History Books



Garner, Edward: To Die By Inches - the famine in North East Cork (15519)

Eigse Books Fermor 2nd edn 1988
8vo paperback 157 pages. Very, very short split to top of front cover, very minor bumps, wear + slight creasing. Slight stains to foredge o/w VG+ 220 gms
(Order reference 15519)

Includes: The Fermoy Poor Law Union / One acre holdings 1845 / Five acre holdings 1844-51 / Poor Law Relief 1847-1850 / Fermoy Workhouse 1846-1847 / Food importations 1846-47 / Purchasing power of 1 pound sterling / Photographs and illustrations include: New Barracks, Fermoy / Mills at Castletownroche / Soup kitchen ration cards / Public thanks to Stephen Barry etc

 

£55.00