Estes and Lauriat hardcover Boston: No Jacket as Issued. Limited to One Thousand Registered Sets. This book is Number of 1, sets. Grey cloth boards with beige title paste downs to spines, top edge gilt. Minor browning and soiling to spines of book and minor wear to edges.
Illustrated with photogravure frontispieces and engravings. Clean, bright interiors with illustrations. Glading Hill Emporium Published: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.
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May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. This is number of an edition limited to copies. Very good overall condition. Spine label is faded. No internal or external markings.
Bruce Davidson Books Published: Russell Books Ltd Condition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. This item ships from multiple locations. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves.
Red pebble boards, top edge gold gilt, red silk ribbon page marker, come with original box, the lid has two broken corners, edge wear to the box, clear plastic cover over book, inside flap broken from the clear plastic front. A couple of faint scratches. Overall the book looks very good. Edited, with an Introduction, by George Saintsbury, 45 illustrations. Frontpiece of Thackeray from a drawing by D. Great Britian stamped on the bottom of the box.
Thackeray: The Irish Sketch Book
Book Brown and red covers with black titleplate and gilt lettering on leather spine. Clean and tight pages, no markings in the book. Spine edges lightly rubbed.
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Illustrated with black and white sketches. Folded Corner Books Published: Greener Books Ltd Published: Any type of Customisation is possible. It is true that Thackeray writes about Irish vices but if this book is, as is claimed, one long anti-Irish slur,surely Thackeray would not have stated in it the compliment that 'I have met more gentlemen here than in any place I ever saw: Planned as such or not it laid the ground-work for the Holocaust that began three years later when 75 British army regiments began the at-gunpoint removal of Ireland's abundant foods.
The Irish Sketch Book by William Makepeace Thackeray
To identify each regiment and the Irish district it was assigned to starve, click the map on my www. Thackeray's malice went beyond attributing to the inherent natures of the Irish the utter destitution which British policies were inflicting. More revealingly, he attacks truthful books written about Ireland just previously by de Toqueville, Beaumont, et al. He even reached back some 75 years to smear the immortal Dean Jonathan Swift who was among the first to risk all by telling the truth about British rule in Ireland.
Swift wasn't touched, but the printer of his "Modest Proposal" et al.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. Shop for Books on Google Play Browse the world's largest eBookstore and start reading today on the web, tablet, phone, or ereader. The Irish sketch-book , Volume 1. User Review - Flag as inappropriate It is true that Thackeray writes about Irish vices but if this book is, as is claimed, one long anti-Irish slur,surely Thackeray would not have stated in it the compliment that 'I have met more gentlemen here than in any place I ever saw: