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Green Man: The Archetype of Our Oneness with the Earth

By: William Anderson

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Harpersanfrancisco: 1990-12

Seller ID: 013945

ISBN: 0062500759

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Trade Paperback.England: Harper Collins, 1990. First English Edition. 8vo Fine study of the 'Green man', the face in the frost, the life in the spring. as was the Green man, in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Many Illustrations. Large Trade paperback. Clean 176 pp. Illustrated pages.NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

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Guy Of Warwick

By: William B.Todd Edited

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Univ of Texas: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006489

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylared Dust Jacket.NOT A Library copy. First.Edition. Price Intact. U. S. A.: Univ of Texas, 1968. First American Edition. A more beautiful Illustrated edition and translation of this great Medieval classic would be hard to come by. Besides the Text The editor examines Guy of Warwick in relation to' King Arthur' Wrapping in brown paper to protecy jacket before packing since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Camden's Wales. Being the Welsh Chapters Taken from Edmund Gibson's Revised & Enlarged Edition of William Camden's Britannia.

By: William Camden; Edmund Gibson; etc.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Carmarthen, Rampart P., Carmarthen: 1984

Seller ID: 90037

ISBN: 0946102031

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Pristine Copy Limited Edition 500 Copies Red Leatherette 95 pp. Gilt Titles and Border design on spine and cover. Handsome Large Fold out maps of Wales by Robert Morden. Really fine job of devotion in the printing, and binding by Rampart Press of Carmarthen Wales. Really fine copy as well of this tour of Celtic tribal place names, Roman Latin inscriptions, and Welsh Megaliths. First Edition. View more info

The Squyr Of Lowe Degre A Middle English Metrical Romance Edited In All The Extant Forms With Introduction, Notes, And Glossary Original 1904 Hardcover

By: William Edward Mead Edited

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Co.: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005799

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition.Boston: Ginn & Co., 1904. Book. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1904 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Tight clean light rubs at top and slight bottom of spine. Clean pages, tight binding. NOT a library book. First Edition. A lesser known Middle English verse romance. Including introduction, notes and glossary, and text. Beautiful gilt animal Germanic style knot on the green front hardcover and spine. Signatures on first free end paper..No writing in text.Handsome copy Since 1977 We wrap first in brown paper to protect cover. First Edition. View more info

History of England from the First Invasion By Julius Caesar to the Accession of Victoria in Eighteen Hundred and Thirty-Seven Original 1846 Edition

By: William Grimshaw

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Grigg & Elliot: 1846

Seller ID: 012071

Condition: Fair+


Philadelphia: Grigg & Elliot, 1846. Book. Illus. by B/W Frontis Drawing. Fair+. Full-Leather. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original Philadelphia 1846 Edition Popular history of England from the Romans on through, Vortigern Hengest and Horsa on Full Leather. Used in early American schools. Unusual in that the Celtic Britons and the Silures are resisting Roman oppression and calls 'Mona' the Druid isle, 'Sacred ground' Fair+ Binding shot book itself very good. One inch chip in lower spine. Front board detached and missing. Rear board present and attached. Internally book in clean v... View more info

The Crown and the Tower: The Legend of Richard III

By: William H. Snyder

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sea Cliff New York, Richard III Society: 1981

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008987

Condition: Very Good


Sea Cliff New York: Richard III Society, 1981. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback Fascinating study of this controversial claimant and the era he lived actually published by the "Richard III Society" which interestingly enough is on Long Island in New York. Nicely done as well. A few rubs on back or cover else excellent. Clean inside. Not a library book. First Edition. View more info

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Saint George And The Dragon The Limited Editions Club Hardcover

By: William H.G. Kingston

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.S.A, The Limited Editons Club: 1949

Edition: Limited/Numbered First Edition

Seller ID: 010694

Condition: Fine


Collectible Near Fine Limited/Numbered First Edition.Hardcover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. First 1949 Edition NOT a library copy. Folio Beautiful Color illustrated Folio Edition of Saint George and the Dragon. Amazing dragon fighting here. Exciting illustrated colors leap off the page at you. Tall with a red cross shield and helmet on the linen cover stands out nicely. Large Folio size Hand numbered 626 in a limited edition of twenty five hundred. Retold in a mythic Tolkien like style. Great condition Handsome present. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977 offering mythic book... View more info

The Taill Of Rauf Coilyear A Scottish Metrical Romance Of The Fifteenth Century First Edition 1903 Hardcover

By: William Hand Browne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, Johns Hopkins: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005939

