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JOYCE, P.W. A Child’s History of Ireland

JOYCE, P.W. A Child’s History of Ireland. Coloured frontispiece from The Book of MacDurnan. With numerous illustrations and folding map of Ireland. London: Longmans and Dublin: Gill, 1903. pp. xvi, 508, 4 (publisher’s list). Green cloth with gilt Celtic designs and title. Presentation inscription from the Bibliographer John S. Crone on front free endpaper. New […]

65.00
JOYCE, P.W. Irish Names of Places.
JOYCE, P.W. Irish Names of Places.

JOYCE, P.W. Irish Names of Places. Three volumes. Dublin: Phoenix Publishing Co., n.d. (c.1913). pp. (1) xiv, 589, (2) viii, 538, (3) x, 598. Original green cloth gilt. A very good set. L3 2G

245.00
JOYCE, P.W.A Social History of Ancient Ireland.
JOYCE, P.W.A Social History of Ancient Ireland.

JOYCE, P.W.A Social History of Ancient Ireland. Treating of The Government, Military System, and Law; Religion, Learning, and Art; Trades, Industries, and Commerce; Manners, Customs, and Domestic Life, of the Ancient Irish People. With 525 illustrations and one coloured plate. Two volumes.Dublin: Gill, 1913. Second edition. pp. (1) xxiii, [1], 632, (2) xi, 651. Green […]

165.00
KAVANAGH, Patrick. Collected Poems.
KAVANAGH, Patrick. Collected Poems.

KAVANAGH, Patrick. Collected Poems. London: Martin Brian & O’Keeffe, 1972. pp. xv, [1], 202. Green cloth, titled in silver. Previous owner’s signature on front endpaper. A fine copy in lightly-frayed dust jacket. L3 8C

150.00
KHAYYÁM, Omar. Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. IN A FINE SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE BINDING.
KHAYYÁM, Omar. Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. IN A FINE SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE BINDING.

THE ASTRONOMER POET OF PERSIA IN A FINE SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE BINDING KHAYYÁM, Omar. Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. The First and Fourth Renderings in English Verse by Edward FitzGerald. With illustrations by Willy Pogany. London: George Harrap, 1930. Crown quarto. pp. 175. Finely bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in full green calf. Covers framed by […]

1,000.00
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. Rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald.
KHAYYÁM, Omar. Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. Rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated in Colour and in Line by René Bull.

ONE OF THE MOST MAGNIFICENT ILLUSTRATED BOOKS OF THE GOLDEN AGE OF ILLUSTRATION IN SUPERB BAYNTUN BINDING KHAYYÁM, Omar. Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám. Rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. Illustrated in Colour and in Line by René Bull. London: Hodder and Stoughton, [1913]. Large quarto. pp. [78], [10 tipped-in colour plates within gilt printed […]

1,650.00
[KIMBER, Edward] The Peerage of Ireland. A Genealogical and Historical Account of all the Peers of that Kingdom.
KIMBER, Edward. The Peerage of Ireland. A Genealogical and Historical Account of all the Peers of that Kingdom.

KIMBER, Edward. The Peerage of Ireland. A Genealogical and Historical Account of all the Peers of that Kingdom; their descents, collateral branches, births, marriages and issue … together with the paternal coats of arms, crests, supporters and mottoes. Also complete lists of the baronets, extinct peers and Chief Governors of Ireland. Some Account of the […]

875.00
KINSELLA, Thomas & LE BROCQUY, Louis: THE TAIN Signed by Illustrator Louis le Brocquy.
KINSELLA, Thomas & LE BROCQUY, Louis: THE TAIN Signed by Illustrator Louis le Brocquy.

Translated from the Irish by Thomas Kinsella. With one hundred and thirty-one brush drawings by Louis le Brocquy. Illustrated with maps, and three plates from the Lebor na hUidre, The Yellow Book of Lecan and The Book of Leinster. D: Dolmen Press, 1969. Folio. Lim. 1st edn. Bl. buckram. Slipcase. Fine in d.j. (1) THE […]

3,500.00
THE TAIN
KINSELLA, Thomas & LE BROCQUY, Louis. The Tain.

THE FINEST BOOK OF ITS TIME – LE BROCQUY’S MASTERPIECE KINSELLA, Thomas & LE BROCQUY, Louis. 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]. Small folio. Black cloth, image by Le Brocquy in white on upper […]

275.00
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 objects of interest in the neighbourhood, which will serve as a guide to the coast scenery. Added engraved titlepage, folding map, and […]

285.00
[LAND OWNERS IN IRELAND] 1876 Return of Owners of Land of one acre and upwards, in the several Counties
LAND OWNERS IN IRELAND. 1876 Return of Owners of Land of one acre and upwards, in the several Counties, Counties of Cities, and Counties of Towns in Ireland, Showing the names of such Owners arranged Alphabetically in each County

[LAND OWNERS IN IRELAND] 1876 Return of Owners of Land of one acre and upwards, in the several Counties, Counties of Cities, and Counties of Towns in Ireland, Showing the names of such Owners arranged Alphabetically in each County; their addresses – as far as could be ascertained – the extent in Statute Acres, and […]

475.00
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 boards, title, author and year in gilt direct on spine. Usual mild foxing. A very sturdy copy. The seven page list of […]

375.00
Les Reports des Cases & Matters en Ley Resolves & Adjudges en les Courts del Roy en Ireland.
Les Reports des Cases & Matters en Ley Resolves & Adjudges en les Courts del Roy en Ireland.

