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Belfast Gravestone Inscriptions Friars Bush & Milltown Cemeteries

By: Richard Clarke

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ulster Historical Foundation: January 1984

Seller ID: 012698

ISBN: 090190533X

Condition: Fine


Fine.Trade Paperback Belfast:Volume 2 Ulster Historical Foundation, 1984. First Edition. 8vo Clean 270 pp. Pages NOT a library Book. Many B/W Photos Headstones Anthology of Belfast names, Ulster genealogy, drawings and photos. Fine shape. . First Edition. View more info

Irish Americans A Versified Company

By: Richard Demeter

Price: $26.68

Publisher: U. S. A., Cranford Press: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014717

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Cranford Press, 1999. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible First Edition Clean NOT a library book. Amazing collection of Irish poetry about American history and Americans war with the British and itself and beyond.'Irish Brigade' 'Fighting 69th'' War of 1812' 'Revolutionary War Timothy Murphy Richard Montgomery' 'the Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick' 'Stephen Moylan' 'Reuben James' 'The Fenian Raids' are just some of the people and events written here by Irish poets at around the time. Amazing huge anthology. Like n... View more info

In Fairyland A Series Of Pictures From The Elf World Hardcover

By: Richard Doyle, William Allingham, Andrew Lang, Introduction Bryan Holme Biographical Notes Dr Patricia Thomson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: England, Michael Joseph: 1979

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6545

Condition: Very Good+


One Word to Describe This Book "Terrific" 64 pp.Hardcover and Dust jacket First English 1979 Edition Reprint of the 1870 Victorian Original. Not only are there the color illustrations of the Fairy World Cavorting about Under a Full Moon, but you have along with William Allingham's text poem, the addition of a Fairy tale by Andrew Lang (Red Fairy Book, Blue Fairy Book etc) "The Princess Nobody."! Plus introduction and academic biographical notes Clean free of writing anywhere! NOT a library copy. NO signatures. Jacket UnClipped as well. Under the dust jacket the spine and cover... View more info

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The Ogam Inscribed Monuments Of The Gaedhil In The British Islands Illustrated with 50 Photo-Lithographic Plates Original 1879 Hardcover and Prospectus

By: Richard Holt Brash Edited by George M.Atkinson

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London, George Bell: 1879

Edition: First Editon

Seller ID: 387

Condition: Very Good


Original Very Good Large 1879 The Ogam Inscribed Monuments Of The Gaedhil In The British Islands 1/4 black leather and gilt spine titles deep purple/black boards This is the original George Bell published binding.with frontis portrait, xvi, 425 pp. 50 full page photo-lithographic plates and a folding map..Pages clean free of writing. Some scuffing and rubs with a fairly even straight loss across top of spine. Binding solid. NOT a library copy. NO writing NO personal bookplates. Also. Includes separate rare ephemera pages with a small corner of it torn. Not the book though.. This prospectus fo... View more info

Nationalism In Modern Anglo-Irish Poetry Hardcover

By: Richard J. Loftus

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Madison:, University of Wisconsin: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005747

Condition: Near Fine


Madison:: University of Wisconsin, 1964. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket Both Near Fine A scholarly and critical investigation of eight modern Irish poets. A great deal about Yeats and his Irish politics, James Stephens , Synge and the anger toward him by the middle class, A.E. and Pearse, focusing on political strife, and the conflict between heterodoxy and Christian ideals. Includes notes and index. Excellent clean condition. NOT a library copy Three Geese In Flight 40 years offering old school packing fi... View more info

British Folklorists A History

By: Richard M. Dorson

Price: $32.78

Publisher: U.S.A, University of Chicago: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008574

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: University of Chicago, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket The best all around study of the famous folklorists and collectors of Celtic folklore, Scottish, Welsh, Irish and English folktale. Extensive folklore bibliography on Irish, Scottish, Welsh, English, Collections. From Douglas Hyde to Alexander Carmichael to Sir John Rhys. Very Good clean pages Dust Jacket has a few tiny creases and rubs at the corners of boards very minor. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Peasant Customs And Savage Myths Selections from the British Folklorists Two Volume Hardcover Set

By: Richard M. Dorson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: England, RKP: 1968

