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1 A.L. Rowse and M.I.Henderson Edited George Henderson Essays in Cornish History By George Henderson Cornish Bells
Truro Cornwall D.Bradford Barton Ltd 1963 Second Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good 
Truro Cornwall: D.Bradford Barton Ltd, 1963. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Handsome Very Good Hardcover and Mylar Protected Dust Jacket From the Archangel Saint Michael and his Church dedications in Cornwall to The 'Knockers" (Cave Fairies) and their relation to Jewish tin miners and the Fairies.'St.Ives' 'Twelve Men's Moor''Cornish Crosses After Langdon's Day' Sixteenth century 'Cornish Bells' Except for a slight tea splatter on the dust jacket the book is really in tight very nice clean condition. Price clipped Nicely mylared too. NOT a library book See our Three Geese In Flight Book shop featured in ABE. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 35.88 USD
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2 A.M.Spoer (A. Goodrich Freer), Mona Douglas, J.A.MacCulloch, Frederick Starr, B.C. Spooner, T. Gwyn Jones A. Kellgren Cyrian, Folk Lore Society Notes On Some Hebrew Amulets A.M.Spoer (A. Goodrich Freer) Papers and Transactions Jubilee Congress of The Folk-Lore Society Sept 19-Sept 25 1928 Original 1930 Hardcover
London William Glaisher Ltd 1930 1st Edition Hardcover Fine 
London: William Glaisher Ltd, 1930. Book. Fine Collectible Condition. 319 pp.Handsome embossed hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Handsome Original Complete 1930 Collectible Edition" Jubilee Congress of The Folk-Lore Society. Numerous essays within 319 pp. 20 pp 'Notes on Some Hebrew Amulets' Great b/w facsimile photos and drawings with Hebrew and academic text. as well as translations of Hebrew amulets."A.M.Spoer "The Arthurian legend and Arthur's battles by J.A.MacCulloch. Mona Douglas on "Animals in Manx Folklore and Song" 16 pp. "Fragments That are Left in North-east Cornwall "on Piskies and Arthurian beliefs in Cornwall "British Gypsy Wedding folklore Also 58 pp.Frederick Starr "Some Filipino Beliefs" "Study of Folklore Swedish Museums A. Kellgren Cyrian "Traditional Games of the Turks Great shape. The binding handsome original black embossed cover designs on salmon colored binding. Gilt spine titles tight binding.a little foxing on free endpaper else pristine. NOT a library copy. NO plates or writing.This is a rare treasure in fantastic great shape. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight pack carefully and with respect for the book and you. First Edition. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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The Splendid Spur First Edition Hardcover, A.T. Quiller Gouch
3 A.T. Quiller Gouch The Splendid Spur First Edition Hardcover
Chicago Charles Scribner 1898 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Chicago: Charles Scribner, 1898. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1898 Very Good+ Decorative Hardcover. GiltMounted Knight on cover Very Good. First American Edition. Romance and battles in Cornwall in this wonderful English Civil war historical novel. Handsome illustration of knight on cover of front board..[removed][removed] First Edition. 
Price: 32.20 USD
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4 A.Varagnac R.Derolez Les Celte et Les Germains
France Bloud & Gay 1965 First French Editon Paperback Very Good 
France: Bloud & Gay, 1965. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First French Editon. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback B/W Illustrated. NOT a library copy.Gaulish Gods and Celtic artifacts you seldom see. NOT a library book. Great photo of Gaulish Oppidum of Alesia from the air and the ceremonial straight road leading to Celtic fort.German and Celtic Gods interaction. Good solid shape. Published in France.. French text.. First Edition. 
Price: 13.20 USD
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5 A.W.Spacey The Bird The Beast & Fishes Tail
Cornwall Dyllansow Truran 1985 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Cornwall: Dyllansow Truran, 1985. Book. Fine. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Trade Paperback First Cornish Edition. Insights into Celtic Animal symbolism, it's meaning and it's use in Celtic design.Here as it relates to Cornish language and Cornwall. Each of the 29pp.has an original b/w Celtic design and a description of it's meaning. Made in Cornwall. Clean fine condition. NOT a library book. First Edition. 
