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Short Fiction by Irish Women Writers

By: DeSalvo, Louise

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Beacon Pr:

Seller ID: 9780807083413

ISBN: 0807083410

Condition: GOOD


Edited by Louise DeSalvo, Kathleen Walsh D'Arcy, and Katherine Hogan Includes stories by Julia O'Faolain, Clare Boylan, Mary Lavin, Edna O'Brien, Elizabeth Bowen, Maeve Binchy, and Mary Beckett. View more info

Irish studies: A general introduction

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gill and Macmillan:

Seller ID: 9780717115792

ISBN: 0717115798

Condition: GOOD


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A World of Stone: The Aran Islands

By: Obrien Press

Price: $2.25

Publisher: Irish Books & Media:

Seller ID: 9780905140124

ISBN: 0905140125

Condition: very good


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The Last Witch

By: " Munro, Rona"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Nick Hern Books: 2009

Seller ID: 9-NT002

ISBN: 1848420722

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new, no markings except for scratch on front cover. 87 pages. 5"" X 7.75x.25"" Play. ""The Last Witch is based on the historical account of Janet Horne, the last woman to be executed for witchcraft in Scotland. Her refusal to deny the charge of witchcraft puts her in dangerous opposition to the new sheriff, and her defiance threatens not only her own life but that of her daughter. The Last Witch was a co-production between the Edinburgh International Festival and the Traverse Theatre and premiered at the Royal Lyceum Theatre.""" View more info

Irish Music & Musicians (the Irish Heritage Series #15)

By: "Acton, Charles"

Price: $89.95

Publisher: "Dublin, Ireland", Eason & Son: c1978

Seller ID: 0DT007

ISBN: 0900346221

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for a few faint surface creases on edges. 29 pages, staple-bound pamphlet with art-quality prints on heavy, glossy paper. Fold-over front cover is illustrated with James Christopher Timbrell's Carolan. Scholarly review of Irish music through the ages with full color illustrations." View more info

500 Great Irish Jokes

By: "Allen, Jay"

Price: $8.96

Publisher: NY, Signet: 1991

Edition: (1st editioni)

Seller ID: 64P029

ISBN: 0451168968

Condition: FINE


As new except for faint edgewear and light creasing of spine. 500 Irish jokes. View more info

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The Yellow Man

By: "Bewick, Pauline"

Price: $49.95

Publisher: "Dublin, Ireland", Wolfhound Press: 1996

Seller ID: 8-6Y001

ISBN: 086327448X

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""Year in, year out the Yellow Man lives alone. No one comments on the colour of his skin, his nakedness nor his antennae. Maybe it’s because he doesn’t make judgements, is not grasping. Like nature he is just there, simply there …""one of Ireland's most acclaimed artists"" turns a series of paintings into a graphic novel. 80 pages. 8.25x10.4x.25 (21x26.5x.5cm)" View more info

Songs of Experience (as originally illustrated and written)

By: "Blake, William"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, United Book Guild: (Undated)

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 99T013

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright interior, clean interior, age soil to exterior, square. Rubbed covers. Facing pages have current printing version of poem on left and original illustrated, printing version on right. Also includes a section with commentaries on each poem. Staple bound, unpaginated (64 pages), 6-5/8x5"" (.16.8x13cm) " View more info

"Eire - Ireland A Journal of Irish Studies (Vol XLIV:3 & 4, Fall/Winter Fomhar/Geimhreadh, 2011)"

By: "Bloom, Emily C. et Al(James S Donnely, Jr, ed.), "

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Morristown, NJ", Irish American Cultural Institute: 2011

Edition: Vol 46

Seller ID: 8-7H002

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest curl to cover corners. 14 interdisciplinary essays - 4 associated with the 2012 exhibition at Boston College ""Rural Ireland: The Inside Story"", 3 on children, Dion Boucicault, Diaspora/Boston, Casement/ ""Black Diaries"", Valentine Greatrakes/ Protestants, 2 on Poetry & Oral traditions. Illustration, annotations and bibliographies where appropriate. 280 pages. ISSN# 00132683" View more info

Galloway Street: Growing up Irish in Scotland

By: "Boyle, John"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Black Swan: 2002

Seller ID: 7-9T002

ISBN: 0552776882

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for bookstore sticker on first free page and bookplate on title page. A memoir of a child, an Irish immigrant…""a precise and deeply moving evocation of the vanished Irish immigrant world that once flourished in Scotland…Full of humour in the midst of grinding poverty..."" 249 pages." View more info

"Narrative Form in History & Fiction: Hume, Fielding & Gibbon"

By: "Braudy, Leo"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Princeton, NJ", Princeton University Press: 1970

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 04T005

Condition: VERY GOOD/ Good


"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt. Slight age shading to top edge. Aqua cloth with black and pink lettering. Dust Jacket is intact and unclipped but age soiled with small rips (tape repaired on inside) along top edge. ""during the 18th century the novel as we now know it emerged from an indistinct past of romance and fictionalized versions of journals, travel chronicles, and biographies. To achieve this direction and dynamic of its own, it drew continuing sustenance from a growing interest in the writing of history..."" 318 indexed pages with notes and bibliography, 8.75x... View more info

