Rare books

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Rare books

  • The Ferret Fancier

    The Ferret Fancier

    By Anthony C West

    Set in a border county just after the Irish Civil War, The Ferret Fancier tells the story of Simon Green, a boy in tune with nature, ‘asking himself to be himself without knowing how to be.’
    ‘A Minor masterpiece’ New York Times

    Pages:
    256
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    Hardback
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  • Four Roads to Dublin

    Four Roads to Dublin

    The History of Ranelagh, Rathmines and Leeson Street

    By Deirdre Kelly

    Four Roads to Dublin spans seven hundred years in the history of Rathmines, Ranelagh and Leeson Street from the time of the medieval city to its present role as a dynamic, living, distinctive inner suburb of Dublin.

    Pages:
    256
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  • In Wicklow, West Kerry and Connemara

    In Wicklow, West Kerry and Connemara

    By John Millington Synge

    Best known as a playwright, J M Synge also wrote insightful essays about the the people and landscape of Ireland. These were first collected book form in 1910. This edition adds an introduction and photographs exploring Ireland's changes since Synge's time.

    Pages:
    168
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  • Ulysses

    Ulysses

    Written by James Joyce, Introduced by Bob Joyce, Illustrated by Emma Byrne

    The Dublin Illustrated Edition of Ulysses, endorsed by The James Joyce Centre, meticulously recreates the 1922 text.

    This special slipcased edition, numbered and limited to 100 copies, is signed by Bob Joyce, Emma Byrne and Michael O'Brien.

    Pages:
    1056
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    Hardback
    €100.00 Add to Basket