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Jaufry the Knight & the Fair Brunissende: An Original Twelfth-Century Tale of King Arthur's Day Hardcover and Dust Jacket

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Holiday House: 1935

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6616

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition 124 pp.Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Intact Dust Jacket Clean NO Writing in Text NOT a library copy. B/W drawings John Atherton .Signature on first paste down. Great gift of a lesser known Arthurian romance from the south of France. The Medieval author writes the tale like he really enjoys Arthur and the Round Table and the close proximity to Faerie. Great shape as is Mylar protected dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Romance of Tristan and Isolt (Medieval French texts)

By: -

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Evanston, Northwestern University Press: 1973

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014173

ISBN: 0810104059

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Decorative Hardcover.Translator Norman B. Spector Eugene Vinaver Preface U. S. A.: Northwestern University Press 1973. Book.. First American Edition. 8vo Color Frontis Fine Clean 91 pp.Condition. Fine academic translation of Beroul here the true lovers meet and find their fated end. Preface Eugene Vinaver. NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

A Guide to Welsh Literature Volume 1

By: A. O. H Jarman

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University Of Wales Press: 1992

Seller ID: 66860

ISBN: 0708311431

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Welsh Revised Trade Paperback Edition 302 pp. Clean pages NOT a library copy.B/W illus. Early Welsh Arthurian material and the Book of Taliesin, Aneirin and the Gododdin. The poetry of Llywarch Hen and the prose Mabinogi the Poetry of the Princes. This is Volume 1 in the series. Edited and written by the greatest recent Welsh scholars. Combines scholarship with native inspiration and published in Wales. Clean tight Three Geese In Flight Celtic stud... View more info

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King Arthur's Well, Near Caernarvon, A Chalybeate Spring Also, A Description of British and Druidical Remains

By: A. Wynn Williams

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Wales, H. Humphreys: 1858

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 874716904

Condition: Good+


Good+ Original 1858 Study of "King Arthur's Well" ,it's Welsh history and the medical properties of it's Iron and Mineral water and the Druidical remains around it 68 pp. Drawings, folklore and history.Cover soiling and some pencilling inside. Few of these have survived. Compete and rare Welsh Arthurian. Published H. Humphreys in Caernarvon. Three Geese in Flight Celtic and Arthurian legend since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Kingdom of the Grail

By: A.A.Attanasio

Price: $21.31

Publisher: U.S.A, U.S.A: Harper Collins, 1992: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010469

ISBN: 0060179651

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: U.S.A: Harper Collins, 1992, 1992. Book. Very Good. Cloth. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very special. 494pp.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

An Introduction to Medieval Romance Hardcover

By: A.B.Taylor

Price: $32.20

Publisher: U. S. A., Barnes & Noble: 1969

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 006516

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Barnes & Noble, 1969. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Collectible Hardcover Fine study of Arthurian legend's place in Medieval Romance, 'The Lady of the Lake' and 'Morgan Le Fay' are discussed as is the literature of Merlin among the subjects. The place of Gawaine in French as opposed to English romance is discussed as is Lancelot and Mordred, and if Guinevere is the witting or unwitting lover. Als... View more info

Le Chevalier De La Charrette (Lancelot) Edition Bilingue

By: A.Foulet Karl D.Uitti

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Paris: Classiques Garnier, 1989: 1989

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 008171

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Paris: Classiques Garnier, 1989, 1989. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First French Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First French Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. The great Arthurian romance Lancelot 'The Knight of the Cart" in old French, and modern French facing,notes,commentary,French text.409pp. Good clean tight shape.. First Edition. View more info

Gerald Of Wales His "Itinerary" Through Wales And His "Description" Of The Country And It's People

By: A.G.Prys-Jones Translated

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, George G.Harrap: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007134

Condition: Fine


Fine.Clean Hardcover. London: George G. Harrap, 1955. Book. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine 122 pp.Hardcover Clean Pages NOT a library copy. Translation of ' Extracts of Giraldus Cambrensis' 'Description of Wales' and excerpts 'Itinerary through Wales' Important Medieval eye witness to Welsh history, comments on how to conquer his own country. A man of very divided loyalty. Important window into Medieval Wales Clean interior. Since 1977 we w... View more info

