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from Arthur Young, A Tour in Ireland, 1776–79 (1780)

The Rebellions of 1798 and 1803, and the Acts of Union

  • from Wolfe Tone, “An Argument on Behalf of the Catholics of Ireland” (1791)
  • from The Reading Mercury and Oxford Gazette, 23 July 1798
  • from “Examination of William James MacNeven before the Secret Committee of the House of Commons, Dublin,” 7 and 8 August 1798
  • Songs of ‘98
    • Slievenamon (date unknown)
    • Carroll Malone, “The Croppy Boy” (1845)
  • from Francis Moylan, Letter to Thomas Pelham, 9 March 1799
  • from Report of a Motion Brought before the Irish House of Commons, as presented in The Aberdeen Journal, 10 March 1800
  • from Anne Devlin, The Life, Imprisonment, Suffering and Death of Anne Devlin (1851)

Letters to The Times Regarding Tithes

  • from Letter to The Times, 14 November 1804
  • from Letter to The Times, 24 November 1804

Maria Edgeworth on Castle Rackrent, and on the Irish

  • from Maria Edgeworth, Letter to Mrs. Stark (1834)
  • from Maria Edgeworth, An Essay on Irish Bulls (1803)

Reviews and Early Nineteenth Century Comments on Castle Rackrent

  • Unsigned Review, Monthly Review (1800)
  • Unsigned Review Notice, The British Critic (November 1800)
  • from anonymous, “Novels Descriptive of Irish Life,” Edinburgh Review 52 (1831)
  • from “Miss Edgeworth’s Tales and Novels,” Fraser’s Magazine for Town and Country 35 (November 1832)

Posted on July 27, 2018