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Harry Houdini – Autographed headed note paper from his NYC residence.
Houdini purchased a four story brownstone building located at 278, West 113th Street Manhattan, New York City in 1904. The building served as Houdini’s home and base of operation up until his…
1,000.00
Edward-Young
Edward Young. The Works of the author of the Night-Thoughts.
OUNG, Edward. The Works of the author of the Night-Thoughts. Revised and corrected by himself. Frontispiece. Three volumes. London: Dodsley, etc. 1792. Bound in contemporary tree calf with a red goatskin backstrip. Covers…
1,250.00
oscar-wilde
Wilde, Oscar: Sebastian Melmoth.
London: Humphreys, 1904. First. Sm. Quarto. pp. [iv], 223. Bookplate on front pastedown. Bound by Hatchards of Picadilly in cont. half brown morocco gilt, light brown linen covers, brown silk marker. Original wrappers…
475.00
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MacEVILLY, Michael: A Splendid Resistance [Hardback]
MacEVILLY, Michael. A Life of IRA Chief of Staff Dr. Andy Cooney. Foreword by Sean O Mahony. Illustrated. Dublin: De Búrca, 2011. pp. xix, 427.The appointment of Andy (Andrew) Cooney as Chief…
50.00
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CHANDLER, Edward: Photography in Ireland Limited Edition
LIMITED TO 30 COPIES ONLY IN A FINE BINDING CHANDLER, Edward. Photography in Ireland. The Nineteenth Century. Illustrated. Dublin: De Burca, 2001. Folio. pp. xii, 44 (plates), 134. Bound in full black morocco…
850.00
Baker, C.A. Souvenir of Ninety-Four (Australian and Malayan)
Baker, C.A. Souvenir of Ninety-Four (Australian and Malayan).
Gift Battle-Planes which helped us to Victory, August 4th 1914 to November 11th 1918 London: The Field Press, 1920. 4to. pp. [x], 148. Limited edition printed for private circulation only. The titlepage drawn…
675.00
McEvelly-Secial
MacEVILLY, Michael: A Splendid Resistance. [LIMITED EDITION]
MacEVILLY, Michael. A Splendid Resistance. A Life of IRA Chief of Staff Dr. Andy Cooney. Foreword by Sean O Mahony. Illustrated. Dublin: De Búrca, 2011. pp. xix, 427. Limited edition of 50 copies…
225.00
Michael Collins’ Own Story. Told to Hayden Talbot.
TALBOT, Hayden: Michael Collins’ Own Story. Told to Hayden Talbot.
TALBOT, Hayden. With an introduction by Éamonn de Búrca. Dublin: De Búrca, November, 2012. pp. 256, plus index. Full buckram gilt. In pictorial dust jacket. The American journalist Hayden Talbot first met Michael…
45.00
The Dolmens of Ireland.
BORLASE, William G: The Dolmens of Ireland.
BORLASE, William G. Their distribution, structural characteristics, and affinities in other countries; together with the folk-lore attaching to them; supplemented by considerations on the anthropology, ethnology, and traditions of the Irish people. With…
295.00
BORLASE, William G. The Dolmens of Ireland - Special edition limited to 15 sets
BORLASE, William G. The Dolmens of Ireland – Special edition limited to 15 sets
BORLASE, William G. The Dolmens of Ireland. Their distribution, structural characteristics, and affinities in other countries; together with the folk-lore attaching to them; supplemented by considerations on the anthropology, ethnology, and traditions of…
1,250.00
Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters.
Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters.
O’DONOVAN, John. Ed. by. Annála Ríoghachta Éireann – Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters. From the earliest times to the year 1616. Edited from the manuscript in the Royal…
865.00
HUNTER, Robert. The Racing Calendar for the Year 1826. Volume the Thirty-seventh.
HUNTER, Robert. The Racing Calendar for the Year 1826. Volume the Thirty-seventh.
Dublin: Printed for the Proprietor by James Daly, and Sold at the Publisher’s Office, No. 2, North Cumberland-street, 1827. 12mo. pp. li, [1], 135, [1]. Contemporary full red morocco elaborately tooled in…
235.00
MUSGRAVE, Sir Richard. Memoirs of the Different Rebellions in Ireland from the Arrival of the English.
MUSGRAVE, Sir Richard. Memoirs of the Different Rebellions in Ireland from the Arrival of the English.
A Particular Detail of that which Broke Out the XXIID of May 1798. With a History of the Conspiracy which preceded it. To this edition is added A Concise History of the Reformation…
475.00
O'FAOLÁIN, Eileen. The Children of Crooked Castle.
O’FAOLÁIN, Eileen. The Children of Crooked Castle.
An Irish Fairy Story. Illustrated. Dublin: Browne and Nolan, n.d. (c.1949). Blue faded cloth, title in red on upper cover and along spine. A good copy.
