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The Traditions Of Glastonbury

By: E. Raynond Capt

Price: $30.00

Publisher: California, Artisan Sales: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6672

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition Near Fine Clean Trade Paperback 128 pp. B/W Photos, Drawings Joseph of Arimathea. There is no doubt that the Christianity of Celtic speaking Britain was Jewish Christians. While this seems a wild theory All the the family and all the disciples were Jewish. This was a lunar based calendar and this calendar passed to Britain hence the Passover dating of Easter. Light shelf wear Near Fine NOT a libraru copy.. View more info

Reynard The Fox And Other Medieval Netherland Secular Literature

By: E.Colledge Edited and Introduced Translated Adriaan J.Barnouw

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, London House: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014529

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover with Fine Mylared Dust Jacket First English Language Editon . NOT a library copy. Includes the earliest mention of "Madoc' the Welsh prince said to have sailed to America by Willem a Dutch Poet. the Dragon battle part of the Dutch Arthurian Gawain romance as well as the wonderful 'Reynard the Fox' plus 'Lancelot of Denmark' others. Printed nicely in Holland. All in English.Fine clean collectible hardcover and Mylar protected dust jacket. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Medieval Epic since 1977 wrapped with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

English Literature At The Close Of The Middle Ages Hardcover

By: E.K.Chambers

Price: $23.00

Publisher: England, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1976

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 015472

Condition: Very Good


England: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1976. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket.price clipped Pages clean NOT a library book and here with Dust Jacket a few small tears and shelf wear. Here is the literature during the age of Malory. Classic excellent study Morte Arthur, Gawain Ballads, Late Medieval Drama, The Carol, English Merlin by this famous Arthurian scholar. Uncommon with jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

Traditions And Legends Of Glastonbury Signed and Inscribed by E.M.R.Ditmas

By: E.M.R.Ditmas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Toucan Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 015625

Condition: Fine


England: Toucan Press, 1979. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. First Edition First Printing. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Original 1979 Traditions And Legends Of Glastonbury Signed and Inscribed by Author.The Cross Found at Glastonbury is on the cover. The Legends of Glastonbury with seven b/w illustrations. 11pp. Signed and Inscribed by the Author.The Tor with Saint Michaels Tower, The Thorn of Joseph of Arimathea, Holy Grail, King Arthur, Melwas and Guinevere. Full page photo of St.Michael's tower. . First Edition. View more info

Legends Of Welsh Saints E.M.Wilkie

By: E.M.Wilkie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, S.P.C.K.: 1958

Edition: Second English Edition

Seller ID: 012730

Condition: Near Very Good


England: S.P.C.K., 1958. Book. Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. Second English Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Old Welsh Trade Paperback B/W Illustrated Card Stock Covers .Near Very Good. Clean Pages NOT a library book. Just age wear. Wonderful collectible little illustrated stories about seven Arthurian era Welsh Saints. But what makes this also unique is the b/w illus. Celtic Christian wonder collected about these Celtic Saints. Four full page illus.Bargain. View more info

Y Greal Santaidd Illus. W.Mitford-Davies

By: E.Tegla Davies

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, Hughes & Sons: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010560

Condition: Very Good


Wales: Hughes & Sons, 1922. Book. Illus. by Illus. W.Mitford-Davies. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Decorative Hard Cover. Very Good. First Welsh Edition. Welsh language tale of the Grail with Ceridwen and Arthur with six full page b/w illustrations of Ceridwen stirring the Cauldron, and Joseph of Arimathea let out of prison. Also Galaath (Galahad) Except for a few fades on cover this in very nice condition. Rare little Welsh Arthurian Grail gem. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Bibliographical Bulletin of the International Arthurian Society XLI

By: Early Arthurian Bulletin of the Arthurian Society

Price: $13.66

Publisher: U.S.A, Paris 1989.: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 506

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Paris 1989., 1989. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 398pp. vg. Pages and pages of Arthurian books reviewed. Every book in English and French published in and around 1989. Great resource by an organization, that I am proud to be memeber of as noble as its subject.Blue stiff card boards 28 years selling Arthurian Books. First Edition. View more info

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The Pagan King

By: Edison Marshall

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Doubleday: 1959

Edition: First American Printing

Seller ID: 008398

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Price intact U.S.A: Doubleday, 1959. Clean 380 pp. Hardcover.Handsome Mylar Covered Dust Jacket. NO Chips NOT a library copy. First American Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Good Light Early Arthurian 'historical' novel. Very hard to find Arthurian novel about the Roman/Celtic Warband leader in this sharp condition. NOT the club edition. Clean pages, no writing or marks. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books since 1977 with unmatched customer service packed well. Dust jacket present. First Editio... View more info