DAVIES, Sir John. Les Reports des Cases & Matters en Ley Resolves & Adjudges en les Courts del Roy en Ireland. London, Printed by C. Flether, J. Streater, and H. Twyford, Assigns of Richard Atkyns and Edward Atkyns, Esquires, 1674. Folio. pp. [xxviii], 198. Some damp staining and discreet marginal manuscript notes, otherwise very good […]

1,350.00
LEVER, Charles. A Collection of the Selected Works of Charles Lever.

LEVER, Charles. A Collection of the Selected Works of Charles Lever. 1. Charles O’Malley The Irish Dragoon. By Harry Lorrequer. Illustrated by Phiz (Hablot Knight Browne). Two volumes. Dublin: Curry, 1845. First edition. 2. Davenport Dunn. A Man of our Day. With illustrations by Phiz. London: Chapman and Hall, 1858. First edition. 3. The Daltons […]

950.00
LODGE, John Esq. The Peerage of Ireland, or, A Genealogical History of the Present Nobility of that Kingdom

LODGE, John Esq. The Peerage of Ireland, or, A Genealogical History of the Present Nobility of that Kingdom. With engravings of their paternal Coats of Arms. Collected from the Public Records; authentic Manuscripts; approved Historians; well-attested Pedigrees; and personal Information. Revised, enlarged and continued to the present time by Mervyn Archdall, Rector of Slane. With […]

1,475.00
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 character proper for picturesque buildings. London: Printed for J. Taylor, 1805. Quarto. pp. [4], [3], 4-27, [1], 38 plates and plans. Contemporary […]

1,250.00
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 jacket. Scarce. See illustration on previous page. Patricia Lynch (1898-1972), children’s author, was born in Cork, her childhood memories began in her […]

175.00
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 by double gilt fillets with gilt floral roll, repeated in blind. Fore-edges gilt; comb-marbled endpapers; red and gold double endbands. Loosely inserted […]

375.00
[MADDEN, Samuel] Reflections and Resolutions Proper for the Gentlemen of Ireland, As to their Conduct for the Service of their Country.
MADDEN, Samuel. Reflections and Resolutions Proper for the Gentlemen of Ireland, As to their Conduct for the Service of their Country.

“A NAME WHICH IRELAND OUGHT TO HONOUR”” – JOHNSON” [MADDEN, Samuel] Reflections and Resolutions Proper for the Gentlemen of Ireland, As to their Conduct fo          r the Service of their Country, As Landlords, As Masters of Families, As Protestants, As descended from British Ancestors, As Country Gentlemen and Farmers, As Justices […]

675.00
MAETERLINCK, Maurice. The Blue Bird. A Fairy Play in Six Acts. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos.
MAETERLINCK, Maurice. The Blue Bird. A Fairy Play in Six Acts. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos.

MAETERLINCK, Maurice. The Blue Bird. A Fairy Play in Six Acts. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos. London: Methuen & Co., Ltd, 1917. Post octavo. pp. [vi], 285, [1]. Contemporary full crushed levant blue morocco. Spine divided into five panels by four raised bands, bird in gilt on circular green morocco onlay in the first, […]

150.00
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; (b) International Harvester 1933; (c) Louisville Flood Victims 1937; (d) Head of North Korean Soldier 1952; (e) Wheat Field & Smoke Stacks […]

575.00
MASSON, Frédéric. Cavaliers de Napoléon. IN FINE SOTHERAN BINDING.
MASSON, Frédéric. Cavaliers de Napoléon. IN FINE SOTHERAN BINDING.

IN FINE SOTHERAN BINDING MASSON, Frédéric. Cavaliers de Napoléon. Illustrations d’après les tableaux et aquarelles de Édouard Detaille. Coloured frontispiece and thirty-one illustrations. Paris: Boussod, Valadon & Cie., Éditeurs, 24, Boulevard des Capucines, n.d. (c.1895). Quarto. pp. [iv], 238, [1], 21 (plates). Title printed in red and black. Bound by Sotheran of Piccadilly in full […]

2,500.00
[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 his Royal Highness Prince Edwin of York in the Year of Our Lord Nine Hundred Twenty and Six, and in the Year of […]

1,250.00
Sir Paul McCartney: High in the Clouds. Autographed Copy.
McCARTNEY, Paul: High in the Clouds. Autographed Copy.

SIR PAUL McCARTNEY Signed Book High in the Clouds. Signed on the half-title page by Sir Paul McCartney who made only one UK signing appearance for the book at Waterstones, Piccadilly on 14th December 2005. This book marks McCartney’s children’s book debut. McCartney is listed as the most successful musician and composer in popular music history. The book is in […]

1,850.00
McGAHERN, John. The Barracks.
McGAHERN, John. The Barracks.

McGAHERN, John. The Barracks. London: Faber and Faber, 1963. First edition. pp. 232. Red cloth, title in gilt on spine. A fine copy in near fine dust jacket. This is John McGahern’s first novel which won the Irish literary award the AE Memorial Award for 1962. It tells the story of life in a police […]

675.00
McGAHERN, John. The Dark.
McGAHERN, John. The Dark.

McGAHERN, John. The Dark. AUTHOR’S SECOND NOVEL London: Faber, 1965. First edition. pp. 191. Black cloth titled in white. A very good copy in faded frayed dust jacket, with small stain on lower cover. L3 7F

275.00
McGAHERN, John. The Pornographer.
McGAHERN, John. The Pornographer.

McGAHERN, John. The Pornographer. London: Faber, 1979. First edition. pp. 252. Tan papered boards, title in gilt on spine. A fine in fine-clipped dust jacket. Everywhere in this rich novel is the drama of opposites: the country and the city, scurrility and decency, fear and longing, love and loathing. Above all, sex and death are […]

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 Artist, with Descriptions of each View. Five parts. Twenty views. Published by T. Milton, No. 35, Great George’s Street, and sold by […]

1,465.00
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 silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints.