125.00
STEWART, Robert. Autograph letter signed from Robert Stewart to Dr. Frazer.
STEWART, Robert. Autograph letter signed from Robert Stewart to Dr. Frazer.
STEWART, Robert. Autograph letter signed from Robert Stewart to Dr. Frazer. Two pages octavo written on both sides. In this letter he discusses books, autograph letters and relics: “P.S. I dare…
375.00
WEST, Rev. Mark. Sermons on Different Subjects.
WEST, Rev. Mark. Sermons on Different Subjects.
Sermons on Different Subjects … by the Gospel in all Good Christians. With list of subscribers. Dublin: Marchbank, 1785. pp. xvi, 390 + errata. Bound by William McKenzie of Dublin in contemporary olive-green…
875.00
BOOK OF FENAGH
[BOOK OF FENAGH] The Book of Fenagh in Irish and English, originally compiled by St. Caillin, Archbishop, Abbot and Founder of Fenagh, alias Dunbally of Moy-Rein, tempore St. Patricii
[BOOK OF FENAGH] The Book of Fenagh in Irish and English, originally compiled by St. Caillin, Archbishop, Abbot and Founder of Fenagh, alias Dunbally of Moy-Rein, tempore St. Patricii; with the contractions resolved…
475.00
LYTTON, Sir Edward Bulwer.
LYTTON, Sir Edward Bulwer.
Ernest Maltravers, or, The Eleusinia. With frontispiece. London: Chapman and Hall, 1851. pp. (1) xi, [1], 276 (2) viii, 312 (double column). Bound by Marcus Ward in contemporary full red calf. Covers framed…
375.00
SEWARD, Wm. Wenman Esq. Topographia Hibernica.
SEWARD, Wm. Wenman Esq. Topographia Hibernica.
Topographia Hibernica; or the Topography of Ireland, Antient and Modern. Giving a complete view of the Civil and Ecclesiastical State of that Kingdom; With its Antiquities, Natural Curiosities; Trade, Manufacturers, Extent and Population…
575.00
DERRICKE, John. The Image of Irelande with a Discoverie of Woodkerne.
DERRICKE, John. The Image of Irelande with a Discoverie of Woodkerne.
With an introduction, translation and glossary by David B. Quin. Preface by Liam Miller and foreword by John A. Gamble. With twelve folding woodcut illustrations. Belfast: Blackstaff Press, 1985. Quarto. pp. xxx, 220…
295.00
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GIMLETTE, Thomas. The History of the Huguenot Settlers in Ireland
The History of the Huguenot Settlers in Ireland, and Other Literary Remains. Bound with: The French Settlers in Ireland. The Settlement in Waterford. The Feuds of the Bishops of Waterford and Lismore, under…
575.00
HOUSTON, Mrs. Twenty Years in The Wild West.
HOUSTON, Mrs. Twenty Years in The Wild West.
Twenty Years in The Wild West; or, Life in Connaught. London: John Murray, 1879. pp. xii, 288, 32 (publisher’s list). Pictorial cloth. Signature of Isaac Latimer, dated Feb. 1880 on half title…
875.00
KNOTT, Mary John. Two Months at Kilkee.
KNOTT, Mary John. Two Months at Kilkee.
Two Months at Kilkee, a Watering Place in the County Clare, near the mouth of the Shannon, with an Account of a Voyage down that river from Limerick to Kilrush, and Sketches of…
285.00
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POWERSCOURT, Seventh Viscount. Muniments of the Ancient Saxon Family of Wingfield.
Compiled by Mervyn Edward, Seventh Viscount Powerscourt, from the Archives in the British Museum, College of Arms, and Records Office, Dublin, and from other sources. Illustrated with family portraits, monuments, tombs, castles, deeds…
3,750.00
COULTER, Henry. The West of Ireland: its Existing Condition, and Prospects.
COULTER, Henry. The West of Ireland: its Existing Condition, and Prospects.
Illustrated with thirty-four lithographic plates (some coloured) and one folding map. Dublin: Hodges & Smith, 1862. pp. xii, 372, 20 (adverts). Pebbled green cloth, title in gilt on spine, Hibernia and Britannia in…
475.00
LUGAR, Arthur. Architectural Sketches for Cottages.
LUGAR, Arthur. Architectural Sketches for Cottages.
Architectural Sketches for Cottages, Rural Dwellings and Villas. In the Grecian, Gothic, and fancy styles, with plans, suitable to persons of genteel life and moderate fortune: preceded by some observations on scenery and…
1,250.00
PARR, Richard / [MARSHALL, Thomas] The Life of the Most Reverend Father in God James Usher.
PARR, Richard / [MARSHALL, Thomas] The Life of the Most Reverend Father in God James Usher.
The Life of the Most Reverend Father in God James Usher, Late Lord Archbishop of Armagh, Primate and Metropolitan of all Ireland. With a Collection of Three Hundred Letters, between the said Lord…
1,250.00
DUFT, Johannes & MEYER, Peter. The Irish Miniatures in the Abbey Library of St. Gall.