The Bulletin Of The Board Of Celtic Studies Vol. XXVII Part II May 1977 A 'Celtic' Hyperbaton

By: Edited

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011397

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Complete Clean 329 pp. University of Wales Press, 1977.Academic Paperback.NOT a library copy. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Paperback the Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies. Essays within 52pp on "A Transformational view of Welsh relative Clauses "By Gwenllian Nair David Dumville on "Palaeographical Considerations in the dating of Early Welsh Verse' 11pp,D.Ellis Evans "Some Celtic Forms in Cant" Michael Winterbottom 6pp "A Celtic 'Hyper baton" Much more Great clean shape. complete 329 Pages Clean Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies si... View more info

Early Britain The Cambridge Cultural History Of Britain Volume 1

By: Edited Boris Ford

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press,: 1992

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015405

Condition: Fine


England: Cambridge University Press,, 1992. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Near Fine Clean Pages. Anthology on the social life of Megalithic, Celtic and Early Medieval Britain, Clothing, food, visual arts, games, architecture. A sample of some of the scholars Jacquetta Hawkes Peter Salway Barry Cunliffe Isabel Henderson Clean pages free of writing. NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

Medium Aevum Vol.XLII No.1 The Form of The Breton Lay

By: Edited J.A.W. Bennett Constance Bullock-Davies Ronald M.Spensley Colin Smith

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford: Society for the Study of Medieval Language and literature.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011604

Condition: Very Good


Oxford: Oxford: Society for the Study of Medieval Language and literature. , 1973. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Medium Aevum Vol.XLII No.1 Original Complete 118pp. Issue First Edition. Scholarly Periodical. Six great Medieval essays plus book reviews make up the volume "Gauvain's Castle of Marvels in the Conte del Graal' by Ronald M.Spensley another Arthurian essay by the famed Constance Bullock-Davies 'The Form of the Breton Lay' and "Per Abbat and the Poema de mio Cid' Colin Smith plus 'Chaucer's Prosody' Jane Robert... View more info

A Welsh Version Of The Birth Of Arthur Y Cymrrodor XXIV 1913 Offset

By: Edited J.H.Davies

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Wales, Y Cymmrodor: 1987

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017106

Condition: Very Good


Wales: Y Cymmrodor, 1987. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Thus. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. A Welsh Version Of The Birth Of Arthur Y Cymrrodor XXIV 1913 247-264pp. Excerpted seventeen pages in Welsh and English translation of a late Welsh Medieval birth tale of King Arthur. This offprint was apparently copied from 1913 Y Cymmrodor in the 1980s Loose 17 pages in plasticine. First Edition. View more info

At the Table of the Grail "Glatisant and Grail: an Arthurian Fragment" Peter Lamborn Wilson

By: Edited John Matthews

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, England: Arkana, 1987: 1987

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 010505

ISBN: 071009938X

Condition: Very Good


England: England: Arkana, 1987, 1987. Book. Very Good. Trade Paper. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paper. First English Edition Very Good. Clean NOT a library book.First English Edition. . Great anthology of Grail essays from Geoffrey Ashe to Gareth Knight from Alchemy and the Grail to Merlin and the Grail. To a wonderful Arthurian short story by the mystic scholar of Angel lore and Persian thought, Peter Lamborn Wilson, "Glatisant and Grail: an Arthurian Fragment". First Edition. View more info

Medieval Texts & Contemporary Readers

By: Edited Laurie A.Finke and Martin B.Shichtman

Price: $15.84

Publisher: U.S.A., Cornell University Press: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007195

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Cornell University Press, 1987. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback Twelve Chapters. Terrific Study on 'Gawain in Wace and Layamon: A case of Metahistorical Evolution" Martin B.Schichtman ' Also 'Oure Tonges Differance: Textuality and Deconstruction in Chaucer' H.Marshall Leicester, Jr. are among the many studies in this fine medieval literary criticism. Fine like new condition too.. First Edition. View more info

Sir Frances Drake And The Famous Voyage, 1577-1580 Essays Commerorating the Quadricentennial of Drake's Circumnavigation of the Earth

By: Edited Norman J.W. Thrower

Price: $55.00

Publisher: California, University of California Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016328

Condition: Fine


California: University of California Press , 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover and Fine Mylar Covered Dust Jacket Ten Really Good Essays on Drake and his amazing journey. 'Drake and Plymouth' Crispin Gill 'The Cartography of Drake's Voyage' Helen Wallis 'Drake in the South Seas' William A.Lessa 'Elizabethan Navigation' David W.Waters Drake folklore Drake's drum, Roanoke, John Dee. Much more Color Fold Out Map of Drake. Sharp Collectible Condition NOT a library book..Much on Arthurian Nova Albion Dust jacket present. First Edit... View more info

