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AA Treasures of Britain and Treasures of Ireland
1 AA Treasures of Britain and Treasures of Ireland
AA 1980. Hardcover in DJ. Good in Good Dj, some wear and tears. Octavo 
679 pp A traveller's guide to the riches of Britain and Ireland. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Celtic Mythology. Famous Legends from Celtic Mythology retold and explained for the modern reader.
2 Celtic Mythology. Famous Legends from Celtic Mythology retold and explained for the modern reader.
Geddes and Grosset 2001 1855342995 / 9781855342996 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
480 pp " Introductory material on the origin and development of Celtic mythology. An A-Z of the people, places, beliefs and traditions of the Celts." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Irish Eloquence. The Speeches of the Irish Orators Phillips, Curran and Grattan to which is added, The Powerful Appeal of Robert Emmett at the Close of His Trial for High Treason.
3 Irish Eloquence. The Speeches of the Irish Orators Phillips, Curran and Grattan to which is added, The Powerful Appeal of Robert Emmett at the Close of His Trial for High Treason.
Philadelphia 1932 Leather Scuffed and some foxing Octavo 
370 pp 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Irish Ancestor. Vol IX No 1
4 The Irish Ancestor. Vol IX No 1
Mount Salus Press 1979 Softcover Good, some wear Octavo 
76 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland  Vol. III Part I - Fourth Series 1874.
5 The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland Vol. III Part I - Fourth Series 1874.
McGlashan and Gill 1875. Softcover. Signatures loosening. Octavo 
Originally Founded as The Kilkenny Archaeological Society in the year 1849.

306 pp plate on round tower of devenish, doorway, 4 plates on Shrine St Manchan, Brooch of White Bronze, Bilingual Inscription, Ancient Doorway. Other illustrations in text of book. Folding Plates on the The Geneaology of Dal Cormac, The Geneaology of Hy-Cinnselagh, The Geneaology of Eoghanachta, 4 folding plates Ogham Chracters Book of Ballymote.

Chapters include : Loca Patriciana - No. V - The Druids, Dubhtach, Mac Ui Lugair and his Sons, The Antiquities of Devenish, Iniscathay since 12th c.- No.1, The Adventures of Condla Ruad, Church and Shrine of St Manchan, Loca Patriciana - No. VI - Poems of Dubhtach, Mac ui Lugair, Prayer of Ninnius, Prayer of St. Mugent, Irish Treatises on Ogham Writing, Iniscathay since 12th c.- no. 2, Visitation of Leinster. 
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The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland. Thirty-Fourth Session 1884. Vol. VI-Part II. Fourth Series.
6 The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland. Thirty-Fourth Session 1884. Vol. VI-Part II. Fourth Series.
Dublin:1884. Softcover, missing paper covers, signatures loosening. Octavo 
Originally Founded as The Kilkenny Archaeological Society in the year 1849. pp 219-490.

Plates include 5 plates on Ardfert Cathedral, 8 plates on County Antrim, Navan fort, 3 plates Tynan Demesne, 4 plates Cairns, Cloister Arcade and Pulpit. Other illustrations in text. Folding Plate include : No IV Gwyr y Gwogled, The Men of the North, The Race of Cunedda Wledig, double page on Navan Fort, Chapters include on the celtic races of Great and Lesser Britain, Proceedings. 
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The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland. Thirty-Second Session 1882. Vol V-Part IV. Fourth Series.
7 The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland. Thirty-Second Session 1882. Vol V-Part IV. Fourth Series.
Dublin:1882. Softcover. Paper covering missing. Signatures loosening. Octavo 
Originally Founded as The Kilkenny Archaeological Society in the year 1849.

pp. 589- 771 Plates include Kileeheny Castle, Ground Plan Dominican Abbey Kilmaknock, 5 other plates on Dominican Abbey. Folding Plates - The Family and Kindred of St. Patrick, No. II - The Britons of Armorica, Descendants of Bran ap Llyr, Letter of the white knight, Letter of Lord Grey of Wilton, Autograph of the White Knight, 2 folding plates - Pedigree of the White Knights. Chapters include: On the Celtic Races of Great and Lesser Britain, The Whyte Knight. 
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The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland. Vol. V - Part II - Fourth Series. 1880
8 The Journal of the Royal Historical And Archaeological Association of Ireland. Proceedings and Papers of The Royal Historical and Archaeological Association of Ireland. Vol. V - Part II - Fourth Series. 1880
Dublin 1881. Softcover, paper on spine missing, signatures loosening. Octavo 
Originally Founded as The Kilkenny Archaeological Society in the year 1849.

