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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
Summary:
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.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
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.

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

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