DUFT, Johannes & MEYER, Peter. The Irish Miniatures in the Abbey Library of St. Gall.
With 19 plates in colour and 24 in mono. Berne: Urs Graf-Verlag, 1954. Large quarto. Bound in full pigskin with Celtic design blind tooling. Edition limited to 600 copies. A very good copy…
2,275.00
[SAINT ÆTHELWOLD] The Benedictional of Saint Æthelwold.
SAINT ÆTHELWOLD. The Benedictional of Saint Æthelwold.
Two volumes. London: The Folio Society, 2001. Quarto. Bound in full brown morocco by Smith Settle over bevelled boards, blocked in gilt on upper cover and spine. Calligraphy by John Andrew. With handmade…
575.00
A History of Irish Flags from earliest times.
HAYES-McCOY, G.A: A History of Irish Flags from earliest times.
HAYES-McCOY, G.A. Profusely illustrated. Dublin: Academy, 1979. Quarto. pp. 240. Brown arlen, title in black on spine. A fine copy in very good dust jacket. Since the dawn of Irish history, numerous wars…
225.00
The Bookshop on the Quay.
LYNCH, Patricia: The Bookshop on the Quay.
LYNCH, Patricia. The Bookshop on the Quay. Illustrated by Peggy Fortnum. London: Dent, 1956. First edition. pp. vi, 186. Green cloth, title in gilt on spine. A fine copy in priceclipped pictorial dust…
175.00
WRIGHT, Thomas. Esq. The History of Ireland.
WRIGHT, Thomas. Esq. The History of Ireland.
WRIGHT, Thomas. Esq. The History of Ireland from the earliest period of the Irish Annals to the Present Time. Illustrated with beautiful steel engravings, from original drawings, executed expressly for the work by…
285.00
AN OXONIAN [S. Reynolds Hole] A Little Tour in Ireland.
AN OXONIAN [S. Reynolds Hole] A Little Tour in Ireland.
AN OXONIAN [S. Reynolds Hole] A Little Tour in Ireland. Being a Visit to Dublin, Galway, Connamara, Athlone, Limerick, Killarney, Glengarriff, Cork, etc. Illustrated with large coloured frontispiece and numerous other illustrations by…
175.00
CARR, John Esq. The Stranger in Ireland.
CARR, John Esq. The Stranger in Ireland.
CARR, John Esq. The Stranger in Ireland A Tour in the Southern and Western Parts of that Country, in the year 1805. With 16 folding hand-coloured aquatints and engraved map of the Lakes of Killarney…
2,350.00
A Collection of Broadsides & Pamphlets from the renowned Closet Press at Trinity College.
A Collection of Broadsides & Pamphlets from the renowned Closet Press at Trinity College.
[CLOSET PRESS] A Collection of Broadsides and Pamphlets from the renowned Closet Press at Trinity College, Dublin: 1. [SPECIMEN] Specimen of Printing Types barely available at Trinity Closet Press. Dublin: Printed at the…
2,350.00
Fine Binding - The Book of Common Prayer.
Fine Binding. The Book of Common Prayer.
[COMMON PRAYER] The Book of Common Prayer. The Coronation Prayer Book. Oxford: At the University Press and sold by John and Edward Bumpus, Ltd. Booksellers to the King, 30 Oxford Street, W., 1911…
275.00
Illuminated Address to James Hurst, Esq.
Illuminated Address to James Hurst, Esq.
[ILLUMINATED ADDRESS] Illuminated Address to James Hurst, Esq., Secretary Sunday’s Well Boating & Tennis Club, on the occasion of his marriage. There are two hand-painted illuminated leaves and four leaves with names…
1,250.00
MILTON, Thomas. The Seats and Demesnes of the Nobility and Gentry of Ireland.
MILTON, Thomas. The Seats and Demesnes of the Nobility and Gentry of Ireland.
MILTON, Thomas. The Seats and Demesnes of the Nobility and Gentry of Ireland, In a Collection of the most interesting and Picturesque Views, Engraved by Thomas Milton, from Drawings by the most Eminent…
1,465.00
TODD, Rev. Descriptive Remarks on Illuminations in Certain Ancient Irish Manuscripts.
TODD, Rev. Descriptive Remarks on Illuminations in Certain Ancient Irish Manuscripts.
TODD, Rev. James Henthorn. Descriptive Remarks on Illuminations in Certain Ancient Irish Manuscripts. Illustrated with four chromolithic coloured plates depicting an illuminated folio from the Book of Kells, Garland of Howth, and the…
345.00
[SAINT ULTAN] Leabhar Ultáin. The Book of Saint Ultan.
SAINT ULTAN. Leabhar Ultáin. The Book of Saint Ultan.
