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Auction Description for Ashgove Auction Rooms: Rare Books & Jewellery, Furniture & Works of Art
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Sunday 6th April 2pm to 6pm. Monday 7th April 10am to 4pm. Day of sale from 10am.
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Rare Books & Jewellery, Furniture & Works of Art

by Ashgrove Auction Rooms


872 lots with images

April 8, 2014

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Newbridge Road

Jigginstown

Naas, Co. Kildare, Ireland

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Abstract of the Deeds Inrolled in Chancery,

Lot 1: Abstract of the Deeds Inrolled in Chancery,

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Description: Abstract of the Deeds Inrolled in Chancery, pursuant to the Act 4 & 5 William IV., cap. 92, entitled an Act for the Abolition of Fines and Recoveries, and for the Substitution of more simple modes of assurance in Ireland: 1834-1839 Compiled from the original inrolments in the Rolls Office, by George Hatchell. Pub Dublin: Alexander Thom 1840. 296pp, half leather with gilt title to spine 'Irish Deed's in Chancery 1834-1839'.

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A Collection of Irish Geographical Pamphlets &

Lot 2: A Collection of Irish Geographical Pamphlets &

Description: A Collection of Irish Geographical Pamphlets & Souvenir Programmes: Restoration of the Cathedral of St. Brendan, Ardfert. Dublin: Henry Gonne 1852 Royal and Saintly Cashel by Andrew Finn, Dublin: Catholic Truth Society 1929 The Shannonside Annual Three vols - 1957, 1959 & 1960 'Brochure - Ceremonies on Tara Hill, 3rd Oct 1948' 'The Ua Maelechlainn Kings of Meath' by Rev Paul Walsh Dublin: Browne and Nolan 1941 Official National Monument Pamphlets for Tara & St. Patrick's Rock, Cashel, Co. Tipperary Dublin: The Stationery Office. Souvenir Programme for Eighteenth National Rural Week, St. Columban's College, Navan. 1955 Souvenir Programme for the Boyne Valley Festival 1963 'Crichad an Chaoilli - Being the Topography of Ancient Fermoy' by Patrick Power. Cork University Press 1932 (12).

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The Parish of Taney - A History of Dundrum, Near

Lot 3: The Parish of Taney - A History of Dundrum, Near

Description: The Parish of Taney - A History of Dundrum, Near Dublin, And It's Neighbourhood by Francis Elrington Ball. Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, & Co. 1895 The Cathedral Towns and Intervening Places of England, Ireland and Scotland by Thomas W. Silloway and Lee L. Powers Boston: Williams 1883 St. Kieran's College Kilkenny Dublin: MH Gill and Son, 1951 (3)

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Scarce: A Copy of: Ornamental Irish Antiquities by

Lot 4: Scarce: A Copy of: Ornamental Irish Antiquities by

Description: Scarce: A Copy of: Ornamental Irish Antiquities by Waterhouse and Company Second Edition. Dublin: I. & E. MacDonnell. 1853; 8 vo, 22pp., contains woodcut illustrations of Tara Brooch, with an account of it's discovery (back & front), Claredon Brooch, Knight Templar Brooch, Arbutus Berry brooch, Dublin University Brooch, Briam Boroimhe's Harp, Lanigan harp, Knight Templar Pin, Tara Pin, etc. Early Irish History and Antiquities and the History of West Cork by Rev. O'Halloran. Dublin: Sealy, Bryers and Walker 1916 (2)

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Three Waterford Interest Publications: History ,

