SOLD Hammer price: €280, Estimate: €150-200
Inscribed – William Smith O’Brien’s CopyCrebillon – Oeuvres, 3 vols. 24mo Paris 1833, hf. titles, each vol. with Wm. Smith O’Brien’s engraved bookplate, signed in m/ss., also m/ss signature of Ed. W. O’Brien (his younger brother) and Lucy C. O’Brien, all cont. hf. calf. In a recent cloth slipcase, attractive. (3)* Wm. Smith O’Brien, 1803 – 64, born at Dromoland Castle, became involved in Repeal agitation and was transported to Tasmania after taking part in the unsuccessful Rising of 1847 at Ballingarry, Co. Tipperary. Rare.