By: Birmingham, George A. (pseudonym of James Owen Hannay, 1865-1950.)

Price: $100.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good-

225 pp + publisher's advertisements, 8vo (8 1/2" H) - dark green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board. Top edge gilt. Fore edges of textblock untrimmed. 12 colour plates from oil paintings by Jack B. Yeats, tipped on to gray stock and tissue-covered (collated). Chapter headings: The Higher Official; The Minor Official; The Policeman; The Squireen; The Politician; The Country Gentleman; The Farmer; The Publican; The Exile from Erin; The Parish Priest; The "Minister"; The Young Lady and Gentleman in Business. Previous owner's name/date on front pastedown, faint pencil erasure marks on free front endpaper, light edgewear, slight browning to spine, some soiling/browning to yapped page edges.


Author Name: Birmingham, George A. (pseudonym of James Owen Hannay, 1865-1950.)

Illustrator: Jack B. Yeats, colour plates.

Categories: Literature, Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators,

Edition: Reprint.

Publisher: Edinburgh, T.N. Foulis: 1914

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 23392

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