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1798: An Hibernian Atlas; or General Description of the Kingdom of Ireland...9.5 by 7.5in.recess

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Dublin 2

1798: An Hibernian Atlas; or General Description of the Kingdom of Ireland...

9.5 by 7.5in.

recess printed by Laurie & Whittle, engraved by Ellis and Palmer, calf spine with label, marbled boards “….Divided Into Provinces; with Its Sub-Divisions of Counties, Baronies &c.by Bernard Scale shewing their Boundaries, Extent, Soil, Produce, Contents, Measure, Members of Parliament, and Numbers of Inhabitants; also the Cities, Boroughs, Villages, Mountains, Bogs, Lakes, Rivers and Natural Curiosities Together with the Great and Bye Post Roads. The Whole taken from actual Surveys and Observations by Bernard Scale, Land Surveyor and beautifully engraved on 78 Copper Plates by Messrs. Ellis and Palmer.” Engraved frontispiece, half title and 37 full page hand coloured maps including a map of Ireland, a map of each of the four Provinces of Leinster, Munster, Ulster and Connaught and a map of each of the 32 counties of Ireland.

1798: An Hibernian Atlas; or General Description of the Kingdom of Ireland...

9.5 by 7.5in.

recess printed by Laurie & Whittle, engraved by Ellis and Palmer, calf spine with label, marbled boards “….Divided Into Provinces; with Its Sub-Divisions of Counties, Baronies &c.by Bernard Scale shewing their Boundaries, Extent, Soil, Produce, Contents, Measure, Members of Parliament, and Numbers of Inhabitants; also the Cities, Boroughs, Villages, Mountains, Bogs, Lakes, Rivers and Natural Curiosities Together with the Great and Bye Post Roads. The Whole taken from actual Surveys and Observations by Bernard Scale, Land Surveyor and beautifully engraved on 78 Copper Plates by Messrs. Ellis and Palmer.” Engraved frontispiece, half title and 37 full page hand coloured maps including a map of Ireland, a map of each of the four Provinces of Leinster, Munster, Ulster and Connaught and a map of each of the 32 counties of Ireland.

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Dublin 2
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