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TRAVELLER'S GUIDE

THROUGH
IRELAND;

OR, A

TOPOGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION

OF THAT KINGDOM:

CONTAINING AN ACCOUNT

OF THE EXTENT OF EACH COUNTY; OF ITS MOUNTAINS, RIVERE,
VALES, AND GENERAL ASPECT; OF ITS MINERALS, FOSSILS,
WOODS, AND ANIMALS; OF ITS RURAL INDUSTRY AND
MANNERS; OF ITS TOWNS, MANUFACTURES AND
TRADE; or ITS ANTIQUITIES, ELEGANT
MANSION-HOUSES, PLEASURE

GROUNDS, &C.

ACCOMPANIED WITH AN ELEGANT MAP.

BY THE REV. JO. ROBERTSON.

EDINBURGH:

PRINTED BY T, MACCLEISH,
POR DENHAM AND DICK, EDINBURGH ; AND VERNOR, 2009,

AND SUARP, LONDON,

· 1806.

14 FEB 1955

RIGHT HONOURABLE

THE

EARL OF MOIRA,

MY LORD,

Unaccustomed to this kind of composition, I find it a very difficult task to write a Dedication, without incurring the censure of adulation. There is, however, an essential difference between truth and flattery. Nor shall I run the hazard of being ranked among the number of unmeaning sycophants, when I assure your Lordship, that the greatness of mind by which you have reflected honour upon your noble descent; the fidelity with which you have filled those different stations, in which both the necessity and gratitude of a Great Nation have placed you ; the virtues displayed in private life, together with the encouragement given to Arts and Sciences, bave in.

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