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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

ISBN: 0951777041

Condition: Good


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 Treasury of Irish Eloquence, Being a Compendium of Irish Oratory and Literature.

By: N/A

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York., Murphy & McGarthy.: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32574

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; xii - 910 pp. Burgundy cloth with a faux half-bound appearance and gilt lettering and decorations on the spine and gilt titling on the front board. Patterned end papers and the text block edges are marbled. The title page continued: ". . . compiled with annotations from Thomas Davis, Dr. McNevin, Dr. Madden and others. Embracing the most brilliant and stirring speeches of Edmund Burke, Henry Grattan, John Philpot Curran, Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Robert Emmett, Charles Phillips, Richard Lalor Shiel, Daniel O'Connell, Rev. Dr. Cahill, Thos. Francis Meagher, Thomas D'... 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

Condition: Good+


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 clean with minimal foxing (very minimal) . Many of the original tissue protectors are browned. Digital images of any aspect ... 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

ISBN: 0946640823

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


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 clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.; Ex-Library 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

ISBN: 0879078561

Condition: Near Fine


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 Nun of Kenmare: An Autobiography.

By: Cusack, Sister Mary Francis.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachussets., Ticknor and Company: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10868

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; xix - 556 pp. Green cloth with gilt lettering on spine and gilt decoration on front. Mary Francis, a convert from Anglicanism, joined the Poor Clares in Kenmare, Ireland. Due to her activities in areas of social concern, she left the order and founded the Sisters of Peace, eventually moving to America. Minor wear to the corners with a small tear (1/4") on the external hinge at the back top. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. View more info

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The Irishman in Canada.

By: Davin, Nicholas Flood.

Price: $63.00

Publisher: London, England / Toronto, Canada, Sampson Low, Marston and Co. / Maclear and Company: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7605

Condition: Good


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 is mildly shaken with one of the signatures in the centre of the block sitting proud though 'tis not loose. All text block edg... View more info

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Prayers of an Irish Mother.

By: Dolan, Mary T. (compiler).

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., C. Goodliffe Neale.: 1934

Seller ID: 32345

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


32mo - 11 x 7 cm; 96 pages with pages 1, 2 and 96 not being numbered. Black cloth with a textured finish, gilt lettering and cross on the front and a single blind stamped border rule on the front board. All text block edges are gilt over red and the fore corners of the text block are rounded, all as issued. The date mentioned of 1934 is the date on the copyright page and presumably is that of the approbations. There is no specific date given for this edition. The black cloth is slightly faded and other than that, this wee book appears to have been used very little if at all. A clear and remova... 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

ISBN: 189675600X

Condition: Near Fine


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 Sectarianism: The Philadelphia Irish during the French Revolution" by David Wilson, 5 - "Publishing in a Divided Communi... View more info

Image for Poor Scholar: A Study of the Works and Days of William Carleton (1794-1869).

Poor Scholar: A Study of the Works and Days of William Carleton (1794-1869).

By: Kiely, Benedict.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York., Sheed & Ward.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32967

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; ix - 198 pp. Beige cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. Black and white frontis portrait of Carleton. Three page chronology with bibliographic information. Minor wear to the fore corners of the boards and the spine tips.Ootherwise very clean with a sound binding. The unclipped dust jacket, in one piece still, is quite worn on all edges, has several closed tears and some surface damage on the front. View more info

Image for Sacred Places and Pilgrimage in the Archdiocese of Dublin.

Sacred Places and Pilgrimage in the Archdiocese of Dublin.

By: Liston FCJ., Brid.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., Veritas.: 2000

Seller ID: 23396

ISBN: 1853905917

Condition: Very Good


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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The St. Patrick's Benevolent Society of Toronto: A History.

By: McKeever, Eileen. (editor).

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Providence Road Press.: 1995

Seller ID: 31529

ISBN: 1896243096

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 28 cm. (oblong).; 54 pp. Green paper over boards with a faux leather finish and gilt lettering on the front board. Illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings, maps and reproductions. Four appendices: "Benevolent Personalities" 4 pages, "Society Directors and Officers" 1 page, "Bibliograohy" 1 page and "Endnotes" 2 pages. View more info

Image for Journeys on the Edges: The Celtic Tradition.

Journeys on the Edges: The Celtic Tradition.

By: O'Loughlin, Thomas.

Price: $8.10

Publisher: Maryknoll, New York., Orbis Books.: 2000

Seller ID: 28554

ISBN: 1570753377

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 172 pp. A volume from the Traditions of Christian Spirituality Series from this publisher. Illustrated with two maps and one frontis photograph. Five pages of recommended futher reading and a 3 page bibliographic listing of works cited in the text. A 2 page epilogue contains the text of Tírechán's "Credo", St. Patrick's profession of faith, from the seventh century "Collectanea". The book shows minor wear to the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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

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

By: Praeger, R. Lloyd.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., Colm O Lochlainn: 1953

Seller ID: 11892

Condition: Very Good+


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. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

Image for Feargus O'Connor: Irishman and Chartist.

Feargus O'Connor: Irishman and Chartist.

By: Read, Donald and Eric Glasgow.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, UK., Edward Arnold.: 1961

Seller ID: 30492

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 160 pp. Green cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Black and white frontis portrait of O'Connor. Five page bibliography and a 4 page index. Slight darkening (dust soiling) of the head edge of the text block, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. The dust jacket has minor shelf wear to the spine tips and fore corners with some light soiling on the back panel. View more info

Image for Church and State in Modern Ireland: 1923 - 1970.

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

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


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 end paper. Minor wear to the externals. The dust jacket has closed tears, creases and chips. View more info