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Celtic Britain (Ancient Peoples and Places)

By: Charles Thomas

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1986

Seller ID: 793

ISBN: 0500021074

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Clean Hardcover with Good+ to Near Very Good Dust Jacket. NOT a library book Repaired tear in dust jacket. Thames & Hudson, 1986.200 pp.Illus. by Color and b/w Illustrations.Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo Excellent study of the early medieval Celtic Arthurian era Picts, Church, Ogham The formation of the Celtic states after the Roman withdrawal. Their survival in the Saxon threat and their artistic expression. One of the best classics Excellent Color and B/W Photos, illus. We wrap since 1977 first in brown paper to respect and protect the dust jacket. Dust jacket pre... View more info

Exploration of a Drowned Landscape: Archaeology and History of the Isles of Scilly

By: Charles Thomas

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Batsford Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: 015518

ISBN: 0713448520

Condition: Very Good+


Fine Hardcover And Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Clean pages NOT a library book. England: Batsford, 1985. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo Color and B/W photos, maps, drawings. From Neolithic Megaliths to the Celtic Lyonesse of Arthurian Legend to Celtic Monastic sites. Cornish scholar Charles Thomas deconstruction of the Latin and Celtic inscriptions on early stone gives you pause. The possible Arthurian inscriptions and the Saints sites and even Tennyson's visit to the 'Drowned Lands' of Celtic Otherworld are terrific. The condition is excellent inside and out! Since 1977 we wrap with... View more info

Gawayne and the Green Knight A Fairy Tale First Edition Hardcover

By: Charlton Miner Lewis

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton & Mifflin: 1903

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 009728

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover A uncommon and charming retelling in rhymed verse of the famed tale of the testing of the gallant and kind Sir Gawain. Except for several light fade spots on the back board the book is in very nice shape. Clean interior. No markings. First Edition. Hardcover. Black hardcover gilt spine titles. NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

The Round Table Arthur A Conversation Between Two Knights Of The Round Table Club Hardcover

By: Chas.W. Berry Albert C.R.Carter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1930

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 013710

Condition: Good+


Very Good Original 1928 Hardcover Quarter Red Moroccan Leather And Marbled Boards. Limited to 525 copies Handmade Paper. Raised bands and dark leather title patch and marbled boards. Handmade paper. Deep dark brooding Woodcuts by Catherine Donaldson make this Morte D'Arthur a treasure from Merlin's tower. Foxing on rear blank end paper and some rubbing along the red leather and board edges unassuming archival tape on a few pages only slightly distract from the rugged but aristocratic beauty of this Arthurian volume. B/W illustrations clean pages. NOT a library book. Since 1977 we pack our Arth... View more info

An Arthurian Reverie Original Hardcover

By: Chas.W.Berry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: England, Chas.W.Berry: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006964

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Clean pages NOT a library book.Wonderfully devotion to Caxton and Malory and Morte Arthur. illustrated by Howard Pyle like B/W Arthurian Drawings. Many great drawings of Arthurian battles, jousts and medieval women.Sections of 'Arthurian legend in Italy', and 'Arthurian legend on Spanish Peninsular' Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps each book carefully.in brown paper before shipping. First Edition. View more info

Perceval; or, The Story of the Grail

By: Chretien de Troyes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, Ga, University Of Georgia Press: 1985-10

Seller ID: 015370

ISBN: 0820308129

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: University of Georgia Press, 1983. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 4th Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Red Trade Paperback Excellent condition clean pages Text, intro, notes. This quest is before you. View more info

Perceval; or, The Story of the Grail

By: Chretien de Troyes Translated By Ruth Harwood Cline

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Athens, Ga, University Of Georgia Press: 1985-10

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 66753

ISBN: 0820308129

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library copy NO writing in text 247 pp. Ruth Harwood Cline English Verse Translation of the French Holy Grail Arthurian Romance of Chretien de Troyes with it's Celtic and Hebrew Mystical underpinnings. Near fine tight bright and clean. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian romance since 1977 We wrap with care and our famous five star customer service View more info

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Perceval Le Gallois Ou Le Conte Du Graal Mis En Francais Moderne

By: Chretien De Troyes Edited Lucien Foulet Preface De Mario Roques

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, A.G.Nizet: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005464

Condition: Very Good+


Paris: A.G.Nizet, 1972. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Designs. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good+. NO Writing NOT a library book. French Language B/W Drawings. Clean attractive layout. Chretien De Troyes in French, the way it hears close to the heart. Clean pages. Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Arthurian books and Celtic as one We wrap first in paper. First Edition. View more info

