Canon William Burke's history has long been recognized as the definitive work on the town of Clonmel. The book tells the history of the town from the medieval foundation through to the start of the 20th century. Generally known as Burke's History, surviving 1907 copies have become rare collector items.
Publisher: Printed by N. Harvey & Co. for the Clonmel Library Committee
Edition: First Edition
Date Published: 1907
Place Published: Waterford
Condition: Very good +
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: vi, 523 p. 26 cm. 14 b&w plates. Beautiful vellum covers with gold impressing. Rebacked in goatskin with new label. Ink inscription on a front endpaper. Ink marginalia p. 5 as well as pencil signature of James Reaney, Canadian historian and playwright, a former owner.