[SAINT ULTAN] Leabhar Ultáin. The Book of Saint Ultan. A collection of pictures and poems by Irish artists and writers, compiled and arranged by Katherine MacCormack with numerous illustrations. Dublin: The Candle Press…
475.00
Old Waterford: Its History and Antiquities.
Old Waterford: Its History and Antiquities.
ATKINS, Ringrose. Old Waterford: Its History and Antiquities. A Lecture by Ringrose Atkins, M.A., M.D. Delivered under the auspices of the Waterford and South Eastern Archaeological Society, in the City Hall…
165.00
D'ALTON, John. The History of Ireland (Hand-Coloured Set)
D’ALTON, John. The History of Ireland (Hand-Coloured Set)
D’ALTON, John. The History of Ireland. From the earliest period to the year 1245, when The Annals of Boyle, which are adopted and embodied as the running text authority, terminate: with a…
1,250.00
The History of the Irish Citizen Army.
The History of the Irish Citizen Army.
FOX, R.M. The History of the Irish Citizen Army. Frontispiece. Dublin: Duffy, 1943. First edition. pp. ix, 241. Green cloth, title in gilt on upper cover and spine. Owner’s signature on…
85.00
The Case of Ireland's Being Bound by Acts of Parliament in England.
The Case of Ireland’s Being Bound by Acts of Parliament in England.
MOLYNEUX, William. The Case of Ireland’s Being Bound by Acts of Parliament in England, Stated. Dublin: Printed by Joseph Ray, and are to be Sold at his Shop in Skinner-Row, 1698. 12mo…
650.00
MOORE, Thomas. Moore's Irish Melodies. Illustrated by Daniel Maclise.
MOORE, Thomas. Moore’s Irish Melodies. Illustrated by Daniel Maclise.
MOORE, Thomas. Moore’s Irish Melodies. Illustrated by Daniel Maclise. London: Longmans, 1866. Small quarto. pp. 270. Superbly bound in full green hard-grained morocco over bevelled boards. Covers with elaborate gilt tooling to…
475.00
PLUNKETT, Grace. Doctors Recommend It. An Abbey Theatre Tonic in 12 Doses.
PLUNKETT, Grace. Doctors Recommend It. An Abbey Theatre Tonic in 12 Doses.
PLUNKETT, Grace. Doctors Recommend It. An Abbey Theatre Tonic in 12 Doses. Illustrated. Foreword by T.C. Murray. Dublin: At the Sign of the Three Candles, 1930. Oblong quarto. pp. [29]. Cream coarse…
950.00
REILY, Hugh - Ireland's Case Briefly Stated.
REILY, Hugh – Ireland’s Case Briefly Stated.
REILY, Hugh. Ireland’s Case Briefly Stated; or, A Summary Account of the Most Remarkable Transactions in that Kingdom since the Reformation. In two parts. Bound with Bishop Plunket’s speech. [Paris? or…
875.00
THOMAS HIBERNICUS. Flores Omnium Fere Doctorum.
THOMAS HIBERNICUS. Flores Omnium Fere Doctorum.
THOMAS HIBERNICUS. Flores Omnium Fere Doctorum. Venetiis: ad Signum Spei 1550. 16mo. 542 leaves. Roman letter, italic sidenotes, woodcut printer’s device. Later vellum parchment, titled in ink on spine. A very good…
675.00
[TRENCH, C.J.] Plans of Cottages for Agricultural Labourers in Ireland.
TRENCH, C.J. Plans of Cottages for Agricultural Labourers in Ireland.
[TRENCH, C.J.] Plans of Cottages for Agricultural Labourers in Ireland. Dublin: 1868. Folio. pp. [2], 6, 9 (plates). Limp cloth. Title in gilt on upper cover. Small ink stain and some…
465.00
USSHER, James. A Speech Delivered in the Castle-chamber at Dublin.
USSHER, James. A Speech Delivered in the Castle-chamber at Dublin.
USSHER, James. A Speech Delivered in the Castle-chamber at Dublin, the XXII. of November, Anno 1622. At the Censuring of certaine Officers, who refused to take the Oath of Supremacie. By James Bishop…
465.00
USSHER, James. Britannicarum Ecclesiarum Antiquitates.
USSHER, James. Britannicarum Ecclesiarum Antiquitates.
USSHER, James. Britannicarum Ecclesiarum Antiquitates. Quibus inserta est pestiferæ adversùs Dei gratiam à Pelagio Britanno in Ecclesiam inductæ Hæreseos Historia. Ad Britannicarum Antiquitatum Collectanea Appendix Gemina. Dublin: Ex Officiná Typographicá Societatis Bibliopolarum, 1639…
1,500.00
USSHER, James. Gravissimae Quaestionis, de Christianarum Ecclesiarum.
USSHER, James. Gravissimae Quaestionis, de Christianarum Ecclesiarum.
