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  • THE SPHERE OF BIRDS. by Berry, Ciaran.
    Berry, Ciaran.
    THE SPHERE OF BIRDS.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, (2008). First edition - Irish author's first collection of poetry, which "effortlessly moves back and forth between here and there, then and now, the personal and the historic, the modern and the mythic." Winner of the Open Competition Award in the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry. Notes. 75 pp. ISBN: 9780809328383.

    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers (upper corner just slightly bumped, appears unread).

    Book ID: 64886
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  • EMMA BROWN. by Boylan, Clare and Charlotte Bronte.
    Boylan, Clare and Charlotte Bronte.
    EMMA BROWN.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: The Viking Press, (2004.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A novel from the unfinished manuscript by Charlotte Bronte.. Octavo, pictorial wrappers, . "Charlotte Bronte's death in 1855 deprived the world of what might have been her masterpiece. The twenty unfinished manuscript pages about a lost young girl - which signaled her most compelling work since Jane Eyre - sat in waiting for almost 150 years until Irish novelist Clare Boylan decided to finisht it." Afterword. vii, 437 pp. Fragments of the manuscript reproduced on the endpapers. ISBN: 0-670-032972.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 44424
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  • ARTEMIS FOWL: THE LOST COLONY. by Colfer, Eoin.
    Colfer, Eoin.
    ARTEMIS FOWL: THE LOST COLONY.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion, (2006.). SIGNED first edition - The fifth book in this very popular - and highly praised - series. Anti-hero Artemis is a millionaire, a genius, a criminal mastermind - and only twelve years old. SIGNED on the title page. With a planned first printing of 500.000 copies, this advance issue is much less common than the trade edition (in fact, it is very uncommon, and especially so signed.) 385 pp. ISBN: 0-7868-49568.

    Condition: Fine (a new copy) in red wrappers (cover is different from final cover.)

    Book ID: 54466
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  • ARTEMIS FOWL: THE TIME PARADOX. by Colfer, Eoin.
    Colfer, Eoin.
    ARTEMIS FOWL: THE TIME PARADOX.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion, (2008.). SIGNED first edition - The sixth book in this very popular - and highly praised - series. Anti-hero Artemis is a millionaire, a genius, a criminal mastermind - and only twelve years old. SIGNED on the title page. With a planned first printing of 750.000 copies, this advance issue is much less common than the trade edition, and especially so signed. 391 pp.

    Condition: Fine in printed gray wrappers.

    Book ID: 55811
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  • ARTEMIS FOWL: THE ARCTIC INCIDENT. by Colfer, Eoin.
    Colfer, Eoin.
    ARTEMIS FOWL: THE ARCTIC INCIDENT.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Hyperion, (2002.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second book in this very popular - and highly praised - series. Anti-hero Artemis is a millionaire, a genius, a criminal mastermind - and only twelve years old. 277 pp. ISBN: 0-786808551.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 79749
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  • ARTEMIS FOWL: THE OPAL DECEPTION. by Colfer, Eoin.
    Colfer, Eoin.
    ARTEMIS FOWL: THE OPAL DECEPTION.

    Edition: 3rd US printing.

    New York: Disney - Hyperion, (2005.) dj. Hardcover - The fourth book in this very popular - and highly praised - series. Anti-hero Artemis is a millionaire, a genius, a criminal mastermind - and only twelve years old. 342 pp. ISBN: 0-786852895.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 75854
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  • ARTEMIS FOWL: THE ATLANTIS COMPLEX. by Colfer, Eoin.
    Colfer, Eoin.
    ARTEMIS FOWL: THE ATLANTIS COMPLEX.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Disney - Hyperion, (2010) dj. Hardcover first edition - The seventh book in this very popular - and highly praised - series. Anti-hero Artemis is a millionaire, a genius, a criminal mastermind - and only twelve years old. 357 pp. ISBN: 0-786852895.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 75855
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  • THE WISH LIST by Colfer, Eoin.
    Colfer, Eoin.
    THE WISH LIST

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Hyperion, (2003) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A stand-alone novel by the author of the Artemis Fowl series. The story of a young girl's last chance to redeem herself. SIGNED on the title page. 252 pp. ISBN: 0-786-818638.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (price-clipped)

    Book ID: 60371
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  • THE REAPERS. by Connolly, John.
    Connolly, John.
    THE REAPERS.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Atria, (2008) dj. Hardcover first edition - The eighth thriller by this award-winning Irish author featuring ex-police detective Charlie Parker. 351 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 64127
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  • THE WHITE ROAD. by Connolly, John.
    Connolly, John.
    THE WHITE ROAD.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Atria, (2003) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The fourth thriller by this Irish author. Detective Charlie Parker is finding some measure of peace in his Maine farmhouse, when an old friend in South Carolina who is defending a young black man accused of raping and murdering his white girl friend calls for his help. SIGNED on the title page. 390 pp. ISBN: 978-0743456388.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 62448
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  • THE WHITE ROAD. by Connolly, John.
    Connolly, John.
    THE WHITE ROAD.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Atria, (2003). SIGNED first edition - The fourth thriller by this Irish author. Detective Charlie Parker is finding some measure of peace in his Maine farmhouse, when an old friend in South Carolina who is defending a young black man accused of raping and murdering his white girl friend calls for his help. SIGNED on the title page. 390 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 62449
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  • THE REAPERS. by Connolly, John.
    Connolly, John.
    THE REAPERS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Atria, (2008). SIGNED first edition - The eighth thriller by this award-winning Irish author featuring ex-police detective Charlie Parker.. SIGNED on the title page. 465 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in illustrated wrappers (some light toning to the pages).

