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Benedict Kiely ... And As I Rode by Granard Moat
Benedict Kiely

And As I Rode by Granard Moat


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Rescued from memory by Ireland's leading short-story writer and raconteur, this anthology weaves a rich tapestry of songs, ballads and poetry reaching across three centuries and drawn from the lanes and highways of thirty-two counties.

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Jonathan Williams (Ed.) ... Between the Lines: Poems on the Dart
Jonathan Williams (Ed.)

Between the Lines: Poems on the Dart


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One hundred and forty-four poems were selected by the editor from the two hundred or so displayed on DART carriages between 1987 and 1994: short enough for passengers to read without missing their stops, resonant enough to inspire refl...

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Maurice Craig ... Cats & Their Poets : An Anthology
Maurice Craig

Cats & Their Poets : An Anthology


 

'Whether it is their caressibility, their demonstrably close kinship with the most magnificent predators in the world, their flexibility both moral and physical, their aesthetic sense of disposing themselves in attitudes fit to dri...

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Antoinette Quinn ... Dancing with Kitty Stobling
Antoinette Quinn

Dancing with Kitty Stobling


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Patrick Kavanagh exhorted his audience to 'Come Dance with Kitty Stobling', where he envisioned his 'rhyme / Cavorting on mile-high stilts' across the 'colourful country' to the amazement of earthbound onlookers...

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

Dublin's Other Poetry


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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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John Wyse Jackson & Hector McDonnell ... Ireland's Other Poetry: Anonymous to Zozimus
John Wyse Jackson & Hector McDonnell

Ireland's Other Poetry: Anonymous to Zozimus


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DRAWN FROM FOUR CENTURIES of writing in English by the famous and the forgotten, Ireland's Other Poetry: Anonymous to Zozimus is a major new anthology of entertaining and unusual poems, rhymes and songs. It revisits a forgotten Iri...

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John Wyse Jackson & Hector McDonnell ... Ireland's Other Poetry: Anonymous to Zozimus (Limited Edition)
John Wyse Jackson & Hector McDonnell

Ireland's Other Poetry: Anonymous to Zozimus (Limited Edition)


€250.00

 

This edition of 100 signed copies of Ireland's Other Poetry has been issued with a limited edition etching by Hector McDonnell. The first 26 copies are lettered A-Z; the remainder are numbered 1-74.

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Ted McCarthy ... November Wedding and Other Poems
Ted McCarthy

November Wedding and Other Poems


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Winner of The Brendan Behan Memorial Award 1999


'These quiet, definite poems seem to be about familiar things: country weather and household furnit...

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Bryan Guinness ... On A Ledge, New and Selected Poems
Bryan Guinness

On A Ledge, New and Selected Poems


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On a Ledge, New and Selected Poems stems from six previous collections, the first published in 1931, and includes work ...

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Richard Murphy ... Poems 1952-2012
Richard Murphy

Poems 1952-2012


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Richard Murphy, now in his eighties, is one of Ireland’s most distinguished poets, known particularly for poems drawing on the people and history of the west of Ireland with classical rigour...

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Richard Murphy ... Poems 1952-2012 Limited Edition
Richard Murphy

Poems 1952-2012 Limited Edition


€125.00

This stunning limited edition of Richard Murphy's Poems is now available from Lilliput Press. Signed, cased and cloth-bound, copies are numbered 1-75 and A-Z. Numbered copies are priced at 125e, and lettered copies are priced at 175e.

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Robin Flower ... Poems and Translations
Robin Flower

Poems and Translations


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First published in 1931, Robin Flower's enchanting lyric poetry combines with his translations from the old, medieval and modern periods of Irish literature.

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Christopher Ricks ... Selected Poems of James Henry
Christopher Ricks

Selected Poems of James Henry


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Death, I'd beg one favor of thee:

Whensoe'er thou'rt pleased to take me

From my weeping Katharine, take me

All at once - I'd have no Farewells

Where the...

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Tom Mac Intyre ... Stories of the Wandering Moon
Tom Mac Intyre

Stories of the Wandering Moon


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'You're touching me differently, aren't you?
Do that again, please -that's it exactly-
you've ...

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Peggy O'Brien ... Sudden Thaw
Peggy O'Brien

Sudden Thaw


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'My alarm clock is gasping for air.

One by one the minutes bop up

To the surface.'

                             -From "I...

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John Wilson Foster ... The Achievement of Seamus Heaney
John Wilson Foster

The Achievement of Seamus Heaney


 

The Nobel Prize for Literature has drawn unprecedented attention to the poetry and prose of Seamus Heaney, who now takes his place alongside Dante and Yeats. Yet in spite of his international reputation, s...

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Tom Mac Intyre, ... The Great Hunger and The Gallant John-Joe
Tom Mac Intyre,

The Great Hunger and The Gallant John-Joe


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'Tom Mac Intyre is in the forefront of the theatrical avant-garde in this country. From The Great Hunger to Kitty O'Shea, h...

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Paul Durcan, John Montague & Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill ... The Poet's Chair: The First Nine Years of the Ireland Chair of Poetry
Paul Durcan, John Montague & Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill

The Poet's Chair: The First Nine Years of the Ireland Chair of Poetry


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

Ulster's Other Poetry


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ULSTER' S OTHER POETRY proves that the people of Ulster have never been humourless or dour. Far from it. With its sparkling variety of rhymes, son...

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Walter Savage Landor. Edited and introduced by Maurice Craig ... W.S.Landor, One Hundred Poems
Walter Savage Landor. Edited and introduced by Maurice Craig

W.S.Landor, One Hundred Poems


€50.00

 

WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR was born in Warwick, in 1775, and died in Florence in 1864. His output in prose and poetry was prodigious. 'No English writer...

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Tommy Sands ... The Songman

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