Douglas Hyde My American Journey: Mo Thuras go Meiriceá

Liam Mac Mathúna, Briain Ó Conchubhair, Neil Comer, Cuan Ó Seireadáin, Máire Nic an Bhaird

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First published in 1937, this collection of journal and diary entries is a compelling first-hand account of Douglas Hyde's eight-month fundraising odyssey through the United States from 1905 to 1906. Published for the first time in a bilingual edition, complete with newly discovered archival material and extensive illustrations, this book navigates Hyde's thoughts on his journey in their original Irish, accompanied by a faithful English translation.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationDublin
Commissioning bodyRoinn na Gaeltachta
Number of pages361
Publication statusPublished - 30 Sep 2019



  • Douglas Hyde
  • Dúghlas de hÍde
  • Fundraising
  • America
  • Translation
  • Diary
  • Conradh na Gaeilge

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Mac Mathúna, L., Ó Conchubhair, B., Comer, N., Ó Seireadáin, C., & Nic an Bhaird, M. (2019). Douglas Hyde My American Journey: Mo Thuras go Meiriceá. (1 ed.) Dublin.