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Gawain And Lady Green A Novel

By: Anne Elliot Crompton

Price: $17.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Donald Fine Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007119

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A.: Donald Fine Books, 1997. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Book Two Of An Arthurian Mythic Fantasy Trilogy of legend and love. Clean pages. Price clipped. NOT a library copy. No writing, stated "First Printing" First American Edition.Numbers 1-10 A continuation of the exploration of the female characters of King Arthur's court revolving around Gawain and the Green Knight. Excellent clean condition book and jacket. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Celtic studies since 1977 . Dust jacket ... View more info

Life of Saint Teilo

By: Anne Lewis

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Lampeter, Llanerch Press: August 1995

Seller ID: 006260

ISBN: 1897853939

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Trade Paperback Wales: Llanerch,, 1995 First Welsh Edition. 8vo Clean, tight binding no writing. 229 pp. Little known historical novel slash discourse based on the Welsh Saints 'Life of Saint Teilo'.Here is a interesting Welsh Arthurian era novel few know is one. Half novel half research scholarship on the Welsh Saints and Pelagius.Journey to Jerusalem All Welsh passion! Large Bibliography, Clean great shape.Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Magical Quest The Use Of Magic In Arthurian Romance Hardcover

By: Anne Wilson

Price: $59.00

Publisher: England, England: Manchester University Press: 1988

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011492

ISBN: 0719023734

Condition: Fine


England: England: Manchester University Press, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket. First English Edition. A study of "magical logic' at work in French, German, English and Welsh Arthurian romance. Chretien De Troyes and the Gawain author are a major focus. Very hard to find in hardcover like new.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Any Old Iron

By: Anthony Burgess

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Random House Publishing Group: 1989-02-04

Seller ID: 311

ISBN: 0394574842

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket U. S. A.: Random House,, 1989. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 360 pp.Intertwines King Arthur, Excalibur and modern Israel and the Occult. Why not? According to medieval literature Arthur went to Judea and Joseph of Arimathea who brought the Grail came from Israel.King Bors and King Ban's wives were descended from King David in the Vulgate Lancelot. All around great shape. Stated First Edition and numbered second printing. Very good+ shape both jacket and book. Clean free of writing NOT a library copy. NOT Price clipped. Intriguing well w... View more info

In Search Of Arthurian Kings An Attempt At Finding The Historical Truth About The Collapse Of The Roman Empire and the Beginnings Of the Saxon Kingdoms

By: Anthony Jackson

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Author House: 2006

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012802

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Author House, 2006. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Trade Paperback Clean pages NOT a library copy, no marks or writing in text. Overlooked study of Celtic Post Roman Britain and the figure of Arthur . First Edition. View more info

King Arthur and his Knights

By: Anthony Mockler

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press, USA:

Seller ID: 874716858

ISBN: 019274531X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Hardcover Very Good+ Collectible Dust Jacket Price Intact Pages Clean NOT an institution copy 295 pp.Twelve Full Page Color Plates by Nick Harris. First 1984 English Edition Clean pages a little light shelf wear but Very Good+ Book and Jacket Great color plates.Wonderful retelling with sme excellent fantasy twists. Clea First Edition at a good price. Arthurian books since 1977 packed well. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Fisher King Hardcover First Edition

By: Anthony Powell

Price: $20.06

Publisher: Great Britain, William Heinemann: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006274

ISBN: 039302363X

Condition: Very Good+


Great Britain: William Heinemann, 1986. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ First English Edition Hardcover Collectible Very Good+ UnClipped Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Modern Arthurian grail allegory novel made into a movie with the beloved comic and actor Robin Williams here in collectible condition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Philip Perry's Sketch Of the Ancient British History: A Critical Edition

By: Anunciacion Carrera and Maria Jose Carrera Edited Philip Perry

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Cambridge Scholars Publishing: 2009-04

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66706

ISBN: 1443804487

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition 240 pp Hardcover Fine Intact Dust Jacket Small printing of this amazing history of Britain from Celts and Roman invasion to the Arthurian and Celtic church. This was written in Spanish by a Briton living in 18th century Spain. here translated for the first time in English. Written from Catholic Spain's outlook on St. Patrick, the Celtic monastic colonies and Arthur much else. Fine book and jacket .Great read and very collectible at a fair price.Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping our books in brown paper before packing to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket p... View more info

