Moore's Irish Melodies. Illustrated by D. Maclise,R.A. Thomas MOORE.
Moore's Irish Melodies. Illustrated by D. Maclise,R.A.

Moore's Irish Melodies. Illustrated by D. Maclise,R.A.

London. Longmans, Green, and Co. 1866. Hardcover. 16mo. 16.5cm, "newedition", (2), 270,4p., ads., facsimile title-page from first edition,engraved frontis, each leaf with decorated borders, extensivelyillustrated, notes, index, original green cloth, beveled boards,elaborated gilt decorations on upper cover & spine, a.e.g., a fine brightcopy. (ids) First published in 1845, this edition has a new preface byThomas Moore containing an appreciation of Irish Daniel Maclise'scontribution-" an Irish pen has lent its aid to an Irish pen in renderingdue honour and homage to our country's ancient harp." A beautifulpictorial edition printed by Spottiswoode and finely bound by Edmonds &Remnants, London. Item #34843

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