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An Autumn in Italy

by O'Faolain, Sean

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Published
1953
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First Edition
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New York: Devin-Adair, 1953. Near Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Bound in full red cloth. Both the spine and the front panel are stamped in blue. Red topstain. 207pps., plus 16 full-page photographs. There is mild rubbing to the spine-ends and a small scratch (1/4") in the cloth, otherwise clean, tight, square, and bright.… Read more
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Early Christian Ireland (The Sources of History: Studies in the Uses of Historical Evidence)

by Hughes, Kathleen

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Published
1972
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First Edition
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$30.00

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Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1972. In Near Fine condition. Bound in full gray cloth. The spine is stamped in gilt. Octavo. 320pps. No dustjacket. The original owner's blindstamp is impressed at the bottom of the title page. Also the edges of the boards are vaguely faded. Otherwise clean, bright, square and soundly bound. All tips are sharp. A… Read more
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Athena

by Banville, John

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Published
1995
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780436202223
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$200.00

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London, United Kingdom: Secker & Warburg, 1995. [1995]. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Black boards. The spine is stamped in gilt. Octavo. Sage-green endpapers. 233pps. First Printing. The pages are lightly tanned due to the acid content of the stock, otherwise clean and tight with a square binding. All tips are sharp. No apparent reading wear and no… Read more
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Mefisto : A Novel

by Banville, John

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Published
1989
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First U. S. Edition
ISBN
9780879237585
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$150.00

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Boston: David R Godine Pub, 1989. [1989]. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Gray boards quarterbound in black cloth. The spine is stamped in gilt. Octavo. 234pps. An excellent, collector's-quality copy: clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. The textblock is immaculate; absolutely no reading wear and no previous ownership markings. The dustjacket, glossy in a mylar sleeve, is… Read more
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Angela's Ashes : A Memoir

by McCourt, Frank

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Published
1996
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684874357
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$350.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Scribner's, 1996. [1996]. Uncorrected Proof. In Near Fine condition. Bound in glossy, pictorial wraps, trade-sized (pb). 358pps. There is a slight bump to the lower rear tip, otherwise as new: clean, tight, and bright. The text is immaculate; no apparent reading wear and no previous ownership markings. SIGNED by the author -- without further inscription --… Read more
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Selected Poems

by Gogarty, Oliver St. John

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Published
1933
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First Edition
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$40.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1933. In Very Good+ condition. Bound in full brown cloth. Both the spine and the front panel are stamped in gilt. Octavo. [xxxvi] + 177pps. No dustjacket. There is light wear to the spine-ends and a tidy gift-inscription is penned on the ffep. Otherwise clean, tight, and bright. With Forewords by A. E. (George Russell) and Horace… Read more
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Going Native

by Gogarty, Oliver St. John

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Published
1940
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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1940. Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Bound in full blue buckram. Both the spine and the front panel are stamped in gilt. Octavo. 294pps. Second printing. An excellent copy: clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. No previous ownership markings. The colorful, price-clipped dustjacket, glossy in a mylar sleeve, has light… Read more
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The Flying Swans

by Colum, Padraic

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First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Crown. [1957]. Near Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Bound in full blue cloth. Both the spine and the front panel are stamped in gilt. Octavo. 538pps. There is mild rubbing and fading to the edges of the cloth, otherwise clean, tight, square, and bright. The text is immaculate; no apparent… Read more
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The Feast of Lupercal

by Moore, Brian

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Published
1957
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First Edition
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$75.00

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Boston: Atlantic / Little, Brown, 1957. (1957). Near Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Bound in black cloth with a yellow cloth backstrip. The spine is stamped in black. Octavo. 246pps. Stated First Edition. There is mild bumping to the lower tips and the spine-ends and there are a few faint specks atop the textblock, otherwise clean, tight, square, and… Read more
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A Fair Stream of Silver : Love Tales From Celtic Lore Collected and Retold

by Moray, Ann

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Published
1965
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Morrow, 1965. Very Good in a Very Good dustjacket. Mustard-yellow boards quarterbound in green cloth. The spine is stamped in silver and gilt; the front panel in silver. Octavo. Green endpapers. [xv] + 206pps. There are modest touches of dustspotting to the cloth and to the page-edges. There is also a slight lean to the spine. Otherwise clean,… Read more
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The Divine Vision (and other poems)

by A. E. (Russell, George William)

