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Irish proverbs

by Karen Bailey

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Published by Appletree Press in Belfast .
Written in


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Karen Bailey.
The Physical Object
Pagination60p. ;
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17355367M
ISBN 100862811546
OCLC/WorldCa13111553

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‘Seanfhocal’ is the Irish word for proverb, literally meaning ‘old word’. The following proverbs have been around for centuries. They were originally told in Gaelic but have since migrated into the English language too.

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