Abhráin grádh chúige Connacht or Love songs of Connacht :
(being the fourth chapter of the "Songs of Connacht") /
now for the first time collected, edited, and tranlated by Douglas Hyde.
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Baile-Ath-Cliath [i.e. Dublin] : London : Gill ; 1895.
T. Fisher Unwin,
Irish and English on opposite pages.
"The little work ... of which this is the fourth chapter--the preceding three having been printed in the now extinct Nation--was originally all written in Irish."
The songs were either taken down "from the lips of the Irish speaking peasantry ... or extracted from mss. ... made by different scribes this century.":--p. [v].
Presentation copy : 'Is tabhartas é seo ó Chomh-chumann Gaedhlig Éigseach ar Domhnall Ó Conchobhair mar mhion-chomhartha measa ar an obair go ndearnaidh sé ar feadh na bliadna chun Teangthadh na Tíre do leathanughadh a measg aos nóg Bhaile Átha Cliath. Bealtaine '98.'
Physical description: viii, 158 pages ; 19 cm