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Short Stories of Padraic Pearse

by Pearse, Padraic and Desmond Maguire [adapter]

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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Cork: The Mercer Press, 1985. Soft Cover. Very Good. 16mo. Later printing. Paperback,117pp. Text in English and Gaelic. Wrappers somewhat soiled, with two stains on rear cover; lower front corner a bit creased but still in very good condition. Contains five short stories in Gaelic from Padraic Pearse, which include: Eoineen of the Birds, The Roads, The Black… Read more
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Fremantle Mission

by O Luing, Sean

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Published
1965
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Good
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Tralee, County Kerry: Anvil Books, 1965. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo. Paperback. 183 pp. Creasing, staining and darkening to covers and spine. Age toning to pages. An account of the Catalpa, an American ship that rescued six Fenians from Fremantle as it was intercepted off the Australian coast by a British gunboat.
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Ragged Edge

by Davison, Stephen

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Published
2005
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Fine
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Belfast: Blackstaff Press, 2005. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 10" x 10" Reprint. Full black cloth. 144 pp. Fully illustrated in colour. Slight bruise to upper corner of rear board. Light bumping to extremities of dust jacket. Experience the ragged edge of road racing - the most extreme of extreme sports. Man and machine hurtling at 170 mph between… Read more
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The Irish Game: A True Story of Crime and Art

by Hart, Matthew

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Minotavros Books
Published
2004
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Toronto: Viking Canada, 2004. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter teal cloth, grey cloth boards. xiii, 220 pp. [4] pp. colour plates. B&W photos in-text. Light rubbing to spine ends, a few scuffs to fore edge of text block. Some light bumping to extremities of dust jacket, else a fine copy. In the annals of… Read more
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The Parish of Lambeg

by Marshall, H.C.

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Published
1933
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Very Good
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Lisburn: Victor McMurray, 1933. Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo. Original brown cloth. 127pp., plus [8]pp. One plate of the parish church. Inner hinge cracked [pp. 96]. Light fraying at edges of cloth, spine bumped but o/w very good. The book presents a history of the ancient parish of Lambeg, Ireland, which is situated on the River Lagan, about two… Read more
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A Stroll Through Ulster

by Armstrong, William J.

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Minotavros Books
Published
1949
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Very Good
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[Toronto]: Hess-Trade Typesetting Company, 1949. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Orig. green wrappers, lettered in red. 142pp. Illustrated. Signed on half-title by author. Light foxing. Wrappers somewhat soiled, dampstains to top of rear cover but o/w a very good copy. A work of articles, published in The Sentinel on his experiences while revisiting his native Ulster, Ireland,… Read more
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Cromwell

by Kennelly, Brendan

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Minotavros Books
Published
1983
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Very Good
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Dublin: Beaver Row Press, 1983. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED by author. Soft cover. 146 p.p. Some light edge wear and creasing to covers, bumping to corners and spine ends. This poem tries to present the nature and implications of various forms of dream and nightmare, including the nightmare of Irish history.
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The Voyage of the Catalpa: A Perilous Journey and Six Irish Rebels's Escape to Freedom

by Stevens, Peter

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition
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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2003. 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Green paper boards, gilt lettering to spine. viii, 328 p.p., [8] p.p. B&W photos. Bumping to spine head, else fine in near fine jacket. After eight years languishing in Fremantle Gaol and aided by a worldwide network of Irish nationalists and undercover agents the… Read more
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Numbering the Survivors: A History of the Standish Family of Ireland

by Houston, J. Richard

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Minotavros Books
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
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Agincourt, Ontario: Generation Press, 1979. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. xvi, 314 p.p. [32] p.p. B&W photos + B&W frontis. portrait of Houston. Sunning to top edge. Dust jacket has sunning to spine, chafing to joints, a few small spots of wear. Numbering the Survivors is an important genealogical work,… Read more
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The Young Athlete

by Tsidall, R.M.N. and Fenn Sherie (Collaborator)

