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1 Bruce Macfarlane Notes on Arthurian Literature
San Bernadino CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2016 1534610871 / 9781534610873 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine Collectible Condition 151 pp discussion of Gildas and Nennius and discusses the latest opinions of Arthurian historicity Also a lot of Arthurian Medieval literature discussion such as Perceval's father and the Fisher King. Text, First Edition notes, bibliography Worthwhile addition to a comprehensive Arthurian library collection First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 David P.Riley King Arthur's Realm A History of the Kingdom of Cornwall Hardcover
Devon Arthur H.Stockwell 2004 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Devon: Arthur H.Stockwell, 2004. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy. A fresh take on the historical Arthur and dares to take the traditional take of the Cornish and Welsh people on King Arthur. The tribal make up of the Dumnonian southwest and the Cornish Saints are interwoven with the historic Arthur at Cadbury and Geraint at Llongborth. Also the Medieval and Tudor history of Cornwall and Devon is examined along with the Celtic language. Excellent Since 1977 we pack with care and respect. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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3 Editor The Glastonbury Guide
Somerset Glastonbury advertising association 1979 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
Somerset: Glastonbury advertising association, 1979. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Color Card Stock Binding. Color Photo Glastonbury hill and Saint Michael Tor on Cover. Guide to Glastonbury both religious and secular, monastic and Otherworld. Historical essays as well as interesting advertising. Clean very good shape. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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4 Editors Stephen T. Driscoll and Margaret R. Nieke Power and Politics in Early Medieval Britain and Ireland Hardcover
Scotland Edinburgh University Press 1988 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Collectible Not Price clipped. No remainder marks. NOT a library copy. Essays on the early history Dark Age Dalriada, and Leslie Alcock's Positivist Arthurian era kingship in AD 500, and others on Northumberland and Early Irish Kingship. Latin Charters Gwent. More essays on post Roman Celtic and Saxon kingdoms. Excellent condition both book and mylar protected dust jacket. Since 1977 wrapping first in craft paper to protect your book cover.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5 Ewan Campbell Continental and Mediterranean Imports to Atlantic Britain and Ireland, AD 400-800
England Council for British Archaeology 2007 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine First Edition Clean 163 pp. Pages Color and B/W Photos. Drawings. If you wish to see Queen Guinevere's tableware this would be a start. Here are the imported glass and colorful ceramic dishes and drinking vessels imported into Cadbury, Tintagel, and Dinas Bran Academic and comprehensive covering from post Roman to the beginning of the Norse raids. If you are interested in the historical Arthur this is a important book on the Fifth century luxury goods someone sure liked. Handsome large book Fine condition. NOT a library copy. We for 37 wrap first in brown paper First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Geoffrey Ashe The Quest for Arthur's Britain Hardcover First Edition
U.S.A. Praeger 1968 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Praeger, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Very Good First Edition Hardcover Very Good Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a library book. Clean interior, no underlines. Perhaps the best all around book on Sixth Century Arthurian era Britain. Clothing, weapons, swords, Arthurian era clothing, tactics, debate on the truth about Arthur as a historical figure. Tintagel. Glastonbury.This is the book to have if you want to get started toward Camelot. Great classic. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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7 Geoffrey Ashe The Traveller's Guide To Arthurian Britain A Guide
England Gothic Image 1997 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
England: Gothic Image, 1997. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Clean First Edition Trade Paperback NOT a library book. B/W Photo, Map and Drawing filled guide to visiting Arthurian sites in person or on your couch! Perfectly designed to fit in pocket or day bag. The best to travel to Camelot by the father of the Arthurian historical revival. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Geoffrey Williams Stronghold Britain Four Thousand Years of British Fortifications Hardcover
England Sutton 1999 First English Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
England: Sutton, 1999 First English Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket collectible condition. Close up photos of stone walls encompassing Celtic Hill forts are among the aspects of this great look at Britain's fortifications from the Neolithic though the Celtic, Saxon,Viking and Norman Castle to the modern Fortifications that protected against a modern Saxon invasion, the World war II era Germans. Great color photos too. Hardcover with great jacket. NOT a library copy Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Geoffrey Williams The Iron Age Hillforts Of England A visitors Guide Hardcover
Great Britain Horace Books 1993 First Edition Hardcover Fine C.E. Sieniawska 
Fine Clean First Edition Illustrated hardcover 254 pp.Extensive journey and history of the lesser known, the well known and the surprising Celtic Hillforts of Britain. Wonderful drawing superimposed on a current ditch and earth wall with a projected Celtic fortification and drained ditch. Great opinionated, informative journey to the old Hillforts of Britain. Clean, tight and free of any markings. NOT a library copy. We wrap with care since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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10 Geoffrey; McBride, Simon Ashe The Landscape of King Arthur
