Tubber Derg; Or, The Red Well Party Fight And Funeral Dandy Kehoe's Christening And Other Irish…

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1869 Excerpt: ...Vesey Vengeance, long ago. I'll get you a tumbler of punch; and, instead of going to the wake, I will allow you to go to the funeral to-morrow." " Ah, Sir," said Lachlin, " you know whenever the punch is consarned, I'm aisily persuaded; but not making little of your tumbler, Sir," said the shrewd fellow, " I would get two or three of them if I went to the wake." " Well, sit down," said my brother, handing him one, " and we won't permit you to get thirsty while you'ro talking, at all events." " In throth, you haven't your heart in the likes of it," said Lachlin. "Gintlemen, your healths--your health, Sir, and we're happy to see you wanst more. Why, thin, I remember you, Sir, when you were a gorsoon, passing to school wid your satchell on your back; but, 11l be bound you're by no means as soople now as you were thin. Why, Sir," turning to my brother, " he could fly or kick football wid the rabbits.--Well, this is raal stuff!" " Now, Lachlin," said my brother, " give us an account of the attack you made on Vesey Vengeance's house, at the Long Kidge, when all his party were chased out of the town." " Why, thin, Sir, I ought to be ashamed to mintion it; but you see, gintlemen, there was no getting over being connected wid them; but I hope your brother's safe, Sir!" " Oh, perfectly safe, Lachlin; you may rest assured he'll never mention it." " Well, Sir, said Lachlin. addressing himself to me, " Vesey Vengeance was--.' "Lachlin, said my brother, "he knows all about Vesey; just give an account of the attack." I " The attack, Sir! no, but the chivey we got over the mountains. Why, Sir, we met in an ould empty hou...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1869 Excerpt: ...Vesey Vengeance, long ago. I'll get you a tumbler of punch; and, instead of going to the wake, I will allow you to go to the fun...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:82 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:May 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217412122

ISBN - 13:9780217412124

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