Price: 12.57 USD
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6 Alexander Callander Murray Edited and Translated From Roman To Merovingian Gaul A Reader
Canada Broadview 2000 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Canada: Broadview, 2000. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Trade Paperback A Thick 779pp.One Volume Library of Early Medieval Primary documents of Celtic Gaul through the Roman and Frankish era.. Like New. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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7 Anatole Le Braz La Legende De La Mort
France Editions Jeanne Laffitte 1982 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
France: Editions Jeanne Laffitte, 1982. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First French Trade Paperback Very Good Clean Pages. NOT a library copy. Celtic Breton Folklore important famous study and collection of of 'The Legends of the Dead' in Brittany by Anatole Le Braz. The physical world was a reflection of the "Otherworld" in Celtic Spirituality. Brittany was a gateway to this land of Life in death and death in Life. French text. Very Good solid shape NOT a library book. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Anatole Le Braz Land of Pardons
N.Y.,illus 1927 Hardcover Good Good,small Chips,mylared Illustrated by Photos 
N.Y.,illus, 1927. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Photos. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Original Hardcover Dust Jacket: Good, small Chips, mylared. Cloth. Good+. Classic study of Celtic Christian Brittany & its Druid-like Christian Pilgrimages. Clean pages NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 43.16 USD
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9 Anatole Le Braz Translated Francis M.Gostling The Land of Pardons (Brittany)
London Methuen 1924 Fifth Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
London: Methuen, 1924. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifth Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Near Fine Clean Hardcover With Mylar Protected Near Very Food Dust Jacket Great classic study of the Celtic Pilgrimage folklore of Brittany. Its fire Pardons are perhaps Druid survivals, or older back to Carnac b/w Illus. A few small jacket chips but tight and bright in it's mylar protected jacket. NOT a library copy. "Pardon of the Sea" Really handsome copy with mystical photo of Breton Pilgrim road...... Dust jacket present. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Anatole Le Braz. The Night of Fires Hardcover
London London: Chapman And Hall, 1912 1912 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
London: London: Chapman And Hall, 1912, 1912. Book. Very Good. Decorative Boards. First Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Original Decorative Hardcovers First Edition. Hard Cover. Rare study of Breton death customs and folklore. Fabulous clear b/w photos of Breton Vernacular stone structures as well. In the Roman descriptions the Armorica coast was the land of the dead. You can see it here in these customs and folklore. Also Breton seafaring in Icelandic waters is here described as well. Much as it was in the days before Columbus. Rare Handsome black covers with small fire designs. Very good shape too. Illustrations. First Edition. 
Price: 122.36 USD
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11 Andrew Franklin & Paul Williams Cornwall Golden Hart Guides
England Sidgwick & Jackson 1983 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
England: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1983. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall. Very Good Color Photos Maps Guide To Cornwall Walks and Motoring Historic Buildings Villages Festivals Clean Very Good shape Fold out map. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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12 Angus Konstram Historical Atlas of The Celtic World (Hardcover
U. S. A. Checkmark Books 2001 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U. S. A.: Checkmark Books, 2001. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Excellent all around history of the Celts from their warrior aristocracy to their gentle poets who ruled their passions. Great maps of the wars and the travels of the men and women of this great people who saw into the heart of the Otherworld and smiled. Great color art of Celtic warriors. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.76 USD
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13 Ann Moray A Fair Stream Of Silver Love Tales From Celtic Lore
U. S. A. Morrow 1965 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Mylared 
U. S. A.: Morrow, 1965. Book. Very Good.Clean Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket both excellent. Closest retelling of Celtic mythology Tuatha De Dannan to the feeling of the Elves in Lord of the Rings. Breton, Welsh, Irish and Scottish tales of Faerie. Parchment looking dust jacket with Celtic design in color. NOT a library book. Three Geese In Flight Books Thirty four years selling Celtic studies and the feeling of Faerie Arthurian legend. This is among the very best Celtic collections in English... Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Anne Ross Everyday Life of The Pagan Celts Hardcover
England Batsford 1970 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
England: Batsford, 1970. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Collectible Original Cloth Edition. NOT a library book. Very Good Mylared Dust Jacket First Illustrated English Edition. Excellent window into the Druids and pre-Christian life and Spiritual world of the Bronze and Iron Age Celts. Academic and insightful by this scholar whose book on Celtic pre-Christian heads is one of the greats of Celtic studies..Fine line drawings not in the later remainder editions. we wrap each book in brown paper to protect covers before packing. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 34.04 USD
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15 Anthony Ambrozic Adieu To Brittany A Transciption Of Venetic Passages And Toponyms Hardcover
Toronto Cythera Press 1999 First Canadian Edition Hardcover Fine 
