8 November 2014

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Douglas Hyde, four first edition volumes,  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 456

Published Estimate: €150-250

Price Realised: €200


Hyde, Douglas, An Craoibhin Aoibhinn,1909, signed by the author  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 457

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €80


le Brocquy, Louis, exhibition catalogues.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 458

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0

  • A collection of 10 illustrated catalogues featuring the work of Louis Le Brocquy & Anne Madden 1962-88. Dawson Gallery exhibitions 1962, '64, '67,'70, '73, '75 (Dolmen printing), & '79. Brendan the Navigator Tapestry 1963/4. Plus 2 others Paris Modern Muesum of Art '76, Arts Council publication Images of Yeats, Joyce, Lorca, Picasso, Beckett & Francis Bacon 1978-87 (1988). Some scarce catalogues. Occasional useful annotation. (10)

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Martin, Liam C: Dublin Shopfronts & Street Scenes. Privately Printed, 1974 and A Look at Legal Dublin  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 459

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €160

  • Martin, Liam C: Dublin Shopfronts & Street Scenes. Privately Printed, 1974. First and only edition. Limited Edition of only 500 copies. This copy is signed by the author on half title page. With wonderful illustrations of Dublin by the author. Small oblong folio in soft covers. A Look at Legal Dublin. Dublin, The Cobblestone Press, 1975., Oblong Folio. No. 250 of 350 copies signed by the artist. Illustrated. Pp. 41. Inscribed to Trevor West. (2)

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O'Cobhthaigh, Diarmuid. Douglas Hyde: An Craodhin Aoibhinn.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 460

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €160

  • Maunsel & Co. Ltd, Dublin & London, 1917. Blue cloth, Gilt and blind embossed; together with a letter from Douglas Hyde to Lady Moore regarding a little book about Zozimus". (2)"

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1932 O'Faolain, Sean. Midsummer Night Madness, signed by the author  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 461

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €180


O'Farrell, Patrick. The Irish in Australia.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 462

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €0

  • 1987, New South Wales University Press. Signed to the fly-leaf by various Australian lawyers & jurists, the guests at a luncheon in honour of Justice Niall McCarthy (1925-1991) at the Parliment of New South Wales; together with a luncheon menu signed by Maurice Curran and the invitation to Niall McCarthy.

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O'Madden, Charles-Henri Butler. Notes et Documents Authentiques Sur La Famille Butler O'Madden  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 463

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0

  • 1877. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. Pp. 256. Illustrated. Wormhole through the whole book from front cover to rear cover, impact on text is minimal. Partially split along spine edges at covers. Signed and inscribed by author. Rare.

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O'Sullivan, Seamus [James Sulllivan Starkey] signed works (3).  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 464

Published Estimate: €200-250

Price Realised: €0

  • This is the House and other Verses. Dublin: Privately Printed, 1942. First Edition. 8vo. Pp.11.Facetiae et Curiosa being a selection from the note books of the late J.H. Orwell, made by his friend Seamus O'Sullivan. Dublin: Privately Printed, 1937. First Edition. No.38/100 copies. The Twilight People (1905). All are author signed, the first two also inscribed.

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Robinson, Lennox. The Lost Leader a Play in Three Acts  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 465

Published Estimate: €120-160

Price Realised: €0

  • (1918). Based on the life of Charles Stewart Parnell. Inscribed Sylvia Lynd: from Lennox Robinson/ Christmas 1918". Sylvia Lynd, Writer, wife of Robert Lynd, Irish Republican writer."

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Rooney, John. A Genealogical History of Irish Families with Their Crests and Armorial Bearings  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 466

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €300

  • Rooney, John. A Genealogical History of Irish Families with Their Crests and Armorial Bearings . New York: O'Hart Publishing Company , 4to. Hardcover. Very Good Pages, 529, vi. Illustrated with 69pp. of colour plates of Crests & Armorial Bearings. Also with full page monochrome plates. Rare.

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Stuart, James. Historical Memoirs of the City of Armagh.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 467

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0


Synge, John M. & Yeats, Jack B. (illus.) The Aran Islands.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 468

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €140


Trapp, Maria Augusta. The Story of the Trapp Family Singers, signed.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 469

Published Estimate: €250-350

Price Realised: €270


Tynan, Katherine. A Little Book for John O'Mahony's Friends.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 470

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €0


Ussher, Arland. An Alphabet of Aphorisms and Midnight Court and the Adventures Of a Luckless Fellow.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 471

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0

  • Dolmen Press (1953). Pp.8. Illustrated. Issued October, 1953. Rare 12th book issued by the Dolmen Press. Signed and inscribed by the author to Micheal O Floinn. Top edge uncut. Ussher, Percy Arland. The Midnight Court and the Adventures Of a Luckless Fellow Translated from the Gaelic. (1926). 1st edition. Preface by W. B. Yeats. Illustrated with Woodcuts by Frank W. Peers. 79 pp. Signed presentation copy from the author to Scandinavian linguist Mahon Melburg. (2)

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Wright, Thomas. The History of Ireland from the earliest period of the Irish Annals to The Present Time.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 472

Published Estimate: €60-80

Price Realised: €70


Yeats, W. B., The Trembling of the Veil:  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 473

Published Estimate: €300-500

Price Realised: €500


Young, Ella. The Rose of Heaven:  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 474

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €80


1711. Roman Missal  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 475

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €0

  • Missale Romanum ex decreto sacrosancti Concilij tridentini restitutum, PIJ V. Pontificis Max. iussu editum et Clementis VIII primum nunc denuo Urbani Papae Octavi Auctoritate recognitum. Cum additione omnium missarum, Quas, ex praecepto, vel ad libitum celebrae novissime concesserunt Pontifices Maximi Usque ad Clementem XI. Published Lyon, 1711.