Lancelot, the Knight of the Cart (Records of Civilization, Sources and Studies ; No. 97)

By: Chretien de Troyes, Deborah Webster Roberts (Translator), W.T.H. Jackson (Introduction)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U.s.a., Columbia Univ Pr: 1984

Seller ID: 013534

ISBN: 0231058632

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback Clean 122 pp NOT a library copy. NO writing NO signatures of owners U. S. A.: Columbia University Press, 1984. 8vo. Trade Paperback Clean Condition.Wonderful translation of Chretien's poem about Lancelot and Guinevere into modern prose for ease of storytelling. Puts you into the story without verse's slowing filter yet still feels like you are hearing the tale in a castle.Text, Intro.notes. Arthurian books wrapped well with Five Star customer service since 1977 View more info

Yvain, the Knight of the Lion

By: Chretien de Troyes, Professor Burton Raffel (Translator), Joseph J. Duggan (Afterword)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1987-09-10

Seller ID: 90035

ISBN: 0300038372

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition First American Edition Hardcover No Dust Jacket was ever issued in First Edition. U.S.A.: Yale University Press, 1987. Clean free of markings.228 pp. NOT a Institution copy. Chretien de Troyes. Pristine collectible condition..Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight offering Arthurian books wrapped in brown paper before packing First Edition. View more info

Journey to Avalon: The Final Discovery of King Arthur

By: Chris (Introduction by), and Pykitt, David (Introduction by) Barber

Price: $23.00

Publisher: York Beach, Maine, U.s.a., Redwheel / Weiser: 2008-01

Seller ID: 015678

ISBN: 157863024X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Trade Paperback 354 pp.No writing in text and NOT a library book.Some light creasing on rear cover Illus. by B /w Illustrations. First American Edition. 8vo Clean pages, A little light shelf wear Very enjoyable Arthurian reading from a Welsh perspective which is surely the right language. NOT a library book.Three Geese in Flight Arthurian books since 1977 wrapped well.. First Edition. View more info

Arthurian Caerleon Plus Typed Signed Letter from David Pykett, Co-Author Chris Barber

By: Chris Barber

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Blorenge Bks: 1996

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 6525

ISBN: 1872730108

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean B/W Illustrated 44 pp. Study of Arthurian Caerleon Plus Arthurian Signed Ephemera, 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. View more info

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Vassar Mediaeval Studies Arthur in Avalon and the Banshee Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis

By: Christabel Forsyth Fiske Edited By

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66757

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Pristine Condition Original Hardcover 493 pp NO Writing inside. NOT a library copy Gilt spine and cover titles bright.See our photos..Among the Sixteen Medieval Study essays are "Arthur in Avalon and the Banshee" by Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis A study of Irish Fairy elements in Arthur's sojourn to Avalon and equally amazing is "Polynesian Analogues to the Celtic Otherworld and Fairy Mistress Themes" by Martha Warren Beckwith Comparing the Celtic Fairy world with the Hawaiian! Amazing Many more great essays. SEE PHOTOSUncommon and Pristine! Three Geese In Fligh... View more info

Vassar Mediaeval Studies "Polynesian Analogues to the Celtic Otherworld and Fairy Mistress Themes" by Martha Warren Beckwith Arthur in Avalon and the Banshee Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis

By: Christabel Forsyth Fiske Edited By

Price: $68.00

Publisher: U.S.A., 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90050

Condition: Good-


Good- Original Hardcover. Ex-library Good- Condition only butthe Original Hardcover 493 pp. Good working copy Gilt spine and cover titles bright..Among the Sixteen different Medieval academic essays are "Arthur in Avalon and the Banshee" by Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis A study of Irish and Welsh Fairy elements in Arthur's sojourn to Avalon and also equally stimulating is "Polynesian Analogues to the Celtic Otherworld and Fairy Mistress Themes" by Martha Warren Beckwith Comparing the Celtic Fairy world with the Hawaiian! Many more great essays each about 35 pages. We also list a... View more info

Peronnik A French Fairy Tale of the Grail Quest Hardcover

By: Christiane Lesch Illustrated Breton Tale Full Color

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Inner Traditions: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007282

