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A Christmas Carol: and Other Christmas Stories

Dickens, Charles
A Christmas Carol has gripped the public imagination since it was first published in 1843, and it is now as much a part of Christmas as mistletoe or plum pudding. This edition reprints the story alongside Dickens's four other Christmas Books: The Chimes, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Battle of Life, and The Haunted Man.

A Christmas Story

Wildsmith, Brian
The story of the Nativity is made truly magical in the masterful hands of the acclaimed author, Brian Wildsmith. This beautifully illustrated book is a delight to share at Christmas time.

A Dictionary of Members of the Dublin Book Trade 1550-1800

This dictionary, illustrating the working lives of nearly 1,200 members of the Dublin book trade, will prove useful to bibliographers, librarians, and book collectors, and of interest to all eighteenth-century scholars.

A History of the Irish Language: From the Norman Invasion to Independence

Doyle, Aidan (Lecturer, Lecturer, Univer
This book traces the history of the Irish language from the time of the Norman invasion to independence. Aidan Doyle addresses both the shifting position of Irish in society and the important internal linguistic changes that have taken place, and combines political, cultural, and linguistic history.

'A Nation of Beggars'?: Priests, People, and Politics in Famine Ireland, 1846-1852

Kerr, Donal A. (Professor of Ecclesiasti
This study describes Lord John Russell's efforts to improve the lot and status of Irish Catholics, both by implementing changes in the landlord and tenant system and by improving the status of the Catholic Church. It provides an account of the role of the Catholic Church in the famine of 1846.

A New History of Ireland, Volume I: Prehistoric and Early Ireland

O Croinin, Daibhi (Associate Professor o
Presents studies of the archaeology, art, culture, geography, geology, history, language, law, literature, music, and related topics. This volume includes a comprehensive bibliography of the themes discussed in the narrative, together with illustrations and maps, and an index.

A New History of Ireland: Volume III: Early Modern Ireland 1534-1691

Moody, T. W.
Reissued with a revised and updated bibliographical supplement, this detailed history of Ireland is the third of a ten-volume work. It opens with a character study of early modern Ireland and a panoramic survey of Ireland in 1534, followed by 12 chapters of narrative history.

A New History of Ireland: Volume VI: Ireland under the Union, II: 1870-1921

Vaughan, W. E. (Senior Lecturer in Moder
Volume VI opens with a character study of the period, followed by ten chapters of narrative history, and a study of Ireland in 1914. It includes further chapters on the economy, literature, the Irish language, music, arts, education, administration and the public service, and emigration.

A New History of Ireland Volume VII: Ireland, 1921-84

Hill, J. R. (Associate Professor of Mode
Volume VII covers a period of major significance in Ireland's history: the division of Ireland and the eventual establishment of the Irish Republic.

A Pity Youth Does Not Last: Reminiscences of the Last of the Great Blasket Island's Poets and Storytellers

O'Guiheen, Micheel
The only English translation available of the reflections of the son of Peig Sayers, the last of the Great Blasket poets and storytellers.

A Treatise on Northern Ireland, Volume I: Colonialism

O'Leary, Brendan (Lauder Professor of Po
The first volume of the definitive political history of Northern Ireland.


O'Leary, Brendan (Lauder Professor of Po
The second volume of the definitive political history of Northern Ireland.