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1 In The Land Of Giants A Journey Through The Dark Ages Hardcover
U.S.A Pegasus 2016 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible UnClipped Dust Jacket 442 pp. Clean Pages Color Plates A journey from Cornwall to Glastonbury to the Celtic Saints and Arthurian border country. A well illustrated travel history to early Medieval Celtic and Saxon Britain. No more interesting time abides . A companion and preparation read for the journey. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian Studies since 1977 with excellent customer service and books packed with respect. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
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2 Acton Griscom Edit Geoffrey of Monmouth Robert Ellis Jones (Translate) The Historia Regum Britanniae of Geoffrey of Monmouth With Contributions To The Study Of Its Place In Early British History Together With A Literal translation Of The Welsh Manuscript LXI Of Jesus College, Oxford by Robert Ellis Jones Original 1929 Hardcover
London Longmans, Green And Co. 1929 First Edition Very Good+ Blue Hardcover Bright Gilt Spine Letter Very Good+ 
Original First Edition 1929 Blue Hardcover With Bright Gilt Titles Clean Pages NO book plates NOT a library copy. Bright gilt spine titles. Pages clean No writing anywhere.672 pp. Facsimile Page Frontis,.B/W Plates This is the primary diplomatic Latin text with complete English translation as well as Welsh Edition translated by Robert Ellis Jones Facsimile Plates. No book is more crucial to the story of Arthur and Merlin than this. The argument over its historicity stretches from Medieval into Tudor times, even into now. But the argument really is do you accept the Gospel Maxim "about mistaking the letter of the law for the spirit" Here is both the Latin and Welsh text English translation and discussion in excellent and collectible condition original hardcover. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight first bookstore to combine Welsh and Irish Myth with Arthurian legend and the Faerie road of J.R.R.Tolkien. First Edition. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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3 Adrian Stevens and Roy Wisbey W.J.McCann Sidney M.Johnson Gottfried Von Strassburg And The Medieval Tristan Legend Hardcover
England Boydell & Brewer 1990 First Edition First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
England: Boydell & Brewer, 1990. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with the uncommon pink dust Book and jacket both very good. No writing or marks. A little sun fading on Jacket else Very good.Great Arthurian essays such as 'Medieval German Dwarfs' Anthology of 18 Arthurian essays on German Tristan literature. One essay on the 'Celtic Material Re-Examined.' Another of interest to Tolkien readers as well as Arthurian. "Medieval German Dwarfs" More Tristan.NOT a library copy. Arthurian literature since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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4 Aled Llion Jones Darogan Prophecy, Lament And Absent Heroes In Medieval Welsh Literature Hardcover
Wales University of Wales Press 2013 1st Edition Hardcover Fine 
Wales: University of Wales Press, 2013. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Welsh Edition Hardcover Decorative Cover. Excellent Academic Study of "Mab Darogan" 'The Son of Prophecy' in Celtic Bardic tradition. Much on Taliesin, Arthur and Aneirin and his Awen persona in the battle, Gododdin. Clean collectible hardcover, We wrap first in brown paper. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian studies since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 78.00 USD
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5 Alma Johanna Koenig Gudrun Hardcover
U.S.A. Lothrop 1979 0688418996 / 9780688418991 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
U.S.A.: Lothrop, 1979. Book. Very Good+.Clean Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Very Good+ Dust Jacket both Clean pages Translated from German. Medieval historical adventure romance of Gudrun daughter of Queen Hilde and King Hettel. Wonderful read. Great Medieval classic.Independent wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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6 B. Barry Levy Planets, Potions and Parchments Scientifica Hebraica from the Dead Sea Scrolls to the Eighteenth Century
Montreal Jewish Public Library 1990 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Very Good+ Clean Pages NOT a Library Copy. One rub from a price sticker on cover, Tight binding. Color and B/W Photos and Illuminated Manuscripts Spanish Alchemy Hebrew Navigation Astrolabes Hebrew Mathematical Manuscripts Hebrew Astronomy.137 pp. Rare Hebraica science manuscripts illustrated First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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7 Barbara E. Crawford Edited by Scotland in Dark Age Britain
Scotland St.Andrews 1996 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine First Edition Seven brilliant essays on early medieval Britain, Ireland and Scotland in the Age of Arthur. 159 pp. b/w illus. Map "Protected Space in Britain ad Ireland in the Middle ages" Wendy Davies "The Early inscribed stones of south-west Britain" Elisabeth Okasha ""Iona Scotland and the Celi De" Thomas Clancy More Clean free of writing. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper. First Edition. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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8 Bassett, Steven Editor The Origins of Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms
London Leicester University Press 1989 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Very Good+ Clean 300 pp. Trade Paperback Excellent Academic Window into the Saxon and Angle and Jute war and conquest of much of the Briton's post Roman kingdoms either en masse or by aristocracy change. Seventeen essays by everyone from Barbara Yorke to John Blair to David Dumville to Thomas Charles-Edwards, Martin Welch, so many more leading up to and including the unmentioned "Age of Arthur". Here in Very Good+ clean condition. hard book to find particularly so clean and NOT a library copy. One small private book plate on first free endpaper and a hint of shelf wear else really excellent clean tight condition. Since 1977 Three Geese in Flight wrapping with care First Edition. 
