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THE CROMWELLIAN SETTLEMENT OF IRELAND (1865) by Prendergast, John P. (1808-1893)

London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green. Very Good. 1865. Hardcover. Green cloth with gilt design on front cover & lettering on spine. Text clean, tight & intact. (llxiv) 304pp. Complete with 3 large color fold out maps & tables...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$190.00


The Irish Guards in the Great War: Edited and Compiled from Their Diaries and Papers. Volume 2 The Second Batallion and Appendices by Kipling, Rudyard

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1923. Volume 2 only. First American edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1923, first printing. 8vo. 307pp., illustrated with 4 two-color maps. Blac...

From The Wild Muse

$100.00


The History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern, Taken from the Most Authentic Records, and Dedicated to the Irish Brigade. by Abbe Mac-Geoghegan; Translated from the French by Patrick O'Kelly

New York: D. & J. Sadlier, 1845. Book. Good. Hardcover. Full Roan with spine decoration and borders on the boards, 4to. 10.15 inches tall; 630 pages with an index, additional engraved title & 2 engraved plates. Bindings are firm and square. Text c...

From Blind Horse Books [ABAA - FABA]

$150.00


Clonmel 1840-1900: Anatomy Of An Irish Town by O'Donnell, Sean

Geography Publications. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1999. No Edition Stated. Hardcover. 0906602513 . Book has some light bumping to corners of covers and small bump to bottom edge of front cover, front cover has very slightest of bows, pages 1 &a...

From Books of Paradise

$299.95


IRISH HOME RULE.----Bound with. THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT AND NAVAL POLICY. Speeches delivered by the Rt.Hon.Winston Churchill,M.P by CHURCHILL. WINSTON. S.;

The Liberal Publication Department. London.,1912. FIRST EDITIONS OF 2 RARE SPEECHES. Bound into a volume of the Pamphlets and leaflets for 1912 by the Liberal Publication Department complete with 18 other speeches on subjects including Home Rule, Free Tr...

From Paul Foster Books

£2,000.00


Builders of My Soul: Greek and Roman Themes in Yeats by Brian Arkins

First U.S. Edition, Produced in England by Barnes and Nobles.DJ Shows Very Light Shelf Wear (See Photos)Book is Bright, Tight, Clean, Unread, No Defects.Synopsis: To Yeats, as well as to Eliot, Pound, Joyce, and other major writers, as Erich Auerbach put ...

From The Urban Bookie

$650.00


CEACTA BEAGA GAEDILGE I [- III] IRISH READING LESSONS ... WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY JACK B. YEATS by Yeats, Jack Butler [illus], and Norma Borthwick

Dublin: The Irish Book Company, 1906. Three parts. iv,29,[1];28;40pp. Bound up in contemporary gilt cloth, without wrappers. Cloth a bit sunned along top edge, fore-tips lightly worn; very good or better. Three of the four volumes in this sequence of tex...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$175.00


A BOOK OF SAINTS AND WONDERS PUT DOWN HERE BY...ACCORDING TO THE OLD WRITINGS AND THE MEMORY OF THE PEOPLE OF IRELAND by Gregory, Lady Augusta

London: John Murray, 1907. Linen and boards, paper spine labels. Spine labels and edges a bit darkened, but a very good copy, without the uncommon dust jacket. First London edition, based on the 1906 Cuala Press edition of two hundred copies....

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$150.00


THE YOUNG LADY'S POCKET LIBRARY, OR PARENTAL MONITOR; CONTAINING, I. DR. GREGORY'S, FATHER'S LEGACY TO HIS DAUGHTERS. II. LADY PENNINGTON'S UNFORTUNATE MOTHER'S ADVICE TO HER DAUGHTERS. III. MARCHIONESS DE LAMBERT'S. ADVICE OF A MOTHER TO HER DAUGHTER. IV. MOORE'S, FABLES FOR THE FEMALE SEX by Gregory, John, et al

Dublin: Printed by Graisberry and Campbell, for John Archer, 1790. [4],[ii]-vii,[3],53,[4],58-120,[3],"134" [sic] 121-129, blank,135-185,[10],188- 311,[1]pp. 12mo. Disbound. Occasional marginal darkening and soiling, faint stamp of a defunct mercantile l...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$350.00


IRISH FAMILY HISTORY. A HISTORY OF THE CLAN EOGHAN, OR EOGHANACHTS, DESCENDANTS OF EOGHAN MORE, OR EUGENE THE GREAT ... PART II by Cronnelly, Richard F

Dublin: Printed for the Author by Godwin, Son and Nethercott, 1864. [xii],[137]-296,[1]pp. Octavo. Extracted from pamphlet binder. Faint old stamp of a defunct mercantile library, a few minor smudges; very good. First edition. One of four parts, publishe...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$125.00


HISTORY OF THE INSURRECTION OF THE COUNTY OF WEXFORD, A.D. 1798; by HAY, Edward

1803. HAY, Edward. HISTORY OF THE INSURRECTION OF THE COUNTY OF WEXFORD, A.D. 1798; INCLUDING AN ACCOUNT OF TRANSACTIONS PRECEDING THAT EVENT, WITH AN APPENDIX. Dublin: Printed for the author by John Stockdale, 1803. Boston Revolutionary War patriot and...

From Boston Book Company

$1,250.00


Twelve Scotch Chap Books.

Chap Books. Twelve Scotch Chap Books. Boxed in a cloth folding box, with gilt-decorated calf spine. 1. Visits from the World of Spirits, Being a Collection of Facts Relating to the Appearances of Ghosts, Spectres, and Apparitions: To which is prefixed,...

From G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB

$1,600.00


Nineteen Acres by Healy, John

Galway, Ireland: Kenny's Bookshop & Art Gallery, 1978. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stated First Edition. The Book Is Bound In Blue Cloth With Gilt Stamped Lettering On The Spine. The B...

From Granada Bookstore (Member IOBA)

$139.99


Mayo Men's Patriotic & Benevolent Association of the City of New York Centennial Yearbook 1879-1979 by Mayo Men's P & B Centennial Committee

Mayo Men's P & B Association. Good+. 1979. No Edition Stated. Paperback. Front cover has moisture mark to bottom corner and owner's address stamped, light toning to spine, light curl to top corner of book, some light soiling; b/w photos . ...

From Books of Paradise

$100.00


Travels of an Irish Gentleman in Search of a Religion by Moore, Thomas

Paris: A. And W. Galignani, 1833. 12mo. 403pp., bound in 3/4 polished calf over marbled paper covered boards, raised bands ruled in gilt, green morocco spine label gilt, scattered foxing throughout, chipping to spine ends, upper joint with split but bind...

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$115.00


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