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 014780

Condition: Very Good


England: RKP, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Two Very Good Hardcovers Vols. With Very Good Dust Jackets complete but light rubs from shelf wear else very good+ NOT library books.. Hardcover volumes clean and bright.402pp.349pp. If you collect Scottish or Irish, Welsh, or English folklore, or traditional songs. these are important for the bibliography alone! The origins of Celtic folklore collecting are told as are the bios of Alfred Nutt, J.F.Campbell, Alexander Carmichael, John Rhys, J.G.Campbell many more Buy with confidence 37 y... View more info

Peasant Customs And Savage Myths Selections from the British Folklorists Vol.1 Hardcover

By: Richard M.Dorson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016818

Condition: Very Good


England: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good First English Edition Hardcover Near Very Good Dust Jacket. Not Price clipped NOT a library book. Some rubbing along edges of dust jacket but not chipped. Volume 1 only. A primary document for any folklore or mythology library. Amazing bibliography.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Medieval And Modern Ireland

By: Richard Wall Edited F.X.Martin Ann Dooley Toni O'Brien Johnson

Price: $21.85

Publisher: Canada, Colin Smythe: 1988

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 014457

Condition: Fine


Canada: Colin Smythe, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library book. Excellent condition both hardcover and Ogam decorated dust jacket. Eight essays by fine poets and scholars on Irish poetics. Bardic, medieval and modern We wrap our books first in brown craft paper to protect the covers. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

American And Canadian Immigrant And Ethnic Folklore An Annotated Bibliography Hardcover

By: Robert A.Georges Stephen Stern

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Garland: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008327

Condition: Fine


New York: Garland, 1982. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Hardcover In Fine Collectible Condition No Dust Jacket Issued By The Publisher Garland. An annotated bibliography of Ethnic American folklore. Such as Irish, Cornish, Hungarian, Chinese, Jewish, Welsh, Italian much more. Excellent reference tool. Clean No markings. NOT a Library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Hills: More Tales from the Blue Stacks Stories of Ireland Hardcover

By: Robert Bernen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scribners, New York: Coward McCann,: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006668

ISBN: 0684180057

Condition: Good


Scribners: New York: Coward McCann,, 1983. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Pasted Down Dust Jacket .Ex-Library First American Edition. No underlines. No writing in book. Some discoloration on paste downs American in Ireland. Irish naturalism, farming Irish sheep, and wildlife. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ireland from The Earliest Times To The Present Day

By: Robert Dunlop

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Oxford Univ Press: 1922

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 012031

Condition: Fine


London: Oxford Univ Press, 1922. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket. Not Price Clipped NOT a library book. History of Ireland from Irish mythology to the struggle for independence. and the Great shape. Handsome blue boards and bright gilt titles on spine. Dust Jacket has a few repairable little tears otherwise the dust jacket would be excellent. We pack carefully . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Bible In The Early Middle Ages Woodstock Papers Occasional Essays for Theology No.4

By: Robert E. McNally

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Maryland, Newman Press: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015505

Condition: Good+_


Maryland: Newman Press, 1959. Book. Good+_. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. Good+ Trade Paperback Small library pocket, and tape residue marks.Tight binding 117 pp. Pages clean free of any writing. This scholar's work on the Hebrew Apocrypha in the Celtic Church of Dark age Ireland is very important and hard to find. Here is an important early work of his on the Biblical texts available to the Church fathers. essays and then section of texts and additions. In the ongoing argument how much early irish literature was native and pre- Christian and how much was Greek and Roman Catholic i... View more info

Towards An Appreciation Of Poetry

By: Robert Farren

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Dublin:, Metropolitan Publishing Co,ltd,: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006059

Condition: Near Fine


Dublin:: Metropolitan Publishing Co,ltd,, 1947. Near Fine Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Irish Hardcover Irish Ed. Fine Irish poet's lessons in poetry. In another time this might have been, 'a Bardic Primer' Clean free of writing. Clean NOT a library book.Three Geese In Flight Irish books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Course of Irish Verse Hardcover

By: Robert Farren.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Sheed and Ward: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 203

