The Secret Societies of Ireland ~ Captain Hugh B C Pollard 1888

“The Secret Societies of Ireland, their rise and progress.” Free to download
https://archive.org/details/secretsocietieso00poll

For the purposes of this book I have undertaken a considerable amount of research, and have read all the existing books, pamphlets and contemporary journals, germane to the subject, upon which I could lay my hands.”  HBCP