Kathleen O'Meara

(1839—1888) writer

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(1839–1888), novelist. Born in Dublin, she lived nearly all of her life in Paris. Her novels such as Robin Redbreast's Victory are pro-Catholic and seek to illustrate how improved understanding between denominations may help to solve landlord and tenant problems in Ireland. The Battle of Connemara (1878) advances similar views.

From The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.

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