The stranger in Ireland, or, A tour in the southern and western parts of that country, in the year 1805 / by John Carr, esq. ; of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple ; author of a Northern summer, or, Travels round the Baltic ; The stranger in France, &c. &c.
- Additional Title(s):
Stranger in Ireland
Tour in the southern and western parts of that country, in the year 1805
- London : Printed for Richard Phillips, No. 6, Bridge-Street, Blackfriars, by T. Gillet, Wild-court, Lincoln's Inn-Fields, 1806.
- Physical Description:
- xiv, 530 p.,  leaves of plates ( folded) : ill. ; 28 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDA975 .C37 1806+ Copy 1 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- "The book was satirised in "My pocket book, or, Hints for a ryghte merrie and conceited tour". It resulted in an action for libel, with a judgment for the defendant. The author of the satire was Edward Dubois, father of Tom Hood"--Cf. Abbey.
Aquatints by Thomas Medland and Samuel John Neele; after John Carr.
Some plates watermarked 1801 or 1806.
Advertisements:  p. at end.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 454
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 455
BAC : British Art Center has two copies, both of which are Abbey copies. The plates in copy 1 (Scenery 454) are hand-colored. Inscribed: John Wilkins, 1809. Ink stamp: W.W. Meredith, Viotoria Chambers, Merthyr Tydfil. Bound in quarter calf and marbled boards.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 (Scenery 455) has uncolored aquatints. Bound in half russia and marbled boards.
- Subject Terms:
- Gillet, T. -- Printer.Ireland -- Description and travel.Meredith, W. W., Vitoria Chambers, Merthyr Tydfil. -- Stamp.Phillips, Richard -- Publisher.Wilkins, John -- Autograph, 1809.
- Aquatints -- 1806.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1806.
- Bay of Dublin
- The Scalp
- Mrs. Grattan's Cottage
- Glenmore Castle, the seat of Francis Synge
- Glendalogh, or the Seven Churches
- Lakes of Killarney
- Old Weir Bridge
- Upper Lake of Killarney
- Cork, from the Mardyke Walk
- Ormond Castle
- Entrance of the Dargle from St. Valori, the seat of J.C. Walker
- Ponerscourt the seat of Lord Ciscount Ponerscourt and Tinnahinch the seat of Henry Grattan Esqr.
- The Custom House.