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1 Daniel P. McCarthy The Irish Annals: Their Genesis, Evolution and History
Ireland Four Courts Press 2008 1846820480 / 9781846820489 Second Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine Condition Hardcover Fine Collectible Condition Dust Jacket Intact price NOT a library copy. 416 pp. Serious study of the Irish Annal both in substance and genus. Clonmacnoise, Ulster, Tigernach , King lists. This is a crucial study of Irish writing about Ireland and the world/ Like new. Since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before shipping to protect your jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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2 Daniel-Rops Editor The Miracle of Ireland Hardcover
U.S.A. Baltimore: Helicon Press, 1959 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good 
U.S.A.: Baltimore: Helicon Press, , 1959. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. First Edition. NOT a library copy. Great anthology of Irish studies with essays in translation on the Celtic Spirituality of the old Irish Celtic church.Celtic Church in Belgium Beehive huts,Spells,monks in France,Scottish Celtic Church,Celts in Switzerland!Irish Penitentials, Columban, Clean free of writing Nice Dust Jacket price clipped with minimal wear in bright mylar. Celtic Christian spirituality little seen anywhere else. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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3 David D.Zink The Ancient Stones Speak A Journey To The World's Most Mysterious Megalithic Sites
Canada Musson 1979 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Canada: Musson, 1979. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Large Trade Paperback Collectible Near Fine Condition. B/W Photos One of the most interesting books on Astro-Archeology of Megalithic sites in Orkney, Hebrides, Maes Howe, Ring of Brodgar, New Grange before reconstruction, that is worth the price of the book alone and Tiahuanaco Peru, New England Mystery Hill (Old Photos) and Pacific sites. Combines alignments with a separate Psychic testimony. The psychic is separated and is a fascinating addition to the data. You do not have to believe it but it adds a dimension to sites that have sides we do not clearly see. The bearded tiahuanaco statues do look like Irish monk statues on White Island. Excellent First Edition. First Edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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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 E. J. Gwynn And W.J. Purton The Monastery Of Tallaght Volume XXIX Section C No.5 Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy Original 1911 Edition
Dublin Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy 1911 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
Dublin: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 1911. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Original 1911 Blue Paper Edition. Clean NOT a library Copy.Really good clean condition. Small 1/4 chip at bottom of spine. Not much better to have to listnen to a Irish Anchorite monk as he goes over rules and spirituality..[removed][removed] First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Editors Lady Dorothy Lowry-Corry A.E.P. Collins A Newly Discovered Statue At The Church On White Island, County Fermanagh Ulster Journal Of Archaeology Volume 22 Third Series 1959
Belfast Ulster Journal Of Archaeology 1958 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Belfast: Ulster Journal Of Archaeology, 1958. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Complete 138pp Issue. Ulster Journal Of Archaeology Volume 22 Third Series 1959 Fine tight binding Clean pages. NOT a library copy.Among the numerous essays is B/W Photos "A Newly Discovered Statue At The Church Om White Island.These statues are a portrait of the Irish seafarers who would have looked just like these statues in Iceland Greenland and the Orkney. Here photographed after their discovery.. First Edition. 