Lot 5: Three Waterford Interest Publications: History ,

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Description: Three Waterford Interest Publications: History , Guide and Directory of County and City of Waterford, 1894 by PM Egan Hardcover. First Ed. Pages, 732 (plus Directory). With Map of County Waterford, and illustrations. Original brown cloth, title in gilt to upper cover and spine, covers lightly worn, contents good. Profusely illustrated with photographs and illustrations. The Illustrated Guide to Waterford, compiled by Edmund Downey Pub: The Waterford News 1919 In the Waterford Highlands Printed & Pub: The Waterford News Two Pamphlet Copies of: 'The Geology of Killarney & Kenmare' The Stationery Office, Dublin, 1927. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. iv, 111 pages. 10 plates, 24 diagrams and maps. Published in the series: "Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Ireland. 'Longley's - The Killarney Lakes By Rail, Boat, Coach, and on Foot.... with a Panoramic Itinerary of the Great Southern and Western Railway' No date, 1884, 16 pages + advertising. 'Courtmacsherry' by Rev. Jeremiah Burke (7).

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Ireland Draft Constitution: Dréacht-Bhunreacht.

Lot 6: Ireland Draft Constitution: Dréacht-Bhunreacht.

Description: Ireland Draft Constitution: Dréacht-Bhunreacht. Draft Constitution. Mar Do Haontuíodh Ag Dáil Eireann. As Approved by Dáil Eireann. No date, published 1937. 117pp., opposing Irish & English pages. Original paper covers.

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A Limited Edition Copy of: Rummy That Noble Game

Lot 7: A Limited Edition Copy of: Rummy That Noble Game

Description: A Limited Edition Copy of: Rummy That Noble Game by A. E. Chopard & Robert Gibbings ...Expounded in Prose, Poetry, Diagram and Engraving By A. E. Coppard and Robert Gibbings with an Account of Certain Diversions Into the Mountain Fastnesses of Cork and Kerry. Golden Cockerel Press, UK, 1932. Hardcover. First Edition. A limited edition of 1000 copies with wood engravings by Gibbings. With dustjacket.

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Political & Social: Speeches at The Bar and in The

Lot 8: Political & Social: Speeches at The Bar and in The

Description: Political & Social: Speeches at The Bar and in The Senate by The Right Honourable Wm. Conyngham, Lord Plunkett, Lord High Chancellor of Ireland Edited, With a Memoir and Historican Notices by John Cashel Hoey Dublin: James Duffy 1862. Embossed green cover with gilt title to spine Scarce: A Correct Copy of The Evidence Taken before a Committee of The House of Commons upon the Conduct of His Royal Highness The Commander in Chief; in Which are Included Several Documents That Have Not Yet Appeared before the Public. London: Printed for C. Mutlow 1809. Henry Grattan: A Historical Study by John George MacCarthy Dublin: Hodges, Figgis & Co., 1886 The New Querist Dublin: Printed by Colm O Lochainn at The Sign of the Three Candles 1933. pp34. A Copy of: 'Young Ireland A Fragment of Irish History 1840-1845' by Sir Charles Gavan Duffy Dublin: M.H. Gill & Son 1884. Irish People's Edition Rebound in green cloth boards with gilt lettering (5)

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German Interest Der Struwelpeter by Dr. Heinrich

Lot 9: German Interest Der Struwelpeter by Dr. Heinrich

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Description: German Interest Der Struwelpeter by Dr. Heinrich Hoffmann Emil Pinkau & Co. AG Leipzig, 1930 Parabeln by Mrs. A Gatty Leipzig: 1858 John Banim, ein Nachahmer Walter Scotts by Anna Steger Buchdruckerei Karl Dores, 1935 (3).

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Eight Northern Ireland Interest Books & Pamphlets:

Lot 10: Eight Northern Ireland Interest Books & Pamphlets:

Description: Eight Northern Ireland Interest Books & Pamphlets: A Limited Edition Copy of: Derry Clergy and Parishes by Rev James B. Leslie Enniskillen: 1937 Guide to Belfast, The Giant's Causeway and The North of Ireland by Robert Esler Belfast: Wm. Strain 1884 Waifs of Conversation by W.H.H Belfast: James Magill 1876 The Battle of Ulster or, The Siege of Derry by Robert Scott Hamilton Belfast: James Johnston 1862 The Abbey Church of Bangor by the Rev. Charles Scott Belfast: W & G Baird 1886 An Ards Farmer or, An Account of the Life of James Shanks by James C. Rutherford Belfast: Davidson & McCormack 1913 Topographical Sketches of Armagh and Tyrone by Edward Rogers Fourth Ed., Armagh: R.P. McWatters 1926 Waddington's Guide to Belfast and the County of Down York: T.A.J. Waddington (8)

