Ní DHUBHGAILL, C. Máire (Crissie M. Doyle). Women in Ancient and Modern Ireland.


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Cover illustration by Grace Plunkett, other illustrations from original sketches by Saibh Ní Treinseach. Dublin: The Kenny Press, 65 Middle Abbey Street, 1917. pp. 40. Pictorial wrappers. Small portion of lower right hand corner of upper wrapper missing. A very good copy.

COPAC locates the TCD copy only.

With chapters on: Irishwomen in the Past; Education and Fosterage; Dowries and Marriage Customs; Disposal of Property, Rights of Married Women; Professions, Occupations, Etc.; Minor Occupations, Domestic Duties; Houses and Domestic Arrangements; Beauty of Irishwomen - Testimony of Foreigners and Others; Cleanliness, Dress, Personal Adornment, etc. Irish ink, Irish paper, Irish trade union labour - titlepage.


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