Speeches from the Dock or, Protests of Irish Patriotism. The Manchester Tragedy and the Cruise of the Jacknell Packet. "The Wearing of the Green," or the Prosecuted Funeral Procession Containing Introductory Sketches & Biographical Notices. In Three Parts. Twenty-Fourth Edition. Dublin: Gill, . Pp 360. Original green cloth decorated in blind, harp embossed in gilt to upper cover and title in gilt to spine. Covers lightly rubbed, contents in good condition.
Three parts, each with separate pagination & title-page. Containing Wolfe Tone's famous address from the dock, along with Robert Emmet, John Mitchell, William Smith O'Brien, John O'Leary, etc. First published in 1867 by the Sullivan brothers from Bantry, Co. Cork, it remained in print, revised and expanded, well into the latter half of the twentieth century.