325.00
MOORE, George. The Carra Edition. The Collected Works of George Moore. Complete in 22 volumes.
MOORE, George. The Carra Edition. The Collected Works of George Moore. Complete in 22 volumes.

MOORE, George. The Carra Edition. The Collected Works of George Moore. Complete in 21 volumes. New York: Printed for Subscribers only by Boni & Liveright, 1922/24. Bound in contemporary full crushed navy levant morocco. Spine divided into six panels by five gilt raised bands; author, title and edition in gilt direct in the second, fourth […]

2,650.00
MOORE, Thomas.  Moore's Irish Melodies [ A SUMPTUOUS PRODUCTION, IN AN APPROPRIATELY ELABORATE BINDING].
MOORE, Thomas.  Moore’s Irish Melodies [ A SUMPTUOUS PRODUCTION, IN AN APPROPRIATELY ELABORATE BINDING].

A SUMPTUOUS PRODUCTION, IN AN APPROPRIATELY ELABORATE BINDING, EMBELLISHED WITH LAVISH AND REMARKABLY WELL-EXECUTED DESIGNS, IN WHAT IS UNIVERSALLY CONSIDERED TO BE MACLISE’S FINEST ACHIEVEMENT IN BOOK ILLUSTRATION MOORE, Thomas.  Moore’s Irish Melodies.  Illustrated by Daniel Maclise.  London: Printed for Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, Paternoster-Row, 1846.  Quarto. pp. iv, 280. Bound by Little Brown & […]

1,500.00
MOORE, Thomas. Lalla Rookh, an Oriental Romance. First edition [WITH FORE-EDGE PAINTING].
MOORE, Thomas. Lalla Rookh, an Oriental Romance. First edition [WITH FORE-EDGE PAINTING].

WITH FORE-EDGE PAINTING THE BARD OF IRELAND AND THE TSARINA OF RUSSIA MOORE, Thomas. Lalla Rookh, an Oriental Romance. First edition. London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1817. Quarto. First edition. pp. [iv], 405, [1]. Later full green morocco. Covers framed by double gilt fillets with floral stems and gilt dots in […]

1,250.00
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 a panel design with shamrock fleurons enclosing in the centre a blocked lozenge design, with brown leather onlays. Spine divided into five compartments […]

475.00
MOORE, Thomas. The National Moore. Centenary Edition Including the Airs of the Irish Melodies.
MOORE, Thomas. The National Moore. Centenary Edition Including the Airs of the Irish Melodies.

MOORE, Thomas. The National Moore. Centenary Edition Including the Airs of the Irish Melodies, National Airs &c. And a Memoir by J.F. Waller. With engravings. Four volumes. London & Dublin: William Mackenzie [1879]. Quarto. Original dark green pebbled cloth over bevelled boards; front covers with gilt and black ruled borders; beautiful ornate medallion design in […]

185.00
MORGAN, Lady. France. Two volumes 1817.
MORGAN, Lady. France. Two volumes 1817.

MORGAN, Lady. France. Two volumes. 910 London: Printed for Henry Colburn, 1817. Second edition. pp. (1) xvi, [3], 4-416, (2) vii, [1 (errata)], [3], 413, clxxx. Contemporary full tree calf, title and volume in gilt on red morocco labels. Armorial bookplate of Michael Morris, Baron Killanin on front pastedown. Old stain on lower margin of […]

200.00
MORYSON, Fynes. An Itinerary Written by Fynes Moryson Gent.
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 in Ireland and Considerations on the Means of Extending Its Advantages Therein. Illustrated with ten folding engraved maps. Dublin: Printed by Robert […]

475.00
Ní DHUBHGAILL, C. Máire (Crissie M. Doyle). Women in Ancient and Modern Ireland.
Ní DHUBHGAILL, C. Máire (Crissie M. Doyle). Women in Ancient and Modern Ireland.

ILLUSTRATED BY GRACE PLUNKETT Cover illustration by Grace Plunkett, other illustrations from original sketches by Saibh Ní Treinseach. Dublin: The Kenny Press, 65 Middle Abbey Street, 1917. pp. 40. Pictorial wrappers. Small portion of lower right hand corner of upper wrapper missing. A very good copy. COPAC locates the TCD copy only. With chapters on: […]

350.00
Ó BROIN, Leon. Revolutionary Underground. The Story of the Irish Republican Brotherhood 1858-1924.
Ó BROIN, Leon. Revolutionary Underground. The Story of the Irish Republican Brotherhood 1858-1924.

