The Daughter of Donagh (1920)
Book ID: 63274
The Daughter of Donagh. A Cromwellian Drama in Four Acts. Dublin: Martin Lester, (1920) Pp, 73. Brown paper boards, title label to upper cover. Light wear to covers, contents age-toned.
Based on her unpublished 1893 novel, ‘The Cromwellians,’ it combines the theme of Irish dispossession with a transgressive relationship: between a Cromwellian soldier and the daughter of the Irish family on which he has been quartered. It was first performed by the Cork National Players in 1905.