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Hardback. This edition is printed using Centaur type on Simili Japon paper. It is limited to 75 copies individually numbered, with a further 26 deluxe copies lettered A to Z and 5 presentation copies numbered I to V. Bound in quarter leather over cloth and in a matching cloth slipcase. Profusely illustrated. This is copy R of the deluxe edition. Exquisitely produced. Signed by the author and signed by the illustrator
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
Andrew Moorhouse Rochdale, England
Condition
New
SKU
KTJ0051277

€ 175.00

Hardback. This edition is printed using Centaur type on Zerkall paper. It is limited to 125 copies individually numbered, with a further 26 deluxe copies lettered A to Z and 5 presentation copies numbered I to V. Bound in quarter leather over cloth and in a matching cloth slipcase. Profusely illustrated. This is number 70. Exquisitely produced. Signed by the author and signed by the illustrator
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
Andrew J Moorhouse Rochdale, England
Condition
New
SKU
KTJ0051278

€ 165.00

Hardback. This edition is printed using Centaur type on Zerkall paper. It is limited to 75 copies individually numbered, with a further 26 deluxe copies lettered A to Z and 5 presentation copies numbered I to V. Bound in quarter leather over cloth and in a matching cloth slipcase. Profusely illustrated. This is number 4. Exquisitely produced. Signed by the author and signed by the illustrator
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Andrew J. Moorhouse Rochdale
Condition
New
SKU
KTJ0051280

€ 165.00

Hardcover. First edition signed by the author, extensive inscription from previous owner to George Bain. Fine copy in fine dustwrapper.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0007661
ISBN
9780571201136

€ 165.00

Hardcover. Signed by the author. First edition. Fine in fine dust wrapper
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Canongate Books
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSG0023042
ISBN
9781782116219

€ 25.00

Hardcover. First edition. Fine in fine dust wrapper
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2021
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSG0023045
ISBN
9780571364879

€ 25.00

Paperback. Signed, first edition, as new
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2019
Publisher
Banshee Press Ireland
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSG0023100
ISBN
9780995655096

€ 20.00

Hardcover. Signed, first edition, fine in fine dust wrapper, as new
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSG0023101
ISBN
9781782116431

€ 25.00

Hardcover. Signed, first edition, fine in fine dust wrapper, as new
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Publisher
Picador
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSG0023102
ISBN
9781529019964

€ 25.00

Hardcover. First edition - Very good copy in dustwrapper - Signed and inscribed by the author in Irish - 3/0100 - 108pp. - The Gallery Press, Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1987
Publisher
The Gallery Press Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Number of pages
108
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCK0001257

€ 135.00

Hardcover. First edition - Very good copy in dustwrapper - Includes newsclippings carefully folded with publisher and dates noted - 3/0118 - 63pp. - The Gallery Press, Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1987
Publisher
The Gallery Press Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Number of pages
63
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCK0001258

€ 110.00

Printed wrappers. Published in and edition of four hundred and twenty five copies .seventy,of which fifty are for sale are numbered (1-75) and signed by the author and artist. - Very good copy in original illustrated wrappers - Signed by the author and the artist - 4/0160 - The Gallery Press, Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
The Gallery Press Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCK0001359

€ 245.00

Printed wrappers. This edition is set in hand by Susan and Jarlath hayes in DelphinType and printed in letterpress by the Leinster leader and finished by hand by the publisher Peter Fallon and limited to 100 copies - Very good copy in original illustrated wrappers - Linocuts by Tim Engelland.Owners signiture on fly-leaf.residue of small label removed from f;ly-leaf - Signed by the author - 5/0198 - The Gallery Press, Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
Publisher
The Gallery Press Oldcastle, Co.Meath
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KCK0001414

€ 450.00

Printed wrappers. Includes newsclippings with dates and publisher noted - 6/0021 - 82pp. - Lagan press, Belfast
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Lagan press Belfast
Number of pages
82
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KCK0001690

