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Wordwell has been in business for thirty years. We specialise in books and magazines, relating to history, archaeology, architecture. literature,  art history and all things to do with Ireland. Our newest titles are laid out below. Please browse the site or, if ordering on-line is not your thing, do feel free to order via our office telephone number, available in the Contact us section at the foot of the pa



We love our books and like them to 

go to good homes. We are currently

stocktaking and reducing stock to

make way for exciting new titles.

This is our best ever sale and

many of these books will not be

available again. If you think you can

offer a good home to one of our

great books visit BROWSE NOW.

Titles from as little as €3


Sale continues until 31st July 2017





Michael Collins: Dublin 1916–22 

By Joseph E.A. Connell Jnr


Out now: ORDER HERE


Gate Lodges of Ireland—

Special quarter bound limited edition

Signed by the author

Now  available 
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Also available in Buckram limited edition

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Archaeology Ireland Conference 2017

Archaeology Ireland Conference 2017

We hope that all readers, old and new, will join us in celebrating Archaeology Ireland’s 30th birth.. more

€60.00

History Ireland July/August  2017

History Ireland July/August 2017

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

€7.00

Books Ireland July/August 2017

Books Ireland July/August 2017

When Books Ireland founding publisher, Jeremy Addis, announced publication was to cease in late 2013.. more

€5.95

Death and the Irish: a miscellany

Death and the Irish: a miscellany

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

€25.00

Michael Collins: Dublin 1916–22

Michael Collins: Dublin 1916–22

MICHAEL COLLINS: DUBLIN 1916–22Joseph E.A. Connell JnrThe story of Michael Collins in Dublin is the .. more

€19.00

 The Gate Lodges of Leinster

The Gate Lodges of Leinster

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

€35.00 €40.00

Barryscourt Castle, Co. Cork: Archaeology, History and Architecture

Barryscourt Castle, Co. Cork: Archaeology, History and Architecture

This volume, the eleventh in the Archaeological Monograph Series of the Department of Arts, Heritag.. more

€30.00

Archaeology Ireland Summer 2017

Archaeology Ireland Summer 2017

Archaeology Ireland is a quarterly magazine which has been in production since 1987. The magazine is.. more

€6.95