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Maria Edgeworth (1768-1849) – A Hugely Successful Author

The story of the author of the critically acclaimed ‘Castle Rackrent’, a comic masterpiece, and her inventive father, and how Maria came to the aid of the people of Longford during the Great Hunger, with further notes on her kinsman Richard Butler, Vicar of Trim and Dean of Clonmacnoise.
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