Ó BROIN, Leon. Revolutionary Underground. The Story of the Irish Republican Brotherhood 1858-1924. Dublin: Gill, 1976. pp. [viii], 245. Brown papered boards, title in silver on spine. A fine copy in pictorial dust jacket. Scarce. This is the full history of the IRB tracing the fortunes of the organisation which had a two-fold objective: to […]

145.00
Ó CATHASAIGH, P. The Story of the Irish Citizen Army. (Signed by Sean O’Casey)

Ó CATHASAIGH, P. The Story of the Irish Citizen Army. 104 O’CASEY’S FIRST BOOK Dublin: Maunsel, 1919. pp. vi, 72. Printed stapled wrappers. A fine copy. Scarce. €425.00 L4BC2 2C Sean O’Casey’s first book, with his name in the Irish vernacular. The first account of the formation of the Irish Citizen Army during the Dublin […]

850.00
Ó DOMHNUILL, hUilliam. Tiomna Nuadh ar dTighearna Agus ar Slanuigheora Íosa Críosd Ar na Tharruing go Fíríneach as Ghreigis go Goidheilg.
Ó DOMHNUILL, hUilliam. Tiomna Nuadh ar dTighearna Agus ar Slanuigheora Íosa Críosd Ar na Tharruing go Fíríneach as Ghreigis go Goidheilg.

THE GENEROUS SPIRIT OF ROBERT BOYLE Ó DOMHNUILL, hUilliam. Tiomna Nuadh ar dTighearna Agus ar Slanuigheora Íosa Críosd Ar na Tharruing go Fíríneach as Ghreigis go Goidheilg. A Lunnduin, ar na chur a gcló ré Robert Ebheringham, an blíadhain dróis an Tigherna, 1681. Quarto. pp. [xviii], 364 (double column). Bound in contemporary full panelled calf; […]

8,750.00
O'BRIEN, Flann. [Na gCOPALEEN, Myles] An Béal Bocht nó An Milleánach.
O’BRIEN, Flann. [Na gCOPALEEN, Myles] An Béal Bocht nó An Milleánach.

O’BRIEN, Flann. [Na gCOPALEEN, Myles] An Béal Bocht nó An Milleánach. Droch-sgéal ar an droch-shaoghal. Curtha i n-eagar le Myles Na gCopaleen. Baile Átha Cliath: Cló Dolmen, 1964. Third edition. pp. 111. Titlepage printed in red and black. Red papered boards, titled in gilt. With map of ‘An Domhan Mór’ on endpapers. A very good […]

95.00
O'BRIEN, Flann. The Hard Life. An exegesis of squalor.
O’BRIEN, Flann. The Hard Life. An exegesis of squalor.

A COMIC GENIUS O’BRIEN, Flann. The Hard Life. An exegesis of squalor. London: Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, 1961. First edition. pp. 156, [1]. Red and black papered boards, title in gilt on spine. Mild foxing to endpapers. A very good copy in a very good pictorial dust jacket. “Had I never heard of the author, and were […]

425.00
O'BRIEN, Flann. The Third Policeman (FIRST EDITION).
O’BRIEN, Flann. The Third Policeman (FIRST EDITION).

FIRST EDITION O’BRIEN, Flann. The Third Policeman. London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1967. First edition. pp. 200. Brown papered boards, title in gilt on spine. A near fine copy in near fine pictorial dust jacket. €875 This work, O’Nolan’s second novel, did the rounds with publishers and met with repeated rejections, causing him such disappointment that […]

850.00
O'CALLAGHAN, John Cornelius. HAND-PAINTED VELLUM BINDING SIGNED BY THE BINDER - PADDY KAVANAGH.
O’CALLAGHAN, John Cornelius. HAND-PAINTED VELLUM BINDING SIGNED BY THE BINDER – PADDY KAVANAGH.

HAND-PAINTED VELLUM BINDING SIGNED BY THE BINDER – PADDY KAVANAGH O’CALLAGHAN, John Cornelius. History of the Irish Brigades in the Service of France, from the Revolution in Great Britain and Ireland under James II to the Revolution in France under Louis XVI. With an introduction by Colonel Patrick J. Hally. Facsimile reprint of the First […]

1,375.00
O'CASEY, Sean. The Silver Tassie, 1930.
O’CASEY, Sean. The Silver Tassie, 1930.

O’CASEY, Sean. The Silver Tassie. A Tragi-Comedy in Four Acts. With a portrait of the author by Evan Walters. London: Macmillan, 1930. Third edition. pp. viii, 139, [1]. Quarter cloth on green papered boards, title on printed label on upper cover and spine. The play that caused his breach with the Abbey. A very good […]

35.00
O'CONOR DON, Rt. Hon. Charles Owen: The O'Conors of Connaught: An Historical Memoir. Compiled from a MS. of the late John O'Donovan, LL.D. With additions from the State Papers and Public Records. With numerous illustrations and genealogical charts.
O’CONOR DON, Rt. Hon. Charles Owen: The O’Conors of Connaught: An Historical Memoir. Compiled from a MS. of the late John O’Donovan, LL.D. With additions from the State Papers and Public Records. With numerous illustrations and genealogical charts.

THE LAST HIGH KINGS OF IRELAND Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, and Co., 1891. Quarto. pp. xxiv, 395. Bound at the Fish Bindery, Rhode Island, in modern full crushed Levant purple morocco; upper cover with a gilt interlaced Celtic knot on green morocco onlay. Spine divided into six panels by five raised bands, title in gilt on […]

1,250.00
O'DONOVAN, John. Ed. by. - Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters.
O’DONOVAN, John. Ed. by. – 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 manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy and Trinity College Dublin, with a translation and copious historical, topographical and genealogical notes and with special emphasis on place-names. Seven […]

6,500.00
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
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 Insula; seubrevis Tractatus de Hiberniae Insula … Secunda Ogygiae Extera; seu Synchronismus, in quo Hibernorum tempora pariter, ac generationes cum Exetris accurate conferuntur. […]

2,650.00
O’BRIEN, Eoin & CROOKSHANK, Anne. A Portrait of Irish Medicine.
O’BRIEN, Eoin & CROOKSHANK, Anne. A Portrait of Irish Medicine.

