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51pp. Illustrated covers and wrappers. Edited with an introduction by the Rev. C. M. Gray-Stack. Keywords: Local history, religion, spirituality
Publisher
The Dean and Chapter of Cashel
Publication date
1959
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004933

€ 48.00

[River Fergus. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 14 June 1853; - for, A Return ‘of all Communications between the Town Commissioners of Ennis and the Drainage Commissioners, or Board of Works, in relation to the Drainage of the River Fergus.’] List of Communications enclosed in the Paper: - 1846: April 30. Letter from C. Hickey to the Secretary of the Commissioners of Public Works, forwarding a Memorial from the Town Commissioners of Ennis. – 1846: May 7. Letter from Secretary to Dr. Hickey in Reply. – 1850: August 17. Letter from Mr. Healy to T.N. Redington, Esq., forwarding Copies of Resolutions of the Town Commissioners of Ennis for presentation to the Lord Lieutenant. – 1850: September 18. Memorandum in reply to Letter from Dr. Healy sent by Secretary to Sir Thomas Redington. – 1851: September 18. Letter from Secretary to Sir Thomas Redington, in reply to Memorial forwarded by the Town Commissioners of Ennis. – 1851: March. Memorial from the Town Commissioners of Ennis, per G.W. O’Brien, Chairman to his Excellency the Lord Lieutenant. – 1852: March 26. Letter from the Secretary to John Wynne, Esq., in reply to reference of a Memorial forwarded by the Town Commissioners of Ennis to his Excellency the Lord Lieutenant. Keywords: Local History – County Clare, Public Works, Drainage. 6pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1853
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823771

€ 135.00

Hardcover. 52pp. Cloth boards, title gilted on front cover. Corners bumped. Fore edge uncut, t e g. Previous owner's signature. A fine copy. Keywords: Irish music, songs, biography
Publisher
Hodges, Figgis & Co
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1910
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1005035

€ 295.00

Paperback. 226pp. Illustrated covers. B/W photographs. Keywords: Local history, Irish life,
Publisher
The Rose Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004934

€ 25.98

Paperback. 100pp. Illus. All About Our Irish Towns Series. Keywords: Local history, Irish towns
Publisher
The Farmstock Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1005103

€ 45.00

Hardcover. 392pp. Original cloth, all three volumes have the title gilted on the spines and the spines are sunned. Minor foxing. The back strip on volume 2 is lifting, otherwise the binding is tight. Usual library markings
Publisher
James Duffy Dublin
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1886
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1017685

€ 295.00

Paperback. 39pp. Illustrated. B/W photographs. Some shelf wear. Keywords: Local history, Irish towns, church architecture
Publisher
Cashel Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1961
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004895

€ 25.98

Hardcover. 192pp. Illus. Frontis photograph of bust of the author. Cloth boards, spine sunned, bumped. Foxing, otherwise a very good clean copy. Bright text. Keywords: Irish literature, Irish life, Tipperary, local history
Publisher
Devon-Adair, New York
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1929
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004737

€ 175.00

[Crown Estate (King William’s Town). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 10 July 1851; - for, A Copy ‘of any reports on the Experimental Improvements on the Crown Estate of King William’s Town, in the County of Cork, submitted to Her Majesty’s Commissioners of Woods and Forests, since the 8th Day of August 1844 – (in continuation of Parliamentary Paper, No. 612, of Session 1844)’.] The Report and Appendix of Richard Griffith, Esq., Office of Public Works, dated 5 June 1851. Appendix includes statements of Receipts and Expenditure of the Estate as well as information relative to the Tenants, Livestock and the Land of the Estate. Keywords: Local History – Co. Cork, Agriculture, Crown Lands. 22pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1851
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823759

€ 195.00

[Bann Navigation Bill. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 22 May 1851; - for, Copy ‘of the Report of the Board of Works in Ireland on the ‘Bann Navigation Bill’] Keywords: Local History – Northern Ireland, Drainage, Inland Waterways. 2pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1851
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823776

