The Tribes of Ireland: A Satire (Classic Reprint)

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Fb&c Limited, Aug 4, 2015 - 114 pages
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In 1414, as we are informed by the Four Masters, Niall o'higgin, a famous poet of Westmeath, composed a satire for Sir John Stanley, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, which caused his death; and it was remarked that this was the second poet ical miracle performed by the same Niall.

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