Irish Eloquence. The Speeches of the Celebrated Irish Orators Philips.
Book Id: 9053
Irish Eloquence. The Speeches of the Celebrated Irish Orators Philips, Curran and Grattan. To Which is Added the Powerful Appeal of Robert Emmett, At the Close of His Trial for High Treason. Key, Mielke & Biddle, Philadelphia 1832. 8vo, viii, 9-178pp. Period full brown leather, raised bands, black leather spine label, very rubbed, but firm, label bright. Contains the speeches of Charles Philips, John Philpot Curran & Henry Grattan. Robert Emmet was condemned to death for his role in the Irish Rebellion. Bound with "Speeches of the Right Honourable John Philpot Curran, Master of the Rolls in Ireland, nd, xii, 13-370pp, includes the right of election of Lord Mayor of the city of Dublin, Catholic Emancipation, Patrick Finney, Peter Finney, Owen Kirwan, etc.