The Roman Villa In Britain Hardcover

By: A.L.F.Rivet

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Praeger: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011611

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Free of writing in text. NOT a library book. Color and B/W Plates U.S.A.: Praeger, 1969. Book. First American Edition. Excellent look at Celtic agriculture preceding the Roman Villa and the change that became Roman Britain examines furniture interior decoration. The background and political backdrop to the age of ArthurLight rubs and small chip on dust jacket else very good and nicely mylared 293pp. plates. F... View more info

Town and Country in Roman Britain

By: A.L.F.Rivet

Price: $16.39

Publisher: England, Hutchinson University Library: 1968

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 013162

Condition: Very Good


England: Hutchinson University Library, 1968. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Fourth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Clean Excellent study of the town and country life in Roman Britain and the social Celtic background that became Celtic Britain. 189pp. Good clean solid shapeNOT a library book. View more info

Tim Murphy Morgan Rifleman and Other Ballads Inscribed By the Author Hardcover

By: A.M.Sullivan

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, The Declan X . McMullen Company: 1947

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 010555

Condition: Near Fine


New York: The Declan X . McMullen Company, 1947. Book. Illus. by Howard S. Zoll. Near Fine. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine First Edition Hardcover with Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Near Very Good. One two inch jacket chip and a few small chips at edges but bright in mylar protected jacket. Wonderful collection of researched ballads about the famous Irish American Rifleman who was the hero of t... View more info

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The Legend Of Merlin An Inaugural Lecture Delivered At University College, Cardiff 10th March, 1959

By: A.O.H. Jarman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wales, University Of Wales Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5256

Condition: Near Fine


Original University of Wales First Edition 31 pp. Scholarly Study of Merlin or Myrddin by the great Welsh Scholar A.O.H. Jarman. Here the theories of his Welsh, Scottish and Irish incarnations are discussed. Uncommon in this Near Fine condition. Signature of previous owner "Maredudd ap Huw C.P.G.C. Bangor MCMXCI" on inside front cover" and except for a hint of one word written in the margin of page ten this First Edition is in "Fine" clean, tight coll... View more info

A Guide to Welsh Literature 1282- C.1550 Vol. 2

By: A.O.H.Jarman and Gwilym Rees Hughes Edited Dafydd Johnston Revised

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 623

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Condition Trade Paperback NO writing NO stickers NOT a library copy. 375 pp. Excellent anthology second in this on going series by the leading Welsh scholars on Welsh Bardic literature. Myrddin poetry, bardic prophecy, Welsh Arthurian literature, and even the fascinating Welsh Tudor Bards "Tudor Aled" Gutun Owain, Dafydd Nanmor Amazing book Even for Prince Madoc fans here is the mention of a 15th C. poem where he is referenced that is rarely discussed... View more info

Romans in Britain : An Anthology of Inscriptions

By: A.R.burns

Price: $24.58

Publisher: U. S. A., University of South Carolina Press: 1969

Edition: First Revised and Expanded Editon

Seller ID: 013719

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: University of South Carolina Press, 1969. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Revised and Expanded Editon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Every aspect of the Roman invasion, occupation, and their personel lives and wars were written down and written somewhere in Roman Britain. Here they are with translation. A great resource of primary documents. Just some of the subjects,Roman Britain Vindolanda Arthurian Mithras Ninth Legion Camulodunum Wroxeter Boudicca ... View more info

Le Morte DArthur Sir Thomas Malory Hardcover

By: A.W. Pollard

Price: $59.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University Books,: 1966

Seller ID: 005477

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Great Big Hardcover. Thick Clean NOT a library copy.U.S.A.: University Books,, 1966. .522 pp. Book.This is the famed A.W.Pollard translation, which came after the Rhys edition. Sturdy handsome .Arthurian books since 1977 wrapped with respect View more info

Finding Merlin The Truth Behind The Legend Of The Great Arthurian Mage Hardcover

By: Adam Ardrey

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Overlook: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015477

