Ambush, the war between the SAS and IRA. James Adams, Robin Morgan, Anthony Bambridge.
London, Pan Books, 1988. 18 cm. viii, 200 pages. Softcover. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear.
Collection of four important Biographies on Bertie Ahern (one of them signed / inscribed). The collection includes: 1. John Downing – Most Skilful, Most Devious, Most Cunning – A Political Biography of Bertie Ahern. / 2. Michael Clifford & Shane Coleman – Bertie Ahern and the Drumcondra Mafia / 3. Bertie Ahern – The Autobiography (signed / Inscribed) / 4. John Cooney – Battleship Bertie – Politics in Ahern’s Ireland.
Dublin / London, Blackwater Press / Hachette / Hutchinson, 2004 – 2009. Octavo. 242, 377, 372, 346 pages. One book in original Hardcover with dustjacket / Three books in original softcover.. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Includes one newspaper-article on Bertie Ahern in which he calls himself the last irish socialist.
Great Irish Speeches. [Includes CD of Ireland’s greatest speakers]. With a Foreword by Colm Tóibín.
London, Quercus, 2007. Quarto. 223 pages with many illustrations. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Excellent, as new condition with only minor signs of external wear.
We Declare. Landmark Documents in Ireland’s History. With a foreword by Fintan O’Toole.
London, Quercus Publishing Plc, 2008. 27.7cm x 19.5cm. 216 pages. With photographs throughout. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. Excellent, as new condition with only minor signs of external wear.
The Republic of Ireland – Its Government and Politics – Collection of 215 books on Irish Politics, Irish Government, Irish local planning and Local government, Irelands connection to the EU, History of Irish Elections, books on Governmental policy (general and irish related), books on the history of Ireland’s connection to the UK etc. Also included are several publications on the history of the irish political parties. The comprehensive collection comes from the library of a former council man and university lecturer and includes many of the minor and major publications needed to understand the forming of the irish state from 1940 onwards. The collection includes publications like: 1. John McG. Smyth – The Theory and Practice of the Irish Senate / 2. John Coakley and Michael Gallagher – Politics in the Republic of Ireland / 3. Desmond Roche – Local Government in Ireland / 4. Patrick Keatinge – Maastricht and Ireland – What the Treaty means / 5. Stephen Collins – The Power Game – Fianna Fail since Lemass / 6. Cornelius O’Leary – Irish Elections (1918 – 1977) – Parties, Voters and Proportional Representation / 7. Bruce Arnold – What Kind of Country – Modern Irish Politics 1968-1983 / 8. Michael Flannery – Sanitation – Conservation and Recreation Services in Ireland / 9. Peter Mair – The Changing Irish Party System / 10. R.C.Geary – and F.S.O Muircheartaigh – Equalization of Opportunity in Ireland – Statistical Aspects / 11. Mary Minihan – A Deal with the Devil – The Green Party in Government / 12. Donal de Buitleir – Problems of Irish Local Finance / 13. Communications and Community in Ireland (Brian Farrell) / etc. etc.
London, University of London Press, 1971. 24 cm. vii,241 pages with 8 plates. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. The collection of 215 books (of which only c.60 are listed here) is in very good condition (only a few volumes with stronger wear).
The Irish administration system.
Dublin, Institute of Public Administration, 1980. Octavo. X,242 pages. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Name of preowner on endpaper. Including two newspaper-clippings related to the topic.