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Irish Family Studies: Selected Papers

By: Edited Imelda Colgan McCarthy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dublin, FSC: 1995

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012326

Condition: Near Fine


Dublin: FSC, 1995. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Irish Edition Near Fine Original Edition. Clean NOT a library book. Trade Paperback Collection of eleven essays by different Irish authors on the 'Irish family', everything from the place of the father in the modern family to geneology research on the history of Irish families. Modern therapy, children's health and sociology of modern Ireland. Many views from positive people.. Near Fine Attractive Blue Covers, NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

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Letters Of James Stephens First Edition Hardcover

By: Edited Richard J.Finneran James Stephens

Price: $26.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Macmillan: 1974

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012445

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Macmillan, 1974. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Collectible Hardcover with Mylar Protected Near Fine Dust Jacket. NOT Price Clipped NOT a library book. With the advent of emails perhaps books with letters like this will soon be a thing of the past. Luckily we still have this. James Stephens here opens his heart and mind like his Leprechaun opens his Crock Of Gold. He knew everyone in the Irish literary world and writes to them here. From AE to Yeats to Joyce. Very good shape. the dust Jacket has a hint of r... View more info

Basque Politics and Nationalism on the Eve of the Millennium (Basque Series) (2000-06-30) Hardcover – 1761

By: Edited William A.Douglass, Carmelo Urza, Linda White, Joseba Zulaika

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A, University of Nevada: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010312

Condition: Fine


University of Nevada, 1999. Book. Fine Clean Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover First Edition. Clean. NOT a library book.Tight binding. Eleven different essays on this most ancient of people and their place in the modern world . First Edition. View more info

Volkslieder-Album Eine Sammlung ausgewahlter Volkslieder fur eine Singstimme mit Begleitung des Pianoforte Heft 1 Heft 2.

By: Editor

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Berlin, Verlag der T.Trautweinschen buch and musikalienhandlung: 1888

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016901

Condition: Fair


Berlin: Verlag der T.Trautweinschen buch and musikalienhandlung, 1888. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original German Songs and Music Notation 33 song and music No Date C.1888-1010 Original Marbled Boards Fair condition only Much rubbing and binding wear Uncommon copy Poor shape. First Edition. View more info

A Guide to Welsh Literature: 1800-1900 (University of Wales Press - Guide to Welsh Literature)

By: Editor-Hywel Teifi Edwards

Price: $34.00

Publisher: University of Wales Press: 2000-06-26

Seller ID: 016773

ISBN: 0708316050

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition NOT a library copy. This series by the University of Wales Press on the History and Authors of Welsh literature from Taliesin to the Twentieth century is a model of excellence. This is 246 pp. is Volume V 1800-1900 has ten essays by various scholars on Welsh nineteenth century Newspapers, and Plays, History, and Welsh Travel texts. The essay on O.M.Edwards does not shy away from showing a ugly anti-Semitism brilliantly exposed by Hazel Davies for it's typical hypocrisy.Great section on The 'Eisteddfod Poet' by the editor Hywel Teifi Edwards. Much more. Like new. Sinc... View more info

Chain 10 translucinacion

By: Editor-Jena Osman; Editor-Juliana Spahr

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa, Chain serials: September 1, 2003

Seller ID: 013290

ISBN: 1930068204

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine.Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo NOT a library copy. Clean 260 pp.NO signatures B/W illus Excellent clean shape and price. NOT a library book. No underlines. Sine 1977 we wrap with respect for the book and you.. First Edition. View more info

Gold Jewelry and Ornaments of Malaysia

By: Editor-Muzium Negara; Photographer-Ibrahim Ahmad

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Kuala Lumpur, Imprint Unknown: 2004

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 012400

ISBN: 9679935027

Condition: Very Good


Malaysia: Muzium Negara, 1988. Book. Very Good Clean Trade Paperback. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Trade paperback NOT a library copy.A little shelf wear only. Beautiful gold and ruby brooches in this museum exhibition.Printed in Malaysia Pure gold buckles, rings, sukun, kerosang, and Chinese Buddhist luck pieces. Muslim jewelry A gold mine for a jeweler or a collector or a student of ancient Malaysia. Very good shape, even gold Kris. Rich full color pages and text.Inscribed by Author Wrapping with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Medieval Art The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide to the Collections