USSHER, James. Gravissimae Quaestionis, de Christianarum Ecclesiarum, in Occidentispraesertim paribs, Ab Apostolorum Temporibus, ad nostram … Historica Explicatio. Editio Secunda. Hanoviae: Typis Haeredum Aubrianorum, 1658. pp. [vxi], 456. Nineteenth century half calf over…
475.00
USSHER, James. An Answer to a Challenge made by a Jesuite in Ireland.
USSHER, James. An Answer to a Challenge made by a Jesuite in Ireland.
USSHER, James. An Answer to a Challenge made by a Jesuite in Ireland. Wherein the Judgement of Antiquity in the points questioned is truly delivered, and the Noveltie of the now Romish Doctrine…
675.00
WALSH, Peter A Prospect of The State of Ireland from The Year of the World 1756 to The Year of Christ 1652.
WALSH, Peter A Prospect of The State of Ireland from The Year of the World 1756 to The Year of Christ 1652.
WALSH, Peter A Prospect of The State of Ireland from The Year of the World 1756 to The Year of Christ 1652. Written by P.W. London: Printed for Johanna Broom at the…
685.00
WARE, Sir James. De Hibernia & Antiquitatibus ejus Disquisitiones.
WARE, Sir James. De Hibernia & Antiquitatibus ejus Disquisitiones.
WARE, Sir James. De Hibernia & Antiquitatibus ejus Disquisitiones. In quibus, Praeter ea quae de Hiberniâ antiquâ explicantur, Mores & Consuetudines Hibernorum, tàm veterum, quàm mediorum temporum, describuntur. Unà cum formâ Imperii eorum…
675.00
WARE, Sir James [and HARRIS, Walter]. The Whole Works of Sir James Ware concerning Ireland, Revised and improved.
WARE, Sir James [and HARRIS, Walter]. The Whole Works of Sir James Ware concerning Ireland, Revised and improved.
WARE, Sir James [and HARRIS, Walter]. The Whole Works of Sir James Ware concerning Ireland, Revised and improved. In Two Volumes. Vol. I. Containing the History of the Bishops of that Kingdom and…
2,750.00
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The History of Ireland, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time.
BARLOW, S. The History of Ireland, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time; Embracing also a statistical and geographical account of that Kingdom; forming together a complete view of its past and…
385.00
ANNESLEY, The Earl. Beautiful and Rare Trees and Plants.
ANNESLEY, The Earl. Beautiful and Rare Trees and Plants.
ANNESLEY, The Earl. Beautiful and Rare Trees and Plants. With seventy illustrations from photographs taken at Castlewellan. London: Country Life, n.d. (c.1903). Quarto. pp. 97, 70 (plates). Edition limited to three…
575.00
BOYLE, Roger Earl of Orrery. A Treatise of the Art of War.
BOYLE, Roger Earl of Orrery. A Treatise of the Art of War.
BOYLE, Roger Earl of Orrery. A Treatise of the Art of War: Dedicated to the Kings Most Excellent Majesty. With engraved plates. London: in the Savoy, by T.N. for Henry Herringham, 1677…
2,650.00
BRASH, Richard Rolt. The Ecclesiastical Architecture of Ireland.
BRASH, Richard Rolt. The Ecclesiastical Architecture of Ireland.
BRASH, Richard Rolt. The Ecclesiastical Architecture of Ireland, to the Close of the Twelfth Century; accompanied by interesting historical and antiquarian notices of numerous Ancient Remains of that period. With fifty-four plates. Dublin:…
285.00
O'FLAHERTY, Roderico. Ogygia: Seu, Rerum Hibernicarum.
O’FLAHERTY, Roderico. Ogygia: Seu, Rerum Hibernicarum.
O’FLAHERTY, Roderico. Ogygia: Seu, Rerum Hibernicarum. Ex Pervetustis Monumentus sideliter inter se collatis eruta, atque è Sacris ac Prophanis Literis primarum Orbis Gentium tam Genealogicis, quam Chronologicis susslaminata praesidiis … Prima Ogygiae…
2,650.00
[RIGHTS OF MAN] A Brief Inquiry into the Natural Rights of Man.
[RIGHTS OF MAN] A Brief Inquiry into the Natural Rights of Man.
[RIGHTS OF MAN] A Brief Inquiry into the Natural Rights of Man; his Duties and Interests: with an outline of the Principles, Laws, and Institutions by which Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity may be…
150.00
RONEY, Sir P. Cusack. How to Spend a Month in Ireland.
RONEY, Sir P. Cusack. How to Spend a Month in Ireland.
RONEY, Sir P. Cusack. How to Spend a Month in Ireland. Illustrated. Third edition, with a large folding map of Ireland. London & Dublin: W.H. Smith, and at all Booksellers and Railway…
375.00
[ANDERSON, James] A Genealogical History of the House of Yvery.
[ANDERSON, James] A Genealogical History of the House of Yvery.
