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Clann MacKenna, MacCinna an Triucha, No. 5

By: N/A

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Clogher, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, Clann MacKenna.:

Seller ID: 22833


8vo - 21.5 x 15.5 cm.; 104 pp. A collection of short articles on different members of the MacKenna family throughout history and present day. Occasional ink underlining in text; binding sturdy. View more info

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The History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern, Taken from the Most Authentic Records and Dedicated to the Irish Brigade: with a Continuation from the Treaty of Limerick to the Present Time.

By: Abbe Mac-Goeghegan (MacGoeghegan) and John Mitchel.

Price: $202.50

Publisher: New York., D. & J. Sadlier & Co.: 1868

Seller ID: 5984


4to - 29 x 20.5 cm.; Iv - 630 - xvi - 640 pp. Black leather on spine and corners with green cloth on boards. Gilded spine panels (5) with gilt decoration on front board and previous owner's name in gilt lettering below. Moderate rubbing to the extremities with scuffing to the boards. All text block edges are gilt. Front end paper hinge is starting with a small tear in the reinforcing cloth of the interior hinge, many tissue protectors have been replaced. Interior is very... View more info

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Parnell: A Memoir.

By: Byrne, Edward. (edited by Frank Callanan).

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., Lilliput Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7471


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; viii - 54 pp. Byrne has sketched a portrait of Parnell in his later years using Parnell's own memoir of 1898. Callanan has provided an introduction and outlines Byrne's career plus the role of the press in Parnell's influence and demise. Illustrated with reproductions from period newspapers. A tiny bit of soiling on the text block fore edge. View more info

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A Pilgrim from Ireland.

By: Carnot, Rev, Maurus.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York., Benziger Brothers: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22503


16mo - 17 x 12 cm.; 132 - 23 pp. Green cloth with black lettering on spine and black lettering/decorations on front. Translated from the German by Mary E. Mannix. Moderate shelf wear to the externals, library number in white on the spine crown, library plate on front paste down, previous owner's name on the front free end paper, pocket and date due slip on back end papers. The last 23 pages are a Benziger catalogue. The binding is solid and the interior text is clean. A ... View more info

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The Occupation of Celtic Sites in Medieval Ireland by the Canons Regular of St. Augustine and the Cistercians

By: Carville, Geraldine

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan, Cistercian Publications: 1982

Seller ID: 27687


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; ix - 158 pp. Cistercian Studies Series, number 56. Includes many maps, tables, and black and white photographs. Very minor edgewear on card stock cover. A new and unread book. View more info

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The Irishman in Canada.

By: Davin, Nicholas Flood.

Price: $67.50

Publisher: London, England / Toronto, Canada, Sampson Low, Marston And Co. / MacLear And Company: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7605


8vo - 21.5 x 14.5 cm.; xvi - 692 plus 4 pages of publisher's adverts. Brown leather over bevelled boards with a gilded spine and gilded decorations / titling on the front board. Some rather nice blind stampings on the corners and centered on both front and back boards. The spine has been repaired professionally with a linen backing visible at the crown. The spine leather itself is rubbed and faded though quite readable. Board corners are rubbed and worn. The text block i... View more info

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Ireland: The Haunted Ark.

By: Houston, Cecil J. and Joseph Leydon. (editors).

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Celtic Arts.: 1996

Seller ID: 5440


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; (10) - 179 pp. Plus 2 pages of publisher's adverts. A collection of papers that were presented at the 1994 conference sponsored by the Canadian Association for Irish studies. Contents: 1 - "Poems by Francis Stuart and Paul Durcan", 2 - "The Great Famine and Irish Society" by Mary Daly, 3 - "The Patterns of the Reformation in Ireland: The Roots of Sectarianism" by Patrick Corish, 4 - "William Cobbett and the Language of Sec... View more info

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Sacred Places and Pilgrimage in the Archdiocese of Dublin.

By: Liston FCJ., Brid.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., Veritas.: 2000

Seller ID: 23396


8vo - 21 x 14.5 cm.; 142 pp. Divided into two parts: "Sacred Places in the Archdiocese of Dublin" in alphabetical order and "Pilgrimage Liturgies and Prayers". Illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. Well indexed. Previous owner's name on the first page and a stamp on the back cover. Otherwise very clean and tight with light wear and mild soiling to the covers. View more info

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A Maritime History of Ringsend

By: McKenna, Denis (editor) (Larry Pullen, Catherine Cavendish, Niall Feery, Denis Murphy, etc.)

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Sandymount Community Services.: 2000

Seller ID: 25716


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; 222 pp. Ringsend is a suburb of Dublin on the River Liffey which was a major docking area for ships at one time. A collection of short accounts of various aspects of its history with lots of photos. Card stock covers rubbed with some edgewear; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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We Shall Rise Again

By: O'Brien, Nora Connolly

Price: $9.60

Publisher: London, Mosquito Press.: 1981

Seller ID: 24703


12mo - 18 x 11 cm.; 121 pp. Massmarket paperback. A first-hand account of the Easter uprising of 1916 by the daughter of one of its leaders, James Connolly. Photos. True to her Dad's spirit, Nora continued to fight the republican cause as a propgandist, member of the IRA, Senator in the Dail, prisoner, public speaker, dying in 1981. Light wear on cover, inscription of former owner on half-title page, otherwise a clean, sturdy copy. Laid-in is a promotional flyer for this... View more info

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Irish Landscape as Seen by a Naturalist: Irish Life and Culture Series, Volume IV.

By: Praeger, R. Lloyd.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Colm O Lochlainn: 1953

Seller ID: 11892


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm; 42 pp. Paper wrappers with a slight fore edge yapp. 2 title pages in Irish and English. Fold out map tipped in on last page - 32 x 24 cm. Illustrated with 9 b/w photographs printed on glossy calendar stock paper. Short list of suggested further readings at back. The covers show minor edge wear with some darkening of the margins. Interior is clean and bright. View more info

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The Man with no Swag: Memoirs of an Irish Immigrant.

By: Quinlan, Michael - with Kathleen Lewis

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Perth, Australia., Self-published.: 2004

Seller ID: 30021


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; vii - 160 pp. Michael was born at Ballinacourty in Cappagh in County Waterford, Ireland. He left Ireland, going from Dungarvan to Dublin in 1947 and on to England, Wales, France, Australia, South America, Japan and eventually settled in Australia. This family history and personal memoirs were co-authored with Kathleen Lewis, his sister-in-law. Illustrated with many black and white photographs, family trees and a comprehensive index of people and places... View more info

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Church and State in Modern Ireland: 1923 - 1970.

By: Whyte, J. H.

Price: $15.30

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., Gill And MacMillan.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6008


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xii - 466 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. A well researched and documented look at Irish history with regards the relationship between church and state; specifically the Catholic Moral Code, the Catholic Social Movement, Vocationalism, The Health Act of 1947, The Mother and Child Scheme of 1951, and the role of Fianna Fail. 3 appendices of original sources with a list of sources and well indexed. Previous owner's name on the front free e... View more info