Ireland"s awful 18th century viewed in its agricultural aspect, 1701-1800 by Thomas Galloway Rigg

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Published by Office of the "Irish Messenger" in Dublin .

Written in English

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  • Land tenure -- Ireland -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Agricultural laborers -- Ireland -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Ireland -- Rural conditions.

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StatementThomas Galloway Rigg.
Series"Irish Messenger" series
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Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL18487389M

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