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7 Eona K.Macnicol Lamp In The Night Wind An Account Of The Coming of St.Columba to Scotland In 563 AD Hardcover
Scotland Maclellan 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Scotland: Maclellan, 1965. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First Scottish Edition NOT a library book Great Scottish historical novel set among the Picts and the Dalriada Scots in the Sixth century. Story of the Gaelic Saint Columba and his interaction with the Pictish Druids. Very well written and good understanding Celtic culture and speech Excellent condition as is mylared dust jacket Hardcover First Edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.58 USD
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8 G.O. Simms The Book Of Kells A Brief Description With Twenty Illustrations Dolmen Press Hardcover
Ireland Dolmen Press 1965 Fourth Irish Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Ireland: Dolmen Press, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fourth Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Handsome Little Hardcover Edition by the Masterful Irish Dolmen press. with Dust Jacket 16pp.text 20 Color and b/w plates. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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9 Gawdat Gabra Marianne Eaton-Krauss The Treasures Of Coptic Art In Coptic Museums And Churches Of Old Cairo Hardcover
Egypt American University 2007 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Egypt: American University, 2007. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover Large Folio size with Dust jacket Color and b/w illus.Clean pages, no writing, tight binding. One chip in back of dust jacket on bottom of page else excellent. NOT a Library copy. Coptic churches, woodcarving, manuscript pages, textiles, stone crosses. You can see how Celtic Christianity learned from here. Wonderful huge treasure. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.47 USD
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10 Geoffrey Moorhouse Sun Dancing A Vision Of Medieval Ireland Hardcover
U. S. A. Harcourt Brace 1997 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U. S. A.: Harcourt Brace, 284 pp.1997. Book. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket. NOT price clipped. Celtic Christian life on Skellig Michael, Beehive huts. Saint Brendan, and later Vikings,Culdee revival. Handsome dust jacket as well. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we wrap Celtic our studies with brown paper to protect Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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11 Graham Panes Voyages Of The Celtic Saints
Wales Gwasg Carreg Gwalch 2007 First Welsh Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Wales: Gwasg Carreg Gwalch, 2007. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. 227 pp.Illus.Maps.Color photos.Great study of Pre-Columbian Celtic seafaring with a detailed look at Clinker style Romano Celtic wooden ships and hide curraghs..Wonderful gem of a book about Welsh Cornish and Irish Sailor Saints in the Age of Arthur .Great clean shape.Color medieval illus.Sailing monks on cover..NOT a library copy Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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12 Heinrich Walbe Kirche Und Corhalle Des Klofters Lorfch Und Der Stand Der Musgrabungen
Germany 1936 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine 
Germany, 1936. Book. Near Fine. Stiff Card Covers. First Thus. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 18pp with b/w photos of the early medieval site in Ravenna. Close up photos.Interior photos.Angels on the walls. Tall stiff card covers. German text.Great shape. First Edition. 
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13 J.P. Mallory In Search of the Irish Dreamtime Archaeology & Early Irish Literature
Great Britain Thames & Hudson 2016 0500051844 / 9780500051849 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean 319 pp. B/W Photos and drawings. Here this distinguished archaeologist applies what J.R.R. Tolkien called "Primary reality" and "Secondary reality" as it applies to the mythological age of the Tuatha de Danann and the Ulster Cycle. In other words was the chariot use in the Tain 'real' in the 'Primary' or a literary creation the monks. Many illustrations. Collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wrapping first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Jamie Owen Magic Islands
Llandysul Gomer Press November 1, 2002 1843231905 / 9781843231905 First Welsh Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine Clean condition 99 pp. Color Photos fill this Sea journey on the sacred isles around Wales Bardsey island Lundy, Skomer, Caldey monastic islands Holy head Ynys Byr. Medieval monks chanted the hours of these Isles and Arthur surely stopped on one of these on his journey to Avalon. Beautiful book by a man who knows. First Edition. 
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15 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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Atlantic Visions The First International Conference Of The Proceedings Of The Society Of Saint.Brendan, John de Courcy Ireland And David C.Sheehy Edited Proinsias Mac Cana, Sean McGrail, Tomas O' Caoimh, Claude Evans, Robert Grenier, Jamew W.Mavor jr. and Byron E.Dix
16 John de Courcy Ireland And David C.Sheehy Edited Proinsias Mac Cana, Sean McGrail, Tomas O' Caoimh, Claude Evans, Robert Grenier, Jamew W.Mavor jr. and Byron E.Dix Atlantic Visions The First International Conference Of The Proceedings Of The Society Of Saint.Brendan
Ireland Boole Press 1989 1st Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Ireland: Boole Press, 1989. Book. Very Good+. Clean Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ inside and out. Tight binding, free of writing. Rare Proceedings of A Dublin Academic Conference on St.Brendan and Celtic Seafaring to North America. Small Irish printing. Two dozen or so academic essays" Pilotage and Navigation in the Times of St. Brendan" Sean McGrail "The Voyage Of St.Brendan Literary and Historical Origins" Proinsias Mac Cana "Early Breton Voyages to Canada" "Basque Whalers of Labrador" Robert Grenier. "An Icelandic Horizon Calendar Key to Vinland" James W. Mavor jr. and Byron E.Dix " Many more. Shelf wear Clean. Very Good+ condition, tight binding. NO writing NO underlines. NO plates. NOT a library copy.Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian books wraps first in craft paper to protect your book cover First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Insula Sanctorum Et Doctorum; Or Ireland's Ancient Schools And Scholars  Original 1893 Hardcover, John Healy Rev.