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Overlook, 2007. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket in Near Fine Collectible condition. Not Price clipped, no marks A window into early Medieval Scottish border country of Picts, Gaels, and Welsh and Merlin/Myrddin. The different theories are weighed and then the authors...Like new book and jacket.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Changing Face of Arthurian Romance: Essays on Arthurian Prose Romances in memory of Cedric E. Pickford (Arthurian Studies)

By: Adams, Alison (Edited by)/ Diverres, Armel H. (Edited by)/ Stern, Karen (Edited by)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: England, D.S.Brewer: 1986

Seller ID: 014059

ISBN: 0859912272

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Condition Dust Jacket Mylar Protected. NOT a library copy, Clean text price clipped anthology by many of the greats of Arthurian scholarship. Great Arthurian essays on Welsh Grail epic, "Perceval in Wales: Late Medieval Grail Tradition" by Ceridwen Lloyd-Morgan another on Lancelot in Malory, another on Tristan, and another on the Prose Merlin. More Fanni Bogdanow, Espeth Kennedy many more..Here with the rare pink dust jacket in excellent ... View more info

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Gaelic Folk-Tales and Mediaeval Romances

By: Alan Bruford

Price: $184.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Folklore Of Ireland Society: 1969

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 015609

Condition: Very Good+


Original Very Good+ First Irish Edition Red Hardcover with Black Title Patch and Gilt Titles Very Good+ Dust Jacket Ireland: UnClipped. The Folklore Of Ireland Society,1969.First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Red Cloth and Red Dust Jacket with Celtic knots Rare NOT a library copy. NOT Price cut. Shanachie tales.Finn McCool Eachtra, Sidhe folk, etc. The nativist inner Ireland shines here in this rare classic study of Celtic Religion surviving in living... View more info

Elidor

By: Alan Garner

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Henry Z. Walck: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011294

Condition: Very Good-


Very Good-.Hardcover Very Good- Mylar Protected UnClipped Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. U.S.A: Henry Z. Walck,1965.First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fabulous young adult Celtic Arthurian fantasy trilogy with the four Hallows as the book's center. Children move between Other worlds to prevent the 'Wasteland'. Very J.R.R.Tolkien, Susan Cooper war against evil quest like British Young Adult. A little shelf wear to price clipped jacket and b... View more info

Red Shift Hardcover

By: Alan Garner

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Collins: 1973

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 007143

Condition: Very Good


.Very Good Hardcover.Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket England: Collins,1973 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Good+ First English Edition with Mylar Protected Very Good Dust Jacket. This British Fantasy Author's great Welsh, Arthurian Alderley Edge folklore time twist mix had Young Adult Tolkien fans (myself included) seeking his books in the 1970s for good reason. Here is his introspective adult fantasy novel. Very Good shape, pages clean. Light ... View more info

Arthurian Literature by Women: An Anthology (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities)

By: Alan Lupack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Routledge: 1999-05-01

Seller ID: 009140

ISBN: 0815333056

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo Collectible Condition. Clean pages NOT a library book. Garland anthology of Little Known Arthurian Stories, Poetry, Essays, Truly a wealth of little known Arthurian stories and poems, and translations by and about' the women of the Arthurian legend. A real achievement. Like new as well. 'This is truly a 'Cauldron of treasure' to read from. First Edition. View more info

Unknown Gwent by Roderick, Alan

By: Alan Roderick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, Village Publishing: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6691

ISBN: 0946043140

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Tight 110 pp B/W Drawings Welsh Ghosts, Hidden Tunnels, Giants, Gwent is the Welsh home of King Arthur's Caerleon and Gledig sleeing in a cave. Really unknown in here Longinus of the Spear of Destiny fame is supposed to have built a chapel in Chepstow in Gwent.in pennane. First Edition. View more info

Saxon London: An Archaeological Investigation Hardcover

By: Alan Vince

Price: $22.08

Publisher: England, Batsford: 1990

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 007501

Condition: Fine


England: Batsford, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket. Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy. Window into London in the era of King Arthur. Saxon weapons, coins, clothes, stone crosses, more. Clean pages.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Legends of Scottish Saints: Readings, Hymns and Prayers for the Commemorations of Scottish Saints in the Aberdeen Breviary

