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1778. The Fourth Edition. Dublin, Printed for Robert Burton, 1778. Octavo. 446 pages plus 10 pages [of 16] of Index. Original Full 18th century Leather, restored and repaired in the 20th century. Front free endpaper missing. LAst few pages of Index missing. Pages a bit rough. Former copy of an Elise Lean, Cork.
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Sammelband with important original Works by Vincent Dowling and other writers / Satirical Tracts, Satirical Pamphlets and Satirical Periodicals of 18th century Ireland. A stunning and very rare Collection from the Library of Daniel Callaghan, Esq. of Lotabeg, MP for Cork. The Volume includes: I. [Anti-English Satirical Periodical by Vincent Dowling - 25 (of 34) Issues of one of the most important satirical periodical of 18th century Ireland, called
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1799. [Dublin], Flying Stationers [Dowling] / M.Fitzpatrick / 1799 - 1800. Quarto. Pagination: "Parliament of Pimilico": 100 pages / "Olio": 40 pages / "Vaticination": 16 pages / "Considerations": 34 pages / "Hosier's Hall": 14, [1] pages. Private half - leather with gilt lettering on spine. Wonderful binding with marbled papaer-covered pastedowns and endpapers. The armorial bookplate of Daniel… Read more about this item
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The British Flora ; Comprising the Phaenogamous or Flowering Plants and the Ferns.

by Hooker, William Jackson

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1831
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1831. Second Edition, with Additions and Corections. London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, 1831. Octavo. XI,479 pages. Original half-leather with gilt lettering on spine. Firm binding, slightly rubbed. Some faded staining to upper margins of several pages. Some annottaions and markings in pencil. Overall still very good-
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The River Side / The River's Side - A Poem by R A Millikin. [With an original Watercolour as Frontispice, possibly by Millikin himself, who was, among many other things, also a Watercolour-Artist].
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The River Side / The River's Side - A Poem by R A Millikin. [With an original Watercolour as Frontispice, possibly by Millikin himself, who was, among many other things, also a Watercolour-Artist].

by Milliken, Richard Alfred / [Provenance: Hugh Hendrick, Cork, 1850]

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1807
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1807. First and only Edition. [Cork], [1807]. Quarto. Frontispice - Watercolour, 147 pages with several of the pages misbound but complete. Private Half-Leather. Binding and Volume overall in very poor condition. Wide margins, formerly stitched. The Volume ahas all the trademarks of a working-copy, which could explain the stunning Watercolour as Frontispice (or even as titlepage). Faded dampstain to… Read more about this item
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Picturesque America ; Or, The Land We Live In - A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Water-Falls, Shores, Canyons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of our Country.

by Bryant, William Cullen [Editor] / [Provenance: George Crichton - S.S.Germanic - 1879]

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1872
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1872. First Edition. Two Volumes (complete set). New York, D.Appleton and Company, no year [c.1872 - 1874]. Royal Quarto. Volume I: VIII, IV, 568 pages with Illustrations throughout (see full list below) / Volume II: VI, 576 pages with Illustrations throughout (see full list below). Original Publisher's decorative half leather with gilt lettering and ornament on spines. Bindings… Read more about this item
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The Grammar of Botany ; Explaining the Structure, Form, Classification, Uses and Geographical Distribution of Plants, Illustrated by Poetry, Anecdotes, Popular Remarks and Three Hundred Wood Engravings.

by Francis, George William / [Provenance: Good, James (MRCSC in London) / Curtis, James (Cork)]

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1848
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1848. Secoond Edition. London, Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1848. Small Octavo. 160 pages. Original, publisher's cloth with gilt lettering and ornament on spine. Names of two preowners in ink. The binding firm. The whole publication a bit dusty but interior very good and bright . An extremely important and very rare botanical publication of the later first Director of… Read more about this item
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The Life of George Washington ; with Curious Anecdotes, equally honourable to Himself and Exemplary to his Young Countrymen.
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The Life of George Washington ; with Curious Anecdotes, equally honourable to Himself and Exemplary to his Young Countrymen.

by [Washington, George] Weems, M.L

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1829
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1829. First Edition. Philadelphia, Published by Joseph ALlen and Sold by J.Grigg, 1829. Small Octavo. Frontispice - Portrait of George Washington, 228 pages with all six engravings, as called for. Original full leather. Front board missing. Spine damaged. Rear Board nearly detached. Remaining bookblock firm and in very good condition. The six illustrations show: 1. Portait of George… Read more about this item
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The Constitution, Rules & Regulations of the General Council of the Bar of Ireland [Francis J, Healy's personal copy with his name and date in ink on titlepage:

