Nearly 2000 Irish country houses are feature d in this book, each having an alphabetical entry describing it. Almost all the entries give information on the history and ownership of the houses; many of them are enlivened with anecdotes and details. '
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Book Description Constable & Company Ltd, London, 1988. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. Second Edition. 320 pages. Author sets out to describe every Irish country house of which he knows, whether still standing or ruined or long demolished. Nearly 2000 houses are featured in this book, each having an alphabetical entry describing it. Illustrated with small scale B&W photos. Book is quite bumped at tale of spine, and bottom edge of cover close to spine; does not affect body of text. Dust jacket is edge worn, especially at extermities of spine and corners. In new mylar. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # H4889