By: Alan [Editor] Macquarrie

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Four Courts Press: 2012-11

Seller ID: 016360

ISBN: 1846823323

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. This 16th Century Scottish Latin book is seeing translation for the first time. Latin with English facing.Arthurian era Saints.Scotland, Ireland, Wales. Three Geese In Flight over 40 years offering Celtic studies and packing books in brown paper to protect and respect the jacket of the book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Beroul's Romance of Tristran;

By: Alberto Vrvaro

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Manchester, Barnes & Noble: 1972

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006211

ISBN: 0389046493

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover And Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. U.S.A.: Mancherster University Press, 1972.First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. NOT a library copy First American Translation from the Italian. Pages 216 pp. clean, handsome collectible Not price clipped jacket. Great study of Beroul's,'Tristan and Iseult' translated from the Italian. Great condition book and jacket. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Tristania A Journal Devoted To Tristan Studies Volume XVII 1996 HARDCOVER

By: Albrecht Classen and William C.McDonald Edited

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Edwin Mellen Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016714

Condition: Fine


Edwin Mellen Press, 1996. Book. Fine Clean Hardcover. First Edition Fine Condition Black Cloth Complete 181 pp Hardcover Clean pages NOT a library copy.Hardcover No dust jacket ever produced. NO writing in text Eight Arthurian essays on Tristan the lover who drank the blackest sorrow to taste the kindest nectar. Among essays "The southern version of the Prose Tristan The Italo-Iberian Translations and their French Source" James A Schultz "Clothing and Disclos... View more info

Tristania A Journal Devoted To Tristan Studies Volume XVIII1998 A Journal Devoted to Tristan Studies PROLEGOMENA TO A NEW BIOGRAPHY OF GOTTFRIED VON STRASBURG ANDRE DE MANDACH HARDCOVER

By: Albrecht Classen William C.McDonald Edited Molly C.Robinson Allen Deighton Peter Dinzelbacher Andre de Mandach Joan Tasker Grimbert Peter Christensen

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Edwin Mellen Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016715

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: The Edwin Mellen Press, 1998. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Black Cloth Gilt embossed illuminated letter on cover. Clean 136 pp. pages NOT a Library copy.Seven Arthurian essays on the Tristan ans Iselt Among them "Prolegomena to a new biography of Gottfried von Strasburg" Andre de Mandach "Tristan A Story of precarious belonging" Molly C.Robinson Five more essays on Medieval Tristan wall paintings, Ge... View more info

The Grail Movement and American Catholicism, 1940-1975 (Notre Dame Studies in American Catholicism)

By: Alden V. Brown

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, In, University Of Notre Dame Press: 1989-05

Seller ID: 1132

ISBN: 0268010153

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Clean pages. NOT a institution book.University of Notre Dame, 1989. First Edition First Printing. Study of the modern Catholic women's Grail movement and American Catholicism. Clean pages and great collectible condition.Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to respect your book's cover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Darogan: Prophecy, Lament and Absent Heroes in Medieval Welsh Literature

By: Aled Llion Jones

Price: $68.00

Publisher: University Of Wales Press: 2013

Seller ID: 017108

ISBN: 0708326757

Condition: Fine


Fine First Welsh Edition Hardcover Decorative Cover Wales: University of Wales Press, 2013. Book. Fine.317 pp. Hardcover. 8vo .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 to protect cover in transit. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Balor With The Evil Eye Studies In Celtic and French Literature Hardcover Second Edition

By: Alexander Haggerty Krappe

Price: $95.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Norwood Editions: 1973

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 015478

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Norwood Editions, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Norwood Second Edition Hardcover Irish Fomor and Lugh of the Long Arm Original Hardcover1973 Reprint Rare Celtic studies title on Balor and Tuatha De Dannan. Comparative Studies Arthurian Conte de Graal, Arthur and Gorlagon, and Perceval. More study of academic comparative Celtic discussion. Very Good tight binding. Ex-library No writing or... View more info