GREENDRAKE, Gregory [H. B. Code] The Angling Excursions of Gregory Greendrake, Esq. in the Counties of Wicklow, Meath, Westmeath, Longford, and Cavan, with additions, by Geoffrey Greydrake, Esq.
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The author delights in leaving the city to explore the scenery, customs, traditions, and legends of the countryside of the counties visited. Since his "boyhood to the present hour, I have been passionately fond of angling; and he describes fishing trips which brought him to such places as: the Bay of Dublin; The Scalp; Enniskerry; Powerscourt; Round-Wood; Loch-Dan; Luggela; Glendaloch; Rathdrum; Avondale; Glenmalur; Glen of the Downs; Bray; The Dargle; Kells; Lough Sheelan; Castlepollard; Lough Gouna; Blackwater; Virginia, etc. Henry Brereton Code [Coad], the author, was a spy in the pay of the Castle. He was editor and proprietor of the controversial Dublin Warder;, in which paper the first printing appeared.
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