Weld, Isaac, 1774-1856, Illustrations of the scenery of Killarney and the surrounding country , 1807
- Illustrations of the scenery of Killarney and the surrounding country / by Isaac Weld.
- London : Printed for Messrs. Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme, and James Carpenter, 1807.
- Physical Description:
- , vii, , 223,  p.,  leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDA990.K45 W45 1807+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- Engravings by John Landseer, Samuel Middiman, Joseph Clarendon Smith, John Greig, H.S. Storer, and John Byrne; after Isaac Weld. Map engraved by James Tyrer.
Printed by Richard Taylor & Co. Shoe-Lane, Fleet-Street.
BEIN Beckford 392: William Beckford's copy, with his penciled notes.
BEIN Beckford 392: Some plates present in 2 states, one the proof.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-tooled green morocco with gilt edges. Engraved bookplate has marginal Latin motto: Mortisl' Vite Brevis, Vox Ite Venite Dicet, Repbis Ite Venite, Pbis.
- Plates: Map of Killarney -- General view of the Lower Lakes -- View from Green Hills -- South-east view of Mucruss Abbey -- South-east view of Mucruss Abbey -- Flesk Bridge -- Dunloh Castle -- Ross Castle -- View on Ross Bay -- View from Ross Island -- Te Reeks from Mahony's Point -- Glena Bay -- View under Dinis Island -- River between the lakes -- The Eagle's Nest -- View on the Upper Lake -- Cottage on Ronayn's Island -- The Upper Lake from Ronayn's Island -- Map.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture, Domestic -- Ireland.Beckford, William, 1760-1844 -- Binding (BEIN Beckford 392).Carpenter, James -- Publisher.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1807.Fox, Francis Frederick -- Bookplate (BEIN Beckford 392).Ireland -- Description and travel.Killarney, Lakes of (Ireland) -- Description and travel.Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme -- Publisher.Richard Taylor & Co. -- Printer.
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.