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151 John Warry Warfare in the Classical World: an Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weapons, Warriors and Warfare in the Ancient Civilisations of Greece and Rome
Norman, Oklahoma, U.s.a. University Of Oklahoma Press 1995-10 0806127945 / 9780806127941 Paperback Very Good 
Very Good.Clean Trade Paperback. Oklahoma University Press, 1995. Book. First Edition. Large Trade Paperback in Very Good Clean shape. No underlines or marks. NOT a library copy either. Excellent in depth color illustrated study of war tactics in Greek Persian and Roman armies, war elephants Athens archers Weapons, armor. More in depth than any television series can do. Maps, photos and color warfare drawings galore. Clean..Since 1977 we wrap in brown paper before packing First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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152 John Whitehead Gaurdian of the Grail a New Light On The
New York Dorset House Publishing Co Inc January 1, 1993 1566193850 / 9781566193856 Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine Clean Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket U. S. A.:352 pp. B/W Illus Barnes and Noble, 1993.. First Thus. 8vo . Looks at the Roman invasion of Celtic Britain to find the historic King Arthur. Comprehensive in examining the Roman Celtic Britain conflict and theorizes how an ' Arthur' as 'Caratacus', made history legend. First American reprint edition.Great condition book and jacket.. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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153 John; Rylance, Arthur Cantrell Sarn Helen: Walking a Roman Road Through Wales (A Cicerone guide)
Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Wales Cicerone Press 1992 185284101X / 9781852841010 Paperback Fine 
Fine Trade Paperback Clean 240 pp. Illus.NOT a library copy. The Sarn Helen the Mabinogi story of the layout of the Road system aligned with the Goddess Helen represented in the working Roman Road system. Here is a guide to the roads and history, maps great practical guide. Like new. 
Price: 37.00 USD
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154 Jon Hnefill Adalsteinsson A Piece of Horse Liver Myth, Ritual and Folklore in Old Icelandic Sources
Iceland Univ of Iceland Pr December 1998 9979542640 / 9789979542643 Paperback Fine 
Fine Trade Paperback 181 pp Clean Pages NOT a library copy."Huldufolk" or "Alfar" Elves This is Icelandic lore, myth and magic by Icelanders. "Giants and Elves in Mythology and Folktales" "Wrestling with a Ghost in Icelandic Popular Belief" Much scarier that the TV ghost hunters that is for sure. Since 1977 we wrap with care and respect First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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155 Joseph Anderson The Orkneyinga Saga
Edinburgh Hyperion Books December 1989 0901824259 / 9780901824257 Hardcover Fine 
Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover Fine Mylar protected Dust jacket Clean 227 pp.Free of any writing NO underlines NOT an institutional copy. Norse saga of the Vikings, Picts and Scots and even a mysterious Welsh raider who strikes Iceland with possible echoes of a Prince Magog who was of Welsh and Norse heritage. handsome Fine copy and Fine Mylar protected dust jacket of this original Saga translated into English with intro and notes.. Silver Scottish lion on spine. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before packing since 1977 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 79.00 USD
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Scotland In Early Christian Time The Rhind Lectures In Archaeology -1879, Joseph Anderson (Author)
156 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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157 Joseph Bedier Retold The Romance Of Tristan And Iseult Hardcover
U.S.A. Pantheon 1964 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Beautiful Green Hardcover With Bright Gilt Celtic Harp On Cover and bright gilt titling on spine. Clean pages NOT a library cover. Near Fine Dust Jacket Intact jacket Unsnipped. Excellent retelling of the Medieval French Tristan and Isolt romance into modern English. Fantastic it reads like a great novel but is a serious telling that touches the heart. Clean 203 pp.Beautiful dust jacket drawing of the two lovers.Since 1977 We wrap our books first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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158 Joseph Bedier Translated Hilaire Belloc The Romance of Tristan and Iseult As Retold by Joseph Bedier First Complete English Hardcover Edition
