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Abbreviations:  POI = Previous owners incription/PON = name    POL = Prev. Owner Label / Ex Libris Label    SF/SFS = Sunfaded / SF Spine
DW = Dustwrapper / Dustjacket  1st Thus = 1st edition of a new version or compilation.   SW/VSW = Shelfworn / & with tears.   CTB = Coffee Table Book   
CB = Heavier than PB Card Cover
Green are new additions, Pink recently sold and then removed in a few days.

IRISH INTEREST
EDITION/YEAR TITLE AUTHOR CONDITION / NOTES
HB/PB
EURO
c. 1970 Iona Print Ltd

St Patrick's Cathedral Dublin The National Cathedral of Ireland
Booklet on the history of St Patrick and the Cathedral they named after him. Illust. with monochrome images.

David F. R. Wilson (Dean of St Patrick's 1935-50)

In very good condition, slight rust to staple. 16 pages plus covers. 167 x 104mm
BKLT

5.95

1988 Parish of Powerscourt, Enniskerry

Favourite Recipes produced by Parish of Powerscourt's Relations & Friends to celebrate 125 years of St Patrick's Church, Enniskerry Co Wicklow, very hard to find book now, each recipe has the name of its contributor. Preface by Raymond Smith Rector.

Various

In great condition Booklet Style with gummed spine. 104 pages plus covers.
PB

16.95

1914

The Surveyor's Institution IRISH BRANCH Report of the Outgoing Comittee and statement of accounts, local regulations and list of members etc.

Various

Rare hard back small book in excellent condition.
HB

18.95

c. Mid 20th c. 1st.

My Story Autobiography of Paddy "The COPE" GALLAGHER - Dungloe , Templecrone Co-Operative Society.

Patrick Gallagher (Paddy the Cope)

Fine - Very Good No DW.
HB

33.95 WO

1954/1963 Reprint by Three Candles press

Conamara from the IRISH LIFE AND CULTURE SERIES No. IV about the area and its people and their history. Illustrated with woodcuts by Rowel Friers (English Spelling is 'Connemara' )

Sean Mac Giollarnath

Fine condition, slight tanning to edges and back cover.

PB

18.95

1953 1st V Rare

Dark Splendour A Play in five acts on the life of BLESSED MARTIN PORRES

Rev. Henry Gaffney O.P. Very good
PB

26.95 WO

c. 1922 1st?

Irish Indiscretions Interesting history book, printed in large type.

Warre B. Wells Good, shelfwear to cloth boards.
HB

16.95

1993 Scarce!

Hillsborough Castle Northern Ireland

Ulster Architectural Heritage Society Very good, POI and letter from a John J. O'Connell (?)
Bklt

38.95 WO

1st 1978

Dublin from Downing St. Ambassador to Ireland his extraordinary historical memoirs

John Peck VVG in DW.
HB

36.95

2005 ltd ed 107/150

THE CROOKED ROADS OF GENIUS Play

William Lyons signed as new
Bklt

19.95

2003 ltd ed 20/100

THE SILENCE AFTER Poems

Noel Duffy signed as new
Bklt

19.95

2004 ltd ed 95/250

LOOKING TOWARDS INIS OIRR Poems

John McKeown signed as new
Bklt

19.95

2005 ltd ed 107/150

YOU FIRST Short Stories

Mia Gallagher signed as new
Bklt

19.95

1939 1st printed and the Shakespeare Head Press by Basil Blackwell.

POEMS by Nesca A Ross

Nesca A. Robb Excellent clean condition. burgundy cloth boards with gilded lettering.
HB

48.95 WO

1st 1941

RACKRENT HALL and other poems

M. J. MacManus VG in DW 1st 1941
HB

38.95

Vol XXXVIII No 3 & 4 Combined
JUNE-SEPT 1984
DUBLIN HISTORICAL RECORD Old Dublin Society Quarterly Book. GOLDEN JUBILEE ISSUE Including; The Old Dublin Society 1934-1984 by F.E. DIXON / Impressions of Dublin 1934 / Dublin Slums in 1930's / Frank Murphy an appreciation / Half a century of Music in Dublin / A wonderful account of the grand devourer of Butter Milk / Kildonan 1933-1936 A Memory / St Vincents Hospital Dublin 1834-1984 / Growing up with the Old Dublin Society / Motoring in Dublin in 1934, Unusual Gilded covers double issue and a rare one as most people would hang on to this one. Various Very Good, some tanning to part of some page edges and old small price label to front cover.
BKLT

