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" And no spectacle was more frequent in the ditches of towns, and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people dead with their mouths all coloured green by eating nettles, docks, and all things they could rend up above ground. "
An appeal to the commons and citizens of London. [Followed by] the preface ... - Page 60
by Charles Lucas - 1756 - 75 pages
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An Historical and Critical Review of the Civil Wars in Ireland ..., Volume 1

John Curry - Ireland - 1793
...frequent in the ditches of towns, and efpecially in wafted countries, than to fee multitudes of thefe poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green...docks, and all things they could rend up above ground." The lord deputy and council,' in a letter to the lords in England concerning their receiving the fubmiffions...
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History of the Rebellion in Ireland: In the Year 1789 &c., Containing an ...

James Gordon - Ireland - 1801 - 302 pages
..." countries, than to fee multitudes of thefe poor " people dead, with their mouths all coloured c' green by eating nettles, docks, and all things " they could rend up above ground." Many to apptafe the rage of hunger devoured human carcafes, of which a horrid inftance was witneffed...
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History of the rebellion in Ireland in ... 1798. With an appendix

James Bentley Gordon - 1803
...the ditches of " towns, and especially in wasted countries, " than to see multitudes of these poor people " dead, with their mouths all coloured green...and all things they could " rend up above ground. " Many to appease the rage of hunger devoured human carcases, of which a horrid instance was witnessed...
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History of the Rebellion in Ireland, in the Year 1798, &c: Containing an ...

James Gordon - Ireland - 1803 - 453 pages
...towns, and especially in wasted countries, " than to see multitudes of these poor people " dead, wilh their mouths all coloured green by " eating nettles,...and all things they could " rend up above ground. " Many to appease the rage of hunger devoured human carcases, of which a horrid instance was witnessed...
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History of the Rebellion in Ireland, in the Year 1798, &c: Containing an ...

James Gordon - Autonomy and independence movements - 1803 - 453 pages
...the ditches of " towns, and especially in wasted countries, " than to see multitudes of these poor people " dead, with their mouths all coloured green...eating nettles, docks, and all things they could " rend ifp above ground. " Many to appease the rage of hunger devoured human carcases, of which a horrid instance...
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Memoirs of William Sampson: Including Particulars of His Adventures in ...

William Sampson - Europe - 1807 - 448 pages
...common in the ditches of towns, and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes of those poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green,...eating nettles, docks, and all things they could rend above ground." It would appear, that the famine created by Lord Clive, and the English in India, was...
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An Historical Apology for the Irish Catholics

William Parnell - Catholic emancipation - 1808 - 190 pages
...frequent in the ditches of towns, and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green,...eating nettles, docks, and all things they could rend above ground." The very commanders, with some degree of inconsistency, had to hang a parcel of old...
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The Irish magazine, and monthly asylum for neglected biography. Feb.-Nov ...

1808
...and especially in warred countries, lhan to see multitudes of those poor people dead, with th?ir mouths all coloured green, by eating nettles, docks, and all things they could rend above ground.'' • It would appear, that the famine created '>y Lord Clive, and the English in India,...
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An Impartial History of Ireland from the Period of the English ..., Volume 2

Dennis Taaffe - Ireland - 1810
...frequent in the ditchea of towns, and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people dead with their mouths all coloured green by eating nettles, docks, and all things they rould rend up above ground." B. III. ci The effects of this artificial famine were severely felt even...
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An Historical and Critical Review of the Civil Wars in Ireland: From the ...

John Curry - Catholic emancipation - 1810 - 660 pages
...wasted countries, than t see multitudes of these poor people dead, with their mouths all colored green by eating nettles, docks, and all things they could rend up above ground." The lord deputy and council,3 in a letter to the lords in England concerning their receiving the submissions...
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