Canon Frederick Donovan's Dunlavin, 1884-1896: A West Wicklow Village in the Late Nineteenth Century

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Irish Academic Press, 2000 - History - 64 pages
Canon Frederick Donovan served as a parish priest in the village of Dunlavin between 1884 and 1896. He recorded many of the changes in his diary, used here to portray life as experienced by the locals as well as how Canon Donovan perceived it himself. Other sources are also used to reveal political, religious and social divisions within the community. Such divisions were particularly evident with religion and politics.

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Preface
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religion in Dunlavin 18811901
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nationalist Dunlavin 18811901
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