28.95
offers considered

1st 1972 Signed and inscr by author The Gems She Wore, A book of Irish Places. James Plunkett Good with some minor staining / minor foxing in shelfworn and part sunfaded dustwrapper.
HB

28.95
offers considered

1st 2004 Micheal O Muircheartaigh from Dun Sion to Croke Park, the legendary GAA commentator auto-biography. Rare. Micheal O Muircheartaigh Nearly new in DW
HB

29.95
offers considered

1921 The Star Dusty Road (The Hope Series no 1 booklet) 24 pages rare poetry book. T. Gavan Duffy Very good tanning to cover and page edges
BKLT

14.95

c. 1927 George Routledge
& Sons Ltd..
The FALSTAFF SAGA Being the life and opinions of CAPTAIN NICHOLAS DAWTREY sometime Seneschal of Claneboye (Co Down) and Warden of the Palace of Carrickfergus (Co Antrim). Immortalised by Shakespeare as Sir John Falstaff John Dawtrey Very good no DW v clean copy, foxing to bulk edges the first few pages and here and there throughout. Offers considered.
HB

46.95

1982 Dolmen Press version of the 1951 Translation Giraldvs Cambrensis (GERALD OF WALES) The HISTORY and TOPOGRAPHY of IRELAND Here Translated from the latin by John O'Meara with map and drawings c. 1200AD John O'Meara Very good in tanned dustwrapper. no inscriptions great condition book. Offers considered.
HB

68.95

c. 1978 IRISH MAPS - Irish Heritage Series No 18. 31 pages Booklet well illustrated. Various Very good.
PB

12.95

2003 -- Vol. 11 BLACKROCK SOCIETY Proceedings Annual 2003
Blackrock local history and other interesting Dublin Historical Articles.
Various Nearly New
PB

9.95

1998 -- Vol. 6 BLACKROCK SOCIETY Proceedings Annual 1998
Blackrock local history and other interesting Dublin Historical Articles.
Various Nearly New small ink stain on cover
PB

9.95

1997 -- Vol. 5 BLACKROCK SOCIETY Proceedings Annual 1997
Blackrock local history and other interesting Dublin Historical Articles.
Various Nearly New
PB

9.95

1993/4 -- Vol. 2 BLACKROCK SOCIETY Proceedings Annual 1993
Blackrock local history and other interesting Dublin Historical Articles.
Various Nearly New
PB

6.95

c. 2000 1st Edition OUT OF THE ORDINARY Reflections of an Ordinary Man - Very rare book, compiled by his wife, a compilation of his Writings and letters on Love, Life and wise obervations, produced in memory of VIVIAN SEAN DONNELLY -- Unusual book, one can see why it was compiled as it contains powerful wisdom of the 'ordinary' man. Vivian Sean (Viv / Vivo) DONNELLY Excellent as new condition, no dustwrapper probably as it was made without one.
HB

18.95

1949 1st The Face and Mind of IRELAND --Described as: "One of the most penetrating and entertaining analyses of national character since Madriaga's Englishmen, Frenchmen, Spaniards" Arland Ussher Very good in slight chipped paper dustwrapper, tanned some foxing to endpapers and prev owner ex libris label.
HB

14.95

Early Browne & Nolan Ed. THE JAIL JOURNAL 1848-1853 John Mitchell Acceptable, loosening binding, all there POI
HB
28.95
58th Ed 1928 The Spirit of the Nation or Ballads and Songs by the Writers of "The Nation" (small pocket book, simply leatherbound by an owner) Writers of "The Nation" Rough but all there. A good reading copy.
PB
11.95
2000 Archdiocese of ARMAGH A History by... Montsignor Raymond Murray VVG
HB
7.95
2nd c. mid 1800's WILLY REILLY and His Dear Cooleen (Colleen) Bawn A tale founded upon fact.
(Published by James Duffy & Co Ltd. 15 Wellington Quay Dublin) * Offers Considered
William Carleton VVG POI, some damage to top of spine from extraction from a shelf.
HB
*33.95


