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Bristol And It's Adjoining Counties Hardcover and Dust Jacket

By: C.M. MacInnes and W.F.Whittard

Price: $38.00

Publisher: England, British Association for the Advancement of Science: 1955

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 007616

Condition: Fine


England: British Association for the Advancement of Science, 1955. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Fine1955 Hardcover with Fine Mylared Dust Jacket. Fold out Plans Maps Clean pages NOT a library book. Study of the history of Bristol and the west country of Somerset, Devon Britain. From Roman times to Arthurian era Dumnonia into the later Middle ages and seafaring port of Bristol during the discovery of America by Bristol men. Geology of the area with fold outs as well Fold out diagrams. Great shape book and mylared protected jacket. ... View more info

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Ictis and Avallon Why Joseph of Arimathea Chose Glastonbury (Paperback)

By: C.R. Davey Biggs {Author)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: England, A.R. Mowbray: 1933

Edition: First English Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66798

Condition: Good+


Original 1933 First Edition 46 pp. NOT a library copy. NO underlines Inscribed on cover by what appears presentation copy from Glastonbury author Rev. Lewis in 1944 A bit of cover soiling inside clean and tight. Great discussion of Joseph of Arimathea and the Tin Isles! Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Carnarvon Castle Official Guide with Fold Out Plan of the Castle First Edition

By: C.R.Peers

Price: $13.80

Publisher: London, H.M.Office of Works: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012181

Condition: Very Good


London: H.M.Office of Works, 1930. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Condition. Original Blue Card Stock Covers Sewn in Signatures. Wonderful 38pp illustrated history and guide to the medieval Carnarvon castle. Concise history of Medieval Wales and the changing fortunes of the Welsh and Norman. Great large frame able foldout Castle schematic of the works and the inner and outer battlements B/W illus as well. Light aging wear, tiny hole in card cover else good, pages clean and free of writing or underflines. tight and nice.. F... View more info

Of Other Worlds: Essays and Stories

By: C.S. Lewis

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Orlando, Florida, U.s.a., Harvest Books: 1975

Seller ID: 014125

ISBN: 0156678977

Condition: Good+


Good+ Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo Trade Paperback NOT a Library book. Collection of Science Fiction, Stories And Fantasy essays by the great C.S. Lewis. Along with J.R.R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, Dorothy Sayers, Owen Barfield and others they formed the 'Inklings' Here are the stories they would have heard C.S. Lewis tell. First Edition. Trade Paperback.Rubs and non lethal crack in spine. Internally clean, binding tight and NO writing or underlines NOT library copy..Good First Edition Reading copy. First Edition. View more info

The Shorter Cambridge Medieval History Two Volume. Hardcover Set Book 1 & 2

By: C.W. Previte-Orton

Price: $55.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006129

ISBN: 0521059933

Condition: Fine


Two Fine Clean Collectible Condition First English Edition.Hardcovers with Near Fine Mylar Protected Price clipped Dust Jackets England: Cambridge University Press , 1952. 8vo. Illustrated each volume is over 600 pages! NO Jacket chips. The section on English Knight Templars is fabulous useful 2 Vols. Complete two vol. medieval library. Great condition. Clean pages. NOT library copies.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Story of Mediaeval Britain Told in Pictures Over 500 Illustrations

By: C.W.Airne

Price: $19.12

Publisher: Manchester, Manchester: Sankey,Hudson & Co.: 1910

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 007946

Condition: Good,light Wear


Manchester: Manchester: Sankey,Hudson & Co., 1910. Book. Good,light Wear. Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Wraps. Good, light Wear. First English Edition. Over 500 b/w English medieval illustrations that are in the public domain. Interesting 62pp booklet from c.1910 of castles, knights weapons all small and easily reproduced.. First Edition. View more info

Smaointe Beatha Chriost ar an Meditationes Vitae Christi Hardcover

By: Cainneach O Maonaigh

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007652

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: First Irish Edition 1944.Edition Book. Very Good. 395 pp. Hardcover. First Edition. l. Original 1944 Hardcover after the 15th century edition. The "Imitation of Christ" done into Irish Gaelic Very Good condition A little shelf wear slight rubbing binding tight, clean pages.NO book plates NO writing. NOT a library book. Gaelic translation of these Christian classic inspirational works. Frontis Facsimile Plate.Irish Gaelic. Three Geese In Flight wrapping our Celtic studies book first in brown paper since 1977. First Edition. View more info

Bricriu, Guaire, Lughaidh Mac Con Original 1915 Hardcover Plus Ephemera 1915 Irish Newspaper Clippings on Author Canon O' Leary

