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Ascendancy and tradition in Anglo-Irish literary history from 1789 to 1939

by W. J. McCormack

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Irish authors -- History and criticism,
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Ireland in literature,
    • Ireland -- Intellectual life

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementW.J. McCormack.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR8711 .M33 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 423 p. ;
      Number of Pages423
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2864211M
      ISBN 100198128061
      LC Control Number84027182

      Ascendancy and tradition in Anglo-Irish literary history from to W.J. MCCORMACK. Clarendon Press, Oxford. Pp xi + £ The central thesis of Mr McCormack's ambitious though rather too protracted study can be summarized as follows. A propertied, moneyed but essentially bourgeois social caste in the revolutionary alarm of. The Protestant Ascendancy, known simply as the Ascendancy, was the political, economic, and social domination of Ireland between the 17th century and the early 20th century by a minority of landowners, Protestant clergy, and members of the professions, all members of the Established Church (Church of Ireland or the Church of England).The Ascendancy excluded from politics and the elite other.

      The term ‘protestant ascendancy’ appears to have been coined in However, the origins of this interest lay with the land confiscations of the 17th cent. The Ulster plantation (–9) brought a substantial transfer of property from the Gaelic lords to English investors and settlers; the Cromwellian confiscations (–3) brought the expropriation of the great majority of catholic. See W. J. McCormack, Ascendancy and Tradition in Anglo-Irish Literary History – (Oxford, UK: Clarendon Press, ), p. 14 CrossRef Google Scholar Eleanor Hull, The Cuchullin Saga in Irish Literature (; rpt.

      Irish literature - Irish literature - The Irishness of Anglo-Irish literature: Swift demonstrated no interest in the “barbarous” Irish language and, unlike Burke, no sympathy for poor Irish Roman Catholics. Swift’s views were an expression of his own bifurcated vision of Irish writing. According to such a view, 18th-century Ireland produced two distinct literatures that never touched or. Joseph Viscomi, Blake and the Idea of the Book () Top. MARY ROBINSON (–) EDITIONS: W.J. McCormack, Ascendancy and Tradition in Anglo-Irish Literary History, – () Top. WILLIAM WORDSWORTH (–) EDITIONS.


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