Narrative of a Residence in Ireland during the Summer of 1814, and that of 1815

Narrative of a Residence in Ireland during the Summer of 1814, and that of 1815

by Anne Plumptre

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108080965
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/31/2018
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Travel, Europe
Pages: 444
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Part I: 1. 'When we are at Rome...'; 2. Tedious voyage to Ireland; 3. Origin of the city of Dublin; 4. Renewal of an old acquaintance; 5. St Patrick's cathedral; 6. The lying-in hospital; 7. The river Anna Liffey; 8. Mr Kean; 9. Black-rock, and Sunday parties to it; 10. Visit to Ravenswell; 11. Departure from Dublin; 12. The valley of the Lagan; 13. Ascent of the mountain Knock-laid; 14. The rock at Carrick-a-Rede; 15. The character of basalt; 16. Dunluce castle; 17. Visit to Hollywood near Belfast; 18. Mr Kean's benefit; 19. Departure from Ireland; Part II: 20. Second departure from Ireland; 21. New acquaintance; 22. Route to Cork; 23. Antiquity of the city of Cork; 24. Doubts about the route on leaving Cork; 25. Skibbereen; 26. Lake of Killarney; 27. The Gap of Dunloh; 28. Property of Lord Kenmare; 29. Division of the city of Limerick; 30. The use of letters at a very remote period; 31. Present state of Ireland; 32. Celebration of the patron; 33. The beauties of Irish scenery; 34. Last visit to Saint Valeri; Additional notes; Index.