The History of County Mayo. To the Close of the Sixteen Century. Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1908. First edition. Pp xvi, 451. Illustrated a frontispiece, a plate & two maps in the text. Publisher's brown buckram, coat-of-arms in gilt to upper cover, title lettered in gilt to spine. Little smudge to title on spine, noticeable ownership name to title-page, otherwise a fine bright copy of this scarce work. Prime historical reference work on the history of the county. It deals at length with the De Burgo Lordship of Connaught.