Irish recollections (Book, 2004) []
skip to content
Irish recollections Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Irish recollections

Author: Charlotte Elizabeth; Patrick Maume
Publisher: Dublin : University College Dublin Press ; [Berkeley, CA] : [Small Press Distribution], 2004.
Series: Classics of Irish history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Contains letters 5-17 in which Charlotte Tonna gives a vivid account of her time in Ireland, of the violent activities of the Rockite movement in the mid-1820s in Kilkenny-Tipperary, and of the apocalyptic ultra-Evangelical 'siege mentality' during the Tithe War and the run-up to Catholic Emancipation. -- Publisher description.

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Charlotte Elizabeth; Charlotte Elizabeth
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Elizabeth; Patrick Maume
ISBN: 1904558100 9781904558101
OCLC Number: 57693263
Notes: Abridged version of: Personal recollections, which was originally published by Seeley, Jackson & Halliday, London, 1841.
Description: xxiii, 176 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Letter V : Ireland --
Letter VI: Religious progress --
Letter VII: Kilkenny --
Letter VIII: The workings of popery --
Letter IX: The dumb boy --
Letter X: England --
Letter XI: Sandhurst --
Letter XII: Separation --
Letter XIII: National apostacy --
Letter XIV: Employment --
Letter XV: Darkness and light --
Letter XVI: Darkness and light --
Letter XVII: Ireland.
Series Title: Classics of Irish history.
Responsibility: Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna ; edited by Patrick Maume.


This volume is an abridged edition of Tonna's personal recollections, which includes her memoir of visiting Ireland in the mid-1820s.  Read more...


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"University College Dublin Press has now published over thirty 'Classics of Irish History'. These contemporary accounts by well known personalities of historical events and attitudes have an Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.