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Welcome to Wordwell's  website. We have been in business for over 30 years, making a contribution to Ireland's culture and heritage by publishing high-quality, books, magazine and journals for the general public to enjoy. We have many new and bargain books, so feel free to browse and indeed purchase.  If you need any help don't hesitate to contact us using the details at the foot of this page. 


See our Forthcoming titles below:


The gate lodges of Leinster: a gazetteer

and


Death and the Irish: a miscellany


Or click on the title name above for details



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COMING SOON—The Gate Lodges of Leinster: a gazetteer

COMING SOON—The Gate Lodges of Leinster: a gazetteer

Since The gate lodges of Ulster: a gazetteer was published in 1994, its author, J.A.K. (Dixie) Dea.. more

€40.00

COMING SOON—Death and the Irish: a miscellany

COMING SOON—Death and the Irish: a miscellany

As a race, the Irish have the reputation of “doing death well”. Taking its cue from this somewhat d.. more

€25.00

A short guide to Irish antiquities

A short guide to Irish antiquities

This is a reprint of a popular guide to Irish antiquities first pub.. more

€15.00

The hooded men: British torture in Ireland, August, October 1971

The hooded men: British torture in Ireland, August, October 1971

Following the introduction of internment without trial in August 1971, Fr Raymond Murray and Fr Deni.. more

€15.00

A place of great consequence: Archaeological excavations at King John’s Castle, Limerick, 1990–8

A place of great consequence: Archaeological excavations at King John’s Castle, Limerick, 1990–8

King John’s Castle, Limerick, is a magnificent medieval fortification located along the western side.. more

€30.00

Who’s Who in the Dublin Rising 1916

Who’s Who in the Dublin Rising 1916

At noon on Easter Monday, 24 April 1916, approximately 1000 men and women stormed buildings in centr.. more

€19.00

Above and Below: the archaeology of roads and light rail

Above and Below: the archaeology of roads and light rail

Supernatural power dressing in the Early Bronze Age. Ireland’s little-known connections to the Roma.. more

€25.00

History Ireland September/October 2016

History Ireland September/October 2016

Established in 1993 and now published every two months, each issue of History Ireland features  .. more

€7.00