*thomas Leland's - The History Of Ireland/1773/rare First Edition In Three Volu For Sale

Your browser does not support JavaScript. To view this page, enable JavaScript if it is disabled or upgrade your browser.
Click Here. Double your traffic. Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! *THOMAS LELAND'S - THE HISTORY OF IRELAND/1773/RARE FIRST EDITION in THREE VOLU

Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album

VERY RARE - SCARCE EDITION
FINE ORIGINAL LEATHER BINDINGS
RARE FIRST EDITION THE HISTORY OF IRELAND
by
THOMAS LELANDLONDON: T. Longman, and G. Robinson, and J. Johnson, MDCCLXXIII, 1773 [published date: 1773]. Rare First edition in three volumes. 4to. 10.5" x 8.5" inches (LxB). Pp. (50), lvi, 387, (1, errata); (2), 516; (2), 664, (30, index), pages. Fine original contemporary 3/4 mottled calf leather bindings, over marbled boards. gilt ruled spines with 2 maroon gilt lettered morocco labels. Covering the period from the invasion of Henry II in the 12th century to the civil & military articles of Limerick. Ireland found its historian at home. Thomas Leland, senior fellow of Trinity college, Dublin, wrote a History of Ireland from the Invasion of Henry II, ending with the treaty of Limerick (1691), which was published in 1773 in three volumes. Though he consulted some original authorities, he founds his work, after losing the guidance of Giraldus, mainly on those of Ware, Camden, Stanihurst, Cox and Carte, noting his authorities in his margins though without precise references. He writes in a lucid, straightforward, but inanimate style, and, though some of his statements and comments are capable of correction by modern scholars, his narrative, as a whole, is accurate, sober and impartial, written with judgment and care, and just discrimination" (Kent, as quoted in Allibone, 1083). THOMAS LELAND (1722-1785), historian. Born in Dublin and educated at TCD, where he was appointed Professor of Oratory in 1763. Leland's frequently reprinted translation of the Orations of Demosthenes (3 vols., 1754-70) provided a model for Anglo-Irish parliamentary speaking. His Life of Philip of Macedon (1758) was for many years the standard work. Following his attack on James Macpherson's Ossianic poems in 1772, Charles O'Conor supplied Leland with translations of Irish annals in the hope that his forthcoming history would overturn the tradition of a wide-spread massacre of Protestants in the Rebellion of 1641. In the event, his History of Ireland from the Invasion of Henry II (3 vols., 1773) supported the version promulgated by Sir John Temple and others [see Anglo-Irish chronicles and Gaelic historiography]. Leland's sole work of fiction, Longsword, Earl of Salisbury (1765), is an early historical novel. A classic work. There are numerous close-up pictures of the contents given below; please click on them for a detailed description (See Scans below). Please take some time to view the 50+ pictures in detail, in order to gain a full idea of the contents and condition.

"PLEASE ASK - E-MAIL ***** ANY/ALL ***** QUESTIONS, regarding Description and Condition BEFORE offerDING".

There are numerous CLOSE-UPS GIVEN BELOW.

PLEASE CLICK & ENLARGE PICTURES TO SEE DETAIL.

A SCARCE BOOK SET.

Check sellers other sales as we have NUMEROUS RARE Titles coming up.

CONDITION REPORT: A rare book set in a fine original contemporary 3/4 mottled calf leather bindings, over marbled boards (See Scans below), some wear/tear, rubbing, scuffing to covers, spine, ends & corners (See Scans below), pages with some age toning, spotting are clean & bright (See Scans below), the bindings are tight & intact (See Scans below). The leather is smooth & supple to the touch (See Scans below). Note: The leather on front cover top corner of volume 3 with some loss (See Scans below). There are many close-up pictures for your kind perusal. Please click on any of the 50+ images above & below in the listing for enlarged close-up pictures of details, virtues & flaws (See Scans below).


New Page 1

RETURNS: Though every item is catalogued with the intent of accuracy. Minor flaws, may not always be noted, that is why there are 50 to a 100 pictures of every book we list. Please look at pictures &/or email any &/or all QUESTIONS, regarding description and condition prior to offerding. Only Improperly described items can be returned, as received within seven calendar days of receipt. Please email us before returning any item. Please Remember this is an sale and not a Retail sale.