U.S.A. Pantheon 1945 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Joep Nicolas 
Fine First Edition Hardcover Clean and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Very hard to find this with so intact a dust Jacket as it was made with WW II paper limitations. This First Edition hardcover had creme linen boards and the jacket is in wonderful condition with only a few small jacket chips. Pictures posted shortly. This retelling is about the best ever written combining Thomas and Beroul and French Verse. Illustrations Joep Nicolas. Pages clean free of writing. Rare is this fine shape. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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159 Jr. Robert E. Harrist The Landscape of Words: Stone Inscriptions from Early and Medieval China
U.S.A. University of Washington State 2008-01-03 0295987286 / 9780295987286 First Edition First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket University of Washington State, 2008. First Edition First Printing. 8vo Large Hardcover with Dust Jacket both in excellent clean collectible condition. Many Color and B/W photos and illus. Scholarly study with texts and translations of early historical and Taoist Medieval Petra glyphs. In depth and beautiful. Interestingly one mountain inscription includes 'Fu Sang' the name associated with early Chinese voyage to America, More so since the date is about the time the monk was reported to have sailed. Book is academic and non speculative. Great work, Includes two dried pressed Bodhi tree leaves within.NOT a library copy Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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160 Justine Davis Randers-Pehrson Barbarians And Romans The Birth Struggle of Europe A.D. 400-700
U.S.A. Oklahoma University Press 1983 2nd Edition Paperback Very Good 
U.S.A.: Oklahoma University Press, 1983. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Clean pages. Excellent political history during the 'Age of Arthur' both in Britain And on the continent. Very Insightful in the bigger picture of the falling Roman empire. Color and B/W illus.. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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161 Karen Jankulak The Medieval Cult of St Petroc (Studies in Celtic History) Studies in Celtic History XIX
Woodbridge Suffolk, Uk Boydell Press 2000-10 0851157777 / 9780851157771 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Very Good+ Hardcover Clean and Tight Free of any Writing or Markings NOT a library copy. Near Fine actually except for a slight surface scratch on cover. Comprehensive study of Petroc of the Splintered Spear. A Cornish Celtic saint and relative of King Arthur. Here is a comprehensive 261 pp. study of his cult the lives, in Cornwall, Brittany and Britain. Great price in great , clean tight shape. Celtic studies since 1977 
Price: 69.00 USD
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162 Karl Stierhof Laura Kuennen-Poper Pamela Goldsmith Journal Of The American Viola Society Vol.12 No.3
Utah The International Viola Society 1996 First Edition First Printing Paperback Very Good 
Utah: The International Viola Society, 1996. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Large Trade Paperback Clean very good condition Four essays illus.photos drawings and advertisements 'Memories of Vadim Borissovsky' Karl Stierhof. Three other music essays. Handsome illustrated purple cover of early viola player. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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163 Kathleen Herbert QUEEN OF THE LIGHTNING First Edition Hardcover
U.S.A St. Martin's Press, 1983 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
First American Edition Numbers 10-1 10987654321 255 pp Excellent handsome Condition both Hardcover and Mylar Protected dust jacket NOT clipped NOT a library cover. This woman attended a Tolkien lecture learned Welsh to trace Arthur and wrote some fine Arthurian era historical fiction as here. Beautiful jacket painting of a woman on horse whose adventure lies within. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian literature, Celtic Myth, and J.R.R.Tolkien since 1977 wrapped first in brown paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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164 Kelvin I. Jones The Goddess on the Mount The True Identity of St Michael's Mount
