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Product Description: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure...read more

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9781509827879 | Collectors Library, March 21, 2017, cover price $9.99 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea | About this edition: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles.
9781605120935 | Lightning Source Inc, September 30, 2008, cover price $30.99 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea | About this edition: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea is the original – and still the greatest – undersea adventure.

Paperback:

9781523347346 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 11, 2016, cover price $13.99 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea | About this edition: This is the story of an Underwater Tour of the World and is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870.
9781523347902 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 11, 2016, cover price $13.99 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea | About this edition: This is the story of an Underwater Tour of the World and is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870.
9781519781987 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 11, 2015, cover price $9.75 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea | About this edition: Originally published in 1870, this early work by Jules Verne is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition.
9781519643131 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 2, 2015, cover price $8.96 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea | About this edition: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (French: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers: Tour du monde sous-marin, literally Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas: An Underwater Tour of the World) is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870.
9781519300782 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 15, 2015, cover price $14.49 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea
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9781439515112 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $14.99 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea | About this edition: HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics.
9780613845984 | Turtleback Books, January 30, 2002, cover price $16.00 | also contains Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea | About this edition: Professor Aronnax, with Conseil and Ned Land, a Canadian harpooner, sets out in search of a dangerous sea monster, only to learn that the monster is really Captain Nemo's powerful submarine

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Product Description: City of Writers is a guide to the homes and haunts of forty of Dublin's foremost authors. ""Dublin in the world's greatest literary city...and this book is a doorway into the stories of the past.""-Colum McCann.
By Peter Costello (foreword by) and Brendan Lynch

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9781908308450 | Liffey Pr, September 15, 2013, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: City of Writers is a guide to the homes and haunts of forty of Dublin's foremost authors.

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Product Description: The fiscally conservative and socially progressive Peter Costello is Australia's longest-serving treasurer—from 1994 to 2007—and in his political memoirs he reflects on the role of his political party, his more than 30 years of service to the Liberal cause, and his possible future role in politics...read more

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9780522855821 | Melbourne Univ Pr, May 1, 2009, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: The fiscally conservative and socially progressive Peter Costello is Australia's longest-serving treasurer—from 1994 to 2007—and in his political memoirs he reflects on the role of his political party, his more than 30 years of service to the Liberal cause, and his possible future role in politics.

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Product Description: Denis Guiney (1893-1967) was one of the most remarkable Irishmen of his generation, who exerted through his business career a significant influence on the development of the economy and lifestyle of modern Ireland. As a haberdasher, he rose from working in small country shops to become the owner of the largest private company then in Ireland, serving the ever-increasing and ever-changing needs of the population the new nation...read more

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9781906359140 | Univ College Dublin Pr, February 15, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Denis Guiney (1893-1967) was one of the most remarkable Irishmen of his generation, who exerted through his business career a significant influence on the development of the economy and lifestyle of modern Ireland.

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Draws on new research to document a range of true crimes investigated by the Sherlock Holmes creator, in an account that offers insight into Conan Doyle's work as an amateur detective and criminologist as well as how his achievements informed his writings. Original..

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9780786718559 | Running Pr Book Pub, November 21, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Draws on new research to document a range of true crimes investigated by the Sherlock Holmes creator, in an account that offers insight into Conan Doyle's work as an amateur detective and criminologist as well as how his achievements informed his writings.

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Product Description: A timely addition to the Citadel 100 Series, here is a ranking of the most prominent Irish figures in history -- in order of influence -- a list that is certain to arouse controversy.First place goes to St. Patrick, who was not born in Ireland, but was instrumental in defining its culture, and second and third to Eamon de Valera and Michael Collins, both shapers of modern Ireland...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780806520612 | Citadel Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: A collection of short biographies of Ireland's most influential men and women covers the likes of James Joyce, Senator Joseph McCarthy, and Sean O'Casey.

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9780806523446 | Kensington Pub Corp, February 1, 2002, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A timely addition to the Citadel 100 Series, here is a ranking of the most prominent Irish figures in history -- in order of influence -- a list that is certain to arouse controversy.

