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1 Walton's New Treasury Of Irish Songs And Ballads: Part 2.
Walton's Musical Instrument Galleries, Dublin: 1966. s Softcover. Fair condition. Two sections in the front are loose, and a very small part of the front cover has been rubbed off. 
This volume contains the words of the songs and ballads, but not the music. 
Price: 28.50 USD
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2 BLACK, J. ANDERSON Your Irish Ancestors.
Paddington Press LTD, New York: 1974. 084670028X / 9780846700289 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 14.25 USD
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3 BLACKSELL, SOPHIE (EDITOR). Time Out: Dublin.
Time Out Guide Limited, London: 2002. 0140293949 / 9780140293944 Third Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
The TIME OUT DUBLIN GUIDE has been completely updated by people who live and work in Ireland's capital. Now in full colour throughout, it is packed with insider information to provide an in-depth and authoritative assessment of this increasingly vibrant and always charming city. 
Price: 190.00 USD
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4 BROMAGE, MARY C. De Valera And The March Of A Nation.
The Noonday Press, New York: 1956. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 22.42 USD
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5 BROWN, MICHAEL. The Irish Enlightenment.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London England: 2016. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
During the eighteenth-century Enlightenment, Scotland and England produced such well-known figures as David Hume, Adam Smith, and John Locke. Ireland's contribution to this revolution in Western thought has received much less attention. Offering a corrective to the view that Ireland was intellectually stagnant during this period, The Irish Enlightenment considers a range of artists, writers, and philosophers who were full participants in the pan-European experiment that forged the modern world. Michael Brown explores the ideas and innovations percolating in political pamphlets, economic and religious tracts, and literary works. John Toland, Francis Hutcheson, Jonathan Swift, George Berkeley, Edmund Burke, Maria Edgeworth, and other luminaries, he shows, participated in a lively debate about the capacity of humans to create a just society. In a nation recovering from confessional warfare, religious questions loomed large. How should the state be organized to allow contending Christian communities to worship freely? Was the public confession of faith compatible with civil society? In a society shaped by opposing religious beliefs, who is enlightened and who is intolerant? The Irish Enlightenment opened up the possibility of a tolerant society, but it was short-lived. Divisions concerning methodological commitments to empiricism and rationalism resulted in an increasingly antagonistic conflict over questions of religious inclusion. This fracturing of the Irish Enlightenment eventually destroyed the possibility of civilized, rational discussion of confessional differences. By the end of the eighteenth century, Ireland again entered a dark period of civil unrest whose effects were still evident in the late twentieth century. Michael Brown is Chair of Irish, Scottish and Enlightenment History at the University of Aberdeen. "[Brown] demonstrates the existence of a significant Enlightenment project in Ireland in the 18th century, a project premised on the basic humanist principle that 'man, not God, is the starting point of understanding.' In so doing, Brown recommends that we go beyond the received view of Ireland as a culture crippled by sectarian politics and restore its intellectual heritage within a more capacious horizon of European and Atlantic history. Against the colonial prejudice that saw Ireland as a place of mayhem and barbarism, Brown constructs a counter-narrative of a vibrant intellectual culture informed by ideas of civility and tolerance. He claims that an important Irish Enlightenment flourished for a period between the War of the Two Kings (James and William, 1688-1691) and the 1790s, before regressing into conflicts of ethnic and religious identity in the 19th century… This controversial reading of the modern Irish mind is a very welcome addition to the ongoing 2016 debates about where Ireland comes from and where it hopes to go."—Richard Kearney, The Irish Times "Masterfully guided by Brown, whose comprehensive gaze embraces books both canonical and obscure, texts written in Gaelic as well as those written in English, works written by women and men, and writings emerging from all fractions of society, we are led to see traces of Enlightenment in the most unlikely places. This is exemplary history. It both reformulates an important problem, and draws swathes of new material into the scholarly conversation."—David Womersley, Standpoint "The Irish Enlightenment has always been seen as something of a poor relation to its English and Scottish siblings. Michael Brown's groundbreaking book explodes the caricature, revealing how Irish thinkers and writers had a passionate 'commitment to a life of the mind' that matched anything elsewhere in Europe or the Americas. Bold engagement with social, religious and political issues revealed an Ireland that was most certainly not 'in a moribund, catatonic state.'"—The Catholic Herald "As Michael Brown points out in The Irish Enlightenment, Jonathan Swift, George Berkeley, and Edmund Burke are among several writers who gave the age of reason a distinct Irish accent."—Brendan Walsh, The Tablet 
Price: 37.95 USD
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6 CAHILL, CHRISTOPHER (EDITOR). The Recorder - Volume 7, Number 1, Summer 1994.
The American Irish Historical Society, New York: 1994. First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A Journal of the American Irish Historical Society. This issue is a Tribute to the Irish writer Benedict Kiely. Includes articles by Seamus Heaney, William Kennedy and Thomas Kinsella among others. 
Price: 37.00 USD
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7 CAHILL, CHRISTOPHER (EDITOR). The Recorder - Volume 8, Number 1, Spring 1995.
The American Irish Historical Society, New York: 1995. First Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A Journal of the American Irish Historical Society. Includes "Intertextuality" by Mary Gordon, "Kavanagh's Wake" by James McCourt, "Two Poems" by James Laughlin, "Two Poems" by Katie Donovan, "The Faceless Creator" by Aidan Higgins, "Names, Dreams, Guns & Nightmares" by Gerry Dukes, "Two Poems" by Thomas John Clarke, and "The Writings of A. J. Leventhal" Eoin O'Brien. 