SIGNED LIMITED EDITION OF 250 COPIES ONLY O’BRIEN, Eoin & CROOKSHANK, Anne. A Portrait of Irish Medicine. An Illustrated History of Medicine in Ireland. With Sir Gordon Wolstenholme. Photography by David H. Davison. Essays by J.B. Lyons, Peter Froggatt, J.D.H. Widdess and Noreen Casey, with a Foreword by Eoin O’Malley, President of the Royal College […]

650.00
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, Waterford, on Tuesday, the 10th April, 1894. The Most Rev. Dr. Sheehan, Lord Bishop of Waterford and Lismore in the Chair. Reprinted from the […]

165.00
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 Council, and the said Earls Letter of the second of August to His Majesty on that Occasion. With A Letter of the […]

585.00
OWENSON, Miss. (Lady Sydney Morgan). The Wild Irish Girl, A National Tale.
OWENSON, Miss. (Lady Sydney Morgan). The Wild Irish Girl, A National Tale.

MORGAN, Sir T. Charles and Lady. The Book without a Name. By Sir Charles and Lady Morgan. In two volumes. London: Henry Colburn, Publisher, Great Marlborough Street, 1841. 12mo. pp. (1) vii, 355 (2) [iii], 357, [1 (errata)]. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards. Spine divided into six panels by five gilt raised bands, title […]

375.00
OWENSON, Miss. Patriotic Sketches of Ireland, written in Connaught. Two volumes.
OWENSON, Miss. Patriotic Sketches of Ireland, written in Connaught. Two volumes.

OWENSON, Miss. Patriotic Sketches of Ireland, written in Connaught. Two volumes. London: Printed for Richard Phillips, No. 6, Bridge-Street, Blackfriars, By T. Gillet, Wild-Court, 1807. pp. (1) [iii], xii, 178 (2) [iii], 162, [163-168 (books recently published by R. Phillips)]. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards, spine divided into six compartments by double gilt fillets, […]

2,350.00
An Autographed Letter Signed from John O'Connor Power to General Ulysses S. Grant
PARNELL, Charles Stuart: Framed Display. An Autographed Letter Signed from John O’Connor Power to General Ulysses S. Grant, October 1st., 1879. Also signed and inscribed ”Chas. Stewart Parnell M.P. for County Meath”

PARNELL REBUKED BY ULYSSES S. GRANT PARNELL, Charles Stewart – Framed Display. An Autographed Letter Signed from John O’Connor Power to General Ulysses S. Grant, October 1st., 1879. Also signed and inscribed ”Chas. Stewart Parnell M.P. for County Meath”. The letter requesting to present the General with an address from the people of Ireland to […]

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 Primate and most of the Eminentest Persons for Privy and Learning in his time, both in England and beyond the Seas. With […]

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 pages throughout. Two volumes. 140 Dublin: Printed at the University Press, for the Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland, 1872/1878. Original […]

575.00
PLATH, Sylvia: Ariel. Fine first edition.
PLATH, Sylvia: Ariel. Fine first edition.

London: Faber and Faber, 1965 First edition. pp. 86. Bound in modern full red morocco, covers ruled by a single gilt fillet, titled in gilt on spine. A fine copy of the rare first edition in slipcase. L1 11A

1,250.00
PLATH, Sylvia. Crossing the Water.
PLATH, Sylvia. Crossing the Water.

London: Faber and Faber, 1971 First edition. pp. 64. Bound in modern full tan morocco, covers ruled by a single gilt fillet, titled in gilt on spine. A fine copy of the rare first edition in slipcase. L1 11A

1,250.00
PLATH, Sylvia. The Bell Jar.
PLATH, Sylvia. The Bell Jar.

New York: Harper & Row, 1971. First American edition, the first to be published under Plath’s name. pp. [7], 311. Bound in modern full red morocco, covers ruled by a single gilt fillet, titled in gilt on spine. A fine copy of the rare first edition in slipcase. Originally published under the pseudonym [Victoria Lucas] […]

1,250.00
FINE FIRST EDITION London: Faber and Faber, 1971 First edition. pp. 55. Bound in modern full blue morocco, covers ruled by a single gilt fillet, titled in gilt on spine. A fine copy of the rare first edition in slipcase. [wpecpp name='PLATH, Sylvia. Winter Trees' price='1250'] €1,250.00 L1 11A 1973 PLATH, Sylvia.
PLATH, Sylvia. Winter Trees.

FINE FIRST EDITION London: Faber and Faber, 1971 First edition. pp. 55. Bound in modern full blue morocco, covers ruled by a single gilt fillet, titled in gilt on spine. A fine copy of the rare first edition in slipcase. L1 11A 1973 PLATH, Sylvia.