Condition: Very Good


Baltimore::Johns Hopkins Press, 1903.Very Good Clean 163 pp..Hardcover. First Edition. Original 1903 First Hardcover Edition. A Scottish metrical romance of the Fifteenth Century with Scots. Blind Harry, Wallace, Glossary. Clean handsome brown 1903 Cloth.Gilt titling. Solid clean A little shaken with separation in rear gutter board of the back cover, else Very good Shelf handling only. Pages clean. NOT a library copy. Early John Hopkins Press publication First Edition. View more info

The Cave Church Of Paul The Hermit Hardcover

By: William Lyster

Price: $80.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Yale University: 2008

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014501

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: Yale University, 2008. Book. Near Fine Hardcover.Near Fine Dust Jacket First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition Large Quarto Volume in excellent condition. Color and b/w illus. photos, maps. Window into the early Coptic and Syrian Christianity of the Desert Fathers. Fine color pages of the monastic wall paintings as well as the architecture of this ancient Egyptian monastery. The wall paintings look like illuminated manuscript pages. A huge Medieval Coptic Christian treasure book. Academic history too. Clean great shape. NOT a library copy. Extra p... View more info

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The Ill-framed Knight A Skeptical Inquiry Into the Identity Of Sir Thomas Malory

By: William Matthews

Price: $27.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ.of California: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005825

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Mylar protected Dust jacket, Clean NOT a library book.The only reason Dust Jacket is Near Fine instead of Fine is because it is price clipped else excellent. Many wonderful illustrations Univ.of California, 1966. First Edition. 8vo A critical investigation into the question, "Who was Sir Thomas Malory?" With notes and index, clean great condition. Packing with care since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Arthuriana Volume 7 Number 1 Spring 1997 Special Issue William Matthews on Caxton And Malory

By: William Matthews Robert L. Kindrick Michelle R. Crepeau

Price: $12.88

Publisher: U.S.A., International Arthurian Society: 1997

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015339

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: International Arthurian Society, 1997. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Brown Arthurian Society cover with gilt logo of Sword in Stone Clean pristine condition, Comparisons between Winchester and Caxton In depth study of Caxton and the printing of Morte D'Arthur plus book reviews166pp. Three Geese In Flight selling what we love. First Edition. View more info

The Water of the Wondrous Isles

By: William Morris

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Ballantine Books: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010132

ISBN: 0742654648

Condition: Good


U.S.A: Ballantine Books, 1971. Book. Good. Mass Market Paperback. First American Edition. Ballantine Unicorn Fantasy Mass Market Paperback. Good Light Wear Tight. First American Edition. Wonderful Gervasio Gallardo cover on this Unicorn Head Ballantine fantasy by William Morris.Except for some typical page yellowing and small crease, and closed tear on edge of cover and a small jacket chip at top of cover this is nice. Great classic in the Fantasy revival of the 'sixties' thanks to J.R.R. Tolkien. 366pp. NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

The Well at the World's End Vols.II William Morris

By: William Morris Lin Carter

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Ballantine Books: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010122

Condition: Very Good+


U.S.A: Ballantine Books, 1970. Book. Very Good+. Mass Market Paperback. First American Edition. Great story by one of the fathers of the medieval fantasy. Very good shape.Vols.II only. Great covers by Gervasio Gallardo. 242pp. First Ballantine Unicorn Adult Fantasy Very hard to find this fabulous series that was published in response to J.R.R.Tolkien in this good shape and First Stated editon.. First Edition. View more info

The Journal of the William Morris Society Volume XII Number 3 Autumn 1997 A Meeting with William Morris

By: William Morris Society Nicholas Salmon Helen Thomas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A, William Morris Society: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010542

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: William Morris Society, 1997. Book. Fine. Stiff Card Covers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Yellow Card Covers. Fine Collectible Condition. Clean Pages First English Edition. Great William Morris articles. "MacDonald, Morris and the 'Retreat' " Nicholas Salmon "A Meeting With William Morris" Helen Thomas "The Road to Nowhere:Morris, Utopia, and Global Climate Change" Dennis Bartels. Seven more. 55pp.Also Book reviews NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Art And Literature Studies In Relationship Edited By Egon Verheyen

By: William S. Heckscher

Price: $21.85

Publisher: Germany, Duke University Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008121

Condition: Very Good


Germany: Duke University Press, 1985. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback. First Edition. Clean Pages. No Underlines .Not a Library Copy. Numerous essays by this brilliant German academic. "Renaissance Emblems" "Some emblem books in Princeton Library" "Albert Einstein" "Shakespeare And His Nest of Clay" "Sturm and Drang" On Shakespeare and Francis Bacon and points out a hidden Latin phrase in Stanley Kubrick's film 'Spartacus'! "Relics of Pagan Antiquity in Mediaeval Settings... View more info

