The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes. Francis Grose.
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes
The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes

The Antiquities of Ireland, 2 volumes

London: Printed for S. Hooper, 1791. First printing. Hardcover. 2 large quarto volumes (12.25 inches tall), contemporary ruddy calf, gilt ruled, gilt titled on spine, contents very good and bright, free of foxing, 266 plates, engraved vignettes on title pages, bindings good with some wear along joints, modest corner wear, some rubbing to spines and light loss to spine ends, neat restoration to outer joints. Ownership signature in each volume of Arthur Marmaduke Franklin Browne, probably Vicar of Affane, Co. Waterford, who died in 1869, but possibly the Arthur Browne (son of Marmaduke Browne and Anne Franklin Browne) (c. 1756-1805), born in Newport RI who, educated at Trinity, became a major Irish barrister and scholar of Irish law & history (author of several books) who served in the Irish Parliament as representative of the University of Dublin. In any case, a handsome Irish-owned set. Good. Item #H8681

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