1,250.00
[PLATO] Omnia Divini Platonis Opera Tralatione Marsilii Ficini, Emendatione Et Ad Graecum Codicem Collatione Simonis Grynaei, Summa Diligentia Repur Gata Index quàm copiosissimus praefixus est. 140 ONE OF THE SUPREME TEXTS OF THE RENAISSANCE.
PLATO. Omnia Divini Platonis Opera Tralatione Marsilii Ficini, Emendatione Et Ad Graecum Codicem Collatione Simonis Grynaei, Summa Diligentia Repur Gata Index quàm copiosissimus praefixus est. 140 ONE OF THE SUPREME TEXTS OF THE RENAISSANCE.

  ONE OF THE SUPREME TEXTS OF THE RENAISSANCE [PLATO] Omnia Divini Platonis Opera Tralatione Marsilii Ficini, Emendatione Et Ad Graecum Codicem Collatione Simonis Grynaei, Summa Diligentia Repur Gata Index quàm copiosissimus praefixus est. Lugduni [Lyon]: Apud Antonium Vincentium, Excudebant Godefridus et Marcellus Beringi, 1548. pp. [xl], 646. Folio. Later half vellum over marbled boards. […]

2,250.00
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 linen, title on green printed label on upper cover. Edition limited to 500 copies. A fine copy in repaired dust jacket. Grace Vandeleur […]

950.00
[POPISH PLOT] A Collection of nine Irish Popish-Plot.
POPISH PLOT. A Collection of nine Irish Popish-Plot.

1. [Bury, Captain and Alderman Brooks of Dublin] A True Narrative of the Late Design of the Papists to Charge their Horrid Plot upon the Protestants. By Endeavouring to Corrupt Captain Bury and Alderman Brooks of Dublin, and to take off the Evidence of Mr. Oats and Mr. Bedlow, &c. As appears by the Depositions […]

2,350.00
De Burca Rare Books
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, brass plates and genealogical charts. London: Privately Printed for the Author by Mitchell and Hughes, 1894. Large Quarto. pp. viii, 88, 58 […]

3,750.00
RAILWAY COMMISSIONERS MAPS OF IRELAND
RAILWAY COMMISSIONERS MAPS OF IRELAND

[IRISH RAILWAY MAPS] A General Map of Ireland to Accompany the Report of the Railway Commissioners shewing the Principal Physical Features and Geological Structure of the Country. Constructed in 1836 and Engraved in 1837-8. Six folded linen-backed coloured maps. Prepared and engraved under the direction of Lieut. Larcom. Scale One Inch to Four Statute Miles. […]

1,350.00
Record of the Irish Rebellion
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 Louvain? s.n.] Printed in the year 1695. 12mo. pp. [xii], 132. In two parts with separate title-pages for each but continuous pagination and signatures. […]

875.00
RICHARDSON, John. Rector of Annagh. Seanmora ar na Priom Phoncibh, na Chreideamh.
RICHARDSON, John. Rector of Annagh. Seanmora ar na Priom Phoncibh, na Chreideamh.

RICHARDSON, John. Rector of Annagh. Seanmora ar na Priom Phoncibh, na Chreideamh. Ar na Ttaruing go Gaidhlig, agus ar na Ccur a Ccló a Lunnduin tre Ebhlin Everingham, 1711. Sermons upon the Principal Points of Religion translated into Irish. With a second Sermon by Seon Tillotson Ard Easbug Canterbury. 140 London: Printed by Elinor Everingham, […]

2,250.00
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 volumes. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, et al. First edition, 1837/1838. Large octavo. pp. (1) vi, [2], 264, 20 (2) vi, [2], 264, 19. […]

1,250.00
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 Stations, 1866. pp. vii, 180, [24 (advertisements)]. Printed green wrappers. A very good copy. Scarce. The author in his introduction encourages his English […]

375.00
[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 laid-paper end leaves from the Fabriano Mill. Edition limited to 1000 numbered copies [66]. Maroon endbands and silk marker. Commentary volume bound […]

575.00
[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, and Sold for the Benefit of Saint Ultan’s Hospital by Martin Lester, Ltd., 78 Harcourt Street, 1920. Quarto. pp. 32, 8 (plates). […]

475.00
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. Its Counties, Baronies, Cities, Boroughs, Parliamentary Representation and Patronage; Ancient Districts and their original Proprietors. Post, Market and Fair Towns; Bishopricks, Abbeys, […]

575.00
SHAW, George Bernard: Four Plays (The Devil's Disciple, Man and Superman, Pygmalion and Saint Joan).
SHAW, George Bernard: Four Plays (The Devil’s Disciple, Man and Superman, Pygmalion and Saint Joan).

Bernard Shaw: Four Plays (The Devil’s Disciple, Man and Superman, Pygmalion and Saint Joan) Franklin Library Greatest Books of the Twentieth Century series The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Four of the noted playwright’s most-admired works in a single deluxe leatherbound Franklin Library edition. With sepia-toned illustrations by Stan Hunter. […]

125.00
SHAW, George Bernard. Prefaces: Sociological, Political, Religious, Autobiographical.
SHAW, George Bernard. Prefaces: Sociological, Political, Religious, Autobiographical.

SHAW, George Bernard. Prefaces: Sociological, Political, Religious, Autobiographical etc. London: Constable and Company, 1934. Royal octavo. First edition. pp. viii, 802. Bound by Leighton-Straker in black, green and brown morocco with gilt decorations and ‘S’ in gilt on both covers, flat spine titled and dated in gilt, doublures ruled in gilt, brown sprinkled endpapers; red […]

575.00
SHAW, George Bernard. Saint Joan - Inscribed Limited Edition.
SHAW, George Bernard. Saint Joan – Inscribed Limited Edition.

