GOING TO MAYNOOTH.
Young Denis O’Shaughnessy was old Denis’s
son; and old Denis, like many great men before him,
was the son of his father and mother in particular,
and a long line of resp...
William Carleton was a storyteller first and last. Unlike other Irish literary nationalists of the nineteenth century, he did not look for his true subject in the distant past--in nostalgia or in the ...