The History of Ireland, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time: Derived from native annals, and from the researches of ... other Eminent Scholars... Supplemented with essays on the land league movement... together with a Geography and Description of the Country, Arms and Heraldic Devices, etc., etc. Beautifully Illustrated with Chromo-Lithographs and Steel Engravings. PROSPECTUS COPY (Not full-edition, publishers promotional copy.)

By: HAVERTY, Martin:

Price: £150.00

Quantity: 1 available


Hardback, 10.5 x 7 inches. Quarter bound dark brown morocco leather to spine and corners, maroon pebbled cloth boards with pictorial gilt design to front, blind embossed on rear side. Marbled endpapers and edges. Pebbled decorative cloth alternative cover and leather spine examples pasted to inner boards. In very good condition. Some rubbing to extremities; Corners rubbed, bumped and chipped, rubbing to spine and ends. Some light rubbing to cloth. Some surface rubbing to spine examples on inside cover. Cloth reinforced inner hinges. Some minor darkening to endpapers with tiny hole nr centre of prelims (stops at title page). A couple of minor spots to pages/plates else a very clean and tight copy. Rare publishers promotional piece. (History) xii + 16, +12pp; (Geography) 16pp.; (Arms) 8pp colour pages, 15pp b&w plates. 10pp blank subscribers list. 19 B&W engraved plates and portraits including decorative title page and frontis (all guarded). 2 other B&W portraits (not guarded), and double-page colour map.

Title: The History of Ireland, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time: Derived from native annals, and from the researches of ... other Eminent Scholars... Supplemented with essays on the land league movement... together with a Geography and Description of the Country, Arms and Heraldic Devices, etc., etc. Beautifully Illustrated with Chromo-Lithographs and Steel Engravings. PROSPECTUS COPY (Not full-edition, publishers promotional copy.)

Author Name: HAVERTY, Martin:

Categories: IRELAND,

Publisher: New York, Thomas Kelly, 1885 3rd edition:

Seller ID: 82188

Keywords: IRELAND HAVERTY, Martin: The History of Ireland, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time: Derived from native annals, and from the researches of ... other Eminent Scholars... Supplemented with essays on the land league movement... together with a Geography and Description of the Country, Arms and Heraldic Devices, etc., etc. Beautifully Illustrated with Chromo-Lithographs and Steel Engravings. PROSPECTUS COPY, publishers promotional copy, 1885 3rd edition, colour, map, engravings, portraits, advert, Thomas Kelly,