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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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The Tribes of Ireland: A Satire

Aenghus O'Daly - Ireland - 1852 - 112 pages
...the ditches of towns and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people with their mouths all coloured green by eating nettles,...docks, and all things they could rend up above ground." Book m., cr 3 Cuil-iseal, ie, the low corner, or angle, now Coolishil, in the parish of Carrigparson,...
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The tribes of Ireland: a satire, with poetical tr. by J. C. Mangan; together ...

Aenghus O'Daly - 1852
...the ditches of towns and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people with their mouths all coloured green by eating nettles,...docks, and all things they could rend up above ground." Book in., ci 3 Cuil-iseal, ie, the low corner, or angle, now Coolishil, in the parish of Oarrigparson,...
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The tribes of Ireland: a satire

Aengus O'Daly - Ireland - 1852 - 112 pages
...Spenser's fieto of the State f TI ___ IO __ 4_ Irt __ "f\ On :_A-J^ AI-- TS _____ ^ poor pcop .. their mouths all coloured green by eating nettles,...docks, and all things they could rend up above ground." Dook in., ci * Cuil-iseal, ie, the low corner, or angle, now Coolishil, in the parish of Carrigparson,...
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A History of the Attempts to Establish the Protestant Reformation in Ireland ...

Thomas D'Arcy McGee - Catholics - 1853 - 376 pages
...wasted countries, than to see " multitudes of the poor people dead, with their mouths all " colored green by eating nettles, docks, and all things " they could rend up above ground.' It was this winter " that Chichester and Sir Richard Moryson, returning " from their expedition against...
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The Irish harp, ed. by M.J. M'Cann

Michael Joseph M'Cann
...the ditches of towns, and especially in the wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green...nettles, docks, and all things they could rend up above the ground" In his return to Newry in September, 1602, Mountjoy himself says in his letter to " Artful...
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History of the Catholic archbishops of Dublin, since the Reformation

Patrick Francis Moran (card, abp. of Sydney.) - Bishops - 1864
...the ditches of towns, and especially in the wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green...nettles, docks, and all things they could rend up above the ground. "t The province of Leinster had been mercilessly laid waste, and the famine which ensued...
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Memoir of Thomas Drummond, R.E.,F.R.A.S., Under Secretary to the Lord ...

John Ferguson McLennan - Ireland - 1867 - 475 pages
...the ditches of the towns, and especially in the wasted countries, than to see multitudes of the poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green...eating nettles, docks, and all things they could rend above ground." These results were not brought about without resistance. Tyrone of Ulster was a more...
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The Life and Times of Aodh O'Neill, Prince of Ulster: Called by the English ...

John Mitchel - Tyrone's Rebellion, 1597-1603 - 1868 - 246 pages
...frequent in the ditches of towns, and especially of wasted countries, than to see multitudes of the poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green,...docks, and all things they could rend up above ground." It was this winter that Chichester and Sir Richard Moryson, returning from their expedition against...
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Lectures on the History of Ireland: From A. D. 1534 to the date of the ...

Alexander George Richey - Ireland - 1870
...the ditches of the towns, and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes of these poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green,...docks, and all things they could rend up above ground. These and very many like lamentable effects followed their rebellion ; and, no doubt, the rebels had...
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A Popular History of Ireland: From the Earliest Period to the ..., Volumes 1-2

Thomas D'Arcy McGee - Ireland - 1869
...in the ditches •of towns, and especially in wasted countries, than to see multitudes 3f these poor people dead, with their mouths all coloured green,...by eating nettles, docks, and all things they could rent above ground." The new year, opening without hope, it began to be rumoured that O'Neil was disposed...
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