Condition: Very Good


London: Sheed and Ward, 1948. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover with Good+ Mylar protected Dust Jacket Very nice shape with a few rubs and chips. Pages clean just a few creases on jacket. NOT a library copy.Really great study of Irish poetry by an Irish poet himself from Bardic on up.. You feel every beat and bounce of the living verb. quiet and brave. Great education on Irish celtic verse First English Edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Irish Prince And The Hebrew Prophet: A Masonic Tale of the Captive Jews and the Ark of the Covenant Original 1896 Hardcover First Edition

By: Robert G.Kissick

Price: $174.00

Publisher: New York, Masonic Publishing: 1896

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015558

Condition: Very Good


Original First Edition Hardcover Very Good 1896 Brown Decorative Cloth. New York: Masonic Publishing, 1896. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo .Very Good Original Hardcover No Dust Jacket was ever issued by Publisher. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Git tiling and Gilt Knight Templar Maltese cover cross. The Lia Fail. The Stone of Destiny The Tribe of Dan and the Ark of the Covenant, Irish Mythology blending with the Hebrew Bible and the Pharaoh's daughter Scotia. Great b/w illus of Israel in the nineteenth century. Clean pages and NOT a library book! Except for bumped and... View more info

Sweet Cork of Thee

By: Robert Gibbings

Price: $13.66

Publisher: New York:, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1943

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 005740

Condition: Very Good


New York:: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1943. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good/Good,light Wear. Second Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Gibbings intersperses his tales of travel in County Cork, Ireland, in the late 1940's, with stories of the colorful locals, fairy lore, and legendary characters. With beautiful b/w engravings by the author. Classic. Dust jacket present. View more info

Legendary Islands of the Ocean Sea

By: Robert H. Fuson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sarasota, Florida, U.s.a., Pineapple Press (FL): August 1998

Seller ID: 015686

ISBN: 1561640786

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. NOT price clipped and NOT a library book, 1995 First Edition First Printing.Really excellent study of the search for Saint Brendan the Irish Otherworld Land To The West, and The Seven Cities of Cibola to the west and elucidates Columbus much deeper than we know. Iceland Bristol Portugal Azores Brazil and it's meaning, Florida and California gold treasure. By a Columbus translator and scholar. Maps Excellent condition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Eimar O'Duffy Irish Writers Series Hardcover

By: Robert Hogan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Bucknell University Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007583

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket..U.S.A: Bucknell University Press, 84 pp.. Fine. Hardcover.Fine Collectible Dust Jacket 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean NOT a library book.1972. First American Edition Bucknell University Press. Biography Of the Irish satirist, poet, and novelist author of 'King Goshawk and the Birds""The Wasted Island" and more. Collectible clean condition book and UnClipped jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dictionary Of Irish Literature Hardcover

By: Robert Hogan

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Greenwood,: 1979

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 010879

ISBN: 0313291721

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: U.S.A: Greenwood, 1979, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover No Jacket Ever Issued by Greenwood Publisher. Free of Underlines or Markings. NOT a library copy. Excellent resource. 817 pp.The comprehensive history and biography of hundreds of well known and little known masters of the pen and paper and kings of the written and spoken word of Ireland.. View more info

Old Ireland

By: Robert McNally Editor Ludwig Bieler Diarmuid O'Laoghaire John Hennig James Carney J.N.Hillgarth

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Ireland, Gill: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017134

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Red Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Collectible unclipped price and NOT a library copy Ireland: Gill, 1965. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.. Clean text and no plates. Nine concise essays by great scholars on the intellectual and Egyptian and Judean desert influences of Celtic Irish Christianity. The J.N.Hillgarth essay on Visigothic Spain as the conduit for this influence is and was ahead of it's time. Great condition! Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your jacket . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Irish Magic: Four Tales of Romance and Enchantment from Four Acclaimed Authors

By: Roberta Gellis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Kensington: 1995-03-06

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007298

ISBN: 0821748823

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Clean Paperback 342 pp. U.S.A: Kensington, 1995.First.U.S.Edition. 8vo. Four Novelas based on ancient Irish myth. One by Morgan Llywelyn. The other three are also wonderful examples of Celtic magic mythical fiction. Trade paperback. Like new condition NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Bard Song

By: Robim Herne

Price: $22.00

Publisher: England, Moon Books: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016642