€ 65.00

[Belfast Municipal Boundaries. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 13 June 1853;- for, Copy ‘of Captain Gilbert’s Report upon the proposed Extension of the Boundaries of the Borough of Belfast, as set out in the proposed Bill; together with Copies of all Documents and Memorials laid before him, approving or objecting to such Extension, by Parties Owners of Property within the proposed extended Boundary.] 22pp. Contains a wealth of information including Statistics, Valuations, Taxes and a List of Names of those opposed to the proposed extension of the Boundary. Keywords: 19th Century Ireland, Northern Ireland, Local History – County Antrim, Local Government, Land Law. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1853
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0825166

€ 75.00

[River Barrow. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 30 March 1854; - for, A Copy ‘of Report of the Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland on the Survey of the River Barrow; and an Account of the Sums of Money Received and Expended on such Survey, from the Year 1842 to 1850 inclusive.’] The Author states ‘No Report was made by the Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland. The best Return that can be made to the Order of the Honourable House is the Accompanying Memorandum, preserved in the Office of the Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland’. The said Memorandum is Titled [Report of the Commissioners of Public Works communicated to the Meeting of the Proprietors interested in the Lands liable to Flood from the overflow of the River Barrow, assembled at the Town of Monasterevan on the 17th April 1851] The Memorandum states that the Survey could not be completed due to the Treasury’s Decision that any further money for such a purpose should be advanced by the Parties interested. Keywords: Local History - County Kildare; County Offaly; County Laois, Public Works, Drainage. 6pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1855
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823775

€ 125.00

Pamphlet. 68pp. Original wrappers, pages shaded, text very clear. Some shelf wear, previous owner's signature on ffep. Annotations. Keywords: Irish history, textbook
Publisher
David J MacCarthy
Publication date
1961
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1005058

€ 25.98

Pamphlet. 48pp. Original wrappers, pages shaded, text very clear. Keywords: Irish history, letters
Publisher
Nellie Maher
Publication date
1943
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1005057

€ 295.00

Paperback. 60pp. Illustrated front cover. B/W photographs. Keywords: Local history, education, souvenir booklet
Publisher
Glenbane Reunion Committee
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1005001

€ 25.98

[Tyrone Assizes (Jury Panel). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 11 April 1862;- for, Copy ‘of the Challenge to the Array of the Jury Panel at the Late Tyrone Assizes, and of Mr. Justice Christian’s Ruling when Quashing the said Panel, as returned by the Sheriff.’] 4pp. Copy of the Challenge in the Case of the Queen V Joseph Donnelly. Keywords: 19th Century Ireland, Local History – County Tyrone, Policing and Justice, Administration of Justice, Civil and Criminal Law. Small tear affects the right hand edge of the pages. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1862
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0825156

€ 40.00

Pamphlet. 8pp. Fold-out pamphlet. Keywords: Local history Mayo, Knock
Publisher
Knock Shrine Society
Publication date
1969
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1011594

€ 8.00

Pamphlet. 46pp. Illus. Previous owner's signture on ffep. Keywords: Local history, tourist guide
Publisher
Tipperary Town Chamber of Commerce
Publication date
1980
Edition
First Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1005070

€ 25.98

[Londonderry and Culmore Forts. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 29 June 1832; - for, - Copy of the Letter addressed by the Secretary of the Irish Society, Guildhall, City of London, to the Right Hon. Thomas Spring Rice, dated 21st June 1832, on the subject of not filling up the vacant Situation of Governor of Londonderry and Culmore Forts; - Return of all Sums paid by the Irish Society to the Governor of Londonderry and Culmore; - Such Extracts from the Charter or Records of the Irish Society, as may show the Tenure by which the Governor of the above Forts holds the Lands about Culmore, the conditions of the Tenure, the Number of Acres, and in whom the Title of the Lands is vested; also – Copy of the Appointment of the late General Hart, as Governor of the Forts of Londonderry and Culmore; and the Instrument (if any such there be) entitling him to hold certain Lands under the Irish Society, as Governor.] Papers relative to the Irish Society looking to discontinue the salary &c. of the Governor of the Culmore Fort as there was no Fort and no Duties to perform. Keywords: Local History – Co. Derry, The Irish Society, Government. 4pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1832
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823766