17 John Healy Rev. Insula Sanctorum Et Doctorum; Or Ireland's Ancient Schools And Scholars Original 1893 Hardcover
Dublin Sealy, bryers & Walker 1893 2nd Edition Hardcover Good 
Dublin: Sealy, bryers & Walker, 1893. Book. Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original 1893 Hardcover Second Revised Edition With Added Map. Slightly shaken. All around Good shape. NOT a library copy.Color Clan map or tuatha map.Comprehensive study of the curriculum in the pre-Christian and Celtic Christian monastic schools of early and medieval Ireland. St. Finnian, St. Ibar A treasure and a window closer in time to Saint Brendan and the Land of Saints and Scholars. Rare Not being a library book.. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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18 John Marsden The Fury of the Northmen: Saints, Shrines and Sea-Raiders in the Viking Age Ad 793-878
New York St Martins Pr 1995 0312130805 / 9780312130800 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Fine Collectible First Edition Hardcover with Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Not Price Clipped.U.S.A:: St.Martins Press,, 1995. First American Edition. 8vo Clean pages, no underlines NOT a library book. Illustrated by Col and b/w Illus. The best book that shows the good parts of the Vikings, but shows the Axe murderers that they also were, and shows the people who actually had to live in fear of them, Christian monks, woman and children, and anyone with anything shiny.Great popular academic study. Many color and b/w full page plates. We wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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19 John O'Donohue Aman Cara A Book Of Celtic Wisdom
U.S.A. Harper Perennial Thirteenth American Editon Paperback Fine 
U.S.A.: Harper Perennial Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Thirteenth American Editon. 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall. Fine Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library copy Ground breaking look at Irish Clan consciousness and it's easy acceptance of Jesus message on love and the oneness of each other. Anam Cara or "Soul Friend" Fine collectible condition. Celtic knots on cover. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Jonathan Wylie and David Margolin The Ring Of Dancers Images Of Faroese Culture Hardcover
U. S. A. Univ of Pennsylvania, 1981 081227783X / 9780812277838 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Near Very Good 
U. S. A.: Univ of Pennsylvania,, 1981. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover and Near Very Good Dust Jacket. Excellent study into the culture, language, whale hunts of this Norse island of ancient Pictish ancestry. Illustrated by b/w Illus. of folk life around a hearth. Stories, dance seafaring. Dust jacket one cover chip about an inch at bottom of cover and sun fading. Hardcover fine clean NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 14.66 USD
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21 K.T. Achaya Indian Food: A Historical Companion Hardcover
India Oxford University Press 1994 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
Clean First Edition Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket Handsome hardcover bound and printed in Delhi. Clean No writing NOT a library copy Very Good+ Dust Jacket as well. Extraordinary book written by a Indian historian on the food of India. But besides the color pictures and the food itself the book is a history of food in India with travellers accounts from Alexander the Great to Chinese Buddhist Monks to Persians and Arabs. No better history lesson than through taste but this is as handsome as it interesting. Each region of India's history and the food from prehistoric to Raj. Spices, grains meats. Greek account of amazement of 'honey without bees!' Nope it was sugar cane! This handsomely bound book will make you go find the closest Indian food with new eyes. Here in clean excellent condition as is dust jacket which is uncommon itself. Wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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22 Kuno Meyer Learning in Ireland in the Fifth Century and the Transmission of Letters
U. S. A. Revue Celtique 1919 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
U. S. A.: Revue Celtique, 1919. Book. Very Good. Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Handsome Grey Card Stock covers of this Kuno Meyer essay on Coptic and Gaulish Christian and intellectual activity in early Ireland. Originally published in 1919 Revue Celtique. Offprint bound in grey card stock covers. C.1999 Brown cover lettering. Clean pages. NOT a library book. First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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23 Linda Zimmermann Mysterious Stone Sites in the Hudson Valley of New York and Northern New Jersey
New York Eagle Press 2016 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine Collectible 172 pp. B/W Photos and Drawings Clean Pages. Even If you refuse to accept that the Irish came to America before the Vikings if you go to any of these mixed use chambers and you go the their counterparts in Ireland it is quite compelling if you tune out those who see Ogham in every crack on wall or the opposite who insist Columbus was the first and refuse the Irish claim on basically racist reasons, you might change your mind if you go see them. If you cannot this book is good collection with great photos.Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 packed with care. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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24 Lisa M.Bitel Isle Of The Saints Monastic Settlement and Christian Community in Early Ireland Hardover
