Irish History and Literature
THE GEORGIAN SOCIETY: Records of Eighteenth-Century Domestic Architecture and Decoration in Dublin. Volume III.
Dublin: Printed for the Society at The Dublin University Press by Ponsonby & Gibbs, 1911. Hardcover. Printed for the Society at The Dublin University Press by Ponsonby & Gibbs. (Volume III of 5 ) Quarto. 135pp. text, plus 103 full page monochromatic plates. # 509 of a limited edition of... Item #10402
Dublin: Martin Lester, LTD. (1922). Hardcover. Martin Lester, LTD. Octavo. 141pp. Illustrated. Green cloth with decorative stamping in gold and white. White stamping rubbed a bit. Small moisture stain to bottom rear corner. Item #10545
[ Burke, Edmund ]
London: J. DODSLEY, 1775. The Fifth Edition. Paperback. J. DODSLEY. 8 1/2'' x 5 1/8''. 118pp. Haif-title is toned. Later paper over unbound sheets. Item #10807
New York: Macmillan, 1937. First American edition. Hardcover. Macmillan. 8 1/2'' X 6''. 81pp. illustrated from woodcuts. Signed by Colum on fly-leaf. Endpapers toned and foxed. Dust jacket price-clipped. Item #11700
Concannon, Mrs. Thomas
Dublin: CATHOLIC TRUTH SOCIETY OF IRELAND, 1915. First edition. Hardcover. CATHOLIC TRUTH SOCIETY OF IRELAND. Octavo. 338pp. Endpapers toned. previous owners signiture on fly-leaf. General wear and discoloration to cloth. Item #10666
Croker, Thomas Crofton
London: Printed for the Camden Society, 1841. Hardcover. Printed for the Camden Society. Sm. quarto.149pp. incl index, plus History and Membership list of the Camden Society. Pages un-opened. Blue-green blindstamped cloth has light fraying to spine ends, small dents to edge and turned corners. Stain on front endpaper. Still nice... Item #11079
Curran, William Henry
New York: W. J. Widdleton, nd. First American edition. Hardcover. W. J. Widdleton. 7 3/8'' x 5 4/8''. 535pp. with index. 6pp. of ads. Light wear to original green cloth. Item #12298
De Blacam, Aodh
Dublin: THE TALBOT PRESS, nd. Second revised. Hardcover. THE TALBOT PRESS. 8 3/4'' x 5 3/4''. 390pp. with appendix. General wear to dust jacket. some minor toning to pages. Item #11703
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. Hardcover. Charles Scribner's Sons. Lg. octavo.494pp. "...the story of Ireland without mental reservation and through the drama of Sinn Fein itself..." Green cloth stamped in gold has only slight wear. Dust Jacket has large piece torn from bottom of front panel and small edge... Item #10542
THE POEMS OF ROBERT FERGUSSON IN TWO PARTS, to Which is Prefixed the Life of the Author and a Sketch of His Writings: With a Copious Glossary Annexed
Philadelphia: Benjamin Chapman, 1815. Hardcover. Benjamin Chapman. 12mo. 330pp. Bound-up in plain black cloth with new endpapers. Missing any prelims and half-title. Incl. Advertisement. Pages are browned with some light foxing throughout. Good solid reference copy. Item #12428
Dublin: Sealy, Bryers and Walker, 1903. Hardcover. Sealy, Bryers and Walker. Octavo. 296pp. Green cloth spine stamped in gold. Untrimmed and uncut. T.E.G. Light rubbing to spine edges and corners. Endpapers browned. Item #10307
New York: Harper Brothers Publishers, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Harper Brothers Publishers. Octavo. 175pp. A diary of the Dublin Hunger Strike. Blue cloth with paper label shows light wear to spine ends and corners. Pages uniformly toned with foxing to first and last few pages. Dust jacket is faded a.... Item #10537
Goodwin, William B.
