Item #14696 Story of the Irish in Boston, together with Biographical Sketches. James Cullen.
Story of the Irish in Boston, together with Biographical Sketches....

Story of the Irish in Boston, together with Biographical Sketches....

Boston: James B. Cullen Company, 1889. 1st Edition. 8vo. Very Good. Item #14696

Beautiful 1889 1st Edition in original publisher's cloth.

Brown cloth stamped in black with gilt titling to front board and spine. Square tight binding. Clean interior. Illustrated throughout.

Frontis of 19th-century Poet John Boyle O'Reilly, with tissue guard, as well as many biographical sketches of prominent Irish men and women throughout the city's history. Also includes Civil War engagements in which the Boston Irish served.

Binding with mild rubbing and edge wear. 443pp.

Overall a handsome and quite lovely edition.

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