History of the Irish Brigades in the Service of France (1870)
Book ID: 65712
History of the Irish Brigades in the Service of France. From the Revolution in Great Britain and Ireland under James II., to the Revolution in France under Louis XVI. Glasgow: Cameron & Ferguson, 1870. First Edition. Pp, xiii, 649, . Original green cloth, title and decorative Coat-of Arms device stamped in gilt to spine. Shelf-wear & light soiling to covers, contents pages in nice bright condition.
Illustrated with several plates and a map in text.
Prime historical and genealogical reference work on the ‘Wild Geese’ families who formed the Irish Brigades that served the French crown for most of the eighteenth century.