Modern Signed First Editions

Antiquarian & Rare Books


Modern Signed First Editions

Anglo Irish Literature Poetry & History

Index: M - N


Biographies: A - B  C - E  F - G  H - J  K - L  M - N  O - P  Q - R  S - U  V - Z


Mac Anna, Ferdia
The Last of the High Kings: Michael Joseph, London, 1991. First Edition
The Ship Inspector: Michael Joseph, London, 1994. First Edition
Irish Comic Writing: Michael Joseph, London, 1995. First Edition
The Last of the Bald Heads: Hodder Headline Ireland, London, 2004. First Edition PB as issued.

MacManus, Francis

The Fire in the Dust: Jonathan Cape, London, 1950. First Edition. Signed


McAuliffe, John
Next Door: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2007. First Edition Signed

Of All Places: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2011. First Edition


McCabe, Eugene
Victims: Victor Gollancz Limited, Great Britain, 1976. First Edition

Heritage and Other Stories: Gollancz Limited, Great Britain, 1978. First Edition

Pull down a Horseman/Gale Day: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1979, First Edition Ex Lib Signed

Death and Nightingales: Secker & Warburg, London, 1992. First Edition, Signed

Tales from the Poorhouse: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1999. First Edition, Signed

The Love of Sisters: New Island, Dublin, 2010. First Edition, Signed


McCabe, Patrick
Music on Clinton Street: Raven Arts Press, Dublin, 1986. First Edition PB

The Butcher Boy: Picador, London, 1992. First Edition, 4th Printing, Signed by McCabe and Neil Jordan
The Dead School: Picador, London, 1995. First Edition, Signed
Breakfast on Pluto: Harper Flamingo, 1998. First Edition, Signed by McCabe and Neil Jordan
Mondo Desperado: Picador, London, 1999. First Edition PB

Emerald Germs of Ireland: Picador, London, 2001. First Edition, Signed

Call Me the Breeze: Faber, London, 2003. First Edition, Signed
Winterwood: Bloomsbury, London, 2006. First Edition, Signed
The Holy City: Bloomsbury, London, 2008. First Edition, Signed


McCann, Colum
Songdogs: Phoenix House, London, 1995 First Edition, Wraps

Fishing the Sloe Black River: Henry Holt & Co., New York, 1996. First Edition, Signed
This Side of Brightness: Phoenix House, London, 1998. First Edition
Everything in this Country Must: Henry Holt & Co., New York, 2000, First Edition
Dancer: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 2003. First Edition
Zoli: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 2006. First Edition

Let the Great World Spin: Bloomsbury, London, Berlin, New York, 2009. First Edition


MacCarron, Donal

Silent Sentinels-The Irish Treaty Forts: Nonsuch Press, 2008. First Edition


McCartney, Donal
W.E.H. Lecky: The Lilliput Press, Dublin, 1994. First Edition

UCD-A National Idea-The History of University College, Dublin: Gill &
Macmillan, Dublin, 1999. First Edition, Signed


McCaughren, Tom
Run with the Wind: Wolfhound Press, Dublin, 1983. First Edition
Rainbows of the Moon: Anvil Books, Dublin, 1989. First Edition
Run to the Ark: Wolfhound Press, Dublin, 1991. First Edition
Run to the Wild Wood: Wolfhound Press, Dublin, 1996. First Edition


McCoole, Sinead
A Life of Lady Lavery 1880-1935: The Lilliput Press, Dublin, 1996. First Edition PB


McCormack, Mike

Getting it in the Head: Cape, London, 1996. First Edition PB


McCormack, W.J.
Sheridan Le Fanu and Victorian Ireland: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1980. First Edition
Fool of the Family-A Life of J..M. Synge: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 2000. First Edition
Blood Kindred-W.B. Yeats-The Life, The Death, The Politics: Pimlico, London, 2005.