Avalon

By: Anya Seton

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, hmco: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005221

Condition: Very Good


Boston: hmco, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" 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. View more info

The Fall Of The Roman Empire The Military Explanation

By: Arther Ferrill

Price: $17.00

Publisher: England, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016187

Condition: Fine


England: Thames & Hudson, 1991. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" 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. View more info

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On The Independent Character Of The Welsh Owain Signed and Inscribed by Arthur C. L. Brown Original 1912 Edition

By: Arthur C. L. Brown

Price: $185.00

Publisher: 1912

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66882

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Signed and Inscribed Very Good+ Original 1912 Publication of a Very Hard to find 29 page Academic Work on the Welsh "Owain" Fairy Fountain Source material of Celtic Sovereignty Goddess from the Mabinogi by the Great American Celticist Arthur C.L. Brown. This Gray Card stock Offprint was reprinted apparently by Northwestern University which from the Romantic Review. Here Inscribed, signed, and dated 1912 by "A. C. L. Brown" on the cover.First thus. 143-172pp.Clean pages NOT a library copy. NO writing NO marginalia. Binding tight. Some light flaking along leading edg... View more info

Iwain A Study Of The Origins Of Arthurian Romance Hardcover

By: Arthur C.L. Brown

Price: $33.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Haskell House: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017139

Condition: Very Good


Haskell House, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean pages. NO Book plates. NOT a library copy. NO writing in text. Hint of cover soiling, else clean, tight and nice. No jacket was ever issued. Here as published. Really excellent study of the Celtic Fairy woman beside a fountain, or holy well in Irish, Welsh and the Arthurian legend.and the land and woman as one. The warrior and his Fairy lover. Excellent clean copy. This is the First Edition reprint after the original fragile academic paper copy.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology, Arthuria... View more info

Notes-On-Celtic-Cauldrons-Of-Plenty-And-The-Land-Beneath-The-Waves Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge Original Excerpted Essay

By: Arthur C.L. Brown Edited F.N. Robinson and Others

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Boston Ginn and company,: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6516

Condition: Fair+


Original 235-248 pp."Notes-On-Celtic-Cauldrons-Of-Plenty-And-The-Land-Beneath-The-Waves" From the Original 1913 Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge hardcover. NOT reprinted, single 8 pp.copy. Arthur Brown was a champion of the Celtic subtext of much of the Medieval Arthurian legend. Perhaps not as well known as Roger Sherman Loomis who he shared many of the brilliant insights and inherent flaws.The Fairy tradition of the Caer Sidhe (Welsh variant) within the Spoils of Annwn and the four jewels of the Tuatha de Dannan are explored. Dis bound with some p... View more info

The Holy Grail The Galahad Quest In The Arthurian Literature Hardcover

By: Arthur Edward Waite

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University Books: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014106

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: University Books, 1961. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Original Hardcover Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. American First Edition. Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy. Here according to A.E.Waite within the Quest for the Holy Grail lies the mysteries Celtic Church. Text, notes, bibliography. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Perceval/Parzival: A Casebook (Arthurian Characters and Themes)

By: Arthur Groos

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York And London, Routledge: 2002-02-15

Seller ID: 013708

ISBN: 0815307810

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover First Edition Clean London: Routledge, 2002. First Edition. 8vo . Anthology of Arthurian essays centering on Perceval or Parzival and the Grail. Two among fourteen Carl Dahlhaus "Parsifal" and Brynley Roberts on the Welsh 'Peredur Son of Efrawg' from the Mabinogion. Great Condition.Passionate customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Guinevere and Lancelot and Others

By: Arthur Machen

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Newport News, Va, Purple Mouth Pr: 1986