THE PERCEVALS OF CORK [ANDERSON, James] A Genealogical History of the House of Yvery; in its Different Branches of Yvery, Luvel, Perceval, and Gournay. With plates, numerous genealogical tables and coats-of-arms throughout the…
1,250.00
[BOOK OF LINDISFARNE] Evangeliorum Quattuor. Codex Lindisfarnensis.
BOOK OF LINDISFARNE. Evangeliorum Quattuor. Codex Lindisfarnensis.
SUPERB SET – LIMITED TO 680 COPIES [BOOK OF LINDISFARNE] Evangeliorum Quattuor. Codex Lindisfarnensis. Two volumes. Olten & Lausanne: 1956-1959. Imperial folio. Bound in full and half vellum parchment with red and black…
3,750.00
Michael Collins and the Making of a New Ireland.
BÉASLAÍ, Piaras: Michael Collins and the Making of a New Ireland.
BÉASLAÍ, Piaras. Michael Collins and the Making of a New Ireland. Two volumes. A new introduction by Brian P. Murphy, O.S.B. With two portraits in full colour by Sir John Lavery…
95.00
Estates and Landed Society in Galway by Patrick MELVIN.
MELVIN, Patrick: Estates and Landed Society in Galway
MELVIN, Patrick. Estates and Landed Society in Galway. With a foreword by Desmond Fitzgerald, Knight of Glin. Illustrated. Dublin: De Búrca, December, 2012. pp. 512. Full buckram gilt. And a limited edition of…
75.00
Three Hundred Years in Innishowen by YOUNG, Amy Isabel.
YOUNG, Amy Isabel: Three Hundred Years in Innishowen.
YOUNG, Amy Isabel. Three Hundred Years in Innishowen, being more particularly an account of the family of Young of Culdaff. With a foreword by David Dickson. Dublin: De Búrca, November 2018. 412 pages…
75.00
CHANTREAU, Pierre-Nicolas. Voyage dans les trois Royaumes d'Angleterre.
CHANTREAU, Pierre-Nicolas. Voyage dans les trois Royaumes d’Angleterre.
CHANTREAU, Pierre-Nicolas. Voyage dans les trois Royaumes d’Angleterre, d’Ecosse et d’Irlande, fait en 1788 et 1789. Ouvrage dans lequel on trouve tout ce qu’il y a plus intéressant sur…
585.00
Eamonn de Valera - Taoiseach's Broadcast to the Nation.
Eamonn de Valera – Taoiseach’s Broadcast to the Nation.
[DE VALERA, Eamon] Taoiseach’s Broadcast to the Nation. Reprinted from ”The Irish Press”, Thursday 17th May 1945. Dublin: 1945. 8 pp. Quarto, with photo of De Valera at the microphone. Edges…
125.00
LEDWICH, Edward. Antiquities of Ireland.
LEDWICH, Edward. Antiquities of Ireland.
LEDWICH, Edward. Antiquities of Ireland. Dublin: Printed by John Jones, No. 90 Bride Street, 1803. Quarto. pp. [xx], 526, [xiv (index and directions for the binder)], [41 (plates)]. Modern half calf over marbled…
375.00
The Post Chaise Companion: or Traveller's Directory through Ireland.
The Post Chaise Companion: or Traveller’s Directory through Ireland.
[LEWIS, R.] The Post Chaise Companion: or Traveller’s Directory through Ireland. Containing a new and accurate Description of the Direct and principal Cross Roads, with particulars of the Noblemen & Gentlemen’…
475.00
The Omagh Almanac and County Tyrone Directory for 1888.
The Omagh Almanac and County Tyrone Directory for 1888.
[OMAGH ALMANAC] The Omagh Almanac and County Tyrone Directory for 1888. Illustrated. Omagh: The Constitution Office, High Street, 1888. pp. 162, plus adverts (unnumbered). Original printed wrappers, repair to spine. A little frayed…
375.00
RITCHIE, Leitch. Ireland Picturesque and Romantic.
RITCHIE, Leitch. Ireland Picturesque and Romantic.
A Superb Set in Fine Bindings Heath’s Picturesque Annuals RITCHIE, Leitch. Ireland Picturesque and Romantic. With twenty hand-coloured engravings and engraved half title from drawings by D. McClise and T. Creswick. Two…
1,250.00
The Land of Lakes: Sporting and Touring Grounds of County Donegal.
The Land of Lakes: Sporting and Touring Grounds of County Donegal.
SHRUBSOLE, Edgar S. The Land of Lakes: Being the Midland Railway Company’s Illustrated Guide to the Sporting and Touring Grounds of County Donegal. With six large folding maps. London: William Cate, 1906…
275.00
WRIGHT, G.N. Ireland Illustrated from original drawings by G. Petrie.
WRIGHT, G.N. Ireland Illustrated from original drawings by G. Petrie.