The Constitution, Rules & Regulations of the General Council of the Bar of Ireland [Francis J, Healy's personal copy with his name and date in ink on titlepage: "Francis J.Healy, Munster, Cork, 1915"].

by [Healy, Francis J. (Cobh)]

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1915. [Cork], no year [c.1915]. Duodecimo. 16 pages. Original Softcover. Binding stained. Rusty staples. Very Rare, rather ephemeral pamphlet which usually had perished. The Constitution was adopted in February 1914. Significant provenance of this publication by Terence MacSwiney's Defense Solicitor. Healy, Francis (‘Frank’) Jerome (1869–1931), barrister, was born 29 August 1869 in Cork, son of Jeremiah Healy, victualler, and… Read more about this item
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Manuscript Notebook for Inspection of the Armed Forces in Armagh -

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1840. Armagh, 11th May, 1840. Octavo. c. 200 pages for manuscript entries by the County Inspector. Original Leather. Binding shaky and with loosened pages. Endpapers detached. Interior absolutely clean. Very Rare !
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Picturesque Palestine - Sinai and Egypt [Volume III and IV of the First Edition in Full Red Morocco, from the library of Captain William Deane Seymour of Cobh [Queenstown, Ireland] with his bookplate to endpaper - these possibly working copies for his later work "A Tour in Syria and Palestine"].

by [Seymour, William Deane, Cobh] Wilson, Colonel Sir Charles W

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1870
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1870. First Edition. London, J.S.Virtue and Co., [1870]. Folio. Volume III: VI, Map of Palestine, 240 pages with numerous text-illustrations on wood and full-page steel-engravings / Volume IV: VI, Map of Egypt and Sinai, 236 pages with numerous text-illustrations on wood and full-page steel-engravings. Very decorative full red Morocco with gilt lettering and ornament, bound by Francis Guy,… Read more about this item
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The Criminal Recorder ; Or, Biographical Sketches of Notorious Public Characters including Murderers, Traitors, Pirates, Mutineers, Incendiaries, Defrauders, Rioters, Sharpers, Highwaymen, Footpads, Pickpockets, Swindlers, Housebreakers, Coiners, Receivers, Extortioners, And other noted persons who have suffered the Sentence of the Law for Criminal Offences : Embracing a variety of curious and singular cases, anecdotes, &c. with occasional notes : to which is added an account of the various punishments inflicted on those who transgress the laws of their country, With a Description of the Crimes by which those punishments are incurred &c. alphabetically arranged under appropriate Heads and illustrated with Portraits and other Engravings. By a Student of the Inner Temple.
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1804. Volume I (of IV). London, Printed and Published by James Cundee, 1804. Duodecimo. Portrait-Frontispice,[4], 464 pages [of 466]. / [This First of four Volumes ends at the letter "H"]. Original Full Leather. Binding in poor condition. Two pages missing. Illustrations (Portraits) throughout. Including a Portrait of Robert Emmett.
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Journal of A Voyage Round the World.
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Journal of A Voyage Round the World.

by Seymour, Capt. W.D. [William Deane Seymour from Queenstown, Co.Cork]

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1877
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1877. Cork, Printed and Published by Francis Guy, 1877. Octavo. Portrait (Original ALbumen Print of Seymour's Photograph], VII, 169 pages. Original publisher's cloth with gilt lettering and armorial Motto of Seymour on front board. Very good condition. Binding a bit shaky. Extremely Rare ! Captain William Deane Seymour, of Cobh (formerly Queenstown) in Ireland, was a prosperous shipping agent,… Read more about this item
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The Wars in England, Scotland and Ireland - Or, An Impartial Account of all the Battels [sic], Sieges, and other Remarkable Transactions, Revolutions and Accidents, which have happened from the beginning of the Reign of King CHARLES I. in 1625, to his Majesties happy Restauration, 1660.

The Wars in England, Scotland and Ireland - Or, An Impartial Account of all the Battels [sic], Sieges, and other Remarkable Transactions, Revolutions and Accidents, which have happened from the beginning of the Reign of King CHARLES I. in 1625, to his Majesties happy Restauration, 1660.

by Burton, Richard [That was the Pseudonym / Nom de Plume for Nathaniel Crouch]

