George Cornewall Lewis’s ON LOCAL DISTURBANCES IN IRELAND (1836)

Irish Whiteboys

Irish Whiteboys

George Cornewall Lewis’s ON LOCAL DISTURBANCES IN IRELAND (1836) available free online in several formats
http://archive.org/details/onlocaldisturba01lewigoog
Lewis (1806-63) would become senior Liberal politician but his study is (relatively) balanced. Arguably, single most useful contemporary document on agrarian underground in Ireland – riveting, in fact! (‘Irish Whiteboys’ image, from PICTORIAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND (1858).

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