By: Editors

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1962

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007497

Condition: Very Good


New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1962. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st.U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Very Good Condition. Illustrated B/W and Textual Guide to the collection of Dark Age and Medieval art at the New York Metropolitan museum of art! 'Enameled reliquary of the True Cross' from Lavagna Italy' 'Head of Christ Enameled medallion from Diumati Georgia 11th century' The Cloisters in N.Y.C. Statues St.Barbara more.Clean NOT a library book. . First Edition. View more info

Stained Glass Quarterly Of The Stained Glass Association Of America Volume 88 Number 3 Fall 1993 "The Italian Stained Glass Studio" Helen Weis

By: Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Stained Glass Assoiation Of America: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016444

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: The Stained Glass Assoiation Of America , 1993. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Stained Glass Quarterly Of The Stained Glass Association Of America Volume 88 Number 3 Fall 1993 Color and B/w photos. Nine essays i.e "The Italian Stained Glass Studio" Helen Weis "Organic Geometry" by Welsh artist Debora Coombs written by Patrick Reyntiens more "The Resonance of Color" Amica Gomersall on color therapy. NOT a library copy. A little shelf wear only. Clean pages. Full color windows . First Edition. View more info

Down By The Glenside Songs and Ballads Walton Songs Book 6

By: Editors

Price: $26.68

Publisher: Ireland, Walton: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016941

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Walton, 1966. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Irish edition Original Irish Published Anthology of 55 Irish Rebel and Love Ballads. Clean pages a little shelf rubbing. Tight NOT a library copy. Lyrics and titles. Here are songs that kept the spirit up of a noble people long oppressed but still gracious as here in song. "Brennan on The Moor" made famous here in America by the Clancy Brothers. "Rody McCorley" by the poet Ethna Carberry. "The Manchester Martyrs" Many more. No writing No underlines. First Edition. View more info

American Lacy and Pressed Glass in the Toledo Museum of Art The Magazine ANTIQUES JULY 1971

By: Editors John W.Keefe, William K.Verner, John F.Hayward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Magazine Antiques: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016662

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A.: The Magazine Antiques , 1971. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Original Complete Near Fine 141 pp. Issue The Magazine Antiques July 1971 "American Lacy and Pressed Glass in the Toledo Museum of Art "John W.Keefe "Art and the Adirondacks William K.Verner""The Windsor Chair in Nova Scotia" George Mac Laren "Rundell Bridge and Rundell, Aurifices Regis Part II John F.Hayward "Living with Antiques The Chicago Apartment of Marshall Field" David A.Hanks More Clean NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. Firs... View more info

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The Folk-Lore record Vol. IV Notes On Irish Folk-Lore G.H. Kinahan Original 1881 Vol. 4

By: Editors Folk-Lore Society G.H. Kinahan, Alfred Nutt, William Crooke, William George Black, W.S. Lach-Szyrma

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Folklore-Society: 1881

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 900002

Condition: Near Fine


Original Near Fine Folk-Lore Vol.4 1881 239 pp.Nine essays "Notes on Irish Folklore G.H.Kinahan "Slavonic Folk-lore" W.S.Lach-Szyrma, Euphemism And Tabu in China" Rev. Hilderic Friend The Aryan Expulsion And Return Formula in the Folk and Hero-Tales of the Celts Alfred Nutt More No markings except blue stamp on first title page The Centre for English Culture University of Sheffield Only other marking on spine very small shiny line (See photo) NO spine numbers NO pocket Clean endpapers Rare handsome edition. Celtic and Norse Folklore since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Bible As Book The Hebrew Bible and the Judean Desert Discoveries Hardcover

By: Edward D. Herbert Emanuel Tov

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, The British Library: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014754

Condition: Fine


London: The British Library, 2002. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library book Qumran and the Hebrew Bible, Enoch and the Apocrypha. The Angels and the Watchers. Fine hardcover and dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

My Uncle John: Edward Stephens's Life of J. M. Synge

By: Edward M. Stephens

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1974

Seller ID: 013732

ISBN: 0192117181

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket Clean inside NOT a library book Price clipped. Excellent biography of J.M.Synge his period on the Aran islands and his relationship with W.B.Yeats. Actually the whole brilliant period. B/W Illus. Hardcover Book and jacket great shape. Clean First English Edition. Irish and Celtic studies since 1977 packed first wrapping in brown paer to protect dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The German Navy in World War II

