Picturesque views of the antiquities of Ireland.

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Ireland -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works, Ireland -- Pictorial



StatementDrawn on stone by James D. Harding, from the sketches of Robert O"Callaghan Newenham.
GenrePictorial works.
ContributionsHarding, James Duffield, 1798-1863, illustrator.
LC ClassificationsDA920 .N54
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. in 1.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6936616M
LC Control Number04003155

Picturesque Ireland, a Literary and Artistic Delineation of the Natural Scenery, Remarkable Places, Historical Antiquities, Public Buildings, Ancient Abbeys, Towers, Castles and Other Romantic and Attractive Features of Ireland [John Savage (edited by)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Picturesque Ireland, a Literary and Artistic Delineation of the Natural Scenery Author: John Savage (edited by). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker.

The antiquities of Ireland Item Preview remove-circle 1, Views. 2 Favorites. DOWNLOAD OPTIONS download 1 file Pages: This extensive work details various periods of Irish history, from the Iron Age through It contains information on early civilizations, governments, ethnic groups, localities, geographical features, architecture, wars; royal lineages, and church histories and architecture, among other topics.

Included are extensive chronologies as well as lists of nobles, clergymen, and government. Black's Picturesque Tour of Ireland. The store will not work correctly in the case when cookies are disabled.


The Antiquities of Ireland. London: Printed for S. Hooper, Two volumes. Folio (10 by /2 inches), contemporary full diced brown calf, elaborately gilt. The antiquities and history of Ireland, by Ware, James, Sir, ; Davies, John, Sir, Historical relations: or, A discovery of the true causes why Ireland was never entirely subdued.

The Scenery and Antiquities of Ireland by J. Stirling Coyne and N. Willis, circa Archaeologia Hibernica: A Handbook of Irish Antiquities, Pagan and Christian, by William F. Wakeman, Featured Books. The Great Book of Ireland: Interesting Stories, Irish History & Random Facts About Ireland (History & Fun Facts 1) Bill O'Neill.

out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ # The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero Timothy Egan. The Ring of Kerry is a popular tourist trail, but it’s arguably the most scenic of all Irish routes and well worth runs for miles in southwest Ireland with views including heather-topped mountains, lush meadows, glacial lakes, waterfalls, medieval ruins, jaw-dropping coastal scenery with idyllic beaches, castles and more.

A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of Noblemen and Gentlemen in Great Britain and Ireland by MORRIS F.O. (Texts by) Benjamin Fawcett (Printer) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Antiquities and History of Ireland was written by Sir James Ware () a prominent 17 th century Irish historian.

Ware was a prolific writer, editor, translator, publisher and an important pioneer in the field of modern Irish historical scholarship. ⬇ Download antiquities - stock photos and images in the best photography agency reasonable prices millions of high quality and royalty-free stock photos and images.

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Joyce - 2 PDF E-Books 1 DVD £ The antiquities of England and Wales displayed: being a grand repository of elegance, taste and entertainment: containing.

descriptions of all the most remarkable elegant and magnificent ruins and ancient buildings. embellished and illustrated with a new and elegant collection of picturesque views and representations.

to which are added. An essay, by Thomas Davis, on the antiquities of Ireland. Annals of the Famine in Ireland is Asenath Nicholson's sequel to Ireland's Welcome to the undaunted American widow returned to Ireland in the midst of the Great Famine and helped organise relief for the destitute and hungry.

Her account is not a history of the famine, but personal eyewitness testimony to the suffering it. Injust after Ireland’s death, appeared Picturesque Views, with an Historical Account of the Inns of Court in London and Westminster, and the series was concluded by the publication in of Picturesque Views on the River Severn (2 vols.), with colored lithographs, after drawings by Ireland, and descriptions by T.

Harral. His Two books of the writers of Ireland, wherein are many remarkable pieces of antiquity, much augmented from the author's original manuscripts By way of appendix is added that rare and admirable Discourse of Sir John Davis [sic], Knight, of the cause why Ireland was no sooner reduced to the obedience of the crown of England.

Other Titles. Picturesque Wirral, Illustrated in a Series of Thirty-One Views from Original Photographs, with Short Descriptions and an Indication of the Walks to Some of the Places Illustrated and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Antiquities of England and Wales Displayed: Being a Grand Repository of Elegance, Taste and Entertainment: Containing Descriptions of All the Most Remarkable Elegant and Magnificent Ruins and Ancient Buildings Embellished and Illustrated with a New and Elegant Collection of Picturesque Views and Representations to which are Added, Various Historical Descriptions, and Many.

Antiquities of Ireland, originally published inbecame of great repute in its day but now holds little authority. However, it is illustrated with numerous engravings depicting castles, abbeys, and round towers, all engraved by J.

Ford, for which it is now most highly valued. Goodness, so many books.

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If you are looking for a comprehensive, single-volume survey of Irish history, I can recommend Thomas Bartlett's Ireland: A History (Cambridge, ). He writes in a breezy, readable style and covers the subject thoroughly.

Picturesque is an aesthetic ideal introduced into English cultural debate in by William Gilpin in Observations on the River Wye, and Several Parts of South Wales, etc.

Relative Chiefly to Picturesque Beauty; made in the Summer of the Yeara practical book which instructed England’s leisured travellers to examine “the face of a country by the rules of picturesque beauty”.

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Pictures and Maps from “Complete HISTORICAL DESCRIPTIONS of a New and Elegant COLLECTION of PICTURESQUE VIEWS and REPRESENTATIONS of the ANTIQUITIES of ENGLAND and WALES: Being a Grand Copper-Plate Repository of Elegance, Taste, and Entertainment containing a New and Complete Collection Of superb VIEWS of RUINS and ANTIENT BUILDINGS [etc.

etc.]” by Henry. Near the scenic Wicklow Mountains and among the ruins of Ireland’s Ancient East, Wicklow is a small village with plenty to see and do, like taking. Print book: English: The 2d all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Ireland -- History.

Ireland -- Antiquities. Antiquities. View. The best books that are about, set in, or have something to do with Ireland. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Words and pictures from “A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of The Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland with descriptive and historical letterpress” edited by The Rev. Morris, B.A., author of a “history of british birds,” dedicated by permission to her most gracious majesty the queen.

A fabulous example of eight-colour printing, using of course multiple print. History at Ulysses Rare Books» Antiquarian and rare book dealer based in Dublin, Ireland. U lysses R are B ooks; menu; Call: + (0)1 My Account. My Books: 0 items; Browse Books. The Scenery and Antiquities of Ireland.

Two Volumes () by W.J. Bartlett € Teague, Shenkin and Sawney by J O Bartley € “The history of Ireland could be written as the history of property from two angles.” A large influence on Foster was exercised by one of his teachers, F.S.L. Lyons, who, amongst other things, wrote a book called Culture and Anarchy in Ireland.

This was about the collision of Irish cultural stereotypes. Read Ireland‚ Historic and Picturesque online by Charles Johnston atthe free online library full of thousands of classic books. Now you can read Ireland‚ Historic and Picturesque free from the comfort of your computer or mobile phone and enjoy other many other free books by Charles Johnston.

ReadCentral has helped thousands of people read books online without the need. First edition. Longmans. London. Octavo. pp. Mounted Woodburytype frontispiece, 11 further Woodburytypes, folding map. Original publisher’s cloth, gilt lettering, rules and motif. Chipped to head and tail of spine. Corners bumped.

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