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Rare & Limited Editions

Below you'll find a selection of Rare & Collectible books from Kennys, including limited and rare First Editions. These are ideal for book collectors, for those who love a particular author or subject, or as a gift for that person who has everything! 

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'Actress' by Anne Enright

Limited Edition, Signed by the Author.
This edition is one of a hundred and five specially bound copies numbered and signed by the author. Five of these copies, marked i-v are reserved for the author.
Bound in full midnight blue leather with matching black slipcase. 
Bound in quarter goatskin, with raised bands, hand tooled spine, top edge gilt, marble boards with matching slipcase.

Price: €99

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ULYSSES (Dublin Edition)

Joyce, James

Published by The Lilliput Press Ltd.

Nice copy in slipcase. Edition limited to 1,000 numbered copies edited by Daniel Rose. This is copy number 178.

Price: €500

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Joyce, James

Shakespeare and Company, Paris, 1926

8th Printing, May, 1926 [Type entirely re-set].
Blue wrappers with white text for title and author on front cover and spine. Wrappers are separate from spine, nicked and with tiny tears, text on front wrapper remains clear and crisp. End papers and preliminary papers separate from spine. Uncut pages. Page edges roughened and with small nicks, however text is clean, clear and crisp and remains a fine copy.

Price: €800.00

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McCann, Colum

Hardcover, Signed by the Author.
One of 75 specially bound copies.
Quarter goatskin with raised bands, hand tooled spine, top edge gilt and marble boards. Copy fine in fine slipcase.

Price: €495.00

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Joyce, James
Photogravures By Robert Ballagh
Introduction By Thomas Flannagan

Hardcover. 8vo. Illustrated.
Very good copy bound in quarter morocco in matching slip case.
Edition limited to 1000 copies of which the is copy no. 655.
Signed by the Editor and the Artist.

Price: €1,350.00

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O'Connor, Joseph

Hardcover. Limited Edition, Signed by the Author
246pp. This leather-bound edition of Ghost Light is limited to 75 numbered copies.
Finely bound in full green leather, with decorated boards and title in gilt on front board and spine & with slip case.

Price: €225.00

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A Memoir by Richard Murphy

Hardcover, Signed by the Author.
One of 75 specially bound copies.
Quarter goatskin with raised bands, hand tooled spine, top edge gilt and marble boards.
Copy fine in fine slipcase.

Price: €325.00

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Famine Immigrants

'The Famine Immigrants Lists of Irish Immigrants Arriving at the Port of New York, 1846-1851.
Vol. I , II, III, IV, V, VI, January 1846-September 1849
Glazier Ira A Editor Tepper, Michael H.

Hundreds of thousands of Irish men, women and children fled to America through the port of New York between January 1846 and March 1851.
Each of them in the work presented here is identified with respect to his age, sex, occupation and family relationships.
Six volumes, each 800+ pages. Bound in Library buckram, published from 1983/1985.
Nineteenth Century Ireland, Irish History, Famine in Ireland

Price: € 750.00

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