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A Collection of Irish Literary & Poetry Books: The

Lot 11: A Collection of Irish Literary & Poetry Books: The

Description: A Collection of Irish Literary & Poetry Books: The Eloquent Dempsy by William Boyle Dublin: MH Gill & Son. 1907 Cathleen Ni Houlihan by W.B. Yeats London: A.H. Bullen 1906 The Robber Chieftain: An Historical Tale of Dublin Castle Dublin: James Duffy 1863 The Irish Bar Sinister by Matthew Steadling London: Simpkin Marshall & Co., 1872 Echoes of Tyrconnel - A Collection of Legendary and Other Poems by Rebecca Scott Londonderry 1880 Dalaradia; or, The Days of King Milcho by William Collins New York: D & J Sadlier 1880.(6)

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A Collection of Irish Literary & Poetry Books: My

Lot 12: A Collection of Irish Literary & Poetry Books: My

Description: A Collection of Irish Literary & Poetry Books: My Pocket Book; or Hints.....to Be Called The Stranger in Ireland In 1806, With Humorous Plates by A Knight Errant London: Printed for vernor, Hood, and Sharpe, Poultry 1808. Finn Varra Maa (The Irish Santa Claus) An Irish Fairy Pantomime in Four Acts by T.H. Nally Dublin: The Tablot Press 1917 Lays of The Western Gael, and Other Poems by Sir. Samuel Ferguson Dublin: Sealy, Bryers & Walker 1888 The Harp of Erin, collected, arranged and annotated by Ralph Varian Dublin: M'Glashan & Gill 1869 Rhyme with Reason, a Garland of Irish Shamrocks, Many of Them Grown in America Chicago: P'G. Smyth 1911 Poems by Louis MacNiece New York: Random House 1937 Ballads of Rebellion by Peter Golden 1914 Poems, Illustrative of Grace, Creation, Suffering by Rev. Richard Sinclair Brooke Dublin: James McGlashan 1852 (8)

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Legal: A Commentary Upon The Jurisdiction of the

Lot 13: Legal: A Commentary Upon The Jurisdiction of the

Description: Legal: A Commentary Upon The Jurisdiction of the Court of The Assistant Barrister... by Matthew O'Donnell. Dublin: Hodges and Smith 1851 The Constitution of England Or, An Account of The English Government ....by J.L. De Lolme. A New Edition, Corrected. London: Printed for GG & J Robinson, J. Stockdale & Murray and Highley Full calf binding. (2).

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A Rare & Important Folio: Fraternity by Stephen

Lot 14: A Rare & Important Folio: Fraternity by Stephen

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Description: A Rare & Important Folio: Fraternity by Stephen Spender (1909-1995), Kandinsky & Miro: Publisher: Atelier 17, Paris and New York 1939 Translated by Louis Aragon and Complete with All Nine Signed Engravings, laid in loose and individually signed, signed poem by Stephen Spender & signed translation by Louis Aragon. Limited Edition, no 38 of 113. The collection was compiled to protest the rise of facism in Europe in the 30's, with artistic contributions by Joan Miro, Wassily Kandinsky, Luis Vargas, Stanley William Hayter, Roderick Mean, Josef Hecht, John Buckland-Wright, Dolf Rieser and Dalla Husband. The engravings include one drypoint, one etching, aquatint and roulette, one with soft ground etching. They are all printed on full-sheet Montval handmade paper with deckle-edges preserved. Sheets: 220 x 165 mm (8 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Plates: 89 x 60 mm (3 1/2 x 2 3/8 in.).