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9 Beram Saklatvala Arthur: Roman Britain's Last Champion Hardcover
England David & Charles 1971 Third English Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good ,Mylared 
England: David & Charles, 1971. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Third English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover with a mylar protected dust jacket Both book and dust jacket excellent collectible shape. b/w illus. The author goes out on a limb identify Arthurian figures. Mordred, Arthur.Names names! Good read on the historical early Medieval Britain of Arthur. Uncommon in hardcover. Far better than usually seen and with excellent protected dust jacket. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Bonnie Wheeler John Matthews Derek Pearsall Diana L.Paxson Arthuriana Volume 9 Number 1 Spring 1999 Special Double Issue On Modern And Postmodern Arthurian Literature MARION ZIMMER BRADLEY and THE MISTS OF AVALON Diana L.Paxson
U.S.A. International Arthurian Society 1999 First Edition First Printing Paperback As New 
U.S.A.: International Arthurian Society, 1999. Book. As New. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine condition Brown covers Gilt titles and logo of the Sword in the Stone The Arthurian bibliography of modern material is a great research tool besides the great essays and book reviews. Double issue Like new Collectible.Mists of Avalon issue Clean excellent condition First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Bruce Macfarlane Notes On Arthurian Literature
San Bernadino Bruce Macfarlane 2016 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. 
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12 Bryn F. Roberts, Tecwyn Ellis, Norman Tucker, Ralph Griffiths, J.Iorwerth Jones, F.I. McCarthy Cyfieithiad Samuel Williams O 'De Excidio Brittaniae' Gildas The National Library Of Wales Volume XIII Number 3 Summer 1964 Cylchgrawn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru
Wales Council of the National Library of Wales 1964 First Edition Near Fine Red Card Stock Covers Fine 
Fine Clean Condition 210-312 pp..Anthology of Seven Complete essays on Welsh literature and history. I.e. Welsh 9 pp.language essay by Bryn F.Roberts on De Excidio Brittaniae and Gildas also 'Some newly discovered drawings by Robert Price of Foxley Four colored pictures of Welsh woman in folk clothing, Tecwyn Ellis "Bardd Y Brenin, Iolo Morganwg" much more, 102 pp in total Fine condition. Hard to find.NOT a library copy. Celtic studies wrapped well since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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13 C.S Lewis Collected By Walter Hooper Studies in Medieval & Renaissance Literature By C.S. Lewis Hardcover
U. S. A. Cambridge Univ.Press 1966 First American Edition Hardcover and Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good ,Mylared 
U. S. A.: Cambridge Univ.Press, 1966. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket, Ex- Library but nice looking! C.S. Lewis's academic Christian essays read so enjoyably that no matter what he says you tend to agree. Malory, Dante, Neoplatonism, Morte D'Arthur Ex-Library markings but still nice as is jacket. A real treasure . Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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14 Carleton Brown Caiphas As A Palm-Sunday Prophet Original Excerpted Essay Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge.
U.S.A. Boston Ginn and company, 1913 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Essay Caiphas As A Palm-Sunday Prophet Excerpted from Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge. 105-116 pp. Clean very good clean free of writing or underlines First Edition. 
