaney and Michael Hartnett. Reprint. IP.
By John Montague (editor)

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9780025856301 | Macmillan Pub Co, February 1, 1977, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Works by Ireland's finest, from the sixth-century bards, through Swift and Goldsmith, to Yeats, Graves, Beckett, and today's young poets, provide a full survey of Irish poetry

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9780884861928 | Bristol Park Books, February 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Works by Ireland's finest, from the sixth-century bards, through Swift and Goldsmith, to Yeats, Graves, Beckett, and today's young poets, provide a full survey of Irish poetry

Product Description: Barnes & Noble 1997
By Roy Benjamin (editor)

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9780760703151 | Barnes & Noble, May 1, 1997, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Barnes & Noble 1997

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Product Description: BILINGUAL EDITION. Poems I Wish I'd Written is Gabriel Fitzmaurice's selected and new translations from the Irish, Irish Gaelic. The poems are from the following anthologies. An Crann Faoi Bhlath, The Flowering Tree). Irish Poetry Now, Other Voices...read more

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9781900693141 | Clo Iar-Chonnachta, December 15, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: BILINGUAL EDITION.

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Product Description: This book is a work of painstaking scholarship intended for a non-specialist audience and written with consummate charm and skill. It should become required reading in all academic institutions where Irish Studies ... figure on the curriculum...read more

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9781859180440 | Cork Univ Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: This book is a work of painstaking scholarship intended for a non-specialist audience and written with consummate charm and skill.

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9781859180457 | Cork Univ Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: This book is a work of painstaking scholarship intended for a non-specialist audience and written with consummate charm and skill.

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Product Description: A major collection of 20th century Irish poetry representing 47 poets since Yeats.
By Patrick Crotty (editor)

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9780856405617 | Blackstaff Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A major collection of 20th century Irish poetry representing 47 poets since Yeats.

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9780863273797 | Irish Amer Book Co, March 1, 1994, cover price $16.95

Product Description: Brendan Kennelly has chosen poems that give him a thrill or a laugh, poems that sing clouds or sunlight into his heart, poems that he is glad to read again and again for a whole host of reasons.The collection begins with Patrick Kavanagh's 'Innocence' and ends with his 'Peace'...read more
By Brendan Kennelly (editor)

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9781856350402 | Irish Amer Book Co, January 1, 1994, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Brendan Kennelly has chosen poems that give him a thrill or a laugh, poems that sing clouds or sunlight into his heart, poems that he is glad to read again and again for a whole host of reasons.

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