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The Creator and the Creature, or, The Wonders of Divine Love

by Faber, Frederick William:

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xiii, 438 pp. Contents: The Case Stated Between the Creator and the Creature, The Difficulties of Creative Love, Objections Considered. Spots of browning intermittently in text. Inscription to previous owner on ffep. Hinges cracked. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Split of about 2.5 inches at rear edge of spine at top. Nicks in cloth at top and bottom of spine. Corners bumped and rubbed. Overall condition VG-.
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All About Caravan Holidays - A Guide to Living on Wheels

by Fagg, Christine:

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First edition. 181 pp. Line drawing illustrations in text. Contents include; Choosing the Right Caravan, Preparation, On the Road, Easy Meals, Children, Where to Go, Caravanning in Retirement etc. Text clean. Previous owner's inscription on fep. Illustrated hard paper boards. Overall condition VG+.
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The Pocket Anatomy

by Fagge, C.H.:

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Eight edition. 313 pp + 4 pp ads. A manual of medical terms. text clean. Black eps. Dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and black lettering on front board. Top, bottom and edges of spine rubbed. Corners lightly rubbed. Cloth lifting a little at centre of front board. Overall condition VG.
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The Narrative of a Naval Nobody 1907-1924

by Fairbairn, Douglas:

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First edition. ix, 333 pp. An autobiographical account of the author's career with the British Royal Navy including action in the First World War. Navy blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and spine. Top and bottom of spine rubbed with short splits developing. Corners bumped and rubbed. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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The Autobiography of Kingsley Fairbridge

by Fairbridge, Kingsley:

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First edition. Preface by The Right Hon. L. S. Amery and epilogue by Sir Arthur Lawley. 188 pp. Fold-out map. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. A little foxing on endpapers. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. In dark blue cloth boards. Overall condition VG. No dust wrapper.
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A Basket of Weasels - The weasel family in Ireland and other furred Irish beasts: bats, the rabbit, hares and some rodents

by Fairley, James:

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First edition. By James Fairley - formerly Associate Professor of Zoology at National University of Ireland, Galway - who has had 39 years experience working on, and writing about Ireland's wild mammals (Author of "An Irish Beast Book"). With portraits of the animals by Roy Gaston and text figures by the author. A book dealing with a selection of Ireland's furred wildlife including Mink, Stoat, Badger (including the problem of bovine tuberculosis), Otter, Pine Marten, Irish Bats (General) , Lesser Horseshoe Bat, Leisler's Bat, Muskrat, Rabbit, Hares & Rats and House Mice. A blend of research (both ancient and modern), local history, many fascinating casual observations by naturalists and others, plus an assortment of entertaining snippets. Includes a comprehensive chronicle of the accidental introduction and extermination of the muskrat in the 1930's. With 15 original beautifully detailed full-page b/w pencil drawing illustrations by Northern Ireland artist Roy Gaston. Paperback with sewn binding for… Read more
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Irish Whales and Whaling

by Fairley, James:

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First edition. xi, 218 pp. With 46 figures, 6 portraits & 46 b/w photographic illustrations. This books gives a detailed account of all species of whale found in Irish waters - from the common porpoise to the mighty blue whale. It also chronicles the history of whaling off Ireland from Viking times, including the hunting of right and fin whales in Donegal Bay in the 1700's and operations off the Mayo coast at the beginning of the twentieth century in which nearly 900 of the great whales were killed. Also includes an account of whales in Irish archaeology and folklore. Signed by author on title page. Pale blue eps. Cream hard paper boards with black lettering on spine. Corners bumped. Overall condition near Fine. In pale blue dust wrapper, Overall condition near Fine. Map of Blacksod Bay, Co. Mayo covering entire dust wrapper.
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Loyalty First

by Falcon, C.H.:

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First edition. 222 pp. A novel set in London. Notes in written in pencil on eps. Last page creased. Text clean. Front hinge cracked internally. Green cloth boards with black lettering. Boards somewhat grubby. Boards cocked. Corners lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG-. No dust wrapper.
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Sean O'Casey - The Man I Knew

by Fallon, Gabriel:

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First edition. ix, 213 pp. Frontispiece, & 14 other b/w photographic illustrations. A biography of Irish playwright Sean O'Casey - author of "The Plough and the Stars", & "The Shadow of a Gunman". Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Bottom of spine lightly bumped. Overall condition VG+. No dust wrapper.
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History of Ireland, Civil and Ecclesiastical, From the Earliest Times Till the Death of Henry II

by Falloon, Rev. D. & Irwin, Rev. John:

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First edition. Ex-library edition - 3 library stamps on title page and 1 one ffep. 399 pp. Contents include: Origin Manners and Customs of the Ethnic Irish, Religion of the Ethnic Irish, The Irish Monarchy before the mission of St. Patrick, Conversion to Christianity, Monarchism in Ireland, Civil and Military History till Northern Invasion, Irish Church up to 9th Century, First Invasion of the Northmen, The Second Danish War, Brien Boroihme, The Ascension of Roderic O'Conor, Invasion of Ireland by English Adventurers, Strongbow and Invasion by Henry II. Some light spots of foxing on prelims and intermittently in text. Binding tight. Brown cloth boards with blindstamp decoration. Gilt lettering on spine. Small nicks in cloth at top and bottom of spine. Corners lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG.
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Palestine On The Eve

by Farago, Ladislas:

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First edition. x, 286 pp. An account of the conditions for both Arabs and Jews in Palestine of the 1930's. Maps on eps. Frontispiece, & 62 b/w photographic illustrations. One plate loose. Clippings re. book pated onto half-title page. A few spots of light foxing on prelims and occasional spot in text. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Small spots of ink on boards. Overall condition Good+. No dust wrapper.
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Governor Al Smith

by Farley, James A. & Conniff, James C.G.:

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First edition. 188 pp + 2 pp ads. Illustrated by H. Lawrence Hoffman. A biography of Al Smith - four-time Governor of New York whose formula for success was fun, plus brains, plus hard work, plus plain talk, plus love of fellow man, plus deep religious faith. Decorated eps. Blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Illustration in black on front cover. Overall condition VG+. In VG illustrated dust wrapper.
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The High Adventure

by Farnol, Jeffery:

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vi, 191 pp. Slight foxing on end papers. Overall condition VG in Good dust wrapper.
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600 Years of Theatre in Kilkenny 1366-1966

by Farrelly, Peter V.:

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Paperback. 180 pp. One colour illustration and very numerous b/w illustrations throughtout text. Contents include: The known beginning of theatre in Kilkenny, Restoration of the Monarchy in England, After the Act of Union, Early twentieth century - (Lady Desart, Erection of Kilkenny Theatre in Patrick Street, Kilkenny Players, Ossory Players, Don Bosco Players, St Mary's Choral Society, St Joseph's Dramatic Society, Kilkenny City Productions, St Francis Players, Tops of the Town, Closure of Theatre in 1966) etc. Plans of the Kilkenny Theatre inside covers. Inscription to previous owner from author on title page. Illustrated paper covers. Overall condition near Fine.
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G - For God Almighty - A Personal Memoir of Lord Beaverbrook

by Farrer, David:

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First edition. A memoir of Lord Beaverbrook by David Farrer who worked with Beaverbrook from 1940 to 1946. 176 pp. grey cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top edge yellow. Overall condition VG+. No dust wrapper.
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Among the Hills - A Book of Joy in High Places

by Farrer, Reginald:

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Previous owner's inscription in pencil dated 1911 on ffep. 326 pp + 1 pp ads. Colour frontispiece tipped in & 13 other beautiful tipped in colour illustrations (many of alpine flowers) & 1 folding map. Other b/w photographic illustrations. Contents: Towards the Hills, The Graian Alps, The Cottian Alps, The Back Door of the Maritimes, The Ancient King, Over the Wall of France, The Court and Genealogy of the Silver Kings, The Gate of the South, Rocca Longa. Text clean except for occasional annotation in pencil in margins. A few spots of foxing on front edge. Dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board and spine. Top edge gilt. Tiny split at top of spine. Overall condition VG to VG+.
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Behind God's Back

by Farson, Negley:

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An account of a trip across Africa. Map of route on both endpapers. 448 pp. Some seperation in binding between front board and first page and back board and last page. In pale blue cloth boards. Spine faded. Overall condition Good+. No dust wrapper.
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The Curragh of Kildare, Ireland (Cúirrech Life)

by Feehan, John:

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First edition. viii, 80 pp. Signed by author. A lavish production, beautifully illustrated throughout with colour photographs and maps. A comprehensive account of The Curragh of Kildare, 4,870 acres controlled by The Department of Defence., which is a working environment for the Defence Forces, the racehorse industry and sheep graziers. Contents include: The Nature of the Curragh; The Flora and Fauna of the Curragh; Archaeology; The Curragh in Legend; Millennia of Grazing; Military History and Heritage; Sport on the Curragh; The Care of the Curragh etc. Large format 43cm x 30cm. Illustrated hard covers. Overall condition Fine.
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The Landscape of Slieve Bloom - A Study of its Natural and Human Heritage

by Feehan, John:

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Signed by author. Foreword by Prof. C.H. Holland. With Sketches by Anne Gilmore and Michael Moran. A detailed study of the natural and human history of the Slieve Bloom area in central Ireland. xix, 284 pp. Contents include: Introduction; The Rocks of Slieve Bloom; The Ice Age and After; The Soils of Sliece Bloom; Plant Life; Animal Life; Placenames, Townlands and Terretories; Antiquities and Early History; Echoes of History; The Changing Landscape; Population and Settlement; racks and Roadways; Art and Architecture; The Cultural Environment; The Glens; Forest and Moorland; The Future of Slieve Bloom. Dark green boards with gilt lettering on spine. Overall condition Fine. In Fine illustrated dust wrapper.
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Geology on the Silver River

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Offaly Resources for Environmental Studies No. 1. 14 pp booklet. Illustrated paper covers. Overall condition near Fine.
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