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The Traveller's Guide To Arthurian Britain A Guide

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Gothic Image: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016520

Condition: Fine


England: Gothic Image, 1997. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean First Edition Trade Paperback NOT a library book. B/W Photo, Map and Drawing filled guide to visiting Arthurian sites in person or on your couch! Perfectly designed to fit in pocket or day bag. The best to travel to Camelot by the father of the Arthurian historical revival. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Merlin: The Prophet and His History

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 016412

ISBN: 0750941499

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped Clean pages NOT library copy First English Edition .B/W Photos Geoffrey Ashe brought a whole generation to King Arthur and Glastonbury's holy hill. Here he does the same for Merlin. More than an introduction but none tell the story better than Geoffrey Ashe Like new First Edition Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Books since 1977 wrapping first in paper before packing. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Discovery of King Arthur

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Anchor Books: 1985

Seller ID: 66794

ISBN: 0385190328

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket 226 pp.This is the true First Edition from the great Geoffrey Ashe in Association with Debrett's Peerage. Like new example. Arthurian books with unmatched customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur, the Dream of a Golden Age (Art & Imagination)

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1990

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66893

ISBN: 0500810354

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First English Edition Large Trade Paperback Clean 96 pp. Color and B/w Illustrated NOT a library copy. The best concise all around look into the Arthurian legend the historical and legendary by a man who brought a lot of people into Camelot. Three Geese in Flight Books Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Kings and Queens of Early Britain

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1982

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716911

ISBN: 041347920X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Intact Price Clean pages. Only flaw several pin holes in jacket on seam barely noticeable otherwise fine in this hard to find true 'First edition" of this look at the mythical kings leading up to King Arthur in Geoffrey of Monmouth 224 pp.We wrap with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Mediaeval Germany 911-1250 Essays by German Historians Hardcover

By: Geoffrey Barraclough

Price: $27.00

Publisher: England, Basil Blackwell: 1948

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 011042

Condition: Very Good+


England: Basil Blackwell, 1948. Book.Very Good Hardcover.Near Fine Dust Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean 305 pp.Very Good+ Hardcover With Near Fine+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Condition NO library markings. Excellent collection of nine serious essays by different German historians on different aspects Medieval Germany.and Franconia Much on the German constitution and the formation of the German state Very good+ shape and jacket.. Dust jacket present. View more info

The History of the Kings of Britain

By: Geoffrey of Monmouth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Digireads.com: 2011-01

Seller ID: 874716941

ISBN: 142094066X

Condition: Fine


Fine Paperback Clean 129 pp. NOT a library copy NO writing NO signatures Geoffrey of Monmouth Edited and in Modern English. The battles of Arthur with the Saxons and the giant hideous rapist read like a modern novel and when they get their uppance from Arthur you want to cheer! Three Geese in Flight Arthurian and Celtic fantasy since 1977 View more info

Stronghold Britain Four Thousand Years of British Fortifications Hardcover

By: Geoffrey Williams

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Sutton: 1999

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 009428

Condition: Near Fine


England: Sutton, 1999 First English Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket collectible condition. Close up photos of stone walls encompassing Celtic Hill forts are among the aspects of this great look at Britain's fortifications from the Neolithic though the Celtic, Saxon,Viking and Norman Castle to the modern Fortifications that protected against a modern Saxon invasion, the World war II era Germans. Great color photos too. Hardcover with great jacket. NOT a library copy Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Landscape of King Arthur

By: Geoffrey; McBride, Simon Ashe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1988

Seller ID: 007736

ISBN: 0805007113

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket.First American Edition NOT Clipped NOT a library copy.NO writing. NO Stickers Guide with Great photos by Simon McBride To the actual living Arthurian historical sites and those related to the Romances you can still visit and hear the ravens and feel King Arthur and the Fairy Otherworld. Outstanding Glastonbury Tor and Cadbury color photos. Many color photos and terrific text by Geoffrey Ashe.Great book to read before you journey there to see past the mist Three Geese In Flight Arthurian legend since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Celtic Bards, Chiefs And Kings First Edition Hardcover

By: George Borrow

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London,, John Murray Publishers: 1828