First Edition PB as issued


McCourt, Frank {1930-2009}
Angela's Ashes: Harper Collins, London, 1996. First Edition
'Tis: Flamingo, London, 1999. First Edition
Teacher Man: Fourth Estate, London, 2005. First Edition


McDonagh, Philip

Carraroe in Saxony: Dedalus Press, Dublin, 2003. First Edition, Signed

Memories of an Ionian Diplomat: Rave Dayal, Delhi, 2004. First Edition, Signed

The Song the Oriole Sang: Dedalus Press, Dublin, 2010. First Edition PB


McDonagh, Martin

The Cripple of Inishmaan: Vintage, New York, 1998. First Edition


MacDonagh, Oliver
The Hereditary Bondsman-Daniel O'Connell 1775-1829: Weidenfeld &
Nicholson, London, 1988. First Edition


McDonald, Frank

The Construction of Dublin: Gandon Editions, Kinsale, 2000. First Edition, Signed


McDowell, R.B.
Grattan a Life: The Lilliput Press, Dublin, 2001. First Edition


McFadden, Hugh

Cities of Mirrors: Beaver Row Press, Dublin, 1984. First Edition


McGahern, John {1934-2006}
The Barracks: Faber, London, 1963. First Edition
The Dark: Faber, London, 1965. First Edition
The Dark: Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1966. First American Edition
Nightlines: Faber & Faber, London, 1970. First Edition
Nightlines: Atlantic-Little Brown, 1971. First American Edition

The Leavetaking: Faber, London, 1974. First Edition
Getting Through: Faber, London, 1978. First Edition, Signed
The Pornographer: Faber, London, 1979. First Edition, Signed
High Ground: Faber, London,
1985. First Edition Ex. Lib.
Amongst Women: Faber, London, 1990. First Edition
The Power of Darkness: Faber, London, 1991. First Edition PB
The Collected Stories: Faber, London, 1992. First Edition, Signed
That They May Face the Rising Sun: Faber, London, 2002. First Edition
Memoir: Faber, London, 2005. First Edition
Creatures of the Earth: Faber, London, 2006. First Edition
Dear Mr. McLaverty: Linen Hall Library, 2006. First Edition PB

Love of the World-Essays: Faber & Faber, London, 2009. First Edition


McGilloway, Ken

George Sigerson: Stair Uladh, 2011. First Edition


McGreevy, Thomas

T.S. Eliot: Chato & Windus, London, 1931. First Edition


MacGrianna, Seosamh {1901-1990}

An Druma Mór: Oifig an tSoláthair, Baile Atha Chliath, 1969. An Chéad Chló


McGuckian, Medbh
Selected Poems: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1997. PB
The Currach Requires No Harbours: Gallery Press, Loughcrew, 2006. First Edition

My Love has Fared Inland: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2008. First Edition


McGuinness, Frank
Booterstown: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1994. Firs Edition, Signed
Plays 1: Faber & Faber, London, 1996. PB
The Sea with No Ships: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1999. First Edition
Dulse: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2007. Fist Edition

Sophocles: Faber, London, 1997

John Gabriel Borkman by Henrik Ibsen: Faber & Faber, London, 2010. First Edition PB


Mac lntyre, Tom
The Charollais: Faber & Faber, London, 1969. First Edition
Dance the Dance: Faber & Faber, London, 1970.First Edition
The Harper's Turn: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1982. First Edition


McKibben, Sarah E.

Endangered masculinities in Irish Poetry 1540-1780: University College Dublin Press, 2010. First Edition


MacKillop, James
Dictionary of Celtic Mythology: Oxford University Press, 1998. First Edition


MacLaverty, Bernard
Lamb: Blackstaff Press, Belfast, 1980. First Edition Ex. Lib.
Cal: Blackstaff Press, Belfast, 1983. First Edition

The Great Profundo: Blackstaff Press, Dublin, 1987. First Edition

Grace Notes: Jonathan Cape, London, 1997. First Edition
The Anatomy School: Jonathan Cape, London, 2001. First Edition
Matters of Life and Death: Jonathan Cape, London, 2006. First Edition


