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By Catherine Cox, Susannah Riordan

This edited assortment is the 1st to handle the subject of formative years in Irish background. It brings jointly tested and rising students to ascertain the adventure of Irish teens from the 'affective revolution' of the early 19th century to the emergence of the teen within the Nineteen Sixties.

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See John Anderson, History of the Belfast Library and Society for Promoting Knowledge, commonly known as the Linen Hall Library, chiefly taken from the minutes of the society and published in connection with the centenary celebration in 1888 (Belfast: M’Caw, Stevenson & Orr, 1888), 19, 42, 76, 82. 60. William Cairns, Outlines of lectures on logic and belles lettres: With a synopsis of the ancient logic (Belfast: Thomas Mairs, 1835), 103, 106–7, 110; James Hirst, Address to the Belfast Historic Society (Belfast: Thomas Mairs, 1831), 14; Tom Clyde, Irish literary magazines: An outline history and descriptive bibliography (Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2002), 84.

Firstly, it is apparent in the correspondence Robert James Tennent conducted with his friend William Mitchell when attempting to establish the Society of the Crescent. There is, admittedly, an element of jocularity and badinage in this correspondence. Mitchell, for example, mocked the ‘manifest absurdity’ of Tennent’s arguments, while Tennent, in turn, scoffed at what he believed to be the superficiality of Mitchell’s positions. But neither were poseurs. 41 A degree of caution is required when assessing the significance of this expedition.

John Tosh, A man’s place: Masculinity and the middle-class home in Victorian England (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007), 105. 31. William Mitchell to RJT, 3 Mar. 1821 (PRONI, Tennent Papers, D/1748/G/457/14). 32. William Mitchell to RJT, 17 Mar. 1821 (PRONI, Tennent Papers, D/1748/G/457/19). 33. James Montgomery to RJT, 30 Jan. 1823 (PRONI, Tennent Papers, D/1748/D/1748/G/465/20). 34. ‘2 plans of societies 1819’ (PRONI, Tennent Papers, D/1748/G/754/5 and 6). 35. ‘2 plans of societies 1819’; John Hutton to RJT, 6 Dec.

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