€ 25.00

Hardcover. Signed by the author. First edition. Fine in good dust wrapper. DW with nicks to edges, remains a fine copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0023172
ISBN
9781526607904

€ 25.00

Hardback. First edition. Fine in good dust wrapper. Dust wrapper chipped to edges, with stain to rear, and faded. Internally, page edges lightly spotted, pages lightly toned. Previous owner's name to ffep. Text is clear and clean and remains a fine copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1950
Publisher
Eyre and Spottiswoode London
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0023204

€ 420.00

Hardback. First edition. Fine in acceptable dust wrapper. DW chipped to head of spine, and small tears to bottom of spine with small loss to publisher's name, and to side with wear to top corner tips. DW tanned on spine and back panel. Gilt on spine somewhat dulled. Contents clean and with no markings else previous owner's name to ffep in pencil. Remains a fine copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1946
Publisher
Eyre & Spottiswoode London
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0023205

€ 890.00

Paperback. First edition, like new
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs Poland
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSG0018964
ISBN
9788389546746

€ 25.00

Hardback. A limited edition of 150 of which this is number 4. To celebrate the centenary of the 1916 Rising, Stoney Road Press, in association with An Post and Poetry Ireland, published '16', a fine-press collection of poetry and art, each copy signed by the living writers and artists: Michael Canning, Harry Clifton, Eva Gore-Booth, Vona Groarke, Francis Ledwidge, Alice Maher, Paula Meehan, Paul Muldoon, Coimhín Ó Conghaile, Brian O’Doherty, Patrick Pearse, Kathy Prendergast, Tradisiúnta ‘Róisín Dubh’, Traditional ‘John O’Dwyer of the Glen’, Lady Jane Wilde, W.B. Yeats. For '16', Poetry Ireland invited four contemporary poets to present their own responses to the Rising and its aftermath – these works are by Harry Clifton, Vona Groarke, Paula Meehan, Paul Muldoon. Introductory essay by Professor Declan Kiberd. With sheet of special publisher’s eight commemorative stamps issued by An Post on the 100th anniversary of the Easter Rising. With invitation to attend launch ceremony. Grey linen with a blue leather insert, and with matching blue linen slipcase and cardboard case. Blue leather insert with names of all artists and poets, with a small bump to one side, otherwise as new
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Stoney Road Press, in associatino with An Post and Poetry Ireland Dublin
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSG0023222

€ 1,250.00

Hardback. First edition. Unabridged edition first published in England 1974 by Secker & Warburg. Good copy in dust wrapper. DW showing shelfwear and stained to edges. Well read copy with some spine wear but still useable, colouring of page edges due to age. Not ex-library. Text is clear and crisp and remains a very nice copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1974
Publisher
Secker & Warburg London
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KSG0023173

€ 40.00

Hardcover. First edition, first impression. Errata pasted to inside front flap dw. Fine in unclipped dust wrapper. DW showing light shelf wear. Tight bindings. A fine copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Jonathan Cape Ltd London
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KSG0023174
ISBN
9780224030830

€ 35.00

Hardcover. First edition. Good clean copy in good dust wrapper with library book cover, showing light shelfwear. Stamps to verso title page and first page, else clean. Well read copy with some spine wear but still useable, colouring of page edges due to age. Text is clear and crisp and remains a very nice copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1968
Publisher
The Bodley Head London
Condition
Used, Acceptable
SKU
KSG0023175

€ 25.00

Hardcover. First edition. Review copy with publisher's note. Fine in good dust wrapper. DW sunned to spine and front edges. Showing light age and shelfwear, remains a fine copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1985
Publisher
Brogeen Books / The Dolmen Press Ireland
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0023176

€ 45.00

Hardcover. First edition. Fine in very good dust wrapper. DW showing light shelfwear. Light toning to page edges, text clear and remains a fine copy
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1990
Publisher
Sinclair Stevenson
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
1st.ed.
SKU
KSG0023177
ISBN
9781856190268

€ 45.00