    Book ID: 64061
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  • LIFE MASK. by Donoghue, Emma.
    Donoghue, Emma.
    LIFE MASK.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harcourt, Inc., (2004.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Epic historical novel by this Irish-born writer based on the lives of three eighteenth-century Londoners in a portrait of a world on the brink of revolution - a young widowed sculptress, an actress and Lord Derby, inventor of the horse race that bears his name - and on the rumors of a scandalous love triangle. Author's note and list of dramatis personae. 650 pp. ISBN: 0-151009430.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 37493
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  • LIFE MASK. by Donoghue, Emma.
    Donoghue, Emma.
    LIFE MASK.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harcourt, Inc., (2004.). First edition - Epic historical novel by this Irish-born writer based on the lives of three eighteenth-century Londoners in a portrait of a world on the brink of revolution - a young widowed sculptress, an actress and Lord Derby, inventor of the horse race that bears his name - and on the rumors of a scandalous love triangle. Author's note and list of dramatis personae. 650 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 53929
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  • THE WOMAN WHO WALKED INTO DOORS by Doyle, Roddy
    Doyle, Roddy
    THE WOMAN WHO WALKED INTO DOORS

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Viking, (1996) dj. Hardcover first edition - Powerful novel of a woman struggling to regain her identity after being married to an abusive husband. Doyle won the Booker prize for his earlier novel "Paddy Clarke, Ha, Ha, Ha." 226 pp. ISBN: 0-670-867756.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 69794
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  • A SNAIL IN MY PRIME: New and Selected Poems. by Durcan, Paul.
    Durcan, Paul.
    A SNAIL IN MY PRIME: New and Selected Poems.

    Edition: First US printing, a trade paperback.

    New York: Penguin, (1995). First edition - A collection which contains this Irish award-winning poet's own selection from his work - a number of new poems as well as poems from "Endsville", "Teresa's Bar", "The Berlin Wall Cafe", and "Going Home to Russia". His poems are satirical, celebratory, and very accessible. A title in the Penguin Poets series. Glossary. 271 pp. ISBN: 0-140587209.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers (some light toning to the pages).

    Book ID: 69170
    Keywords: irish author, Poetry
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  • CARRY ME DOWN. by Hyland, M. J.
    Hyland, M. J.
    CARRY ME DOWN.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Cannongate, (2006) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second novel by this award-winning young writer - the story of a twelve year old boy's obsessive and dangerous desire to see the truth. Coetze called this 'both sympathetic and disturbing, . . rich in understated humor' and Ali Smith described it as 'a work of discreet brilliance.' Shortlisted for the Man-Booker Award. 334 pp. ISBN: 1841957402.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket (price-clipped).

    Book ID: 58010
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  • TRANSATLANTIC: A Novel. by McCann, Colum.
    McCann, Colum.
    TRANSATLANTIC: A Novel.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2013) dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel by this Irish author, one which spans the Atlantic and covers more than 150 years, telling stories tied together by several women, descendants of an Irish serving girl in the house of a publisher when Frederick Douglass was touring Ireland in 1845 and 1846. It also tells the story of two aviators - Jack Alcock and Arthur Brown - who flew from Newfoundland to Ireland in 1919, in the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean, placing their trust in a modified bomber to heal the wounds of the Great War and of George Mitchell, Irish-American-Lebanese senator, who shepherded the peace talks in 1998. Long listed for…

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    New York: Random House, (2013) dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel by this Irish author, one which spans the Atlantic and covers more than 150 years, telling stories tied together by several women, descendants of an Irish serving girl in the house of a publisher when Frederick Douglass was touring Ireland in 1845 and 1846. It also tells the story of two aviators - Jack Alcock and Arthur Brown - who flew from Newfoundland to Ireland in 1919, in the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean, placing their trust in a modified bomber to heal the wounds of the Great War and of George Mitchell, Irish-American-Lebanese senator, who shepherded the peace talks in 1998. Long listed for the Booker, named one of the best books of the year by Kirkus. 304 pp. ISBN: 978-1400069590.

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    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (remainder dot)

    Book ID: 69168
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  • TRANSATLANTIC: A Novel. by McCann, Colum.
    McCann, Colum.
    TRANSATLANTIC: A Novel.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2013) dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel by this Irish author, one which spans the Atlantic and covers more than 150 years, telling stories tied together by several women, descendants of an Irish serving girl in the house of a publisher when Frederick Douglass was touring Ireland in 1845 and 1846. It also tells the story of two aviators - Jack Alcock and Arthur Brown - who flew from Newfoundland to Ireland in 1919, in the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean, placing their trust in a modified bomber to heal the wounds of the Great War and of George Mitchell, Irish-American-Lebanese senator, who shepherded the peace talks in 1998. Long listed for…

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    New York: Random House, (2013) dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel by this Irish author, one which spans the Atlantic and covers more than 150 years, telling stories tied together by several women, descendants of an Irish serving girl in the house of a publisher when Frederick Douglass was touring Ireland in 1845 and 1846. It also tells the story of two aviators - Jack Alcock and Arthur Brown - who flew from Newfoundland to Ireland in 1919, in the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean, placing their trust in a modified bomber to heal the wounds of the Great War and of George Mitchell, Irish-American-Lebanese senator, who shepherded the peace talks in 1998. Long listed for the Booker, named one of the best books of the year by Kirkus. 304 pp. ISBN: 978-1400069590.

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    Condition: Good in good dust jacket (corners slightly bumped, overall reading wear)

    Book ID: 71586
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