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The Old Boys.

by Trevor, William.

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition
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$25.00

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New York.: Viking Press.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. First American Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 186 pp. Trevor (1928-2016) is considered one of the top writers of the twentieth century, especially in the realm of short stories. This is his second book, a satire of the old graduates of an … Read more
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The Boarding-House.

by Trevor, William.

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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London, UK.: Bodley Head.. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; 287pp. Trevor (1928-2016) is considered one of the top writers of the twentieth century. This is his third novel. Light soiling on text block edges, otherwise, a clean, sturdy copy. Dust jacket has some staining, soiling… Read more
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$30.00
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The Love Department.

by Trevor, William.

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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London, UK.: Bodley Head.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; 295 pp. Trevor (1928-2016) is considered one of the top writers of the twentieth century. This is his fourth novel. Text block head dust soiled, a faint small stain on title page, otherwise, a clean, sturdy… Read more
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$55.00
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The Mirror in the Dusk

by MacNamara, Brinsley. (John Weldon)

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Published
1928
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
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$20.00

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London, UK.: Sampson, Low, Marston.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1928. Hardcover. 12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; (4) - 278 - (14) pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Four page biographical sketch of the author by Abdrew E. Malone followed by 10 pages of publisher's adverts at the back. First… Read more
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The Deserter

by Elizabeth, Charlotte. (Hannah More)

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Published
1876
Condition
Very Good- with no dust jacket
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$30.00

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New York.: Dodd, Mead & Company.. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1876. Hardcover. 16mo - 17 x 11 cm.; 239 pp. Decorative red cloth with red lettering on gilt panels (both the spine and the front board) along with black border rules and scroll work on the front board, blind stamped border rules on the back… Read more
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Maurice Tyrone: or The Fair Saxon. A Novel

by McCarthy, Justin

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Published
1883
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$80.00

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New York.: D. & J. Sadlier & Company.. Very Good. 1883. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; 574 pp. Dark blue cloth with ornate stampings (both gilt and blind) on the spine and the front board. McCarthy (1830-1912) was an Irish nationalist from Cork who besides being very active in politics, also wrote… Read more
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$80.00
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Talk, Talk

by Sirr, Peter

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781852350185
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$17.50

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Dublin, Ireland.: Gallery Press.. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1987. First Edition. Softcover. 1852350180 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 68 pp. Plain white wrappers with no lettering and with an orange dust jacket. Published simultaneously in both hard and soft cover editions on December 11, 1987, this is the first soft cover edition and… Read more
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Pentahedron

by Joyce, Trevor

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$16.00

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Dublin, Ireland.: New Writers' Press.. Very Good. 1972. First Edition. Softcover. 8vo - 22 x 15.5 cm.; 53 pp. Trevor Joyce's third book of poetry with 27 poems. Published in an edition of 1000 copies. From the back cover: "Pentahedron is a collection of experimental poems. The poems attempt to make language describe reality while at the… Read more
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$16.00
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Had I a Thousand Lives

by McGuckian, Medbh

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Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781852353469
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$12.50

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Oldcastle, Ireland.: Gallery Books.. Near Fine. 2003. First Edition. Softcover. 1852353465 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 105 pp. Published simultaneously in both hardcover and softcover in July of 2003, this is the first soft cover edition. The cover illustration, "Bird on a Wire", is by Basil Blackshaw. From the back cover: "The graph of this… Read more
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$12.50
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Penn

by Berkeley, Sara

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781851860135
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$6.00

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Dublin, Ireland / Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.: Raven Arts Press / Thistledown Press.. Near Fine. 1989. First Edition. Softcover. 1851860132 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 48 pp. A collection of 38 poems by this Irish writer. Price sticker on the lower fore corner of the back cover, else fine. Raven Arts ISBN - 1851860132. Thistledown ISBN - 0920633587.… Read more
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$6.00
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All Souls. (Revised edition)

by Coady, Michael

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Published
2006
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781852352110
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$10.00

