Title details for Real Life in Ireland:

Year: 1821.
Author(s): Pierce EGAN
Gender: Male.
Title: REAL LIFE IN IRELAND; OR, THE DAY AND NIGHT SCENES, ROVINGS, RAMBLES, AND SPREES, BULLS, BLUNDERS, BODDERATION AND BLARNEY, OF BRIAN BORU, ESQ. AND HIS ELEGANT FRIEND SIR SHAWN O'DOGHERTY. EXHIBITING A REAL PICTURE OF CHARACTERS, MANNERS, &C. IN HIGH AND LOW LIFE, IN DUBLIN AND VARIOUS PARTS OF IRELAND. EMBELLISHED WITH HUMOROUS COLOURED ENGRAVINGS, FROM ORIGINAL DESIGNS BY THE MOST EMINENT ARTISTS. BY A REAL PADDY.
Publication: London: Printed by B. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street. Published by Jones and Co. 3, Warwick Square; and J. L. Marks, Piccadilly; and sold by all Booksellers and Newsmen in Town and Country, 1821.
Format: 1 vol. (vii, 296p, ill.). 8°.
Cat. nos: MH-H 21473.51.2.50*; EN2 1821: 32; NSTC 2E5909; OCLC 18397288.
Notes: Before main t.p. there is a t.p. of number 12 of the 'about Twenty-four Weekly Numbers' of Real Life in Ireland, priced at 6d. At top of this t.p. is printed: 'A Sequel to Life in London.' Opp. t.p. (proper), frontispiece with legend at foot: 'Published by Jones & Co. Jany. 28, 1822'. The illustrations throughout have various dates in 1821 and 1822. Collates in fours.
Further edns: 3rd edn 1822 (OCLC); 4th edn 1825 (NSTC); 1826 (OCLC); '4th edn' 1829 (NSTC, OCLC); [1850?] (NSTC). OCLC 3732829 also records a '4th edn' with the imprint of W. Evans & Co, London, 1821.
DBF record no: 1821A030.

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