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Minotavros Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
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London & Glasgow: Blackie & Son Limited, 1934. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (small). Second Printing. Orig. tan cloth, 160pp. Frontispiece with 16 plates of b/w photographs. Name and owner inscription on ff/ endpaper, light foxing. Spine a bit darkened and rubbed with some soiling to cloth, corners somewhat bruised o/w very good. Autobiography of Irish olympic athlete… Read more
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Apes and Angels: The Irishman in Victorian Caricature

by Curtis Jr., L. Perry

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Minotavros Books
Published
1971
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Good
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City of Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1971. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo. Green cloth with gilt lettering. xi, 126 p.p. B&W illustrations. Foxing to top edge of text block, Staining to spine. Bumping to spine ends. Slight bowing to boards. Wear and chafing to extremities of dust jacket, chafing to rear, a few short tears. Damp stain and sunning… Read more
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The New Invasion

by Nolan, Winefride

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Minotavros Books
Published
1953
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Very Good
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1953. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. 216 p.p. Sunning to spine ends, more so at foot. Rubbing to spine ends and corners, some light staining to boards. Spine slightly tilted. Ink ownership inscription and offsetting to FFEP. Small chip to foot of p. 28. Two small stains… Read more
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Mutiny for the Cause

by Pollock, Sam

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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London: Sphere Books Ltd, 1971. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Paperback, 144 p.p. Light wear to joints and edges, age toning to edges of pages, creasing to upper corner of front cover, a few scuffs to rear. Mutiny For the Cause is the savage and tragic story of the mutiny of the Connaught Rangers, stationed in the Punjab… Read more
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Atlas Maior of 1665, Vol. 2: Scotia & Hibernia

by Blaeu, Joan; Van Der Krogt, Peter

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Minotavros Books
Published
2006
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Near Fine
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Hong Kong: Taschen, 2006. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. White paper pictorial boards. [5] 230-391 p.p. Map endpapers. In English, French, and German. All maps of Scotland and Ireland, and the original commentaries of Joan Blaue's Atlas Maior of 1665, "The greatest and finest atlas ever published." Vol. 2 only. Continuation… Read more
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Confessions of an Irish Rebel

by Behan, Brendan

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Minotavros Books
Published
1965
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Near Fine
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London: Hutchinson of London, 1965. Soft Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. Uncorrected proof copy on proofing paper. Orange paper wraps with black lettering, sewn and glued binding. Creasing and bubbling to spine, else fine. In dust jacket. 259 p.p. Dust jacket bumped and creased at extremities, small chips to spine ends. Wear to joints. When the turbulent life of… Read more
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Life's Four Windows: a Sketch of My Life Story

by Paisley, Ian R.K.

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(Belfast): Martys Memorial Free Presbyterian Church. Soft Cover. (n.d.). Pictorial Stiff Wrappers. 21pp. Wrappers somewhat soiled, a small chip to upper spine but still very good. Two Sermons Preached in the Martyrs Memorial Free Presbyterian Church on the Thirty-Seventh Anniversary of His Ministry.
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Irish Songs of Resitance (1169-1923)

by Galvin, Patrick

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Minotavros Books
Published
1962
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Good
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New York: Oak Publications, 1962. Soft Cover. Good. Fourth Printing. (8), 102pp. Oowner signature to front free endpaper, soiling to front cover with wear to edges and spine with chipping at head and foot of spine, extending to lower front cover, a bump and crease to bottom corner otherwise good.
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Butcher's Dozen

by Kinsella, Thomas

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Minotavros Books
Published
1972
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Very Good
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Dublin: Peppercanister, 1972. Soft Cover. Very Good. Original creme wrappers lettered in red and black, 8pp. Light creasing to pages and wrappers, owner signature to head of inner cover, but otherwise very good. Kinsella's poem is set in the Bogside of Derry, 1972 about the vents of Bloody Sunday.
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Feis

by Dhomhnaill, Nuala Ni

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Minotavros Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Maigh Nuad: An Sagart, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Original pink pictorial jacket and red marbled boards, title on spine, 132pp. Text and poems in Gaelic. Illustrations throughout.Printed on thick white paper. Jacket sunned to top-edge and spine, front and rear covers creased and scratched, some small flecks to boards, tiny bruise to spine head otherwise a… Read more
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Studies in Early Celtic Nature Poetry

by Jackson, Kenneth

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Minotavros Books
Published
1995
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Near Fine
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Felinfach: Llanerch Publishers, 1995. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Facsimile reprint of 1935 edition. Soft cover. xii, 204 p.p. Light sunning and creasing to spine, foxing to top edge of text block, small bump to tail edge of rear cover, corrners lightly bumped. Interior clean. The Irish and Welsh poems described in this study constitute what has come… Read more
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