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A Translation of Dante's Eleven Letters With Explanatory Notes And Historical Comments Edited George Rice Carpenter ORIGINAL 1892 EDITION

By: Charles Sterrett Latham Edited George Rice Carpenter

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1892

Edition: First U.S Edition

Seller ID: 013932

Condition: Near Very Good


Near Very Good.Clean 284 pp. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1892. Ex-Library. Hardcover. First U.S Edition. 12mo tall. Original 1892 Edition Hardcover This is the First Edition of this hard to find book of Dante's letters. It is rebound in library binding. It has the ex-library pocket. Near Very Good.Clean pages some chipping to genealogy foldout 284pp. Good clean working copy library copy at great price. tight binding. No writing in text. No underlines. First Edition. View more info

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Early English Christian Poetry Translated into Alliterative Verse Hardcover

By: Charles W.Kennedy

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Hollis And Carter: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 457

Condition: Fine


London: Hollis And Carter, 1952. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Near Very Good Dust Jacket. A few very small jacket chips. Wonderful Medieval design dust jacket First English Edition. Excellent anthology of early Anglo-Saxon Monastic Christian poetry. Early Angel lore 'Harrowing of Hell' NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Beowulf The Oldest English Epic Translated Into Alliterative Verse Hardcover

By: Charles W.Kennedy

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Oxford, oxfoed University Press: 1968

Edition: Fifteenth American Edition

Seller ID: 015724

Condition: Very Good


Oxford: University Press, 1968. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. Fifteenth American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A nice working copy only NOT a library copy. Beowulf translated by Charles W.Kennedy. No underlines but a few marks and comments in text. Reads with excitement as well as scholarship, always a great desired combination. Test glossary Modern English translation Word hoard and spear deeds Dust jacket present. View more info

The Legend of the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus in the South English Legendary Offprint Reprinted From Studies In Language And Literature in Honour of Margaret Schlauch Inscribed and Signed Plus Type Written Letter

By: Charlotte D'Evelyn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Poland, Poland: 1906

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 016171

Condition: Fine


Poland: Poland, 1906. Book. Fine. Soft cover. Inscribed by Author(s). 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. The Legend of the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus in the South English Legendary Offprint Reprinted From Studies In Language And Literature in Honour of Margaret Schlauch Inscribed and signed. Includes Type Written Letter and Polish Publishers letter. Fine clean condition. View more info

The Round Table Arthur A Conversation Between Two Knights Of The Round Table Club Hardcover

By: Chas.W. Berry Albert C.R.Carter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1930

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 013710

Condition: Good+


Very Good Original 1928 Hardcover Quarter Red Moroccan Leather And Marbled Boards. Limited to 525 copies Handmade Paper. Raised bands and dark leather title patch and marbled boards. Handmade paper. Deep dark brooding Woodcuts by Catherine Donaldson make this Morte D'Arthur a treasure from Merlin's tower. Foxing on rear blank end paper and some rubbing along the red leather and board edges unassuming archival tape on a few pages only slightly distract from the rugged but aristocratic beauty of this Arthurian volume. B/W illustrations clean pages. NOT a library book. Since 1977 we pack our Arth... View more info

An Arthurian Reverie Original Hardcover

By: Chas.W.Berry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: England, Chas.W.Berry: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006964

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Clean pages NOT a library book.Wonderfully devotion to Caxton and Malory and Morte Arthur. illustrated by Howard Pyle like B/W Arthurian Drawings. Many great drawings of Arthurian battles, jousts and medieval women.Sections of 'Arthurian legend in Italy', and 'Arthurian legend on Spanish Peninsular' Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps each book carefully.in brown paper before shipping. First Edition. View more info

Perceval; or, The Story of the Grail

By: Chretien de Troyes Translated By Ruth Harwood Cline

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Athens, Ga, University Of Georgia Press: 1985-10

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 66753

ISBN: 0820308129

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library copy NO writing in text 247 pp. Ruth Harwood Cline English Verse Translation of the French Holy Grail Arthurian Romance of Chretien de Troyes with it's Celtic and Hebrew Mystical underpinnings. Near fine tight bright and clean. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian romance since 1977 We wrap with care and our famous five star customer service View more info

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Perceval Le Gallois Ou Le Conte Du Graal Mis En Francais Moderne

By: Chretien De Troyes Edited Lucien Foulet Preface De Mario Roques

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, A.G.Nizet: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005464

