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Prior Roger Outlaw of Kilmainham

"An examination of the Hospitaller manor at Kilmainham in Dublin as it existed under Roger Outlaw. Prior of the Knights Hospitallers and chancellor of Ireland for almost twenty years, Outlaw held an unusually stable position in the precarious world of the Irish administration. A major factor in his political survival was his use of the corrody or pension system which resulted in a highly structured and hierarchical society at the Kilmainham house. The world of the Kilmainham manor is shown to be both economically prosperous and socially dynamic, with Outlaw at the centre of power and influence
Print Book, English, 2000
Irish Academic Press, Dublin, 2000