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A Guide to Russborough

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Full title: Russborough: Blessington, Co. Wicklow

Creator / Author: Sir Alfred Beit

Item Type / Page count: Booklet / 28p

When Published: 1978

Publisher / Place of Publication: Eason & Son Ltd. / Dublin.

About: Number 13 in the Eason’s Irish Heritage Series, this guide, written by the owner of this fine house gives a concise account of the history and heritage of the building and its contents. The booklet is well illustrated, although the glossy paper on which it is printed brings picture postcards to mind.

ID number(s): 0900346183 / 9780900346187

Contents: Russborough, Blessington, County Wicklow — The Beit Collection.

Extra #1: includes many colour and b/w photographs.

Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.

Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.

Extra #4: The text of the main chapter was republished as part of an article in Irish Arts Review in 2005. Read it online via JSTOR. [Personal registration / conditions apply]. Alternatively, your local public library may provide free online access to this article.


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