New York Henry Holt & Co 1988 0805007113 / 9780805007114 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Price Clipped only flaw at all. NOT a library copy. England: Web & Bower, 1987. Book. Illus. by Simon McBride. First American Edition. Guide with Great photos by Simon McBride To the actual living Arthurian sites you can still visit and hear the ravens and feel King Arthur and the Fairy Otherworld. Outstanding Glastonbury Tor and Cadbury color photos. Many color photos and terrific text by Geoffrey Ashe.Great book to read before you journey there to see past the mist Three Geese In Flight Arthurian legend since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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11 Graeme Guilbert Edited Hill-Fort Studies Essays for A.H.A. Hogg Hardcover
England Leicester University Press 1981 First UK Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Mylared 
England: Leicester University Press, 1981. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First UK Edition. 4to - over 9 - 12" tall. Fine Hardback with Fine Dust Jacket Mylared Covered. NOT a library copy. Collectible Not price clipped and book and jacket fine and clean. Nine fine essays by different scholars on Celtic Hill forts from pre-Roman days such as Richard Bradley " Ritual Ceremonial Enclosures and Hill Forts" to Leslie Alcock's "Early historic fortifications" with bibliography. Great condition as well. 35 years selling Arthurian and Celtic studies we wrap the way we wish to receive books.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Graham Ashton The Realm Of King Arthur Rex Quondam Rex Futurus
England J.Arthur Di 1974 1st Edition Paperback Fine Color and B/W 
England: J.Arthur Di, 1974. Book. Illus. by Color and B/W. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall. Fine Condition Trade Paperback Clean Collectible 32pp. Great Color Photos of Cadbury from the air. Tintagel Excavation Plans Glastonbury Tor Illus.Published in the Isle of Wight Original Color drawing Of Arthurian age warriors. Great enthusiastic Arthurian . First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Jacquetta Hopkins Hawkes Adventurer in Archaeology: The Biography of Sir Mortimer Wheeler
New York St. Martin's Press 1982 0312006586 / 9780312006587 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Mylared 
Collectible Very Good+ Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy NOT Price Cut. St .Martins, 1982. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This biography of Sir Mortimer Wheeler by the famous woman archaeologist Jacquetta Hawkes reads like a history of archaeology in Britain and Wales. Wheeler helped in a huge way to make Megalithic and Celtic archaeology popular and still remain scholarly. Great insights. Illus Very good+ Clean shape and nicely mylared.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 John Matthews Bob Stewart Warriors of Arthur Hardcover
London: Blandford, 1987 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Richard Hook 
London: Blandford, , 1987. Book. Illus. by Richard Hook. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Very Good Dust Jacket/Very Good clean Hardcover. Color pictures of Arthur's warriors.A recreation of the Celtic battle chieftains of Camelot.The weapons, clothing and habits. Also retelling of Celtic Arthurian short stories, some of the Celtic artifacts uncovered are extremely enlightening 'The Princess of V ix' A bronze Celtic statue of a Princess from Gaul. Cloth book and jacket in very good shape.. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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15 Joseph P. Clancy Pendragon Arthur And His Britain Hardcover
U. S. A. Praeger 1971 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good ,Mylared 
Very Good Hardcover and Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. 1971. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Excellent introduction and defense of the historical King Arthur by a fine scholar and translator of Dark Age Welsh, and Medieval Welsh poetry. In fact here his translations of early Welsh Arthurian era poetry capture the blood and the musical joy of Arthur's bardteulu. Very good condition both book and Near Very Good jacket which is nicely mylared. Great look at the historical Arthur by a respected American translator of Early Welsh Bardic Verse of Taliesin and Aneirin Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Ken Dark Britain And The End Of The Roman Empire Hardcover
England Tempus 2000 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
England: Tempus, 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. First English Edition. Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Not Price Clipped. Color and b/w illus. maps.. The author a Classicist claims that Pictish Ogam can now be read, and Dalriada as an 'evolution' rather than Irish invasion. This is in fine condition in every way. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect the covers on their journey. See Sam Wenger and Three Geese In Flight and Camelot on ABE homepage. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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17 Leslie Alcock Bede, Eddius, and the Forts of the North Britons Jarrow Lecture 1988
England Jarrow Lecture 1988 First English Edition Paperback Fine 
Rare Fine Condition Clean Pages NOT a Institution copy. One of Leslie Alcock's best work, here in this lecture he challenges Dumville's minimalist take on Nennius of the British Celts of the north, of the Gododdin and Arthur's Seat. Focused and rare 32 pp. Fine collectible condition. Alcock did not deserve the public flogging he received for mentioning the Elephant in the room that is still not explained by his critics...Cadbury First Edition. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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18 Leslie Alcock Cadbury-Camelot A Fifteen Year Perspective
England Proceedings of the British Academy 1983 1st Edition Paperback Good+ 
England: Proceedings of the British Academy, 1983. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Original Edition Cadbury-Camelot B/W Illustrations Famous Lecture by the archaeologist who discovered the Celtic hillfort refortified by a Sixth century chieftain bravely identified Arthur. The reactionary response caused him to back away as he does here. Later he came back to it a bit. The photos here are the best ever of the walls. Library copy but pretty clean. No underlines or writing. Important early medieval Britain work.. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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19 Leslie Alcock Was This Camelot? Excavations At Cadbury Castle 1966-70 Hardcover First Edition