pp 201-384 Plates include Broken Bronze Scabbard, Doorway Church White Island, Effigy, litho - Celt of Jade. Other illustrations in text. Chapters include : The Gertaldines of Desmond (poem in Gaelic and English), The Three Tholsels of Kilkenny, Mongacool, Lower Cty. Wicklow, The Church of White Island, Notice of a Jade Celt discovered in Co. Antrim, Crannog Structures chiefly in Co. Fermanagh, Notes on Kerry Typography Ancient and Modern, On Certain Wells in North-west of Ireland. 
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Torupill Haldjad Ja Hiigsled. Iiri ja rahvajutte
9 Torupill Haldjad Ja Hiigsled. Iiri ja rahvajutte
Tallinn Kirjastus 1978. Colorful celtic designed boards with cloth spine Good Octavo 
287 pp Excerpts in Finnish or Estonian for some of the sagas and tales of Ireland by Yeat, O"Faolain, Macmanus and Wilson. Other books on Irleand and of Irish interest listed. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Travels of an Irish Gentleman in Search of a Religion, With Notes and Illustrations by the Editor of
10 Travels of an Irish Gentleman in Search of a Religion, With Notes and Illustrations by the Editor of "Captain Rock's Memoirs."
Baltimore Murphy : 1844. Hardcover. Poor, pieces of spine cover missing. Hinges cracked. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Octavo 
Octavo 264 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Critical Approaches to Anglo-Irish Literature., Allen.  Michael  and Wilcox, Angela
11 Allen. Michael and Wilcox, Angela Critical Approaches to Anglo-Irish Literature.
Barnes and Noble 1989 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
193 pp

Articles Include : Mobilizing Byzantium, Catherine Belsey; Doubles, Shadows, Sedan Chairs and the Past - The Ghost Stories of J. S. Le Fanu, Patricia Coughlan; National Character and National Audience: Races, Crowds and Readers, Seamus Deane; Garnering the Facts: Unreliable Narrators in Some Plays of Brian Friel, Gerald FitzGibbon; Fathers Vanquished and Victorious: A Historical Reading of Synge's Playboy, Ruth Fleischmann; "It is Myself that I Remake" The Shaping of Self in W. B. Yeats's Autobiographies, Margaret E. Fogarty; The Critical Condition of Ulster, John Wilson Foster; The Political Unconscious in the Autobiographical Writings of Patrick Kavanagh, Eamonn Hughes; English Political Writers on Ireland: Robert Southey to Douglas Hurd, Tom Paulin; The Autobiographical Imagination and Irish Literary Autobiographies, Michael Kenneally; James Joyce's "The Dead" The Symbolist Inspiration and Its Narrative Reflection, Walter T. Rix; Wordsworth at the Flax-Dam: An Early Poem by Seamus Heaney, Nicholas Roe. 
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Monasticon Hibernicum; or, an History of the Abbies, Priories, and other religious houses in Ireland  interspersed with memoirs of their several founders and benefactors, and of their abbots and other superiors, to the time of their final suppression; likewise an account of the manner in which the possessions belonging to those foundations were disposed of, and the present state of their ruins; collected from ... historians, records, and ... manuscripts. / With engravings in gold and colors by Mervyn Archdall ...; edited with extensive notes, by ... Rev. Patrick F. Moran ... and other distinguished antiquarians...., Archdall, Mervyn
12 Archdall, Mervyn Monasticon Hibernicum; or, an History of the Abbies, Priories, and other religious houses in Ireland interspersed with memoirs of their several founders and benefactors, and of their abbots and other superiors, to the time of their final suppression; likewise an account of the manner in which the possessions belonging to those foundations were disposed of, and the present state of their ruins; collected from ... historians, records, and ... manuscripts. / With engravings in gold and colors by Mervyn Archdall ...; edited with extensive notes, by ... Rev. Patrick F. Moran ... and other distinguished antiquarians....
Dublin Kelly : 1873 1876 Third volume was never published because publisher died. Half leather. Ex-lib, usual lib markings. Inner hinge, volume 1 cracked, needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Quarto 
336, 348 pp Maps, folding plans, lithographic plates, some colored. Originally published in Dublin in 1786 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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The Art Atlas of Britain and Ireland in Association with The National Trust., Arnold,  Bruce
13 Arnold, Bruce The Art Atlas of Britain and Ireland in Association with The National Trust.
Viking 1990 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
488 pp Comprehensive survey of what art is available to the public in houses, museums and art galleries. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Edward Blake: Irish Nationalist.   Canadian Statesman in Irish Politics 1892-1907., Banks,  Margaret
14 Banks, Margaret Edward Blake: Irish Nationalist. Canadian Statesman in Irish Politics 1892-1907.
University of Toronto 1957 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
320 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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A Golden Way, Bartlett, Albert Le Roy
15 Bartlett, Albert Le Roy A Golden Way
Abbey Press 1901 Hardcover Good Octavo 
161 pp Notes and Impressions on a Journey through Ireland, Scotland and England. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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AA Touring Guide to Ireland., Beach, Russell  edit.
16 Beach, Russell edit. AA Touring Guide to Ireland.
Automobile Association 1976. Hardcover in DJ. Good/ Good Quarto 
306 pp Maps throughout.