Price: 37.76 USD
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8 CONNERY, DONALD S. The Irish.
Simon and Schuster, NY: 1968. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A contemporary view of Ireland, based primarily on interviews and personal observations. Contains 16 pages of black and white photos and an Index. 
Price: 6.75 USD
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9 CRUISE O'BRIEN, MAIRE & CONOR. Ireland: A Concise History.
Thames and Hudson, London: 1995. 0500273790 / 9780500273791 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
There is a tragic inevitability about Irish history which this book brings out with clarity, impartiality and compassion. "Conveys the essentials of the whole course of Irish history, and does so in a style - sensitive, well written, stocked with apt comment - that is bound to be found attractive by a wide range of readers." - The Irish Press. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.74 USD
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10 CURTIN, DIANNE; CURTIN, PHILIP (PHOTOGRAPHY). The Creators: Individuals Of Irish Food.
Atrium, Togher: 2007. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A collection of stories about the people behind some of Ireland's best fresh produce and artisan specialties. The Creators is written for anyone for whom buying, cooking and eating good food is one of life's ultimate pleasures. 
Price: 28.45 USD
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11 CURTIS, EDMUND. A History Of Ireland.
University Paperbacks, Methuen: 1964. s Softcover. Reading copy. 

Price: 3.80 USD
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12 DARBY, JOHN (EDITOR). Northern Ireland: The Background To The Conflict.
Syracuse University Press, Syracuse: 1987. 0815624174 / 9780815624172 Third printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
"This volume of ten essays is one of the most valuable recent contributions....Their common ground is a focus upon the internal study of Northern Ireland since 1969. More specifically, the contributors direct attention to the level of community relations, formal and informal, and the consequences of the violence felt there."-The History Teacher. Includes an Index. 
Price: 35.63 USD
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13 DAVENPORT, FIONA; SMALLMAN, TOM; YALE, PAT; WHEELER, TONY. Lonely Planet: Dublin.
Lonely Planet Publications, Melbourne: 1999. 0864426100 / 9780864426109 3rd Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Includes 16 page full-color map section, and illustrated guide to the city's pubs, easy-to-follow walks to the city's highlights, hundreds of accommodation and eating options, a comprehensive architecture section, and trips to Dublin's seaside suburbs and surrounding countryside. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.39 USD
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14 DAVIES, JOHN. The Making Of Wales.
Alan Sutton, Gloucestershire: 1996. 0750911425 / 9780750911429 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. DJ has chips and tears. 

Price: 28.50 USD
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15 DELANEY, MARY MURRAY; REIN, RICHARD (ILLUSTRATIONS). Of Irish Ways.
Harper & Row, New York. 0064640353 / 9780064640350 Fourteenth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Offers a complete look at Ireland - its history, customs, literature, landscape, traditions, and people, including its American sons and daughters. "Reading the book and looking at Rein's Drawings are like visiting a part of the world which is still unspoiled and lovely."- Publishers Weekly 
Price: 13.73 USD
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16 DIGGIN, MICHAEL; FAILTE, BORD (PHOTOGRAPHY BY). Beautiful Galway Connemara & The Burren.
Gill & Macmillan, Dublin: 1993. 0717120708 / 9780717120703 s Softcover. Good condition. 
"Even those who know little of Ireland, its fascinations and attractions, Have heard of Galway Bay. No doubt this is largely due to the famous song." And so begins Beautiful Galway Connemara & The Burren. 
Price: 28.03 USD
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17 DUFFY, SEAN (EDITOR). The Macmillan Atlas Of Irish History.
Macmillan, New York: 1997. 0028620119 / 9780028620114 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Here is the first full-color atlas of Ireland's history - from the ancient Celtic times right up to the tumult of the present day. Using a combination of 70 color illustrations and more than 60 specially-commissioned thematic maps, the atlast is a superb graphic representation of Ireland's rich past. Includes an Index. 
Price: 37.53 USD
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18 EDWARDS, GEORGE. The Grolier Club Iter Hibernicum.
The Grolier Club, New York: 1998. 0910672210 / 9780910672214 h Hardcover. Brand new book. 
At the end of May in 1997, various Grolier Club members visited Ireland. During the trip, the members presented some of fine Grolier Club publications to leading Irish cultural institutions and left some titles including Grolier 100 and One Hundred Books Famous in Medicine to be housed in the National Library of Ireland, Trinity College Library, Marsh's Library, and Saint Patrick's College. Many other publications can now be found in the Chester Beatty Library and the National Gallery of Ireland. This book describes the many voyages adventured during the Club's trip to Ireland. It describes the group's pilgrimage to Malahide, their visit to Maynooth, various activities, Irish homes and gardens, and the many splendors explored during their visit. The catalogue is illustrated with photographs and includes a farewell poem, a list of the travelers, and an itinerary of their daily activities. 
Price: 59.38 USD
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19 FENNELL, DESMOND (EDITOR). The Changing Face Of Catholic Ireland.
Corpus Books, Washington: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 25.65 USD
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20 FODOR'S TRAVEL PUBLICATIONS STAFF. Fodor's '98: Ireland, The Complete Guide With Dublin Walks, Country Drives, Ancient Sites Golf And Shopping.
Fodor's Travel Publication, New York: 1997. 0679034900 / 9780679034902 s Softcover. Fair condition. 
A book for the tourist that tells them where to go and what to see in Ireland. Includes a full color Rand McNally map. Includes an Index. 
Price: 8.31 USD
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