AN IRISH PRIEST [Rev. Thos. Conefry, P.P.] A Short History of the Land War in Drumlish in 1881.


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By an Irish Priest. To which is added an Appendix showing a most interesting mass of Correspondence relative to the Land War and also an Introductory Letter from An Irish Priest. Thomas Conefry. Dublin: Duffy, 1892. First edition. Crown octavo. pp. viii, 78. Original printed wrappers. Some dusting and wear to covers. A very good copy. Extremely rare.

COPAC with 3 locations only.
An account of a celebrated dispute during the ‘Land War’, over evictions and rent increases imposed by the Earl of Granard on his tenants in Drumlish, County Longford, and the role of local priest Father Thomas Conefry in mediating a settlement.395


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