By: Canon O' Leary (Ua Laogaire)

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Irish Book Company: 1915

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 008450

Condition: Very Good+


The Irish Book Company, 1915. Book. Very Good+. Thick Blue Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1915 Hardcover Three important Medieval Irish Gaelic tales from Celtic Mythology and early Irish history. 'Fled Bricrend', 'Imtheacht Na Trom-dhaimhe' and 'Cath Muige Mucrime 'Edited and Bound in one volume translated into modern Irish by Canon O'Leary. English introduction to each tales with Gaelic and English notes and glossary to each separate tale. each has a nice English chapter summary as well.Clean Collectible Condition 476 pp. NOT a library copy.... View more info

The Rule Of Saint Benedict Translated With An Introduction By Cardinal Gasquet The Medieval Library Hardcover

By: Cardinal Gasquet

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cooper Square Medieval Library: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 008948

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Cooper Square Medieval Library, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover Clean pages NOT a library copy.Medieval Library series edited by Israel Gollancz. Great classic of Dark age Europe written at the fall of the Roman empire these monastic rules are a window into the Soul of early Medieval Europe. Handsome and tight. Facsimile reprint by Cooper Square back in the days when reprints were real books. Clean NOT a library book . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Painting Book Illumination in the British Isles 600-800

By: Carl Adam Johan Nordenfalk

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller Inc: August 1995

Seller ID: 009578

ISBN: 0807608262

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine.126 pp.Trade Paperback.. 8vo Fine Large Trade Paperback. Here Full Color Plates of well known and lesser known Celtic, and Anglo-Saxon illuminated manuscripts are represented in this great collection with description, text and history. Fine clean condition. NOT a library book. View more info

Hunting, Hawking,Shooting illustrated In a catalogue of books, manuscripts, prints and drawings Volume IV Hardcover

By: Carl Franz Georg Richard Schwerdt

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Germany, Georg Olms Verlag: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015757

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover. First Edition Thus. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine Germany: Georg Olms Verlag, 1985.Handsome Clean NO writing NO book plates NOT a library copy. Hardcover Like New Beautiful Green Hardcover One Volume Gilt Cover and gilt Spine Title Patch 260 pp. First Thus. 116 b/w Plates Manuscripts, Autographs, Paintings, Many Prints of Hunting Dogs and hunting scenes,Even Kangaroo hunt! Lithography. An example of fine modern German 1985 First reprinting of the English 1935 original edition, This is Vol. IV. Handsome collectible treasure to look through to dream of the hunt Firs... View more info

Synagogues of Europe: Architecture, History, Meaning (Architectural History Foundation Book)

By: Carol Herselle Krinsky

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Ma, U.s.a., The Mit Press: 1985

Seller ID: 015036

ISBN: 0262110970

Condition: Fine


Fine.Hardcover With Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Massachusetts: MIT Press, 1985. Book.. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Fine Collectible Hardcover With Fine Dust Jacket. Clean interior. NOT a library book. At once both academic and sacred. Here we find plans, drawings and history of the wooden Synagogues of Eastern Europe as well as the geometric designed temples of reform Germany. Pages of destroyed, and protected holy houses of worship of those that still remain. Rare in fine hardcover and dust jacket in this excellent clean handsome condition. NOT a libr... View more info

The Northumbrian Renaissance A Study In The Transmission Of Style Hardcover

By: Carol L.Neuman De Vegvar

Price: $26.39

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

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 115

Condition: Very Good+


U.S.A.: Susquehanna University Press, 1987. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket. Not Price Clipped Clean pages NOT a library book clean free of underlines. Early Medieval Northumbria. This fine scholar's works are always filled with new perspectives to discover. Large hardcover. Very good shape both book and jacket. Three Geese In Flight 35 years wrapping first in brown paper to protect the book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Mediecine & Society In Later Medieval England

By: Carole Rawcliffe

Price: $15.84

Publisher: England, Sandpiper Books: 1999

Edition: Second English Editon

Seller ID: 012466

Condition: Near Fine


England: Sandpiper Books, 1999. Book. Near Fine. Cloth. Second English Editon. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Here we see medieval woman healers and herbalists in the illuminated manuscripts as well as the tools and herbs the surgeons and leeches used. Great text about the men and women who healed in the castle and the hovels,in battlefield and birth. Great color plates. 239pp.Like new.. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Holy Grail Hardcover

By: Carter Scott

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Spain, Endimat Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016511

