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Niall Murphy ... A Bloomsday Postcard
Niall Murphy

A Bloomsday Postcard


€20.00 - now €10.00
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In 1904, the sending, receiving and collecting of postcards had become an essential part of life in Edwardian Dublin. In an age of few private telephones, the postcard was a popular and reliable form of communication - in Dublin there were six mail de...

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Ena May ... A Close Shave with the Devil
Ena May

A Close Shave with the Devil


 

'The devil was going around again and everyone knew because it was in the papers. An usherette in the Metropole saw him at An Apartment for Peggie, eating oranges in a brown trilby; two women in Clery's Bargain Basement came up...

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Edited & Introduced by S.E Wilmer ... Beckett In Dublin
Edited & Introduced by S.E Wilmer

Beckett In Dublin


€18.99

 

Ireland, and in particular Dublin, was Samuel Beckett's cradle, a place, in Eoin O'Brien's words, he revisited 'with the same intensity that Proust went back to Combray'. It was fitting, then, shortly after Beckett&...

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Charles Gannon ... Cathal Gannon: The Life and Times of a Dublin Craftsman 1910-1999
Charles Gannon

Cathal Gannon: The Life and Times of a Dublin Craftsman 1910-1999


€30.00 - now €27.00
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Cathal Gannon (1910-1999) revived the art of harpsichord making in Dublin in the early 1950s after a lull of some 150 years. His story is one not of rags to riches but of obscurity to recognition. Despite ...

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C.S. Andrews ... Dublin Made Me
C.S. Andrews

Dublin Made Me


€12.99 - now €10.39
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'One of the most riveting books I've read for years.' - Sunday Independent

 

Dublin Made Me, the first of C.S. ('Todd') Andrews' two celebrated volumes of autobiography, ...

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Joseph E.A. Connell ... Dublin in Rebellion: A Directory 1913 - 1923
Joseph E.A. Connell

Dublin in Rebellion: A Directory 1913 - 1923


€25.00 - now €22.50
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This comprehensive directory lists historic locations in Dublin on a street-by-street basis, describing events during the tumultuous decade from the 1913 Dublin Lockout, through the 1916 Easter Rising and Irish War of Independence, until the end of th...

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John Wyse Jackson & Hector McDonnell ... Dublin's Other Poetry
John Wyse Jackson & Hector McDonnell

Dublin's Other Poetry


€12.00

 

Dublins writers rarely remain solemn for long: their wicked sense of humour has travelled the world. This is an irresistible new anthology of what used to be called 'comic and curious verse' about the city, written by some of h...

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James Joyce ... Dubliners
James Joyce

Dubliners


€15.99

Dubliners, one of the great short-story collections in the English language, was first published in London on 15 June 1914 by Grant Richards, who had rejected the original set of twelve stories in September 1906; in the interim, according to Joyce, it...

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Kieran Hickey ... Faithful Departed: The Dublin of James Joyce's Ulysses
Kieran Hickey

Faithful Departed: The Dublin of James Joyce's Ulysses


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'How many! All these here once walked around Dublin. Faithful departed'.

These were the thoughts of Leopold Bloom in Joyce's Ulysses when Patrick Dignam was buried in Glasnevin Cemetary. The day was Thursday, 16 Ju...

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Bill Doyle ... Images of Dublin: A Time Remembered
Bill Doyle

Images of Dublin: A Time Remembered


€25.00

 

Children at play on the cobbled streets of Smithfield; lovers embracing in St Stephen's Green; horse-drawn milk carts on their early-morning deliveries; a night-watchman's lonely vigil; abandoned tram tracks; the bustling vital...

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Ruth Delany & Ian Bath ... Ireland's Royal Canal, 1789-2009
Ruth Delany & Ian Bath

Ireland's Royal Canal, 1789-2009


€30.00

 

'Delightful, colourful and well-researched[...] a literary gem that gives the reader an informed and emotive insight into the events that marked the long life of the Royal Canal.' - The Longfor...

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Vivien Igoe ... James Joyce's Dublin Houses & Nora Barnacle's Galway
Vivien Igoe

James Joyce's Dublin Houses & Nora Barnacle's Galway


€12.99

 

'This lively and concrete book is an illuminating guide.' - The Sunday Times

'What Ms Igoe doesn't know about the topography of literary Dublin isn't worth knowing.' - The Observer

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Sebastian Balfour, Laurie Howes, Michael de Larribeiti, Anthony Weale (Eds) ... Trinity Tales: Trinity College Dublin in the Sixties
Sebastian Balfour, Laurie Howes, Michael de Larribeiti, Anthony Weale (Eds)

Trinity Tales: Trinity College Dublin in the Sixties


€20.00

 

TCD of the sixties was an unusual, even unique institution, where a motley collection of students from England, Ireland and many other parts of the wo...

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James Joyce. Edited by Danis Rose. ... Ulysses - The Dublin Edition Special (101 - 1000)
James Joyce. Edited by Danis Rose.

Ulysses - The Dublin Edition Special (101 - 1000)


€250.00

 

Limited to 1000 numbered copies. Cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped lettering on spine in cloth-covered slipcase. Includes satin pagemarker.

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Raymond Beggan ... Winged Encounters. The Common Birds of Dublin
Raymond Beggan

Winged Encounters. The Common Birds of Dublin


€24.99

 

A collection of stunning images of the everyday birds of Dublin City.

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Eric Craigie ... An Irish Sporting Life

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