Seller ID: 66714

ISBN: 096033002X

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Collectible Large Trade Paperback 47 pp Racy Cover and interior illustrations by Stephen E. Fabian Eleven Short Stories and Essays by the Wonderful Welsh Supernatural Mystic author. In the tradition of H.P. Lovecraft and Edgar Allen Poe with a Welsh sense. Here a little known Arthurian short story about these two lovers. I like a cautionary story aimed at we, booksellers "The Grand Trouvaille" A tale of Machen and A.E. Waite strolling and discovering a collectible book, A Penny Dreadful' unbeknownst to the book seller! Three Geese in Flight Arthurian and Celtic Myth since 1... View more info

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The Secret Glory

By: Arthur Machen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1922

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716931

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First American Edition Hardcover Tight Clean 308 pages No Jacket Early owners signature on first paste down else free of markings. Welsh Arthurian Grail novel with echoes of Poe Dunsany and Lovecraft but Machen stands alone View more info

The Secret Glory

By: Arthur Machen

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1928

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 90056

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Green Hardcover 307 pp Clean pages NOT a library copy Dark Welsh Grail Novel Gilt spine titles Gilt stamped cover design of Mounted warrior. Arthurian books since 1977 View more info

Caermarthenshire Notes And Miscellany for South West Wales (Antiquarian,Topographical And Curious) Part 1,2,3,4 VOL.3 Original 1891 Hardcover

By: Arthur Mee Edited

Price: $94.00

Publisher: Caermarthen, Llanelly: 1891

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 013450

Condition: Near Fine


Original 1891.Caermarthenshire:Notes Llanelly, Book.Near Fine. Hardcover. First Welsh Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near Fine Clean Condition Original 1891 Welsh Hardcover Volume. 1-4 Caermarthenshire Notes and Miscellany for South West Wales 127 pp Four parts bound in one green hardcover. Excellent condition. Welsh triple harp, Hebrew in Wales Carmarthen Solomon of Haverford, David ap Gwilym epitaph, French landing at Fishguard..Originals NOT reprints. Handsome Book Plate of the Library Of The Maine Historical Society on first end paper. NO pocket NO numbers on spine. Exc... View more info

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The Matter Of Wales Preliminary Volume Original 1913 First Edition

By: Arthur Owen Vaughan

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Cardiff, The Educational Publishing Co.: 1913

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 6572

Condition: Near Fine


Large Original Red 192 pp. Collectible Hardcover. Blind Stamped Red Dragon on Cover. Gilt Titles on Spine and Front Cover. Clean pages. Tight binding. NOT a library copy. History of the formation of "Cymru" and "Cambria" as names and the kings of Early Medieval and Medieval Wales. Quite a prize copy of this proud book. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies Since 1977 Packing with care and famed customer service. See photo, First Edition. View more info

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The Tragedy Of Arthur A Novel Hardcover SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by ARTHUR PHILLIPS

By: Arthur Phillips

Price: $69.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Random house: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 016973

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Random house, 2011. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. "Not Wise a Grave For Arthur" How wise the Welsh bard was who said this with its layers of meaning. King Arthur is really the ideal heart and soul of Western civilization. Here his tale continues in a clever ironic fashion by the supposed finding (Here presented in appendix) of a lost Arthurian play by William Shakespeare. Fine clean First Edition First Printing hardcover and dust jacket. Here SIGNED AND CLEVERLY INSCRIBED TO MARIA ROSA "The Greate... View more info

Procopius and the Sixth Century (Transformation of the Classical Heritage, Vol 11) Hardcover First Edition

By: Averil Cameron

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Ca, U.S.A, Univ Of California Pr: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6680

ISBN: 0520055179

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT a library copy Clean 297 pp.NO book plaltes. Only writing anywhere is very small "Chicago, 19 Nov 1985" on first free endpaper. else pristine! Excellent study of the Sixth century Pagan historian Pricopius of Caesarea who spoke of Brittia as a home of the dead and instead of tribute to the Franks carries dead souls across the channel. Also she mentions in Procopius 'Secret History' Belisarius offers the Goths Britain!. 'Long subject to Rome" and Hadrrians wall much more. If besides Gildas one of the few Sixth century histori... View more info

Scotland in Dark Age Britain

By: Barbara E. Crawford Edited by

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Scotland, St.Andrews: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 549

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Clean 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.to protect your cover First Edition. View more info

