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Charles Stewart Parnell, Lyons, F.S.L.
Charles Stewart Parnell

The Bold Fenian Men, Kee, Robert
The Bold Fenian Men

In Search of Ireland, Morton, H.V.
In Search of Ireland

Hall's Ireland - Mr. & Mrs. Hall's Tour of 1840, Scott, Michael             (ed)
Hall's Ireland - Mr. & Mrs. Hall's Tour of 1840

The Manchester Outrage - A Fenian tragedy, Doughty, Jack
The Manchester Outrage - A Fenian tragedy

England and Ireland Since 1800, O'Farrell, Patrick
England and Ireland Since 1800

Blennerville - Gateway to Tralee, Kelly, Liam ;   Lucid, Geraldine ;      O'Sullivan Maria  et al
Blennerville - Gateway to Tralee

A Social Geography of Belfast, Jones, Emrys
A Social Geography of Belfast

 

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The Manchester Outrage - A Fenian tragedy, Doughty, Jack
1 The Manchester Outrage - A Fenian tragedy
Doughty, Jack. Jade, Oldham, 2001. first edition, Hardback, 217mm x 154mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xvi prelims, 301+pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is tight and clean with little or no wear. Dustwrapper is clean with a little wear along top edge. Interesting book by an ex-rugby league player and boxing trainer in which he tells of an Irish terrorist atrocity of 1867 and its judicial aftermath. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Hyde, terrorism, martyr, hanging. 14828

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A Social Geography of Belfast, Jones, Emrys
2 A Social Geography of Belfast
Jones, Emrys. OUP, London, 1960. first edition, Hardback, 8vo blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xiv prelims, 299pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +. Owners inscription. Block edges a little darkened, boards very faintly faded around edges, spine bumped. Dustwrapper (now protected) has a little shelfwear and faint marking to rear. A scholarly attempt to set out the natural landscape, historical and social elements which together make the city of Belfast. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Belfast, Protestant, University. 4652

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The Bold Fenian Men, Kee, Robert
3 The Bold Fenian Men
Kee, Robert. Quartet Books, London, 1976. first thus, Paperback, 219mm x 140mm , ix prelims, 303+pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Book has been well read, edges worn and grubby but pages clean. The second volume in "The Green Flag" - Kee's compelling history of irish nationalism - takes the story from the foundation of the Fenian movement up to the Easter Rising. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: 1916, Gladstone, Casement, Parnell. 14847

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Blennerville - Gateway to Tralee, Kelly, Liam ;   Lucid, Geraldine ;      O'Sullivan Maria  et al
4 Blennerville - Gateway to Tralee
Kelly, Liam ; Lucid, Geraldine ; O'Sullivan Maria et al. Blennerville Windmill for Training and Employment Authority, Tralee, Tralee, 1989. first edition, Hardback, 315mm x 221mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 463pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Jane Savage. Good +++/Good. Gift Inscription. Large-scale book is tight and clean with little evidence of handling. Top of spine just a little worn. Dustwrapper (now protected) has wear with chipping along top edges and to spine. Massively researched from primary sources, this is a superb social and cultural history of Blennerville, fully illustrated throughout, which reveals how this small Irish coastal village helped to shape the nearby port of Tralee. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Blennerville, Tralee, Cork, Steamship This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 10094

Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Politics of the Irish Civil War, Kissane, Bill
5 The Politics of the Irish Civil War
Kissane, Bill. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2006. first edition, Hardback, 24cm x 16cm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xi prelims, 264pp. plus index, Very Good/Very Good. Handul of pinpoint speckles on block edge. Rear bottom corner bumped. Dustwrapper has rear bottom corner bumped, resulting in 2sq mm loss, else near fine A scholarly account of the tumultuous events in Ireland which followed the 1921 Anglo-Irish Treaty, placing the Irish experience in the context of post-colonial experiences elsewhere. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Ireland, War, 1922, IRA, Collins. 2968

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Charles Stewart Parnell, Lyons, F.S.L.
6 Charles Stewart Parnell
Lyons, F.S.L.. Fontana, London, 1978. first thus, Paperback, 197mm x 130mm , 704+pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled, spine and front corner creased, light wear to edges, pages clean. Softcover edition of heavyweight biography of the Anglo-Irish political leader who failed to solve the 19th century Irish question. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Kitty, Ireland, nationalism, Gladstone. 14848