McLaverty, Michael {1904-1992)

The Brightening Day: Macmillan, New York, 1965. First Edition


MacLiammoir, Michael {1899-1978}
Lá agus Oídhche: C.S. Ó Fallamhain, Baile Átha Chlíath, 1929. An Chéad Chló

Aisteoiri faoi Dhá Sholas: Sáirséal agus Dill, Baile Atha Chliath, 1956. An Chéad ChIó

Enter a Goldfish: Thames & Hudson, London, 1977. First Edition

About MacLiammóir

The Boys by Christopher Fitz-Simon: Gill & Macmillan, 1994. First Edition


MacMahon, Bryan
The Sound of Hooves: Bodley Head, London, 1985. First Edition

The Master: Poolbeg Press, Dublin, 1992. First Edition 1st Reprint


Macmanus, Francis

Men Withering: Sheed & Ward, New York, 1940. First Edition

The Greatest of These: Talbot Press, Dublin, 1943. First Edition 2nd imp.

The Fire in the Dust: Jonathan Cape, London, 1950. First Edition Signed


MacNamara, Desmond

The Book of Intrusions: Dalkey Archive Press, Dublin, 1994. First Edition


McNamee, Eoin
Resurrection Man: Picador, London, 1994. First Edition


MacNeice, Louis {1907-1963}
The Agamemnon of Aeschylus: Faber & Faber, London, 1938. First Edition, 2nd Imp.

Poetry of W.B. Yeats: Oxford University Press, 1941. First Edition

Holes in the Sky: Faber & Faber, London, 1948. First Edition

Collected Poems, 1925-1948: Faber & Faber, London, 1949. First Edition
Goethe's Faust Parts 1 & 2: Faber & Faber, London, 1951. First Edition

Autumn Sequel: Faber & Faber, London, 1954. First Edition

Visitations: Faber & Faber, London, 1957. First Edition

Solstices: Faber & Faber, London, 1961. First Edition

The Burning Perch: Faber & Faber, London, 1963. First Edition

Astrology: Aldus Books Ltd., London, 1964. First Edition
Varieties of Parable: Cambridge University Press,
1965. First Edition
The Strings are False: Oxford University Press, 1966. First Edition
Collected Poems of Louis MacNeice: Faber & Faber, London, 1966. First Edition
Goethe's Faust Parts 1 & 2: Faber & Faber, London 2008. First Edition PB

Letters of Louis MacNeice: Faber & Faber, London, 2010. First Edition


About MacNeice
Louis MacNeice by Jon Stalworthy: Faber & Faber, London, 1995. First Edition, PB

Time was Away: Edited by Terence Brown and Alec Reid: Dolmen, 1974. First Edition


Mac Reamonn, Sean

The Pleasures of Gaelic Poetry: Allen Lane, London, 1982. First Edition


MacThomais, Eamonn
Gur Cake & Coal Blocks with illustrations by Liam Delaney: O'Brien Press, Dublin, 1976. First Edition

Me Jewel and Darlin’ Dublin: O'Brien Press, Dublin, 1980.


Macken, Walter {1915-1967}
The Silent People: Macmillan & Co., London, 1962. First Edition

The Scorching Wind: Macmillan & Co., London, 1964. First Edition


Maddox, Brenda
Nora, the Real Life of Molly Bloom: Houghton Miffin, Boston, 1988. First Edition


Mahon, Derek
Poems 1962-1978: Oxford University Press, 1979. First Edition
The Hunt by Night: Oxford University Press, 1982. First Edition. PB
The Chimeras: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1982. First Edition
High Time: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1985. First Edition

The School for Wives: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1986. First Edition
Night without Day by Raphaele Billetdoux translated by Derek Mahon: Viking
Penguin inc., 1987. First Edition {Wimier of the Renaudot Prize)
Philippe Jaccottet introduced and translated by Derek Mahon: Viking, Great Britain, 1987. First Edition
The Bacchae: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1991. First Edition PB
Selected Poems: Viking/Gallery, London/Loughcrew,1991 .First Edition,
4th Imp.

