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Wynne, A General History of Ireland.

Wynne, A General History of Ireland.

Wynne, John Huddlestone. A General History of Ireland. From the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time. [First Edition]. London, Printed by Edward Cox for George Riley, 1772. 20 x 13.5 cm. Vol.1: xxxii, 480 pages plus 11 pages Index. With six Plates, incl. frontispiece and plate showing the Author. Engraving on dedication page. Also a folding hand outlined folding Map. / Vol.2: 388 pages, (2) [Genealogical Table] plus four pages Index. With a Frontispiece. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards. Speckled edges. Red morocco spine labels with gilt titles. Gilt volume numbers on spine. Raised bands. Very good condition. Binding rubbed and bumped with minor abrasions and material losses to spine ends and corners. Hinges weak, but holding. Boards remain attached. Edges and end papers age darkened. Ex Libris on front paste downs. Name of previous owner on front free end papers, dated 1787. Internally mildly age darkened, but otherwise very clean. A very nice copy.

Our price: EUR 595,-- 

Wynne, A General History of Ireland.
Wynne, A General History of Ireland.
Wynne, A General History of Ireland.
Wynne, A General History of Ireland.
Wynne, A General History of Ireland.

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