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100 books, arranged by publication date

 Author

 Title

 Year of publication

O’Grady, Standish James

History of Ireland

1878-1880

O’Grady, Standish James

Cuculain: an epic

1882

Mulholland, Rosa

Marcella Grace

1886

Yeats, William Butler (ed)

Poems and ballads of Young Ireland

1888

Yeats, William Butler

Countess Cathleen

1892

Hyde, Douglas

Love songs of Connaught

1893

Yeats, William Butler

The Celtic Twilight

1893

O’Growney, Eugene

Simple lessons in Irish; giving the pronunciation of each word

1894

Somerville & Ross

The real Charlotte

1894

Wilde, Oscar

The importance of being earnest

1895

Hull, Eleanor

The Cuchullin saga in Irish literature

1898

Sheehan, Patrick Augustine

The triumph of failure

1898

Hyde, Douglas

A literary history of Ireland

1899

Somerville & Ross

Some  experiences of an Irish RM

1899

Brooke, Stopford Augustus & Rolleston, T.W. (editors)

Treasury of Irish poetry

1900

Sheehan, Patrick Augustine

My new curate

1900

Hyde, Douglas

Casadh an tSugáin performed at the Irish Literary Theatre

October 1901

Gregory, Isabella Augusta

Cuchulainn of Murtheimne

1902

McCarthy, Michael

Priests and people in Ireland

1902

Yeats, William Butler

Cathleen Ni Houlihan

1902

Joyce, P.W.

A social history of ancient Ireland

1903

Moore, George

The untilled field

1903

Shaw, George Bernard

Man and superman

1903

Synge, John Millington

In the shadow of the glen

1903

Davitt, Michael

Fall of feudalism in Ireland

1904

Dineen, Patrick S.

Foclóir Gaedhilge agus Béarla

1904

Griffith, Arthur

Resurrection of Hungary

November 1904

Ó Laoghaire.Peadar

Séadna

1904

Plunkett, Horace

Ireland in the new century

1904

Shaw, George Bernard

John Bull’s other island

1904

Synge, John Millongton

Riders to the sea

1904

Gregory, Isabella Augusta

Spreading the news

1905

Gregory, Isabella Augusta

Kincora

1905

Moran, D.P.

The philosophy of Irish Ireland

1905

O’Brien, William

Recollections

1905

Sheehan, Patrick Augustine

Glenanaar

1905

Synge, John Millington

The playboy of the western world performed in the Abbey Theatre

28-30 January 1907

Synge, John Millington

The well of the saints

1905

Hyde, Douglas

Religious songs of Connacht

1906

Clery, Arthur

The idea of a nation

1907

Gregory, Isabella Augusta

The rising of the moon

1907

Hobson, Bulmer

The creed of the Republic

1907

Joyce, James

Chamber music

1907

MacSwiney, Terence

The music of freedom

1907

Shaw, George Bernard

Major Barbara

1907

Milligan, Alice

Hero lays

1908

Sheehy-Skeffington, Francis

Michael Davitt: revolutionary, agitator and labour leader

1908

Synge, John Millington

The tinker’s wedding

1908

Hyde, Douglas

Songs ascribed to Raftery

1909

Ó Conaire, Pádraic

Nora Mharcais Bhig agus sgéalta eile

1909

Connolly, James

Labour in Irish history

1910

Connolly, James

Labour, nationality and religion

1910

Hogan, Edmund

Onomasticon goedelicum

1910

Synge, John Millington

Deirdre of the sorrows

1910

Childers, Robert Erskine

The framework of Home Rule

1911

Rolleston, T.W.

Celtic myths and legends

1911

AE (George Russell)

Co-operation and nationality

1912

Green, Alice Stopford

The old Irish world

1912

O’Neill, Francis

Irish minstrels and musicians

1913

Casement, Roger, Sir

 

Ireland, Germany and the Freedom of the Seas. A possible outcome of the war of 1914?

1914

Joyce, James

Dubliners

1914

MacSwiney, Terence

The revolutionist

1914

Ó Laoghaire, Peadar

Mo scéal féin

1915

Joyce, James

A portrait of the artist as a young man

1916

MacDonagh, Thomas

Literature in Ireland

1916

MacDonagh, Thomas

Poetical works

1916

Pearse, Patrick

The murder machine

1916

Pearse, Patrick

The separatist idea

1916

Pearse, Patrick

The sovereign people

1916

Pearse, Patrick

The spiritual nation

1916

Stephens, James

Insurrection in Dublin

1916

AE (George Russell)

Thoughts for a convention

1917

Corkery, Daniel

A Munster twilight

1917

Corkery, Daniel

The threshold of quiet

1917

Pearse, Patrick

Collected works

1917

Smithson, Annie M.P.

Her Irish heritage

1917

Macnamara, Brinsley

Valley of the squinting windows

1918

O’Brien, William

The downfall of parliamentarianism

1918

Ó Conaire. Pádraic

Seacht  mbuadh an éirighe amach

1918

Mac Néill, Eoin

Phases of Irish history

1919

Somerville & Ross

Mount Music

1919

Tynan, Katherine

The Years of the Shadow

1919

Yeats, William Butler

The wild swans at Coole

1919

Crawford, Frederic Hugh

Wny I voted for the six counties

1920

Henry, R.M.

Evolution of Sinn Féin

1920

Morrison, H.S.

Modern Ulster: It’s character, customs, politics and industries

1920

Mac Néill, Eoin

Celtic Ireland

1921

MacSwiney, Terence

Principles of  freedom

1921

O’Neill, Moira

Songs of the glens of Antrim

1921

Yeats, William Butler

Michael Robartes and the dancer

1921

Casement, Roger, Sir

Sir Roger Casement’s diaries: His mission to Germany and the Findlay affair

1922 (Edited by Charles E. Curry)

Clarke, Thomas

Glimpses of an Irish felon’s prison  life

1922

Joyce, James

Ulysses

1922

MacNeill, Ronald

Ulster’s stand for union

1922

Shorter, Dora Sigerson

The tricolour: poems of the Irish revolution

1922

Smithson, Annie M.P.

The walk of a queen

1922

O’Brien, William

The Irish revolution and how it came about

1923

O’Casey, Seán

Juno and the paycock

1924

O’Casey, Seán

The plough and the stars

1926

O’Casey, Seán

Shadow of a gunman opens at the Abbey

12 April 1923