Irish History / General Irish History
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|Troy, Canon B. Centenary Celebration, Sept. 28th – Oct. 7th 1996. Midleton, Church of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, 1996. 15.5 cm x 22 cm. 55 pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition with minor signs of external wear. Slight curling of corners and crease near spine on cover. Clean inside with solid binding.
Includes for example the following essays: Historical Background / Venerable Archdeacon Hutch P.P. / Site for New Church / Tenders / Jeremiah J. Coffey, Builder / Archbishop Croke / Statement of Expenses / Dedication of New Church / Priests of the Parish / Worked at the Church / Interior of HOly Rosary Church / Altar, Reredos and Great Window / Side Chapels / Stained Glass Windows in the Nave / Baptistry / Mr. Charles T. Byrne etc.
Keywords: Cork, East Cork, Irish History, Irish Local History, Midleton
|Turrell, James / Wick, Oliver. The Irish Sky Garden. With an essay by Günter Metken. First Edition. Skibbereen, Liss Ard Foundation, 1992. 29.7cm x 25.3cm. 111 pages. With 64 original illustrations. Original Softcover. Excellent, close to new condition.
Includes for example: The Entrance / The Crater / The Mound / The Sky Wall / The Pyramid / The Grotto / The Overall Site Plans / The Sky Above Ireland / Der Himmel über Irland, etc.
Keywords: Ireland, Irish Art, Irish History, Irish Photographs, Land Art
|[Tynan, Katharine] Rose, Marilyn Gaddis. Katharine Tynan. London, Associated University Press, 1974. 13,5 x 20 cm. 97 pages. Original Softcover. Very good+ condition. Sime minor staining and slight discolorations on the cover.
Keywords: Irish History
|University College Cork, Feilire / Calendar, 1970 – 71. Cork, Cork University Press, 1970. 14 cm x 21.5 cm. IV, 260 pages. Original softcover. Very good condition with minor signs of external wear. Some marks and fading on cover. Binding slightly strained in centre of book. Pages clean inside.
Includes for example the following sections: Admission of Students / Matriculation / Regulations for Entry / Scholarships and Prizes / Academic Council / Adult Education / Agricultural Science / Chaplains / Clubs / Degrees Awarded / Easter Recess / Extension Lectures / Celtic Studies / Dairy Science / Medicine / Field Work Expenses / health Service / History and Title of College / Honan Hostel / Lecturers / Professors / Reader / Restaurant / Blayney Prize / John Kelly Prize in Clinical Surgery / B.A. Degree Courses / Diploma in Philosophy Course / Ph.D. Degree Regulations etc.
Keywords: Calendar, Cork, Cork City, Cork University, Irish History, UCC
|Various. Ardnamurchan: annals of the parish. Edinburgh, Summerhill Press, 1990. 15 cm x 21 cm. VII, 64 pages and fold out map. Original softcover. Excellent condition with minor signs of external wear.
Includes the following chapters: An Outline History / The Ministry and the Churches / The Roman Catholic Church / The Free Church / People, Places and FActs / Crofting and the Highland Clearances / Vikings and others before and since / Mingary Pier and its Origins / Alasdair MacMhaighstir Alasdair / Charles Dunnel Rudd of Glenborrodale Castle / Sanna / Achosnich / Portuairk / Kilmory / The Pulpit Classroom, Glenborrodale / Dorlin and Shielfoot Estates / Camus-Nan-Geall / Ormsaigbeg / Caisteal Dubh nan Cliar / Castle Tioram / Ardnamurchan Lighthouse / Population / Geology / Wildlife / Origins of Some of the Gaelic Place-Names of the Peninsula.
Keywords: Gaelic, Irish History, Local History, Placenames, Scotland, Scottish History
|Various. Castlemartyr National School, 1889 – 1989. Castlemartyr, Castlemartyr Enterprise Centre, No date (1989). 14.5 cm x 20 cm. 205 pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition with minor signs of external wear.
Includes for example the following essays: A Message from Fr. Dan Hallissey P.P. / Early Monasticism in Imokilly / The Anglo Normans / Ballyoughtera / The Fitzgeralds – Seneschals of Imokilly / Famine / Letters from Absent Friends / Long Ago / Castlemartyr and its Schools / Register of Castlemartyr Boys National School / Register of Castlemartyr Girls National School / To the Ends of the World / Mogeely Dramatic Society / Corkman Studies Earthquakes etc.
Keywords: Castlemartyr, Cork, East Cork, education, Irish History, Irish Local History
|Various / O’Keefe, Regina (Co-ordinator). The Quakers of Mountmellick. A Short History of the Religious Society of Friends in the Town of Mountmellick 1650 – 1900. Reprint funded by Laois Leader Rural Development Company Ltd. Mountmellick, Mountmellick Development Association, No date (1994). 14.5 cm x 21 cm. 96 pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear.