WRIGHT, G.N. Ireland Illustrated from original drawings by G. Petrie, W.H. Bartlett, T.M. Baynes and others. With descriptions by G.N. Wright. Introduced by Maurice Craig. With bibliographical and technical…
575.00
Margaret Bourke-White: A Collection Original Stills from her Recognized Photographs.
Margaret Bourke-White: A Collection Original Stills from her Recognized Photographs.
[BOURKE-WHITE, Margaret] A Collection of Light Original Stills from some of her more Recognised Photographs. Including the famous front cover of the first Issue of Life Magazine. They include: (a) Plough Blades 1929;…
575.00
A.E. [George Russell] Vale & Other Poems.
A.E. [George Russell] Vale & Other Poems.
A.E. [George Russell] Vale & Other Poems. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1931. pp. viii, 50. Reddish brown cloth, title on printed labels on upper cover and spine. With a magnificent crayon…
875.00
[CROWE, E.E.] To-Day in Ireland.
CROWE, E.E. To-Day in Ireland.
[CROWE, E.E.] To-Day in Ireland. Three volumes. London: Printed for Charles Knight, 1825. First edition. pp. (1) [ii], 291, (2) [ii], 319, (3) [ii], 305. Bound in contemporary half calf on…
575.00
The Tain: Kinsella Thomas & Louis Le BROCQUY.
The Tain: Kinsella Thomas & Louis Le BROCQUY.
KINSELLA, Thomas & Louis Le BROCQUY. The Tain. Translated by Thomas Kinsella from the Irish Táin Bó Cuailgne. Brush Drawings by Louis le Brocquy. Dublin: Dolmen Press 1985. pp. vi, [1], 300, [4]…
275.00
Moby Dick: Herman Melville.
Moby Dick: Herman Melville.
Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1974. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Fine. Leather bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a…
325.00
WOODS, C.J. Ed by. Charles Abbot's Tour through Ireland and North Wales in September and October 1792.
WOODS, C.J. Ed by. Charles Abbot’s Tour through Ireland and North Wales in September and October 1792.
WOODS, C.J. Ed by. Charles Abbot’s Tour through Ireland and North Wales in September and October 1792. With a foreword by David Dickson. Illustrated. Dublin: De Búrca: 2019. pp. xxxvi, 124…
20.00
Memoirs of the Life
BUDGELL, E. Esq. Memoirs of the Life and Character of the Earl of Orrery, and of the Family of the Boyles.
Memoirs of the Life and Character of the Earl of Orrery, and of the Family of the Boyles. Containing several curious facts, and pieces of history, from the Reign of Queen Elizabeth, to…
275.00
[WHATELY, Thomas & OCKENDEN, William] Observations on Modern Gardening.
WHATELY, Thomas & OCKENDEN, William. Observations on Modern Gardening.
WITH LETTERS DESCRIBING THE LAKE OF KILLARNEY AND MUCRUSS GARDENS [WHATELY, Thomas & OCKENDEN, William] Observations on Modern Gardening, Illustrated by Descriptions. To which are added, I. An Essay on Design in Gardening…
1,350.00
ATKINSON, Robert. The Passions and the Homilies from the Leabhar Breac: Text, Translation, and Glossary.
ATKINSON, Robert. The Passions and the Homilies from the Leabhar Breac: Text, Translation, and Glossary.
ATKINSON, Robert. The Passions and the Homilies from the Leabhar Breac: Text, Translation, and Glossary. 141 Dublin: Hodges Figgis, 1887. pp. vi, [5], 36-957, [1]. Contemporary full polished calf with original printed wrappers…
385.00
[TRAVELLERS NEW GUIDE] The Traveller's New Guide Through Ireland.
TRAVELLERS NEW GUIDE. The Traveller’s New Guide Through Ireland.
[TRAVELLERS NEW GUIDE] The Traveller’s New Guide Through Ireland. Containing, A New and Accurate Description of the Roads, with Particulars of all the different Towns – Villages – Noblemen and Gentlemen’s…
475.00
CROKER, Thomas Crofton. A Walk from London to Fulham.
CROKER, Thomas Crofton. A Walk from London to Fulham.
CROKER, Thomas Crofton. A Walk from London to Fulham. By the late Thomas Crofton Croker. Revised and edited by his son, T.F. Dillon Croker. With additional illustrations by F.W. Fairholt. 141…
475.00
Sort MATHESON, Robert E. Varieties and Synonyms of Surnames and Christian Names in Ireland.
Sort MATHESON, Robert E. Varieties and Synonyms of Surnames and Christian Names in Ireland.
MATHESON, Robert E. Varieties and Synonyms of Surnames and Christian Names in Ireland, for the guidance of registration officers and the public in searching the indexes of births, deaths, and marriages. 141 Dublin:…
165.00
WEST, Rev. Mark. Sermons on Different Subjects.
WEST, Rev. Mark. Sermons on Different Subjects.