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Old Welsh Folk-Medicine Y Cymmrodor The Magazine of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion Vol. IX Part II ORIGINAL 1888 EDITION

By: Edited Rev. Elias Owen, Egerton Phillimore, E. Sidney Hartland

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Wales, Society of the Honourable Cymmrodorion: 1888

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017174

Condition: Good-


Wales: Society of the Honourable Cymmrodorion, 1888.Original Good- Welsh Academic. Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo Rare Original PART II.1888 Y Cymmrodor.202-384 pp. Includes the 31 page important essay "Old Welsh Folk-Medicine" by famed Folklorist E. Sidney Hartland Also" Unpublished Welsh Fragment" Plus Welsh beehive huts "On the Circular Huts Sometimes Called Cyttiau'r Gwyddelod, and their Inhabitants" Rev. Elias Owen Welsh Folk Medicine. Celtic Christian Beehive huts! Welsh Music. Much more. Back paper cover and paper spine missing, Cover present but chipped. Bindin... View more info

The Glastonbury Guide

By: Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Somerset, Glastonbury advertising association: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016232

Condition: Very Good


Somerset: Glastonbury advertising association, 1979. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Color Card Stock Binding. Color Photo Glastonbury hill and Saint Michael Tor on Cover. Guide to Glastonbury both religious and secular, monastic and Otherworld. Historical essays as well as interesting advertising. Clean very good shape. First Edition. View more info

Speculum Volume XLI, Number I January 1966 Malory's Balin and the Question of Unity in the Morte Darthur

By: Editor Van Courtlandt Elliott Thomas C. Rumble H.B. Willson Gustave Alef Richard N. Ringler

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, The Medieval Academy of America: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016300

Condition: Very Good


Massachusetts: The Medieval Academy of America, 1966. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Very Good Clean Speculum A Journal Of Mediaeval Studies Volume XLI, Number I January 1966 208pp. Six Essays Of Medieval Studies Including, "Malory's Balin and the Question of Unity in the Morte Darthur" as well as "Amor inordinata in Hartmann's "Gregorius" H.B.Willson ""Him Seo Wen Geleah: The Design for Irony in Grendel's last Visit" Richard N.Ringler "Intrigue,Schism and Violence Among the Hospitallers of Rhodes: 1377-1384" Anthony Luttrell Even more. ... View more info

Medieval Secular Literature Four Essays

By: Editor William Matthews

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A:, University of California,: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006425

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover And Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. First American Edition. 8vo Great essay on 'Le Roman De Tristan', another on 'Norman Literature and Wace" another on Dante, more .Urban Tigner Holmes, Jr Philip W. Damon Stephen G. Nichols, Jr Great condition Medieval criticism Collectible Hardcover and Dust Jacket Bright In Mylar. Not price clipped but someone darkened the price, NOT library book Handsome Three Geese In Flight selling Arthurian Books in America since 1977 . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Legends of the Pendragon (Pendragon Fiction, 6211)

By: Editor-James Lowder

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Green Knight Publishing: August 15, 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66784

ISBN: 1928999190

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition 319 pp. Twenty Original Arthurian Short Stories on Camelot's beginning.Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books our passion since 1977 wrapped in brown paper to protect covers First Edition. View more info

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Arthurian Onomastics Prof. Melville Richards The-Transactions-Of-The-Honourable-Society-Of-Cymmrodorion Session 1969 Part II Original Edition

By: Editors Melville Richards, John Thomas, D.Morgan Rees

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, The-Honourable-society-of-Cymmrodorion: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5280

Condition: Near Fine


Original Near Fine Clean 169-348 pp.Complete First 1970 Edition of The-Transactions-Of-The-Honourable-Society-Of-Cymmrodorion Session 1969 Part II Includes important essay. "Arthurian Onomastics by Melville Richards. A examination of Arthurian names in the Place Names of Wales. Rare and very important for Celtic Arthurian place name associations. Also with this complete "Captain James Cook and 'New Wales' John Thomas. We wrap with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

broceliande sur les traces du roi Roy Arthur Et de Ses Chantes

By: Edmond REBILLE

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Spezet, Coop Breizh: 1996

Seller ID: 015108

ISBN: 2909924734

Condition: Fine


Fine.French Language Trade Paperback.156 pp. Brittany: Coop Breizh, 1996. B/W Illus.Color Photos. First Edition. Trade Paperback Excellent color photo filled Arthurian and Myrddin/Merlin literary tour through the Forest of Broceliande and Celtic Brittany. Little known Breton and French Arthurian books are discussed and their associations with Arthur and Merlin and Morgan Le fay. French text Large Trade Paperback Great shape, clean.pages. NOT a Library books. Even if you do not read French the color photos of Broceliande were taken by someone touched by Faerie First Edition. View more info

