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four-leaved shamrock, and other stories

SineaМЃd De Valera

four-leaved shamrock, and other stories

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Published by Fallons Educational Supply Co in Dublin .
Written in English


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Statementillustrated by Eileen Coghlan.
The Physical Object
Pagination120p. :
Number of Pages120
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Open LibraryOL19591850M

During this time, Ireland slowly converted from druidism and other so-called “pagan” religions to Christianity, though the conversion was never complete. In fighting for the souls of the Irish, Christian authorities used a tried-and-true tactic: rather than forcing the . Full Description: "In ancient Ireland there were different parts to the body, and a different plant to cure each part. So the wild plants of Ireland are bound up in our culture and folklore from the earliest times. To arry a four-leaved shamrock brings luck in gambling, while putting nine ivy leaves under her pillow means a girl will dream of her future husband.


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