SHAW, Bernard. Saint Joan. London: Constable, 1924. Folio. pp. vi, 183. Quarter beige cloth over blue and white patterned boards, with paper title labels. Edition limited to 750 copies only. 16 tipped-in plates by Charles Ricketts (13 in colour). Inscribed on half-title: “Inscribed for / Aislinn Dulanty / G. Shaw / Ayot Saint Lawrence / […]

950.00
SHERIDAN, Richard Brinsley. The Dramatic Works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan.
SHERIDAN, Richard Brinsley. The Dramatic Works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan.

SHERIDAN, Richard Brinsley. The Dramatic Works of Richard Brinsley Sheridan with A Short Account of His Life by G.G.S. Engraved frontispieces and title-pages. Two volumes. London: Bagster, 1902. pp. (1) x, 398, (2) v, 416. Titles in red and black. Armorial bookplate of George Saville. Bound by Root & Son??Half red morocco on marbled boards. […]

275.00
SHERIDAN, Richard Brinsley. The School for Scandal.
SHERIDAN, Richard Brinsley. The School for Scandal.

SHERIDAN, Richard Brinsley. The School for Scandal : A Comedy; as it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Crow-Street. The fourth edition. 140 Dublin: [By P. Wogan?], Printed in the year, 1782. 12mo. pp. 76, 2 (epilogue), 2 (books sold by P. Wogan). Recent wrapper, some light browning. A very good copy.  ESTC N21597. SHERIDAN, […]

135.00
[SHERIDAN, Thomas] The Satyrs of Persius.
SHERIDAN, Thomas. The Satyrs of Persius.

IN FINE GRIERSON BINDING FROM THE LIBRARY OF CAPTAIN TOTTENHAM [SHERIDAN, Thomas] The Satyrs of Persius. Translated into English by Thomas Sheridan, D.D. Dublin: Printed by George Grierson, 1728. Post octavo. pp. xvi, [3], 4-101, [1]. Contemporary Irish binding of full red morocco, covers decorated with a gilt floral roll. Spine divided into six panels […]

1,650.00
Sinn Fein Christmas Card 1916.
Sinn Fein Christmas Card 1916.

Sinn Fein Christmas Card 1916 Sinn Féin Series Designed by Abhuistín Ó Maolaoidh, and printed in Dublin. In colours with names of the 16 martyrs in the cover design, with the arms of the Four Provinces and in the centre within a heart Éire 1916. pp. 4, folded sheet, sewn with green ribbon. The card […]

1,250.00
SOMERVILLE, E. OE. & ROSS, Violet Martin. The Hitchcock Edition of Somerville and Ross.
SOMERVILLE, E. OE. & ROSS, Violet Martin. The Hitchcock Edition of Somerville and Ross.

A SUPERB SET OF THE SIGNED LIMITED EDITION SOMERVILLE, E. OE. & ROSS, Violet Martin. The Hitchcock Edition of Somerville and Ross. With a forward by Harry Worcester Smith. Sporting Works: Some Experiences of an Irish R.M.; Further Experience of an Irish R.M.; In Mr. Knox’s Country; Dan Russell the Fox; All on the Irish […]

1,265.00
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: Printed for His Majestys Stationery Office, By Alex. Thom, 1901. pp. 94, [1]. Contemporary full red morocco, covers framed by double gilt […]

165.00
SPENCER, CAMPION, HANMER, & MARLEBURROUGH. Ancient Irish Histories.
SPENCER, CAMPION, HANMER, & MARLEBURROUGH. Ancient Irish Histories.

BOUND BY MULLEN OF DUBLIN SPENCER, CAMPION, HANMER, & MARLEBURROUGH. Ancient Irish Histories. The Works of Spencer, Campion, Hanmer and Marleburrough. Containing Spencer’s View of the State of Ireland and Campion’s Historie of Ireland. Two volumes. With list of subscribers. Dublin: Reprinted at the Hibernia Press, Temple-Lane, for the Proprietors, by John Morrison, 1809. Roy. […]

950.00
STANNUS, Mrs. Graydon. Old Irish Glass.
STANNUS, Mrs. Graydon. Old Irish Glass.

STANNUS, Mrs. Graydon. Old Irish Glass. Illustrated. London: The Connoisseur, 1920. First. 4to. pp. 116. . Very good. Scarce. L3 IID

65.00
STEPHENS, James. Insurrections.
STEPHENS, James. Insurrections.

STEPHENS, James. Insurrections. Dublin: Maunsel, 1909. First edition. pp. 55. Quarter linen on papered boards, title printed in brown on upper cover and in ink on spine. Inscribed on front endpaper “to Joseph Plunkett / from / James Stephens” and at bottom of page Stephens relates “bought it himself JS”. Some mild soiling to upper […]

850.00
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 say that of Balfe’s rival Rooke, composed of “Amilie and the Love test in 1837 – a true genius – old Charles Hanlon can […]

375.00
A Narrative of what Passed at Killalla
STOCK, Bishop. A Narrative of what Passed at Killalla, in the County of Mayo, and the Parts Adjacent, during the French Invasion in the Summer of 1798

[STOCK, Bishop] A Narrative of what Passed at Killalla, in the County of Mayo, and the Parts Adjacent, during the French Invasion in the Summer of 1798. By an Eye-Witness. 133 London: Printed for John Stockdale, Piccadilly, 1800. Second edition. pp. 148. Green pebbled cloth, title in gilt along spine. Early owner’s signature on titlepage. […]

475.00
Dracula: STOKER, Bram, True First Edition.
STOKER, Bram: Dracula. True First Edition.

STOKER, Bram. Dracula. Westminster: Archibald Constable and Company, 2 Whitehall Gardens, 1897. pp. x, 392, 16. Later issue of the first edition with advert for ‘The Shoulder of Shasta’ on page 392, followed by a 16 page catalogue dated 1898. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full mustard-yellow morocco in imitation of the original […]

6,500.00
STOKES, Margaret. Notes on the Cross of Cong.
STOKES, Margaret. Notes on the Cross of Cong.

