Burning of Bridget Cleary A True Story

ISBN-10: 0141002026

ISBN-13: 9780141002026

Edition: Reprint 

Authors: Angela Bourke

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List price: $16.00
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 7/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.25" wide x 7.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.704
Language: English

Angela Bourke is Senior Lecturer in Irish at University College, Dublin, the National University of Ireland. She has been a visiting professor at Harvard University & the University of Minnesota, & writes, lectures, & broadcasts regularly on Irish oral tradition & literature.

Family Tree: Clearys, Bolands, and Kennedys
Chronology: March--July 1895
Laborers, Priests, and Peelers
Fairies and Fairy Doctors
Reading, Sewing, Hens, and Houses
Bridget Cleary Falls Ill
"Take It, You Witch!"
"Bridgie Is Burned!"
"Amongst Hottentots...": The Inquest and Inquiry
A Funeral, Some Photographs, More Fairies
Two Courtrooms
Trial and Imprisonment
Epilogue: When Does a True Story End?
Acknowledgments and Sources
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