Women and the country house in Ireland and Britain


Terence Dooley, Maeve O'Riordan & Christopher Ridgway, editors

Paperback €26.95
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ISBN: 978-1-84682-647-4
Coming March 2018. 320pp; ills.

The architectural endeavours of the widowed Jemima Yorke, Marchioness Grey
Amy Boyington

Sisters and sisters-in-law at Nostell Priory, West Yorkshire
Kerry Bristol

Five women of Monksgrange, Co. Wexford
Philip Bull

The social, industrial and land-owning worlds of Frances Anne Vane-Tempest
Anne Casement

The women of Ulster's country houses and the organization of Ulster Day
Jonathan Cherry & Arlene Crampsie

Madeline Wyndham of Clouds and Mabel Morrison of Fonthill, two Victorian ladies of Wiltshire
Caroline Dakers

An English governess in Ireland during World War One
William Fraher

Catherine Maria Bury of Charleville Castle, Co. Offaly, 1800–12
Judith Hill

Lady Harriet Kavanagh, 1800–85, an influential chatelaine
Edmund Joyce

Elite women, sorority and the life cycle, 1770–1860
Ruth Larsen

Lady Gregory, forestry and the domesticated landscape
Anna Pilz

Patriarchal perceptions of Welsh rural protest from the letters of Miss Jane Walters, 1843–4
Lowri Ann Rees

The country house and the Great Famine: Mildred Darby's novel, The Hunger
Ciarán Reilly

Elite women and their recipe books: the case of Dorothy Parsons and her Booke of Choyce Receipts
Regina Sexton

Louisa Conolly's letters to her sister Sarah Bunbury
Brendan Twomey

Louisa Moore of Moorehall: a life in letters
Fiona White