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Collections on Irish Church History From the MSS

Lot 15: Collections on Irish Church History From the MSS

Description: Collections on Irish Church History From the MSS of the Late V. Rev. Laurence F. Renehan, DD., President of Maynooth College. Edited by The Rev. Daniel McCarthy. Volume I - Irish Archbishops. Pub: Dublin Warren & Richardson 1861. Half leather binding with Maynooth College crest to front. 522pp. 1st Ed, together with The Analecta of David Rothe, Bishop of Ossory, edited by Patrick F. Moran. Pub: Dublin M.H. Gill and Son 1884 Original green cloth boards with gilt to spine, Good, tight copy. Mostly in Latin (with 122 pp English intro.). 608pp. (2).

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A First Edition Copy of: Ireland: Dublin, Wicklow,

Lot 16: A First Edition Copy of: Ireland: Dublin, Wicklow,

Description: A First Edition Copy of: Ireland: Dublin, Wicklow, Waterford, Cork, Limerick, Killarney, The South; A Lecture for the Magic Lantern, and a Guide to the Tourist by S.C. Hall London: Poulton and Son. No date, c. 1840's.

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Four Plays by J.M. Synge Dublin: Maunsell &

Lot 17: Four Plays by J.M. Synge Dublin: Maunsell &

Description: Four Plays by J.M. Synge Dublin: Maunsell & Company 1911 The four plays being The Shadow of the Glen, Riders to the Sea, The Well of the Saints and The Tinker's Wedding. 179pp. With gilt lettering to spine & Queen's University of Belfast crest to front. Good copy, & Poems and Translations by John M. Synge Dublin and London: Maunsel and Co. Lts 1920 (2).

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Twenty Two Geology Pamphlets in One Binding with

Lot 18: Twenty Two Geology Pamphlets in One Binding with

Description: Twenty Two Geology Pamphlets in One Binding with Bookplate of William Swanston FGS: The Age of the Basalts of The North-East Atlantic by J.Starkie Gardner. Read before The Belfast Naturalists' Field Club 1884; Fossil Plants in Basalt of the North-East of Ireland by J.Starkie Gardner; Leaf-Beds and Gravels of Ardtun, etc., in Mull From the Quarterly Journal of the geological Society 1887; On the Silurian Rocks of County Down; List of the Cretaceous Forminifera of Keady Hill, Co. Derry by Joseph Wright; Estuarine Clays of the North-East of Ireland R. Lloyd Praeger Dublin: The University Press 1892 Inscribed 'Wm Swanston with the author's compliments' Geological Notices on the Environs of Belfast, The East Coast of Antrim and The Giant's Causeway by James Bryce. Dublin: James McGlashan 1852; Observations on the Geology of the Black Mountain by William Gault. 1877 Inscribed 'To Wm Swanston, Esq. FGS, with kind regards of Wm Gault'; Reprinted from The Scientific Proceedings of The Royal Dublin Society - Slates and Clays. Half leather binding with gilt lettering to spine, and the bookplate of William Swanston, FGS to inner cover. Hand written sheets at the front listing pamphlets and authors.

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Legal: A Report Of Some Proceedings On The

Lot 19: Legal: A Report Of Some Proceedings On The

Description: Legal: A Report Of Some Proceedings On The Commission Of Oyer And Terminer And Goal Delivery : For The Trial Of The Rebels In The Year 1746 In The County Of Surry, And Of Other Crown Cases. Dublin: Printed for Sarah Cotter 1763. Full leather binding. Principles of Penal Law, The Third Edition. Dublin: Printed for John Milliken 1762 Both with bookplate of Michael Kearney, Fellow Trinity College Dublin (2).

