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FRENZIED PRINCE
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FRENZIED PRINCE

By COLUM, PADRAIC

POGANY, WILLY. (POGANY,WILLY)illus. THE FRENZIED PRINCE: heroic stories of ancient Ireland told by Padraic Colum. Philadelphia: McKay (1943). 7 3/4 x 9 1/2"4to, cloth, near fine in chipped dust wrapper with tape mends. Stated 1st edition. Irish fairy tales illustrated by Pogany with beautiful full page color lithos plus black & whites.

$125.00

ANCIENT IRISH EPIC TALE TAIN BO CUALNGE "THE CUALNGE CATTLE RAID
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ANCIENT IRISH EPIC TALE TAIN BO CUALNGE "THE CUALNGE CATTLE RAID

By DUNN, JOSEPH

IRISH INTEREST. THE ANCIENT IRISH EPIC TALE TAIN BO CUALNGE "THE CUALNGE CATTLE RAID" by Joseph Dunn. London: David Nutt 1914. 6 3/4 x 10 1/2", green cloth, xxxvi, 382p., light normal wear, VG+. 1st edition. The saga is about the Brown Bull of Cualnge. In the informative preface, Dunn notes: "...the composition of the Tain Bo Cualnge antedates by a considerable margin the epic tales of the Anglo Saxons, th Scandinavians, The Franks and the Germans". He also refers to it as the Iliad of Ireland.

$250.00

PATSY AND THE LEPRECHAUNS
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PATSY AND THE LEPRECHAUNS

By BAKER, MARGARET AND MARY

BAKER, MARGARET AND MARY. IRISH INTEREST. PATSY AND THE LEPRECHAUNS by Margaret and Mary Baker. NY: Duffield and Green & Junior Lit. Guild, 1933 (1933). 8vo (6 1/2 x 9"), pictorial cloth, Fine condition. First edition, Guild edition. The story features a young Irish lad named Patsy O'Flaherty and his plan to make a fortune capturing leprechauns. Illustrated with charming full page and in-text silhouettes.

$85.00

JACK B. YEATS: BEING A TRUE AND PARTIAL VIEW OF HIS PICTORIAL
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JACK B. YEATS: BEING A TRUE AND PARTIAL VIEW OF HIS PICTORIAL

By MARRIOTT, ERNEST

YEATS, JACK BUTLER. (YEATS,JACK BUTLER). JACK B. YEATS: BEING A TRUE IMPARTIAL VIEW OF HIS PICTORIAL & DRAMATIC ART by Ernest Marriott. London: Elkin Mathews, 1911. 12mo (4 1/4 x 6 3/4"), 24p., stiff pictorial wraps, cover corner crease else Fine. This is the publisher's promotional monograph about Yeats' various plays, books and art. Illustrated with a frontis drawing of Yeats as a child, several woodcuts and a large fold-out map of Pirate Island opening to 15" wide x 11" high. Jack Yeats was the younger brother of the Irish poet William Butler Yeats. He was an accomplished artist depicting mainly Irish themes with his work found in major museums. In addition to being one of the major Irish artists of the 20th century, Yeats was a novelist and also involved in the theatre. He was both a playright and a set designer. Scarce.

$375.00

PENELOPE'S IRISH EXPERIENCES
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PENELOPE'S IRISH EXPERIENCES

By WIGGIN, KATE

WIGGIN,KATE DOUGLAS. PENELOPE'S IRISH EXPERIENCES. Bost: HM, 1901 (1901). 8vo, green gilt cloth with clover design, 329p., fine. 1st printing issue 2 with p.186, line 3 up "monthy", pub. imprint p. [330] and pub. name using "and" on verso of leaf 1. BAL 22625.

$100.00

FRENZIED PRINCE
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FRENZIED PRINCE

By COLUM, PADRAIC

POGANY, WILLY. (POGANY,WILLY)illus. FRENZIED PRINCE: heroic stories of ancient Ireland told by Padraic Colum. Philadelphia: McKay (1943). 4to, cloth, fine in frayed dust wrapper. Stated 1st edition. Irish fairy tales illustrated by Pogany with beautiful full page color lithos plus b&w's.

$200.00