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Irish wolfhound in Irish literature and law

Alfred W. DeQuoy

Irish wolfhound in Irish literature and law

by Alfred W. DeQuoy

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Published in McLean, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Irish wolf-hounds in literature.,
  • Dogs -- Law and legislation -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 125-133.

    Statement(by Alfred W.DeQuoy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPB1307
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 139 p. :
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20974520M

    " Books in English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh Literature contain the works of English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh authors. Titles include: Gill's Irish Reciter. The Reformation to the Union, Three Centuries of Scottish Literature. " See all. Irish Wolfhound Breed Info & Background. The Irish Wolfhound breed has a long and storied history in Western society. History’s first mention of the Irish Wolfhound dates back to A.D. in Rome. However, the rise of their popularity is mainly attributed to their favored status among Irish chieftains.

    Irish literature: see Gaelic literature Gaelic literature, literature in the native tongue of Ireland and Scotland. Since Scots Gaelic became separate from Irish Gaelic only in the 17th cent., the literature is conventionally divided into Old Irish (before ), Middle Irish (until ), Late Middle or Early Modern. Irish Wolfhounds are between 28 to 37 inches at the shoulder and weigh up to approximately pounds. The wolfhound "look" is enhanced by a long head with a long muzzle, small ears and dark eyes. Wolfhounds possess a very deep chest and muscular shoulders and their coat is a rough, hard coat, especially wiry over the eyes and under their jaw.

    The Irish Wolfhound is an extra large dog. Almost as big as a pony. They love their family with their laid back ways and sweet temperament. Very intelligent and easy to train. In this Irish Wolfhound book we will explore their temperament, their health issues and their origin.   Irish wolfhound, breed of very large hound [1] whose origins may be traced back many centuries in Ireland. The tallest of dogs, it stands about 34 in. ( cm) high at the shoulder and weighs about lb ( kg). Its rough, wiry coat is usually gray in color.


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