ADVERTISEMENTS FOR IRELAND: Being a Description of the State of Ireland in the Reign of James I. Contained in a Manuscript in the Library of Trinity College Dublin. An Extra Volume of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland.
Place Published: Dublin
Publisher: Royal Society of Antiquaries
Date Published: 1923
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 21456
viii, 66 pp.; royal 8vo, green cloth stamped in gilt and blind.
Text is from a manuscript of uncertain authorship, but dated with certainty to 1623. This was toward the end of "plantation" period during which the British government seized Catholic owned lands in Ireland and turned them over to Protestant settlers, mainly from England, Wales, and Scotland.