Speech of Mr. William Smith O'Brien, M.P. in the House of Commons on the 10th April 1848.
[Mr. William Smith O'Brien, M.P.].
|Main Creator:||O'Brien, William Smith, 1803-1864|
Reprint of a speech by Mr. William Smith O'Brien, M.P., in the House of Commons, 10 April 1848. Includes handwritten note at top left of item "Please return to W[illiam] O'Brien" with in manuscript hand on verso the number '438' . First lines read: "I do not rise, sir, for the purpose of entering at length into the details of this bill. I care very little about those details. I see in this measure a new attempt to meet the claims of Ireland by coercion rather than by conciliation; and it is in that view, rather than upon any technical form, that I oppose it".
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[Dublin : J. F. Fowler printer], 1848.
Two copies of this item are held in the Department of Ephemera.
Physical description: 1 sheet ; 45 x 29 cm.
EPH E485: From the William Smith O'Brien collection