Author:W. Lorcan O' Byrne

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The Children Of Kings

By: W. Lorcan O' Byrne

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London Glasgow And Dublin, Blackie And Son Limited: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 605

Condition: Near Fine


Original Near Fine 1904 Irish Mythological Novel that Rather Brilliantly Weaves King Arthur, Cornish Tintagel Sir Tristram and Cuchulain and Little Britain, (Brittany) The story is woven well and a long educated introduction explains his process. 240 pp. Four full page B/W by Paul Brady Near Fine Except for the seemingly unavoidable foxing, a charming 1904 Medieval illuminated book plate Prize the book is rarely ever seen in this great condition. Cover illus of Sir Tristram brisk,, NO writing, NOT a library copy. A easily overlooked Arthurian novel, based on Tristan and Isolt and it is equally... View more info

Kings and Vikings Stories From Irish History

By: W. Lorcan O'Byrne

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Talbot Press: 1901

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012746

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: The Talbot Press, 1901. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1901 Collectible Hardcover Published in Ireland Part of the Irish renaissance O'Byrne wanted to present the early manuscript material in O'Grady's Silva Gadelica and make them popular and readable for the everyman. Six full page illus of battle and magic by Paul Hardy. Blue cloth covers with Celtic knots and a gilt titling patch. Light overall age wear but near very good for sure. Internally clean except for some foxing on the title page and here and there but this... View more info