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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 studies since 1977 First Edition. 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

A Look At Hywel 's Law Hand Numbered Limited First Edition

By: A.D.Carr Dafydd Jenkins

Price: $18.18

Publisher: Wales, Hendy Gwyn Ar Daf: 1985

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 012203

Condition: Near Fine


Wales: Hendy Gwyn Ar Daf, 1985. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Limited Edition 500 Copies Hand Numbered '446' A 46pp. study with translations of the early medieval Welsh law system of this reformer king. Medieval Welsh illus on cover. NOT a library copy. 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 wrap with the care you deserve. First Edition. View more info

Aspects Of Celtic Mythology by A.G.Van Hamel

By: A.G.Van Hamel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: England, Proceedings of the British Academy: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017156

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original bound into Hardcover Clean Pages NOT a library copy.England: Proceedings of the British Academy, 1934. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Cover fading with some discoloration. NO writing in text.. The Sir John Rhys Memorial Lecture. Very important discussion of what is Celtic mythology by one of the greats of Celtic studies, A.G. Van Hamel. This great Dutch scholar looks at the Tuatha de Dannan, the Mabinogi, the Fenian cycle and the Arthurian legend. Rare to see it bound into hardcover. Celtic studies since 1977. First Edition. View more info

Studies In Stuart Wales Hardcover

By: A.H. Dodd

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009065

Condition: Near Very Good


Wales: University of Wales, 1952. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Red Hardcover Near Very Good No Jacket. First Welsh Edition. Excellent study of 17th century Wales and it's relation with the English Civil war and the subsequent Puritan movement. Seven Chapters i.e. "The Dawn of Party Politics" "Wales And Ireland" "The Glorious Revolution" more. Ex lRadcliffe library markings. White sticker on bottom of spine, and one on cover, NO library pocket, pages clean. No writing in text Tight binding. Important study Since 197... View more info

Hill-Forts Of Britain Hardcover

By: A.H.A. Hogg

Price: $44.00

Publisher: England, Hart-Davis, MacGiggon: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016112

Condition: Very Good+


England: Hart-Davis, MacGiggon, 1975. Book. Very Good+.Hardcover. Very Good+ Dust Jacket 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean Hardcover and Dust Jacket. B/W Photos, drawings, plans, price clipped dust jacket else excellent. Clean NOT a library copy.Great book for the contours and shapes of the Celtic Hill forts. Photos from the air, history really excellent. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Raglan Castle Monmouthshire Ministry Of Works Official Guide Book

By: A.J.Taylor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, Ministry of Works: 1960

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 016129

Condition: Good+


England: Ministry of Works, 1960. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. 5th or later Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Raglan Castle Official Guide Book B/W Illus.B/W Photos Plans Drawings History and Castle Guide Medieval Civil War Up To Modern.Good Clean Condition NOT a library copy. The Cover has a added White Banner that has printed, or typed "Raglan Castle is the setting for Geo. MacDonald's ST.George & ST Michael" . First Edition. View more info

The Famous Druids A Survey Of Three Centuries Of English Literature On the Druids Hardcover

By: A.L.Owen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Oxford: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 009907

Condition: Fine


England: Oxford, 1997. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Unclipped Dust Jacket Like new. No writing NOT a library book. Great overall look at the Druid revival and the British attempt to rediscover what the Roman, both pagan and Christian so sought so hard to eradicate. Like New inside and out. B/W Illustrations. The theories and schools of thought and the books that came out of this. Great Druid bibliography as well. Like new. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect and respect the book'... 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 collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping our Arthurian and Celtic studies in brown paper before packing t... 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 "Deio ab Ieuan Du" Collectible condition View more info

The Romans In Britain An Anthology Of Inscriptions With Translations And A Running Commentary Hardcover

