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" knew the old Countess of Desmond of Inchiquin in Munster, who lived in the year 1589 and many years since, who was married in Edward the Fourth's time, and held her jointure from all Earls of Desmond since then ; and that this is true all the noblemen... "
Rambles in the South of Ireland During the Year 1838 - Page 190
by Lady Georgiana Chatterton - 1839
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The Works of Sir Walter Ralegh, Kt: The history of the world

Sir Walter Raleigh - Great Britain - 1829 - 498 pages
...was an Indian presented to Solyman, general of the Turk's army, who had outlived three hundred years. I myself knew the old countess of Desmond, of Inchiquin...1589, and many years since, who was married in Edward the Fourth's time, and held her jointure from all the earls of Desmond since then; and that this is...
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An Olla Podrida: Or, Scraps, Numismatic, Antiquarian, and Literary, Volume 1

Richard Sainthill - Archaeology - 1844 - 548 pages
...others coming in their place." Sir Walter Ralegh, in his History of the World, Book 1, ch. 5, page 45, mentions, " I myself knew the old Countess of Desmond...1589, and many years since ; who was married in Edward the Fourth's time, and held her joynture from all the Earls of Desmond since then ; and that this is...
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Quarterly Review, Volume 92

English literature - 1853 - 566 pages
...History of the World, says expressly that he himself " knew the old Countess of Desmond, of Inchiquin, who lived in the year 1589, and many years since, who was married in Edward the Fourth's time, and held her jointure from all the Earls of Desmond since then ; and that this is...
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A Second Series of Vicissitudes of Families

Bernard Burke - Family - 1860 - 452 pages
...acquaintance, as he tells us in that surprising monument of bis erudition, the " Historic of the World :" * " I myself knew the old Countess of Desmond, of Inchiquin,...1589, and many years since, who was married in Edward the Fourth's time, and held her joynture from all the Earls of Desmond since then ; and that this is...
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The Old Countess of Desmond: An Inquiry, Did She Ever Seek Redress at the ...

Richard Sainthill - 1861 - 94 pages
...Book i., ch. 5, p. 45, mentions, " I myself knew the old Countess of Desmond of Inchiquin, in Monster, who lived in the year 1589 and many years since; who was married in Edward IV.'s time, and held her jointure from all the Earls of Desmond since then, and that this is true all...
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The Dublin Review, Volume 50

Nicholas Patrick Wiseman - 1861 - 1116 pages
...there states (at p. 66) — " I my self knew the old Countess of Desmond, of Inchiquin in Minister, who lived in the year 1589, and many years since; who was married in Edward the Fourth's time, and held her joynture from all the Earles of Desmond since then ; and that this...
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The old countess of Desmond, an inquiry. From the Proc., Roy ..., Volume 1

Richard Sainthill - 1861 - 92 pages
...VIII.'s reign) ; but Sir Walter Ralegh remarks " that the old Countess was married in Edward IV.'s time, and held her joynture from all the Earls of Desmond since then," which conveys the idea that she became a widow during Edward IV.'s reign ; and this applies only to...
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Things to be Remembered in Daily Life ...

John Timbs - 1863 - 280 pages
...dentire (produce teeth) twice or thrice." Sir Walter Raleigh, in his History of the World, says : " I myself knew the old Countess of Desmond of Inchiquin,...1589, and many years since, who was married in Edward IV.'s time, and held her jointure from all the Earls of Desmond since • Letter of Baron Alderson,...
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The book of days, a miscellany of popular antiquities, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - Chronology, Historical - 1862 - 880 pages
...in their place. Sir Walter Raleigh, moreover, in his History of the World, says : ' I myself kneio the old Countess of Desmond, of Inchiquin, in Munster,...1589, and many years since, who was married in Edward the Fourth's time, and held her jointure from all the Earls of Desmond since then ; and that this is...
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The old countess of Desmond, an inquiry. From the Proc., Roy ..., Volume 2

Richard Sainthill - 1863 - 130 pages
...v., sec. 5, folio edition, 1614. p. 66 : — " I myself knew the Countess of Desmond of Inchiquinin Munster, who lived in the year 1589, and many years since, who was manyedin Edward IV.'s time, and held her jointure from all the Earls of Desmond since then ; and that...
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