An Irish Gentleman George Henry Moore.
Book ID: 63500
An Irish Gentleman George Henry Moore. His Travel, His Racing, His Politics. With a Preface by George Moore. London: Werner Laurie, (1900). Pp xxvii, 396. Good copy in cloth covers.
Illustrated with twelve plates. With chapters on Travel in Russia, Caucasus & Syria – The Famine. – Home Rule, etc.
George Henry (1810–70), politician, landowner, and horse-trainer, was born 1 March 1810 in Moore Hall, Ballyglass, Co. Mayo. Together with Charles Gavan Duffy, Moore played a key role during 1850–51 in compelling all MPs who supported the Tenant League. He was father of the writer George Augustus Moore.