Condition: Very Good+


Paris: A.G.Nizet, 1972. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Designs. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good+. NO Writing NOT a library book. French Language B/W Drawings. Clean attractive layout. Chretien De Troyes in French, the way it hears close to the heart. Clean pages. Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Arthurian books and Celtic as one We wrap first in paper. First Edition. View more info

Lancelot, the Knight of the Cart (Records of Civilization, Sources and Studies ; No. 97)

By: Chretien de Troyes, Deborah Webster Roberts (Translator), W.T.H. Jackson (Introduction)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U.s.a., Columbia Univ Pr: 1984

Seller ID: 013534

ISBN: 0231058632

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback Clean 122 pp NOT a library copy. NO writing NO signatures of owners U. S. A.: Columbia University Press, 1984. 8vo. Trade Paperback Clean Condition.Wonderful translation of Chretien's poem about Lancelot and Guinevere into modern prose for ease of storytelling. Puts you into the story without verse's slowing filter yet still feels like you are hearing the tale in a castle.Text, Intro.notes. Arthurian books wrapped well with Five Star customer service since 1977 View more info

The Quest for the Grail: Arthurian Legend in British Art 1840-1920

By: Christine Poulson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, St. Martin's Press: 1999-02

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716917

ISBN: 0719055377

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback Color Illustrations 268 pp. Very subdued library copy. NO Pocket NO writing in book some Withdrawn stamps of front endpaper and on leading edge of outside paper, else clean.Chapter "The Grail and the Occult" etc. Many little known paintings including James Archer. First Edition. View more info

The Passing OF Arthur New Essays In Arthurian Tradition Hardcover

By: Christopher Baswell William Sharpe

Price: $42.00

Publisher: England, Garland: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014355

Condition: Very Good


England: Garland, 1988. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover Garland Black Cloth gilt titling Very Good Clean spine and boards, tight binding. University library rubber stamped and end paper numbers only. Pages clean and NO library pocket. NO spine numbers 14 great Arthurian essays here on Arthur's survival. Sheila Fisher on Morgan Le Fay in Gawaine. Another 'The King's Sin the Origins of David-Arthur Parallel' Also Arthur's Survival in 'Avalon, Arthurian Art, Arthurian women, more. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Structure Of Medieval Society

By: Christopher Brooke

Price: $15.30

Publisher: U.S.A., McGraw Hill: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010628

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: McGraw Hill, 1971. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket Concise handsomely Color illustrated guide to medieval Europe. and the society that held it together. Beautiful color dust jacket facsimile painting. Very nice shape.Price clipped Clean NOT a library copy. Medieval streets, castles etc stained glass. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Reign of Arthur: From History to Legend

By: Christopher Gidlow

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Thrupp, Glos., The History Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66767

ISBN: 0750934182

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First English Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy Jacket price intact 268 pp.Text Many Plates Photos. One of the most refreshing study of the historical Arthur. Thankfully he does not say who it is but he does say who was in the Welsh bardic tales. Excellent look at Culhwch and Olwen and Arthur's family and In Spoils of Annwn etc. Very worthwhile without the naivety or opposite the cynicism . Fine First Edition collectible shape. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian books with a passion since 1977 happily copied but still not us. Dust jacket present. Fi... View more info

Le Chateau Fort Des Films Transparents Hardcover

By: Claude Et Denise Millet

Price: $25.00

Publisher: France, Mes Premieres Decouvertes: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009903

Condition: Fine


France: Mes Premieres Decouvertes, 1990. Book. Illus. by Claude Et Denise Millet. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Clean Decorative Hardcover Boards. First French Edition. Des Film Transparents Wonderful little guide to life and war inside a French medieval castle, le cuisine et la chambre 12 Color Pages with Clear Transparent Plastic to Pull Over to Add Views Inside the Castle. Awesome Like New NOT a library book.. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur Country in Cornwall: In Search of the Real Arthur

By: Clive Gunnell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bodmin, Bossiney Books: 1979

Seller ID: 011830

ISBN: 0906456215

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition.Trade Paperback. Cornwall: Bossiney Books, 1979. Book. 1st Edition. 8vo Trade Paperback B/W Photos Clean,104 pp.b/w photos. Tight Binding Fine condition. NOT a library book.An illustrated guides to the places in Cornwall that King Arthur knew. Great b/w photos. Plus a great clear headed essay on the validity of the historical Arthur by Colin Wilson author of the iconic "Mind Parasites" . First Edition. View more info

