Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., 1902. First Edition. 8vo. 393 pp. Index; folding color map at rear. Illustrated plates with titled tissue guards. Elaborate gilt decorated maroon cloth; ribbon marker; top edge gilt; in publisher's maroon cloth gilt-lettered dustjacket abd maroon slipcase. Offsetting from dustjacket to endpapers else a fine copy in fine dustjacket & slipcase. Item #20784
A chraming travel journal through the counties of Ireland, highlighting the natural beauty, architecture, culture and more. Charles Johnston (1867 – 1931) was an Irish writer, journalist, theosophist, naturalist, and Sanskrit scholar. He wrote numerous books on Indian philosophy, translating works from Sanskrit as well as on Theosophy. He was married to the niece of Madame Blavatsky and was involved in the development of the Theosophical Society in the United States.