By: A.R. Burn

Price: $30.00

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

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016601

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine.Hardcover. Near Fine Clean Red Hardcover NOT a library copy. Anthology of commentary and Latin text of Celtic Britain. The writings themselves of the workings of the Roman army in Britain and the war on the Silures.193 pp. Latin inscriptions code. Amazing primary resource of Roman wall writings, inscriptions documents translated as well. Clean excellent condition..We wrap first in brown paper to protect the cover View more info

Celtic Language Celtic Culture A Festschrift for Eric P. Hamp

By: A.T.E. Matonis and Daniel F. Melia Edited

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Ford & Bailie: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013785

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Ford & Bailie, 1990. Book. Very Good. Hardcover.Very Good Dust Jacket 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall First American Edition Superb collection of Celtic language studies, great scholar's essays here i.e. 'Poets, Harpers and Women in Early Irish literature" Joan N. Radner Also "Some Celtic Otherworld Terms" Patrick Sims-Williams many more studies on Old Irish,Breton, Scottish Gaelic and Welsh Grammar. 415 pp. Hardcover with dust jacket with Ogam design on cover. Not price clipped. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Welsh Bardic Grammars and the Western Grammatical Tradition Modern Philology Volume 79 Number 2 1982

By: A.T.E. Matonis Gwin J.Kolb Edward W. Rosenheim

Price: $22.08

Publisher: U.S.A., The University of Chicago Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015179

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: The University of Chicago Press, 1981. Book. Very Good. Card Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo. Complete Modern Philology Volume 79 Number 2 1982 Academic study of Welsh Bardic grammar, it's relationship to Latin, it's grammar and structure by this fine well known scholar 25pp.within the complete issue. Not a copy. Complete issue Modern Philology November 1981 issue. Very Good+ Tan Card stock covers.Another essay T.S.Elliot and the Victorians Carol Christ more, Clean good shape NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Life Of St. David

By: A.W. Wade-Evans

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Bibliolife: 2015

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 5265

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback 124 pp. reprint of the 1923 Edition of A.W. Wade Evan's Rhygyvarch's Life of St. David 124 pp. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Besides the translation itself, excellent sixty one pages of academic notes on the Celtic Welsh Saint and Sixth Century Arthurian Britain. View more info

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Vitae Sanctorum Britanniae Et Genealogiae

By: A.W. Wade-Evans

Price: $270.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 1944

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 90048

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Copy of this Original First Edition Lives of the Welsh Saints. Besides these important Medieval Latin texts and English translations the importance of the Welsh Arthurian material in these lives cannot be overstated. 336 pp. Here Clean free of writing. NOT an institution copy. Only marking at all is small ink pad stamped name on first free endpaper, bumped edge of front cover else clean and bright.Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian studies since 1977. 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 shape Arthurian books wrapped first in brown paper since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Castles of Wales

By: Alan Reid

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1973

Seller ID: 451

ISBN: 0540070521

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Hardcover with Very Good+ Dust Jacket NOT price clipped England: George Phillip, 1973 First English Edition. 8vo NO markings Sepia photos of both Welsh and Norman Castles in Gwynedd in North Wales.Powys Brecon Much else Comprehensive yet concise Welsh history and photos story of the castles of Wales, and how to find them.Glossary of Welsh words. NOT a library copy. Wonderful two tone illustration. We wrap with care Dust jacket present. 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

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

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Studies On The Legend Of The Holy Grail With Especial Reference To The Hypothesis Of Its Celtic Origin

By: Alfred Nutt

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Cooper Square Publishers: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 66874

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover 281 pp. A Marandell Boo. NOT a library copy First Thus 1965 Reprint by Cooper Union One of the Original New York City Antiquarian bookshops on book row. This was groundbreaking when it was published in the 19th century as delving into the Celtic Pre-Christian Welsh and Irish Cauldron origins of the Holy Grail. This Handsome Cooper Union Orange Cloth and silver spine titles is in pristine clean tight condition. Only a nice inscription on first free endpaper. No dust jacket was ever issued by the publisher. Important Arthurian Grail study in collectible condition... View more info

