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Me Jewel and Darlin' Dublin

by MacThomais, Eamonn

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Published
1988
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Fine
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Reprint
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9780862783891
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Dublin: The O'Brien Press, 1988 20th Anniversary edit8ion, revised and update. "Full of historical facts, anecdotes and Dublin wit, this book evokes the spirit, the characters and olours, the sights, sounds and even the smells of old Dublin. With sections on markets, pawn shops, street characters, the Liberties, slang and wit of Dublin's newspapers, the city's history is traced right… Read more
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Irish affairs

by Burke, Edmund

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Published
1988
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Very Good
Edition
Facsimile Reprint
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9780091731779
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London: Cresset Library, 1988 A collection of the writings of Edmund Burke edtited by Matthew Arnold and published in 1881 as "Letters, Speeches and Tracts on Irish Affairs" This facsimile reprint has an introduction by Conor Cruise O'Brien. 349p. Neat tight copy n" Ltters ad Soecheskd and First new . Facsimile Reprint. Softcover. Very Good.
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Short Guide to Blarney Castle and Rock Close

by Hillyard, Mary Penelope

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Published
1954
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As New
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3rd Edition
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Blarney, Cork: Woodlands Press, 1954 Vintage copy of a neat tourist pamphlet on Blarney Castle nd Rock Close. Sepia toned photographs. 16p, illus.. 3rd Edition. Stapled Wraps. As New.
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The Hair of the Dogma

by Gopaleen, Myles Na (Flann O'Brien, Brian O'Nolan)

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Published
1977
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Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780246108753
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London: Hart Davis, Macgibbon, 1977 The humour of "Myles Na Gopaleen" the progenitor of 'Cruiskeen Lawn" A column written by Flann O'Brien (Brian O'Nolan) for the Irish Times between 1940 and 1966 182p. frontis.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Ireland

by O'Reilly, Honeywood [?]

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Published
1908
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Very Good
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Belfast, 1908 An original (Amateur) water colour picture on cardboard, painted in1909 before the political division . Featuring a circular border in a Celtic design with the coats of arms of the four provinces. Inside each quadrant is a small painting of a famous building : For Connacht Kylemore Castle, County Galway; for Leinster The Round Tower and Norman… Read more
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More of the World's Best Irish Jokes (World's Best Jokes)

by MacHale, Des

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Published
1985
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Very Good
Edition
1st Australian Ed
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9780207150692
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Australia: Angus & Robertson, 1985 Affectionate humrousous stories bet read in an Irish accent . 96p.. 1st Australian Ed. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Hibernia Resurgens, Marsh's Irish Books

by McCarthy, Muriel & Sherwood-Smith, Caroline,

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
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First Edition.
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Dublin: Archbishop Marsh's Library, 1994 Archbishop Narcissus Marsh established the first public librray in Dublin in 1701, and it is one of the finest collections of books of the 17th to early 19th centuries relating to Ireland. This is a catalogue of a selection made for an exhibition at the Library in 1994. This is copy number 441 of 750… Read more
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The Festive Food of Ireland

by Allen, Darina

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Published
1992
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As New
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1st UK Ed
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9781856260503
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London: Kyle Cathie, 1992 Small format gift book, beautifully illustrated , with delicious recipes introducing the culinary delights of both religious and 'fruits of the earth' festivals in Ireland with the cultural background to each of these celebrations. Celebrate St. Bridget's Day with Boxy Pancakes and May Day with Poached Salmon with Irish Butter Sauce! Lughnasa, the joyous August harvest… Read more
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Torpedoed: The RMS Leinster Disaster

by Lecane, Philip

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2005
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New
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1st UK Edition
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9781904381303
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Penzance Cornwall: Periscope Publishing, 2005 The long forgotten story of the sinking of the R.M.S. Leinster in the dying days of the First World War is brought back to life in this tale of the disaster. The book tells the stories of those on board the Leinster and UB-123 and examines not only the sinking but also its ramifications for… Read more
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Saint Patrick: His Origins and Career

by Hanson, R.P.C.

