The Irish Police Officer (1861), Rory of the Hills (1870);
RIC author; the latter remained in print; author of Curiosities of
Detection, or The Sea Coast and other Tales (1862). IF IF2
The Irish Police Officer: comprising the Identification, and Other
Tales founded upon remarkable trials of Ireland (London: Ward &
Lock 1861), 402pp.
Desmond Clarke, Ireland in Fiction [Pt. II] (Cork: Royal Carbery
1985), lists Curiosities of Detection, or The Sea Coast and other Tales
Belfast Public Library holds Irish
Police Officer [FICT]; also History of the Royal Irish Constabulary
(1869). In the Irish Police Officer, there is a good deal of Hiberno-English,
and a commentary somewhat haut-en-bas, it is extraordinary how early
Irish youngsters take a notion [to marry &c.].