"Queen's County , a county of Ireland, bounded N and W by King's
county, E by Kildare and part of Carlow, S by Kilkenny, and SW by Tipperary,
32 English m. long, and as many broad. Along the W boundary runs a range
of high and steep mountains, and in the E the Dysart hills form a prominent
and picturesque object. Total area: 235,300 acres. "