By Donla ui Bhraonain,Fintan Taite,Anna Paluch,Carmen Rodriguez Alonso
A number of the most well-liked proverbs within the Irish language, chosen via the editor and observed by means of translations or equivalents in English, Spanish (by Carmen Rodriguez Alonso) and varnish (by Anna Paluch). This assortment, illustrated by means of Fintan Taite, has a common relevance and makes the wealth of Irish lore available to a multilingual public all over the world of every age and backgrounds.
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500 Proverbs - 500 Seanfhocal - 500 Przysłow - 500 Refranes by Donla ui Bhraonain,Fintan Taite,Anna Paluch,Carmen Rodriguez Alonso