Rare book collection

By and about the Irish in Britain and difficult to access elsewhere.


Indicative of the collection, are the following texts:-

  • Davis, Graham - The Irish in Britain 1815-1914 (1991)
  • Foster, R F - Paddy and Mr. Punch: Connections in Irish and English History (1993)
  • Hickman, Mary J - Religion Class and Identity: the State, the Catholic Church and the Education of the Irish in Britain (1995)
  • Lees, Lynn Hollen - Exiles of Erin: Irish Migrants in Victorian London (1979)
  • Swift, Roger & Gilley, Sheridan - The Irish in Britain 1815-1939 (1989)

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