La misère en Irlande = The misery in Ireland.
Illustration from p. 76 of the French journal 'L'Univers Illustré', 1880. Image at top left: "Une cabane dans le comte de Galway" = "A cabin in the county of Galway", shows a man standing at the entrance to his tiny dwelling. Illustrationat top right: "Enfants apportant de la tourbe pour chauffer l'école, comté de Mayo" = "Children brining peat [turf] to heat schools, County Mayo". Illustration at bottom of sheet: "Pas d'argent, pas de crédit. Une visit dans le village d'Aaslegh" = "No money, no credit. A visit in the village of Aaslegh [Aasleagh, Co. Galway]", shows a visitor [a rent-collector?] seated with an umbrella, inside a dwelling while the residents and their dog sit glumly beside the fire. Accompanied by related newsclipping featuring an article written by R. Bryon, with the headline 'La misère en Irlande'.
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[Paris : Imp. de la Libraire Nouvelle, n.d., ca. 1880?].
Formerly held at NLI call number PD HP (1880) 12.
Physical description: 1 print (3 illustrations) : wood engraving ; 39.5 x 26.9 cm..