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7 Dublin under the Georges 1714-1830
Maxwell, Constantia. Faber & Faber, London, 1956. third edition, Hardback, 224mm x 142mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, third edition, 350+pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good/NoWrapper. Book has been well read, libris sticker on inner front board, differential fading to endpapers, some foxing and grubbiness to block edges, pages clean overall. Excellent history of the Irish capital during the Georgian period. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Trinity, society, theatre, Faulkner. 14826

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8 Queen's, Belfast - The History of a University
Moody, T.W. ; Beckett, J.C.. Queen's University / Faber & Faber, London, 1959. first edition, Hardback, 255mm x 157mm grey cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, lxvii prelims, 983+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Both volumes have a little bumping and scuffing to block and spine edges, also light foxing to block edges but overall this is a clean and tight two-volume set. Pencil notes on rear inner boards/endpapers. Fold-out maps attached and clean. Impressive, even magisterial history of a great university in two volumes. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Belfast, university, history This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction. This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 8923

Price: 65.00 GBP
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In Search of Ireland, Morton, H.V.
9 In Search of Ireland
Morton, H.V.. Methuen, London, 1930. first edition, Hardback, 195mm x 127mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xiii prelims, 280+pp. plus index, plus advertisments, Photographic illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Spine and boards bumped, spine also stained, block edges ragged with some foxing, latter also to some page edges, surface rubbing to front board. Inscribed owner sticker on half-title. A delightful and historically-informed tour of Ireland in the Free State era, with 16 photographic plate illustrations. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Emerald, Shannon, Liffey, Cromwell. 14846

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England and Ireland Since 1800, O'Farrell, Patrick
10 England and Ireland Since 1800
O'Farrell, Patrick. OUP, London, 1975. first edition, Paperback is clean with minimal wear, no creasing, edges a little tanned. Bottom rear corner a little curled. A scholarly review of modern Anglo-Irish history which grasps the identity issues at the heart of an often troubled relationship of nations. plus index,. 14827

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Turn of the Tide - An Outline of Irish Maritime History, Peterson, Basil
11 Turn of the Tide - An Outline of Irish Maritime History
Peterson, Basil. Irish Shipping Ltd, Dublin & Cork, 1962. first edition, Hardback, tall 8vo blue cloth boards, white titles, first edition, xvii prelims, 193pp. plus index, plus appendix/appendicies, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Illustrations by Karl Uhlemann. Good +/Good +. Boomis tight and solid, with text clean and unmarked. Boards are discoloured. Dustwrapper (now protected) has some chipping along bottom, rear differentially faded. Rewarding narrative of Irish history with emphais on the country's maritime identity. Attractively illustrated in b/w and colour plates. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Ireland, sea, Atlantic. 4649

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Hall's Ireland - Mr. & Mrs. Hall's Tour of 1840, Scott, Michael             (ed)
12 Hall's Ireland - Mr. & Mrs. Hall's Tour of 1840
Scott, Michael (ed). Sphere Books, London & Sydney, 1984. first thus, Paperback, 196mm x 132mm , xix prelims, 480pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Both volumes have been handled with wear around edges, spine creased, but still clean and tight and overall package very presentable in decorated card slipcase. Two-volume softcover condensed edition of a famous Irish travelogue of the early Victorian era. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Cork, Dublin, Kerry, Mayo. 14849

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Rebel Daughters - Ireland in Conflict 1798, Todd, Janet
13 Rebel Daughters - Ireland in Conflict 1798
Todd, Janet. Viking, London, 2003. first edition, Hardback, 8vo black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, ix prelims, 400pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Near Fine/Very Good. Dustwrapper is shelfworn along top. The dramatic story of family of the Irish Earl of Kingston, torn apart by the bloody Irish Rebellion of 1798 which left noble daughters on either side of a divided country. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Ireland, Kingston, Rebellion, Wollstonecraft. 2770

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14 Motoring on Irish Byways - A Practical Guide for Wayfarers
Trent, Christopher. G.T. Foulis, London, 1965. first edition, Hardback, 219mm x 142mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, ix prelims, 182+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Christopher Trent. Good +/NoWrapper. Book has clean boards and spine, block edges grubby with some foxing. A charming motor tour of the Emerald Isle, with photographs by the author. Catalogue: Ireland. Keywords: Shannon, Dublin, Cork, Sperrin. 14829

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