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Wed 24th Mar 2021 - 10am
Auction Of The Entire Personal Library Of The Late John Wyse Jackson 1953-2020 - Owner Of Zozimus Book Shop In Gorey, Co. Wexford And Former Partner At John Sandoe Books, London.
Auction of the entire Personal Library of the Late John Wyse Jackson 1953-2020 - owner of Zozimus Book Shop in Gorey, Co. Wexford and former partner at John Sandoe Books, London.
Lot 9Brady, Conor. Guardians Of The Peace, signed 1st edition 1974, in dj with inscription "To my first mentor!. With all best wishes,", along with A Chronicle of Jails by Darrell Figgis 1917, Talbot Press; Gárda Síochana Directory, 1944 and Crime and Punishment in Ireland by Paul O'Mahony 1995 (4).
Lot 11Skeff, A Life of Owen Sheehy Skeffington 1909-1970; Winding The Clock, O'Rahilly; The 1916 Rising by A O'Rahilly; The Big Houses and Landed Estates of Ireland by T Dooley; Lord Charlemont and his Circle by M McCarthy; The Last Knight, A Tribute to Desmond Fitzgerald, 29th Knight of Glin by O'Byrne and Diction Aires and French Letters, by Elizabeth Wise and illuminated by an Irish Scribbler (6).
Lot 13Puritan and Cromwellian Persecutions Suffered by the Catholics of Ireland by Rev Patrick Francis Moran, Dublin 1865 (3rd edit, re-bound); Cambrensis Eversus by the Rev Matthew Kelly (Vol I Dublin 1848); An Account of Archbishop Marsh's Library, Dublin by Newport; J D White with a Note on Autographs. Dublin 1926; Rise and Fall of The Irish Nation, Dublin (ex-libris); Thamasine's Poems Wild Flowers From The Wayside (lacks title page) and Songs and Poems by Somerville Hunt 1840 (6).
Lot 19Under The Volcano by Malcolm Lowry, 1st edit, Haanel, Charles; The Master Key, First British Empire Edition (1st); Cathedral Stories by Raymond Carver, 1984 (1st, dj); Nightside of Eden by Kenneth Grant (dj); Senlin: A Biography by Conrad Aiken 1925 (1st separate edit); The Happy Years Diaries 1944-48 by Cecil Beaton (dj) (6).
Lot 22Napoleon In Exile at St. Helena 1815-21 by Norwood Young (Vol I & II, Green gilt cloth); The Matabele Campaign by Maj Gen R.S.S. Baden Powell, 1896; Victorian Arena The Performers Vol I by Turner (No. 105 of 500); Lady Chatterly's Lover by D H Lawrence, Privately Printed 1929 (lacks covers) and 3 others (8).
Lot 23Fisherman's Wake, Poems by Temple Lake, Talbot Press (dj); The Plays of George Fitzmaurice, Dolmen, 1967 (dj); Parnell Of Avondale by William Robert Fearon, Three Candles Press, 1937; Lamh Dearg or The Red Hand by NB Magennis, Dublin 1887; Jenny O'Neill by Hubert Quinn, London, Crafts of Ireland by Louise O'Brien and 7 others (13).
Lot 28Donnybrook Lawn Tennis Club 1893-1993 (dj); The Liberties Of Dublin, It's History, People and Future by Gillespie; Into The Lion's Den (The Talbots of Malahide) by Stephen Talbot (signed); The Book Of Blackrock by Mac Cóil, 1977 (signed); The Tales of Fingal, signed by one of the editors; A View From The DART by Capriani, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Anthology by Galvin; Dublin Wit by Ryan and 3 others (11).
Lot 30The Life Of Michael Dwyer by Charles Dickson, Browne & Nolan, Dublin 1944 (dj); The Cromwellian Settlement of Ireland by John P Prendergast, London 1865 with folding map; Irish Castles by Harold G Leask, 1941, W Tempest, Dundalgan Press, Dundalk (from the library of Dr. George A Little) (dj) and Trench Pictures From France by Major William Redmond, 1917 (1st), (4).
Lot 33Waterford: A Pictorial History of Ashford, County Wicklow 1860's to 1960's by Clarke, 2000 (signed, dj); A Pictorial History of Kilcoole, Newcastle, Newtownmountkennedy, Glen O' The Downs, Delgany, Greystones 1860-1985 by Paine, 1996 (dj); If Trees Could Talk by Carey (signed); All For A Game A History of Arklow Town Football Club 1948-98 by Rees, 1998; Flora Of The County of Wicklow by Brunker, 1950, Dundalgan; Co Wicklow's Way With Words; The Last County - The Emergence of Wicklow as a County 1606-1845; Glendalough It's Story and It's Ruins by Rev O'Connell, 1950; Avoca A History of the Vale by Dempsey, 1913 and The Place-Names of Co. Wicklow by Liam Price (7 vol set) (16).
Lot 35The Caretaker - A Play by Harold Pinter, Metheun, 1960 (1st edit with dj); What The Butler Saw by Joe Orton (1st, dj); The Chronicles of Slyme Court by H M Raleigh with illus by Batt, 1935; The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter (1st); Césarine Dietrich by George Sand, Paris 1872 (later translated & published in Boston by James R Osgood, this copy with name Mary Arden Osgood); A Drama of Exile by Elizabeth Barrett Browning and 2 others (8).
Lot 36Zola, Émile: His Excellency, 1897, Chatto (1st); The Shipping World Year Book 1944; 12 Lectures on the Connexion Between Science and Revealed Religion by Cardinal Wiseman (Vol I, folding map Old Continent etc.); Where East Meets West in China by Charlotte Bacon; Missionary in South China and The Diary of a Russian Lady, London 1917 and 2 others (7).
Lot 38The Irish Brigade and it's Campaigns by Captain D P Conyngham; The Last Invasion Of Ireland by Ricahrd Hayes, With illustrations, Dublin 1939 (dj); My Years In English Jails by O'Donovan Rossa, edited by Seán Ua Vearnaigh (pb); The Fenians In Context-Irish Politics & Society 1848-82 by Comerford (pb) and The UVF 1966-73-An Anatomy of Loyalist Rebellion by Boulton (5).
Lot 40The Hardy Boys The Secret of the Old Mill by Franklin W Dixon, Newcastle Upon Tyne, 1951 (dj); The London Vocabulary: English & Latin by James Greenwood (lacks title page) and last pg 123) with many naïve woodcuts; Maximus Shoe Co Ltd, Boots By Post (catalogue); Alice In Wonderland and Through The Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll; Jan Fórlag Stockholm and three children's books (7).
Lot 48Maps and Guides: Ordnance Survey of Mullingar c.1904; Dublin District, c.1918; Dublin District, c.1918; Philips' Handy County Atlases of Ireland; Phoenix Maps Plan of Tralee 1842; Geographica Large Scale Plan of Dublin and Index; Murray's Handbook of Ireland; Your Holiday In Ireland by Cooper and Welsman, Ward Lock & Co. Dublin and Ireland Part 2, Baedeker's Guides of the Rhine and of Switzerland and Dublin and Wicklow Manure Company Ltd Catalogue for 1905 (14).