Lionors King Arthur's Uncrowned Queen

By: Barbara Ferry Johnson

Price: $14.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Avon Books,: 1975

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011589

Condition: Near Very Good


U.S.A.: Avon Books,, 1975. Near Very Good. Mass Market Paperback. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. First American Edition. Really Good well done romantic novel about Arthur's other lady. Deserved to see hardcover which unfortunately it never did. 286 pp Good clean shape..NOT a library copy Since 1977 we wrap our Arthurian books first in brown paper to protect your cover First Edition. View more info

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Trobador Poets Selections from the Poems of Eight Troubadours: Translated From The Provencal With Introduction & Notes By Barbara Smythe

By: Barbara Smythe

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Chatto & Windus: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007546

Condition: Very Good+


Beautiful Original 1929 First Edition Very Good+ Near Fine.Hardcover.Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Color Frontis Facsimile Page of a Song by Bernart of Ventadorn. Chatto & Windus,First Edition.1929.Wonderful anthology of Trobadour (Troubadour) poets. with Faerie like medieval illuminated letter opening the Poems of each Troubadour. Piere Vidal, Arnaut Daniel, etc. Very Clean Thomas Moore ex-lib book ink stamped on end paper. NO numbers anywhere. Only a small unobtrusive empty pocket same color as the rear board. NO Spine numbers You have to work to find any library material.Here with uncommon du... View more info

Lives Of The British Saints. A Llanerch Facsimile Reprint Of The Text & Text Illustrations Of The 1907-1913, 4-Volume Edition, In Eight Parts

By: Baring-Gould. S. & Fisher. John

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Felinfach, Llanerch Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 874716877

ISBN: 1861431023

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Handsome Eight Volume Trade Paperback Complete Set A Reprint Of the Original Rare Welsh Set.This reprint is hard enough to find and a fraction of the price. These are published handsome books in clean tight condition. The folklore of the Welsh and Cornish Celtic Saints in here is amazing and extensive the Arthurian material alone is worth the read. Please expect extra postage Three Geese In Flight Celti Myth since 1977 with passionate customer service View more info

Lazamon's Arthur: The Arthurian Section of Lazamon's Brut

By: Barron, W. R. J., Weinberg, S. C Layamon

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.s.a, Univ Of Texas Pr: 1989-11

Seller ID: 6693

ISBN: 0292746601

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket 282 pp. Clean NO writing NOT a institution copy. Not even a private copy. NO chips. Layamon's Brut his Medieval English version of Geoffrey is a tougher, Arthur. a more 'Beowulf' like Arthur. "Elves" are at his birth. This has the diplomatic original text on the left and the translation on the right. Textual notes, introduction. Since 1977 we wrap our Arthurian and Celtic books first in brown paper before packing to protect the jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Stories From Le Morte D'Arthur And The Mabinogion by Beatrice Clay Original 1904 Hardcover

By: Beatrice Clay

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co.: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010256

Condition: Near Very Good


London: J.M. Dent & Co.,1904. Book. Illus. by C.E. Hughes. Near Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Handsome Hardcover Original 1904 Binding. First English Edition NOT a library book. Beautiful Frontis Color Plate with tissue guard by C.E.Hughes and a dozen other full page Arthurian and Celtic b/w drawings throughout this little inspired Arthurian and Mabinogi first edition. Beginning of a small crease on very top right corner of the front corner of the cover. Three or four pages have tiny pieces flaked off the very edge of the paper not quite extendin... View more info

The Christian Island Hardcover

By: Beram Saklatvala

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Associated University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010180

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Associated University Press, 1969. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Very Good Hardcover with Good+ Dust Jacket with small tears. The foundation of early Celtic Christianity in early Britain is the focus. Except for small jacket wear and rubs this is good shape. This author of "Arthur Roman Britain's Last Champion" puts the Christianity of Germanus and Arthurian period in focus. b/w illus. Free of underlines and writing. Clean good price. No library markings or stickers!. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Arthur: Roman Britain's Last Champion Hardcover

By: Beram Saklatvala

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, David & Charles: 1971

Edition: Third English Edition

Seller ID: 014822

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info