Abbreviations:  POI = Previous owners incription/name    POL = Prev. Owner Label / Ex Libris Label    SF/SFS = Sunfaded / SF Spine
DW = Dustwrapper / Dustjacket  1st Thus = 1st edition of a new version or compilation.   SW/VSW = Shelfworn / & with tears.   CTB = Coffee Table Book

Green are new additions, Pink recently sold and then removed in a few days.

ART / MUSIC / PHOTOGRAPHY / ARCHITECTURE / CRAFTS
EDITION/YEAR TITLE AUTHOR CONDITION / NOTES
HB/PB
EURO

1905

AURORA LEIGH A POEM BY Elizabeth Barret Browning - J M DENT SMALL LEATHERBOUND Elizabeth Barret Browning Very good small dent in front cover leather, tanning to endpapers and some sun fading to leather.
HB

16.95



Abbreviations: 
POI/PON = Previous owners incription/name    POL = Prev. Owner Label / Ex Libris Label    SF/SFS = Sunfaded / SF Spine
DW = Dustwrapper / Dustjacket  1st Thus = 1st edition of a new version or compilation.   SW/VSW = Shelfworn / & with tears.   CTB = Coffee Table Book

Green are new additions, Pink recently sold and then removed in a few days.

VARIOUS INTERESTS / TRAVEL / HISTORY / MISCELLANEOUS / NOVELS
EDITION/YEAR TITLE AUTHOR CONDITION / NOTES
HB/PB
EURO
1964

100 Years of the CHRISTADELPHIAN, anniversary issue, 1864-1964, very rare with reproduction of parts of the first issue. Some photos of Aberdeen Scotland where a founder came from, Birmingham Publishers.

Various Excellent, was kept in brown paper covers.
PB

48.95
offers considered

1995 1st inscribed
neatly on titlesheet
by Michael (one of
the authors)

KILIMANJARO TALES A Saga of a Medical Family in Africa Gwynneth and
Michael Latham
Excellent nearly new in DW
HB

36.95
offers considered

1987 2nd print
of 1986 1st
GREAT AFRICAN THINKERS Vol 1 Cheikh Anta Diop, editor:
Ivan Van Sertima
Very Good, some dogearing.
PB

48.95
offers considered

1970 The Sociology of the YORUBA - IBADAN University Press (Scarce) N A Fadipe Very Good.
PB

33.95
offers considered

1975 YORUBA ORAL TRADITION Poetry in Music, Dance and Drama (Ext. rare African Culture Book) 1093 pages Produced by the Department of African Languages and literatures in the University of IFE Wande Abimbola Very Good.
PB

189.95
offers considered

c. 1989 ST PHILIP CHURCH in Crafton PA USA 1839-1989 Sesquicentennial CTB size book packed with local history and photographs of the parishioners throught the years. A very rare book. Various Good, glossy printed boards, very good condition.
HB

68.95
offers considered

1st 1936 BOLERO (Exceedingly Rare Book) Novel GORDON GLOVER VG no DW some foxing.
HB
48.95
(offers considered)
Preface dated 1915 and considered to be the 1st edition (Undated) Notes on the Nervous System" For General and Mental Nurses RARE VINTAGE MEDICAL BOOK Hopewell-Ash, Edwin L VVG would be fine apart from POI on edge of pages bulk and dogear to titlepage. Cloth over paper bound - Pocket Size with rounded corners.
HB
38.95


Abbreviations: 
POI = Previous owners incription/name    POL = Prev. Owner Label / Ex Libris Label    SF/SFS = Sunfaded / SF Spine
DW = Dustwrapper / Dustjacket  1st Thus = 1st edition of a new version or compilation.   SW/VSW = Shelfworn / & with tears.   CTB = Coffee Table Book

O.C. = Offers Considered       Green are new additions.


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