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15 Charles Kightly Peter Cheze Brown Strongholds Of The Realm Defences In Britain Hardcover
England Thames and Hudson 1979 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
England: Thames and Hudson, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Dust Jacket in Fine Mylar jacket. Clean 208 pages. British First Edition Excellent look at Neolithic and Celtic Hill forts of Britain as well as Roman Saxon Forts and Medieval Castles. Color and b/w photos and serious text on early defense. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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16 Chris Barber Arthurian Caerleon In Literature and Legend Plus Inserted Typed Signed Letter from David Pykett, Co-Author Of Chris Barber
Wales Blorenge Books 1996 First Edition Paperback Near Fine 
Near Fine Clean B/W Illustrated 44 pp. Study of Arthurian Caerleon, One of the Most Significant Site Mentioned in Arthurian Literature which has some pretty compelling landscape and artifact associations with Camelot. Here clean free of markings and includes a tipped in signed letter from Chris Barber's co author, David Pykett on "Journey to Avalon" Illustrated cover NOT a library copy. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Chris Barber & David Pykitt Journey To Avalon The Final Discovery Of King Arthur
U.S.A. Samuel Weiser 1997 First American Edition Paperback Near Very Good B /w Illustrations 
U.S.A.: Samuel Weiser, 1997. Book. Illus. by B /w Illustrations. Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Very Good Trade Paperback B/W Illustrated Clean pages, A little light shelf wear. No writing in text and NOT a library book. There was indeed a historical Arthur. He was 'Welsh' speaking and fought the Saxons in the early Sixth century.But it is not the answers these sort of books give but their true value is in the qustions. Very enjoyable reading. NOT a library book.. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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18 Clemence Housman The Life of Sir Aglovale De Galis
U. S. A. Green Knight Publisshing 2000 First Thus Paperback Fine 
Fine Trade Paperback Green Knight Publishing. First Thus 2000. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback 319 pp. Excellent inside and out.Clean pages,tight binding, Crisp collectible unread condition. Beautiful cover painting of a Medieval knight in a winter wood. Fine series of out of print Arthurian novels reprinted in a uniform collectible size with wonderful painted covers and introductions. Reprinted from the 1905 Edition by the Green Knight Publishing. Alas this series in no more..But here we still have one of them, told a Malory like English prose that is wonderful to read aloud. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books 35 years selling Arthurian books and wrapping with care.. 
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19 D. Ellis Evans Edited E.I. Rowlands, J.W.James, P.A. Rahtz, Gareth O. Watts Religious Poetry in Late Medieval Wales The Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies Volume XXX Part I and II November 1982
Wales Univ of Wales, 1982 1982 1st. Welsh Edition Paperback Very Good 
Wales: Univ of Wales, 1982, 1982. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st. Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Complete Issue Bulletin of Celtic Studies.Volume XXX Part 1 and 2 November 1982 Very Good clean shape Complete 195 pp. Issue Within is a 20 pp. essay of late Medieval Religious poetry by E. Rowlands Also' Welsh conjunctive pronouns'. Also Arthurian era essay by P.A. Rahtz, 'Celtic Society in Somerset A.D.400-700 " 8 pp" The Roman Wheel Brooch" More Book reviews, Celtic grammar.NOT a library copy.Celtic studies since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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20 Daibhi O'Croinin Early Medieval Ireland 400-1200 (Hardcover)
London Longman 1995 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
London: Longman, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Collectible Hardcover And Near Fine Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a library copy. First Edition. Comprehensive use of source material and early Irish law. Sees Irish Ogam as mostly Pagan without Christian influence. Hard to find in hardcover. Fine black cloth. Silver spine titles. Dust jacket has an inch and half tear on the lower back of the jacket but NOT a chip. Otherwise "Fine" not clipped too. Three Geese in Flight since 1977 offering Celtic Studies from American the Land to the west. We wrap first in brown craft paper.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 105.00 USD
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21 Daniel P. McCarthy The Irish Annals: Their Genesis, Evolution and History (Hardback)
Ireland Four Courts Press Ltd, 2010 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: 69.00 USD
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22 David F. Johnson and Geert H.M. Claassens Edited Dutch Romances Volume III Five Interpolated Romances From the Lancelot Compilation
England 203 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
Fine Hardcover Collectible Important 761 pp. Collection of Five Arthurian Romances from the Netherlands. Ine never translated into English These are very important to any serious Arthurian collection. The Dutch and Flemish tales of Lancelot and Gawain or Walewein are presented in very readable modern English with the format of the Middle Dutch. English Text Dutch facing page. Introduction, notes. Fine Clean condition Red cloth White cover title patch with gilt lettering. Arthurian romance with devoted customer service since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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23 Davidson, H.R.Ellis The Sword in Anglo-Saxon England: Hardcover
England Oxford University Press 1994 First Thus Hardcover Fine Near Fine Ewart Oakeshott 
Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Unclipped. NOT a library copy. NO Underlines. Crease in rear inner flap of dust jacket else Fine. Clean pages. NO plates No writing! First Revised Edition. Nothing better written than this great scholars history of the pattern-welded sword process. The Runic inscription etched blade and the Anglo-Saxon and Viking sword. H.R.Davidson is she is one of those very few scholars that is as inspired as she is knowledgeable. Plus Ewart Oakeshott crisp drawings and b/w plates brighter than the later cheaper reprints Since 1977 Three GeeseIn Flight Books wraps first in brown paper to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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24 Derrick S.Thomson Edited John Bannerman, John MacInnes, Norman MacDonald, Ian Grimble The Convention Of Druim Cett Scottish Gaelic Studies Vol. XI. PART. I December 1966
Aberdeen, Scotland Scottish Gaelic Studies 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 Finedruin on rear cover Very nice copy..Eight Scottish Gaelic and Celtic Study essays in this consistently fine publication."The Convention Of Druim Cett" John Bannerman the Dalriada scholar here examines the convention that almost ended the Bardic order even before the Saxon. 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 First Edition. 
