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TWENTY YEARS A-GROWING

by O'Sullivan, Maurice

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1963
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NY: Viking , 1963. Hard Cover. 10th printing. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Dust jacket spine a bit age darkened. Translated from the Irish by Moya Llewelyn Davies and George Thomson..
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BROGEEN AND THE BRONZE LIZARD

by Lynch, Patricia, Illustrated by H.B. Vestal

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NY: Macmillan, 1970 Hard Cover. Very Good in a Near Fine Dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Damp stain to lower edge of book, front free endpaper has a darkenened spot where previous owners bookplate was carefully removed. Brogeen, the leprechaun, goes in search of the monster that threatens the Queen's fairy court. The fantasy skillfully works folklore into a story… Read more
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GREAT FOLK TALES OF OLD IRELAND.

by McGarry, Mary, compiler.

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Bell Publishing, (1972) 11th Printing. Illustrated by Richard Hook. 112 pages, boards. Collection of 17 Celtic stories retold & translated by various writers. FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket.. Hard Cover.
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FRANCIE ON THE RUN

by van Stockum, Hilda

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9781883937133
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SF: Bethlehem Books & Ignatius Press, (1939) Illus by author. 1996 Reprint. 293 pgs, softbound wraps. FINE in original shrink wrap. Francie from THE COTTAGE AT BANTRY BAY has had a successful operation in Dublin & wants to go home. He leaves & hops on the first train only to end up on a tour around the Emerald Isle… Read more
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THE CRUISE OF THE SANTA MARIA

by Dillon, Eilis, Illustrated by Richard Kennedy

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NY: Funk & Wagnalls, 1967 Hard Cover. Fine in a Very Good- Dustjacket. First Edition. Almost an inch missing from upper spine end. Sailing story about two boys and a supposedly bad luck boat..
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TALES FOR THE TELLING.

by O'Brien, Edna., Illustrated by Michael Foreman

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NY: Atheneum, 1986. Hard Cover. Very Fine in a Very Fine dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Irish Folk & Fairy Stories. 128 pgs, boards. 12 stories of legendary heroes & mundane mortals illus in full color by Foreman, the Greenaway Medal Winner..
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THE SWORD OF CULANN

by Levin, Betty

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Published
1973
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First edition, First Printing
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NY: Macmillan, 1973. Hard Cover. Near FIne in a Near Fine dustjacket. Juvenile time-slip fantasy. Front free endpaper has a yellowed spot where previous owners bookplate was carefully removed.. First edition, First Printing.
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KING OF THE KERRY FAIR

by Meredith, Nicolete

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1960
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Fine
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NY: Crowell, 1960. A tale of an Irish fair and two boys and their goats, illustrated with woodcuts. Dj spine is slightly age darkened, dj has a small chip missing from lower spine edge and one closed edge tear to upper front edge.. First edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good+ Dustjacket. Illus. by Nonny Hogrogian.
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SHAMROCK & SPEAR Tales and Legends From Ireland

by Pilkington, F.M.

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NY: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1968 Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon. .
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THE ORDEAL OF ANNE DEVLIN

by McKown, Robin

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Julian Messner NY 1963 Hard Cover. First Edition. Fine in a near fine dustjacket. 190pgs, Juvenile biography..
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QUEEN WITHOUT CROWN.

by Polland, Madeleine., Illustrated by Herbert Danska

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NY: HR&W, 1965. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. First Edition. 190 pages, boards. Story of the wild pirate Queen who led her people in fierce resistance to English efforts at occupation of Ireland in the 16th c..
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THE WHITE COCKADE

by Cordell, Alexander

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NY: Viking, 1970 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 138 pgs, cloth. Rousing tale of bold deeds & dark intrigue in 18th c. Ireland. First title in a trilogy..
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THE BALLAD OF BIDDY EARLY

by Willard, Nancy, Illustrated by Barry Moser

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9780394884141
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NY: Knopf, 1989 Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine Dustjacket. First Edition Thus. SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY MOSER. 39 pgs, boards. Collection of poems about Biddy Early, Ireland's Wise Woman of Clare, & her associates, animal, human & supernatural. Haunting watercolor illus. .
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THE TOWER OF KILRAVEN

by Crowe, Cecily

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Holt, Rinehart & Winston NY 1965 Hard Cover. First edition. Near Fine in a near fine dust jacket 185pgs, Back panel of dust jacket soiled..
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CHILDREN OF THE RED KING

by Polland, Madeleine, Illustrated by Anette Macarther-Onslow

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NY: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1961 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Near Fine dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Dj spine lightly sun faded, else FINE..
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HOME IN FLAMES

by Winn, Janet

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Chic: Follett, 1972 Hard Cover. FINE in a Very Good dusttjacket. FIRST PRINTING. Novel of the Irish Struggle 217 pgs, cloth. Story of an Irish family forced to leave their land, flee across England & take flight to America..
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THE SEALS

by Dillon, Eilis

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Funk & Wagnalls NY 1968 Hard Cover. FINE in a Near Fine, clipped dustjacket. First Edition. Illustrated by Richard Kennedy 127pgs. Dj is soiled and a bit rubbed, but all edges are intact.
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BROGEEN FOLLOWS THE MAGIC TUNE

by Lynch, Patricia

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First American Edition
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NY: Macmillan, 1968 165 pgs, reinforced cloth. Brogeen the leprechaun takes a lonely fiddler into the Fairy fort where he steals the Magic Tune. Previous owners's ink inscription. Soiled dustjacket.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Clipped Dustjacket. Illus. by Ralph Pinto.
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MICHAEL AND HIS FRIENDS

by Casserley, Anne, Illustrated by Richard Kennedy

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London: Faber & Faber, 1940 Hard Cover. First Edition Thus. 136 pages, cloth. Story about Michael & the Flanagan Pig who go to the Fair together but become separated. Originally published under the title MICHAEL OF IRELAND. FINE in dustjacket with small chips..
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SHAUN AND THE BOAT AN IRISH STORY

by Molloy, Anne, Illustrated by Barbara Cooney

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NY: Hastings House, 1965 Hard Cover. FINE in a Very Good+ Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION. 46pgs, Dust jacket somewhat yellowed, lower corners of book lightly bumped..
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