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1 Alexander McCall; William McCall Ancient Brythons of the North: Artur, Gwenwhyvawr and Myrddin The Historic Artur, Gwenwhyvawr and Myrddin
Bishop Auckland Carnegie Publishing August 1997 1858214890 / 9781858214894 Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Price Clipped Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy NO jacket chips Scottish Arthurian history and Colmcille prophecy. Clean pages 210 pp. NO writing Handsome bright gilt titles on spine Collectible Arthurian Three Geese In Flight wrapping with brown paper before packing to protect your dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Austin Clarke The Bright Temptation Dolmen Press Hardcover Edition
Ireland Dolmen Press 1965 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Ireland: Dolmen Press, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Very Good Clean Dolmen Press Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT a library Copy. NO writing in book NO book plates NO underlines. Second Edition First Irish Dolmen Press Edition. When poets write historical novels they are rarely less than fantastic. Here the great Irish poet Austin Clarke writes a knowledgeable and exciting historical novel set when the Vikings were destroying any form of books, and taking slaves. Here a couple high tail it through the mountains in the track of Diarmid and Grania. You get history, Irish Mythology, and the method of making colors for manuscripts and one great poetical novel. Three Geese In Flight Books we wrap first in brown paper 'Old School' since 1977. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 78.00 USD
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3 Derrick S.Thomson Edited John Bannerman, John MacInnes, Norman MacDonald, Ian Grimble Scottish Gaelic Studies Vol.XI. PART. I December 1966 The Convention Of Druim Cett John Bannerman
Aberdeen, Scotland University Of Aberdeen 1966 First Scottish Edition Paperback Very Good 
Very Good Clean First 1966 Scottish Edition Tight NO Writing NOT a library copy 145 pp. Tight, Clean NOT a Library copy. A little silver Celtic 'Finedruin' on rear cover. A few small pieces of silver foil like material on rear cover. Very nice clean text..Eight Scottish Gaelic and Celtic Study essays."The Convention Of Druim Cett" John Bannerman the Dalriada scholar examines the convention that almost ended the Bardic order even before the Saxon's did. Also "Some rare Hebridean Gaelic Words and Phrases" Norman MacDonald "Gaelic Songs of Mary Macleod" John MacInnes, "Nos Terms of the Gaelic Fishermen" W.B.Lockwood. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. 
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Gaelic Pioneers Of Christianity The Work and Influence of Irish Monks and Saints in Continental Europe, Dom Louis Gougaud
4 Dom Louis Gougaud Gaelic Pioneers Of Christianity The Work and Influence of Irish Monks and Saints in Continental Europe
Dublin M.H. Gill And Son 1923 First Irish Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Handsome Very Good+ Purple Cloth Gilt Tiles on Spine Clean 166 pp. Free of Writing NO underlines Handsome Medieval bookplate with the seal of Manchester Public Library Very small faded library circle on spine looks part of binding. Translated from French classic study of Celtic Saints work among the early Medieval Franks and Goths. The early Celtic Church was seriously influenced by Hebrew Syrian Christianity their love of Apocrypha and Hebrew Psalms and Lunar calendar similarities made this tribal faith of family appealing. Of course it angered the usual suspects. Deckled edge paper Great shape.First Irish Edition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies packed well since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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5 Gareth W Dunleavy Colum's Other Island: The Irish at Lindisfarne (Hardcover)
U.S.A. University Of Wisconsin Press 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Collectible Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Price Intact on Jacket NOT a library book 149 pages. Important history of the Celtic Church's expansion,into Britain, Colmcille, the Synod of Whitby and Lindisfarne. Great shape one small chip at head of jacket spine else great and bright in mylar proteced dust jacket. Text clean. NO book plates. Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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6 Jerry O'Sullivan and Tomas O Carragain Inishmurray Monks and Pilgrims in an Atlantic Landscape
Ireland Collins Press 2008 1905172478 / 9781905172474 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine First Irish Edition Huge Hardcover Fine Unsnipped Dust Jacket. No writing. Complete collectible condition. NOT a library copy. Folio size. 406 pp. Full color photos, archeological drawings, maps. Superb academic study of this holy island that was a place of meditation upon the infinite and a place of devotional love. Great photos of Clochan chambers or beehive huts. Stone crosses earlier than the later standing ones here more personal. So much in visual and in written word. Every aspect of this island of Celtic speaking monks. A collectible treasure.Three Geese In Flight. Since 1977 we love what we sell and wrap first in brown paper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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7 JOHN MARSDEN Sea-Road of the Saints Celtic Holy Men in the Hebrides
Herndon, Virginia, U.s.a. Floris Books January 1, 1995 0863152104 / 9780863152108 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
First Edition Very Good+ Clean 213 Pages Trade Paperback. Notes. Bibliology. NOT a Institution copy. Among the best books on the Scottish and Irish Papar and their Imramma to the Hebrides, Pictish Orkney and Iceland and even Newfoundland. Academic and popular Marsden is bold but smart and is not afraid to remind that the Vikings are far better to admire from a rear mirror (My words) Excellent discussion on Columba and Voyage of Cormac and Brendan.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wrapped in brown paper before packing since 1977. First Edition. 
