Reminiscences of a Maynooth professor by McDonald, Walter

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  • McDonald, Walter, -- 1854-1920.,
  • St. Patrick"sCollege (Maynooth, Ireland).,
  • Universities and Colleges -- Ireland -- Maynooth -- History.,
  • Ireland -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Ireland -- History -- 20th century.

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StatementWalter McDonald ; edited by Denis Gwynn.
ContributionsGwynn, Denis, 1893-
The Physical Object
Pagination416p., 1 leaf of plates :
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18531468M

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