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1684
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1684. The Fifth Edition very much enlarged. London, Printed for J.R.for Nat. Crouch at the Bell in the Poultry, near Cheapside, 1684. Duodecimo. Frontispice, [2], 231, [3] pages. With four ful-page woodcuts (including Frontispice) showing historical events, beheadings etc. Page 227 misprinted as page 229. LAst three pages are "Delights for the Ingenious - Books printed for N.… Read more about this item
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1725. First Edition. [London] In the Savoy, Printed by E. and R. Nutt and R. Gosling (Assigns of Edward Sayer, Esq.) for T. Corbett at Addison's Head, 1725. Small Octavo. [3 unnumbered], 224, [8 unnumbered] pages. Original full leather. Binding in very porr condition but still in its original state. Needs repair. Interior very good + with pre-owner's name… Read more about this item
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1795. First Edition. Dublin, Printed by Alexander Stewart, 1795. Quarto. Frontispiece (Beautiful Handcoloured Fold-out-Map of Ireland), unpaginated with c.350 pages and Appendix. No Plates included in this Volume ! Original half-leather. Binding in poor condition. Interior a little dusty but very good. The Map in excellent condition.The Text clean. Important Publication regarding the History of Place Names of irish… Read more about this item
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The Letters of S. G. O. [Sydney Godolphin Osborne] - A Series of Letters on Public AFfairs written by the Rev. Lord Sidney Godolphin Osborne and Published in "The Times" 1844 - 1888.

by [Osborne, Sydney Godolphin - "S.G.O."] - White, Arnold [Henry] (Editor)

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1888
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1888. First Edition. Two Volumes (complete set). London, Griffith, Farran, OKeden & Welsh, no year [1888]. Octavo. Volume I: Portrait-Frontispice, XXV, 436 pages / Volume II: 389 pages. Original publisher's cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Bindings firm but in poor condition with heavy staining. BUT: Interior absolutely clean and nearly unread (pages of both Volumes are still uncut).… Read more about this item
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De Clavis Dominicis Liber - Editio novissima aucta, emendata, & figuris aeneis exornatia. Cura Secunda. / [Bound with: Thomas Bartholini - "De Cruce Christi. Hypomnemata IV. I. De sedili medio II. De vino Myrratho III. De corona Spine IV. De sudore sanguineo"].

by Curtius, Cornelius

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1670
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1670. Antverpiae / Amsterdam, Andrea Frisii, 1670. Duodecimo. [36 unnumbered], 158, [20 unnumbered] pages / [16 unnumbered], 290, [22 unnumbered] pages. Original Vellum of the 17th century. Excellent condition with the only flaw being the pastedowns being loosened. Firm and clean interior with all the woodcut - illustrations in fresh and excellent condition.
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A Fasciculus of Lyric Verses : By the Late M.J.O'Sullivan, Esq., Barrister at Law, dedicated, (by Permission), to Thomas Moore, Esq.
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A Fasciculus of Lyric Verses : By the Late M.J.O'Sullivan, Esq., Barrister at Law, dedicated, (by Permission), to Thomas Moore, Esq.

by O'Sullivan, M.L. [Michael John] / [Moore, Thomas]

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1846
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1846. First Edition. Cork, From the Machine of W. Scraggs, 102, Patrick-Street, 1846. Octavo. 84 pages. Private half cloth - binding of the time. Bookblock nearly detached form binding. Some rubbing to corners and spine. Interior, pages and titlepage in excellent condition and very clean. Signed and dated by the preowner in the year 1847 ("JSA" or "HA"). Extremely… Read more about this item
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De Cruce Libri Tres - Ad Sacram profanamque historiam utiles. Una cum Notis.
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De Cruce Libri Tres - Ad Sacram profanamque historiam utiles. Una cum Notis.

by Lipsius, Justus

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1595
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1595. Secunda editio correctior. Antverpiae, Ex Officina Plantiniana [Christophe Plantin], 1595. Octavo. [14 unnumbered pages], 15 - 137, [6 unnumbered] pages. Original, 16th century Vellum. Binding cleanly loosened at the rear endpaper. Front endpaper intact and connected. Interior excellent with a tiny sign of a faded dampstain to the outer margins only. Otherwise all pages and woodcut-illustrations in Fine… Read more about this item
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The Metaphysics of Sir Isaac Newton : Or, A Comparison between the Opinions of Sir Isaac Newton and Mr. Leibnitz [Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz]. By M. De Voltaire. Translated from the Frenm by David Erskine Baker / [Bound together with a First Edition of George Berkeley's Miscellaneous Tracts which also include
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1747. First English Edition. London, Printed for R.Dodsley, 1747. Octavo. 72 pages. Modern cloth. The bookblock with signs of stitching to the inner margin (possibly used to be part of a Sammelband). Last three leaves with paper-restoration and manuscript inscription to last page (looks like a 18th century gift-inscription). With numerous manuscript - annotations in the tracts of George… Read more about this item
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