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Title: Irish Families. Their Names, Arms and ...
Publisher: Dublin : Hodges Figgis & Co.,
Publication Date: 1957
Book Condition: Gut
Book Description Dublin, Hodges Figgis & Co., 1957. Second Edition - Reprinted with Corrections (Best Edition). Quarto. 366 pages with multiple illustrations of faily crests and a coloured folding map of Ireland in the years 1330-1600 showing the location of the principle Gaelic septs, together with the leading families of Norman origin. Original Hardcover. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Remains of a dustjacket slightly stuck to the rear board. The best version of this book is not the first edition but this second, corrected version with the beautiful spacious typesetting on very good paper. Includes the following chapters: Introduction / The Distortion of our Surnames / Distribution and Continuity / Christian Names / Changes of Name / Irish Families, Their Names and Origins / Barony Map / Irish Family Arms / Anglo-Irish Families. Appendices: A. Surnames indigenous and common in Britain which are used as the anglicized forms of Gaelic Irish Surnames / B. Surnames commonly and correctly regarded as GAelic Irish which are nevertheless found indigenous outside Ireland / C. Gaelic Irish surnames which have an English appearance but are nevertheless rarely, if ever, found indigenous in Britain /. Bookseller Inventory # 28120AB