Art, Photography and Architecture

Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art
By July 9, 2014 Read More →

Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art

We’ve fallen in love with Aibítir, a recently published and beautifully produced catalogue of Irish Botanical Art. This special book really reflects the beauty of Irish plant life, and is a work of art in itself. About Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art Aibítir: The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art, has blossomed from conversations [...]

Library of Brooke Bond Picture Card Albums
By February 12, 2014 Read More →

Library of Brooke Bond Picture Card Albums

Check out these vintage Brooke Bond Picture Card Albums! In the 1950s and 1960s, packets of Brooke Bond tea included illustrated cards, usually 50 in a series, which were collected by many children. One of the most famous illustrators of the cards was Charles Tunnicliffe, the internationally acclaimed bird painter. Most of the initial series were [...]

Omey Island “Last Man Standing” by Kevin Griffin
By January 22, 2014 Read More →

Omey Island “Last Man Standing” by Kevin Griffin

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop are delighted to be the exclusive stockist of Omey Island – Last Man Standing, by Kevin Griffin. This beautifully published hardcover photography book details the life of Omey’s last resident, Paschal Whelan, in spectacular images brimming with warmth and friendship. About Omey Island – Last Man Standing Omey Island is a tidal island [...]

Heroes – the best of Inpho Sports Photography
By January 15, 2014 Read More →

Heroes – the best of Inpho Sports Photography

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop are delighted to be the exclusive stockist of Heroes- the best of inpho sports photography, the beautiful new book of award winning sports photography by Inpho. Inpho photography are one of Ireland’s leading photography agencies, best known for their award winning iconic sports photography and as the official photographers for a number of sporting [...]

Lots of new non-fiction just in!
By October 30, 2013 Read More →

Lots of new non-fiction just in!

We’ve just shelved a large delivery of new non-fiction at bargain prices, including lots of new history, journalism and reportage, travel and exploration, biography, literary interest and science. We’ve had an extensive selection of new history titles across all areas, with many new European history, transport history, military history and historical biography titles. Drop by [...]

Graphic Novels Just In
By October 22, 2013 Read More →

Graphic Novels Just In

We’ve just put the finishing touches on a display on brand new graphic novels at bargain prices. We’ve had several new hardback Marvel titles, 30 Days of Night omnibuses, and some interesting literary graphic novels! Our favourite is graphic novelization of The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, with fantastic illustrations by Fabio Celoni and Mirka [...]

New Irish non-fiction from Lilliput
By September 2, 2013 Read More →

New Irish non-fiction from Lilliput

We’re just putting the finishing touches on a display of new Irish non-fiction from Lilliput, and best of all, it’s less than half price! Lilliput are known for their high quality Irish publishing, and our recently acquired titles range from Irish history and memoir, to Irish art and photography. These titles are sure to go [...]

DK Books just in
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

DK Books just in

We’ve just had a great selection of brand new Dorling Kindersley books in at reduced prices. DK are well known for their high quality design and production, and these 2013 books make beautiful gifts if you can bear to give them away. We’ve had lots of cookery, craft, nature, travel, languages, childcare, geography and general [...]

National Geographic Collection
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

National Geographic Collection

We’ve just shelved a complete collection of National Geographic magazines, in mint condition, in our Corn Store Mall – and best of all – they’re only €1 each. We love perusing a National Geographic over coffee, or just browsing their spectacular photography.

Vintage Gardening Books
By July 16, 2013 Read More →

Vintage Gardening Books

Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop is full of treasures, and a good browse always turns up something special. We were tidying the gardening shelves this morning, and had to snap some of the beautiful vintage gardening books! Pop into our gardening section (or any other) to find a great mixture of unusual secondhand books with lots of [...]