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The History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern, Taken from the Most Authentic Records, and Dedicated to the Irish Brigade by  Abbe. Continuations By John Mitchell and D. B. Conyngham Mac-Geoghegan - Hardcover - 1886 - from Resource Books, LLC and Biblio.com

The History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern, Taken from the Most Authentic Records, and Dedicated to the Irish Brigade

by Mac-Geoghegan, Abbe. Continuations By John Mitchell and D. B. Conyngham

Condition: Fair


New York: D. & J. Sadlier, 1886. Attractively bound National History of Ireland from 1886, illustrated throughout with engravings. Green cloth lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt, 10.5 inches tall and 2.75 inches thick, all edges gilt. Edges rubbed with some fraying to the corners and spine ends, some scuffing and small chips to rear cover, front hinge internally cracked but secure, text block sound, pages slightly age-toned but clean, title page partially detached, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
  • Bookseller: Resource Books, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 031479
  • Title: The History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern, Taken from the Most Authentic Records, and Dedicated to the Irish Brigade
  • Author: Mac-Geoghegan, Abbe. Continuations By John Mitchell and D. B. Conyngham
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fair
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: D. & J. Sadlier
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1886
  • Keywords: IRISH HISTORY IRELAND EUROPE EUROPEAN
  • Bookseller catalogs: World History, World Wars and Militaria; Travel & Exploration, International Culture;
  • Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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