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Irish made Easy. Second Edition By The Eirish Society .


Price: £40.00

Publisher: Clough, Co. Down: Mr . Stephen Fitzpatrick / (Dublin) : Messrs.Browne & Nolan And all booksellers (for the Eirish Society), [no date -c. 1952] . 0:

Seller ID: 44578

Original printed brown paper covers. Title to front cover and adverts to the rear. Edges rubbed and creased. 7.25" x 5.0". pp.28 . Clear English and Irish text throughout on toned paper View more info

The Cross of Saint Patrick. The Catholic Unionist Tradition in Ireland.


Price: £15.00

Publisher: Abbotsbrook: Kensal Press,1984.:

Seller ID: 3657

1st ed. "By showing that Catholicism and Unionism in Ireland neither are, nor ever have been, incompatible, this book explodes one of the most damaging myths of Irish history. Never again will anyone be able to ask, ...'But were there any Catholic unionists?'." Pp.487,10 b/w plates, inscribed date to fep. Black cloth, sunning to d/w. VG/G+. View more info

St. Patrick and Irish Christianity.

By: CORFE, Tom.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London: Cambridge University Press, 1973.:

Seller ID: 10717

"How Patrick brought christianity to Ireland...Irish Monks and Monestries...Missionary Monks in Britain and Europe." Pp, 48, many b/w illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Oxford Illustrated History of Ireland.

By: FOSTER, R.F. (Editor.):

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989.:

Seller ID: 29672

1st ed. "... provides a lively and challenging synthesis of Irish history from the earliest times to the present day." 25cms. x 19cms. Pp. 13/382, 24 colour plates, b/w illustrations throughout + 9 maps, illustrated endpapers. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

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The History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern. Derived From Our Native Annals, From the Most Recent Researches of Eminent Irish Scholars and Antiquaries, From the State Papers, and From All the Resources of Irish History Now Available .

By: HAVERTY, Martin .

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Dublin: James Duffy And Co., Limited, 14 And 15 Wellington Quay, [no date - c. 1860] . 0:

Seller ID: 40127

First edition. A very good original binding. Thick 8vo. 8.25" x 6.25" x 1.75". pp.8/pp.774 ( text ends with Addenda, followed by an Index - 8pp.) . Clean green buckram covered boards. Bright gilt harp to front board and bright gilt titles to the spine. Edges lightly rubbed and bumped. Original black endpapers. Frontis by Hanlon. Printed title. Previous owner's signature to top of the title page. Preface dated 1860. Clean folding map before page 1 - just a few small brown spots. Pages lightly toned. A very good copy of this scarce book. View more info

The Story of Ireland.

By: INGLIS, Brian.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: Faber & Faber, 1960.:

Seller ID: 10529

2nd imp. A history of Ireland. Pp. 272, frontis map, 8 plates. Ex libris convent stamp to fep. Green cloth, gilt title to spine slightly dulled. Gilt harp motif to front board. G+. View more info

The Reformation in Ireland in the XVIth Century.

By: JOURDAN, Rev.Canon G.V.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Dublin: Association for Promotion of Christian Knowledge, 1932.:

Seller ID: 41744

St Patrick's Commemoration Booklets No.9. Pp.20. Brown wraps. VG. View more info

The Roman Catholic Church in Ireland and the Fall of Parnell 1888-1891.

By: LARKIN, Emmet.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1979. 0853231648:

Seller ID: 35617

ISBN: 0853231648

1st edition. The story of the second and final phase of the consolidation of the modern Irish state. Pp.xxii/316, portrait frontipiece + 1map of the Provimces and Dioceses of Ireland. Green cloth. VG. View more info

Ireland: A Graphic History.

By: LLYWELYN, Morgan and SCOTT, Michael.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dublin: Gill & Macmillan. 1995.:

Seller ID: 23890

1st ed. "A vividly illustrated depiction of Ireland's evolution, from its Celtic roots to its present day realities. Two bestselling Authors have teamed up with National Cartoon Company of Ireland to tell the story of Ireland in graphic narrative form". 26cms x 19.5cms. Pp unpaginated, full of colour cartoons. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

In Darkest Ireland. Evangelism in Eire Today.

By: MAWHINNEY, Stanley.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Watford: European Missionary Fellowship. nd.:

Seller ID: 22494

"The purpose of this booklet is to convey to us the religious significance of Eire today. Eire is one of the most strategically important mission-fields in the World". Pp 56, some b/w illustrations, ex.libris inkstamp to title page. P/b, small tear to top rear cover, edges spotted. G+. View more info

Told To His Reverence. County Down Sketches. (With a foreword by Robert Lynd).

By: McNEILL, Rev. W.:

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Dubin: Talbot Press,nd.(c.1928).:

Seller ID: 4498

"Mr McNeil does not pretend in his sketches to portray the Ulsterman, or even the Ulster Presbyterian...a book of memoirs about certain aspects...of the life of Ulster men and women."(foreword). Pp.96, portrait frontis., inscription from the author to fep,toning to endpapers, occasional light spotting throughout. Cream cloth spine, green cloth over boards, gilt title to spine. G+. + Letter from author loosley inserted. View more info

Dublin: Baile Atha Cliath.

By: MOORE, D.F.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dublin: The Three Candles Ltd., 1965.:

Seller ID: 29539

1st ed. History of Dublin. Pp. 47, 10 b/w illustrations, owner's name to verso front cover. P/b. G+. View more info

The Year of Liberty. The History of the Great Irish Rebellion of 1798.

By: PAKENHAM, Thomas.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: Orion Books, 1992.:

Seller ID: 11322

"Contribution to the history of Ireland, of these islands and of the revolutionary movement inspired by France." Pp, 416, 1 sketch map. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

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The Republic. The Fight for Irish Independence 1918-1923.

By: TOWNSHEND, Charles.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London: Allen Lane, 2013. 9780713999839:

Seller ID: 45060

ISBN: 0713999837

"The protracted, terrible fight for independence pitted the Irish against the British, and the Irish against themselves. It was both a physical battle of shocking violence against a regime increasingly seen as alien and unacceptable, and an intellectual battle for a new sort of country. The damage done, the betrayals and grim compromises put the new nation into a state of trauma for at least a generation, but at a high cost the struggle ended: a new republic was born." Pp.xx/537, 29 black & white photo illustrations + 4 maps. Grey cloth, dustwrapper. VG/VG. View more info