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  • BLESS THE BRIDE. by Bowen, Rhys.
    Bowen, Rhys.
    BLESS THE BRIDE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2011.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A title in her award winning series set in early 20th century New York and featuring the spunky recent Irish immigrant Molly Murphy. SIGNED on the title page. Historical note. 261 pp. ISBN: 978-0312628109.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 75008
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  • THE LAST ILLUSION. by Bowen, Rhys.
    Bowen, Rhys.
    THE LAST ILLUSION.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2010.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A title in her award winning series set in early 20th century New York and featuring the spunky recent Irish immigrant Molly Murphy - in this book she is hired by Harry Houdini partly as an investigator, partly as a bodyguard. SIGNED on the title page. Historical note. 279 pp. ISBN: 978-0312628109.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 59987
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  • BLESS THE BRIDE. by Bowen, Rhys.
    Bowen, Rhys.
    BLESS THE BRIDE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2011.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A title in her award winning series set in early 20th century New York and featuring the spunky recent Irish immigrant Molly Murphy. Historical note. 261 pp. ISBN: 978-0312628109.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (toning to textblock)

    Book ID: 77911
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  • SHAUN O'DAY OF IRELAND. by Brandeis, Madeline (1897-1937)
    Brandeis, Madeline (1897-1937)
    SHAUN O'DAY OF IRELAND.

    Edition: Early printing.

    New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1929.) dj. Hardcover - The sixth title in the "Children of All Lands Stories" series. This is the story of a young boy from Connemara where leprechauns abound. and of how he disappeared one day but came back to Ireland years later Illustrated with photographs of children taken by the author. Red and white illustrated endpapers. Bound in light blue illustrated boards with a royal blue cloth spine and printed throughout on good quality semi-glossy paper. 191 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in a very good dust jacket (some light foxing on the endpapers, spine of the dj is sunned, front cover illustration is bright and attractive, original price of 50c on flap).Flap of dust jacket lists to #11 in this series.

    Book ID: 64736
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  • BEYOND THE MELTING POT: The Negroes, Puerto Ricans, Jews, Italians, and Irish of New York City. by Glazer, Nathan and Moynihan, Daniel Patrick.
    Glazer, Nathan and Moynihan, Daniel Patrick.
    BEYOND THE MELTING POT: The Negroes, Puerto Ricans, Jews, Italians, and Irish of New York City.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, (1968.). Chapters on leadership, politics, families, occupations, etc. A book praised as being both important, perceptive and readable. Notes, index. 360 pages.

    Condition: Very good (crease to lower corner cover.)

    Book ID: 22649
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  • WITH POOR IMMIGRANTS TO AMERICA. by Graham, Steven.
    Graham, Steven.
    WITH POOR IMMIGRANTS TO AMERICA.

    Edition: Facsimile Reprint.

    New York: Arno Press, 1974. Hardcover - Originally published in 1914. Illustrated with 58 photographs by the author. The experiences of immigrants from Ireland, Scandanavia, Lithuania, Russia and more. A title in the Foreign Travelers in America, 1810-1935 series. 306 pp. ISBN: 0-405-054467.

    Condition: Ex-library with relatively few markings, missing front endpaper, but overall tight and clean in gold cloth with burgundy lettering.

    Book ID: 57393
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  • 'TIS. by McCourt, Frank.
    McCourt, Frank.
    'TIS.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Scribner, 1999. First edition - Sequel to his Pulitzer Prize- winning 'Angela's Ashes' which described his childhood, This covers his journey from impoverished immigrant, through the Army, college and on to his life as a schoolteacher and raconteur. 367 pp.

    Condition: Fine in light blue printed wrappers.

    Book ID: 64731
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