An Dara Leabar Gaedilge: Second Irish Book. Society for the Preservation of the Irish Language.

An Dara Leabar Gaedilge: Second Irish Book

Good. Item #5718

Dublin: M.H. Gill and Son, 1878. Stated Second Edition, Fourth Thousand. 24mo (5.75" x 3.75"); 103, [2]pp. Original printed wrappers.

A grammar and lesson book from the early years of the Irish revival. Largely written in English, this pamphlet was published a year after the founding of the Society for the Preservation of the Irish Language, and includes exercises and rules for the student. As the introductory report states, "If Ireland wills it, the Language must be preserved."

Wrappers soiled, spotted and worn; some light internal wear and soiling. A good, sound copy of a scarce item.

Price: $85.00