Boston: MEADOR PUBLISHING COMPANY, 1946. First edition. Hardcover. MEADOR PUBLISHING COMPANY. 10 1/4'' X 8''. 424pp. With photographs, illustrations, maps and drawings. One inch nick at inner hinge. Some toning. Bookplate. General wear to original blue cloth cover. Item #11704
Goulding, Lawrence G.
New York: METROPOLITAN PUBLISHING CO. 1882. First American edition. Hardcover. METROPOLITAN PUBLISHING CO. 8'' X 6''. 214pp. Original brown cloth. gilt. Item #12303
London: Phoenix House, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Phoenix House. Octavo. 354pp. Dustjacket price-clipped, with general wear. Item #10654
Hill, Charles A.; Harold Brodrick; Alexander Rule; R.A.S. MacAlister;
Dublin: Hodges, Figgis & Co., Ltd. 1909- 1919. Hardcover. Hodges, Figgis & Co., Ltd. Quarto. VOLUME XXVII, Section B, No. 11, August, 1909: The Mitchelstown Caves Co Tipperary. Pagination: pp. 235-268 plus 4pp. plates, one folding; VOLUME XXXII, Section C, No. 8, Janurary 1914, Some Recently Discovered Ogham Inscriptions. Pages... Item #10310
Dublin: C.J. Fallon Ltd. n.d. Hardcover. C.J. Fallon Ltd. Octavo. 244pp. Novel of Irish Life at the beginning of the century events include the Great Labour Movement, the Rising, etc. Black cloth. Dust jacket has light edgewear, chips and small tears. Item #10543
Glasgow: James MacLehose and Sons, 1896. First edition. Hardcover. James MacLehose and Sons. 8 1/4'' X 5 3/4''. 560pp. with index. 7pp. of ads. Endpapers are toned. Original green cloth, gilt. Item #12304
Joyce, P. W.,
London: Longmans, Green, and co. 1910 - 1913. Later printing. Hardcover. Longmans, Green, and co. 7 1/4'' x 5 1/4''. 589pp; 538pp; 598pp. With indexes and ads. Original green cloth stamped in gold. General wear to covers. Item #12191
Joyce, Weston St. John.
Dublin: M.H.Gill & Son, Ltd. 1921. Second edition (enlarged). Hardcover. M.H.Gill & Son, Ltd. Octavo.512pp. Incl. index. Numerous illustrations from the author's photographs and sketches. Blue cloth, spine faded. Rubbing and some fraying to spine ends and corners. Bump to bottom edge of front cover. Ownership signature in pencil on..... Item #10393
Leighton, R.W.Bro. Samuel.
Belfast: Wm. Brown and Sons, Limited, 1938. Hardcover. Wm. Brown and Sons, Limited. Octavo. 250pp. text; list of Provincial Grand Masters; and Portraits, each with a short biography. Blue cloth, spine stamped in gold. Gift inscription from one "Brother" to another on ffep.Rubbing to spine ends. Item #11077
Lucy, Henry W.
London: Cassell and Company, Ltd. 1896. First edition. Hardcover. Cassell and Company, Ltd. Octavo.488pp. plus 16pp ads. Incl. index. Photographic frontise. Green cloth, stamped in gold. Cover rubbed at edges, Spine darkened and faintly spotted. Free endpapers browned. Interior clean and nice. Item #10394
MacDonagh, Thomas [et al]
Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1916. New and Enlarged edition. Hardcover. Small, Maynard & Company. 7'' x 4 1/2''. 71pp. Small chip at top of spine, general light wear to covers. Light toning to paper. Item #11512
London: T. FISHER UNWIN, 1890. First edition. Hardcover. T. FISHER UNWIN. 8 1/4'' X 5 3/4''. 365pp. with index. 24pp. of ads. From the American Irish Historical Society, no lending slip, but a bookplate and numbers on spine. With a stamp on title page and pencil numbers on copyright page.Inner... Item #12294
London: T. FISHER UNWIN, 1890. Hardcover. T. FISHER UNWIN. 8 1/4'' X 5 3/4''. 365pp. with index. Previous owners name erased from flyleaf but still noticeable. A tiny white spot on cover, otherwise a bright tight copy in the original green cloth. Item #12302