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Samuel Watson, The gentleman’s and citizen’s almanack, compiled by Samuel Watson, bookseller, for the year of our Lord, 1777 (Dublin, 1777).

Description

Dimension: 16 cm.

Provenance: Bookplate of Henry Alexander Forkhill. Presentation inscription for G.J. Cooke, 1843.

Binding: Dublin red morocco gold-tooled to an all-over design. Broad border of floral, leaf and vase tools. Royal arms in centre, symmetrical flourishes, stylised and naturalistic branches. The spine has five bands and six gold-tooled compartments, quartered diagonally; date on blue lettering-piece in second. Comb-marbled endleaves and gilt edges.

Suggested Citation

“Samuel Watson, The gentleman’s and citizen’s almanack, compiled by Samuel Watson, bookseller, for the year of our Lord, 1777 (Dublin, 1777).,” Marsh's Library Labs, accessed December 16, 2017, http://www.marshlibrary.ie/digi/items/show/342.

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