Memoirs of The Earls of Granard. Edited by George-Arthur-Hastings, Earl of Granard. London: Longmans, 1868. First Edition. Pages, 293, with pull out table to rear. A good clean copy in navy cloth covers with gilt title to spine and coat of arms to front cover, library stamp to title page. This copy is a presentation copy from the Editor, George-Arthur-Hastings. The Earl of Granard publishes in this volume a MS. which has been in the possession of his family for about seventy years. He tells the story of his family from the time of their settlement in Ireland . Forbes distinguished himself in the Spanish and French wars of the eighteenth century, rising finally to the rank of Admiral of the Fleet.