Michael Henry Gill

Life
1794-1879; master-printer, b. son of wollen-draper and United Irishman; apprenticed to Dublin Univ. Press, 1813; sole lessee, 1842; produced seven vols. of John O’Donovan, ed., Annals of the Four Masters; RIA work of international standard; bought stocks, etc. of James MacGlashan, 1856; McGlashan & Gill, later M.H. Gill & Son; then Gill & Macmillan, 1968. DIB DIH

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