By: Edward P.Von Der Porten

Price: $20.76

Publisher: U.S.A, Galahad Books: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010942

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Galahad Books, 1969. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Very Good/ Dust Jacket Good, light Wear, Mylared. First American Edition. Great page turner and historical at the same time! Illus,. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Lancelot A Poem First Edition Hardcover

By: Edwin Arlington Robinson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Seltzer: 1920

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007182

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1920 Hardcover First American Edition Great Tale in Romantic Verse of the Love that lasts into our collective dream. Great Arthurian epic poetry Very Good, Clean pages, Very Good A little shelf handling wear only..NOT a library copy, Three Geese In Flight 35 years wrapping first in brown paper to protect the covers. First Edition. View more info

Tristram

By: Edwin Arlington Robinson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Macmillan: 1927

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011962

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover U.S.A: Macmillan, 1927.First American Edition. NOT a library copy. Book plate of Arthurian book collector "John Mark Turner" NO writing in text. Epic Arthurian poetry about the Round Table's knight devotion to love no matter the cost. First Edition. View more info

The Fifteen Joys of Marriage

By: Elizabeth Abbott Rene Ben Sussan

Price: $20.76

Publisher: New York, The Orion Press: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011007

Condition: Very Good


New York: The Orion Press, 1959. Book. Very Good. Cloth. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good Hardcover. Near Very Good Mylared Dust Jacket. First American Edition. Wonderful color plates throughout this Medieval French marriage satire. Translated into modern English. Here in a handsome First Edition bound and printed in Italy. Color plates. Except for small dust jacket chips at the top of the jacket the book is in very good shape and nice and bright in it's mylared jacket . No writing or underlines.Wonderful Copy. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First... View more info

Gourmet Paris What You Want to Eat, Where, Dish by Dish Restaurant Guide

By: Emmanuel Rubin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: France, Flammarion: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017201

Condition: Fine


France: Flammarion, 2001. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean First Edition You will not find a better guide by the French themselves. Most are certainly still there. Clean, tight a few bonus restaurants hand written of end paper. This is in English and you wont do better.. First Edition. View more info

Marcellano Indagine Su Un Castello Medievale Umbro Indagine Su Un Castello Medievale Umbro

By: Emore Paoli

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Italy, Ediart: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016402

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Book. 118 pp. Many B/W Photos Maps Italy: Ediart, 1986. Illus. by Aldo Cicinelli. Like New Marcellano Indagine Su Un Castello Medievale Umbro B/W Photographs, maps, drawings. Traditional folklore. Amazing rich Medieval castle and church photos, history and folklore of Marcellano in Italy, Fine collectible condition. Italian text. NOT a library copy. Italian Medieval stone architecture First Edition. View more info

Picture Stories from the Bible The Old Testament in Full Color Comic Strip Form Hardcover

By: Endorsed By Clergy of All Faiths

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Scarf Press: 1979

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 010767

Condition: Good


U.S.A: Scarf Press, 1979. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Color Illustrated Hard Covers Wonderful colorful cartoon retelling of the Hebrew Bible also called the 'Old testament'. Some Spirit filled child scribbled on the blank end papers and the title page. Some slight rubbing to the edges of the boards. Still good enjoying cop . Art style similar to the "Superman" comics. Every page filled with color and biblical magic. Great for a young kid to introduce the bible!. First Edition. View more info

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Spies In Ireland

By: Eno Stephan

Price: $36.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Stackpole: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90111

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped. NOT a library copy. Clean interior 311 pp.Except for light rubs at top of jacket this book and its mylar protected jacket are in much better condition than usually seen. World War Two Ireland and its spies. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Danish Ballads and Folk Songs Hardcover Woodcuts Marcel Rasmussen

By: Erik Dal Edited Translated Henry Meyer

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Copenhagen and New York: The American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1967: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005899

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Copenhagen and New York: The American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1967, 1967. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover First American Edition . B/W Traditional Woodcuts Marcel Rasmussen. Fine Collection of Traditional Ballads from Denmark and Norse sources translated into English. With some original Danish As Well! Songs of Elves, Trolls and historical romance, sagas, love songs, notes indexes, Medieval fragments. Rune verse. Sources and dates! NOT a library copy. This is handsome book really excellent clean condition. First Edition. View more info