STOKES, Margaret. Notes on the Cross of Cong. Illustrated with two chromo-lithographs and two cuts. Dublin: Printed at the Dublin University Press by Ponsonby and Weldrick for Private Circulation, 1895. Quarto. pp.[4], 12, 2 (lithographs). Modern green buckram, with original printed wrappers bound in. A very good copy. [L4BC1 2]

675.00
SWEENEY, Tony. Catalogue Raisonné of Irish Stuart Silver
SWEENEY, Tony. Catalogue Raisonné of Irish Stuart Silver

SWEENEY, Tony. Catalogue Raisonné of Irish Stuart Silver. A Short Descriptive Catalogue of Surviving Irish Church, Civic, Ceremonial & Domestic Plate dating from the Reigns of James I, Charles I, The Commonwealth, Charles II, James II, William & Mary, William III & Queen Anne 1603-1714. Illustrated. Dublin: De Búrca, 1995. Folio. pp. 272. Green buckram, […]

350.00
SWIFT, Jonathan Gulliver's Travels and Selected Writings in Prose and Verse.
SWIFT, Jonathan Gulliver’s Travels and Selected Writings in Prose and Verse.

SWIFT, Jonathan Gulliver’s Travels and Selected Writings in Prose and Verse. Edited by John Hayward. Bloomsbury: The Nonesuch Press & New York: Random House, 1934. First Nonesuch edition. pp. xviii, 868. Modern half maroon calf on maroon cloth boards, title, author and year in gilt direct on spine. Original cloth backstrip bound in at end. […]

175.00
[SWIFT, Jonathan] A Tale of a Tub. To which is added, The Battle of the Books and the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit.
SWIFT, Jonathan. A Tale of a Tub. To which is added, The Battle of the Books and the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit.

[SWIFT, Jonathan] A Tale of a Tub. To which is added, The Battle of the Books and the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit. Illustrated with seven hand-coloured plates. 102 London: The Fraser Press, 1970. pp. 198, [1]. Erratum loosely inserted. Tall slim octavo. Edition limited to 1500 copies for sale, this is No. 146. Bound […]

150.00
SYNGE, John M. In Wicklow West Kerry and Connemara.
SYNGE, John M. In Wicklow West Kerry and Connemara.

SYNGE, John M. In Wicklow West Kerry and Connemara. Dublin: Maunsel, 1919. pp. [viii], 245, [1]. Recent half green morocco on linen boards, spine divided into five compartments by four raised bands; title in gilt on red morocco label on second. A very good copy. L3 5C

175.00
TAYLOR, George. A History of the Rise, Progress, and Suppression of the Rebellion in The County of Wexford in the year 1798
TAYLOR, George. A History of the Rise, Progress, and Suppression of the Rebellion in The County of Wexford in the year 1798

TAYLOR, George. A History of the Rise, Progress, and Suppression of the Rebellion in The County of Wexford in the year 1798. To which is annexed The Author’s Account of his Captivity, and Merciful Deliverance. Folding plate. 140 Dublin: Printed by George Jones, 91 Bridge-Street, 1800. First edition. pp. vii, [1], 8-293, [2]. Contemporary half […]

475.00
TEMPLE, Sir John, Kt. The Irish Rebellion: or, An History of the Beginnings and first Progress of the General Rebellion raised within the Kingdom of Ireland, upon the three and twentieth day of October, 1641
TEMPLE, Sir John, Kt. The Irish Rebellion: or, An History of the Beginnings and first Progress of the General Rebellion raised within the Kingdom of Ireland, upon the three and twentieth day of October, 1641

TEMPLE, Sir John, Kt. The Irish Rebellion: or, An History of the Beginnings and first Progress of the General Rebellion raised within the Kingdom of Ireland, upon the three and twentieth day of October, 1641. Together with the Barbarous Cruelties and Bloody Massacres which ensued thereupon. Bound with: A Call to the Hugonites: or, a […]

675.00
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. pp. [16], 174, [2]. Contemporary full calf, spine professionally rebacked, title in gilt on burgundy morocco label. Signature of George Meares Maunsell, dated […]

650.00
The Hamilton Manuscripts (BOUND BY BAYNTUN RIVIERE).

BOUND BY BAYNTUN RIVIERE HAMILTON, Sir James. The Hamilton Manuscripts: Containing some account of The Settlement of the Territories of the Upper Clandeboye, Great Ardes, and Dufferin, in the County of Down in the Reign of James I and Charles I; with Memoirs of him, and of his son and grandson James, and Henry, the […]

1,250.00
De Burca Rare Books
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 present state, under its political, civil, literary and commercial relations. Two volumes. London: Printed for Sherwood, Neely and Jones, Paternoster-Row; John Cumming, […]

385.00
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