The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

The novel proved so controversial in Ireland that Sydney Owenson, later Lady Morgan, was put under surveillance by Dublin Castle.

Author: Sydney Owenson, (Lady Morgan)

Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

ISBN: 0199552495

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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Written after the Act of Union, The Wild Irish Girl (1806) is a passionately nationalistic novel and a founding text in the discourse of Irish nationalism. The novel proved so controversial in Ireland that Sydney Owenson, later Lady Morgan, was put under surveillance by Dublin Castle. On the wild west coast of Connaught the banished son of an English lord finds remnants of a romantic Gaelic past -- a dilapidated castle, a Catholic priest, a deposed king and the king's lovely and learned daughter, Glorvina. In this setting and among these characters he learns the history, culture and language of a country he had once scorned, but he must do so in disguise for his own English ancestors are responsible for the ruin of the Gaelic family he comes to love.
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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

This unique paperback edition includes the 'Introductory Letters' to the novel as well as Owenson's footnotes, rich in detail on the Irish language, history, and legend.

Author: Lady Morgan (Sydney)

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0192832832

Category: Fiction

Page: 266

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"I long to study the purely national, purely natural character of an Irishwoman." When Horatio, the son of an English lord, is banished to his father's Irish estate as punishment for his dissipated ways, he goes off in search of adventure. On the wild west coast of Connaught he finds remnants of a romantic Gaelic past--a dilapidated castle, a Catholic priest, a deposed king and the king's lovely daughter Glorvina. In this setting and among these characters Horatio learns the history, culture, and language of a country he had once scorned, but he must do so in disguise, for his own English ancestors are responsible for the ruin of the Gaelic family he comes to love. Written after the Act of Union, The Wild Irish Girl. (1806) is a passionately nationalistic novel and a founding text in the discourse of Irish nationalism. This unique paperback edition includes the 'Introductory Letters' to the novel as well as Owenson's footnotes, rich in detail on the Irish language, history, and legend.
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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

Author: Lady Morgan (Sydney)

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ISBN: OSU:32435018444026

Category: British

Page: 309

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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

The novel proved so controversial in Ireland that Sydney Owenson, later Lady Morgan, was put under surveillance by Dublin Castle.

Author: Sydney Owenson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780192669582

Category: Fiction

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`I long to study the purely national, natural character of an Irishwoman' When Horatio, the son of an English lord, is banished to his father's Irish estate as punishment for gambling debts and dissipated living, he adopts the persona of knight errant and goes off in search of adventure. On the wild west coast of Connaught he finds remnants of a romantic Gaelic past a dilapidated castle, a Catholic priest, a deposed king and the king's lovely and learned daughter, Glorvina. In this setting and among these characters Horatio learns the history, culture and language of a country he had once scorned, but he must do so in disguise for his own English ancestors are responsible for the ruin of the Gaelic family he comes to love. Written after the Act of Union, The Wild Irish Girl (1806) is a passionately nationalistic novel and a founding text in the discourse of Irish nationalism. The novel proved so controversial in Ireland that Sydney Owenson, later Lady Morgan, was put under surveillance by Dublin Castle. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

Author: Lady Morgan (Sydney)

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ISBN: WISC:89099308223

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The Wild Irish Girl A National Tale

The Wild Irish Girl  A National Tale

Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read.

Author: Lady Morgan

Publisher: Good Press

ISBN: EAN:4057664648488

Category: Fiction

Page: 417

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"The Wild Irish Girl: A National Tale" by Lady Morgan. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

Author: Sydney Owenson Morgan

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ISBN: OCLC:471778994

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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

A National Tale Lady Morgan (Sydney). 2 TRE -வன்றதாக WILD IRISH
GIRL ; A NATIONAL TALE . BY MISS OWENSON , PUBLIC TILD 3 Book Janusay
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Author: Lady Morgan (Sydney)

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ISBN: NYPL:33433081595237

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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

Author: Lionel Stevenson

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ISBN: UOM:39015054070530

Category: Novelists

Page: 330

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The Wild Irish Girl Vol I and II

The Wild Irish Girl  Vol  I and II

Reproduction of the original: The Wild Irish Girl, Vol. I and II by Lady Sydney Morgan

Author: Lady Sydney Morgan

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ISBN: 9783752445411

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Page: 238

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Reproduction of the original: The Wild Irish Girl, Vol. I and II by Lady Sydney Morgan
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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

This novel intervenes in many of the literary and philosophical debates of the late eighteenth century and early nineteenth century, forging a connection between the eighteenth-century discourse of sentiment and the emergent nineteenth ...

Author: Claire Connolly

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781315476766

Category: Fiction

Page: 402

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This novel intervenes in many of the literary and philosophical debates of the late eighteenth century and early nineteenth century, forging a connection between the eighteenth-century discourse of sentiment and the emergent nineteenth-century concept of the nation. Lady Morgan's Introductory Letters are included.
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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

Language and Politics The Wild Irish Girl is a densely literary novel, one which
both reproduces and intervenes in many of the cultural and philosophical
debates of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Owenson deploys
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Author: Claire Connolly

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781315476759

Category: Fiction

Page: 402

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This novel intervenes in many of the literary and philosophical debates of the late eighteenth century and early nineteenth century, forging a connection between the eighteenth-century discourse of sentiment and the emergent nineteenth-century concept of the nation. Lady Morgan's Introductory Letters are included.
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The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

The Wild Irish Girl

Author: Lady Morgan

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1547004770

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Page: 232

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The Wild Irish Girl
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The Wild Irish Girl a National Tale in Three Volumes Vol III

The Wild Irish Girl  a National Tale  in Three Volumes  Vol  III

About the Book Books about the History of Ireland describe the settlement by the Celts, and successive invasions by Danish and Norwegian Vikings, and the English, and its subsequent struggle for independence.

Author: Miss Owenson

Publisher: Trieste Publishing

ISBN: 0649733908

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Page: 230

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