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Ireland: Irish History & Culture

Bonner, Brian. That Audacious Traitor. Pallaskenry, County Limerick, Ireland: Salesian Press Trust Limited, 1985. Reprint. x, 300 pages. Index. References. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. First published in 1975. Very good hardcover in slightly worn dust jacket. ISBN 0950507628. #29996. $45
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Connellan, Owen, and Philip Mac Dermott. The Annals of Ireland, Translated from the Original Irish of The Four Masters. With Annotations by Philip Mac Dermott and the Translator. (2 volumes). Preface by Michael O. Laughlin. Kansas City, Missouri: Irish Genealogical Foundation, 2003. Facsimile reprint of 1846 edition. 4to. 2 volumes (354, 355-741 pages). Color frontispieces. Folding map at end of volume 2. Preface to the 2003 edition in Volume 2. Very good hardcover volumes, green cloth with gilt title and device on front cover and gilt title on spine. ISBN 0940134772. #30008. $150
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Fitzpatrick, Elizabeth, and Caimin O'Brien. The Medieval Churches of County Offaly. Preface by David Sweetman. Introduction by Roger Stalley. Dublin: Government of Ireland, 1998. 1st printing. Small 4to. xiv, 186 pages. Indexes. References. Color and black-and-white photographs. Illustrations. Figures. Maps. Survey Conducted by Evelyn Cooley, Catherine Martin, Caimin O'Brien and David Sweetman. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. ISBN 070765081X. #30006. $70
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Gillespie, Raymond, and Gerard Moran, editors. 'A Various County': Essays in Mayo History, 1500-1900. Foreword by Jarlath Duffy. Westport, County Mayo, Ireland: Foilseachain Naisiunta Teoranta, 1987. 1st printing. 180 pages. Index. Bibliographical references. Maps. Local History, Catalogue Number 174. Essays by the editors and by Bernadette Cunningham, W. H. Crawford, Desmond McCabe, and Irene Whelan. 'This absorbing new collection of essays examines the development of a Connacht county over four hundred years. Originally given as papers at a seminar on Mayo history organised by the Westport Historical Society, they are now presented in book form.' - Rear Cover. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). Former owner's blind name stamp on front flyleaf. #29987. $40
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Golway, Terry. Irish Rebel: John Devoy and America's Fight for Ireland's Freedom. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998. 1st edition, 1st printing. xi, 371 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Inscribed, dated and signed by the author. Fine hardcover in Fine dust jacket. ISBN 0312181183. #30001. $22.50
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Harkin, Maura, and Sheila McCarroll. Carndonagh. Dublin, Ireland: Printed by Cahill Printers, 1984. 1st printing. 4to (large book). 231 pages. Photographs. Illustrations. 'Carn Domhnaigh--Inne Agus Inniu. This collection is a record in picture and literary excerpt of life in Carndonagh down the years.' - Preface. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29992. $80
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Herlihy, Jim. The Dublin Metropolitan Police: A Short History and Genealogical Guide, with Notes on Medal Awards and Casualties, and Lists of Members Connected with the London Metropolitain Police, the Irish Revenue Police, the (Royal) Irish Constabulary and the British Army. Foreword by Fergus A. D'Arcy. Dublin, Ireland: Four Courts Press, 2001. 1st printing. xv, 264 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). ISBN 1851824634. #29989. $42.50
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Herlihy, Jim. The Dublin Metropolitan Police: A Complete Alphabetical List of Officers and Men, 1836-1925. Foreword by Fergus A. D'Arcy. Dublin, Ireland: Four Courts Press, 2001. 1st printing. xxii, 270 pages. 'The Alphabetical List provides the first complete list of 12,566 members of the Dublin Metropolitan Police from its foundation to its dissolution.' - Foreword. AS New hardcover. ISBN 1851826017. #29999. $95
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Herlihy, Jim. The Royal Irish Constabulary: A Short History and Genealogical Guide, with a Select List of Medal Awards and Casualties. Foreword by Kevin B. Nowlan. Dublin, Ireland: Four Courts Press, 1999. 3d printing. 254 pages. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. 'This book combines a short history of policing in Ireland with a detailed description of how to trace ancestors who were members of the police forces operating in this country between 1916 and 1922.' - Rear cover. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). ISBN 1851823433. #29990. $90
