Person    | Male  Born 22/11/1830  Died 24/4/1912

Justin H. McCarthy

Categories: Literature, Politics & Administration

Countries: Ireland

Born Dunmanway, near Cork, Ireland. Politician and writer.
He wrote or co-wrote more than 50 novels including ‘Miss Misanthrope’ and ‘Donna Quixote’. Member of parliament from 1886 to 1900. Died London.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Justin H. McCarthy

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