Forth. The descendants of Ohy Finn Fothart [Fohart], brother of Conn of the hundred battles (king of Ireland from A.D. 123 to 158), were called Fotharta [Foharta], The Book of Rights (Leabhar-na-gCeart) Some of them settled in the present counties of Wexford and Carlow, where the two baronies of Forth still retain their name.
From a sad, comfortless childhood Giles Truelove developed into a reclusive and uncommunicative man whose sole passion was books. For so long they were the only meaning to his existence. But when fate eventually intervened to have the outside world intrude upon his life, he began to discover emotions that he never knew he had.
A touching story for the genuine booklover, written by an Irish bookseller under the pseudonym of Ralph St John Featherstonehaugh.
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