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6609

Condition: Very Good+


Large Very Good+ Handsome Green Hardcover Stated "First Edition" 367 pp. Clean Pages NOT a library Copy No Writing. Tight binding, no jacket. No writing No underlines. Powerful book by a passionate writer from the Mabinogion, and clear headed discussion of Arthur, Myrddin , Taliesin and in depth window into Tudor bards Also perhaps the most concise support of Prince Madoc or Madog, comparing the anxious family of bard Gronwy Owen worrying of his fate in America like the relations of Prince Madog. Lewis Morris, Ryce Ap Thomas...Much more in this handsome copy. See our photos. Three Gees... View more info

A Glossary Of The Construction Decoration And Use Of Arms And Armor Original 1961 Hardcover

By: George Cameron Stone

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New York, Jack Brussel: 1961

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 013280

Condition: Good-


New York: Jack Brussel, 1961. Book. Good-. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1961 Massive 690pp. Hardcover illustrated Collection of Armor and edged weapons from all over the world. Chain mail, swords, spears from medieval Europe, Samurai armor and Katana blades, many b/w drawings and photos, history, statistics. This is a working copy only. Ex-library markings inside.Good- Clean text. No markings outside. Reinforced tape however. Text clean however.. View more info

Image for Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances Chiefly Written During the Early Part of the Fourteenth Century; To Which Is Prefixed An Historical Introduction, Intended To Illustrate The Rise And Progress of Romantic Composition in France and England  Second Edition In Three Original Volumes SIGNATURE OF ANNE ELLIS WIFE OF GEORGE ELLIS Daughter of Sir Peter Parker

Specimens of Early English Metrical Romances Chiefly Written During the Early Part of the Fourteenth Century; To Which Is Prefixed An Historical Introduction, Intended To Illustrate The Rise And Progress of Romantic Composition in France and England Second Edition In Three Original Volumes SIGNATURE OF ANNE ELLIS WIFE OF GEORGE ELLIS Daughter of Sir Peter Parker

By: George Ellis

Price: $215.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brow: 1811

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 90018

Condition: good+


Collectible Original 1811 Three Volume Set Of Hardcovers SIGNED "ANNE ELLIS" On each preliminary page of all three volumes "Anne Ellis" was wife of Author George Ellis and daughter of Sir Peter Parker (To my fellow Americans, No 'Spiderman' has not been knighted) The hardcovers are in near very good shape. Clean NOT library copies. The front cover of Vol 1 is detached but present and the cover of Volume III is detached but present the rear covers are still attached. VOL.II both covers are fully Attached. Bookplate of Francis Bayley" Except for light rubs the bindings are ni... View more info

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Specimens Of Early English Metrical Romances By George Ellis Middle English Merlin Pt 1 & 2 Morte Arthur Original 1848 Hardcover

By: George Ellis Revised By J.O.Halliwell

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Henry G.Bohn: 1848

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 006926

Condition: Very Good+


London: Henry G.Bohn, 1848. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Original Dark Blue Handsome 1848 Hardcover Edition. Full Color Gilt Frontis. No writing in text. NOT a library book Chromo litho Gilt King Arthur's Round Table. Full page Color Plate,"'Middle English Merlin Pt 1 & 2" "Morte Arthur', 'Guy of Warwick', 'Richard Coer De Lion' 'The Court of King Arthur' Clean condition in and out. Age toning and owners signature on second end paper. No writing or underlines in text.Translations into modern English prose. A one volum... View more info

The Magic of Jewels and Charms

By: George Frederick Kunz

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Mineola, Ny, U.s.a., Dover Publications: 1997

Seller ID: 012875

ISBN: 0486296717

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: Dover, 1997. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Trade Paperback Clean Pages. NOT a library copy. Crystals Diamonds Rubies Sapphires Amulets Spells Turquoise Jade, you name they are in here. Angel lore and the stones associated with them Grail lore, Magic lore, healing spells and amulets of protection associated with stones as well! Illus.Handsome copy beautiful cover First Edition Thus, Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper before shipping. First Edition. View more info

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Annals Of Scotland From The Year 1514 To The Year 1591 Original 1814 Hardcover

By: George Marioreybanks

Price: $169.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Andrew Balfour: 1814