Condition: Very Good


New York: Inner Traditions, 1984. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition Hardcover Breton Fairy Otherworld illustrated Pastel Colors Christiane Lesch. This Celtic Holy Grail story is a Celtic Breton folk tale of the Arthurian. Quest for The Grail and the Spear of Destiny. Each page a color drawing connecting the story of the diamond headed lance. Good clean shape Top of spine bumped, else Very Good. NOT a library copy. Color Pictures radiate a luminescence like the diamond spear! Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books wrapping since 1977 first... View more info

Lancelot: The Adventures of King Arthur's Most Celebrated Knight (Children's Classics)

By: Christine Chaundler

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.s.a., Children's Classics: 1995-08-07

Seller ID: 006578

ISBN: 0517146363

Condition: Fine


Collectible Decorative Fine Handsome Children's Illustrated King Arthur Retelling.Eight Full Color Illus.by Thomas Mackenzie touched by Faerie and two romantic Illustrations by Eleanor Brickdale Pristine Hardcover. Decorative NOT a library copy. NO writing 206 pp..First Edition thus This is a great gift for a child as it is sturdy, solid, cover is cleanable but collectible at the same time.Gilt titling Title patch. It is the "Lancelot" section of the 1920s "Arthur and his Knights" by the same author and Thomas Mackenzie. This is really handsome ans so well made. Three Geese in ... View more info

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Arthur And His Knights Illustrated By Mackenzie

By: Christine Chaundler Illustrated Thomas Mackenzie

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes:

Seller ID: 90119

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+ C.1940s First thus Frederick A. Stokes American Edition from the 1920s English Edition. Two tone Decorative Arthurian cover. 312.pp. Eight Exquisite Tipped in Arthurian Color Plates Thomas Mackenzie.with issue over frontis. Small shadow from creased tissue on title page.Handsome copy. NOT a library copy. No inscription. Clean tight. Not fine but Very Good+ Nicest copy of this pastel journey through Camelot's noble court. Awesome Lady of the Lake. Retold with a seat at the Round table for a child's heart, your's included.. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books Arthurian and ... View more info

The Quest for the Grail: Arthurian Legend in British Art 1840-1920

By: Christine Poulson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, St. Martin's Press: 1999-02

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716917

ISBN: 0719055377

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback Color Illustrations 268 pp. Very subdued library copy. NO Pocket NO writing in book some Withdrawn stamps of front endpaper and on leading edge of outside paper, else clean.Chapter "The Grail and the Occult" etc. Many little known paintings including James Archer. First Edition. View more info

The Passing OF Arthur New Essays In Arthurian Tradition Hardcover

By: Christopher Baswell William Sharpe

Price: $42.00

Publisher: England, Garland: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014355

Condition: Very Good


England: Garland, 1988. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover Garland Black Cloth gilt titling Very Good Clean spine and boards, tight binding. University library rubber stamped and end paper numbers only. Pages clean and NO library pocket. NO spine numbers 14 great Arthurian essays here on Arthur's survival. Sheila Fisher on Morgan Le Fay in Gawaine. Another 'The King's Sin the Origins of David-Arthur Parallel' Also Arthur's Survival in 'Avalon, Arthurian Art, Arthurian women, more. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Reign of Arthur: From History to Legend

By: Christopher Gidlow

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Thrupp, Glos., The History Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66767

ISBN: 0750934182

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First English Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy Jacket price intact 268 pp.Text Many Plates Photos. One of the most refreshing study of the historical Arthur. Thankfully he does not say who it is but he does say who was in the Welsh bardic tales. Excellent look at Culhwch and Olwen and Arthur's family and In Spoils of Annwn etc. Very worthwhile without the naivety or opposite the cynicism . Fine First Edition collectible shape. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian books with a passion since 1977 happily copied but still not us. Dust jacket present. Fi... View more info

Reversing the Conquest History And Myth

By: Clare A. Simmons

Price: $16.39

Publisher: U.S.A., Rutgers University Press: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008943

ISBN: 0813515556

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Rutgers University Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped First American Edition. Great study of the Medieval romantic revival in 19th century England From Ivanhoe to King Arthur, the scholars which led ultimately to J.R.R.Tolkien. Great collectible shape. NOT a library book. Three Geese In Flight We wrap carefully for 35 years and do not put stickers on your books. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Early Literary Channels Between Britain And Ireland Clark Harris Slover Studies In English Number 6 University of Texas Bulletin No. 2648 December 22,1926

By: Clark Harris Slover

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University of Texas Press: 1926

