Search Previous Results
Go To Lot
Wed 15th Sep 2021 - 10am
Auction Of A Collection Of Irish Historical Interest Books - To Include A Jack B. Yeats Collection, A Titanic Survivor's Bible, Along With Maps, Journals, Periodicals, Pamphlets, Ephemera Etc.
Auction of a Collection of Irish Historical Interest Books - to include a Jack B. Yeats Collection, a Titanic Survivor's Bible, along with Maps, Journals, Periodicals, Pamphlets, Ephemera Etc.
Lot 97Russell, Bertrand History of Western Philosophy, 1946, 1st edition; Glyn-Jones, A. Holding up a Mirror, How Civilizations Decline, 1996, as new in dust jacket; Sartre, J. P. Saint Genet. Saint & Martyr, 1964, nice in jacket, 1st English edition; Jung, C. G. Psychology and Alchemy, 1953, dust jacket; Rosen, S. Nihilism, 1969, dust jacket; and 15 others some paperback. In all 20 vols. (20).
Lot 98Local History Box. Termonagurk 1786-1989; St. Malaghy’s Church Armagh 1938-88; Tullow’s Story; Cathedral of Down. 1904; Columb’s Cathedral Derry; Astronomy of Birr Castle; St. Mel’s Cathedral Rededication 1977; Lickmolassy by the Shannon; Donegal by Tohill; George Coalter Schoolmaster and Evangelist. 1950; History of Carmoney; Old Rosses Point; Famine in Laois; Topography of Ancient Fermy by Power etc. 33 individual publications.
Lot 99McErlean & Others. Strangford Lough: An Archaeological Survey of the Maritime Cultural Landscape, 2002, quarto. 700+ pages, profuse illustrations, as new in dj. Ground breaking survey which revealed among other things a 7th century corn mill at Nendrum. A beautiful and valuable work.
Lot 103Hugely important Sotheby’s catalogue of A Distinguished French Collection of Impressionist and Modern paintings and drawings, 1975; 50 lots all illustrated in colour and with prices marked in and price obtained loosely inserted. The highest price obtained was for lot 19, Claude Monet’s cathedral at Rouen which made £210,000..
Estimate: €50 - €70
Lot 109Theatrical History] Wickham, G. Early English Stages 1300 to 1660, 1966-71, 2 vols., nice in dust jacket; Cibber, Colley An Apology for the Life of .. Comedian and Patentee of the Theatre Royal, written by Himself, 1822, original cloth, very good; and 2 others. In all 4 vols. (4).
Estimate: €60 - €90
Lot 112Tonna, Charlotte Elizabeth: Letters from Ireland 1837, 1838, original cloth, very good. Letters on social and topographical topics sent while travelling in Cos. Wexford, Wicklow, Dublin, Westmeath, Down, Armagh, Derry and Donegal. Mrs. Tonna, an Englishwoman, who lived in Ireland for many years was very sympathetic to the peasantry but detested their religion..
Lot 115Tynan, Catholic Instruction in Ireland, 1720-1950, 1985, dj, mint; Ainmneacha Gaeilge na mBailte Poist; Buckley, James Fintan Lalor: radical, CUP 1990, dj, mint. Traill, Lord Strafford, 1970. Horgan, From Parnell to Pearse, 1948. Fitzgerald, Lord Kildare’s Grand Tour, 2000, mint folding cards. (6).
Lot 116Woodham-Smith, C. The Great Hunger. Ireland 1845-1849, 1962, as new in dust jacket, standard work; Salaman, R. History & Social Influence of the Potato, 1989, revised edition, fine, standard work; Conaghan, P. The Great Famine in South-West Donegal 1845-1850, 1997, fine, rare. (3).