U.S.A. Cornell University Press 1990 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Cornell University Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover Fine UnClipped Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. Serious focused study of the Celtic speaking Irish Saints and the peculiarities and spiritual vision of it's sea travelling monks and holy men. maps, illus. Handsome sewn in signatures hardcover and even more handsome dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 49.00 USD
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25 Malachi McCormick The Pleasures of Irish Nature Poetry 9th-10th Handmade Celtic Christian Poetry Book
New York The Stone Street Press 1984 First Trade Edition Paperback Very Good 
New York: The Stone Street Press, 1984. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Trade Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Condition. The Pleasures of Irish Nature Poetry Green Card Stock Paper Covers. Japanese tissue endpapers.The poems are mainly from the golden age of Celtic Christianity. Wonderful done with calligraphy. Gaelic one side English facing. Only a little slight wear. Handmade hand calligraphy .Written, translated from the Gaelic and constructed by this wonderful Irish author in New York City these wonderful Irish nature poems look as magical as they read. Irish Gaelic facing- English Translation. Collectible little treasure. Three Geese In Flight 35 years offering Celtic studies. First Edition. 
Price: 21.16 USD
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26 Manuel Komroff Tales of The Monks From The Gesta Romanorum Original Hardcover
New York Tudor Publishing 1933 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Near Very Good 
New York: Tudor Publishing, 1933. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket Original 1933 Medieval Monasteries. Hard to find medieval epics. Very Good Cloth clean shape. Red dust jacket. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.19 USD
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27 Mary Chitty The Monks On Ynys Enlli Part One C.500 A.D. to 1252 A.D.
Great Britain Mary Chitty 1992 1st Edition Paperback Good 
Great Britain: Mary Chitty, 1992. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Good Very Hard To Find Book One. First of Two Small Books On The Saints On BardseyIsland or in Welsh Ynys Enlli This Most Sacred of Islands of the coast of North Wales. Some claim this as Avalon and the Isle Arthur Glewdig was taken when wounded. Sacred to Druids and Bardic culture and continuing into Celtic Christian,Cadfan, Deinol and on to Norman times. B/W drawings of InscriptionsGood tight but covers lightly damp stained. No smell or penetration into text and still good clean free of writing. NOT a library copy. Very uncommon. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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28 Myrtle Simpson Vikings, Scots and Scraelings Signed and Inscribed By Author
London 1977 Gollancz, London 1977 0575022086 / 9780575022089 First Edition Hardcover Fine Signed
Fine 189 pp.Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Unclipped. Clean Pages NOT a library copy Great book, A woman's journey with children by canoe around Greenland in search of Viking and Eskimo and Celtic history and survival among this pre-Columbian history. Many b/w photos by kayak as well and theories as she goes , lives with Thule and Greenland. Great book Fine collectible condition book and jacket and Inscribed by Myrtle Simpson. Photo on cover of her canvas canoe among icebergs First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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29 National Shrine of Blessed Kayeri Tekakwitha The Pathway to Sainthood for Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha
New York National Shrine of Blessed Kayeri Tekakwitha 1990 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
New York: National Shrine of Blessed Kayeri Tekakwitha, 1990. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. A handsome color 13pp.publication with photos of the Shrine of this wonderful Mohawk Saint for a plea for devotees Kateri Tekakwithato come and visit and raise money to help the shrine.Photos of artifacys,Franciscan monks,visiting Mohawks Very Good clean condition. . First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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30 Paddy Bushe Edited Foreward Marie Heaney Voices At The World's Edge Irish Poets On Skellig Michael
Ireland Dedalus Press 2010 1st Edition Paperback Fine Photgraphs John Minihan 
Ireland: Dedalus Press, 2010. Book. Illus. by Photgraphs John Minihan. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Trade Paperback Twelve Modern Irish Poets live amidst the Beehive huts on Skellig Michael and compose poetry like their monastic ancestors did a century years earlier. Excellent Poetry and photos of the Clochans on 'Skellig Michael' this rocky Irish island named after the Arch angel Michael! Like new! Great photo of stone circular huts on the cover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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