€ 125.00

[Belfast (Slob Lands). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 18 February 1876;- for, Copy ‘From the Board of Trade of all Memorials received from, and Correspondence with, Mr. William Bany Ritchie, M.D., of Belfast, relative to the Reclamation of Slob Land in the Lough of Belfast; and also with the Belfast Harbour Commissioners relative to the said Slob Land.’] 16pp. Keywords: 19th Century Ireland, Northern Ireland, Local History – County Antrim, Land Law, Land Tenure. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1876
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0825165

€ 95.00

[Minutes of Evidence taken before the Select Committee on the Wexford Election Petition.] Minutes of Evidence on the Petition of Charles Rope, of Rathfarnham Castle, in the County of Dublin, Esquire, and others, complaining of an undue Election and Return of Sir Robert Wigram, Junior, Knight, for the Town or Borough of Wexford. Keywords: Local History – Co. Wexford, Elections, Corrupt practices. 110pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1830
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823777

€ 375.00

[Local Acts. – Preliminary Inquiries: 9 & 10 Vict. C. 106. Londonderry Borough Improvement Bill. Report of the Commissioners of Her Majesty’s Woods, Forests, Land Revenues, works and Buildings, enclosing the Report of the Surveying Officers appointed under the above Act.] Together with the Abstract and Index to Minutes of Proceedings taken before the Surveying Officers. The Surveying Officers carried out a Local Examination of the District which the proposed Act would affect. The examination covered Seven Divisions: Division I – Supply of Water. Division II – Drainage, Sewerage and Cleansing. Division III – Lights (Gas). Division IV – Pavements. Division V – Markets (Part 1: Grain Market, Part 2: Flax Market). Division VI – Cemeteries. Division VII – Finance Rates. The object of the Bill was to improve the sanitary condition of the City of Londonderry, and to place the regulation of the improvements to be made therein in the hands of the Corporation, to consolidate the existing Acts, and to obtain all modern powers for effecting the improvements contemplated. Keywords: Local History – County Derry, Public Works, Local Government. 22pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1848
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823774

€ 225.00

[Copy of a Letter from Henry Yeo, Esq. Secretary to the Commissioners of [Charlton’s Charity (Ireland). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 17 March 1864; - for, - Return ‘of the Several Sums of Money Annually distributed since the Year 1830 under the Will of Thomas Charlton, Esq., in pursuance of the Act 40 Geo. 3, c. 35, specifying the Total Amount, and in what Proportions Paid, and How much, in each of the Counties Meath and Longford; the Number of Acres of Land so devised, where situate, their Total Annual Value; the Date of the Last Distribution, by whom Distributed, and if to Persons of different Religious Persuasions, stating the Number of each; the Amount of Rent remaining undisposed of, and in what Bank and to whose Credit same is Lodged.] Keywords: Local History – County Meath and County Longford, Charities. 2pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1864
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823758

€ 35.00

[Public Works (Mayo). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 11 May 1849; - for, Statement ‘of all Issues of Public Money made for the Promotion of Public Works in the County of Mayo, from the 1st day of January 1801, to the 1st day of January 1846; specifying the Date and Purpose of each Advance, the Authority under which, and the Party to whom made; distinguishing Grants from Loans, and setting forth, in the case of Loans, the Amount of Principle Repaid, the Amount of Interest Paid and any Balance of Principle or Interest Due on said 1st day of January 1846; also, the Time fixed for Repayment, and the Rate of Interest.’] Statement from the Office of Public works with Information provided in tabular form under the headings: Authority under which Advanced, Purpose for which Advanced, Party to whom Advanced, Date of Advance, Grants, Loans, Loans Repaid, Balance of Loans Outstanding, Rate of Interest and Period for Repayment; also, - Statement from Paymaster of Civil Services Office, with Information provided under the headings: Years, Purposes for which Advanced, Authority under which Advanced, Party to whom Advanced, Amount Advanced, Total Loans under each Head, Amount Repaid on account of Principle, Balance at 1st January 1846, and Remarks. Keywords: Local History – County Mayo, Public Works. 6pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1850
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823769

€ 95.00

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