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Sir John Thomas Gilbert (1829–1898)

Gilbert, John Thomas. An Irish historical writer; born in Dublin, Ireland, Jan. 23, 1829; died there, May 23, 1898. He was the editor of a series of important publications entitled ‘Historic Literature of Ireland.’ His principal published works include: ‘History of the City of Dublin’ (1854–59); ‘History of Affairs in Ireland, 1641–52’ (1879–81); ‘History of the Irish Confederation and War in Ireland, 1641–49’ (1882–90).