Hyde, Douglas

   LL.D
   Irish scholar. Beside the Fire, Love Songs of Connacht (1894), Three Sorrows of Story-telling (1895), Story of Early Irish Literature (1897), A Literary History of Ireland (1899), and various works in Irish; has ed. various Irish texts, and made translations into English.

Short biographical dictionary of English literature . . 2011.

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  • Hyde,Douglas — Hyde (hīd), Douglas. 1860 1949. Irish nationalist and writer who founded the Gaelic League (1893) and was president of Ireland (1938 1945). * * * …   Universalium

  • Hyde, Douglas — ▪ president of Ireland Irish  Dubhighlas de Hide ; pseudonym  An Craoibhín Aoibhinn  born January 17, 1860, Frenchpark, County Roscommon, Ire. died July 12, 1949, Dublin  distinguished Gaelic scholar and writer and first president of the Republic …   Universalium

  • Hyde, Douglas — ► (1860 1949) Político y escritor irlandés. Fue el primer presidente de Irlanda, en 1938 45 …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hyde, Douglas — (1860 1949)    Born at Castlerea, County Roscommon, Ireland, the son of clergyman, he was to become a distinguished Gaelic scholar and writer and first president of the Republic of Ireland (Éire) from 1938 to 1945. His Irish name is Dubhighlas de …   British and Irish poets

  • HYDE (D.) — HYDE DOUGLAS (1860 1949) Il est des hommes qui entretiennent une relation privilégiée avec le terroir où ils sont nés. Tel est bien le cas de Douglas Hyde. Ce fils d’un pasteur anglican, natif du comté de Roscommon en Irlande, fut essentiellement …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Douglas Hyde — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Douglas Hyde …   Wikipedia Español

  • Douglas Hyde — Douglas Hyde. Douglas Hyde (irisch: Dubhghlas de hÍde, * 17. Januar 1860 in Castlerea, Irland; † 12. Juli 1949 in Dublin) war ein irischer Dichter und von 1938 bis 1945 der erste Prä …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Douglas Hyde — For the later author of the same name, see Douglas Hyde (author). Douglas Hyde Douglas Hyde, circa 1902 1st President of Ireland In office 2 …   Wikipedia

  • Douglas Hyde —  Ne pas confondre avec Douglas Arnold Hyde (8 April 1911, Worthing, Sussex 19 September 1996, Kingston Upon Thames). Douglas Hyde …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Douglas Hyde (author) — For the author and Irish President of the same name, see Douglas Hyde. Douglas Arnold Hyde (8 April 1911, Worthing, Sussex 19 September 1996, Kingston upon Thames) was a Communist who was the news editor of the Daily Worker until 1948, when he… …   Wikipedia

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