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Modern and post war British and Irish art

Modern and post war British and Irish art

day of sale Wednesday 22nd June, 1994.

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Published by Sotheby"s in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL20315687M

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The Oxford Handbook of British and Irish War Poetry Edited by Tim Kendall Oxford Handbooks. An indespensible reference for the study of both war poetry and modern poetry more generally; Covers a large number of the twentieth century's most important poets, from Thomas Hardy and Rudyard Kipling to Seamus Heaney and Paul Muldoon.   When America Despised the Irish: The 19th Century’s Refugee Crisis More than years ago, it was the Irish who were refugees forced into exile by a humanitarian and political disaster.

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