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Auction #115 begins on 30 May 2024

Thomas Wright

The History of Ireland

From the Earliest Period of the Irish Annals, to the Present Time

Published: John Tallis and Company, London, ca.1850

Edition: 1850 edition

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3 Volumes

Thomas Wright, The History of Ireland;

from the earliest period of the Irish Annals,

to the present time.

Half-calf green leather on marbled boards.

Morocco title labels, decorative gilt bands.

Steel engravings by H. Warren.

Bookplate on the inside of each volume.

Light foxing . A very beautiful and tall set. 

Volume 1.

iv, 728 pages. Frontispiece + vignette.

Fold-out map + plates.

Volume 2.

iv, 663 pages. Frontispiece portrait of Duke of Ormond

+ portrait of Oliver Cromwell + plates.

Volume 3.

iv, 592 pages. Frontispiece of Queen Victoria 

+ plate of Lord Edward Fitzgerald's capture + vignette + plates.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

Shipping weight 6000g. 

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 28 x 20 cm
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 0657087803
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Credit Cards - PayPal - Cheque.
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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