[Emmet, The Pursuit of Robert Emmet.

[Emmet, The Pursuit of Robert Emmet.

[Emmet, Robert] Landreth, Helen. The Pursuit of Robert Emmet. With plates, including portraits. Dublin, Browne & Nolan, 1949. 14 x 12 cm XXIII, 427 pages. Original Hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Rare in this excellent condition. Name and address of preowner on endpaper.

Includes for example the following chapters: The House on St.Stephen’s Green / The Birth of the United Irishmen / The Rise of the Orange Order / Initiation to Warfare / Robert Emmet becomes a United Irishman / The Red Harvest of 1798 / Emmet’s Communications wit France / Thomas Russell and the North / Love and War / The Rising elsewhere / Man Hunt in Kildare / Emmet’s Capture and Ordeal / Arrest and Examination / Major Sirr raids the Priory / Russell comes to help Emmet / Miles Byrne reaches Paris / The Trial of Robert Emmet / Execution / The Scaffold in Thomas Street / Infamy and Arrest / Pitt’s Fight for Office / Index / etc.

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[Emmet, The Pursuit of Robert Emmet.
[Emmet, The Pursuit of Robert Emmet.