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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Edgeworth, Maria, 1767-1849.
Essay on Irish bulls.
Dublin : University College Dublin Press, 2006
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Maria Edgeworth; Jane Desmarais; Marilyn Butler
|Notes:||Originally published : London : J. Johnson, 1802.|
|Description:||152 p. ; 19 cm.|
|Contents:||Introduction by Jane Desmarais; I Originality of Irish Bulls Examined; II Irish Newspapers; III The Criminal Law of Bulls and Blunders; IV Little Dominick; V The Bliss of Ignorance; VI 'Thoughts that Breathe and Words that Burn'; VII Practical Bulls; VIII The Dublin Shoeblack; IX The Hibernian Mendicant; X Irish Wit and Eloquence; XI The Brogue; XII Bath Coach Conversation; XIII Bath Coach Conversation; XIV The Irish Incognito; Conclusion; Notes.|
|Series Title:||Classics of Irish history.|
|Responsibility:||Maria Edgeworth ; with an introduction by Jane Desmarais ; edited by Jane Desmarais and Marilyn Butler.|
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