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Keating, Geoffrey. The History of Ireland, from the Earliest Period to the English Invasion. (3 volumes). Translated from the original Gaelic, and copiously annotated, by John O'Mahony. Publisher's Note by Michael C. O'Laughlin. Kansas City, Missouri: Irish Genealogical Foundation, 1983. Facsimile reprint. First published in 1866. Copy 00213. 3 volumes (I: 396; II: 397-657; III: 658-746 pages). Total 782 pages, including appendices.) Index. Illustrations. Portraits. Maps. ISBN volume 2: 0940134480, volume 3: 0940134497. Fine hardcover volumes; gilt pictorial front covers and gilt spine titles. ISBN 0940134440. #30002. $110
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Killoughey Jubilee 2000 History Group. Killoughey: A Pilgrimage to Our Past. Preface by Denis Mc Nelis. Danny Owens, Chairman. Killoughey, Ireland: Killoughey Jubilee 2000 History Group, 2000. 1st printing. Small 4to. 289 pages. Photographs. Illustrations. Portraits. As New hardcover in AS New dust jacket. #30005. $75
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Leamonaghan Parish Millennium Committee. A Pilgrim People. Foreword by Fr. Aidan Ryan. County Westmeath, Ireland: Leamonaghan Parish Millennium Committee., 1999. 212 pages. Photographs. Illustrations. Foreword dated 1999. Alternate spelling: Lemanaghan. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29985. $75
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Lewis, Samuel. An A-Z of Offaly in 1837. Preface by Raphael Kinhan. Tullamore, Ireland: Esker Press, 1999. xii, 103 pages. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Published for the Offaly Historical and Archaeological Society. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29991. $70
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Maghtochair, pseudonym of Michael Harkin. Inishowen: Its History, Traditions, and Antiquities, Containing a Number of Original Documents Hitherto Unpublished, Procured from the State Paper Office, Continental Libraries, and Private Collections, with Numerous Notes from the 'Annals of the Four Masters,' and Other Stories. Preface to the 1985 Printing by David Dickson. Dublin, Ireland: Mrs. Peggy Harkin Simpson, Printed by Three Candles Printers, 1985. Facsimile reprint. 227 pages. First published in 1867. Very good hardcover. #29993. $35
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Moran, Gerard P. The Mayo Evictions of 1860: Patrick Lavelle and the 'War' in Partry. Contae Mhaigh Eo (County Mayo), Ireland: Foilseachain Naisiunta Teoranta, 1986. Reprint. 16 mo (small book). 143 pages. Illustrations. Map. First published in 1986. Story of Fr. Patrick Lavelle from Murrisk, probably the most famous man ever born in the Westport area. - Rear cover. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). Former owner's blind name stamp on half-title page. #29983. $42.50
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Myers, James P., Jr., editor. Elizabethan Ireland: A Selection of Writings by Elizabethan Writers on Ireland. Hamden, Connecticut: Archon Books, 1983. 1st printing. x, [2], 261 pages. Bibliography. Maps. Frontispiece. Very good hardcover. ISBN 0208020349. #29994. $17.50
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O'Laughlin, Michael C. The Master Book of Irish Surnames: Locations, Ethnic Origins, Variant Spellings & Sources. Kansas City, Missouri: Irish Genealogical Foundation, 1993. Original 1st edition. xvi, 304 pages. Map. Includes over 60,000 entries from the Archives of the Irish Genealogical Foundation. Very good hardcover. Former owner's blind name stamp on front flyleaf. ISBN 0940134322. #30000. $105
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O'Malley, Ernie. On Another Man's Wound. Dublin, Ireland: Anvil Book, 1994. Reprint. 336 pages. Inscribed and signed by Cormac O'Malley. 'This book is an attempt to show the background of the struggle from 1916 to 1921 between an Empire and an unarmed people.' - Author's Introduction. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). Former owner's blind name stamp on half-title page. ISBN 094796231X. #29984. $15
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Sheehan, Jeremiah. The Eskers of Ireland. Moate, County Westmeath, Ireland: Moate Historical Society, 1993. Oblong 8vo. 53 pages. Bibliography. Color and black-and-white photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Occasional Paper, 6. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). Former owner's blind name stamp on title page. ISBN 0952192306. #29988. $45
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Silinonte, Joseph M. Tombstones of the Irish Born, Cemetery of the Holy Cross, Flatbush, Brooklyn. Brooklyn, New York: Joseph Silinonte, 1982. 1st printing. 4to. 112 pages. Photographs. Illustrations. An Irish American source of genealogy. Chapters include Tombstone Inscriptions in Alphabetical Order, A Tabulation of Stones by Irish County, Deeds of Land Acquisitions, and A History of the Cemetery. Very good hardcover. Dated, inscribed and signed by the author. ISBN 0919387187. #30007. $50
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