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We are always happy to hear from people with similar interests to our own, so please feel free to drop us a line! Although De Burca Rare Books is primarily a mail-order business, you are welcome to visit and meet us in person to browse our extensive libraries of antiquarian books, maps and other items relating to Ireland. In order to make sure that we can give proper attention to you and your book-related requests, it is best to make an appointment with us – so please phone ahead.

How To Find Us

Our contact details are listed on the right hand side of this page. Please see the map at the bottom of this page to find our exact location. We are situated off the Stillorgan Dual Carriageway, just 8km from Dublin’s City Centre. Our premises is easily accessible by the 46A and 145 Dublin Bus routes.

Antiquarian Books, Maps and Ephemera Relating to Ireland

Browse our collection of over 20,000 antiquarian books and other rare items relating to Ireland. To get an idea of what’s in store, why not visit our Facebook page or read an interview with our proprietor, Éamonn de Búrca, in The Irish Times on how he got started in the antiquarian book trade? The latter article contains answers to frequently asked questions such as what advice Éamonn has for collectors of rare books and those who are hoping to make an investment purchase of antiquarian books.


We stock a full range of our publications. To find out more, please visit our Publications page.

Valuing Books

To have a book valued, bring it with you and we will make an appraisal. Read more about our valuations service.

Our office hours are Monday to Friday; 9:00 am to 5:30 pm and Saturday 10:00am to 1:00pm.



De Búrca Rare Books,
27 Priory Drive, Blackrock,
Co. Dublin, Ireland.

T. +353 (0) 1 288 2159
F. +353 (0) 1 283 4080
M. +353 (0) 87 259 5918
E. [email protected]

Office Hours

Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:30pm
Saturday 10:00am to 1:00pm.

An appointment is preferred.


Four times a year we issue rare book catalogues.

We ship worldwide and completely guarantee the authenticity for the Irish Antiquarian and out-of-print books we sell.

Our subject range includes areas such as Irish History, Topography, Genealogy, Biography, Literature, Sport, Religion and much more.

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