E. Skeffington Thompson

[fl. 1889]; gdg. of John Foster, last Speaker of Irish House of Commons; ardent Nationalist, who founded Southwark Junior Irish Literary Society with Mrs Rae in c.1889; author of Moy O’Brien (Gill [1887]; rep. 1914), 300pp., social and political life in Ireland in the decade before the period of writing, ending in happy marriages, and patriotic in tone.

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