Category: History


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Whaling Off Tahiti

By: Dodge, Ernest S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Paris, Societe Des Oceanistes: 1971

Edition: Probable 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 009263

Condition: Very Good

32pp. Illustrated. Dossier 11 in the series. English language. Retail sticker on the front wrap. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

J.P. Donleavy's Ireland: In All Her Sins and in Some of Her Graces

By: Donleavy, J.P.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1986

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 016925

Condition: Very Good

223pp. Illustrated. All edges of the text block lightly foxed. Top edges of the flaps on the jacket foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Eire-Ireland: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Irish Studies, Vol. 47: 3 & 4, Fall Winter 2012

By: Donnelly Jr., James S. & Vera Kreilcamp (eds.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Morristown, The Irish American Cultural Institute: 2012

Seller ID: 008736

Condition: Fine

282pp. Illustrated. Scholarly articles on Harry Clarke's Modernism, Gothic Discourses and State Formation, W.T. Cosgrave and the Election of 1933, Cumaan na nGaedhael, The Murder of Patrick Howard, Big House Burnings in County Cork in 1920-21, The Irish Republican Campaign in the American South, Tabloid Journalism and Irish Nationalism, Robert Burns and Irish Cultural Nationalism and more. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

FutureHype The Tyranny of Prophecy

By: Dublin, Max

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1989

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011239

Condition: Fine

296pp No marks inside, no flaws, as new. Dust jacket has very light edgewear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

William Marshal: The Flower of Chivalry

By: Duby, Georges

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Pantheon Books: 1985

Edition: Tenth Printing.

Seller ID: 011090

Condition: Fine

155pp. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Life of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa the African

By: Edwards, Paul (ed.)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Longman Publishers: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005924

Condition: Good

186pp. Discard ink stamps on the first prelim and the verso of the back wrap. "Used textbook" stickers on the spine and the back wrap. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Customs of Mankind with Notes on Modern Ettiquette and Entertainment

By: Eichler, Lillian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Garden City, Garden City Publishing Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 023803

Condition: Very Good

753pp. Illustrated. Corners bumped, three corners rubbed through at the tips. Ownership inscriptions to the front free endpaper. The jacket is tattered with some tape repair (ineffective). View more info

The Australian Aborigines

By: Elkin, A.P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City, Anchor Books: 1964

Seller ID: 021779

Condition: Good

369pp. + 5pp. adverts. Illustrated. Foreword by Margaret Mead. Ownership inscription across the bottom edge of the text block. Spine creased. Ink call numbers on the spine (private library). Ownership inscription to the half title. View more info

Wolfe Tone: Prophet of Irish Independence

By: Elliott, Marianne

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale Univ. Press: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 3129

Condition: Good

492pp. Illustrated. Text dampstained affecting page 447 to the end. Spine creased. Gift inscription on the verso of the front cover. Ownership blindstamped seal on the first two prelims. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Lore of the Train

By: Ellis, C. Hamilton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gothenberg, AB Nordbok: 1981

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 010219

Condition: Very Good

240pp. Nicely illustrated. Pictorial endpapers. Some spotting to the top edge of the text block and the boards. Jacket tanned, which is common for this title. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info


By: Ervine, St. John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Co: 1925

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007110

Condition: Very Good

341pp. Frontispiece portrait of Charles Stewart Parnell. Parnell was the founder and leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party. Top corners bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Costume Throughout the Ages

By: Evans, Mary

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020137

Condition: Good

358pp. Original decorative purple cloth with lettering and silhouetted bust stamped in silver. Illustrated with 210 illustrations and a frontispiece in color. Back hinge cracked but cleanly repaired with archival quality binding glue. Ex-library with the usual markings. Remnants of a shelf label to the spine. Corners bumped and rubbed through. View more info

London, Memories of Times Past

By: Evans, Mary Anne

Price: $9.00

Publisher: San Diego, Thunder Bay Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020133

Condition: Very Good

176pp. Gorgeous map endpapers. Illustrated with 61 paintings by Rose Barton. Last two dozen pages effected by faint dampstain in the fore margin of the text. Two corners gently bumped. Minor creasing to the jacket. View more info

New Treasures of the Past`

By: Fagan, Brian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble: 2004

Seller ID: 011227

Condition: Fine

208pp. Illustrated. Self wrappered. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Higher Aspects of Greek Religion; Lectures Delivered at Oxford and in London in April and May 1911

By: Farnell, L.R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1912

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 345

Condition: Very Good

155pp. Original blue cloth, stamped in gilt. The Hibbert Lectures, Second Series. Front hinge starting. Corners bumped and rubbed, one corner rubbed through. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Tales Told By Fossils

By: Fenton, Carroll Lane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1966

Seller ID: 011313

Condition: Poor

182pp Illustrated throughout. The flaps from the dust jacket are glued into the front and back covers. Binding tight. No writing inside. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Edges also rubbed. A couple of minor/faint stains on top edge of text block - does not go into text. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Perfect Calendar for Every Year of the Christian Era

By: Fitch, Henry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls: 1927

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009109

Condition: Very Good

45pp. Original red cloth stamped in gilt. Corners bumped. Ownership inscriptions on the front free endpaper. A clean, bright copy. Includes a chronology from 10,000 B.C. to 1927. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Out of the Lion's Paw: Ireland Wins Her Freedom

By: Fitzgibbon, Constantine

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, American Heritage: 1969

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 016571

Condition: Very Good

128pp. Profusely illustrated. Ownership bookplate to the front pastedown. Traces of wear to the extremities. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Barnes & Noble Book of Quotations

By: Fitzhenry, Robert I. , Editor

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble: 1987

Seller ID: 011141

Condition: Very Good

412pp +1pg ads. Owner's name on front free endpaper. Spine creased & sunned heavily. Light edgewear. Indexed and divided into subjects. No writing in text. Binding tight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179: A Visionary Life

By: Flanagan, Sabina

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1993

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 011607

Condition: Very Good

230pp. Illustrated. Traces of soil to the back cover. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info