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Ireland Ancient & Modern

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1 About Britain . Northern Ireland
London Collins 1951 First Edition Picture Covered Boards Good Good in Protector 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall A Potrait By Estyn Evans. & Many Photographs 

Price: 9.00 EUR
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2 American Civil War / Slavery Etc
London The London Illustrated News 1864 First Edition Original Print 
Lots of prints acutually removed from the London Illustrated News ( not Copies, restrikes or reprints) actual newspaper & looking stunning in black & white, drawn from life at the time by artists employed to draw the scenes as they unfolded before them, photography being in its infancy it was not yet used by news paper men, these mostly young artists, often went on to become very well known , Email for images. Prices start at 30 Euro up to 125 Euro These are very RARE . More subjects available including American city pictures, the fire of Chicargo , the Black slave trade , news pictures from Britain, Ireland , China , Japan etc. covering the years 1848 to 1880. 
Price: 27.00 EUR
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3 An Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Sligo.
Dublin Department of the Environment Heritage 2007 0-7557-7175-3 / 9780755771752 First Edition Paper Back As New 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Profusely Illustrated 
Now scarce and out of print, fine photographs of Sligo`s heritage buildings . 
Price: 25.20 EUR
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4 Connemara. A Practical Hand-book to Galway, Connemara, Achill, and the West of Ireland , with a Description of the Principal Objects of Interest on the Journey from Dublin.
Nassau St Dublin Browne & Nolan 1900 New Edition Revised. Red Card Covers Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Photographs & Fold Out Maps 
A very rare guide book to Connemara Galway and the West of Ireland printed by the Midland Great Western Railway Company A guide produced to promote the railway and its hotels, including a nice section of our own Mulrany hotel & the line to Achill from Westport wwhich now is the great Western Greenway cycle and walking route. one plate missing 135pp. several pages of adverts for hotels and boarding houses. Rare. 
Price: 157.50 EUR
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5 Desmond Egan Editor
Dublin The Goldsmith Press 1974 First Issue Paper Back Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall Slim Ills 
This is the first issue with poetry & short stories by Patrick kavanagh, Brian Bourke, Mairtin O Direain & many more. 
Price: 25.20 EUR
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6 Dublin, Cork, and South of Ireland : A Literary, Commercial and Social Review Past and Present , with a Description of Leading Mercantile Houses and Commercial Enterprises.
New Bond Street London. Stratten & Stratten. 1892 First Edition Hard Back Decorated Boards Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Illustrated with A Descriptive Tour . 
A rare Irish trades directory with large descriptive wright ups about each enterprise discussed. A valuable source book, illustrated with many sketches and photographs. Bound in green cloth decorated with gilt shamrocks tilte and cartouche on the front boards. 
Price: 166.50 EUR
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7 IRISH ACTS, The Contents of the First Session of King George 111.
Dublin Boulter Grierson 1762 Fifth Edition Good 
Book has been rebound in geen canvas by an unprofessional hand in the early 20thc, but it has protected it, the first five pages starting with title page ( no end papers) are very grubby with tears page 8 of the first act torn but complete, page 74 torn some sparodic damp stains marks, all that said the contents are rather good & tight , A total of 19 acts from granting duty on beer, tobacco & hide etc price of coal , preventing counterfeiting gold, silver & silk, licensing hawkers & pedlars for encouragment of English protestant schools, building a stone bridge (Lavits) & a draw bridge in Cork, & more .342pp. 
Price: 238.50 EUR
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8 Port of Cork Year Book. 1998/9
Cork 1999 First Wraps Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Illustated 
covers a little grubby otherwise very good indeed. 
Price: 10.80 EUR
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9 Sinn Fein Rebellion Handbook, Easter, 1916
Dublin Irish Times 1916 Second Edition Paper Back Good 8V0 Illustrated 
Now scarce this is the second edition printed the same year as the first edition with pink covers that have very tender hinges & spine 248pp. 
Price: 337.50 EUR
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10 the Anglers Guide to the Irish Free State
Dublin The Stationary Office 1937 Hard Back Green Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Fold Out Maps 
Now becoming scarce this is a must have for Irish anglers.264pp. 
Price: 108.00 EUR
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11 The Dubliner
Dublin Mercury Press 1964 Vol 3 No 4 Paper Back Very Good 
Winter 1964, 
Price: 10.80 EUR
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12 The Irish Monthly
Dublin M h Gill 1934 First Edition Soft Card Wrapps Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A complete run for the year 1934 (other years available ) . 
Price: 99.00 EUR
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13 The Irish Monthly
Dublin M h Gill 1941 First Edition Soft Card Wrapps Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A complete run for the year 1941 ( other years available) . 
Price: 99.00 EUR
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14 The Life & Work of Mary Aikenhead. Founder of the Congregation of Irish Sisters of Charity 1787-1858
London Longmans Green & Co 1924 First Edition Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 8vo Its Heavy, So a Bit More Postage. Frontice of Sister Mary Plus Illustrations 
Stamp on the front end paper of the Christian brothers library Kilkenny no other stamps, faded on spine. 
Price: 31.50 EUR
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15 The National University Handbook 1908-1932
Dublin National University of Ireland 1932 First Edition Wraps Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall illustrated 
A heavy book with 287pp. covers a coming loose. 
Price: 34.20 EUR
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16 The Protestant Penny Magazine,
Dublin, Lower Sackville Street John Roberts 1834 First Edition Wraps Good Monthly Magazine 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Ills with Cuts 
A rare collection of protestant monthly magazines from July 1834 to April 1835 all condemming Popery and the Catholic religion, crudely sown together in blue wraps which are now in poor condition the contents are good. from July 1835 this magazine was possibly edited by the Rev Edward Nangle of thge Achill Island mission. 
Price: 142.20 EUR
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17 The Shamrock, Magazine
Lower Abbey St Dublin Irish National Newspaper Publishing Company 1898 First Edition Hard Back Green Very Good No Dj As called for Newspaper Folio illustrated 
A years collection of the Shamrock newspaper June 25 1898 vol xxxv no 1,654 to May 27 1899 volxxxv1 no 1,701 bound in dark green cloth soild & darkened newspapers slightly yellowed & often foxed but still very good and very scarce. book is very heavy and will require more postage. More years volumes available. 
Price: 202.50 EUR
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18 & Chris Crook Red Hand the Ulster Colony
London Michael Joseph 1971 First Edition Cloth Fine As New Price Clipped in Protec 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
some underling in pencil otherwise very good. 
Price: 9.00 EUR
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19 A Martin Freeman,, Transcriber. The Compossicion Booke of Conought, & Index 1585.
Dublin The Dublin Stationary Office 1936 First Edition Hard Back Red Almost Fine 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
A very scarce pair of books on the subject of Connaught in year 1585 , both bound in red cloth the main volume has a faded trianglular corner on the bottom front left otherwise a very fine pair indeed . Vol 1= 179pp, index 61pp. 
Price: 157.50 EUR
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20 A Walsh Scandinavian Relations with Ireland During the Viking Period
Dublin The Talbot Press 1922 First Edition Hard Back Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall From Paidraig Morans Library Author/Translater.
A very scarce book about the Viking period in Ireland 82pp. spine label missing titled in black on tyhe front board . 
Price: 52.20 EUR
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