Condition: Very Good+


Spain: Endimat Books, 2004. Book. Very Good+ Clean Hardcover.Very Good+ Price clipped Dust Jacket 1st Edition. 8vo Spanish Grail Myth Cathar Neo Fascist Julius Evola Oriented Dualist Interpretation. B/W Illustrations. Clean no writing NOT a library book. Symbolist drawings. Interesting English language study printed in Spain.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

King & Raven

By: Cary James

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Tor Books: 1995

Seller ID: 005208

ISBN: 0312858701

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT Price Clipped.Clean pages,U.S.A.: Tor, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo free of writing. NOT a library copy. Arthurian intense adventure novel.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

WELSH COURTING CUSTOMS

By: CATRIN STEVENS

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, Gomer Press: 1993

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 6690

ISBN: 0863836585

Condition: Fine


Fine First Welsh Edition Collectible 189 pp. Trade Paperback Clean Like New. Superb Welsh Folklore on love and customs Beyond 'Lovespoons' which are here. Even putting milk on bread on 'Coetan Arthur' Arthur's stone for one's true love to appear. Great illustrations old and new. Serious folklore work. Great notes and bibliography. Medieval color manuscript page on cover of creative courting by a young woman. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 packed well First Edition. View more info

Dr. John Davies of Mallwyd Welsh Renaissance Scholar

By: Ceri Davies

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: September 15, 2004

Seller ID: 017206

ISBN: 0708318746

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. NOT a remainder copy.Ten essays by fine scholars on the Welsh Renaissance scholar John Davies and his work on the Welsh bible translation, the Welsh language and the bardic class i.e. "The Praise of Poets: John Davies and the B Eight more. B/W Facsimile Frontis and B/W Vernacular Architectural Illustration " and Daniel Huws "John Davies and his Manuscripts" Fine condition..We wrap with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Welsh Manuscripts and English Manuscripts in Wales An Index Of Images In English Manuscripts From the Time of Chaucer To Henry VIII

By: Ceridwen Lloyd-Morgan

Price: $79.00

Publisher: London, Brepols Publishers: 2011

Seller ID: 66725

ISBN: 1905375816

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Large Quarto Trade Paperback 128 pp B/W Plates First Edition. NOT a library copy. Research tool of English and Welsh Illustrated Medieval Manuscripts in Wales by this great Welsh scholar. The kicker for me is there is a medieval Illustration of a long haired Myrddon (Merlin) with hands in 'teaching gesture' to Gwrtheneu'!! and another showing a "Sword in the Stone with Buckler" Little seen!! Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Legend and Celtic studies since 1977 and devoted customer service First Edition. View more info

The English Folk-Play

By: Chambers E.K.

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford Univ.Press: 1933

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 005280

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover. Oxford Univ.Press,1933.First English Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good Clean condition. . Classic study and text of Medieval mystery and folk plays."Ampleforth Play" The Sword Dance""The Morris Dance"'Jack of Lent" More Clean pages Original collectible First Edition. Spine a bit sun faded else pages clean, one old unobtrusive 1933 library patch on lower spine plus one small set of numbers of table of content else clean. No writing No pocket No book plates Clean and nice.. First Edition. View more info

An Arthurian Dictionary

By: Charles and Ruth Moorman Preface Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008321

ISBN: 0878050841

Condition: Very Good+


Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi, 1978. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean Trade Paperback. First Edition. Concise Academic Guide to the Knights and Ladies of King Arthur's Camelot True First Edition. Clean NOT a library book. Handy guide. First Edition. View more info

Gweithiau Iolo Goch: Gyda Nodiadau Hanesyddol A Beirniadol Original Hardcover

By: Charles Ashton

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Wales, Caxton Press: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015545

Condition: Very Good


Wales: Caxton Press, 1896. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Original 1896 Red Hardcover Thick 691pp. Volume Excellent Condition. Clean pages, tight binding. NOT a library book. English Preface Text in Welsh. Comprehensive collection of Bardic praise of Owain Glydawr, warrior and founder of Welsh Universities! Complete with notes. Welsh text, Handsome clean pages. Gilt titling on spine and cover. NOT a library book. . First Edition. View more info

Precis de L'Histoire De France Original 1840 1/4 Red Leather Hardcover Edition

By: Charles Cayx

Price: $39.00

Publisher: France, Chez Louis Colas, Libraire: 1840

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007633

Condition: Good+


France: Chez Louis Colas, Libraire, 1840. Book. Good+. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original French Quarter Leather. Good+ Comprenant L'Histoire de France depuis les temps les plus anciens jusqu'a la mort de Charles VII Good+..Quarter Red leather Spine. Marble boards. Bottom edge of spine some loss. . Marbled board have white patches rubbed. Gilt Spine Marble endpapers Tight binding. Clean internally. History of Celtic Gaul through Clovis and the Late Middle Ages to Charles VII. French text. NOT a library book Handsome. Dust jacket present. View more info

