The Easter Proclamation 1916. Special Printing by the Dolmen Press (1975)
Book ID: 64684
The Easter Proclamation of the Irish Republic 1916. Dolmen Press, 1975. Publisher’s crushed morocco, date lettered in gilt to upper cover, title to spine. Housed in slipcase as issued. A fine bright copy.
One of 125 Numbered Copies Printed on Van Gelfer rag paper and specially bound.
An attractive printing of the Proclamation in book-form, which was first issued as a broadsheet & printed in Liberty Hall, Dublin, on April 23rd 1916. The frontispiece is based on the bronze statue of ‘The Death of Cuchulain’ by Oliver Sheppard which commemorates the 1916 Rising in the General Post Office Dublin.