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Akeroyd - The Wild Plants of Bere, Dursey, Whiddy and other Islands in Bantry Ba Akeroyd, John / Wolstenholme, Leander / Poole, Jenna / Atkinson, Wendy / Flynn, Paul / Janouchova, Marketa / Plant, Caroline / Fisher, Jenny. The Wild Plants of Bere, Dursey, Whiddy and other Islands in Bantry Bay. Photography by Robbie Murphy. Sherkin Island, Sherkin Marine Station, 2013. 8°. 240 pages. Original, illustrated Softcover. Excellent, as new condition. Signed by the editor.

Includes: The Environment and History of the Islands / Climate / Geology and Soils / Glacial Drift / Soil types / Vegetation / History of native vegetation / Outline of plant communities / Flora / Human history, land ownership and land use / Prehistory to the Middle Ages / 16th to 19th centuries – Invaders and Landlords / Castles, forts and towers / Population changes in the 19th to 20th centuries / History of Botanical Exploration / Historical outline / The Work of Botanists from Sherkin Island Marine Station / The Islands / Bere / Dursey / Whiddy / Garinish (Garnish Island) / Systematic Plant List of Bere, Dursey & Whiddy and other Islands of Bantry Bay / Pteridophytes: Ferns and Fern allies / Gymnosperms: conifers / Angiosperms: flowering plants / Charophytes: stoneworts / References / Index of Scientific Names / Inneacs de hAinmneacha GAeilge / Index of English Names //

Keywords: Bantry, Bantry Bay, Botanik, Botany, County Cork, Flora, Ireland, Irish Botany, Irish Flora, Irish Natural History, West Cork

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Anonymous. Ilnacullin: An Illustrated Guide to the Gardens of Ilnaculnacullin (G Anonymous. Ilnacullin: An Illustrated Guide to the Gardens of Ilnaculnacullin (Garnish Island). Ireland, National Parks and Monuments Service, 1982. 15 cm x 20.5 cm. 36 pages. Original pamphlet. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear.

Includes for example the following essays: Self-guiding trail / Plant lists / Map of Ilnacullin / Historical background / Development of the gardens etc.

Keywords: Glengarriff, Ireland, Irish Geography, Irish History, Irish Plants, Tourism, West Cork

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Bennett, The History of Bandon. Bennett, George. The History of Bandon. And the Principal Towns in the West Riding of County Cork. Cork, Francis Guy, Printer and Publisher / Fercor Press, 1973. 16,5 cm x 23,3 cm. Frontispiece – Portrait, VIII, 572 pages. Orgiinal Hardcover with gilt lettering on spine. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear.

Keywords: Bandon, Irish History, Irish Local History, West Cork

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Carroll, Ardfield/ Rathbarry Journal, No.3 2000-2001. Carroll, D. / Feen, T. / Collins, M. / Harte, A. (eds.). Ardfield/ Rathbarry Journal, No.3 (2000-2001). Dublin, ColourBooks, 2001. 17 x 24 cm. 112 pages. Original Softcover. Very good condition. [Ardfield/ Rathbarry Journal]

Includes for example the following essays: The Fenian Guns / Dan Calnan of Dunnycove / McCarthys of the Galley / High Cross of Castlefreke / Sinking and Salvaging of the Steamship “Norwegian” / Goirtin na gCearc / The Battle of Bray / Bowling down Ardfield/ Rathbarry Way / Fr. Holland’s History of West Cork / The Master of Colaiste an tSleibhe etc.

Keywords: Irish History, West Cork

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Carroll, Ardfield/ Rathbarry Journal, No.4 2002-2003. Carroll, D. / Feen, T. / Collins, M. / Harte, A. (eds.). Ardfield/ Rathbarry Journal, No.4 (2002-2003). Dublin, ColourBooks, 2004. 17 x 24 cm. 108 pages. Original Softcover. Very good condition. [Ardfield/ Rathbarry Journal]

Includes for example the following essays: William Travers: Boat-builder of Kilkern House / Michael Collins and the Castlefreke Estate / Danny O’Donovan and the Castlefreke Estate / Danny Donovan of Carhooleassa / Jackie O’Regan of Kilkern / Noel Redding: The Early Years / Patrick “Rocky Mountain” O’Brien – Fenian Volunteer / The Treasure of Inchydoney Island / Italian Salvage Ships at the Galley Head /

Keywords: Irish History, West Cork

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James Coombes - Timoleague and Barryroe / Tigh Molaige agus Barracha Rua. Coombes, James. Timoleague and Barryroe / Tigh Molaige agus Barracha Rua. Timoleague, Muintir Na Tire (Friary Preservation Committee), 1969. 8°. Frontispiece, 85 pages with one folded map and one folded plan. Illustrated Softcover. Some clear signs of wear to the binding. Internally very clean and in excellent condition. Very Rare local publication.

