The Tourist's Illustrated Hand-Book for Ireland; with numerous engravings, from drawings by Cruikshank, Crowquill, Lover, Mahony, etc., and a profusion of minor illustrations. Great Exhibition Year.
The Tourist's Illustrated Hand-Book for Ireland; with numerous engravings, from drawings by Cruikshank, Crowquill, Lover, Mahony, etc., and a profusion of minor illustrations. Great Exhibition Year.

The Tourist's Illustrated Hand-Book for Ireland; with numerous engravings, from drawings by Cruikshank, Crowquill, Lover, Mahony, etc., and a profusion of minor illustrations. Great Exhibition Year.

London: John Cassell, 1853. [Irish Travel Guide] SECOND EDITION. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.[84] 248 [64]. With a frontispiece engraving, a folding map of Ireland / plan of the Irish Industrial Exhibition building, and numerous in-text engravings by various artists. Publisher's blind-decorated 'pea' green cloth, with gilt titles to spine, and advertisements to pink endpapers. A lovely crisp, clean copy, with just a little toning to spine and some rubbing to head-cap. Near fine. A 'Murray's' or 'Baedeker' style travel guide, first published in 1852 for English tourists taking the train and steamer to visit Ireland, via London. Item #59589

Price: £250.00

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