First Edition. Green cloth covers are clean and unmarked with mild rubbing to edges, corners and ends of spine. Binding is tight and square. Text block is darkened. Previous owner's name on first free end paper. A very good copy of a scarce book. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: IRISH GRAMMAR. NAJINEAN NA AEOJLZE, LEIR NA ...
Publisher: M. H. Gill & Son
Publication Date: 1901
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description M. H. Gill & Son, Dublin, 1901. Cloth. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. First Edition. presumably the 1901 FIRST EDITION printed by M. H. Gill & Son in Dublin; the page(s) containing publication information have been neatly removed (for what reason is anyone's guess); no dj; from the collection of the anthropologist William H. Gilbert with his inscription on the inside front cover and ffep (dated August 13, 1935) and my inscription that I obtained it front him December 25, 1981), bookseller's pencilled price notation on title page and sticker on inside back cover (Woodworth's Book Store, Chicago), Dr. Gilbert's bookplate on inside back cover, underlining and marginal notes in the text, rear end paper, and inside back cover in another hand, presumably an earlier owner; considerable bookslant, cloth cover edges rubbed and abraided, some water damage to the covers, crown of spine torn, spine sunfaded, binding (especially front hinge) beginning to loosen, rated Fair; cloth covers are green with black lettering in English on the spine and on the front the Irish title framed in an ornate Irish line drawing; 12mo -- 7 3/8 inches high, x + 351 numbered pages. Seller Inventory # 001192