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Lot 133/0221

SOLD Hammer price: €400, Estimate: €550-750

Rare 19th Century Irish Binding

O’Rourke (Rev. John)
The Centenary Life of O’Connell, 12mo D. (J. Duffy) 1877. First Edn., a.e.g., silk ends, tooled gilt doublours, full green mor. with gilt fillet, panel & other decorations of shamrocks on both covers, and with sm. crimson mor. overlays onall corners, the large tooled gilt harp in centre of both covers highlight with blue, by J. Duffy,Binder, Dublin. In a slip case. V. good. (1)
* Association copy, inscribed ‘George Russell from his affectionate friend Catherine Gladstone,’ also ‘In Memoriam W.E.G. 1898.’

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