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A Hand-Book of Irish Antiquities by William

Lot 20: A Hand-Book of Irish Antiquities by William

Description: A Hand-Book of Irish Antiquities by William Wakeman. Dublin: Hodges, Figgis & Co,1891. Green cloth cover with gilt Celtic cross to front and title to spine, book plate for Randolph Berens. Good copy; On the Study of Celtic Literature by Matthew Arnold. London: Smith, Elfer and Co., 1867; Homer's Iliad, Translated into Irish Verse by John, Archbishop of Tuam ....on correspondance pages the original Greek, and Irish translation. First book,. Dublin: John Cumming, 1844 (3)

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Pamphlets: Facts and Figures About Ireland Parts 1

Lot 21: Pamphlets: Facts and Figures About Ireland Parts 1

Description: Pamphlets: Facts and Figures About Ireland Parts 1 & 2 by Thomas Wrigley Grimshaw. Dublin: Hodges, Figgis & Co, 1893 Part 1: A Summary and Analysis of the Principal Statistics of Ireland for the Fifty Years 1841-1890.. 59pp, folding tables; Part 2: Comprising Comparative Statistics of Irish Counties; with tables of the Principal Statistics of the counties for each of the six decennial census years, 1841-1891; and a summary and analysis. folding tables. Covers scuffed and sm. tears to sides, part 1 - back cover and table detached, part 2 - loose sheets (2).

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Volume 1 of: History of Ireland, Ancient and

Lot 22: Volume 1 of: History of Ireland, Ancient and

Description: Volume 1 of: History of Ireland, Ancient and Modern, Taken from the Most Authentic Records by James MacGeoghegan .....translated from the French by P. O'Kelly Dublin: Printed for the Author of the Translation. 1831. 523pp. First published in Paris in 1758, under the Authority of the King of France, and dedicated to the Irish Brigade.

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A Limited Edition Copy of: A Plurality of Words by

Lot 23: A Limited Edition Copy of: A Plurality of Words by

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Description: A Limited Edition Copy of: A Plurality of Words by Bernard de Fontenelle Published by Nonesuch Press, England, 1929. No 138/1200. Cream limp vellum binding with gilt stamps of fairies on front.

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Navy List: Steel's Original and Correct List of

Lot 24: Navy List: Steel's Original and Correct List of

Description: Navy List: Steel's Original and Correct List of the Royal Navy, Hired Armed-vessels, Gun-boats, Revenue and Excise Cutters, and Packets, with Their Commanders and Stations ... Corrected to March, 1798. London: printed for D. Steel 1798. 50pp.,

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A Two Volume Set: The Comic History of England by

Lot 25: A Two Volume Set: The Comic History of England by

Description: A Two Volume Set: The Comic History of England by Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett Published by Punch Office, London 1847 & 1847 First Eds. Half calf bindings with marbled boards. Each volume with 10 coloured etchings and 120 woodcuts by John Leech. Very good; & The Comic English Grammar London: Richard Bentley 1840 First Ed, with upwards of fifty characteristic illustrations by J. Leech. Publishers decorated brown cloth. Spine cracked. (3)

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A Handwritten Daily Journal From Pollacton House,

Lot 26: A Handwritten Daily Journal From Pollacton House,

Description: A Handwritten Daily Journal From Pollacton House, Carlow (also known as Pollardstown House). 1878-1888.

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On An Irish Jaunting-Car Through Donegal And

Lot 27: On An Irish Jaunting-Car Through Donegal And

Description: On An Irish Jaunting-Car Through Donegal And Connemara by Samuel G. Bayne. Published: NY and London: Harper & Brothers, 1902. First Ed. 137pp., 32 plates. Good copy. With dedication & dated by the author to flyleaf, together with a Selection of Mainly Irish Interest Literary & Poetry Books (14).

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Nine Complete Volumes of The Bell - Published

Lot 28: Nine Complete Volumes of The Bell - Published

Description: Nine Complete Volumes of The Bell - Published between 1940 and 1954 with Sean O'Faolain, Frank O'Connor and Peadar O'Donnell as editors at various times. This lot nine complete volumes (6 issues per volume) - all from the 1940s, plus 15 odd numbers. Vols 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15. In total 69 issues.

