The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 6

The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 6

Read FREE!

The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 6

The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 6

Read FREE!

Excerpt

CONTENTS

VOL. VI--IRELAND ( 1775-1902)

Page

BURKE--I On Conciliation with America (1775)3

II Principles in Politics (1780)40

III At the Trial of Warren Hastings (1788)50

GRATTAN--I A Plea for Irish Legislative Independence (1780)59

II Invective Against Corry (1800)71

SHERIDAN--At the Trial of Warren Hastings (1788)77

CURRAN--I In Behalf of Rowan and Free Speech (1794)99

II At the Prosecution of Johnson for Libel (1805)127

WOLF TONE--On Being Found Guilty (1798)132

EMMET--On Being Found Guilty of Treason (1803)137

CHARLES PHILLIPS--I An Address to Catholics149

II The Character of Napoleon (About 1817)157

LORD PLUNKET--On Catholic Relief (1821)162

SHEIL--I On the Irish as "Aliens" (1837)173

II On the Disabilities of the Jews (1848)177

ISAAC BUTT--At the Bar of the House of Lords (1840)188

O'CONNELL--In Favor of the Repeal of the Union (1843)195

MEAGHER--On Abhorring the Sword (1846)209

A. M. SULLIVAN--On the Zulu War (1879)217

PARNELL--I On the Forged Letter Printed in the London Times (1887)224

II On the Home Rule Bill (1886)230

MICHAEL DAVITT--On the Irish Land League (1889)244

JOHN DILLON--On the Death of Gladstone (1898)252

JOHN E. REDMOND--Ireland and the Coronation (1902)255

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.