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The Rebecca rioter: A Story of Killay Life

by Elizabeth Amy Dillwyn

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Published by Macmillan and Co .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23548059M
OCLC/WorldCa46859850

As part of the project, artists were also commissioned to create 12 original artworks, one to reflect each book. This exhibition will tour Wales in Novels included in the 12 include The Rebecca Rioter by Amy Dilwyn, which is mainly set around Upper Killay in Swansea and The Owl Service, by Alan Garner, which is based in Llanymawddwy, in.   As part of the project, artists were also commissioned to create 12 original artworks, one to reflect each book. This exhibition will tour Wales in Novels included in the 12 include The Rebecca Rioter by Amy Dilwyn, which is mainly set around Upper Killay in Swansea and The Owl Service, by Alan Garner, which is based in Llanymawddwy.

Dillwyn, Amy, The Rebecca Rioter: a Story of Killay Life, vol. I, pp. [Novel] Published in two volumes by Macmillan in , and later serialized in The South Wales Daily Post. Godfrey, Howard, Rebecca revisited: A note on Amy Dillwyn’s story of Killay (), Gower, Vol. 37, Holyhead.   A brief stop at Upper Killay (home in Dillwyn's novel to a rough crowd of poachers, thieves and drunks) and then we swept across the cattle grid and on to the moor. In , Amy Dillwyn’s father and uncle, both JPs, had spent many a fruitless night patrolling the moor looking for Rebecca or waiting at a nearby Inn for action.

Full text of "Y Cymmrodor: The Magazine of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion" See other formats.   During that difficult time she turned to writing novels - ‘The Rebecca Rioter’ is considered the best of the six she had published. Set in the Killay area, it draws on her father’s experiences of the attacks on the Pontardulais toll-gate to tell of a young working-class man’s struggles with the injustice and social inequalities of the time.


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avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 7 editions. The Rebecca Rioter (as The Rebecca Rioter: A Story of Killay Life) was published by Macmillan inby 'E. Dillwyn.' Telling the fictionalized account of a Rebecca rioter, loyal to the cause even when transported to Australia, the novel shows Dillwyn's political views, liberal toward the Rebecca riots and against English rule, despite her.

The movement took its name - Rebecca - from Genesis "Let thy seed possess the gate of those which hate them".

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The Rebecca Rioter: A Story of Killay Life. Lon don, The author was a pioneer of women's rights in industrial and public life. This is her first book and covers the tax protests in South Wales inwhose male participants disguised themselves. William Dillwyn () Diaries - Transcribed by Richard Morris, from the thirteen notebooks held at the National Library of Wales.

Lewis Llewelyn Dillwyn () Lauban, Transcribed and annotated by Martin Laverty, July-SeptFebJune from manuscript notes held at the West Glamorgan Archives of a lecture read to the Royal Institution of South Wales by Lewis Llwellyn.

Elizabeth Amy Dillwyn – The Rebecca rioter: a story of Killay life, Amy Dillwyn was a novelist, industrialist and activist that spent most of her life in her home city of Swansea. ‘The Rebecca rioter’ was the writer’s first novel and is recognised as her best work.

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