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Irish short stories

Seumas O"Kelly

Irish short stories

by Seumas O"Kelly

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Mercier Press in Cork .
Written in English


Edition Notes

In portfolio.

Statement[by] Seamus O"Kelly.
SeriesA Mercier paperback
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p.
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20101879M

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