Cornwall Oakmagic Publications 1998 1901163911 / 9781901163919 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine Clean Collectible 37 pp. Illus. Study of the Sacred St. Michael' s Mount in Cornwall. NOT a Library copy. Celtic Goddess traditions and includes an essay with map by Robert Morton Nance on St. Michael sites in Cornwall. The Archangel Michael is Israel's protector and the shield of Cornwall and strengthens the tradition or coincidence of Hebrew Tin trade and Joseph of Arimathea. Fine small Oakmagic Cornish press. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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165 Kenneth W. Rendells The Medieval World 800-1450 The Rendells Catalogue 146
U.S.A The Rendells 1979 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Very Good Clean Large Trade Paperback U.S.A: The Rendells, 1979. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. The Medieval World 800-1450 Catalogue 146 Facsimile B/W Illuminated Pages Incredible rare collection of Medieval manuscripts, charters, letters from all over Europe with $ Prices. Color and b/w illustration, prices, from this rare medieval book collection from the "The Rendells".Scholarly text as well. Folio Crease on bottom edge of front cover. Clean pages NOT a library copy. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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166 Kevan Manwaring Lost Islands: Inventing Avalon, Destroying Eden
Heart Of Albion Press 2008 1905646070 / 9781905646074 Paperback Fine Signed
Fine Collectible First Edition Trade Paperback 209 pp. Color and B/W photos journey to the Atlantic islands around Wales and Cornwall that were active in Arthur's era and the Age of the Celtic saints. Calder, Bardsey, Mona Study of these Avalon like islands. Here inscribed and signed by the author First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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167 Kurt Weitzmann Late Antique and Early Christian Book Illumination First Edition First Printing
New York George Braziller 1977 0807608300 / 9780807608302 Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover and Fine Unclipped Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. Clean no writing no underlines.126 pp. 46 Full Color Plates Late Antique, Egyptian and Greek illuminated manuscript plates that led to Irish and Celtic Book of Kells and Book of Durrow. Academic text and full page plates. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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L' Atelier Du Coq Two Hand Painted Heinrich Von Morungen Wood Boards Hand Numbered 1/5 SALE, L'Atelier Du Coq Heinrich Von Morungen Hand Painted French Wooden Boards
168 L'Atelier Du Coq Heinrich Von Morungen Hand Painted French Wooden Boards L' Atelier Du Coq Two Hand Painted Heinrich Von Morungen Wood Boards Hand Numbered 1/5 SALE
L' Atelier Du Coq 1980 Hand Painted Wood Boards Fine None Signed
AFTER CHRISTMAS SALE!!! Two "L' Atelier Du Coq" Hand Painted Full color and gilt Limited Edition in France These Two Collectible 7 x 9 inch Wood Boards in Excellent condition illustrate from the German Minnesanger Heinrich Von Morungen's love poetry Signed in French and numbered 1/5 on back on logo identification patch. Sold as set of two painted boards. Three Geese In Flight since 1877 Medieval literature and the roots of J.R.R. Tolkien See our Photos below First Edition. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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169 Larry Dean Benson King Arthur's Death The Middle English Stanzaic Morte Arthur and Alliterative Morte Arthure (Exeter Medieval English Texts and Studies)
Exeter University of Exeter Press June 1995 0859892670 / 9780859892674 First English Edition Paperback Very Good 
Very Good+ trade Paperback First English Edition Clean NOT a library copy.Great study edition of these two great Medieval Arthurian epics. Clean 257 pages except for one thumb print size discoloration on the cover the book is really 'Near Fine' This is the earlier First Edition University of Exeter Press Edition with the Handsome cover. Since 1977 we wrap our Arthurian books with care. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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170 Le Saux, Francoise H. M Layamon's Brut: The Poem and its Sources (Arthurian Studies)
D.S.Brewer 0859912825 / 9780859912822 First Thus Hardcover Fine 
D.S.Brewer.Fine Collectible Condition Brown Hardcover NOT a library copy. Anthology of essays from Welsh Celtic source material in Layamon, to Geoffrey of Monmouth's association and French and Breton Arthurian influence. Much more Clean and pristine . Fine. First Edition. 
