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Philosophy and passion

Foster, R. F.

Philosophy and passion

Yeats, Ireland & Europe

by Foster, R. F.

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Published by University College Cork, ESB International in Cork, [Dublin] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yeats, W. B. -- 1865-1939.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementR.F. Foster.
    SeriesThe University College Cork/ESB International annual W. B. Yeats lecture series -- no. 2, University College Cork/ESB International annual W. B. Yeats lecture series -- no. 2.
    ContributionsUniversity College, Cork., ESB International (Firm), University College, Cork. Library.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 26 p. ;
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18715175M


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