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Scotland In Early Christian Time The Rhind Lectures In Archaeology -1879, Joseph Anderson (Author)
8 Joseph Anderson (Author) Scotland In Early Christian Time The Rhind Lectures In Archaeology -1879
Edinburgh David Douglas 1881 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine 
Original Near Fine Green 1881 Dark Green Hardcover Xiv + 262 pp, illustrated with plates,89 text Tight binding, clean pages. NO writing NOT a library copy NO book plates Clean black end papers Bright gilt spine titles. The illustrations are amazing of Beehive huts and Clochans and Monastic sacred sites. Holy bells and Standing Crosses.. Really special copy Near Fine. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies our passion since 1977 packed with respect. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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9 Mairead Ashe Fitzgerald The World Of Colmcille Also known as Columba Hardcover
Ireland O'Brien 1997 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
Ireland: O'Brien, 1997. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket in great clean shape. Pages clean. Photos, Maps and b/w storytelling drawings accent this physical introduction to Saint Columba and the life of the Irish Celtic Church.Wonderful NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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10 Maitiu O Murchu Deirdre Ni Bhraonain Colm Na Cille Color Illustrated
Ireland An Gum 1998 First Irish Edition Hardcover Fine 
Ireland: An Gum, 1998. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo. Hardcover Color Seafaring Cover Beautiful color drawings of Early Ireland's monastic adventure. Near Fine. Decorative illustrated hardcover. Sail covered curragh on cover. 27pp.Every page illustrated Irish Gaelic.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Legends Of SS. Ninian and Machor  From An Unique MS. in the Scottish Dialect of the Fourteenth Century, Metcalfe W. M. Edited with Introduction, Notes, & Glossary
11 Metcalfe W. M. Edited with Introduction, Notes, & Glossary The Legends Of SS. Ninian and Machor From An Unique MS. in the Scottish Dialect of the Fourteenth Century
Scotland Alexander Gardner 1904 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Original 1904 First Scottish Edition Hardcover Clean 237 pp.NO Writing in Text NO Underlines NOT a library copy. Introduction, Text, Glossary Pristine Spine Title Patch. NO Chips. But a great deal of mottling on front and back cover but spine as in photo perfect. Text clean. End paper shadow and toning where a paper lay. Tight. binding. The Celtic Saint Ninian who lived in the "White House" or "Candida Casa" a disciple of Kentigern who is said to baptize Merlin in Scotland. Also Legend of St. Machor and his association with Columba or Colmcille and Iona. Primary texts with translations, notes on both Saints Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies foe 40 years wrapping in brown paper before packing First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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12 Patricia M. Rumsey Sacred Time in Early Christian Ireland Hardcover First Edition
London T. & T. Clark Publishers 2007 0567032051 / 9780567032058 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
Fine Hardcover Book. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean 258 pp. Hardcover First Edition Decorative Cloth. NOT a library copy. No dust jacket was ever issued by the publisher Excellent Penetrating insight into the two competing philosophies of the Celtic Church, one "Celtic" the other "Roman". Brilliant book with many translations from Latin and Irish and for book lovers a feast of a bibliography of the early Celtic Church.Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect cover . First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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13 Paul R. Lonigan The Early Irish Church From The Beginnings To The Two Doves
Queens New York Celtic Heritage Press 1985 First American Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Queens New York: Celtic Heritage Press, 1985. Book. Very Good+ Clean. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Original Self Published Edition.This very interesting history of the very early Irish church was privately published by a small house. The author is a Full Professor at Queens College and Teaches at Irish Studies wrote a more widely published book on the Druids. This deals with a lot of the folklore in the Irish Saints, like Ruadan and Cursing contest at Tara and the pre-Christian Class system translating in the Irish monastic church .Gives. Very good+ shape 151 pp. NO writing in book. Bound in green card stock. Limited printing. NOT a library copy. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 T. Ralph Morton The Iona Community Story
England Lutterworth 1957 First English Edition Paperback Near Very Good 
England: Lutterworth, 1957. Book. Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Trade Paperback Story of the founding and revival of Columba's Iona and the modern community there.Good solid shape. A little soiling on rear cover but handsome book. Frontis plate. NOT a library book. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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15 T.D. Kendrick Edited O.G.S. Crawford The Distribution of Gaulish and British Coins in Britain Antiquity A Quarterly Review of Archaeology Volume VII 1933 Original Hardcover
