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My Irish Year

By: COLUM, Padraic

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, Mills & Boon: 1912

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 33365

Condition: VG+


A study of the Catholic Irish peasantry. The author states - 'My Irish Year, is representative of a great part of Ireland. The life described may stand for the life of the Catholic Peasantry who are merely the bulk of the Irish Population; they are, roughly speaking, the historic Irish Nation'. xiii, 286pp, 15 illustrations, [30pp] publisher's catalogue at rear. Maroon cloth with gilt titles to both front and spine. 'MB' Monogram blind stamped to front cover, lower fore-corner. Interior is clean and unmarked. Pages very slightly and evenly browned. All illustrations present. Tight, square bind... View more info

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Contested Island: Ireland 1460-1630 (Oxford History of Early Modern Europe)

By: CONNOLLY, S. J.

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2007

Edition: First Trade Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 052865

ISBN: 0198208162

Condition: Almost 'As New'


Charting Ireland's progression from a poor society on the periphery of Europe, dominated by the conflicts of competing warlords, to a centralized political unit with a rapidly developing market economy, Contested Island is the story of the people who became the modern Irish. x, 426pp, maps ; 24 cm. A volume in the series, 'Oxford history of early modern Europe'. Interior is clean and unmarked, pages white and fresh. Binding is tight and square, no spine creasing. Wrappers are also bright and clean with some slight wear to the corner tips. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United... View more info

Divided City: Portrait of Dublin, 1913

By: Curriculum Development Unit (Ireland);Granville, Gary

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dublin, O'Brien Educational: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33115

ISBN: 0905140508

Condition: VG+


An account of the City of Dublin, Ireland, in 1913. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Similar, price-clipped dustjacket. Weight, 400g. View more info

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Canada and the Irish question: 1867-present

By: CURRIE, Philip James

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Canada, P.J. Currie: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33501

ISBN: 0968827500

Condition: Almost 'As New'


Book examines the political and cultural factors affecting Canadian interest in Irish politics since Confederation. v, 177 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Book appears as new - bright and fresh with a tight, square binding and no spine creasing - but is slightly marred by a gift inscription to the bottom margin of the title page. Weight, 314g. View more info

Good Women of Erin

By: DEASE, Alice

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, R. & T. Washbourne, Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34416

Condition: Very Good


119pp, frontis and five b&w plates. Undated [1910]. Clean interior. pencil name to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. Slight wear to green cloth at tips. Bright gilt illustration to front panel and gilt titles to spine. Weight, 260g. View more info

Mairead Corrigan, Betty Williams: Two Women who Ignored Danger in Campaigning for Peace in Northern Ireland

By: DEUTSCH, Richard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Barron's: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 34929

ISBN: 0812052684

Condition: VG+


Translated from the French. Foreword by Joan Baez. 1st U.S. edition. 8vo, 204pp, photo illustrated endpapers. Hardcover in green cloth with gilt titles, with dustjacket. Book is bright and clean with a tight binding and no wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 614g. View more info

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In the Ranks of Death: The Irish in the Second World War

By: DOHERTY, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Pen and Sword: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31548

ISBN: 1844159663

Condition: As New


"When war broke out in 1939 over 20,000 Irishmen were serving in the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force with the greatest proportion in the Army. During the war this rose to over 120,000, suggesting that about 100,000 enlisted during the war. Nine earned the Victoria Cross; three members of the Royal Navy, including a Fleet Air Arm pilot, four soldiers, including a member of the Australian forces, and two RAF pilots...etc etc. 304 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. A pristine copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use b... View more info

The Troubles: The Background to the Question of Northern Ireland

By: DOWNING, Taylor - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Thames/Futura Publishers: 1981

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 22603

ISBN: 0708819664

Condition: Very Good


Book to accompany and amplify the Thames Television 5-part series on the 'Troubles' in Northern Ireland. 208pp, illustrated in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with minor wear to edges of wraps. Weight, 460g. View more info

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The Macmillan Atlas of Irish History

By: DUFFY, Dean - Editor

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan General Reference: 1997

Edition: First USA Edition

Seller ID: 044275

ISBN: 0028620119

Condition: About 'As New'


Presents an overview of Irish history from Celtic times through the 1990s, discussing such topics as the spread of Christianity, the decline of the Irish language, and the establishment of the Irish Free State in 1922. 144 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 25 cm. More than 60 maps. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. About 'as new'. Weight, 560g. View more info

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Scholars & Rebels in Nineteenth-Century Ireland

By: EAGLETON, Terry

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Blackwell Pub.: 2000

Edition: First Trade Paper Edition

Seller ID: 039861

ISBN: 0631214461

Condition: About 'As New'


