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The counsels of Cormac

an ancient Irish guide to leadership

by Cormac Mac Airt King of Ireland

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cormac Mac Airt, King of Ireland, fl. 227-260.,
  • Maxims, Irish -- Translations into English.,
  • Proverbs, Irish -- Translations into English.,
  • Kings and rulers -- Duties -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas Cleary.
    GenreTranslations into English., Early works to 1800.
    ContributionsCormac Mac Airt, King of Ireland, fl. 227-260., Cleary, Thomas F., 1949-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPB1421 .T43 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 50 p. ;
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3301913M
    ISBN 100385513135
    LC Control Number2004041317

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