From A Dictionary of Irish Artists 1913
A native of Cork; an amateur landscape painter. A series of views of the Harbour and River of Cork, drawn from nature, and on stone, by him, was printed in Exeter and published in 1849. The series consists of twenty-eight coloured lithographs, 15 by 11 inches, originally issued in seven parts.
From a sad, comfortless childhood Giles Truelove developed into a reclusive and uncommunicative man whose sole passion was books. For so long they were the only meaning to his existence. But when fate eventually intervened to have the outside world intrude upon his life, he began to discover emotions that he never knew he had.
A story for the genuine booklover, penned by an Irish bookseller under the pseudonym of Ralph St. John Featherstonehaugh.
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