13 March 2016

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Hyde, Douglas. The religious songs of Connaught. Author signed.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 505

Published Estimate: €300-500

Price Realised: €260

  • Vol. 1, signed and inscribed in Irish and English to the fly-leaf by Hyde to Mrs Cadbury, ” A voice from the remote parts of Ireland to the courteous lady who came over sea to us. In remembrance of her visit” dated March, 1913. Dublin, Gill and Sons; also Legends of Saints and Sinners presentation copy to Mrs Cadbury. Hommage De L'autuer. Oct 1917."; Together with three books from the Irishmen of Today series: Sir Horace Plunkett And His Place In The Irish Nation by Edward E. Lysaght, Maunsel, 1916, inscribed to Plunkett by George A Birmingham with two verses of poetry by Birmingham; Darell Figgis, "AE" George Russell. Maunsel 1916; Douglas Hyde, By Diarmid O Cobhthaigh, Maunsel 1917."

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Joyce, James. Ulysses.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 506

Published Estimate: €300-500

Price Realised: €420


Moore, George. Three signed editions  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 506.1

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €0

  • The coming of Gabrielle. For Subscribers, London, 1920, Signed and numbered 134 / 1,000, Ex libris Sibyl & Arthur Colefax; Ulick and Soracha. London - The Nonesuch Press, 1926, signed, cloth with gilt lettering, unclipped dust wrapper; and Passing of the Essenes. London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1930, full vellum gilt, in slipcase, signed and numbered 174 / 775. (3)

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Kavanagh, Patrick. Collected Poems, a special signed limited edition  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 507

Published Estimate: €1500-2000

Price Realised: €2800


Kernoff, Harry, RHA. Thirty-Six Woodcuts.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 508

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €190

  • 1951, published by the artist. Pp 40, quarto, cloth bound. Signed by the artist and numbered 34 [of an edition of 400] on title page in red ink. An attractive collection of illustrations of Irish and Jewish scenes and portraits.

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Neave, Sir Digby. Four Days in Connemara.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 509

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €240


Pyle, Hilary. Jack B. Yeats - A Catalogue Raisonee Of The Oil Paintings.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 510

Published Estimate: €500-700

Price Realised: €400

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  • Dimensions: 11 x 9in. (27.94 x 22.86cm)
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  • Andre Deutsch, London, 1992. Three volumes, green cloth gilt in matching slipcase, pp524, pp598 and pp1152. The definitive reference work, profusely illustrated - an essential for any Irish Art collector or historian. Mint condition.

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Wilde, Oscar. The Importance of Being Earnest:  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 511

Published Estimate: €500-800

Price Realised: €560

  • A Trivial Comedy for Serious People. By the Author of Lady Windermere's Fan. Leonard Smithers, London, 1899. Hardcover. First edition, trade issue. No. 370 of 1000 copies. Quarter calf bound, decorated in gilt. Hinges repaired.

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Collection of books including works by Andrew Lang, Dante Aligheri, Paul Lacroix and Seamus O Duilearga.  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 13 March 2016 / 512

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €100

  • Lang (ed.) illustrated fairy tale books - The True Story Book (1893), The Red True Fairy Book (1895), The Animal Story Book (1896), The Brown Fairy Book (1904), and The Book Of Princes And Princesses (1908). The first by Longmans, Green & Co., London, (1893), with numerous illustrations (5); Aligheri Ouevres Posthumes De F. Lamennais, Paulin et le Chevalier editeurs, Paris, 1855. 3 Volumes, each volume approx. pp495, half calf, over marble boards; La Divine Comedie, Lacroix La Vie Militaire Et Religeuse and other titles, Paris, 1876, buckram binding with raised bands; four titles in total, each title approx pp550, and O Duilearga Leabhar Sheain I Chonail, published for The Folklore of Ireland Society by the Educational Company of Ireland, Ltd. Dublin, 1948, first edition, pp/492. In original blue boards with gilt-titled cover and spine, also with original dust-jacket. Various sizes, mostly octavo.

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