Toronto: Cythera Press, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover. Collection of Armorica and Greek inscriptions on stone in the territory of the sea going Veneti in first century Brittany. Amazing resource Inscription in Dura Europos of Celts! Besides the inscriptions are translations and variations. NOT a library book. Great handsome hardcover condition with the inscriptions and definitions. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 36.80 USD
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16 Antonio Carreno Beatrice Waggaman Ellen O. Feinberg Procedings Of The Second Galician Congress A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia
Spain Galaxia 1991 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Spain: Galaxia, 1991. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good+ Clean Trade Paperback. 501pp. A anthology of Academic Essays on Galacia in Spain Some in Spanish Several in English. One on 'A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia' the other on 'Contemporary Pilgrimage to Santiago 'Hard book to find. First Edition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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17 Anya Seton Avalon
Boston hmco 1965 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Mylared 
Boston: hmco, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Some small chips at top of jacket spine price clipped Celtic historical Dark Age Cornwall and the Isles to the west Greenland where the Vikings chased the Celts. Great historical novel ahead of it's time really. Hard to find clean copy of this. Not a book club NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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18 Arnold Van Gennep Manuel De Folklore Francais Contemporain Tome IV Bibliographie Methodique Index Des Noms D'Auteurs Index Par Provinces
Paris Editions Auguste Picard 1938 First French Edition Paperback Very Good 
Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1938. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Original Publication Bibliographies of French books on folk medicine, spells, Brittany,vampires,costumes of the provinces, proverbs of the French provinces, thick too. French text.. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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19 Arther Ferrill The Fall Of The Roman Empire The Military Explanation
England Thames & Hudson 1991 2nd Edition Paperback Fine 
England: Thames & Hudson, 1991. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Trade Paperback Clean free of Markings. NOT a library book 48 Illustrations of uniforms, weapons of Visigoths, Franks, Roman Cavalry etc. Excellent concise military and political history of the last centuries. Clear and visual. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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20 Arthur G.Langdon J.Romilly Allen Old Cornish Crosses Original 1896 Hardcover
Truro Cornwall Joseph Pollard 1896 First Edition First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
Truro Cornwall: Joseph Pollard, 1896. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Very Good Original 1896 Hardcover Large Blue Cloth Fold out Map of Cornwall. NOT a library book. Pages Clean. Many line drawings with inspired touches like a woman in a plaid shawl looking at cross. Another an elderly Cornish man pointing his cane at a high cross fill this wonderful book of early Medieval Cornwall and the Celtic Cornish Saints. History and technique Intro. J.Romilly Allen. Good shape. No writing or underlines. Some fading on covers and light shelf wear, cocked covers a bit of rubbing with a tiny chip at top of spine, otherwise pages clean and tight. Binding solid. Gilt titles on spine and cover bright. This is a big wonderful book. A comprehensive study and illustrated collection of the Celtic Crosses of Cornwall. The author believed that 'Celtic knot work' had it's origins in Celtic intertwining of branches in the walls of the their thatched round houses (As opposed to Coptic). Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect their covers. First Edition. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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21 Barry Raftery Edited with the collaboration of Paul-Marie Duval, Otto-Herman Frey, Gilbert Kaenel, Venceslas Kruta, Michael Ryan, Andrew Sherratt, and Miklos Szabo Celtic Art Large First Edition Hardcover
France Flammarion 1990 First Edition Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Fine Fine 
France: Flammarion, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Large Clean Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. NOT a library book, Collection of Ancient Pagan Celtic Art assembled with clear descriptions. Full large page color photos of pre-Christian Pictish, Gaulish, Brythonic. French Flammarion publisher Text by the leading pre-Christian Celtic scholars of our day. Handsome dust jacket art. Price clipped jacket. Precise close up photo of a Celtic dragon in rich deep green bronze on a Gaulish flagon. Close up detail of this masterpiece. Typical of the academic and artistic sensibility in this very large beautiful hardcover. To me this has the finest depth of focus in any color photos of Celtic art. Large folio format Great collectible condition.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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22 Brenda Duxbury and Michael Williams, Colin Wilson King Arthur Country In Cornwall Brenda Duxbury and Michael Williams The Search for the Real King Arthur Colin Wilson
Cornwall Bossiney Books 1979 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Cornwall: Bossiney Books, 1979. Book. Fine Clean Collectible Condition. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback B/W Photos Clean,104 pp.b/w photos. Tight Binding Fine condition. NOT a library book.An illustrated guides to the places in Cornwall that King Arthur knew. Great b/w photos. Plus a great clear headed essay on the validity of the historical Arthur by Colin Wilson author of the iconic "Mind Parasites" . First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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23 Brian O. Murdoch The Medieval Cornish Poem of the Passion Special Bibliography No.5
