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" ... been so base as to instigate the insurgents to rob the clergy of their tithes, not in order to alleviate the distresses of the tenantry, but that they might add the clergy's share to the cruel rack-rents they already paid. The poor people of Munster... "
The Works of Sydney Smith - Page 99
by Sydney Smith - 1844 - 333 pages
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Collectanea Politica: Or, The Political Transactions of Ireland from the ...

William Wenman Seward - Ireland - 1803
...fatisfied with the prefent extortion, fome landlords have been fo bafe to inftigate the in (argents to rob the clergy of their tithes, not in order to alleviate the diftrefles of the tenantry, but that they might add the clergy's {hare to the cruel rack-rents already...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 34

1820
...landlord grasped the whole ; and sorry was he to add, that, not satisfied with the present extortion, some landlords had been so base as to instigate the...Clergy of their tithes ; not in order to alleviate the disiresses of the tenantry, but that they might add the Clergy's share to the cruel rack-rents they...
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The Literary journal, Volume 3

1804
...landlord grasped the whole, and sorry was he to add that not satisfied with the present extortions, some landlords had been so base as to instigate the insurgents to rob- the clergy of their tythes, not in order to alleviate the distresses of the tenantry, but that they might add the clergy's...
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An Historical Review of the State of Ireland from the Invasion of that ...

Francis Plowden - Ireland - 1806
...landlord grasped the whole, and sorry was he to add, that not satisfied with the present extortion, some landlords had been so base as to instigate the...might add the clergy's share to the cruel rackrents already paid. It would require the utmost ability of parliament to come to the root of those evils....
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An Historical Review of the State of Ireland from the Invasion of that ...

Francis Plowden - Ireland - 1806
...already paid. It would require the utmost ability of parliament to (Tome to the root of those evils. The poor people of Munster lived in a more abject state of poverty than human nature could be supposed able to bear l their miseries were intolerable, but they did not originate with the...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 46

1832
...whole ; and sorry I am to add, that, not satisfied with the present extortions, some landlords have been so base as to instigate the insurgents to rob...might add the clergy's share to the cruel rack-rents already paid." ' In such a country, they,' said Mr. Moore, ' who looked round where to sow the crop...
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An impartial history of Ireland, from the period of the English ..., Volume 4

Dennis Taaffe - 1811
...the whole; and sorry I am to add, that, not satisfied with the present extortion, some landlords have been so base, as to instigate the insurgents to rob...might add the clergy's share to the cruel rack-rents already paid. I fear it will require the utmost ability of parliament to come to the root of those...
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Speeches of the Right Hon. Henry Grattan: With Prefatory Observations, Volume 1

Henry Grattan - Ireland - 1813
...landlord grasped the whole: and sorry was he to add, that not satisfied with the present extortion, some landlords had been so base as to instigate the...might add the clergy's share to the cruel rack-rents already paid ; the poor people of Munster lived in a more abject itate of poverty than human nature...
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The Literary and Scientific Repository, and Critical Review, Volume 2

1821
...landlord grasped the whole ; and sorry was he to add, that, not ' satisfied with the present extortion, some landlords had been so ' base as to instigate...that they might add the clergy's share to the cruel rack' rents they already paid. The poor people of Munster lived in a 'more abject state of poverty...
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Travels in Ireland in the Year 1822: Exhibiting Brief Sketches of the Moral ...

Thomas Reid - Ireland - 1823 - 375 pages
...satisfied with the present extortion, * Wake-field's Account of Ireland, vol. ii. p. 773. LANDLORDS. 341 some landlords had been so base as to instigate the insurgents to rob the clergy of their tithe, not in order to alleviate the distress of their tenantry, but that they might add the clergy's...
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