A Tour Round Ireland. First Edition (1836)
Book ID: 65828
A Tour Round Ireland. Through the Sea-Coast Counties, in the Autumn of 1835. London: John Murray, 1836. First Edition. Pp, 379, (36). Title page has some water stains and scattered foxing throughout. Lacks one plate (number 9). A good copy. Handsomely bound in quarter leather, marbled boards.
Illustrated with eight of the nine plates also with a folded map of Ireland.
John Barrow was a traveller and writer, producing popular and well-received works on his travels in Ireland, Iceland, Northern Europe, and Austria, Lombardy, and Bavaria. His father Sir John Barrow was a great promoter of Arctic voyages of exploration and discovery.