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The Bible in Irish  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 476

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €170


Spence, Rev. Joseph, Polymetis:  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 477

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0

  • or an Enquiry Concerning the Agreement between the works of the Roman Poets and the Remains of the Aincent Artists. Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one-another. London, R. Dodsley. 1747. Full Calf.

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O'Rahilly, Thomas F. Ed., Gadelica a Journal of modern-Irish Studies Vol. 1  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 478

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €0

  • 304pp. Dublin, Hodges, Figgis & Co.,1912-1913. Blue cloth gilt. Together with O'Grady, Standish H., Silva Gadelica (I.-XXXI) A Collection of Tales in Irish. London, Williams & Norgate, 1892.416pp Brown cloth gilt. (2)

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Gaelic League, Simple Lessons in Irish  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 479

Published Estimate: €80-100

Price Realised: €110


Annals of the Four Masters  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 480

Published Estimate: €250-350

Price Realised: €260

  • Seven Vols, Dublin, De Burca Rare Books, 1990. Decorative green cloth. 3rd edition. All volumes bright and Near Fine in their decorative green cloth. Elegant blindstamping to the panels, gilt-lettering to the spines. Thick quartos, over 4,000 pgs. Also includes a supplemental matching chemise, which houses large fold-out map. (8)

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Book of Kells  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 481

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €0


Book of Kells.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 482

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €300


Joyce, P. W., Irish Names of Places.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 483

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €90


County Wicklow Placenames  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 484

Published Estimate: €80-120

Price Realised: €110

  • Liam Price, The Placenames of Co. Wicklow, Dublin 1958, 1980 &1983, Original wrappers as issued. 8vo Good to Fine Condition. Complete in seven parts: The Baronies of Ballinacor, Talbotstown, Rathdrum, Shillelagh, Newcastle & Arklow.

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1954-2009: Collection of Journals of the Armagh Diocesan Historical Society  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 485

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0

  • Collection of Seanchas Ard Mhacha editions or Journals of the Armagh Diocesan Historical Society. Comprising of 1964-1962 and 1969-2009 inclusive. Full of worthwhile and interesting information. (43 items)

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1970 - 1980 Ten Carloviana Journals  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 486

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €150


Figures Of The Most Beautiful, Useful, and Uncommon Plants.... by Philip Miller FRS,  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 487

Published Estimate: €5,000-7,000

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 16½ x 10½in. (41.91 x 26.67cm)
  • ....Described In The Gardeners Dictionary Exhibited On Three Hundred Copper Plates etc. Folio. Two volumes bound in one with continuous pagination, the second title page discarded. Second Edition, London, 1771. Pp vi, 200 (4) plus 300 plates. Recently and finely rebound in full calf antique with label, gilt, by Antiquarian Bookcrafts, Marley Craft Courtyard, Dublin. A magnificent and rare volume of 18th century botanical coloured plates in bright fresh state.Henrey 1098. Sitwell, Great Flower Books, 121.

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Walsh, Wendy. An Irish Florilegium  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 488

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €200


Mudie, Robert. The Feathered Tribes of the British Isles  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 489

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €0


1897, Ireland in Pictures, International Art Series  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 490

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €0

  • A collection of late 19th century photographs of Irish landscape, antiquities and architecture. Parts 1, 2 & 4 - 9. Published by the International Photographic Publishing Co., Chicago.

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Smeaton, Godfrey. Portfolio of Eight Architectural Drawings of Dublin.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 491

Published Estimate: €250-300

Price Realised: €0

  • Godfrey Smeaton. Dublin: Godfrey Smeaton, 2006. 25 x 36 Cm. (10 x 14 Inches). Very Good Each signed and dated in the lower margin & each watercolour mounted but unframed. Attractive scenes in Dublin 4 including Sussex Terrace & area adjacent to Leeson Street and Burlington Hotel. Malahide based architectural illustrator. (8)

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Historic Dublin by Stephen Conlin  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 492

Published Estimate: €150-250

Price Realised: €0


The Society of Graphic Artists in Ireland. A Collage of Dolmen Press Graphics  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 493

Published Estimate: €200-250

Price Realised: €0

  • Dimensions: 19 x 16in. (48.26 x 40.64cm)
  • Assembled By John McCarthy on the Occasion of The Society of Graphic Artists in Ireland - A Tribute to Liam Miller 1924-1987. Dublin: The Society of Graphic Artists in Ireland, 1987. Framed. The collage depicts 16 illustrations from Dolmen Press press publications including one of Liam Miller. Extremely rare.

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Rugby Football Annual. The Rugby Football Annual 1927/28, 1928/29, 1931/32, 1932/33, 1935/36, 1937/38, 39/40  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 8 November 2014 / 494

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €320

  • Rugby Football Annual. The Rugby Football Annual 1927/28, 1928/29, 1931/32, 1932/33, 1935/36, 1937/38, 39/40 A useful book of reference for followers of the Game. London: Sporting Handbooks, Soft Covers. Good 287pp. Illustrated. Light wear. Good (7)

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