Eire – Ireland – Wright, G. N. Ireland Illustrated, in a Series of Views, of Cities, Towns, Public Buildings, Streets, Docks, Churches, Antiquities, Abbeys, Towers, Castles, Seats of the Nobility, etc. etc. From Original Drawings, by G. Petrie, W. H. Bartlett, & T. M. Baynes. Engraved on Steel, under the direction of E. Goodall, etc. etc. With Historical & Topographical Descriptions. London, H. Fisher, Son, and Jackson, 1831. Sm. 4to. 2 ll. title + preface, 80 pp. With engraved illustrated title and

46 ( of 80 ) steel engravings

(c. 4⅜ × 6¼ in [11 × 16 cm]), mostly in oblong format, on 23 plts. Contemp. marbled h. calf with leather corners and green back-plate. Yellow edges.

Text complete and almost quite fresh. Most plates fresh or only a little marginal foxed, some more, and four really strong. Back a little rubbed, the covers with a negligible brown spot.

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