Price: 73.00 USD
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171 Linda B Parshall The Art of Narration in Wolfram's Parzival and Albrecht's Jungerer Titurel (Anglica Germanica Series 2)
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1981-09 0521222370 / 9780521222372 Hardcover Very Good 
Tight 289 pp. Hardcover No Writing in text. Library copy without Dust Jacket Very Good solid study hardcover copy without underlines NO notes. One of the few books in English to study Wolfram's Parzival in relation to the Jungerer 'Titurel' A fascinating Arthurian Grail work that is little seen or presented. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books since 1977 with passionate customer service First Edition. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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172 Lisa M Bitel Landscape with Two Saints: How Genovefa of Paris and Brigit of Kildare Built Christianity in Barbarian Europe
Oxford Oxford University Press 2009-05 0195336526 / 9780195336528 Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket with only a hint of shelf wear. NOT a library copy. NO writing. Fine scholars study of St. Brigit of Kildare and St. Genovefa a Gaulish holy woman of Paris. This book looks at these holy woman's relation to sacred landscape architecture. Great shape Three Geese in Flight wrapping our Celtic books in brown paper before packing to protect dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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173 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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174 LLOYD AND JENNIFER LAING Anglo-Saxon England (Britain Before the Conquest)
London Book Club Associates 1979 0710001134 / 9780710001139 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1980.Second Edition. 8vo . Recent field work in Saxon archeology and the current theories on Saxons in Dark Age Britain. Saxon jewelry, Pagan faith, weapons, settlement patterns.188 pp Black and White Illus. Very good shape too. NOT a library copy.Great customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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175 Lloyd and Jennifer Laing Celtic Britain and Ireland Art and Society Hardcover
U.S.A. St .Martins 1995 1871569753 / 9781871569759 1st.U.S.Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: St .Martins, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. Fine Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy.Clean 223 pp.Color and b/w. From Pictish symbol stones to early Medieval Celtic jewelry in Wales.d Great color plates and Celtic art theories. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper to protect jacket. Great customer service Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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176 Lloyd And Jennifer Laing Celtic-Britain-And-Ireland-The-Myth-Of-The-Dark-Ages Hardcover
U. S. A. Barnes and Noble 1997 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
First Thus Near Fine Hardcover Clean Study Cloth B/W Illus. Drawings of Celtic design Interlace and the origin, and use from Triskeles, Bronze bridle bits, and on Hanging Bowls Pictish Animal symbols, in "Dark Age" Celtic Britain and Ireland. Very worthwhile for the subtext of Arthurian Britain and Saxons. Clean NOT a library copy..Unclipped jacket as well. No writing, No names, small crease on upper rear cover NO chips. Celtic studies with super customer service since 1977. We are passionate about what we sell. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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177 Lloyd Laing Celtic Britain hardcover
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1979 First English Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1979. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Excitingly written historical and archeological journey through Celtic Britain before the Roman conquest through the age of Arthur and into the Viking age. Great illustrations. 182pp.Very good shape,Hardcover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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178 Lori J.Walters Lancelot and Guinevere: A Casebook Hardcover
New York Garland 1996 First American Edition Hardcover Fine 
New York: Garland, 1996. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover First Edition. Fine condition. Clean inside 16 essays by Elspeth Kennedy Derek Brewer Peter Noble Alison Stones Susann Samples Sarah J.Hillon those most excellent of lovers Sir Lancelot and Queen Guinevere. Very thoughtful appreciation of the Pentacle drawing queen. Guinevere is given her just due here. Rare in hardcover in this like new condition. Wonderful collectible series.. First Edition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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179 Lucio Santoro Vairano Patenora Borgo Fortificato Della Campania: Un'Ipotesi Di Restauro
Roma, Italy Istituto Italiano Dei Castelli 1979 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Fine Clean 30. pp. Italian text and many Photos "Veduta del borgo medioevale e del castello" Maps, Plans Bound in Original Browb Card Stock CoversMany photos of Medieval Italian Round Towers and castles. Like new. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Sir Lancelot of the Lake: A French Prose Romance of the Thirteenth Century, Lucy Allen Paton
180 Lucy Allen Paton Sir Lancelot of the Lake: A French Prose Romance of the Thirteenth Century
New York Harcourt, Brace, and Co 1929 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Good+ 
Collectible Fine Bright Red Hardcover Fully Intact White Title patch. Pages free of Writing. Good+ Dust Jacket soiling on spine and and along edge of cover.chipping along edges and a chip on rear cover and other small ones. Else jacket intact and Good+ First Edition 8vo xx,420pp,Lucy Allen Paton was a a rare scholar who could translate this Vulgate Lancelot and write inspired academic criticism about the Fairy woman Morgan Le Fay and the Lady of the Lake. Here is Lancelot raised by the Fairy women and the passion of Ban and his queen descended from Hebrew kings.. Fine condition here with the uncommon dust jacket in overall nice shape, Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books passionate about Arthurian legend since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 155.00 USD
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