John Augustus O'Shea

(1839—1905) journalist

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(1839–1905), journalist and novelist. Born in Nenagh, the son of a journalist, and educated at the Catholic University, Dublin [see universities], he wrote the novels Military Mosaics (1888) and Mated in the Morgue (1889) about life in France.

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

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