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Morte Arthure, Or The Death Of Arthur Edited

By: Edmund Brock Edited From Robert Thornton's MS.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, N Trubner A New Edition, 1871:

Seller ID: 874716856

Condition: Very Good


Original 1871 Very Good Bound in Full Red Leather Handsome Hardcover Red Marbled Endpapers The N.Truber 1871 New Edition with Glossary and improved side notes with summary of the late Medieval English text of Robert Thornton published for Early English Text Society NOT a library copy NO Ownership plates. NO Writing at all.in text, rubbing on the along sides a big rub on cover.(see our photos) But quite handsome. Binding tight. Spine black title patch and six raised bands. Here is Camelot washed to the sea."Hic jacet Arthurus, rex quondam rex que futurus" Arthurian books our passion sin... View more info

A Life of Guto Glyn

By: Edward Arfon Rees

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Wales, Y Lolfa: 2008

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 6556

ISBN: 086243971X

Condition: Fine


Fine First Welsh Edition. Clean 310 pp.Pages Tight Binding. Both a Biography and a study of the Celtic Culture of Tudor Wales. A good deal of late Medieval Welsh Arthurian lore here. Political life with England at the door 309 pp Clean NOT a library copy. Since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before packing First Edition. View more info

The life of John Leland (the first English antiquary) with extensive notes and a bibliography of his works, including those in ms.

By: Edward Burton

Price: $37.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Yale University Library: 2010

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017040

ISBN: 1454637951

Condition: Fine


Fine.Paperback. First Thus.Beautiful decorative heading illustration Clean Modern Facsimile 31 pp.Reprint of the 1896 Edition No Writing. NOT a library copy. There is precious little on this brave traveler and literary historian who attempted to keep what fragments of Camelot still shined in the soul and libraries of Britain. He had a very public battle with Polydore over the veracity of Geoffrey of Monmouth.. Here is a useful little bio and list of his works in William Morris like layout. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur A Casebook Hardcover

By: Edward Donald Kennedy Edited

Price: $69.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Garland: 1996

Edition: First U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 013933

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Garland, 1996. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First U.S.Edition. 8vo. Fine Clean Collectible Hardcover Excellent condition NOT a library book. Premier Arthurian essay series. This has 15 essays by different scholars. i.e. Fanni Bogdanow, Elspeth Kennedy, Raymond Thompson, James P.Carley, John Leland and Polydore "The Battle of the Books" Much more. Collectible condition hardcover.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Half Magic Hardcover

By: Edward Eager

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Harcourt Brace & World: 1982

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 009584

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Harcourt Brace & World, 1982. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Mylar Protected Near Fine Not Price Cut Dust Jacket. The jacket has very tiny rub on spine. Children who read E.Nesbit go back in time to the court of Arthur, Guinevere, and Merlin, Handsome cover and b/w illus.Great shape internally clean and fine. too.Handsome. Great gift for young adult.. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Bear Of Britain Original 1944 Hardcover

By: Edward Frankland

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1944

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 014144

Condition: Good


London: Macdonald, 1944. Book. Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Rare original 1944 Hardcover Clean pages NOT a library book. Arthurian historical novel written during World War II in Britain and reflects Winston Churchill's belief that the Nazis were the new Saxons and Arthur fought the First Battle of Britain" The front cover has serious fading on blue hardcover.The back cover is fine but the front cover really faded Else good tight binding Internally clean. The cover fade makes this rare Arthurian historical novel a great deal. First Edition. View more info

Arthur The Bear of Britain Epic Battles and Legendary Romance

By: Edward Frankland

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Green Knight Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015150

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A.: Green Knight Publishing, 1998. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Strong colorful illustration on cover of this classic historical Dark Age novel of the Dark Ages Leader of Battles King Arthur. Much like "Sword At Sunset". Great unread condition. No markings. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper. View more info

The True Legend Of Saint Dunstan And The Devil: Showing How The Horse-Shoe Came To Be A Charm Against Witchcraft With Illustrations By George Cruikshank Original 1871 Hardcover

By: Edward G.Flight

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London:, Bell and Daldy: 1871

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 005677

Condition: Good+


London:: Bell and Daldy, 1871. Book. Illus. by George Cruikshank John Thompson Engraved. Good+. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1877 Decorative Brown Hardcover. Good+, light wear bright. NOT a library copy. Clean Pages cover several small age bubbles and some fade spots. Bright gilt cover titles. Horseshoe and Dunstan on brown cloth cover, This Victorian text tells a west country folklore tale explaining how Saint Dunstan of Glastonbury beat the Devil with the protective use of the horse shoe. With beautiful b/w drawings by George Cruikshank. Engraved b... View more info