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Published
1997
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New
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Reprint
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9780198266167
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Oxford: Oxford University Press / Sandpiper Books, 1997 [This] ...scholarly study of St. Patrick confronts the controversies surrounding the saint and makes a searching examination of the evidence in each case. It beguns with description of the historical background to Patrick's origins and education: late 4th-5th century Britain and the British Church in the 6th century. There follow detailed… Read more
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To School Through the Fields : An Irish Country Childhood

by Taylor, Alice

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
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Re-issue
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9780312072391
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994 If ever a writer has captured the colors, the rhythms, the rich, bittersweet emotion of a time gone by, it is Alice Taylor. Her tales of childhood in rural Ireland transcend their landscape, which explains why, on its initial publication in 1989 it became the biggest bestseller in Ireland's history. 151p. Name of previous… Read more
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Familia : Ulster Genealogical Review # 33

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Published
2017
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New
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First Thus
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9781909556584
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Belfast: Ulster Historical Foundation, 2017 Familia: Ulster Genealogical Review is the journal of Ulster Historical Foundation's membership association (an historical research co-operative, known as the Ulster Genealogical and Historical Guild). Each year, in December, members receive Familia and a directory of their research interests, entitled Directory of Irish Family History Research. Since 1985, Familia has set a consistently high standard… Read more
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Lovely is the Lee

by Gibbings, Robert

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Published
1945
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Near Fine
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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New York: E.P.Dutton, 1945 Descriptions of Irish life and natural history long the river Lee in County Cork with engravings by the author. 256p. BOMC leafletl laid in . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. Near Fine/Good with slight chips & Tear.
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Tumbling in the Hay

by Gogarty, Oliver St.John

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Published
1939
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Very Good
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1st UK Edition.
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London: Constable & Co, 1939 The young Gogarty, medical student, amateur cyclist, philosopher and lover of good conversation, enjoyed a rowdy, exuberant lifestyle in Dublin in the early 1900s. In this lightly disguised autobiography he gives an intriguing account of the regular round of pubs, pawnshops and bawdy houses of the city, interrupted briefly by the serious business of anatomy… Read more
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The Irish Game: A True Story of Crime and Art

by Hart, Matthew

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2004
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Near Fine
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9780701177614
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London: Chatto & Windus, 2004 In the annals of art theft, no case has matched-for sheer criminal panachethe heist at Ireland's Russborough House in 1986. The Irish police knew right away that the mastermind was a seedy, rotund, and brazen Dublin gangster named Martin Cahill. Yet the great plunderincluding a Gainsborough, A Goya, two works by Rubens, and Vermeer's Lady… Read more
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Conamara Man

by Ridge, Seamus

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Published
1969
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Fine
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1st US Edition.
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Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice Hall, 1969 Autobiographical account of life on island of Muighinis on Kilkieran Bay off tthe west coast of Galway in Ireland. 208p.. 1st US Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
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The Irish Game: A True Story of Crime and Art

by Hart, Matthew

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2004
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New
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1st Can Ed.
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9780670044733
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Toronto: Viking Canada, 2004 In the annals of art theft, no case has matched-for sheer criminal panachethe heist at Ireland's Russborough House in 1986. The Irish police knew right away that the mastermind was a seedy, rotund, and brazen Dublin gangster named Martin Cahill. Yet the great plunderincluding a Gainsborough, A Goya, two works by Rubens, and Vermeer's Lady Writing… Read more
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An Irish Journey

by O'Faolain, Sean

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Published
1943
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Very Good
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1st US Edition.
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New York: Longmans Green & Co, 1943 Specially Illustrated by Paul Henry."An Irish journey is the best kind of travel book: by a man who knows his country as he knows his own home and loves it so much that nothing like politeness or careful behaviour is necessary. It is all instinctive and lively and free." 308p. map 10 plates.… Read more
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Irish Toasts

by Bailey, Karen

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Published
1996
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New
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1st US Edition.
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9780811810654
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1996 A tiny gift book with Irish toasts and blessings with charming illustrations by Karen Bailey.Matching book mark laid in. 58p.. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. New/New.
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The ThirstyTraveller : Complete 1st Season

by Bruach, Kevin

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Published
2002
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Near Fine
ISBN
9781554445721
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$125.00

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Montreal, PQ, Canada: Grasslands Entertainment, 2002 The Thirsty Traveler, hosted by Kevin Brauch. journey into the heart of the world's greatest wine, beer, and spirit producing regions. Each episode explores the land, people, production, companies, customs, traditions, food, and stories connected with the alcoholic beverage that a region is known for. This collection includes Scottish Whisky French Champagne Irish Stout,… Read more
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