Browse our Books

The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD by Edmund Hogan on sale for €150.00
The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD by Edmund Hogan on sale for €€150.00 ×
  • The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD by Edmund Hogan on sale for €150.00
  • The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD by Edmund Hogan on sale for €150.00
  • The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD by Edmund Hogan on sale for €150.00
  • The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD by Edmund Hogan on sale for €150.00

The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD

Edmund Hogan

  • Google+
  • Item ID: 59608
  • Category: History, Local History

€150.00

The Description of Ireland and the State Thereof as it is at this Present in Anno 1598. Now for the First Time Published from a Manuscript preserved in Clongowes-Wood College, with Copious Notes and Illustrations. Dublin: M.H. Gill, 1878. First edition. Ppxii, 381., uncut. Bound in recent quarter green morocco, marbled boards, title stamped in gilt to spine. Ex library copy, with stamps to title and contents pages, otherwise a very good copy.

One of Hogan's earliest works A Description of Ireland in 1598 was published in Dublin in 1878. Based on an unpublished manuscript from the archives in Clongowes-Wood College the text gives a brief description of Irish counties and the principle families inhabiting them. Hogan’s accompanying notes offer an impressive amount of geographical, historical and genealogical information.

Enquire Now Enquire Now


Purchase Enquiry for The Description of Ireland in 1598 AD

×