The History of The County of Monaghan. Published by Paddy Fox, 1988. Pp, 618. Large folio. Fine copy in quarter red crushed morocco, marbled paper boards.
Facsimile reprint of the very scarce first edition published in 1879. A small number of this fine reprint were specially bound in morocco.
Evelyn Philip Shirley, politician, geneaologist and antiquarian was born in 1812 in London. Like his father before him he was also served as MP for both County Monaghan and South Warwickshire .