The Anatomy of Love

By: William T. H. Jackson

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1971

Seller ID: 65

ISBN: 0231035047

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Hardcover and Very Good Dust+ Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a Library book.Columbia University Press, 1971. First American Edition. 8vo Scholarly study of the young lovers and their medieval German poets who made people cry with their tale. Since 1977 wrapping our books first in brown paper to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Buried London: Mithras To The Middle Ages

By: William Thomson Hill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix House Ltd,: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 738

Condition: Good


London: Phoenix House Ltd,, 1955. Book. Good. Hardcover.No dust jacket. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good Hardcover Tight Binding No Writing No Underlines in Text. Residue where the dust jacket flaps had been pasted down and removed. NO library numbers or anything. First English Edition. Mithras, Gnostic, Gog, Magog, Celtic and Pagan remains beneath London., Illustrated by 40 Plates,14 Maps.Really fascinating book on the 'Londinum' before and during the Romans. One of the few books to examine Mithra's among the Roman Britons The cult of Mithra in the age of Arthur. Goo... View more info

The Stavelot Triptych Mosan Art And The Legend Of The True Cross

By: William Voelkle Charles Ryskamp

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, The Pierpont Morgan Library: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015105

Condition: Very Good+


New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1980. Book. Illus. by Color and b/w Catalog. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Very Good+ Full Color History, Study and Catalog of Legend of The True Cross in the Pierpont Morgan Library Printed On Creme Handmade paper 45pp. and 48 Full Color and b/w full page Exhibition plates and photos of Manuscript and medieval gold enameled Stavelot Tripytch Mossan Art. Very good+ clean condition NOT a library copy. Since 1977 We wrap first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

The Knight on the Bridge Hardcover

By: William Watson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, London: Chatto & Windus,: 1982

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005782

ISBN: 0701126353

Condition: Very Good


London: London: Chatto & Windus, , 1982. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket Elizabethan Scottish novel. Clean NOT a library book either. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Three Romances: Love Stories from Camelot Retold

By: Winifred Rosen

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Distributed By Random House: 1981

Seller ID: 012933

ISBN: 0394845099

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a library book. only light shelf wear. First American Edition U. S. A.: Knopf, 1981B/W. Illus. by Paul O. Zelinsky. . 8vo . Here are three flowing romantic retellings of Arthurian romance. 'Merlin and Niniane, Enid and Geraint, Gawain and Dame Ragnell Beautifully retold with large illus. Great gift from a lover to a lover of Camelot.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Mediaeval Handbook Of Gynecology And Midwifery Irish Texts Fasciculus V Original 1934 Edition

By: Winifred Wulff Edited J.Fraser P.Grosjean S.J. and J.G.O' Keeffe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Sheed & Ward: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015039

Condition: Near Fine


London: Sheed & Ward, 1934. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1934 Edition IRISH TEXTS FASCICULUS V Irish Gaelic Original First Edition Brown Card stock Academic binding. Near Fine condition, Clean pages, no writing. Binding tight.100pp. A Medieval Irish Handbook of Gynecology And Midwifery Irish Gaelic text written in 1352 of Gynecology and Midwifery also Galen. NOT a library book. Irish text. English introduction.Since 1977 we wrap all our Celtic studies books first in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info

The Bayeux Tapestry Monument to a Norman Triumph

By: Wolfgang Grape

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Munich, Prestel Publishing: May 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013069

ISBN: 3791313657

Condition: Fine


Germany: Prestel, 1994.Fine.Clean Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Large European Color Trade Paperback Clean pages NOT a library copy.Excellent Detailed pictorial study and historical text Fine Color illustrated Edition Of the Bayeux Tapestry. Full page and close up photos fine color detail frame by frame examination of weapons, battle styles, the theories of the origin and provenance discussed. Norman and Saxon and Germanic dark Age warrior art and jewelry pieces. Great clean! 174 pp.Large layout First English language Edition. Great book on the Bayeu... View more info

Les Cavaliers Du Bout Du Monde (The Knights at The End of The World)

By: Yann Brekilien

Price: $18.00

Publisher: France, Le Rocher: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005282

ISBN: 2268009289

Condition: Fine


France: Le Rocher, 1990. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Large Trade Paperback Fine Condition First Edition. French text. Clean pages. Decorative cover. Historical Celtic novel set in Dark age Brittany. NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

Kabbalah Tradition of Hidden Knowledge

By: Z'ev ben Shinnon Halevi

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016324

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Thames & Hudson, 1991. Book. Illus. by 127 illustrations, 14 in color. Fine. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Color Illustration Filled Guide to the Hebrew Kabbalah. Deep View into the Book of Splendor and the other books of Kabbalah. Concise description clear. Beautiful and helpful in understanding and growth. Great clean condition. NOT a library book,. View more info