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Maynooth College: Its Centenary History 1795-1895

Lot 29: Maynooth College: Its Centenary History 1795-1895

Description: Maynooth College: Its Centenary History 1795-1895 by Rev. John Healy. 1895, pp 774 plus pp 64 'Views and Portraits Album'. Also two fold-out pages - one a 'Bird's eye view of Maynooth College' and 'Map of Maynooth College and Grounds'. Quarto.

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Calendar of the Orrery Papers by Edward

Lot 30: Calendar of the Orrery Papers by Edward

Description: Calendar of the Orrery Papers by Edward MacLysaght. Pub: Irish Manuscripts Commission, 1941. Octavo. The fortunes of a one-time Royalist family that benefited under the Cromwellian Settlement.

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Historic Anecdotes and Secret Memoirs of the

Lot 31: Historic Anecdotes and Secret Memoirs of the

Description: Historic Anecdotes and Secret Memoirs of the Legislative Union between Great Britain and Ireland Pts I & V. bySir Jonah Barrington. 1809. Part I pp xlii & 26 (in presentation box by 'Anthony David Estill). Folio. Includes six plates: Marquis Cornwallis, Lord Lieutenant; John Fitzgibbon, Lord Chancellor of Ireland; Francis Rawdon, Earl of Moira; Lord Edward Fitzgerald; John Philpot Curran; Charles Kendal Bush, Solicitor General of Ireland. Part V (disbound), pp 231-302 with errata slip. Loosely inserted is a facsimile copy of a letter from Henry Sheers to Barrington 'a few hours before his execution for High Treason, May 1798'. (2)

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Book of Survey and Distribution being abstracts of

Lot 32: Book of Survey and Distribution being abstracts of

Description: Book of Survey and Distribution being abstracts of various surveys and instruments of title, 1636-1793. Vol 4 - County of Clare -reproduced from the manuscript in the Public Record Office of Ireland with Maps (Simington & Mac Giolla Choille - Irish Manuscripts Commission, 1967). Folio - oblong

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Twenty-Three Leather-Bound Volumes, many late

Lot 33: Twenty-Three Leather-Bound Volumes, many late

Description: Twenty-Three Leather-Bound Volumes, many late eighteenth - early nineteenth century. Includes 'The Chase, Field Sports, Rural Games, and Other Poems' (William Somervile, 1812); 'Australia; with Other Poems' (Thomas K. Hervey, 1824); 'Memoir and Correspondence of Mrs Grant of Laggan' (2 vols of 3, 1844); 'A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany' (Moore, 3rd ed., Vol I, 1781 & Vol II, 4th ed., 1789); Works of Virgil (Gilbert Wakefield, 1796); 'The Poems of Ossian' (James MacPherson, Vol III, 1796); 'The Works of Ben Johnson' (One volume only, London - 1717). A number of fine bindings. (24)

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Poems by Peter McBride Dublin: The Candle Press

Lot 34: Poems by Peter McBride Dublin: The Candle Press

Description: Poems by Peter McBride Dublin: The Candle Press 1918. First Ed. limited to 450 copies. Over the Water and Other Poems by Patrick MacDonogh Dublin: Orwell Press, 1943. Songs, Poems, & Verses by Helen, Lady Dufferin. London: John Murray 1895. With an inscription to the front reading 'Katharine Tynan - Mrs Hinkson. The books of the Irish Poetry, to another from ,Catherine Ann Rowan Hamilton, (?) who had read and enjoyed many of your books. November 4th 1912.' A Selection of the Songs of Lady Dufferin, edited by her son The Marquess of Duferrin and Ava. A companion volume to the above. London: John Murray 1895.. With blindstamp 'Presented by Mr. Murray' and signed in ink Katharine Hinkson, April 1895 on flyleaf The Land of Mist and Mountain by Katharine Tynan (Mrs. Hinkson) London: (5).

