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    May Book Club - The Outer Edge of Ulster

    May Book Club - The Outer Edge of Ulster

    The Outer Edge of Ulster - Hugh Dorian’s recollections of life and death in mid-nineteenth-century north Donegal published by Lilliput Press. In the 1890s, Hugh Dorian completed a memoir which he entitled "Donegal Sixty Years Ago". This volume presents this work, a century later, and provides a picture of 19th-century Irish society as observed by the author. There are many anecdotal stories in this previously unpublished firsthand account of rural life in nineteenth-century Ireland. Dorian's narrative is a timely addition to the increasing research on Ireland's history "from below," an approach that relies on such important non-traditional sources as memoirs, ...

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