Intellectual life in nineteenth century Ireland. 177pp. Bright, fresh, inmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creases to the spine. About 'as new'. Weight, 277g. View more info

Conor Cruise O'Brien Introduces Ireland

By: EDWARDS, Owen Dudley - Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 13682

Condition: About Fine


A collection of pieces by various writers on aspects of Ireland. 240pp, color photo illustrated. Bright copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket has a little edge wear. View more info

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James Joyce, New and Revised Edition

By: ELLMANN, Richard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1982

Edition: New and Revised Edition - BOMC

Seller ID: 2428

ISBN: 0195031032

Condition: Fine


This is the new revised edition of the much acclaimed 1959 biography of James Joyce. ' Essential reading for all students of Joyce'. The 1982 revision adds substantially to the material contained in the first. xviii, 887pp, photo plates. This would appear to be a Book Club edition with a tiny maple leaf impressed into the rear board. Internally very clean with bright, white pages. Tight, square binding with sound hinges. Cloth shows no wear. Dustjacket - no price shown - is bright and clean showing only slight wear. Unpacked weight, 1.330kg. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post ... View more info

Map of Ireland: Circa 1880

By: GALL & INGLIS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Gall & Inglis:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 039545

Condition: VG


Colored, engraved map. Shows Ireland divided into counties, four colors used. Scale approx 28 miles to the inch. Map size - 28 by 24 cm on a sheet 31.5 by 26 cm. From an Atlas published in 1880 but date not present on map itself. Clean and unmarked with some, light foxing. Scan available. View more info

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Irish Folk History: Texts from the North

By: GLASSIE, Henry

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Univ of Pennsylvania Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35087

ISBN: 0812211235

Condition: About Fine


Folklore from Ballymenone in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. 161pp, illustrated with drawings by the author. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Weight, 216g. View more info

Contemplating Ireland

By: GLEASON, James

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Toronto, Elan Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 048693

ISBN: 1551442574

Condition: As New


A 'visual meditation' on Ireland - photographs by James Gleason ; introduced by Deirdre Purcell. Each photogrraph accompanies selections from Ireland's rich poetic tradition. Unpaginated. Bright and fresh. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 402g. View more info

For the Cause of Liberty: A Thousand Years of Ireland's Heroes

By: GOLWAY, Terry

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 040757

ISBN: 0684855569

Condition: Near Fine


'A cursory look at Irish history from the tribes of the early first millenium up through the Troubles to the year 2000' [ GoodReads]. 397pp. : portraitss., maps ; 25 cm. An almost 'as new' copy except for a gift inscription to the ffep and a price-clip to the dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 651g. We ship Worldwide using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destinatio... View more info

Dublin Yesterday

By: GORHAM, Maurice

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Fitzhouse Books: 1990

Edition: First Fitzhouse Books Edition

Seller ID: 32032

ISBN: 0713454466

Condition: About Fine


Dublin, Ireland, shown from old photographs. Introduction and commentaries by Maurice Gorham. Unpaginated, chiefly illustrations - 150 photographs in b&w ; 26 cm. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Mild knock to the spine near the foot. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Unpacked weight, 563g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

The World of the Irish Wonder Tale: An Introduction to the Study of Fairy Tales

By: GOSE, Elliott B.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1985

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 22984

ISBN: 0802065856

Condition: VG+


"Fairy tales are a rich element of childhood in many cultures around the world. But in Ireland, where they are known as wonder tales, these stories of magic and enchantment are not restricted to young audiences; Irish wonder tales are told to adults. . .". xxiv, 228pp. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, light creases to spine. Bright, glossy wrappers looking new. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 384g unpacked. Canad... View more info

Tales of Irish Life and Character

By: HALL, Mrs. S. C.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Foulis: 1910

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 35103

Condition: Very Good Plus


Sixteen tipped-in illustrations by Erskine Nicol. Hardcover in original green cloth. Book is tight, covers slightly soiled in places. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Minor wea to cloth at extremities of spine. Bright gilt titles. A handsome book. Weight, 570g.. View more info

The Songs of Ireland Including the Most Favourite of Moore's Irish Melodies and a Large Collection of Old Songs and Ballads...

By: HATTON, J. L. & MOLLOY, J. L. - Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Boosey & Co.:

Edition: New and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 051366

Condition: About VG


Undated edition. Circa 1880s. 245pp, 6pp publisher's catalog at back. Vocal score with piano and lyrics. Bound in green cloth, blindstamped designs, gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. Owner's stamp to front pde, otherwise unmarked. Sound binding. Some wear to cloth at extremities. Still quite handsome. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 646g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; USA rates by weight alone. World rates ba... View more info