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Title: Copy of Official Correspondence with Her Majesty's Government Relative to the Abduction of a Nun, Named Mary Ryan.
Description: London, House of Commons. 1865. 20pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 84. A clean copy. Correspondence between writers to various newspapers (Leeds Mercury, "Daily Telegraph"), regarding the abduction of Mary Ryan, of Irish descent, who was allegedly taken against her will via Dover by nuns (The Sisters of Mercy) who were transporting her to the Continent. Sister Theresa, as she was known to the nuns ended up at the Hospital St. Juilien, Bruges with a mental condition ("a very acute attack of mania"). She claimed "something came over her" when situated in the convent in the Commercial Road, the East End of London which preciptated the nuns to remove her ..
Keywords: Bevkkk British Parliamentary Paper Mary Ryan Abduction Nun Daily Telegraph Dover Local History Hospital St. Julien Ostend Bruges Sister Mercy Dublin Ireland Irish History Mount Argus Harold's Cross Commercial Road East Insanity Mental Interantional Incide
Price: GBP 20.00 = appr. US$ 28.56 Seller: Empire Books
- Book number: 139415