Templars' Secret Island

By: Erling Haagensen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, WEIDENFELD & NICOL I: March 14, 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90107

ISBN: 076073206X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Handsome Trade Paperback Barnes and Noble Publisher Clean 194 pp Illus. NOT a library copy The Knight Templars and their round church on a danish island and the mathematical alignments it computates. Like all Renne Chateau books it mistakes the Merovingians as connected with the Davidic line for the Carolingians of Charlemagne who indeed did have a favorable true connection. Like new Packed with care First Edition. View more info

Godel's Proof

By: Ernest Nagel and James R.Newman

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, New York University Press: 1958

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014498

Condition: Very Good


New York: New York University Press, 1958. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Trade Paperback First American Edition of this classic of Meta Mathematics. Tan Paperback with card stock covers abstract cover design. A little bit of soiling on covers else quite good tight binding and clean inside. Very collectible and hard to find this early edition. First Edition. View more info

The folklore of Orkney and Shetland

By: Ernest W Marwick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Totowa, New Jersey:, Rowman and Littlefield: 1975

Seller ID: 0874716810

ISBN: 0874716810

Condition: Good


Good+ Hardcover Good+ Dust Jacket Tight NO Writing in Text NO Underlines. Ex-Library but not too very obtrusive, but there. 215 pp. Filled with Orkney and Shetland Stone or "Stane" magic, Stone fighting circles too. Witchcraft protection and wind spells Yule prayer. This is a serious work with extensive bibliography. Great Norse and Pictish magical lore here. Library copy but solid and nice. Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Hebrew Language Talmud Hardcover Israeli Created Marbled Boards 1950 First Edition

By: Eshkol Jerusalem

Price: $67.00

Publisher: Israel, Eshkol: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013289

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Condition Printed in Israel: Eshkol, 1950. Clean Hardcover. First Thus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Circa.1950-1960 Israel NOT a library copy.Talmud Section Very Handsome hand made marbled boards Jerusalem printed Talmud. Leather spine with gilt Hebrew letters. Gilt Hebrew letters on cover. Marbled Paper on the hardboard covers. Quite impressive. It is a published segment of the Talmud. In English it has "Copyright By Eshkol Jerusalem Printed in Israel" No English date I surmise 1950s. Beautiful Hebrew typeface lay out Classic Bavli Talmud with the d... View more info

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Large Original Old Ethiopian Processional Cross

By: Ethiopia

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Ethiopia,

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716850

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Large Ethiopian Metal Processional Cross.It is a Foot and a Half Tall and a Foot and Four Inches wide and open at bottom to fit a staff.The date is unknown but it is from the 1800s perhaps much earlier and nothing like the cheaper lighter less detailed and having less silver than this does. This is not a tourist item but a Holy Cross used in processions and devotions.with open bottom for a staff. The Christian art of Ethiopia is a wonder and a blessing.Three Geese in Flight since 1977 Expect extra postage for heavy metal cross First Edition. View more info

Frontiers Aflame: Jane Cannon Campbell Revolutionary War Heroine When America Had Only Heroes

By: Eugenia Campbell Lester

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Interlaken, Ny, Heart Of The Lakes Pub: 1987

Seller ID: 013509

ISBN: 0932334873

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Clean Pages. Fine First American Edition New York: Heart of The Lakes Publishing, 1987.304 pp.Book. Illus. by Peggy Scott.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Excellent Revolutionary war novel set along the New York Mohawk frontier about the Scottish loyalists and the Iroquois raids and battles along the frontier. Wonderful drawings and Peggy Scott color wash illustrated cover art. First Collectible Edition of a small regional press published near the battle itself. Very collectible NOT a library book. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to preserve i... View more info

Healthy Homestyle Cooking : 200 of Your Favorite Family Recipes-With a Fraction of the Fat

By: Evelyn Tribole

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Emmaus, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., Rodale Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 874716833

ISBN: 0875962122

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket. Price Intact NOT a library copy. NO Writing Clean. A little shelf wear cover tilts forward a drop. NO jacket chips NO underlines 342 pp. Great feast recipes for the holidays that are the dishes everyone loves but done in a smarter way! Color photos. Christmas recipes that make me hungry now. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect your book View more info