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Two Medical Publications: Pharmacopoeia Collegii

Lot 35: Two Medical Publications: Pharmacopoeia Collegii

Description: Two Medical Publications: Pharmacopoeia Collegii Medicorum Regis et Reginae in Hibernia by The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland Dublinii: Hodges & McArthur, 1826. Latin text. Outlines of Physiology Both Comparative and Human...by J.L. Constock New York: Robinson, Pratt & Co 1837 (2).

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Irish Graves in England - A Series of Articles by

Lot 36: Irish Graves in England - A Series of Articles by

Description: Irish Graves in England - A Series of Articles by Michael McDonagh. Evening Telegraph; reprints No. 6. Pub: Dublin: Evening Telegraph Office 1888, 148pp.; in green cloth binding with gilt lettering, scrolling shamrock decoration (1).

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Twenty Botany & Zoology Pamphlets in One Binding:

Lot 37: Twenty Botany & Zoology Pamphlets in One Binding:

Description: Twenty Botany & Zoology Pamphlets in One Binding: The Mosses of the North East of Ireland by Samuel Alex Stewart Belfast Belfast Naturalists' Field Club 1881, 72pp; Report on The Botany of Lough Allen and the Slieveanierin Mountains by Samuel Alex Stewart. Dublin: The University Press 1885 Botany of The Island of Rathlin by Samuel Alex Stewart. Dublin: The University Press 1884 Botany of South Clare and the Shannon by Samuel Alex Stewart. Dublin: The University Press 1890 Botany of the Mourne Mountains, Co. Down by Samuel Alexander Stewart & R. Lloyd Praeger. Dublin: The University Press 1892 Dr. E.P. Wright on Lodoicea Sechellarum The Marine Shells of the North of Ireland I. Notes on the Flora of the Islands of Arran, West of Ireland; II. Notes on Irish Sponges with a List of Species by E. Percival Wright. Dublin: The University Press 1868 Notes on The Irish Actinidae, etc by E. Percival Wright. Half leather binding with gilt lettering to spine, and the bookplate of William Swanston, FGS to inner cover .Hand written sheets at front listing pamphlets and authors.

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The Shanachie, Volume One Published by Maunsel and

Lot 38: The Shanachie, Volume One Published by Maunsel and

Description: The Shanachie, Volume One Published by Maunsel and Co., Dublin and London, 1906. With literary and artistic contributions from Jack, John and William Butler Yeats, Lady Gregory, Padraic Colum, George Bernard Shaw and many others. Crown quarto, in the original pictorial cloth designed by Beatrice Elvery (Lady Glenavy).

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The Georgics of Virgil Translated Into English

Lot 39: The Georgics of Virgil Translated Into English

Description: The Georgics of Virgil Translated Into English Prose with an appendix of critical and explanatory notes by Isaac Butt, Scholar of trinity College, Dublin Dublin: William Curry 1834.

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First Reading Book for The Use of Schools Dublin:

Lot 40: First Reading Book for The Use of Schools Dublin:

Description: First Reading Book for The Use of Schools Dublin: John Falconer 1871, & Irish Numerals and How to Use Them by Canon Peter O'Leary Dublin: Browne and Nolan The Art of Speaking Containing I. An Essay; II. Lessons. Dublin Printing 1779: (3).

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Systems of Land Tenure in Various Countries. The

Lot 41: Systems of Land Tenure in Various Countries. The

Description: Systems of Land Tenure in Various Countries. The Cobden Club. Pub London: Macmillan 1870. First Edition. Hardback, 8vo. pp vi, 420. Original publishers brown lettered gilt on spine. Chapter 1: Tenure of Land in Ireland by the Rt. Hon. M. Longfield, Late judge of the Landed Estates Court in Ireland, together with On the Means of Facilitating The Transfer of Land in Three Lectures by James Stewart. Pub London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans. 1848 (2).