" PLEASE ASK-E-MAIL *****ANY/ALL***** QUESTIONS, regarding Description and Condition,
"BEFORE offerDING". "ALL QUERIES ANSWERED".

There are numerous CLOSE-UPS GIVEN BELOW. PLEASE CLICK & ENLARGE TO SEE DETAIL.
Check sellers other sales as we have NUMEROUS RARE Titles coming up.

GREAT NEWS! Subscribe to our newsletter, as we're always adding new RARE & COLLECTIBLE/Illustrated books in FIRST EDITIONS to the sales - shop! Take a look at our new inventory and see if you can find some great deals.

We appreciate your interest in our Shop and we will send you emails periodically.

Sign up for newsletter

EMAIL FOR NEW LISTINGS by "booker17" ONLY.

Sign up for newsletter

NEWSLETTER SENT THROUGH .
Your email is never revealed to seller.

All our sales start at $0.99 cents with .

Visit store: Booker17/Books Treasures

and

Add me to your Favorites list.

If you have any Questions, regarding Description and/or Condition, please E-mail us "Before offerding".
All items are guaranteed authentic and original. We do not sell reproductions or copies.
Please Remember this is an sale and not a Retail sale.

PAYMENT IS DUE IN 7 DAYS.

If you have no response, understand that your offer is a Binding Contract that must be paid as soon as the sale ends.

SHIPPING: Buyers to pay US Postal Service charges + INSURANCE IS REQUIRED FOR ALL PURCHASES.
We do not charge anything extra, just what the post office charges, any excess payment will be promptly refunded once item has been shipped.
We can also combine & ship via media mail with insurance.

SHIPPING: IN THE USA: PRIORITY MAIL SHIPPINGof a 9.0" x 6.0" inch book is $11.75. Insurance is at cost; $2.65 for the first $100 + $1.25 for every $100 there-on.
Shipping charges include, Delivery Confirmation $ 0.75 cents, all books are shipped in larger boxes with ample protection.New York Residents Add 8.25 percent Sales Tax.

For Sets, Larger & Heavier books shipping will cost extra. Please email your Zip Code for a quote.

International Buyers Please Note: VERY IMPORTANT:

  • Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges.These charges are the buyer's responsibility.

  • Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to offerding/buying.

  • These charges are normally collected by the delivering freight (shipping) company or when you pick the item up do not confuse them for additional shipping charges.

  • We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior.

SHIPPING: INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS: International Buyers Please Note:
INTERNATIONAL BUYERS WHO PAY BY "PAYPAL" HAVE TO FOLLOW THESE GUIDELINES AS ISSUED by "PAYPAL":

For sellers shipping from the United States Shipping to Value of items Recommended shipping company and service Any destination Any value Any international shipping company that provides door-to-door tracking that is viewable online, such as UPS®, FedEx®, or DHL® In the U.S. Less than $250 USD USPS®: with Delivery Confirmation $250 USD or more USPS: with Signature Confirmation International Less than USD $250 USPS: Priority Mail® with the Customs Declaration form. $250 USD or more UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE: EXPRESS MAIL® Only
  • Ship to the buyer's verified address listed on the Paypal page.
  • Ship the item using an approved carrier as listed above.
  • For items less than US$ 250 the cost of airmail shipping of a small 9.0" x 6.0" inch book to UK & Europe is approx. $55.00. Shipping to Australia is $55.00, to Canada is $35.00 and Japan is $55.00. Insurance is at cost $2.65 for the first $100 + $1.25 for every $100 there-on. For Items more than $250 or for Sets, Larger and Heavier books Shipping will cost extra. Please email with your Country for quote. All books are shipped in larger boxes with ample protection. Charges INCLUDE Airmail shipping, Delivery Confirmation.
    We do not charge anything extra, just what the post office charges, any excess payment will be promptly refunded once item has been shipped. Estimated delivery dates include seller's handling time, and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment. Delivery times may vary, especially during peak periods. INSURANCE IS REQUIRED FOR ALL PURCHASES.