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013851

Condition: Good


Original 1926 52 pp. Early Literary Channels Between Britain And Ireland University of Texas Bulletin No.2648 Publication University of Texas Press, First American Edition. 8vo NOT a library copy. C.H. Slover This famous American scholar whose book of Irish medieval mythology translations are still among the best. Here is a his rare 52pp study of Irish Welsh literary interaction from the 6th thru the 10th century Bulletin. Arthurian discussion, the Mabinogion, and the Celtic Saints lives along with Gildas and old and middle Irish texts are all examined. Card stock binding. Chipped card stock... View more info

The Creation of the First Arthurian Romance: A Quest

By: Claude Luttrell

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Edward Arnold: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6666

ISBN: 0713157240

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition Near Fine Clean Hardcover Very Good Plus Dust Jacket Intact Jacket.Small little Closed tear at bottom of front jacket cover else great. with typical high acid paper page yellowing. NO Writing NOT a library copy. Important 284 pp. study that seeks to find Chretien de Troyes French Medieval origin,for Erec et Enide and perhaps Knight Templar poet's influence rather than a championed Celtic source. Important book and here in as good as seen, Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books since 1977 with customer service our passion. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

La légende de Merlin (L'histoire illustrée)

By: Claudine Glot

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Rennes, Ouest-France: 2003

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 010988

ISBN: 2737330513

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover.First French Edition Rennes: Editions Quest, 2003 8vo.NOT a library copy. Excellent Color Illustrations by Jean-Noel Rochut accent every page of this 59 pp children's illustrated story of Merlin and Arthur and Vivian in the forest of Broceliande in Britta. This wonderful Arthurian Children's book about Merlin and the Lady of the Lake comes from Renne in Brittany and the text is in French. 59pp. Color illustration on every page Really wonderful! Hardcover. First Edition. View more info

The Life Of Sir Aglovale De Galis

By: Clemence Housman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oakland, Ca, Impressions: July 30, 2000

Seller ID: 015064

ISBN: 1928999085

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback Green Knight Publishing. First Thus 2000. Trade Paperback 319 pp. Like New 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..Malory like English prose that is wonderful to read aloud. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books 40 years selling Arthurian books and wrap... View more info

King Arthur Country in Cornwall: In Search of the Real Arthur

By: Clive Gunnell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bodmin, Bossiney Books: 1979

Seller ID: 011830

ISBN: 0906456215

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition.Trade Paperback. Cornwall: Bossiney Books, 1979. Book. 1st Edition. 8vo 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. View more info

Ninny's Boat Hardcover First Edition

By: Clive King

Price: $20.24

Publisher: U.S.A, Macmillan: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 009867

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Macmillan, 1980. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover and Dust Jacket Dream like young adult Celtic Arthurian fantasy novel sailing to the otherworld!. Clean free of writing NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

From the Great Deep: Essays On Idylls of the King

By: Clyde de Ryals

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Ohio University Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 312

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Ohio University Press, 1967. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover with Near Very Good Dust Jacket. Inside Clean and free of any sin like Sir Galahad at the chapel. The dust jacket is more like Lancelot the day after. Little creases, some rubs, a few small chips else solid.Very interesting study of Merlin and Arthur and the Holy Grail in Idylls of The King. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Secrets of a Faery Landscape: new light on the Glastonbury Zodiac

By: Coleston Brown

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Green Fire: 2012-05

Seller ID: 015862

ISBN: 098659122X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 8vo Fine Collectible Condition inside and out. Modern Study based on Katharine Maltwood Terrestrial Zodiac and its relation to Arthurian Grail Tradition. Here the author praises as well as criticizes the Glastonbury Zodiac and its relation to the modern Fairy Faith. Beautiful color original paintings on front and back cover Three Geese in Flight Arthurian and the Fairy Faith since 1977. . First Edition. View more info

The Roman Inscriptions of Britain. Volume II Plus Epigraphic Indexes: Instrumentum Domesticum

By: Collingwood, R. G. and R. P. Wright

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stroud, Published for the Administrators of the Haverfield Bequest By A. Sutton: September 1997

Seller ID: 010263

ISBN: 0862997755

Condition: Very Good


Volume II Instrumentum Domesticum Alan Sutton, 1990. Book. Very Good Hardcover with Dust Jacket Both in Very Good condition NOT price clipped and NOT a library book. First Edition. 4to Great resource for the Roman military physical presence in Celtic Britain. Artifacts and inscriptions, ingots and tesserae, lead sealings. illus. Fold out 'Diplomata' for Roman Auxilia in Britain! Very good condition too.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info