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Published
1904
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First Edition
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$200.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1904. In Very Good condition. Bound in full sky-blue cloth. Both the spine and the front panel are stamped in gilt. Duodecimo. Top-edge gilt. 123pps. First printing: January, 1904. No dustjacket. There is modest rubbing wear and bumping to the tips and the spine-ends and a couple of very… Read more
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The Past

by Jordan, Neil

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Published
1980
Edition
First U. S. Edition
ISBN
9780807609828
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$50.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: George Braziller Incorporated, 1980. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Seafoam-green boards. The spine is stamped in black. Gray topstain. Octavo. 232pps. There is very mild rubbing to the spine-ends, otherwise clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. The text is immaculate; no apparent reading wear and no previous ownership markings. The dustjacket, glossy… Read more
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Penelope's Irish Experiences

by Wiggin, Kate Douglas

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Published
1901
Edition
First Edition
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$120.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1901. Near Fine in the publisher's decorative green cloth. Both the spine and the front board are stamped in black (shamrocks) and gilt (still brilliant). 329pps. No dustjacket. There is very mild rubbing to the spine-ends and a plastic bar-code label affixed to the rear pastedown. Otherwise clean and bright. The… Read more
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Insurrection

by O'Flaherty, Liam

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Published
1951
Edition
First Edition
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$48.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1951. Very Good+ in a Near Fine dustjacket. Bound in full gray cloth. The spine is stamped in red. Octavo. 248pps. Stated first edition. There is bumping to the lower tips and very faint dustspotting atop the textblock. Also, a previous owner's bookplate is affixed to the ffep.… Read more
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The Green Crow

by O'Casey, Sean

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Published
1956
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First Edition
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$60.00

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New York: George Braziller, 1956. Near Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Bound in full black cloth. The spine is stamped in white and green; the decorative front board in green. Octavo. Light green topstain. 303pps. There is a faint soil-mark atop the textblock. Also, a pencil-erasure of price is at the top of the ffep. Otherwise clean, tight, square, and… Read more
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James Connolly : Selected Writings

by Ellis, P. Berresford (editor)

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Published
1976
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First Edition
ISBN
9780853453260
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Monthly Review Press, 1976. Near Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Bound in full black cloth. The spine is silver-stamped. Octavo. 317pps. First Printing. The original owner's blind name-stamp is in the lower corner of the half-title page. Also, the pages are slightly yellowed due to the acidity of the paper. Otherwise flawless: clean, tight,… Read more
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The Ballad Of Reading Gaol

by Wilde, Oscar

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Published
1928
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First Edition, First Printing
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$30.00

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New York: Dutton, 1928. In Good condition. No dustjacket. Gray boards quarterbound in black cloth. Both the spine and the front board are stamped in gilt. 124pp. The tips of the boards have considerable wear. The boards are sunned, as well. Internally, the pages are clean -- though yellowed around the edges. A half-dozen pages are torn, though not at… Read more
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Sweeney Astray

by Heaney, Seamus

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Published
1983
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780374272210
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$35.00

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC, 1983. First printing. Very Good+ in a Fine dustjacket. Pale green boards quarterbound in brown cloth. The spine is stamped in metallic green. 85pps. First Printing. A previous owner's brief inscription is near the top of the ffep. Also, page 41 has a crease as well as a small tear… Read more
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The Black City

by Caulfield, M. F

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Published
1953
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First Edition, First Printing
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$30.00

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New York: Dutton, 1953. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Black boards with blue stamping on the spine. 256pp. There is a bump to one tip and a tidy "Merry Christmas" gift inscription from 1956 is on the ffep. The volume is, otherwise clean, bright, square, and soundly bound. The dustjacket has light rubbing wear at the spine-ends and… Read more
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Irish Masters of Fantasy

by Tremayne, Peter

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Published
1979
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780905473130
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$35.00

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Dublin: Wolfhound Press, 1979. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Bound in textured purple boards. The spine is brightly stamped in gilt. 220pp. A previous owner's unobtrusive blindstamp is in the lower corner of the half-title page. Otherwise Fine: clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. The text is immaculate; no reading wear. The dustjacket, glossy in… Read more
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