The Hudson Letter: Wake Forest University Press, 1995. First Edition, Signed
Racine’s Phaedra: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1996. First Edition
Journalism: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1996. First Edition

The Yellow Book: Gallery Books Loughcrew, 1997. First Edition
Words in the Air {Philippe Jacottet}: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1998. First Edition
Collected Poems: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1999. First Edition
Birds {Saint-John Perse}: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2002. First Edition
Cyrano Dc Bergerac: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2004. First Edition
Harbour Lights: Gallery Books, Loughcrew,
2005. First Edition
Oedipus: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2005. First Edition
Adaptations: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2006. First Edition
Somewhere the Wave: Gallery Books Limited Edition, No. 390 of 450, 2007, Signed
Homage to Gaia; Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2008. Signed Limited Edition, No. 59 of 150,
Life on Earth: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2008. First Edition

Sextus & Cynthia: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2009. Signed Limited Edition No. 37 of 150.

An Autumn Wind: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2010. First Edition

Dreams of a Summer Night: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2010. No.166 of a limited signed edition of 175 copies.

New Collected Poems: Gallery Press, Loughcrew, Signed Limited Edition, 2011. {No. 40 of 125}

Raw Material: Gallery Press. Loughcrew, 2011. First Edition

Huts and Sheds: Gallery Press, Loughcrew, 2011. No.147 of  Signed Limited Edition of 150.



An Draoidín: Oifig an tSoláthair, B.A.C. 1959. An Chéad Chló


Mangan, James Clarence {1803-1849}
 Collected Poems: Irish Academic Press, Dublin, 2003. First Edition


Marcus, David  {1924-2009}
Oughtobiography: Gill & Macmillan, Dublin, 2001. First Edition

Irish Poets 1924-1974: Pan Books London, 1975. First PB


Marlow, Joyce

Captain Boycott & The Irish: Andre Deutsch, London, 1973. First Edition


Martin, Augustine {1935-1995}
Anglo-Irish Literature: Government of Ireland, 1980. First Edition

Soundings: Gill & Macmillan, Dublin, 2010. PB Revised Edition


Mathews, Tom

Levon: Ward River Press, Swords, Co. Dublin, 1984. First Edition PB


Matthews, Aidan
Minding Ruth: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1983. First Edition SC/DJ

Muesli at Midnight: Secker & Warburg, London, 1990. First Edition
Lipstick on the Host: Secker & Warburg, London, 1992. First Edition

According to the Small Hours: Cape Poetry, London, 1998. First Edition Wraps


Maude, CaitlcIn {1941-1982)
Dánta: Coisceim, Baile Atha Chllath, 1984. An Chëad Chló PB

Caitlin Maude-File, Poet, Poeta: Limited Edition in Irish, English and Italian, 1985 limited to 300 copies.

This is No.128. published by a cura di rosangela barone. PB


ar CaitlIn Maude
CaitlIn Maude, eagarthóir Ciaran 0 Coigligh: Coisceim, Baile Atha ChlIath, 2005. An Chéad Chlo, PB

Maxwell, Alison. Harpur, Shay

Jammet's of Dublin: Lilliput Press, Dublin, 2012. First Edition. Signed


Meehan, Paula

Pillow Talk: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1994. First Edition

Pillow Talk: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1994/2000, PB.