WEST, Rev. Mark. Sermons on Different Subjects but chiefly describing the Graces and Virtues which are indispensably required By The Gospel, in all Good Christians. With list of subscribers. 141 Dublin: Marchbank, 1785…
875.00
Treaty of Friendship and Alliance
[ANGLO-PORTUGUESE TREATY] Treaty of Friendship and Alliance between His Britannic Majesty and His Royal Highness the Prince Regent of Portugal.
[ANGLO-PORTUGUESE TREATY] Treaty of Friendship and Alliance between His Britannic Majesty and His Royal Highness the Prince Regent of Portugal. Signed at Rio de Janeiro, the 19th of February 1810. Published by authority…
285.00
YOUNG, Arthur. A Tour in Ireland.
YOUNG, Arthur. A Tour in Ireland.
YOUNG, Arthur. A Tour in Ireland; with General Observations on the Present State of that Kingdom: made in the years 1776, 1777, and 1778. And brought down to the end of 1779. 139…
650.00
Acts and Statutes made in a Parliament
IRISH PARLIAMENT. Acts and Statutes made in a Parliament, begun at Dublin the fifth day of October, Anno Dom. 1692
[IRISH PARLIAMENT] Acts and Statutes made in a Parliament, begun at Dublin the fifth day of October, Anno Dom. 1692. In the fourth year of the reign of our most gracious soveraign Lord…
1,650.00
A True Account of the whole Proceedings Betwixt his Grace James Duke of Ormond
ORMOND, James Duke of. A True Account of the whole Proceedings Betwixt his Grace James Duke of Ormond.
[ORMOND, James Duke of] A True Account of the whole Proceedings Betwixt his Grace James Duke of Ormond, And the Right Honor. Arthur Earl of Anglesey late Lord Privy-Seal, Before the King and…
585.00
The Workes of the Most High and Mightie Prince
JAMES I, King of England. The Workes of the Most High and Mightie Prince.
“HENRY GASCOIGNE’S COPY SECRETARY TO THE DUKE OF ORMONDE” JAMES I, King of England. The Workes of the Most High and Mightie Prince, Iames by the Grace of God, King of…
1,250.00
Christian Inscriptions in the Irish Language
PETRIE, George. Christian Inscriptions in the Irish Language.
PETRIE, George. Christian Inscriptions in the Irish Language. Chiefly collected and drawn by G. Petrie, and edited by Margaret Stokes. With lithographed and photographic plates in each volume, and engraved illustrations on text…
575.00
FITZ-GERALD, Mr. John. The Narrative of Mr. John Fitz-Gerald, Late of the Order of St. Francis, in the Kingdom of Ireland.
FITZ-GERALD, Mr. John. The Narrative of Mr. John Fitz-Gerald, Late of the Order of St. Francis, in the Kingdom of Ireland.
FITZ-GERALD, Mr. John. The Narrative of Mr. John Fitz-Gerald, Late of the Order of St. Francis, in the Kingdom of Ireland. Wherein is Contained 1. Several things relating to the Irish Plot, Managed…
675.00
[HOPKINS, Ezekiel] The Works of the Right Reverend and Learned Ezekiel Hopkins.
HOPKINS, Ezekiel. The Works of the Right Reverend and Learned Ezekiel Hopkins.
[HOPKINS, Ezekiel] The Works of the Right Reverend and Learned Ezekiel Hopkins, Late Lord Bishop of London-Derry in Ireland, Collected into one Volume: Containing, I. The vanity of the world. II. A practical…
895.00
BOURK, Hubert. The Information of Hubert Bourk Gent Touching the Popish Plot in Ireland.
BOURK, Hubert. The Information of Hubert Bourk Gent Touching the Popish Plot in Ireland.
BOURK, Hubert. The Information of Hubert Bourk Gent Touching the Popish Plot in Ireland, carried on by the Conspiracies of the Earl of Tyrone. 900 London, Printed for Randolph Taylor, and are by…
350.00
[ACADEMIAE OXONIENSIS] Academiæ Oxoniensis Gratulatio Pro Exoptato Serenissimi Regis Guilielmi ex Hibernia Reditu.
[ACADEMIAE OXONIENSIS] Academiæ Oxoniensis Gratulatio Pro Exoptato Serenissimi Regis Guilielmi ex Hibernia Reditu.
[ACADEMIAE OXONIENSIS] Academiæ Oxoniensis Gratulatio Pro Exoptato Serenissimi Regis Guilielmi ex Hibernia Reditu. 119 Oxoniæ: E Theatro Sheldoniano anno Dom., 1690. Small folio. pp. [120]. Modern quarter calf on marbled boards. Early notes…
675.00
[MAYO MASONS] "Rules and Orders".
MAYO MASONS. “Rules and Orders”.
[MAYO MASONS] “Rules and Orders. Which are to be punctually observed and kept by the most Antient and Honourable Fraternity of Free and Accepted Masons, according to the old Constitutions granted by…
1,250.00
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