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English literature and Irish politics.

Matthew Arnold

English literature and Irish politics.

by Matthew Arnold

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by R. H. Super.
    SeriesThe complete prose works of Matthew Arnold -- v. 9
    ContributionsSuper, R. H. 1914-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination486 p.
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16601604M

    Riddles are rooted deeply in the Western literary tradition. The Exeter Book, the largest extant collection of Old English writing, contains punning, rhymes, and riddles in the form of kennings, or compound words serving as a metaphors for a single word ("whale-road" translates to "the sea.").   If the book botched its first entry into English, its place in the canon could be damaged. Ó Marcaigh’s refusal to translate the book was the final word for almost three decades, until Cló Iar.

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