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Oldcastle, Ireland.: Gallery Press.. Fine. 2006. Softcover. 1852352116 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 138 - (6) pp. First published in 1997, revised in 2001, this the second printing of the revised edition. ". . . a compendium of poetry, story, illustration and memoir". .
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$10.00
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Peppercanister Poems, 1972-1978

by Kinsella, Thomas

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina.: Wake Forest University Press.. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1979. First Edition. Softcover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 159 pp. Plain white wrappers with no lettering fitted with a tan coloured dust jacket. All the poems in this collection had been previously published by the poet's own press, the Peppercanister Press.… Read more
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$15.00
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Watching the Morning Grow

by Hutchinson, Pearse

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Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Dublin, Ireland.: Gallery Press.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1972. First Edition. Softcover. 8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 47 pp. Plain white glossy wraps with no lettering. Tan dust jacket with black lettering and art work. Published simultaneously in both a hard cover (300 printed) and a soft cover with 1700 copies printed. This is… Read more
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$15.00
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Hidden Extras

by O'Driscoll, Dennis

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780948268229
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$20.00

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Dublin, Ireland / London, UK.: Dedalus Press / Anvil Press Poetry.. Near Fine. 1987. First Edition. Softcover. 0948268220 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 79 pp. Published jointly by Dedalus Press and Anvil Poetry Press, this is the first Dedalus Press edition and is Dennis O'Driscoll's second published book of poetry with 52 poems in this… Read more
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$20.00
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Islandman: A Poem

by Kennelly, Brendan

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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Mornington, Ireland.: Profile Press.. Very Good. 1980. Softcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 14.5 cm.; 36 pp. First published in 1977, this is a reprint. Illustrated with small black and white line drawings by Denis Bannister. The bottom fore corner is bumped and the spine is darkened a tad as are the cover margins next to the spine.… Read more
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$15.00
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Home Movie Nights

by Berkeley, Sara

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781851860500
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$6.00

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Dublin, Ireland / Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.: Raven Arts Press / Thistledown Press.. Near Fine. 1989. First Edition. Softcover. 1851860509 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 62 pp. A collection of 44 poems by this Irish writer. Price sticker on the lower fore corner of the back cover, else fine. Raven Arts ISBN - 1851860509. Thistledown ISBN - 0920633595.… Read more
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$6.00
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Venus and the Rain

by McGuckian, Medbh

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780192119629
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$6.00

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Oxford, UK.: Oxford University Press.. Very Good-. 1984. First Edition. Softcover. 0192119621 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 55 pp. A collection of 45 poems by a then younger Ulster poet, her second published book of poetry. Very slight wear to the edges of the covers and the spine has a lateral crease in the middle.… Read more
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$6.00
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A Northern Spring

by Ormsby, Frank

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780904011920
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$7.00

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London, UK / Dublin, Ireland.: Martin Secker & Warburg / Gallery Press.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1986. First Edition. Softcover. 0904011925 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (8) - 53 - (3) pp. Plain white wrappers fitted with a pale green dust jacket with blue and black lettering and art work. Published simultaneously as both… Read more
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$7.00
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Pillow Talk

by Meehan, Paula

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781852351335
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$15.00

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Oldcastle, Ireland.: Gallery Press.. Fine. 1994. First Edition. Softcover. 1852351330 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 74 pp. Published simultaneously in both a hard (cloth bound) and soft cover edition, this is the first soft cover edition from July 22, 1994. Forty-three poems in this collection. .
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$15.00
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Night on Hibernia

by Ennis, John

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780902996465
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$7.50

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Dublin, Ireland.: Gallery Books.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1976. First Edition. Softcover. 0902996460 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 61 pp. Plain glossy white wrappers with a pale blue dust jacket. Published simultaneously in a hard and soft cover ediiton, this is the first soft cover edition. The author's first book. Twenty eight poems… Read more
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$7.50

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