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By: [author unknown]
Publisher: England:, Browne and Nolan, Limited,, No date; circa 1930.<br>
Eight panel folded promotional booklet. 16 x 9 inches when unfolded. 4 x 9 inches unfolded. Published in the 1930’s by The Government of Ireland at Dublin. Contains test and b/w photographs. Passport and visa information. Travel arrangements. No copies found on WorldCat/OCLC. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf,, 1947.<br>
Edition: First Edition – First Printing. [American]<br>
A Book full of the magic of the Irish countryside and the elusive beauty of Ireland itself. Pamela Hinkson is the only daughter of Irish poet Katharine Tynan; although she was born in London, she spent most of her childhood at the Tynan family home in County Mayo, Ireland, where her father was a resident magistrate. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in clear protective Mylar sleeve Minimal ha... View more info
Publisher: London and New York:, Thames and Hudson Ltd.,, 2005.<br>
A profusely illustrated, revelatory tour of Ireland's little-known islands. The Irish photojournalist Nutan sailed from island to island, meeting the inhabitants, capturing the special light, recording the distinctive landscapes that are undeveloped and still relatively free of tourism. The magnificent scenery exerts a singular charm, and the jagged rocks, strong currents, and mercurial winds lend a magical dimension to these islands.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift ... View more info
Publisher: London:, B. T. Batsford Ltd.,, 1949.<br>
Edition: First Edition – First Printing.<br>
Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket is price-clipped and in clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info
By: Le Fanu , W. R.
Publisher: London:, Macmillan,, 1894
Bindings square and tight. Top edge gilt. Text clean though with a spot through page 17, heavy for the first few pages; A few pages opened [edge] poorly. Some handling wear with rubbed corners and spine tips, 325 pages with adverts. 7.75 inches tall. The author, W.R. Le Fanu, younger brother of novelist Sheridan Le Fanu, wrote these reminiscences late in his life and it was his only published work. He hoped to "jot down some recollections of my earlier days, and to p... View more info
By: Forbes, Allan
Publisher: New York:, Tudor Publishing Company,, 1936.<br>
Edition: First Edition, Thus.<br>
Two volumes printed as one in a presentation box. Profusely illustrated throughout with reproductions from old prints.No flaw to book to note. Has a gift inscription. Clean and tight. Box has light Handling wear to corners.Connecting links between cities and towns of New England and those of the same name in England Ireland and Scotland. Containing narratives, descriptions and many views some done from old prints. Also much information pertaining to the founders an... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Murphy & McCarthy, Publishers,, 1900.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Part I. A comprehensive Delineation of the Thiry-Two Counties, with a Beautifully Colored Map of Each, Arranged Alphabetically, Showing Over 11,000 Cities, Towns, Villages, and Places of Public Interest. Part II. The General History Unpaginated atlas / x/281 pages. Width: 9" Height: 11.5". This title contains two books in one, with the atlas portion unpaginated. Text in double columns; additional chromolithographed title, 32 chromolithographed maps, 1 oth... View more info
Publisher: Edinburgh:, Oliver & Boyd,, 1830.
Edition: Second Edition Enlarged.
Early document important regarding the origins of the Irish Language. Beginning with a sketch of the literary history of the Irish with notices of the eminent men whom that country produced from the seventh century downwards. Additionally, an account of the schools of learning of early and modern date which have been instituted for the Irish and of the various attempts to employ the Irish tongue as a branch and medium of education. [from The Eclectic Review... View more info
By: Giles, Henry
Publisher: New York:, D. & J. Sadlier & CO.,, 1869
Edition: First Edition, Thus.
Henry Giles after moving to the United Sates in 1840 wrote, lectured and was well-received. He was a Unitarian minister born in County Wexford to a Roman Catholic family, Giles changed his religious belief several times, becoming a Protestant and a Dissenter and finally a Unitarian. Half-leather to marbled boards. Wear to corners and tips. One outer corner leather dried, has been professionally treated to retard deterioration. Bindings tight and square. Text cl... View more info
By: [Not specified]
Publisher: London, New York, Paris:, Travel Association of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1937.
Edition: Second Edition.
Blue stiff stapled paper wraps, minimal handling wear. Lists all establishments in the British Isles with season and off-season prices. Small pencil notes top of title pages, a few prices underlined on several pages. One copy found OCLC at Yale. View more info
Publisher: New York:, E. Ferrett and Company,, 1845
Edition: Illustrated Edition.
In her Irish stories Mrs. Hall excels. Her rustic maidens are copied from the cottage; nothing can be more faithful and lively: nor are her hinds and husbandmen any thing Inferior. We nowhere see the Irish character more justly or so pleasantly represented. She sees Nature in her proper dimensions: therein, but no exaggeration, and life always." Allibone These “Sketches” describing the culture of the Irish are focused on County Wexford and in particular the pa... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Scribner / Welford/Armstrong., 1875.
Edition: First American Edition.
A seldom seen title, rarely in this nice of condition.Contents: The Dargle, Glendalough, The Lakes of Killarney & Glengarrif. Thomas Charles Leeson Rowbotham (1823 Dublin - 30 June 1875 ), Irish watercolour landscape and marine artist and lithographer, was the son of the watercolour artist, Thomas Leeson Scrase Rowbotham (1783–1853). He was trained by his father and first did serious work in 1847 on a sketching trip to Wales. His work was ... View more info