WOOD-MARTIN, W.G. The Rude Stone Monuments of Ireland. (County Sligo and the Island of Achill).


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Profusely illustrated by W. F. Wakeman. Dublin: Hodges Figgis. London: Williams, 1888. Royal octavo. pp. xvii, [1], 274. Contemporary half calf on marbled boards, title in gilt on original backstrip on rebacked spine. A very good copy. Rare.
Time, which antiquates antiquities, observed a quaint old writer, “and had an art to make dust of all things”, hath yet spared many Rude Stone Monuments of Ireland, which now “stand solemn, silent witnesses of ancient days.”


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