Cín Lae Amhlaoibh

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Cín Lae Amhlaoibh is a diary written by Amhlaoibh Ó Súilleabháin (1780–1837) between the years 1827 to 1835. It is invaluable for the insight it gives into life in rural Ireland in the early 19th century, and is a rare example of an early modern diary written in the Irish language.


  • de Bhaldraithe, Tomás: Cín Lae Amhlaoibh. Leabhair Thaighde. an 18ú hImleabhar. An Clóchomhar Teoranta, Baile Átha Cliath 1970/1973/1976
  • Amhlaoibh Ó Súilleabháin (1979) The Diary of an Irish Countryman 1827-1835, translated and edited by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.