Sonnets from the Portuguese and Other Love Poems

By: "Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (Adolf Hallman, Illus.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", Doubleday: ©1954

Seller ID: 82H016

ISBN: 0385014635

Condition: FINE/Very Good


"As new except for owner's name, light age soil to top edge and faint stain of top corner of page edges. DJ (unclipped) is intact but has small edge and hinge rips and light age soil. 23 poems 104 pages (9-3/8x6-3/8"")" View more info

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Jerusalem (Broadway tie-in edition)

By: "Butterworth, Jez"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "London, England", Nick Hern Books: 2009

Seller ID: 3NT007

ISBN: 1848421982

Condition: FINE


As new - gift quality! View more info

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Angels in My Hair: The True Story of a Modern-Day Irish Mystic

By: "Byrne, Lorna"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harmony:

Seller ID: 9780385528979

ISBN: 0385528973

Condition: GOOD


In this uplifting autobiography, a modern-day Irish mystic shares her vivid encounters and conversations with the angels and spirits she has known her entire life. For anyone who has ever wondered about the mysteries that lie beyond everyday experience, or doubted the reality of the afterlife, "Angels in My Hair " is a moving and deeply inspirational journey into the unseen world. For as long as she can remember, Lorna Byrne has seen angels. As a young child, she assumed everyone could see the otherworldly beings who always accompanied her. Yet in the eyes of adults, her abnormal behav... View more info

"Seventeen Letters of George Noel Gordon, Lord Byron to an Unknown Lady 1811-1817"

By: "Byron, Lord (Walter Edwin Peck, ed. & intro.)"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, "Covici, Friede, Inc., Publishers": 1930

Edition: (limited edition)

Seller ID: 4-3Y003

Condition: GOOD-


"""This edition is limited to 500 numbered copies...of which 475 are for sale. This copy is number 29."" Tight, bright and clean deckle edged pages, square. End papers are age tanned and first free page has a gift inscription. Dusty rose paper over boards, with black cloth spine and silver lettering. Exterior has light age soil, softened spine ends, lightly rubbed edges and corner rubbed through to board. No slipcase." View more info

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How the Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland's Heroic Role From the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe (The Hinges of History)

By: "Cahill, Thomas"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385418492

ISBN: 0385418493

Condition: very good


The perfect St. Patrick's Day gift, and a book in the best tradition of popular history -- the untold story of Ireland's role in maintaining Western culture while the Dark Ages settled on Europe. Every year millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick's Day, but they may not be aware of how great an influence St. Patrick was on the subsequent history of civilization. Not only did he bring Christianity to Ireland, he instilled a sense of literacy and learning that would create the conditions that allowed Ireland to become "the isle of saints and scholars" -- and thus preserve Western culture... View more info

"Brida (mprinta / ???????, Greek language edition)"

By: "Coelho, Paulo"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Athens, Greece", Ekdotikos Oikos A. A. Livani: 2008

Seller ID: 09T035

ISBN: 9601417303

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for slight curl to corners of French flaps of cover. Text in GREEK. ""Brida, a young Irish girl, has long been interested in various aspects of magic but is searching for something more. ...a tale of love, passion, mystery, and spirituality from the master storyteller. 307 pages. 5.5x8.25x1"" (14.1x20.5x2.6cm)." View more info

"Washington's Irish Policy 1916-1986: Independence, Partition; Neutrality"

By: "Cronin, Sean"

Price: $72.95

Publisher: "Dublin, Ireland", Anvil: 1987

Seller ID: 61T026

ISBN: 0937702080

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"SIGNED by the author. Tight, slight yellowing, clean, square. Faint edgewear and corner creasing. ""In spite of 'the Irish nation' in the United States - those millions of Irish emigrants and their descendants - American policy towards Ireland has not always been sympathetic. In the three key areas of independence, partition and neutrality, Washington has viewed the Irish question thorough British eyes...from 1916 to the present...covers independence, partition, the war years, the defense of Ireland, the pressure for the ports, neutrality, the Republic of Ireland Act, NATO, the N... View more info

Irish fairy tales

By: "Curtin, Jeremiah"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books:

Seller ID: 9780880298148

ISBN: 0880298146

Condition: very good


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A Christmas Carol (Adapted as a half-hour radio broadcast including musical interludes for the use of Intra-School Public Address Systems)

By: "Dickens, Charles"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Boston, MA", Baker's Plays Walter H. Baker Company: ©1946

Seller ID: 99T014

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright interior, faded exterior, clean interior, age soil to exterior, square. The classic Christmas story adapted or radio broadcast. Faint creasing to covers. 26 page, staple-bound, 7-3/8x4-7/8 (18.7x12.4cm)" View more info