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Patrick Weston Joyce 1827-1914

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Born in Glenosheen, County Limerick. He worked in various teaching positions throughout his career. He published works on linguistics, music, geography and history. These include English as We Speak It in Ireland, The Origins and History of Irish Names of Places, Ancient Irish Music, The Geography of the Country of Ireland, Old Celtic Romances and A Social History of Ancient Ireland. He is buried in Dublin.

Further information, location and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book