Guinness, Desmond and William Ryan.
Title Irish Houses and Castles.
Binding Hardcover in DJ
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition Good
Publisher Irish Georgian Society 1971
Seller ID 2129
Signed by William Ryan. 352 pp 371 plates, 51 in color, 33 plans. "Traces the development of Irish architecture from the castle stronghold to the Gothic revival. The principal houses and castles are fully described, ranging in time from Beaulieu (1660) to Glenveagh (1870), including the masterpieces of the Palladian period (1725-50), such as Castletown, Powerscourt, Russborough, and Carton, as well as the amazing castles in the Gothic revival style." >