Contents / Reim an Leabhair: Early Colonists. Antiquities, St.Molaga, The Old Parishes, The Cistercians in Abbeymahon, The Coming of the Normans, The Melting Pot, More Irish than the Irish, The Franciscans, A Princely Benefactor, Ornaid don Tir seo Trath, The Religious House of Clogagh, The Gathering Storm, Church of Silence, Years of Indecision, Hammer and Anvil, Mounteen Castle, An Incident of the Nine Years War, Ireland Pacified, A Flicker of Hope, A Wandering Scholar, A Forgotten Martyr, Indian Summer, A Brathair Bocht, The War of the Three Kingdoms, The Maid of Coolim, Cromwellian Times, Bennett of Bandon, Cogadh Ri Sheamais, The McCarthys of Timoleague and La Martiere, Penal Night, One Small Head, The Hidden Ireland, Holy Wells, An Tine Bheo: 1778 and 1803, Rural Unrest, Ballinascarthy Tithe Meeting, The Friary in Modern Times, Fishing, James Redmond Barry, Pre-Famine Fisheries, Rural Pastimes, Farming etc., The Church of Ireland, 19th Century Timoleague, Courtmacsherry in the 19th Century, The Great Famine, Courtmacsherry Lifeboat Station, Tribune to the People, Barryroe Parish Churches, Fortunes of the Irish Language, The Land War, Timoleague and Courtmacsherry Light Railway, Timoleague Parish Church, The Struggle for Freedom, Barryroe Cooperative Society, Lettercollum Convent, Appendix with Surnames of Ibane and Barryroe //

Keywords: Irish History, Timoleague, West Cork

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Coppeen Archeological Historical & Cultural Society. Coppeen - A Glimpse Of The Coppeen Archeological Historical & Cultural Society. Coppeen – A Glimpse Of The Past. [With a small chapter on “Michael Collins and Beal Na mBLÀTH” by Michael Galvin and CAHCS]. First Edition. Coppeen, Solas Nua Publications, 2007. 14,5 x 20,5 cm. 137 pages. Original Softcover. Very good+ condition. Minimal signs of wear on the cover.

Includes for example: A Guide Map of the Area / Coppeen Village 1840 – 2007 / Cahirvagliair Ring Fort / Stone Circles / Regrets for Bengour Creamery / Kinneigh Roudn Tower / Michael Collins and Beal Na mBLÀTH / Local Ghost Stories / The West Cork Railway / The Fair of Ballabuidhe / Seanfhocail / Gurranriegh Famine Monument / etc. etc.

Keywords: Irish History, West Cork

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Corkery - A Munster Twilight and The Hounds of Banba. Corkery, Daniel. A Munster Twilight and The Hounds of Banba. Dublin, Cork. The Talbot Press Limited. no year [c.1930]. 18.6cm x 13cm. 140 pages with one coloured illustration (frontispiece). Original, yellow cloth (Hardcover) with blueish lettering on frontcover and spine. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear. Some minor foxing to edges.

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Two collections of short stories by Daniel Corkery, once Professor at UCC, Cork. Corkery’s students at UCC included Frank O’Connor, Sean O Faolain and Sean O Tuama. Corkery was also a member of the Seanaid and the Gaelic League. A Munster Twilight is a collection of short stories drawing on his familiarity with the West Cork Gaeltacht to illustrate the persistence of Gaelic culture.


Keywords: Gaelic, Gaeltacht , Irish History, West Cork

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Department of the Environment, An Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of Department of the Environment, Heritage & Local Government. An Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of West Cork. Ireland, Government of Ireland, 2011. 21 cm x 21 cm. 120pages with numerous photographs throughout. Original Softcover. Very good condition with only very minor signs of external wear.

Keywords: Irish History, West Cork

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Department of the Environment, Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of Ire Department of the Environment, Heritage & Local Gouvernment. Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of Ireland. Collection of 13 Volumes: Volume I: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of West Cork / Volume II: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of East Cork / Volume III: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of Cork City / Volume IV: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of North Cork / Volume V: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Kerry / Volume VI: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Kildare / Volume VII: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Limerick / Volume VIII: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Carlow / Volume IX: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Galway / Volume X: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of North Tipperary / Volume XI: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Clare / Volume XII: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of County Laois / Volume XIII: Introduction to the Architectural Heritage of Fingal // Bilingual in English and Gaeilge [Gaelic]. 13 Volumes. Ireland, 2011. Octavo. c. 700 pages in each language. Original Softcover. Collection with 13 volumes. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear.

Keywords: Archaeology, Archäologie, Irish History, West Cork

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