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Maria Edgeworth: Chosen Letters, with an Introduction by F.V. Barry.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Jonathan Cape. 1931., 20cm, 468p., frontis, index, green cloth, gilt spine title, spine faded, very good copy (ihds). - Most of the letters are printed from the text of the unpublished "Memoir of Maria Edgeworth", edited for family use in 1867. The introduction is a substantial piece of literary criticism on the Anglo-Irish novelist.
$65.00 Book Number: 22154 Order / Enquire
FITZHENRY, Edna C. (Compiled)
Nineteen-Sixteen: An Anthology.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Dublin and London. Browne and Nolan & Geo. G. Harrap & Co. 1935., 12mo, 19cm, 2nd impression, 112p., quarter black cloth backed green cloth boards, gilt spine titles, fine in good jacket (s9.2) A collection of primarily Irish poems many inspired by the Rising of Easter Week, 1916. Poets include Roger Casement, Thomas MacDonagh, Padriac Pearse, W.B. Yeats, Dermott O'Byrne, A.E., and James Stephens.
$22.50 Book Number: 25178 Order / Enquire
GOGARTY, Oliver St. John
New York. Duell, Sloan & Pearce. 1940., 20cm, first edition, 294p., dark blue cloth, gilt spine and cover titles, a fine copy (ihds).
$10.50 Book Number: 17959 Order / Enquire
GOGARTY, Oliver ST. John
I Follow Saint Patrick. Illustrated by Bip Pares.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Rich & Cowan. 1938., 21.5cm, first edition, 336p., with 4 maps (1 folding), 7 plates (1 double page), illustrated endpapers, index, blue cloth with white titles, a very good copy (Ilds) Follows the journeys of St. Patrick as far as they are traceable." Preface.
$25.00 Book Number: 23102 Order / Enquire
The Deserted Village. Illustrated withDesigns by Hammatt Billings.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Boston. J.E. Tilton and Company. 1866., 12mo. 18cm, 53p., title-page printed in red and black, with 32illustrations with tissue guards, in green cloth, fine plus. (ids) Sametitle and imprint as Boston, J.E. Tilton, 1866 edition, exceptillustrator not mentioned on the title page. Variations: with blindstamped borders on the boards, slight smaller at 17.8cm
|$35.00||Book Number: 34825||Order / Enquire|
The Deserted Village. Illustrated by theEtching Club. (The Choice Series).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. Cassell, Petter, Galpin &Co. Nd. C.[1880?]., 12mo. 17cm, 43p., with frontis & 35 illustrationsfrom engravings, black and gilt decorated dark blue cloth, beveled boards, some wear on the edges else very good sound copy (several images are by Creswell). (Lt)
|$25.00||Book Number: 34826||Order / Enquire|
Lady Gregory's Journals, 1916-1930. Edited byLennox Robinson.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. Published by Macmillan. 1947., 8vo. 21.5cm,first US edition, 342p., with index, very good to fine copy in good tovery jacket (irds). ~ Excerpts, topically arranged, from the extensivejournals kept between 1916 and 1930; divided into two parts, first atCoole and later the Abbey Theatre.
$35.00 Book Number: 35319 Order / Enquire
The Yellow Ticket and Other Stories.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London.Grant Richards Ltd. 1914., 19cm, first edition, first issue, 293p., 12prear publisher's ads dated October 1914, olive/green cloth, free flyclipped, address label on front endpaper, very good sound copy (irhmds). ~ Ten short stories : The Yellow Ticket, The Veils of Isis, A FrenchArtist, In the Vale of Tears, A Daughter of Eve, A Prostitute, Isaac andRebecca, A Miracle and No Wonder, A Fool's Paradise, The Ugly Duckling.
$45.00 Book Number: 33713 Order / Enquire
HEANEY]. KAY, Magdalena
In Gratitude for All the Gifts. SeamusHeaney and Eastern Europe.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. University of Toronto Press. 2012., 8vo. 23cm, 240p., notes, bibliography, index, black cloth, gilt spinetitles, fine in fine jacket, as new (Ilds). ~ A study of the literaryand cultural links between Northern Irish poet Seamus Heaney andtwentieth century Eastern European poets including Czeslaw Milosz andZbigniew Herbert. Magdalena Kay is an associate professor in theDepartment of English at the University of Victoria.
$40.00 Book Number: 35876 Order / Enquire
HYDE, Douglas (Edited with an Introduction by).
Love Songs ofConnacht . I-III. Songs of O'Carolan, Songs Praising Women, DrinkingSongs.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Dublin. Irish Academic Press. 1985., 8vo, 21.5cm, 156p., frontisportrait, colour printed stiff wraps, trade paperback, fine as new copy(Ihds). ~ A reprint of the original edition of 1893 with a newintroduction.
$12.50 Book Number: 22734 Order / Enquire
Collected Stories. Edited by Hugh McFadden with an introduction by Benedict Kiely.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Dublin. Poolbeg Press. 1991., 19.5cm, vii,377p., printed wraps (trade paperback), some slight wear otherwise a very good to fine copy (Ihds).
$10.00 Book Number: 20958 Order / Enquire
Come Dance with Kitty Stobling and Other Poems.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Longmans, Green and Co. 1960., 8vo, 21.5cm, the first edition, 44p., brown cloth, gilt spine titles & decorated title on front, a fine copy in a chipped glassine cover (ihds). ~ Includes the satirical poem "The Paddiad or The Devil as a Patron of Irish Letters."
|$150.00||Book Number: 35954||Order / Enquire|
Knocknagow or, The Homes of Tipperary.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Dublin. M.H. Gill and Son Ltd. 1952., thick12mo. 18cm, 31st impression, xvi,620p., green cloth, gilt spine titles, printed on somewhat fragile papers this is a fine copy in near fine complete illustrated jacket, (ihds). ~ "generally accepted as his finest work". Brady. First published in 1879, a novel attacking the landlord system in Ireland and an account of Irish rural life in the 19th century. An influential and one of the most popular Irish novels. Charles J. Kirkham (1828-1882) was a prominent Irish nationalist, a Young Ireland member, and later imprisoned for his involvement in the Fenian movement.
|$100.00||Book Number: 38150||Order / Enquire|
A Letter to Peachtree and Nine Other Stories.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Boston. David R. Godine., 1988. 8vo. 21cm, first U.S. edition, 209p., fine in fine jacket (hds) A collection of short stories by the noted Dublin author, a storyteller in the ancient Irish tradition.
$24.50 Book Number: 7104 Order / Enquire
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Dublin. Peppercanister, Distributed by Dedalus Press. 1991., 8vo, 23.5cm, 17p., limited to 600 copies, stiff printed jacket wraps over plain card boards, slight price sticker stain else a fine as new copy (Hids). Peppercanister 17.
$17.50 Book Number: 23464 Order / Enquire