Essays In Cornish History Original Hardcover and Dust Jacket

By: Charles Henderson Edited A.L. Rowse and M.I.Henderson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Truro Cornwall, D.Bradford Barton Ltd: 1963

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 010190

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket .Second Edition Fine Cornish essays by this great scholar "Archangel Saint Michael" and his Church dedications in Cornwall to The 'Knockers" (Cave Fairies) and their relation to Jewish tin miners and the Fairies.'St.Ives' 'Twelve Men's Moor''Cornish Crosses After Langdon's Day' Sixteenth century 'Cornish Bells' dust jacket soiling but bright in it's Mylar. the book is really in tight very nice clean condition. Price clipped. Tight binding NOT a library book Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 packed with respect ... View more info

The Meroure Of Wysdome Composed For The Use Of James IV. King of Scots A.D.1490 By Johannes De Irlandia Vol. 1 Original 1926 Quarter Leather Hardcover

By: Charles Macpherson Edited

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Williiam Blackwood: 1926

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 009046

Condition: Very Good


Edinburgh: Williiam Blackwood, 1926. Book. Very Good.Original Hardcover. First Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. SALE Handsome Original 1926 1/4 Red Leather Hardcover Deep Green Cloth Scottish Text Society Volume of Middle Scots composed 1490 for James IV King of Scotland. Diplomatic edition with scholarly introduction. Some rubs on leather but this very attractive quarter leather bound volume is in tight Very Good internally very clean shape, gold tiling and stripe.232pp A primary text. NOT a Library copy. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies packed with respect sinc... View more info

A Knyght There Was The Evolution of the Knight in Literature Hardcover

By: Charles Moorman

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Kentucky Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006872

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket in Brodart Protective Jacket Both Excellent Clean Condition. Not Price Clipped U.S.A.: University of Kentucky Press, 1967. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Scholar's Library book plate on first paste down. Previous owner's signature on preliminary page. Crisp and clean. Excellent study of knighthood and it's Arthurian examples as the ideal. The difference between Gawain and Lancelot for instance and Chretien De Troyes's vision of knighthood as opposed to Malory.Three Geese In Flight 40 years offering Arthurian bo... View more info

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The Book of Kyng Arthur The Unity of Malory's Morte Darthur

By: Charles Moorman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Kentucky Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90015

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First Edition Hardcover Very Good price cut Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy NO Writing 101 pp. One of the 'greats' in Malory and Arthurian scholarship here. Very good both book and jacket! NO signature NO bookplates. See our photo. Three Geese in Flight passionate about Arthur's Camelot since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Lionhearted A Story About The Jews In Medieval England Hardcover

By: Charles Reznikoff

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, JPS: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016401

Condition: Near Fine


Philadelphia: JPS, 1966. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover Clean Free Of Writing or Marks. NOT a Library cop. First American Edition. Historical novel set in Medieval York and London England in the time of King John and Richard the Lionheart. Jewish danger, bravery and Holy Devotion in the era of Richard the Lionheart, NOT a library book, Clean free of underlines. First Edition. View more info

The Morte Darthur By Sir Thomas Malory An Abridgment Hardcover

By: Charles Richard Sanders Charles Ward Edited Sir Thomas Malory

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U. S. A., F.S.Crofts: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006034

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Green Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. U. S. A.:F.S.Crofts, 1940.Green Hardcover Very Good Clean pages. No writing in text. No book plates. Pencil notes on rear end paper else Very clean.Tight Binding No Jacket. NOT a library book. First U.S.Edition Really nice tight abridged edition of Caxton's Sir Thomas Malory.Morte D'Arthur Modern spelling, introduction.but reads wonderfully! Text and Introduction.214 pp. Hardcover Green cloth "Then Sir Lancelot beheld his son and had great joy of him." Camelot shines from the battlements here. Wonderful... View more info

Icelandic Sagas, Eddas, And Art Treasures Illustrating The Greatest Medieval Literary Heritage Of Northern Europe

By: Charles Ryskamp

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Iceland, The Pierpont Morgan Library: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008966

Condition: Near Fine


Iceland: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1982. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Brilliant study and illustrated exhibition of Medieval Icelandic manuscripts from Runic inscriptions to printed editions of the Prose Eddas. Written by Icelandic scholars for exhibition in New York at the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York 84 pp. Wonderful b/w Illus.of other Sagas. Trade paperback Very good shape.NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info