Memoirs of the family of Grace /
by Sheffield Grace.
|Main Creator:||Grace, Sheffield, 1788-1850.|
|Published / Created:||
London : [Weed and Rider, typ.], 1823.
"Lines written at Jerpoint Abbey" has special t.p.
"Grace's country" has parallel Irish text and English translation.
"Grasagh Agoe: a war song of the Graces of Courtstown", Irish text and music, translated from the Irish and inscribed to the Countess of Ormonde and Ossory, by Sheffield Grace. With a music score arranged for piano accompaniment by C.W. Chard.
"Monumental inscriptions" have parallel Latin texts and English translations.
Author's presentation copy, with autograph letter: one of the very few copies printed on large yellow paper.
On smaller untinted paper, lacking some of the plates.
Vol. I-II. portrs., plates, maps. ia 4to. London, [pr. by Weed and Rider,] 1823.
This issue on extra large paper.
This copy agrees in all points with the copy described on col. 3970 of Bibliotheca Lindesiana (1910): "With bookplate of Sheffield Grace, 1834. An extra illustrated copy, having many plates, autographs, etc., which did not originally belong to the work; besides the two works by W.S. Mason. "A Survey of Tullaroan," and "A Descriptive sketch of the Grace-Mausoleum," are inlaid and added.
Physical description:  p.,  leaves of plates (4 folded) : ill., maps, ports., music, coats of arms, geneal. tables ; 24 cm.
GO 124: "Presented to Ulster's Office by the author, Sheffield Grace Esq. in June 1826" -- half title page
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