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  • FIELD, Saul and Morton P. Levitt [James Joyce].
    BLOOMSDAY

    Edition: First US trade edition

    New York Graphic Society, 1972. Green cloth. 120 pp. An interpretation of James Joyce's ULYSSES, reproducting colour engravings by Field, with text by Levitt. Covers just a little bit bowed, with very light sunning to lower margins, else fine. Dust jacket has soft ripples, unsatisfactory surface lamination mostly peeled away, VG otherwise. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required

    Condition: Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44885
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  • O'BRIEN, Edna
    CASUALTIES OF PEACE (proof copy)

    Edition: First printing

    London: Cape, 1966. First edition. Advance uncorrected proof, in yellow card covers. Printed slip attached to first leaf giving projected publication date, 20 Oct., 1966, and net price, 21/- . Light tanning to spine and margins of covers, book a little leaned, else fine. Fifth book, a novel, of this fine Irish author.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 11813
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  • MOORE, Brian
    CATHOLICS

    New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, c1973. Book club edition. Red cloth. Fine copy. White dust jacket has a nick, light yellowing to spine, VG+ otherwise. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to a Canadian author and impresario who brought him to Toronto for a reading ("For___, Brian Moore). With the inscribee's tidy ink name and 1989 date at front.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 37428
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  • Charter and Statutes of the Royal Irish Academy for Promoting the Study of Science, Polite Literature, and Antiquities

    Dublin: Printed by Graisberry and Campbell, 1818. pp [2], 14 [2], stitched, in contemporary plain marbled paper, engraved title page vignette. Damp-staining to the text; first and last blank leaves are pasted to the wrappers but have mostly become unstuck; creases and chipping to outer corners of covers and a few leaves; good copy otherwise. The Royal Irish Academy, Ireland’s leading body of experts in the humanities and sciences, was founded in 1785 and continues to this day. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 50668
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  • WARNER, Patrick (Patrick Kavanagh)
    CLAY IS THE WORD: Patrick Kavanagh 1904-1967

    Edition: First printing

    Dublin: Dolmen Press, 1973. Slate blue boards. pp 144. Text paper a bit toned, else fine in fine jacket. The first full-length study of this imporatant Irish poet. Includes a good checklist, somewhat descriptive, at rear. Index.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 50610
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  • E., A. [George W. Russell, 1867-1935)
    COLLECTED POEMS. By A.E.

    Edition: First printing

    London: Macmillan, 1913. Blue cloth lettered and ruled in gilt. (xvi), 275 pp. Spine lightly darkened, lightly rubbed, with cloth wear to top corner; text paper toned at margins and edges, as usual; clipped ink inscription affixed to front pastedown ("To Rev Richard Roberts with kindest regards. Christmas 1913"); else a VG copy. Denison 21. There were 1K copies of this first impression.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 25424
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  • BECKETT, Samuel
    Comédie et actes divers

    Edition: First trade edition

    Paris: Éditions de Minuit, 1966. 12mo, pp 103. White card covers with flaps. Spine faintly yellowed, else a fine uncreased copy, no owner names. F&F 151.1. Text in French. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 27002
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  • ELIZABETH, Charlotte (Mrs. Charlotte Elizabeth Browne Phelan Tonna, 1790-1846)
    DERRY; A Tale of the Revolution. New Edition.

    London: James Nisbet, 1873. 12mo, original purple bevel-edged cloth stamped in black, blind and gilt. [2], xxiv, 317, [1, blank], [8, ads] pp. Frontispiece and engraved title (with tissue guard) inserted. Spine sunned to tan, with shallow chip to head of spine; book a little leaned; a few leaves protrude slightly, with a small dark spot to lower margin of one leaf; VG tight copy otherwise. A later printing (first was in 1832). Contains author's 20 page preface to the sixth edition of 1839. An historical novel of the defence of Derry 1688-89. Anti-Catholic.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 16388
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  • HEANEY, Seamus
    DISTRICT AND CIRCLE

    Edition: First printing

    London: Faber, 2006. Green boards. Fine in fine jacket. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 50154
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  • DOCTOR COPERNICUS by BANVILLE, John
    BANVILLE, John
    DOCTOR COPERNICUS

