Purcell Auctioneers: Highly Important Sale of the Libraries of the Late Conor Cruise O'Brien former Minister, his wife Máire Mhac an tSaoi, Irish scholar and her father Seán MacEntee, former Tánaiste., 42722, Birr

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Auction Date
04/27/2022 - 04/27/2022
Page Size: 608 items in 25 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Mac Carthy, B., et al.

Annala Uladh: Annals of Ulster otherwise Annala Senait, Annals of Senat: a chronicle of Irish affairs from A.D. 431 to A.D. 1540. in 4 Vols.

Dublin1887, 1893, 1895, 1901, EUR 100.00 - 200.00EUR 142.80
2Ernest Jones

The Life and Work of Sigmund Freud - Volumes 1 - 3

EUR 40.00 - 80.00EUR 23.80
3

Clar Litridheacht na Nua-Ghaedhilge 1850-1936 de Hae, Risteard

Dublin, 1938EUR 80.00 - 120.00EUR 178.50
4J Michelet.

Histoire De La Revolution Francaise.

Paris, 1869EUR 80.00 - 150.00EUR 59.50
5Gibbon, Edward.

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Complete in 6 vols.

Dublin, 1789EUR 200.00 - 400.00EUR 476.00
6Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford.

Private Correspondence in 4 volumes. Vol 1 1735-1756. Vol 2, 1756-1764. Vol 3, 1764-1775. Vol 4, 1775-1797.

1820EUR 30.00 - 60.00EUR 23.80
7

Die altirische Heldensage Táin Bó Cúalnge.

Leipzig: 1905EUR 100.00 - 150.00EUR 101.15
8Ed. W. Dunn Macray.

Clarendon's The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England. Begun in the Year 1641.

EUR 60.00 - 80.00EUR 89.25
9Mac Carthy, B., et al.

Annala Uladh: Annals of Ulster otherwise Annala Senait, Annals of Senat: a chronicle of Irish affairs from A.D. 431 to A.D. 1540. in 4 Vols.

Dublin 1887, 1893, 1895, 1901, EUR 40.00 - 60.00EUR 190.40
10

Congo (Les Dossiers du C.R.I.S.P.)

1959, 1960, 1961 and 1962EUR 40.00 - 80.00EUR 89.25
11Verrier, Andre

Duanaire Gaeilge na Heireann; Poems de L'Irlande Gaelique

EUR 60.00 - 80.00EUR 71.40
12LIVIUS (Titus).

Historiarum Quæ Supersunt, Ex Recensione Arn. Drakenborchii.

Oxonii [i.e. Oxford],1800EUR 100.00 - 300.00EUR 59.50
13 Thomas Moore. Edited By Lord John Russell

Memoirs, Journal, and Correspondence of Thomas Moore.

EUR 40.00 - 80.00EUR 65.45
14Alexander Pope

The Works of Alexander Pope In Verse and Prose by the Rev William Lisle Bowles A.M.. 

London1806EUR 100.00 - 200.00EUR 95.20
15Burchfield, R.W., Ed.

Supplement to the Oxford English Dictionary, Vol 1-4.

EUR 60.00 - 100.00EUR 65.45
16

Record Of Debates-Northern Ireland Forum For Political Dialogue

1996-1998 EUR 60.00 - 80.00Not Sold
17Littré Paul-Emile

Dictionnaire De La Langue Française - En 4 tomes - Tomes 1 + 2 + 3 + 4.

Monte-Carlo, 1970EUR 60.00 - 80.00Not Sold
18Kinsella, Thomas

Another September

Dublin, 1958EUR 200.00 - 250.00EUR 142.80
19Maire MacEntee

A Heart Full of Thought

Dublin, 1959EUR 60.00 - 80.00EUR 41.65
20Thomas Kinsella

Moralities

Dublin1960EUR 80.00 - 120.00EUR 142.80
21Conor Cruise O'Brien.

Eamon De Valera (1882-1975).

EUR 40.00 - 80.00EUR 71.40
22

Private, Personal Correspondence from 1937-39 relating in the main to Seamus MacEntee

1937-39EUR 100.00 - 200.00EUR 380.80
23

2 Scripts For Plays. 1 Murderous Angels by Conor Cruise O'Brien. 2 Mountain Language by Harold Pinter.

EUR 50.00 - 80.00EUR 47.60
24

Album of Photographs from County Kerry 1928-29 circa 48.

1928-29EUR 60.00 - 80.00EUR 476.00
25

Cuimneacáin Rememberings; 12 Original Ink Drawings Of Rock And Sea Around Dun Chaoin.

1974EUR 60.00 - 80.00EUR 83.30
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