Merriman, Brian
The Man who talked Babytalk: Martin Brian & O'Keeffe, London, 1976. First Edition


Milligan, Spike

Puckoon: Anthony Blond, London, 1963. First Edition

Adolf Hitler-My Part in his Downfall: Michael Joseph, London, 1971. First Edition Signed


Minihan, John

An Unweaving of Rainbows: Souvenir Press, London, 1998. First Edition Signed


Mitchell, Frank

The Irish Landscape: Collins, London, 1976. 2nd Printing

Reading the Irish Landscape: Town House, Dublin, 1997. First thus PB


Moloney, Ed

A Secret History of the IRA: Allen Lane, London, 2002. First Edition {FFEP missing}


Montague, John
Poisoned Lands: MacGibbon & Kee, London, 1961. First Edition Signed

Death of a Chieftain: MacGibbon & Kee, London, 1964. First Edition Signed

A Chosen Light: MacGibbon & Kee, London, 1967. First Edition, Signed-lnscribed
Tides: The Dolmen Press, Dublin, 1970. First Edition Signed

The Figure in the Cave: The Lilliput Press, Dublin, 1989. First Edition, Signed
The Rough Field: Gallery Books, Lougherew, 1989. First Edition, PB, Signed
Collected Poems: Gallery Books, Lougbcrew, 1998. Signed

A Love Present and Other Stories: Wolfhound Press, Dublin, 1997. First Edition
Smashing the Piano: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1999. Firs Edition, Signed
Company- A Chosen Life: Duckworth, London, 2001. First Edition, Signed
Drunken Sailor: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2004. First Edition, Signed
The Pear is Ripe: Liberties Press, Dublin, 2007. First Edition, Signed
A Ball of Fire: Liberties Press, Dublin, 2008. First Edition, Signed
Chosen Lights: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2009 {80
th Festschrift} First Edition, Signed

Speech Lessons: Gallery Press, Loughcrew, 2011. First Edition


Moore, Brian
Fergus: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York, 1970. First Edition
The Mangan Inheritance: Jonathan Cape, London, 1979. First Edition
Lies of Silence: Bloomsbury, London, 1990. First Edition


About Brian Moore
Brian Moore-A Biography by Patricia Craig: Bloomsbury, London, 2002. First Edition


Moore, George {1852-1933}
Hail and Farewell in Three Volumes:
The Lake: Cohn Smythe, Ltd., Buckinghamshire, 1980. PB
A Drama in Muslin: Cohn Smythe Ltd., Buckinghamshire, 1993. PB


About George Moore
George Moore
1852-1933 by Adrian Frazier: Yale University Press, 2000. First Edition


Moran, James

Staging the Easter Rising-1916 as Theatre: Cork University Press, 2005, First Edition


Moriarty, John {1938-2011}

Turtle Was Gone A Long Time Volume Two: Lilliput, Dublin, 1997. First Edition

Turtle Was Gone A Long Time Volume Three: Lilliput, Dublin, 1998. First Edition


Muldoon, Paul
Mules: Faber & Faber, London, 1977. First Edition PB {as issued}

Why Brownlee Left: Faber & Faber, London, 1980. First Edition PB {as issued}

Quoof: Faber & Faber, London, 1983. First Edition PB {as issued}

Meeting the British: Faber & Faber, London, 1987. First Edition

Madoc-A Mystery: Faber & Faber, London, 1990. First Edition

Shining Brow: Faber & Faber, London, Boston, 1993. First Edition PB {as issued}

New Weather: Faber & Faber, London, 1994. First Thus PB

The Annals of Chile: Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, 1994. First Edition
Six Honest Serving Men: Gallery Books, Loughcrew,
1995. First Edition

Kerry Slides: Gallery Press, Loughcrew, 1997. First Edition
The Faber Book of Beasts: Faber & Faber, London, 1997. First Edition

Hay: Faber & Faber, London, 1998: First Edition
TheBirds: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1999. First Edition

Bandanna: Faber & Faber, London, 1999. First Edition PB {as issued}
Vera of Las Vegas: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2001. First Edition

To Ireland I: Oxford University Press, 2000. First Edition

Poems: 1968-1998: Farrar Straus and Giroux, New York, 2001. First Edition
Poems 1968-1998: Faber & Faber, London, 2001. First Edition, Wraps 2nd Imp.
Moy Sand and Gravel: Faber & Faber, London, 2002. First Edition

Sixty Instant Messages to Tom Moore: Modern Haiku Press, Illinois, 2005. First Edition, signed, wraps
General Admission: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2006. First Edition
Horse Latitudes: Faber & Faber, London, 2006. First Edition
The End of the Poem: Faber & Faber, London, 2006. First Edition
Lord Byron: Faber & Faber, London, 2007. First Edition – no DJ as issued

Lord Byron: Faber & Faber, London, 2007. First Edition PB.