Full gazetteer and touring atlas with a wealth of fascinating detail about the geography, history and culture. Includes specially selected day drives with detailed route maps linked to the gazetteer and touring atlas. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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The Book of Leinster - Lebor Na Nuachongbala, Best, R I , O'Brien MA and Bergin Osborn.
17 Best, R I , O'Brien MA and Bergin Osborn. The Book of Leinster - Lebor Na Nuachongbala
Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. 1954 - 1967 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
5 vols. 1323 pp in total.Gaelic. There was an additional volume to this published in 1983 by Anne Sullivan after the original authors had died which is not included.

Contents include : The Book of Invasions, Cattle-raid of Cuailgne, Tidings of Conchobar, Boyhood Deeds of Cuchulainn, Death of Conchobar, Death of Medb, The Colloquy of the Two Sages, The Taking of the Sidhe as well as other stories.

Vol. I has two photographs of original text,

Vol. 2 has Tain Bo Cualyng as well as other stories from the Ulster cycle. Also two photographs of original text.

Vol. III has poems by Gilla Coémáin, Flann Mainistrech, Gilla Mo Dutu úa Casaide, Máel Mura of Fothain, Mac Cosse of Ros Ailithir, Dub Dá Thúath, Diarmait mac Cerbaill, Cináed úa Artacáin, Dublitir úa Úathgaile, Gilla in Chomded úa Cormaic, Fothad na Canóne, Flann mac Lonáin.

Vol. 4 has Dinshenchas and Cath Ruis na Ríg or Battle of Rosnaree.

Vol. 5 has Bibliography and added notes or tales. 
Price: 350.00 USD

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Gaeilge Cois Fhairrge County Galway, Bhaldraithe,  Tomas de
18 Bhaldraithe, Tomas de Gaeilge Cois Fhairrge County Galway
Institiuid Ard-Leinn Bhaile Atha Cliath Dublin The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies 1975 Hardcover Good Small octavo 
132 pp. The Irish dialect of Coi Fhairrge, Connemara, County Galway in Ireland. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Scela Cano Meic Gartnain  Volume XVIII , Medieval & Modern Irish Series., Binchy, D.A.
19 Binchy, D.A. Scela Cano Meic Gartnain Volume XVIII , Medieval & Modern Irish Series.
The Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies 1975 Hardcover. Good Octavo 
69 pp including extensive Notes and Vocabulary. This copy belonged to scholar Dorothy Molloy Carpenter and has her name and a date in ballpoint along with extensive pencilled notes, underlining and marginalia

A tale from the Yellow Book of Lecan, seen by some as a precursor of Tristan & Iseult, this was probably first written down in the 9th and revised in the 10th centuries. The story itself is very ancient. Old-Irish text with some later Middle-Irish material, not to be confused with modern Irish Gaelic. 
Price: 45.00 USD

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Irish Druids and Old Irish Religions., Bonwick, James
20 Bonwick, James Irish Druids and Old Irish Religions.
Dorset Press 1986 0880290706 / 9780880290708 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
328 pp "This fascinating account includes such pivotal topics as Druidical Belief and Magic, Serpent Faith, Sun Worship, Stone Worship and the Round Tower of Creed." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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