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 013185

Condition: Good+


Original Edinburgh: Andrew Balfour, 1814. Book. Good+.Hardcover. First Scottish Edition. Good+ Edinburgh Hardcover Rare 1814 history of Sixteenth century of Scotland. NOT a library book. Marbled boards binding 62 pp.Titling present on spine. Rubs on boards and bottom spine end. Internally good, tight, page foxing else very good. No writing or marks. Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots. James the First. First Scottish Edition. Rare Scottish source material. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Heloise and Abelard Hardcover

By: George Moore

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Liveright Publishing,: 1945

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 006698

Condition: Very Good


New York: Liveright Publishing,, 1945. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifth Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Hardcover The famed Irish author's historical novel of the two medieval lovers tragic romances. It is all the more tragic because it is true. The letters and writings of Peter Abelard of Brittany survive as do many of Heloise letters as well. Very Good clean condition, no writing or underlines. A drop of shelf wear marks on boards. Nice decorative gold design on spine. romance between two intellectual forbidden medieval lovers. Great story and equal great writ... View more info

The Economic History of Ireland In The Seventeenth Century

By: George O' Brien

Price: $46.92

Publisher: Dublin, Maunsel: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006877

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: Maunsel, 1919. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Original 1919 Hardcover First Irish Edition 1919 In depth history of Gaelic Ireland and the pale during the 1600's, and the economic forces that drove the English conquest and the native Gaels to resist. Very Good+ clean condition. Blue cloth boards, bright gilt titling, collectible clean condition. NOT a library book Thirty Five years wrapping Celtic studies first in brown paper before packing. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

1619 A Preparation to the Psalter Hardcover

By: George Wither

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Burt Franklin: 1967

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007018

Condition: Fine


New York: Burt Franklin, 1967. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Fine Green Hardcover. Folio Like New. NOT a library book. Attractive binding on this huge 1967 facsimile Burt Franklin reprint of the 1884 Spenser Society. B/W Frontis. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Monastic Achievement Library Of Medieval Civilization

By: George Zarnecki Edited Joan Evans And Professor Christopher Brooke

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, McGraw-Hill: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016408

Condition: Very Good


England: McGraw-Hill, 1972. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Red Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Ex-Libray book with pocket removed. Tight binding. No writing or underlines. Excellent color and b/w illustrated history of the western monastic movement. From Judea and Egypt it's influence on Celtic Christianity, Book of Kells, Carolingian reforms, Cluny Pilgrimage roads...Compostela Cistercian templars. Really wonderful intelligent and inspired hardcover and color dust jacketand visually as rich as the holy men's vows were p... View more info

The Legend of Bouvines: War, Religion, and Culture in the Middle Ages

By: Georges Duby

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Univ Of California Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716909

ISBN: 0520062388

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Dust jacket 234 pp. Clean NOT a library copy In depth study of the Battle of Bouvines in Medieval France. Maps ills. Knight Templars Crusades much else. Fine condition book and jacket Since 1977 we wrap with paper first to protect your dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Elidor and the Golden Ball

By: Georgess McHargue

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead: 1973

Seller ID: 341

ISBN: 0396068324

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition Near Fine Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylared protected Dust jacket. Collectible Not Price clipped.Some Cover soiling. But NO chips. New York: Dodds Mead, 1973. Book. Illus. by Emanuel Schongut. First American Edition. First Edition Medieval Welsh Fairy tale of Faerie based on Giraldus Cambrensis. Great Unicorn illustration. Well written older children's tale and adults who like the 'Hobbit' and medieval Celtic Fairy lore. This is the only Young Adult book length version of this wonderful Medieval tale Tylwyth Teg Welsh Fairy Folk and Annwn. Great two tone illustrations. Since 19... View more info

A Guide to Welsh Literature 1530-1700 (Cymru - Guide to Welsh Literature)

By: Geraint Gruffydd

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Wales Press: April 11, 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11042

ISBN: 0708314007

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition. First Welsh Edition 293 pp. Clean pages. NOT a Institution copy NO Writing anywhere in text. Welsh Humanist literature and poetry The end and beginning of Bardic literature Celtic Books our passion since 1977 wrapped with care First Edition. View more info

Degrees of Influence: A Memorial Volume for Glanmor Williams (Hardback)

