Sir John Gilbert
 

 

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Sir John Gilbert 1829-1898

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Born in Dublin. He was librarian of the Royal Irish Academy for 30 years and his works include A History of the City of Dublin, History of the Viceroys of Ireland and The Celtic Records and Historical Literature of Ireland. His library was purchased by Dublin Corporation. He is buried in Dublin.

Further information, location and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book