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    DescriptionIn 1895 the thirty-year-old W.B. Yeats, already established as one of Ireland's leading poets and folklorists, published this outstanding collection of Irish verse as part of his campaign to establish a tradition of Irish poetry fit for the dawn of a new age in Ireland's history. This Routledge Classics edition, complete with a specially commissioned introduction by acclaimed writer and critic John Banville, is essential reading for all who appreciate good literature.


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    Title
    A Book of Irish Verse
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by W. B. Yeats, Introduction by John Banville
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 17 mm
    Weight: 242 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415289832
    ISBN 10: 0415289831
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.1
    BIC E4L: LIT
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    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
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    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC subject category V2: DCQ
    BISAC V2.8: POE005020
    Ingram Subject Code: PO
    Libri: I-PO
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 15
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    LC subject heading:
    B&T General Subject: 640
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 90
    DC21: 821.00809415
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    DC22: 821.008/09417, 821.00809417
    LC classification: PR8851 .B6 2002
    Thema V1.0: DCQ
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    01 November 2002
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    William Butler Yeats (1865-1939). One of the great poets of the modern age. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Poetry in 1923.
    Review quote
    'Yeats was one of the few whose history is the history of their own time, who are a part of the consciousness of an age which cannot be understood without them.' - T.S. Eliot