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Scotch Irish Pioneers in Ulster and America, Bolton, Charles Knowles
1 Bolton, Charles Knowles Scotch Irish Pioneers in Ulster and America
Baltimore, MD Genealogical Publishing Company 1981 Reprint; Various Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Ethel stanwood bolton 
Genealogical Publishing reprint of the 1910 edition. Red cover with gold lettering. Looks almost new. scarce. ; Maps and illustrations; 0.75 x 8.5 x 5.5 Inches; 398 pages; p 
Price: 26.97 USD
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Dime Joker, Darrell, MacDill
2 Darrell, MacDill Dime Joker
New York Henry J. Wehman ca1880 First Edition; 1st Paperback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Booklet of Irish Jokes published around 1880-90. Shows wear and has former owners name written on front, contents clean. Has interesting list of other Wehman publications. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 35 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Dick's Irish Dialect Recitations, Dick, Wm. B.
3 Dick, Wm. B. Dick's Irish Dialect Recitations
New York , NY Dick & Fitzgerald 1879 1st Thus; Various Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold print. Red spine. Very worn on corners and edging. Front end paper missing but title page and contents complete. Rare if not unique copy. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 16mo; 170 pages 
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4 Fennell, Desmond The Changing Face of Catholic Ireland
Corpus Books Washington 1968 0225275252 / 9780225275254 
1st edition. Hardback fine/very good dust A Major workon the modern history of Catholic Ireland. ; 
Price: 19.56 USD
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The English in Ireland in the Eighteenth Century, 3 vol. set, Froude, James Anthony
5 Froude, James Anthony The English in Ireland in the Eighteenth Century, 3 vol. set
New York Scribner, Armstrong, and Co. 1873 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author inscribed in all three volumes on back of title page the following inscription with his signature. "Charles Scribner & Co. of No 654 Broadway New York have authority from me to publish further all works which I have already written or may hearafter write, J. A. Froude, Author, Jan 29, 1871." Brown cloth cover with gold lettering shows some rubs and wear to top and bottom of spine area. Clean contents and Not X Library. Hinges show some weakness otherwise tight. The first volume says "in two volumes", but author added a third volume which is part of this set. James Anthony Froude (Froude rhymes with rood) (April 23, 1818 – October 20, 1894) was an English historian. He was the brother of the Anglo-Catholic polemicist Richard Hurrell Froude and of William Froude, the engineer and naval architect.The son of R. H. Froude, archdeacon of Totnes, he was born at Dartington, Devon. He was educated at Westminster School and Oriel College, Oxford, then the centre of the ecclesiastical revival now called the Oxford Movement. He obtained a second class degree, but won the Chancellor's English essay prize, and was elected a fellow of Exeter College (1842). "So too, in his English in Ireland (1872-1874), which was written to show the futility of attempts to conciliate the Irish, he exaggerates the bad points of the Irish, touches lightly on English atrocities, and emphasizes the influence of Roman Catholicism." was an English historian, novelist, biographer, and editor of Fraser's Magazine. From his upbringing amidst the Anglo-Catholic Oxford Movement, Froude intended to become a clergyman, but doubts about the doctrines of the Anglican church, published in his scandalous 1849 novel The Nemesis of Faith. (Wiki). Extremely rare work with this inscription. ; Author Signed; Signed by Author 
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Edinburgh and Its Neighbourhood, Nelson
6 Nelson Edinburgh and Its Neighbourhood
Edinburgh, Scotland T. Nelson and Sons 1893 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold lettering. Has former owners name in pencil and date of 1893. Nice plates and history of area. Scarce if not rare. ; Nelsons pictorial guide books; Photographs; Oblong Small 4to 9" 
Price: 19.97 USD
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How Admiral William Sowden Sims Writes History From the World's Work, for November, 1919, No Author Listed
7 No Author Listed How Admiral William Sowden Sims Writes History From the World's Work, for November, 1919
Washington, D. C. Model Printing Company 1919 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Rare monograph reprint of article originally published in "The World's Work" Answers to charges made by Admiral Sims on the people of Ireland. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; 8vo; 22 pages 
Price: 22.97 USD
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8 O'Casey, Sean The Green Crow
New York , NY George Braziller 1956 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing Very Good in Very Good dust jacket  
Price clipped, dust jacket in mylar protective cover. Blackcloth with outline of crow in green cover. Excellent copy of this famous work. ; 8vo; 303 pages  
Price: 44.97 USD
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Daniel Quorm and His Religious Notions, Pearse, Rev. Mark Guy
9 Pearse, Rev. Mark Guy Daniel Quorm and His Religious Notions
New York , NY Nelson & Phillips 1877 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Beautiful brown cover with gold engraved inset and print. Bordered in black. Published circa 1862. Mark Guy Pearse (1842 – 1 January 1930) was a Cornish Methodist preacher, lecturer and author who, during the last quarter of the 19th century and the first of the 20th, was a household name throughout Britain and beyond. Born at Camborne, Cornwall, from childhood he "drank in the traditions of Methodism", as his daughter put it. fter a false start in medicine, he studied theology, and in 1863 entered the Wesleyan ministry. His first post on leaving Didsbury College was in Leeds and over the next twenty or so years, he was appointed by the Methodist Conference to ministries in Brixton Hill, Ipswich, Bedford, Highbury, Westminster, Launceston, and Bristol.Very nice copy with gilt illustration on cover and print. It's a novel about a shoemaker, who was also a Methodist "class leader" and his experiences in caring for his "class" of neighbors. Here's a quote from the opening page:"My old friend Daniel Quorm—Brother Dan'el as he was always called—was the village shoemaker, the Methodist "Classleader," and the "Society-steward." As hard-headed as the rounded lapstone on which he hammered all day long, as sharp and quick as his shining awl, as obstinate in holding his own as his seasoned shoe-leather; yet, withal, Brother Dan'el had a heart so kind, so wise, so true, that like the hammer it only beat to do good, and like his awl and thread it was always trying to strengthen some pour soul that had got worn in the rough ways" We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Scarce in this condition.; Illustration 
Price: 34.97 USD
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