Condition: Fine


England: Moon Books, 2012. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First English Trade Paperback Edition Clean pages NOT a library copy , Concise 120pp.example of different Celtic Irish and Welsh bardic metres, styles, and categories. Using the four sacred days of pagan pre-Christan Ireland and Britain. Knowledgeable and a lot of poetic learning mixed in this cauldron by a practicing practitioner. Example and translation of many lesser known bardic terms. Cis lir fodla aire which describes ten types of legally permissible satire. Fine condition. since 1977 wra... View more info

The Road To Judgment From Custom To Court In Medieval Ireland And Wales Hardcover

By: Robin Chapman Stacey

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University of Pennsylvania Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015995

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Hardcover And Fine Dust Jacket In Collectible Condition. NOT price clipped NOT a library book. Clean free of marks. Serious academic study of Celtic legal obligations and contracts. The Bardic legal system in Ireland and Wales. The author here basically offers a course in Medieval Celtic Contract Law. Quite an achievement. Similarities to Germanic and it's Roman model and the distinct differences to Celtic systems. Use of Source material, massive notes and b... View more info

What Life Was Like Among Druids And High Kings Celtic Ireland AD 400-1200 Hardcover

By: Robin Chapman Stacey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Time Life: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016023

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Time Life, 1998. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket Color and B/W Illustrations. This overview of ancient and medieval Ireland is far more comprehensive than the beautiful color filled Coffee table book one might think. The author Robin Chapman Stacey is one of the finest scholars working today and her specialty on early Celtic law and it's significance in Irish Mythology and the Brehon laws as well as the seats of power at Tara. Highly recommended and yes the color pictures are amazing. Clean, bright and c... View more info

The Tory Islanders: A people of the Celtic fring

By: Robin Fox

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1978

Seller ID: 014642

ISBN: 0521292980

Condition: Very Good


England: Cambridge University Press, 1978. Book. Very Good. 210 pp. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo. Very Good Trade Paperback. Except for light shelf wear this b/w illustrated trade paperback is in near very good shape. Clean inside as well. NOT a library copy. Study of Celtic culture, land owning, inheritance, Holy wells on Tory Island off of Donegal. A great book on this Irish Gaelic speaking island that tradition says was and is the home of Balor of the One Eye. A Fomorian enemy of the Celtic Gods the Tuatha de Dannan First Edition. View more info

Folk Harp Journal Vol. 21 June 1978

By: Robinson's Harp Shop

Price: $21.16

Publisher: California, Robinson's Harp Shop: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017031

Condition: Good


California: Robinson's Harp Shop, 1978. Book. Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Folk Harp Journal Vol. 21 June 1978 From the Golden Age Of Celtic Harp Revival in America in the 70s and 80s these folks were among the leaders. Here how to build Irish harps, Andes harps music songs book reviews, notes serious stuff Chromatic harp design. Soiling and creasing on cover but tight and internally clean.. First Edition. View more info

Killoyle An Irish Farce

By: Roger Boylan

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Normal, Il, U.s.a., Dalkey Archive Press: May 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716811

ISBN: 1564781453

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Clean First American Edition 241 pp. Clear headed Irish writing modern satirical fiction! NOT a library copy. NO writing at all. Very slight shelf wear. Nice copy. Three Geese In Flight Irish Books since 1977 wrapped with respect for the book and you First Edition. View more info

A Short History of Ireland Hardcover

By: Roger Chauvire

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Devin-Adair: 1956

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010646

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Mylared Dust Jacket U.S.A: Devin-Adair, 1956. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket has,one Inch Chip in dust jacket, mylared. First American Edition. A good overall history of Ireland with a focus in the era of the O'Neills and O'Donnells.B/W illus. A good read and a fine introduction to overall history.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dolmens for the Dead Megalith-Building Throughout the World

By: Roger Joussaume Translated From The French By Anne and Christopher Chippindale

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Cornell University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007687

ISBN: 080142156X

Condition: Fine


SALE!!! Fine Illustrated Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Unclipped Dust Jacket First Edition. Cornell University Press, 1988. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translated from the French This study looks at British, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Dutch and some of the lesser known megaliths in countries not usually associated with them. Such as Portugal, Israel or India, or even Ethiopia! Scale plans.Photos NOT a library copy Collectible Fine condition. Fine Mylar protected Dust Jacket Three Geese in Flight 40 years' Old School' wrapping first in brown paper to preserve the bo... View more info