Published by Constable in 1988, first edition thus. As new, unread, unclipped and not remaindered. Interior is very clean and tight. Dublin celebrated its millennium 1988 and this volume celebrates those thousand years of history. Red boards, silver titles on the spine. Previous owners neat name on ffep. 1/2" tear to the top of the rear panel at the crease of the flap. Illustrated with many elegant sketches and engravings.