Douglas Hyde was an Irish scholar of the Irish language who served as the first President of Ireland from 1938-1945. He was a leading figure in the Gaelic Revival and the first president of the Gaelic League.
Notable works in ARB’s collection:
- Abhráin diaḋa cúige Connaċt (The religious songs of Connacht) (1906)
- Aṁráin Ċuilm de Ḃailís (1904)
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