The Story of an Irish Property. Inscribed Copy (1908)
Book ID: 65630
The Story of an Irish Property. Oxford University Press, 1908. Privately Printed. Pp 122, uncut. Green cloth boards, family Crest in gilt to upper cover. Light wear to covers, contents in fine condition. Illustrated with a frontispiece & three plates in the text.
This copy is inscribed to General Ian Hamilton by Viscount Gough (Lough Cutra Castle, 1912). Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton had an extensive British Imperial military career in the Victorian and Edwardian eras. He was command of the Gallipoli operations during World War 1.
A history of the Gough family and relations of Lough Cutra Castle near Gort, Co. Galway, where Lady Gregory was a neighbour.