To Ireland I: Faber & Faber, 2008. First PB Edition

Plan B {with photographs by Norman McBeath}: Enitharmon  Press, London, 2009. First Edition

Wayside Shrines: Gallery Press, Loughcrew, 2009. Limited Edition, No. 57 of 350 Copies.

Maggot: Faber & Faber, London, 2010. First Edition.


Mulkerns, Val

Antiquities: Andre Deutsch, London, 1978. First Edition


Murphy, Dervla
The Waiting Land: John Murray, London, 1967. First Edition Signed

In Ethiopia with a Mule: John Murray, London, 1968. First Edition Signed
Full Tilt-Ireland to India with a Bicycle: John Murray, London, 1971 Signed

On a Shoestring to Coorg: John Murray, London, 1976. First Edition

A Place Apart: John Murray, London, 1978. First Edition Signed
Wheels within Wheels: John Murray, London, 1979. First Edition Signed

Tales from Two Cities: John Murray, London, 1987. First Edition
Transylvania and Beyond: John Murray, London, 1992. First Edition Signed

Visiting Rwanda: Lilliput Press, Dublin, 1998. First Edition Signed


Murphy, Richard
Sailing to an Island: Faber& Faber, London, 1963. First Edition

The Battle of Aughrim: Faber & Faber, 1968. First Edition

The Mirror Wall: Bloodaxe Books, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1989. First Edition
Collected Poems: Gallery Press, Loughcrew, 2000. First Edition
The Kick-A Memoir: Granta Books, London, 2002. First Edition


Murphy, Seamus

Stone Mad: Routledge and Keegan Paul, London, 1966.


Murphy, Tom
Bailegangaire: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1986. First Edition
Plays 1: Methuen Drama, London, 1992. PB

Plays 2: Methuen Drama, London, 1997. PB

Plays 3: Methuen Drama, London, 1994. PB
The Seduction of Morality: Little Brown & Co., London, 1994. First Edition
The Last Days of a Reluctant Tyrant: Methuen,
London, 2009. First Edition PB


Murray, Christopher
Mirror up to Nation-Twentieth Century Irish Drama: Manchester University Press, 1997. First Edition

Seán Ó Casey: Gill and Macmillan, Dublin, 2004. First Edition

Samuel Beckett 100 Years (Centenary Essays) edited by Christopher Murray: New Island, Dublin,

2006. First Edition


Myers, Kevin
Banks of Green Willow: Scribner Townhouse, London, 2001. First Edition
Watching the Door, A Memoir 197 1-1978: The Lilliput Press, Dublin, 2006. First Edition


Ní Chinnéide, Dairena

An Trodaí: Cló Iar-Chonnachta, Conamara, 2006. An Chéad Chló


Ni Chuilleanain, Eiléan
The Rose-Geranium: Gallery Books, Dublin, 1981. First Edition. Signed
Selected Poems: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2008. First Edition. Signed

The Sun-Fish: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2009. First Edition. Signed

Legend of the Walled-Up Wife: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2011. First Edition. Signed


Ni Dhomhaill, Nuala
Selected Poems- Rogha Danta: Raven Arts Press, Dublin, 1988. First Edition PB

Feis: An Sagan, Magh Nuad, 1991. An Chéad Chlo PB
Pharaoh’s Daughter: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 1997. PB, Signed

Selected Poems: Rogha Dánta: New Island Press, Dublin, 2000. PB Signed

The Fifty Minute Mermaid: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2007. First Edition


Nolan, Christopher
Under the Eye of the Clock: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 1987. First Edition


Nolan, Jim

Sky Road: Gallery Books, Loughcrew, 2007. First Edition



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