England Antiquity 1933 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Thick Tight Blue Very Good+ 524 pp Twenty five Essays from 1933 Antiquity.."The Distribution of Gaulish and British Coins in Britain" by T.D. Kendrick is one by example. Celtic coins of the Iceni and other Celtic tribe. Dozens of illustrations of these Celtic coins that are so insightful into the true face of pagan Celtic Britain. Antiquity Hardcover 268-297 pp. I-II Plates Ii-XII Maps Also "Belgic Cities" Also O.G.S.Crawford "Iona" with b/w photos of sacred sites 23 more.Extra postage for this big heavy hardcover Celtic books since 1977 buy with confidence First Edition. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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The Liturgy and Ritual of the Celtic Church (Studies in Celtic History) Hardcover Hardcover, Warren, F.E. Stevenson Jane
16 Warren, F.E. Stevenson Jane The Liturgy and Ritual of the Celtic Church (Studies in Celtic History) Hardcover Hardcover
England Boydell Press 1987 0851154735 / 9780851154732 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Boydell Press. Hardcover Near Fine Clean Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. No writing,No underlines NOT a library copy. Essentially two books the original classic of the liturgy in the Celtic speaking Church and with a large modern study and a large bibliography added in this Boydell Second edition. It would be Fine instead of 'Near Fine but jacket is price clipped and first free end paper has been initial stamped otherwise "Fine" No writing No underlines. 289 pp Extraordinary condition book and Mylar protected jacket. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper Dust jacket present. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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17 Whitley Stokes The Annals Of Tigernach Translated by Whitley Stokes VOL.1 and VOL. 2 Complete Set
Wales Llanerch Press 1993 First Thus Paperback Fine 
Fine Two Volume Set. Important Collection Of Irish Monastic Annals Gaelic and English integrating the Twelve Tribes of Israel and the Gaels Tara and into Norse Dublin.Translated and Published in Revue Celtique by the great Whitley Stokes in 1895/1896 and here gathered in two separate handsome volumes by Llanerch Press in 1993. Fine clean condition 263 pp. 390 pp.NOT library copies.Very hard to find both volumes now and very important Irish Celtic insights besides the integrating mythic Hebrew and Celtic history.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology since 1977 with passionate customer service. First Edition. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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18 William H Marnell Light from the West: The Irish mission and the emergence of modern Europe
New York Seabury Press 1978 0816403899 / 9780816403899 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
Very Good+ Clean First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket NO Chips. Ireland was spiritually the 'Egypt' of the west. Both in ancient times and again in Christian times. This book opens a window on history that has been closed. This shows the enlightenment teaching of the Celts to all europe. Great shape book and jacket NOT a library book. No writing in the book. Since Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped first in brown paper before shipping! Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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On The Question Of Irish Influence On Early Icelandic Literature. Memoirs And Proceedings Of The Manchester Literary And Philosophical Society 1899-1900 Vol.44 Part I Original Complete 1900 Publication, Winifred Faraday, Sir G.G. Stokes, Charles H. Lees, James Cosmo Melvill and Robert Standen Edited
19 Winifred Faraday, Sir G.G. Stokes, Charles H. Lees, James Cosmo Melvill and Robert Standen Edited On The Question Of Irish Influence On Early Icelandic Literature. Memoirs And Proceedings Of The Manchester Literary And Philosophical Society 1899-1900 Vol.44 Part I Original Complete 1900 Publication
Manchester The Manchester Literary And Philosophical Society 1900 First English Edition Paperback Good+ 
Original 1900 Complete Publication 44 pp. Academic Proceedings The Manchester Literary And Philosophical Society Within are four complete essays including a 22 pp. essay by Winifred Faraday "On The Question Of Irish Influence On Early Icelandic Literature," Also "Correction in the Wilde Lecture of 1897" by Sir G.G. Stokes. Another on "Franz-Josef Land" and another on Geometry. Some chipping to green paper cover and some on spine but tight. some pages uncut, and complete text and covers! Good++ NO writing Not a library copy. Rare study on the under studied Celtic Monastic and Literary presence in Iceland before the Vikings despite the still prevalent Icelandic nationalistic belief that the Irish were there only as Viking slaves. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Norse Mythology since 1977 wrapped with respect First Edition. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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