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Irish Geology: A Description of the Soil-Geology

Lot 42: Irish Geology: A Description of the Soil-Geology

Description: Irish Geology: A Description of the Soil-Geology of Ireland Based on Geological Survey Maps and Records with Notes on Climate by J.R. Kilroe Official Dept. of Agriculture and Technical Instruction for Ireland. Pub. Dublin: Alex Thom 1907. Frontispiece sketch-map; 300pp, numerous illustrations, figures, tables, list of authorities cited, index; folding colour map 32"x24" in pocket at rear pastedown; Erratum slip tipped-in between pages 4 & 5.

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Irish Periodicals: 12 x Journal of The Cork

Lot 43: Irish Periodicals: 12 x Journal of The Cork

Description: Irish Periodicals: 12 x Journal of The Cork Historical Archeological Society 5 x 1893; 1 x 1913; 2 x 1914; 2 x 1915; 1 x 1917 & 1 x 1938 Illustrated throughout; together with a framed 1893 map of the City of Cork, printed by Guy & Co. Cork (13).

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National Songs, Ballads and Recitations of

Lot 44: National Songs, Ballads and Recitations of

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Description: National Songs, Ballads and Recitations of Ireland, also 'The Story of The Catalpa' & Rescue of The Fenian Prisoners. Dublin : Irish Book Bureau, circa 1900 Songs and Ballads of Dublin Ireland's Songs London: Boosey & Co The Age of Revolution in the Irish Song Tradition 1776-1815 edited by Terry Moylan. Liliput Press. (4).

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A Six Volume Set of 'History of Ireland. From the

Lot 45: A Six Volume Set of 'History of Ireland. From the

Description: A Six Volume Set of 'History of Ireland. From the Earliest Times to the Present Day' by E.A. D'Alton. The Gresham Publishing Company. London. Mixed set - only volume 1 is dated 1911; other volumes are undated.

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Saorstat Eireann: Irish Free State Official

Lot 46: Saorstat Eireann: Irish Free State Official

Description: Saorstat Eireann: Irish Free State Official Handbook The Talbot Press, Dublin, 1932. Hardback, small 4to, 324+150pp. Map in pocket at rear is included.

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The Mystery of The Casement Ship with Authentic

Lot 47: The Mystery of The Casement Ship with Authentic

Description: The Mystery of The Casement Ship with Authentic Documents by Karl Spinder Kribe-Verlag, Berlin, 8vo, 282 pages., Hardcover. Ex-library copy from Nuremberg [Nurnberg] University. Bookseller's ticket of the Three Candles, Dublin. Former owner's inscription from 1935.

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Sotheby Auction Catalogues - November 1966.

Lot 48: Sotheby Auction Catalogues - November 1966.

Description: Sotheby Auction Catalogues - November 1966. Catalogue (2) of a Selected Portion of The Well Known Library from Killadoon, Near Celbridge, Co. Kildare, formed by the late H.J.B. Clements. The first and second parts - over 1200 lots. London: Sotheby October 1966; 8vo, 132p & 91p. Original printed soft-cover; list of prices and buyers' names, for lots 721 to 1218, loosely inserted (2).

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Lord Kilgobbin: A Taste of Ireland in Our Own Time

Lot 49: Lord Kilgobbin: A Taste of Ireland in Our Own Time

Description: Lord Kilgobbin: A Taste of Ireland in Our Own Time by Charles Lever LL.D Smith, Elder & Co., London 1872. Hardcover in green decorated cloth, vii+470pp+2pp publisher's adverts at end. Tissue guarded frontispiece plus full-page plates in text. Bookseller's ticket of H. Wheeler, Weymouth.

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Irish Life in The Seventeenth Century after

Lot 50: Irish Life in The Seventeenth Century after

Description: Irish Life in The Seventeenth Century after Cromwell by Edward MacLysaght MA First Ed. 1939, with dustjacket. Bookplate and inscription of previous owner, not ex-library. Includes at Appendix A: County Kildare in 1683.

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