Meagher Of The Sword Speeches Of Thomas Francis Meagher in Ireland 1846-1848 With Preface, Appendices, Index And Illustrations

By: Arthur Griffith Edited

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Book Condition: Very Good


Original 1917 Very Good First Edition Hardcover Clean Ex-Library.No library pocket. Small numbers on spine. A few library markings. Tight binding Clean pages, light wear Thomas Meagher Irish patriot of Young Ireland movement. Here are the early speeches of this great man who went on to be General Meagher of the Fighting 69th in the Union army.! His wife embroidered in the fighting 69Ths green silk flag a Gaelic a battle slogan! Friend of Lincoln after the war he became the governor of Montana and refused to evict the Native people for the Mining interests. He was found dead fallen in the river and the Governor accused of being drunken Irishman!" He led men against the fiercest Confederate Rebels and never faltered once but some whiskey supposedly made him weak in the knees? He like another great brave Irish leader J.F.K. was assasinated.as well . Illus even early photos. A nice tight handsome old edition. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books since 1977. Photos on request First Edition.

Title: Meagher Of The Sword Speeches Of Thomas Francis Meagher in Ireland 1846-1848 With Preface, Appendices, Index And Illustrations

Author Name: Arthur Griffith Edited

Categories: Dutch and Colonial New York / New England / Virginia / French Quebec, North American Folklore and Supernatural, Irish,

Edition: First Irish Edition

Publisher: Dublin, M.H. Gill & Son: 1917

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 9000037

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