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Local traditions in early eighteenth-century commemoration

H. C. Mytum

Local traditions in early eighteenth-century commemoration

the headstone memorials from Balrothy, Co. Dublin, and their place in the evolution of Irish and British commemorative practice

by H. C. Mytum

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Published by Royal Irish Academy in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sepulchral monuments -- Ireland -- Dublin.,
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 24-26)

    StatementHarold Mytum.
    SeriesProceedings of the Royal Irish Academy -- 104, No. 1, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p.:
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19615716M

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LOCAL TRADITIONS IN EARLY EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY COMMEMORATION: THE HEADSTONE MEMORIALS FROM BALROTHERY CO. DUBLIN, AND THEIR PLACE IN THE EVOLUTION OF IRISH AND BRITISH COMMEMORATIVE PRACTICE By Harold Mytum Department of Archaeology, University of York [Received 26 April Read 2 October.

Local Traditions in Early Eighteenth-Century Commemoration: The Headstone Memorials from Balrothery, Co. Dublin, and Their Place in the Evolution of Irish and British Commemorative Practice. in Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy Section C C Author: Harold Mytum. Local traditions in early eighteenth-century commemoration: the headstone memorials from Balrothery, Co.

Dublin, and their place in the evolution of Irish and British commemorative practice By H. MytumAuthor: H. Mytum. Mytum, H. () ‘Local traditions in early eighteenth-century commemoration: the headstone memorials from Balrothery, Co.

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