The English Mediaeval Town

By: Colin Platt

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd: 1986

Seller ID: 016522

ISBN: 0436375516

Condition: Fine


Secke, 1986. Book. Fine Clean Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. Fine Trade 219 pp. Paperback. B/W Illustrations. Maps. Drawings. Photos Focused study of a Medieval town from the Urban landscape to the Market to the daily food distribution. Clean pages NOT a library book. Comprehensive in it's focus on daily life . View more info

Romano-British Curse Tablets: The Religious and Spiritual Romanization of Ancient Britain

By: Colleen M. Bradley

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 2011-12

Seller ID: 015789

ISBN: 1463758081

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Trade Paperback 138 pp.Clean. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback B/W Photos. Study of the cursing tablets found in water deposited by Celts and Romans. A overlooked source of Celtic Roman Britain and the magic that united them in a way as nowhere else. Great discussion and translations. Like new. Clean. Not a library book!. First Edition. View more info

The Roman Inscriptions of Britain. Volume II Plus Epigraphic Indexes: Instrumentum Domesticum

By: Collingwood, R. G. and R. P. Wright

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stroud, Published for the Administrators of the Haverfield Bequest By A. Sutton: September 1997

Seller ID: 010263

ISBN: 0862997755

Condition: Very Good


Volume II Instrumentum Domesticum Alan Sutton, 1990. Book. Very Good Hardcover with Dust Jacket Both in Very Good condition NOT price clipped and NOT a library book. First Edition. 4to Great resource for the Roman military physical presence in Celtic Britain. Artifacts and inscriptions, ingots and tesserae, lead sealings. illus. Fold out 'Diplomata' for Roman Auxilia in Britain! Very good condition too.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Wars Of The Bruces Hardcover

By: Colm McNamee

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Scotland, Tuckwell Press: 1998

Edition: Third Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 008802

ISBN: 1898410925

Condition: Very Good


Scotland: Tuckwell Press, 1998. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Maps, Plates. Very Good. Hardcover. Third Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library book. Scottish rebellion in the Medieval wars with England and Ireland. great reading. Excellent condition book and jacket.. Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Queen Of Ireland An Historical Account Of Ireland's Blessed Virgin Original Hardcover

By: Concannon Mrs.Thomas

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Dublin, M.H.Gill: 1938

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 008571

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: M.H.Gill, 1938. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo . Original Blue 1938 Irish Hardcover Edition Clean Pages Except for a small crunch mark on the bottom of back cover this is in bright shape. Very good clean condition. See photos History of the Virgin Mary in Ireland. Illus Gilt crown on cover. Beautiful thick book. We wrap our books first in brown paper to protect and respect the book. . First Edition. View more info

The Annals of Chonmacnoise

By: Conell Mageoghagan; Denis Murphy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Felinfach, Llanerch Press: May 1993

Seller ID: 6633

ISBN: 0947992995

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Condition Trade Paperback Primary Irish Medieval Annals 393 pp.Translated into Modern English Historical Text Clean NOT a library copy From the Flood to the Tuatha de Dannan to the Viking wars to Strongbow. Translated into English in 1627 and here reprinted in Wales First Thus in 1993 Celtic knots on Front cover. Excellent clean tight condition. A bump at head of spine else like new. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies wrapped with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Mysteries Of The Holy Grail

By: Corine Heline

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New Age Press: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016259

Condition: Near Very Good


U.S.A.: New Age Press, 1973. Book. Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Mystical study of the Holy Grail from a Mystery School Perspective. Published in California in 1973. It is insightful in explaining some of the medieval hidden symbolism of the interior castle. Besides some light shelf wear on cover. Interior clean and the book is very good and tight binding.NO underlines NO plates NOT a library cover. Since 1977 we wrap our Arthurian books first in brown paper. View more info

Scela Cano Meic Gartnain First Irish Edition hardcover

By: D.A.Binchy Edited

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Ireland, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: 1963

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012021

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1963. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Blue Collectible Hardcover Like New. No Jacket Was Ever Issued By Publisher. English intro. Irish text, notes Clean free of writing Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Celtic books in America We wrap first in brown paper to protect your book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dark-Age Britain Studies Presented to E.T.Leeds Hardcover

By: D.B. Hardin Editor Francoise Henry, J.N.L.Myres, C.A.Raleigh Radford, T.C. Lethbridge, R.L.S. Bruce-Mitford

