- authors, scholars
Vol. 1: The history of the bishops of that kingdom, and such matters ecclesiastical and civil, in which they were concerned, from the first propagation of Christianity therein to the present time [...]; Vol. 2: The history and antiquities of Ireland [...] Also, the history of the writers of Ireland, in two parts, viz. 1. Such writers who were born in that kingdom, and 2. Such who, though foreigners, enjoying preferments or offices there or had their education in it, with an account of the work they published.