Original blue boards with cream block title in gilt, boards are firm and solid just a bit rubbed with time.129 very clean unmarked pages with no inscriptions as new and illustrated throughout. Overall a well preserved copy. Slight shelf wear on covers should be expected. Bookseller Inventory # TSB5001
Title: 150 Years of Architecture in Ireland RIAI …
Publisher: The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland
Publication Date: 1989
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: 1st Edition
Graby, John, Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland. 150 years of Architecture in Ireland. RIAI, 1839-1989. Dublin, RIAI : Eblana Editions, 1989. 31 cm. 129 pages. Illustrations in black and white throughout. Original hardcover. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear. Includes essays by Seamus Heaney and Myles na gCopaleen (Flann O’Brien). Includes for example the following essays: ‘A House in the Square – A History of 8 Merrion Square’ (Sean O’Reilly); ‘Some Irish Writers on Architecture in the Early 20th Century’ (Sean Rothery); ‘From Maecenas to MacAlpine’ (Seamus Heaney); ‘Architectural Education’ (Myles na gCopaleen’; ‘Irish Church Architecture 1839-1989’ (Richard Hurley) etc.