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Product Description: Exploring the myths and facts about Oliver Cromwell, this text presents a portrait of one of the most reviled figures in Anglo-Irish history.
By Peter Costello (contributor) and Helen Litton

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9780863277450 | Wolfhound Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Exploring the myths and facts about Oliver Cromwell, this text presents a portrait of one of the most reviled figures in Anglo-Irish history.

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Product Description: It is one of the great fortresses of Europe, and was nicknames Ireland's Bastille. It was here that the King's Viceroy ran the government of Ireland, here that official functions and state entertainment were held. These reached their peak in the late 19th century...read more

Hardcover:

9780863276101 | Irish Amer Book Co, January 1, 2001, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: It is one of the great fortresses of Europe, and was nicknames Ireland's Bastille.

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Product Description: Peter Costello takes you on a tour of Dublin pubs most frequented by famous Irish literary personalities, noting the sights to watch for along the way. He describes the background to pub culture, how it arose in the nineteenth century, the finer points of pub etiquette, and peculiar customs and practices...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780773518148 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, July 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Peter Costello takes you on a tour of Dublin pubs most frequented by famous Irish literary personalities, noting the sights to watch for along the way.

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Recounts the life of a quintessential Dubliner in a changing city, and shows how he and his experiences found their way into his son's works (view table of contents)

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9780312185992 | St Martins Pr, June 1, 1998, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Recounts the life of a quintessential Dubliner in a changing city, and shows how he and his experiences found their way into his son's works

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Product Description: This book celebrates Liam O'Flaherty and his land, featuring biographical information, excerpts from his short stories and novels, and period photographs. A perfect gift for the lover of Ireland's landscape and literature.

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9780863275500 | Irish Amer Book Co, September 1, 1997, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: This book celebrates Liam O'Flaherty and his land, featuring biographical information, excerpts from his short stories and novels, and period photographs.

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Product Description: Book by Costello, Peter

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9781899047208 | Irish Books & Media, April 1, 1996, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Book by Costello, Peter

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Product Description: Peter Costello has unravelled the overlap of Conan Doyle's real life and fictional interest in crime with this brilliant insight into the living mind of Sherlock Holmes. From Jack the Ripper to Sacco and Vanzetti, here is a masterpiece of detective work in its own right.

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9780881847383 | Carroll & Graf Pub, November 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Reveals the brilliant mind of the creator of Sherlock Holmes, who was a 'consulting detective' when he was not writing fiction

Paperback:

9780786700202 | Reprint edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, September 1, 1993), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Peter Costello has unravelled the overlap of Conan Doyle's real life and fictional interest in crime with this brilliant insight into the living mind of Sherlock Holmes.

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Shedding new light on the autobiographical sources of Joyce's literary output, this new biography emphasizes the author's childhood in Dublin, his early adult life, and the influence of Irish culture, history, and politics.

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9780679422013 | Pantheon Books, April 1, 1993, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Traces the first part of Joyce's life, describes influences on his writing, and identifies some of the real people Joyce transformed into characters in his fiction

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A novel drawing on clues scattered throughout James Joyce's 'Ulysses' reconstructs the life of Dubliner Leopold Bloom

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9781879373341 | Reprint edition (Roberts Rinehart Pub, April 1, 1993), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A novel drawing on clues scattered throughout James Joyce's 'Ulysses' reconstructs the life of Dubliner Leopold Bloom

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Product Description: As the central figure to James Joyce's Ulysses, Leopold Bloom is the most celebrated character in modern fiction. From the clues scattered throughout Ulysses, Costello painstakingly reconstructs Bloom's life up to June 16, 1904, and then goes on to create the post-1904 Bloom, the man of whom Joyce says nothing...read more

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9781568332079 | Roberts Rinehart Pub, December 1, 1992, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: As the central figure to James Joyce's Ulysses, Leopold Bloom is the most celebrated character in modern fiction.

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Traces the life of the fictitious main character of Joyce's Ulysses and projects what his life would have been like after the day covered by the novel

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9780717111008 | Harpercollins, September 1, 1983, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Traces the life of the fictitious main character of Joyce's Ulysses and projects what his life would have been like after the day covered by the novel

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