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Forewords by Desmond FitzGerald, Knight of Glin & The Hon Desmond Guinness. Essay by Deirdre Conroy and William Laffan. Photography by Trevor Hart.Dublin. Image Publications Ltd, in support of the Irish Georgian Society. 2008. First edition. Paper-covered hardback, dust jacket. 276 pages. Over 200 colour photographs. 330 x 280mm (13 x 11"). 2.25kg. 9780955995309. English. Very good; light wear to dust jacket, curling to top and bottom edges of jacket, a 3cm tear to top edge of rear jacket.Great Irish Houseswas published to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Irish Georgian Society. Thirty-three of the finest Georgian houses across Ireland are featured, of which many are still private homes. The houses are examples of the best Georgian architecture, design and craftsmanship. Each one is described and well-illustrated. Bellamont Forest, Ballynure, Bantry House, Baronscourt, Beaulieu, Castletown House, Charleville, Farmleigh, Glin Castle, Gloster, Leixlip Castle, Lyons and Stackallan are some of the houses included.