Irish Tangle for English Readers. First Edition. With inscription by Leslie

By: LESLIE, Shane

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LESLIE, Shane. The Irish Tangle for English Readers. London : MacDonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., n.d. [1946]. First Edition. . Pp (8),ix-x,11-254,(2).8vo, green hardcovers, gilt lettering to spine. Sir John Randolph Leslie ( b. 24 September 24, 1885, Castle Leslie, Glaslough, County Monaghan, Ireland - d. August 14. 1971, Castle Leslie, Glaslough, County Monaghan, Ireland)Irish writer, lecturer and diplomat. Contents: Introduction; Ireland of Ol d; . Religion in Ireland; Irish History. A Note on the Irish Flag; Ireland under Stuart and Hanoverian; A Note on Irish Historians; Ireland after the Boyne; The Eighteenth Century; A Note on the Value of Kingship in Ireland; After the Union; A Note on the Beresfords; In the Time of the Famne; The Fenians; The Reign of Parnell; Horace Plunkett and the Revival; A Note on Clericalism in Ireland; The Aftermath of Home Rule; The Literary Revival; A Note on Irish Chastity; Edwardian Decade; The Passing of the Anglo-Irish; TheUlster Heritage; The Dublin Rising; A Note on American Influence; The Angl o-Irish Treaty; A Note on the Papacy in Ireland; A Note on the "Wild Geese"; After the Treaty; A Note on the Irish Population; A Note on Sport in Ireland; Protestant and Catholic; A Note on Meredith's "Celt and Saxon"; Ireland during the War; Retrospect; English and Irish; A Note on Strategy; Difficulties and Solutions; and Epilogue. Very good. From the library of Sir James Dunn, with his bookplate. Author's presentation copy : "To Sir James Dunn/ Patron / of Learning, the Arts / and Beauty / with the compliments / and best wishes of the / Author / Xmas 1952". 75.00

Title: Irish Tangle for English Readers. First Edition. With inscription by Leslie

Author Name: LESLIE, Shane

Categories: 41,

Publisher: MacDonald & Co, London, 1946,:

Seller ID: 9162

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