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Hill, George, Lord, 1801-1879

Facts from Gweedore : with useful hints to Donegal tourists / compiled from notes by Lord George Hill ...

Dublin : P.D. Hardy and Sons, 1845 [i.e. 1846]
Physical Description:
37, [2] p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 32 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA990.D6 H55 1845+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Tinted lithographs by Andrew Picken, after Harriet Windsor Clive. Printed by Day & Haghe.
Cover imprint is dated 1846.
"Notice. It is intended to publish shortly a third part, containing a cursory notice of towns, routes, distances, hotels, conveyances, &c. accompanied by a map of the roads, and a view of Anagary Strand."--Slip tipped in at end.
BM (compact ed.), v. 12, 956
Eng. cat. of books, v. 1, p. 358
Anderson, J.P. Book of British topography, p. 430
MUDD WE 2149: One plate wanting.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original printed boards. Engraved vignette on front cover.
Subject Terms:
Day & Haghe -- Printer.
Donegal (Ireland : County) -- Description and travel.
Donegal (Ireland : County) -- Rural conditions.
Gweedore (Ireland) -- Description and travel.
Gweedore (Ireland) -- Rural conditions.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Landscape -- Ireland.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1845.
P.D. Hardy and Sons -- Publisher.
Clive, Harriet Windsor, 1797-1869, ill.
Picken, Andrew, 1815-1845, lithographer.
Day & Haghe, printer of plates.

  • Plates: Valley of the Claudy, Mt. Arrigal & Gweedore Hotel
  • Illustration of the evil of unrestricted subdividing farms and the difficulty of its correction afterwards
  • Old mill of the Claudy
  • Bunbeg Harbour and Store
  • New mill, Bunbeg
  • The Gweedore Hotel

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