Cornwall Institute Of Cornish Studies 1979 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Cornwall: Institute Of Cornish Studies, 1979. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Institute of Cornish Studies. First Cornish edition. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. Except for a few cover discoloration spots this annotated bibliography is tight and very good. Internally near fine.23pp, Great scholarship here on Celtic Cornish Christian devotion.. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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24 Bryher Ruan First Edition Hardcover
New York: Pantheon 1960 First American Edition Deep Blue Clean Hardcover Mylar Protected Dust Jac Very Good+ Very Good+ 
Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar protected price clipped Dust Jacket. Dark blue cloth clean, and binding tight. NOT a library book. NO writing NO book plate. Excellent well written novel of Dark Age Celtic Cornwall Early Medieval Britain in the age of Arthur when Druids and Celtic Christianity compete and both seek to survive the Saxons. Immram voyage west as well. Gawain is here as is Melwas Cornwall, Wales and the Sciilly Isles. Great Arthurian era seafaring novel! Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our Arthurian books first in brown paper to protect the cover Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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25 Burness Bunn The Boy and the Bucca An Maw Ha'n Bucca
Cornwall Lodenek Press, 1972 First Cornish Edition Paperback Fine Illustrated by Morgelyn 
Cornwall: Lodenek Press, , 1972. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Morgelyn. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Cornish Edition. Fine First Cornish Edition Original Cornish Published and Printed Folktale book. Clean free of markings.NOT a library copy. A Cornish children's fairytale of a boy meeting a Bucca, a Fairy from Cornwall, filled with Miner's folklore with color and black and white pictures.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.84 USD
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26 C.M. MacInnes and W.F.Whittard Bristol And It's Adjoining Counties Hardcover and Dust Jacket
England British Association for the Advancement of Science 1955 First English Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Mylared 
England: British Association for the Advancement of Science, 1955. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Fine1955 Hardcover with Fine Mylared Dust Jacket. Fold out Plans Maps Clean pages NOT a library book. Study of the history of Bristol and the west country of Somerset, Devon Britain. From Roman times to Arthurian era Dumnonia into the later Middle ages and seafaring port of Bristol during the discovery of America by Bristol men. Geology of the area with fold outs as well Fold out diagrams. Great shape book and mylared protected jacket. Like new NOT price clipped. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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27 Canon G.H. Doble Saint Paulinus Of Wales
England Billing and Sons 1941 First Edition Paperback Good+ 
England: Billing and Sons, 1941. Book. Good+. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Original Good+.Clean Tight. Collectible First Edition. B/W Illus.The lives of the Welsh Saints hold some of the keys to who at the very least the Brythonic speaking Britons thought the historical King Arthur was related to.This is one of the rare original series of booklets of Lives of Cornish Saints published by Canon Doble. Rare NOT a library copy.. First Edition. 
Price: 49.00 USD
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28 Charles Cayx Precis de L'Histoire De France Original 1840 1/4 Red Leather Hardcover Edition
France Chez Louis Colas, Libraire 1840 2nd Edition Hardcover Good+ 
France: Chez Louis Colas, Libraire, 1840. Book. Good+. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original French Quarter Leather. Good+ Comprenant L'Histoire de France depuis les temps les plus anciens jusqu'a la mort de Charles VII Good+..Quarter Red leather Spine. Marble boards. Bottom edge of spine some loss. . Marbled board have white patches rubbed. Gilt Spine Marble endpapers Tight binding. Clean internally. History of Celtic Gaul through Clovis and the Late Middle Ages to Charles VII. French text. NOT a library book Handsome. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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29 Charles Le Quintrec The Stones Of Carnac
Rennes Ouest France 1980 First English Language Edition Paperback Very Good Color and b/w Illustrations 
Rennes: Ouest France, 1980. Book. Illus. by Color and b/w Illustrations. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First English Language Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Translated from French This fantastic Color Photo filled 34pp. historical folkloric study of the Stones of Carnac says more and captures the mystery more than books ten times it's length. Offers the travelers tales of the visitors to these stones that refuse the easy or hard science explanation, Wonderful as are the illus. Clean pages. . First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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30 Charles Rearick Beyond The Enlightenment Historians & Folklore In Nineteenth Century France
U. S. A. Indiana University Press, 1974 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Good 
U. S. A.: Indiana University Press,, 1974. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Hardcover Good Dust Jacket book pages clean NOT a library copy. Blue jacket has some fades, creases, small tears and several small chips. Hardcover clean and tight binding. Pages no underlines Very interesting social and political study of the Celtic Druid revival in 19thc France, Brittany and Europe and it's positive influence on liberal politics and literature in general. Important bibliography as well.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 13.11 USD
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