The Burden of Engela: A Ballad-epic

Methuen, 1904 - 144 pages

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Page 23 - REAL LIFE IN IRELAND, or, the Day and Night Scenes of Brian Boru, Esq., and his Elegant Friend, Sir Shawn O'Dogherty. By a Real Paddy.
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