GUARANTEE: We are more than happy to offer a full money back refund if the goods you have purchased are not as described. Customer satisfaction is our priority.
RETURNS: Though every item is catalogued with the intent of accuracy. Minor flaws, may not always be noted. Please email any &/or all QUESTIONS, regarding description and condition prior to offerding. Please Remember this is an sale and not a Retail sale.Only Improperly described items can be returned, as received within seven calendar days of receipt. Please email us before returning any item.

If you have any Questions, regarding Description and/or Condition, please E-mail us "Before offerding".
Please email any and all questions prior to offerding.

offerding on or buying this item constitutes acceptance of all policies, terms and conditions as stated in this listing.
We are absolutely committed to customer satisfaction and our response and the 12 year history reflects this!
See our response score, over 5,000 satisfied customers
To aid you in your purchasing decision, we provide a number of high resolution-quality scans of every book being offered for your review prior to offerding.Please review scans carefully and ask questions before purchasing.

BOOKS & TREASURES IS A LICENSED BUSINESS/BOOKSELLER IN THE STATE OF NEW


I accept the following forms of payment

PLEASE E-MAIL *******ANY/ALL******* QUESTIONS BEFORE offerDING. "ALL QUERIES ANSWERED".

If you have no response, understand that your offer is a Binding Contract that must be paid as soon as the sale ends.
If you have any "DOUBTS" or any "QUESTIONS", please contact us first. "Before offerding".

PLEASE E-MAIL *** Any & / or All *** QUESTIONS, regarding Description and Condition, "BEFORE offerDING",
"ALL QUERIES ANSWERED".

Good Luck and Happy offerding ! !

PLEASE CHECK SELLER'S OTHER sales for more Rare & Collectible/Illustrated books in FIRST EDITIONS.



Payment

We accept credit cards only through Paypal, we also accept checks, etc.


I accept the following forms of payment:
  • PayPal




Shipping & Handling

US Shipping

Calculated US Shipping
Enter ZIP Code and click button to see prices:
USPS Priority Mail®

Other Shipping Options
$10.00 USPS Media Mail®

International Shipping

Click button to see prices:
USPS Priority Mail International
USPS Express Mail International



Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album
Click to View Image Album

More than just a pretty picture. Try Vendio Image Hosting.



FREE scheduling, supersized images
and templates. Get Vendio Sales Manager.


Over 100,000,000 served. Get FREE counters from Vendio today!


*thomas Leland's - The History Of Ireland/1773/rare First Edition In Three Volu

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

*thomas Leland's - The History Of Ireland/1773/rare First Edition In Three Volu:
$255




The Aldine Edition Of British Poets ~ William Cowper ~ Vol. 1-2 & 3 Lot picture
The Aldine Edition Of British Poets ~ William Cowper ~ Vol. 1-2 & 3 Lot


1727 Antique Book History 9 Engravings Ancient Greece Rome English Text Leather picture
1727 Antique Book History 9 Engravings Ancient Greece Rome English Text Leather


T S Eliot The Confidential Clerk, Uk 1st Edition Hc W/dust Jacket Faber & Faber picture
T S Eliot The Confidential Clerk, Uk 1st Edition Hc W/dust Jacket Faber & Faber


Extremely Scarce Book. The Gold Star Line By Lt Meade And Robert Eustace  picture
Extremely Scarce Book. The Gold Star Line By Lt Meade And Robert Eustace


1765 5 Vols Francis Bacon Works English Rare Antique Leather Book Books Lthr picture
1765 5 Vols Francis Bacon Works English Rare Antique Leather Book Books Lthr


1776 The Annual Register For 1775 American Revolutionary War Rare Leather Book picture
1776 The Annual Register For 1775 American Revolutionary War Rare Leather Book


The Road To Mandalay, By John Masters, Harper & Brothers, 1961 picture
The Road To Mandalay, By John Masters, Harper & Brothers, 1961


Vintage Books By Theodore Roosevelt  Published 1922 picture
Vintage Books By Theodore Roosevelt Published 1922


1776 1st Ed Colonial Us History Declaration Of Independence Rare Leather Antique picture
1776 1st Ed Colonial Us History Declaration Of Independence Rare Leather Antique


1730 4 Vols Sir Francis Bacon Philosophy Folio Antique Leather Lthr English picture
1730 4 Vols Sir Francis Bacon Philosophy Folio Antique Leather Lthr English


Follow Us!