London: Jonathan Cape, (1954). First edition. Hardcover. 340 pp., frontispiece and 4 full-page plates, 3 illustrations in the text, folding map; octavo, original green cloth, jacket. Near fine in lightly worn, near very good jacket. Item #23386
Impressions of Ireland gathered from travelers from Britain and the continent in the 16th to the 19th centuries. Including literary figures, adventurers, soldiers, royals, "an eccentric English bookseller" etc.