The Life of the Right Honorable John Philpot Curran, Late Master of the Rolls in Ireland
Excerpt from The Life of the Right Honorable John Philpot Curran: Late Master of the Rolls in Ireland Chapter XI. Trial of Henry and John Sheares. ... Show synopsis Excerpt from The Life of the Right Honorable John Philpot Curran: Late Master of the Rolls in Ireland Chapter XI. Trial of Henry and John Sheares. Chapter XII. Trials of M'Cann, Byrne, and Oliver Bond - Reynolds the informer - Lord Edward Fitzgerald - his attaind r - Mr. Curran's conduct upon the state trials - Lord Kilwarden's friendship - Lines addressed by Mr. Curran to Lady Charlotte Rawdon - Theobald Wolfe Tone - his trial and death. Chapter XIII. Effects of the legislative union upon Mr. Curran's mind - Speech in Tandy's case - Speech in behalf of Hevey - Allusion in the latter to Mr. Godwin - Mutual friendship of Mr. Curran and Mr. Godwin. Chapter XIV. Mr. Curran vistts Paris - Letter to his son - Insurrection of 1803 Defence of Kirwan - Death of Lord Kilwarden - Intimacy of Mr. Robert Emmet in Mr. Curran's family, and its consequences - Letter from Mr Emmet to Mr. Curran - Letter from the same to Mr. Richard Curran. Chapter XV. Mr. Curran appointed Master of the Rolls in Ireland - His literary projects - Letter to Mr. M'Nally - Account of a visit to Scotland in a letter to Miss Philpot - Letter to Mr. Leslie - Letters to Mr. Hetherington. Chapter XVI. Mr. Curran is invited to stand for the borough of Newry - Speech to the electors - Letter to Sir J. Swinburne-Letter on Irish affairs to H.R.H. the Duke of Sussex. Chapter XVII. Mr Curran's health declines - Letters to Mr. Hetherington - Resignation of his judicial office - Letters from London to Mr. Lube - Letters from Paris to the same - His last illness and death. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.