Price: $69.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1956

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 015658

Condition: Very Good


England: Methuen, 1956. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 4to. Hardcover Large black cloth Very good clean, tight binding, No writing, NOT a library book. Great classic of early medieval Britain, Celtic, Viking and Anglo Saxon. Fourteen essays from Celtic heads to Arthurian era coins to Pagan Jutes to Irish enamel R.L.S. Bruce-Mitford jewelry by fourteen great scholars from Francoise Henry, J.N.L.Myres, C.A.Raleigh Radford, T.C. Lethbridge, R.L.S. Bruce-Mitford more. First Edition. View more info

The Nibelungenlied An Interpretative Commentary

By: D.G. Mowatt & Hugh Sacker

Price: $24.58

Publisher: Canada, Univ of Toronto Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006605

Condition: Fine


Canada: Univ of Toronto Press, 1967. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover in Mylar Protected Near Fine Dust Jacket. No writing No underlines NOT a library book A great book to journey into the epic. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Scots and Medieval Arthurian Legend (Arthurian Studies) (Arthurian Studies)

By: D.S.Brewer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, D.S.Brewer: April 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016613

ISBN: 1843840367

Condition: Near Very Good


Near Very Good First Edition Hardcover England: D,S.Brewer, 2005.. 8vo. Twelve Essays On Arthur and Scotland and on Tudor Britain. A few examples "Tartan Arthur" "Where does Britain End?The Reception of Geoffrey of Monmouth in Scotland and Wales" Juliette Wood "Sir Lamwell in Scotland" Priscilla Bawcutt "Lancelot of the Laik: Sources, Genre, Reception" Elizabeth Archibald. "Lancelot of the Laik: and Thomas Hughes "Misfortunes of Arthur" Many more. Near Very Good. Some soiling on covers, the ghost remains of a reoved price sticker on rear cover Tight ... View more info

Selected Poems

By: Dafydd ap Gwilym

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Shannon, Irish University Press: 1971

Seller ID: 1098

ISBN: 0716514001

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Irish University Press, 1971. Book. Fine.45 pp. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo. Fine Irish University Press Facsimile of the Limited Edition Cuala Press. ltd. Numbered ed '9'. Preface by Frank O'Connor Hardcover Linen and Gray hardcover. Two tone colors.Includes opaque outer wrapper with two chips and small The great Welsh medieval poet's work here in English translation with introduction and Preface by Frank O'Connor. A Fine Cuala Press Facsimile Edition by Shannon itself in tan linen and grey hard boards. Handsome collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977. Fi... View more info

The Miracle of Ireland Hardcover

By: Daniel-Rops Editor

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Baltimore: Helicon Press,: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006179

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Baltimore: Helicon Press, , 1959. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. First Edition. NOT a library copy. Great anthology of Irish studies with essays in translation on the Celtic Spirituality of the old Irish Celtic church.Celtic Church in Belgium Beehive huts,Spells,monks in France,Scottish Celtic Church,Celts in Switzerland!Irish Penitentials, Columban, Clean free of writing Nice Dust Jacket price clipped with minimal wear in bright mylar. Celtic Christian spirituality little seen anywhere e... View more info

The Castle Of Chillon Auguste Guignard Tresors De Mon Pays English Language Edition

By: Daniele Lampietti Adapted Into English

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Editions Du Griffon: 1971

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 012688

Condition: Very Good


Switzerland: Editions Du Griffon, 1971. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1971 Exquisite Italian French Medieval Castle on the Roman Road. Fine b/w photos cover every angle of this brilliant castle architecture on the ancient road from Western Gaul on to Rome. English text. Stiff card wrap around covers. 36pp. 12 b/w plates. Except for a touch of soiling on cover this is in tight very good+ shape. Internally clean and bright. English language NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

LA LEGENDE ARTHURIENNE - LE GRAAL ET LA TABLE RONDE : Perceval le gallois ou le conte du graal + Perlesvaus, le haut livre du graal + Merlin et Arthur ; Le Graal et le royaume + Le livre de caradoc + Le chevalier à l'épée + Hunbaut.etc

By: Danielle Regnier-Bohler

Price: $39.00

Publisher: France, ROBERT LAFFONT: 1989

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 008665

ISBN: 2221052595

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Clean Trade Paperback. Sixth Edition. 8vo NOT a library copy Very Good+ Trade Paperback A complete French Arthurian library in one volume.15 different medieval French Arthurian romances all in one volume! A few examples "Perlesvaus, le Haut Livre Graal, Meliador, Le Romance De Jaufre, etc 1134pp.French text.Three Geese in Flight Arthurian books since 1977 View more info