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25 Dockes, Pierre Medieval Slavery and Liberation Hardcover
U.S.A. Univ of Chicago Pr 1979 0226154823 / 9780226154824 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Univ of Chicago Pr (Tx). Hardcover. 0226154823 Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT Clipped. Pages clean Clean interior. At most a slight hint of shelf soiling on jacket. This study of Roman era and Dark Age Bagaudae rising which led in Britain to the rise of Arthur.,Also Norse slavery and how it ended in the Middle ages is the serious focus here. Children's Crusade,Student of Leon Blum killed by the Nazi barbarians Uncommon is such good shape both book and jacket. 240 pp. Since 1977 we wrap each book first in brown paper . Dust jacket present. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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The Poetry Of The Gogynfeirdd From The Myvyrian Archaiology Of Wales With An Introduction To The Study Of The Old Welsh Poetry Original 1909 Edition, E. Anwyl
26 E. Anwyl The Poetry Of The Gogynfeirdd From The Myvyrian Archaiology Of Wales With An Introduction To The Study Of The Old Welsh Poetry Original 1909 Edition
Denbigh Gee & Son 1909 First Welsh Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Very Good+ Original Binding Deep Green Hardcover Bright Gilt Spine Titles Clean Pages NO Underlines NO writing in Text. Handsome Welsh 1909 inscription on first free endpaper Clean 237 pp. Errata slip present. Attractive copy free of any markings of the later Welsh Bards Poetry of the Princes of Medieval Wales,Gruffut Vab Kynan, Owain Gwynedd, Llywelyn much more. Large anthology Welsh language bardic poetry. English Introduction to Bardic Grammar and Table of Contents Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies Unmatched Customer service since 1977 First Edition. 
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27 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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28 Edel Bhreathnach and Bernadette Cunningham (Editors) Writing Irish History: The Four Masters and Their World Hardcover
Ireland Wordwell 2007 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
Fine Large Quarto History and Color Facsimile Pages of The Annals of The Four Masters 142 pp. Full page Color pages, Plus eight essays by leading Irish scholars on the Four Masters themselves, Saints lives and the late Medieval writing of Irish history and music. The true hardcover as this is far harder to find as there were fewer printed. Clean NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 with customer service a priority First Edition. 
Price: 79.00 USD
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29 Editors Stained Glass Quarterly Of The Stained Glass Association Of America Volume 88 Number 3 Fall 1993 "The Italian Stained Glass Studio" Helen Weis
U.S.A. The Stained Glass Assoiation Of America 1993 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
U.S.A.: The Stained Glass Assoiation Of America , 1993. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Stained Glass Quarterly Of The Stained Glass Association Of America Volume 88 Number 3 Fall 1993 Color and B/w photos. Nine essays i.e "The Italian Stained Glass Studio" Helen Weis "Organic Geometry" by Welsh artist Debora Coombs written by Patrick Reyntiens more "The Resonance of Color" Amica Gomersall on color therapy. NOT a library copy. A little shelf wear only. Clean pages. Full color windows . First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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30 Edward. Anwyl The Poetry Of The Gogynfeirdd from The Myvyrian Archaiology Of Wales: With An Introduction To The Study Of The Old Welsh Poetry Original Hardcover
Denbigh Gee & Son 1909 First Welsh Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Very Good Hardcover 237 pp. Medieval Bardic Poetry Welsh Language Poetry of the Princes. Gilt Titles on spine. English Language Introduction to Welsh bardic grammar study. Bardic poetry in Welsh.Rebound in red library buckram. City of Liverpool Library. Tight binding pages mostly clean.A few notes written in text. Humphrey Roberts inscribed title page. Excellent study copy. First Edition. 
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