Georgian Mansions in Ireland (1915)
Author: Thomas U. Sadlier & Page L. Dickinson
Book ID: 66405
Georgian Mansions in Ireland. With Some Account of the Evolution of Georgian Architecture and Decoration. Printed for the Authors at the Dublin University Press, 1915. Pp, 103 (text) with 80 plates. Linen binding, with doorknocker device on front cover. Faint ring mark to upper cover, otherwise a very good copy.
Limited Edition of 700 Numbered Copies. This copy is inscribed by Page Dickinson on front free endpaper.
Georgian Mansions in Ireland covers the ground untouched in the five volumes of The Georgian Society Records, which dealt comprehensively with domestic Georgian architecture in Dublin.
In this work the attention is on houses outside the capital. Objects of interest outside architecture have been described and illustrated, it also endeavors to survey generally the progress of architectural developments in Ireland during the 18th century.