U.S.A. Stein and Day 1972 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
U.S.A.: Stein and Day, 1972. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket Both Very Good+ NOT a library copy. Despite recent minimalists demanding an end to any mention of a historical Arthur this 1970s ground breaking work by the archaeologist Leslie Alcock still rings true in discovering a massive rebuilt Celtic hill fort perfect for holding a Leader of Battles and his warband. John Leland brought the local (Dumnonia) folklore belief in this being Arthur's seat back to the attention of Britons. Many color plates and sketches of Sixth Century Arthurian defenses in this large clean hardcover. Both hardcover and collectible unclipped jacket are in very good clean shape better than usually seen. No stickers!!. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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20 Lloyd & Jennifer Laing A Guide to the Dark Age Remains in Britain Hardcover
England Constable 1979 First English Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Mylared 
England: Constable, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Great pocket size hardcover guide to Celtic, Pictish, and Saxon Britain, Wales, Scotland, Cornwall, Isle of Man, Arthurian Cadbury and Tintagel. So many awesome places that are hardly known here. Guide, routes photos maps, great condition both book and jacket nicely mylared to protect it as well. Like new. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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21 Peter Clayton A Companion to Roman Britain Hardcover
England Phaidon 1980 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine B/W Photos and Drawings and Maps 
England: Phaidon, 1980. Book. Illus. by B/W Photos and Drawings and Maps. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9 - 12" tall. Fine Large Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. This Large Book is broken into illustrated Chapters with text interspersed with photos and drawings and working maps and guides, Sections on Roman Coins with an assortment, Clothing, Fortifications and Hadrian's wall garrison life, Weapons, Food, Clothing, etc. Justifiably considered to be the best book on all aspects of Roman Celtic Britain. Like new and Bright in Mylar. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 27.32 USD
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22 R.W. Dunning Arthur: The King in the West
Gloucester Sutton Publishing Ltd June 30, 1988 0862993989 / 9780862993986 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a Library copy. Here is Arthur of the Cornwall and the Celtc West Country. Cadbury hillfort. Great Glastonbury's history with the king.A lot of good traditional material glossed over in other histories of Arthur particularly those projecting him for to the north.U. S. A.: Grange, 1988. Book. Fine 164 pp. Hardcover. First Edition. Great color photos. Full page photo in color of Chalice well. Handsome fully intact dust jacket cover of Glastonbury Tor..Highly recommended Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books since 1977 packed well Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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23 Richard Hoskins Westward to Arthur Dark Ages Truth, Not Medieval Fantasy Holiday Quests for the West-Country Arthur
England Pendragon House 1978 1st Edition Paperback Very Good Dai Lloyd Owen and Christine Bristow 
England: Pendragon House, 1978. Book. Illus. by Dai Lloyd Owen and Christine Bristow. Very Good. Large Trade Paper. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good+ Large 47 pp. Trade Paperback Wonderful full Page B/W Drawings on every page of this 48pp large size historical Arthur Cadbury/Camelot and Arthurian era warriors. Glastonbury, Tintagel, action packed. Animated Color cover drawing of Arthur killing and being 'killed' First English Edition. Maps. Arthurian History drawn Full Page and illustrated Dai Lloyd Owen and Christine Bristow. Published by the Pendragon House Small Press. Collectible Animation style drawings of Arthurian Roman Briton era warfare. Pages clean. Raw Arthurian action. NOT a library book. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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24 Robert B. Patterson Edited Bernard S.Bachrach Michael E.Jones Marc A.Meyer Sally N.Vaughn Stephen Morillo The Questions Of King Arthur's Existence and Of Romano British Naval Operations The Haskins Society Journal Studies In Medieval History Volume.2 1990 Hardcover
London Hambledon Press 1990 1st Edition Hardcover Fine 
London: Hambledon Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Blue Hardcover. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Plasticine Protective cover. Hardcover 348pp. with Eighteen Dark age and Medieval history essays. One of the best academic essays on the existence of Arthue."The Questions Of King Arthur's Existence and of Romano British Naval Operations" and "Germanus and the Adventus Saxonum" by Michael Jones "St.Anselm and Woman" Sally N.Vaughn."Hastings:An Unusual Battle" Stephen Morillo 11 more essays. Like new hardcover. Since 1977 we wrap first in paper to protect the cover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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25 T.D. Kendrick Anglo-Saxon Art to A.D. 900 Hardcover
U.S.A. Methuen 1972 First Thus Hardcover Good+ Good+ 
U.S.A.: Methuen, 1972. Book. Good+. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Near Very Good Hardcover with Dust jacket in Near Very Good condition, a few small jacket tears clean pages. Classic chapter on the revival of pre-Roman art in Celtic Hanging Bowls revived in the age of Arthur. Fits in with revival of Hill forts like Cadbury! Complete original book with many pages of b/w Saxon and Celtic plates and drawings. Good shape as is jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 32.78 USD
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