Shop now Shop now Shop now  Up to 50% Off Fashion  Shop all Amazon Fashion Cloud Drive Photos Shop now Learn More Shop now Shop now Shop Fire Shop Kindle Listen in Prime Shop now Shop now

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars3
5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
3
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0

Your rating(Clear)Rate this item
Share your thoughts with other customers

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.

on 3 March 2005
Unfortunately, I was only given up to five stars to rate this book. However, it deserves at least 6 stars!!! It is possibly the most comprehensive collection ever of Irish culture, folklore , language and trivia. It is an essential addition to all bookshelves and will be enjoyed by everyone - not just the Irish. It is also a must for folklorists, linguists, historians and trivia fanatics. Anyone who appreciates this book is guaranteed to enjoy the following more concise companions : Bernard Share's "Slanguage",
Paddy Sammon's "Greenspeak", Thornton B. Edwards "Irish! A Dictionary of words beginning with the word'Irish'" and Byrne's "Dictionary of Irish Local History". All of these titles are available through Amazon.
0Comment|10 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 22 April 2015
EXCELLENT PRODUCT - WELL PLEASED
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 5 March 2013
I am delighted with this book.
It contains a huge selection of entries about Ireland,
from mythology to poetry to history to politics, etc.
Anyone interested in Ireland and Irish people will
love this book. I look at it every day ! .
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Sponsored Links

  (What is this?)