By: Geraint H. Jenkins, Gareth Elwyn Jones

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 2009-02-09

Seller ID: 6532

ISBN: 0708321178

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Frontis Ten Essays by Leading Welsh Historians of and on the Academic work of the great Welsh historian Glanmor Williams "Reluctant Medievalist "Tudor Historian" NO writing clean text. Remnant of library marking. Clean NO chips in jacket 243 pp. B/W illus. hardcover spine small numbers on jacket and removed pocket. Tight solid clean shape! Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped first in paper to protects dust jacket. First Edition. View more info

Speculum Vol 60 No 4 October 1985 The Last Unpublished Troubadour Songs

By: Gerald A. Bond Speculum

Price: $21.31

Publisher: The Medieval Academy of America, The Mediaeval Academy of America: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006957

Condition: Very Good


The Medieval Academy of America: The Mediaeval Academy of America, 1985. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Complete 213pp Speculum. Vol.60 N0 4 Oct.1985 Clean Pages. NOT a Library copy.Among the essays " Fishing for Sport in Medieval Europe". Medieval Salmon fishing. A study and examples of unknown 'Troubadour Songs' 'Etienne Gibson In Bloomington' More Also review of Alfred P.Smyth 'Warlords and Holy Men' Scotland A.D.80-1000 by R.T.Farrell All together in this issue with many more book reviews. Original Grey card stock wrappers. F... View more info

All Color Book Of Biblical Myths & Mysteries Hardcover

By: Gilbert Thurlow

Price: $21.31

Publisher: London, Octopus: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007133

Condition: Fine


London: Octopus, 1974. Book. Illus. by Color Illustrations. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Hardcover with Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Wonderful medieval stained glass color reproductions, accent this study of the symbolism in Bible Scripture.107 Photographs By Sonia Halliday Great color in the stained glass plates. Wonderfully filled with medieval art. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Bretagne et Bretons

By: Gilles Henry

Price: $18.00

Publisher: France-empire: 2000-01

Seller ID: 012337

ISBN: 2704809054

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Trade Paperback 262 pp., 2000. First French Ed. 8vo Great Encyclopedia of Breton Kings, Writers, Military leaders and queens heroes and heroines, folklorists, sports, much more. B/W photos. Wonderful color photos of large stones at Carnac. French language text. Trade Paperback.Since 1977 We pack carefully. First Edition. View more info

Welsh Reformation Essays Hardcover

By: Glanmor Williams

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 1967

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 013597

Condition: Very Good


Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1967. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Welsh Editiontall. Hardcover Excellent collection of nine essays by the famed Welsh historian Glanmor Williams. "...Celtic Church and the controversy of it's formation. Much on Gildas the 'Wise'. Seven more essays. Elizabethan Wales and the Reformation. Very good shape except for remains of where store sticker has been removed. Clean pages in this ex-library copy. Maroon cloth. Internally clean and tight. Very Worthwhile study. Packing with care since 1977. First Edition. View more info

Religion, Language and Nationality in Wales: Historical Essays

By: Glanmor Williams

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University Of Wales Press: 1979

Seller ID: 015812

ISBN: 0708307027

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback University of Wales, 1979. First Welsh Edition.Near Fine Trade Paperback Clean inside NOT a library book. NO SignaturesTen historical essays by this great Welsh Celtic Studies scholar. Within 252 pp. are essays on the historical Saint David and his relationship to Gildas, Cadoc other Welsh Saints as well as the Norman and Saxon Church as well as several fine essays on Tudor Wales and England and the Welsh dream of America as an 'Avalon'. Great clean shape Since 1977 Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books wrapping your book with care. First Edition. View more info

Welsh Reformation Essays

By: Glanmor Williams

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wales, University Of Wales Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016676

Condition: Very Good


Wales: University Of Wales Press, 1967. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo Very Good Original First Welsh Edition Hardcover with Very Good Dust price cut dust jacket dust. NOT a library copy. Anthology of history essays on Tudor and Elizabethan Wales. Excellent condition as is dust jacket.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Emperor Arthur Hardcover

By: Godfrey Turton

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A, DoubleDay,: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006566

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: DoubleDay,, 1967. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Very Good Stated 'First Edition' Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Some dust jacket spine creases at top of jacket and some light rub wear, else no real chips bright in it's Mylar jacket. Black boards cocked a little. One board leans a little forward. No writing, No underlines. A lesser known Arthurian novels from the 60's. Clean pages, NOT a library book which itself is very uncommon. Handsome purple jacket with knight. Three Geese In Flight offering Art... View more info