A Fortnight in Ireland (1852)
Book ID: 65695
A Fortnight in Ireland. London: John Murray, 1852. First Edition. Pp, 400, . Frontispiece folded map of Ireland. Publishers green cloth boards, floral heart shaped shamrock to upper cover, title in gilt to spine. A nice bright copy.
The book is in two parts. The first part deals exclusively with the Dublin area, with two chapters on policing. Part two has an account of the degraded conditions of the Irish people and deals extensively with the Irish priesthood and its influences.