Includes for example the following essays: Foreword / Preface / List of Illustrations / The Origins of Mountmellick Town / The Birth of the Quakers / The Arrival of the Quakers in Mountmellick / The Early Quakers of Mountmellick / The Rise and Fall of Industry in Mountmellick / Prominent Quaker Families of Mountmellick / Education and Quaker Schools / Quaker Dress / An Introduction to Mountmellick Embroidery / The White Quakers / In Search of Quaker Houses / The Decline of the Quakers / Rosenallis: The Quaker Burial Ground / Appendix A: A Graph of Quaker Deaths 1660-1850 / Appendix B: The Certificate of Transfer of Nicholas Newland / Appendix C: Quaker Surnames in Laois / Appendix D: Quaker Residences in Laois 1650-1860 / Appendix E: A List of Pupils in the Quaker Provincial School, Mountmellick 1786 to 1886 / Appendix F: A Quaker School Play – Dinah and Ethel: A Dialogue / Bibliography.
Keywords: Irish History, Irish Local History, Irish Religion, Irish Religion & Church History, Irish Religious History, Laois, Mountmellick, Quakers, Religion
|Walker, Brian M. Sentry Hill: An Ulster Farm and Family. Dundonald, Blackstaff Press, 1981. 18 cm x 23 cm. XII, 167 pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition with minor signs of external wear.
Includes the following chapters: Preface / Map of Sintry Hill & Locality (1870) / Early Days / Houses and Hobbies / Faith, Friends and Factions / ‘God speed the plough’ / Adventures Abroad / Modern Times.
Keywords: Irish History, Irish Interest, Irish Local History, Irish Map, Northern Ireland, Ulster
|Walpole, Charles George. The Kingdom of Ireland. From the Earliest Times to the Union with Great Britain. Kegan Paul, 1882. 20.5cm x 14.3cm. xxxv, 579 (28) pages. With 5 maps. Original Hardcover.Gilt lettering on frontboard. Good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Spine starting to separate from block. Rear or cover slightly torn. Map on page 70 torn. With underlinings on various pages.
Includes for Example: Condition of the Early Irish/ The Filibusters/ The Great Territorial Barons/ The Assimilation of the Settlers, A.D. 1272-1335/ The First Conquest/ The Plantation Spirit Abroad/ The Desmond Rebellion/ The Plantation of Munster/ The Plantation of Ulster/ Provincial Insurrections in 1641/ The Subjugation/ Restoration Compromises/ The Broken Treaty/ The Reconquest/ Protestant Ascendency and its Works/ The Results of Bondage 1760-1768/ The Revolt of the Colony/ The Demand for Parliamentary Reform/ Agitation for Reform and Emancipation/ Prosecutions/ France at England’s ‘Back Door’/ The Triumph of Coercion/ The Irish Jacquerie/ Annexation/ List of the Chief Governors of Ireland from 1173 to 1800 AD/ Henry II/ Richard I/ Henry IV/ Henry V/ Henry VI/ Edward IV/ Edward V/ Richard III/ James II/ William III/ Anne, 1702/ Earl of Worcester/ Lord Say/ Powell/ Sacheverel/ John Heron/ Earl of Salisbury/ Sir Thomas Ridgway/ Francis Willoughbie/ Captain and Thomas Edney/ Lord Audley/ Sir Mervin Audley/ Lord Chamberlaine/ William Wilson/ Captain Mansfield/ Sir Hugh Woorall/ Sir Edward Blennerhassett/ L. Bomby/ William Stewart/ Roman Catholics/ Articles of Limerick/ Lord Riverston/ Colonel Justin McCarthy/ Lord Clancarthy/ Viscount Mountcashel/ Sir Valentine Brown/ alter Cheevers/ Viscount Kenmare/ Hugh O’Neil/ Cromwell/ Cork, Kerry/ Clonmel/ Waterford/ Boyle/ Parsons/ Loftus/ The Castle Authorities/ The Oath of Supremacy/ Nine Articles of Lambeth/ The Presbyterian Clergy/ The Scotch Colony etc.
Keywords: Irish History
|Walsh, J.C. Farranferris: The Heritage of St Finbarr. First Edition. Cork, Tower Books, 1987. 16cm x 23 cm. IX, 269 pages. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. Signed by the author. Also includes a section on the history of hurling in Farranferris by Tim Horgan.
Includes for example the following chapters: The Old St Finbarr’s Seminary / The Franciscan Sisters / Pensions and Domestic Accounts / Farranferris in a Changing World / The Clergy of the Diocese of Cork 1787-1987 and of Cork & Ross 1958-1987 etc.
Keywords: Irish History, Irish Local History, Irish Religious History
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