    Edition: First printing

    London: Secker & Warburg, 1976. Blue boards. Short shallow bumps to fore edges of covers; very small corner crease to five leaves, else fine. Dust jacket has faintest of spine sunning; price-clipped with one sticker atop the other just above the clip; else fine. Author's fourth novel, it won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 50110
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  • BROWN, Christy
    DOWN ALL THE DAYS

    Edition: First printing

    London: Secker & Warburg, 1970. Black boards. Fine in fine jacket. Author's second book.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 46682
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  • KINSELLA, Thomas
    DOWNSTREAM

    Edition: First printing.

    Dublin / London: Dolmen Press / Oxford, 1962. Grey cloth. (64) pp. Fine copy, no owner names, in a VG dust jacket. "DOWNSTREAM collects for the first time in one volume all Mr. Kinsella's poetry subsequent to the publication of ANOTHER SEPTEMBER (1958) and includes in a revised version the sequence MORALITIES which was very well received when published in a limited edition in 1960". - jacket. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 21884
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  • O'CASEY, Sean
    DRUMS UNDER THE WINDOWS

    London: Macmillan, 1946. Second printing. Grey cloth. Frontispiece portrait. Light yellowing to page edges, ink name at front, mild rubbing at foot of spine, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has small chips and nicks at ends of lightly yellowed spine; rear panel yellowed and dusty; VG otherwise. Third volume of the author's autobiographical writings. Life in Dublin

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 41693
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  • MAXWELL, Constantia
    DUBLIN UNDER THE GEORGES 1714-1850

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Harrap, 1936. Blue cloth. pp 301 + plates + folding map of Dublin in 1829. Bibliography, index. Spine a bit faded but gilt lettering bright, yellowing to page edges, private bookplate at front, occasional neat underlining and marginalia in pencil, else a VG clean and unworn jacketless copy.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 44260
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  • HEANEY, Seamus
    ELECTRIC LIGHT

    Edition: First printing

    London: Faber, 2001. Black boards, yellow endpapers. [8], 81, [7] pp. Fine copy. Orange dust jacket has a nick, tiny chip, and one inch tear to head of spine; soft crease to lower outer corner of front panel; VG, flap price intact, colours bright. Poetry.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 14842
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  • HEANEY, Seamus
    ELECTRIC LIGHT

    Edition: First printing

    London: Faber, 2001. First printing of the trade edition, the simultaneous paper issue. Octavo, bright orange card covers with flaps. Light spine sunning, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 14969
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  • Bowen, Elizabeth
    EVA TROUT or Changing Scenes

    Edition: First Edition

    New York: Knopf, 1968. Blue-green cloth. VG in VG price-clipped jacket, no owner names.

    Condition: Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 32447
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  • MOORE, George
    EVELYN INNES

    Edition: First US edition

    New York: Appleton, 1898. Tan decorated cloth stamped in reddish-brown, gilt lettered. [4], 435, [1, blank], [10, ads], [2, blank] pp. Spine lightly age-darkened, with some rubbing to foot affecting the spine imprint; text paper lightly yellowed; July, 1898 , ink name to front free endpaper; very small ticket and stamp to rear pastedown of two British Columbia booksellers; else a VG+ bright and attractive copy. Gilcher A22.2a. The UK edition was published a month earlier in 1898. The US text had "a num ber of expurgations and deletions made by the publisher, and without some of the changes made by GM on the proofs of the first [UK] edition." - Gilcher.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 12259
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  • McCANN, Colum
    EVERYTHING IN THIS COUNTRY MUST (proof)

    Edition: First UK printing

    London: Phoenix House, 2000. Advance uncorrected proof in non-pictorial card covers. A fine copy of this collection of three short stories about his native Ireland.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 46239
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  • COSTELLO, Peter and Peter Van De Kamp (Flann O'Brien)
    FLANN O'BRIEN: an illustrated biography

    Edition: First printing

    London: Bloomsbury, 1987. Green boards. pp 159. Many photos. Fine in fine jacket.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 50623
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