Land of Lies: A Collection of Original Irish Poetry (2016)

E.P. McKenna

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At its apogee, around 1920, the British empire was the greatest—the biggest, at any rate—ever known. It was estimated that in 1997 about 10% of the population had incomes below the poverty line. It occurred to this artist, that, instead of the marked distinction which was made by the old system between the garden and its accompaniments on the one hand, and the surrounding country on the other, it might be possible to give to the former some of the simplicity of the country, and invest that, on the other hand, with somewhat of the refinement of the garden.

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