Circle of Stones

By: Anna Lee Waldo

Price: $14.20

Publisher: U.S.A., St.Martins Press: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1004

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: St.Martins Press, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover with Dust Jacket Great condition Clean pages Not price clipped. The author of the popular Lewis and Clark Novel 'Sacajawea', which introduced many Americans to the Welsh Indian Prince Madoc story. Here is she explores the Prince Madoc story and the Medieval Welsh in early North America's origins. Collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight Books 35 years introducing the world to Celtic studies and the Arthurian legend as one. NOT a library book. Dust ... View more info

Circle of Stars

By: Anna Lee Waldo

Price: $13.66

Publisher: U.S.A, St.Martins Press: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011477

ISBN: 0312203802

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: St.Martins Press, 2001. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket. Collectible First American Edition. NOT Price Clipped NOT a library book Sequel to Circle of Stones and Prince Madoc and the Welsh Indian myth. This author wrote the wildly popular "Sacajawea" Great condition.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Life of Saint Teilo

By: Anne Lewis

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Lampeter, Llanerch Press: August 1995

Seller ID: 006260

ISBN: 1897853939

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Trade Paperback Wales: Llanerch,, 1995 First Welsh Edition. 8vo Clean, tight binding no writing. 229 pp. Little known historical novel slash discourse based on the Welsh Saints 'Life of Saint Teilo'.Here is a interesting Welsh Arthurian era novel few know is one. Half novel half research scholarship on the Welsh Saints and Pelagius.Journey to Jerusalem All Welsh passion! Large Bibliography, Clean great shape.Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Everyday Life of The Pagan Celts

By: Anne Ross

Price: $38.00

Publisher: England, Batsford: 1970

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 006413

Condition: Near Fine


First English Edition Near Fine Hardcover.Near Very Good + Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Rubs on jacket with loss Half inch remains where a sticker has been else tight and no big chips bright in mylar.. Red hardcover excellent bright spine titles. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. NOT a library book. Illustrated b/w drawings on every page Excellent window into the Druids and pre-Christian life and Spiritual world of the Bronze and Iron Age Celts. Academic and insightful by this scholar whose book on Celtic pre-Christian heads is one of the greats of Celtic studies..Fine extra line drawing... View more info

A Walk Through Wales Hardcover

By: Anthony Hailey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016549

Condition: Near Very Good


1992. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First American Edition Hardcover with Mylar Protected Dust Jacket.Jacket flaps pasted down. Clean Ex-Library copy with NO library envelope and No numbers anywhere. The only way you can know it is a library copy for their is a shadow where the pocket had been and ot the top of the book if you look straight down it says "Albany Public Library." Clean pages, no writing in text. A great travel read if you are going to Wales or bring with you, or read before. Sturdy tight binding, and pasted down mylar jacke... View more info

England And Wales A Traveller's Companion

By: Arnold Fellows

Price: $16.00

Publisher: England, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1964

Seller ID: 009654

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket England: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1964.Clean inside and out. Excellent travel guide to Welsh and English historical culture. Welsh Roman Roads and Border Castles, Church plans, medieval house plans, Roman roads plans, monastic plans, Castles. Handsome wonderful plates of Maiden Castle A bargain and a half. Arthurian and Celtic books since 1977. Dust jacket present. View more info

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On The Independent Character Of The Welsh Owain Signed and Inscribed by Arthur C. L. Brown Original 1912 Edition

By: Arthur C. L. Brown

Price: $185.00

Publisher: 1912

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66882

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Signed and Inscribed Very Good+ Original 1912 Publication of a Very Hard to find 29 page Academic Work on the Welsh "Owain" Fairy Fountain Source material of Celtic Sovereignty Goddess from the Mabinogi by the Great American Celticist Arthur C.L. Brown. This Gray Card stock Offprint was reprinted apparently by Northwestern University which from the Romantic Review. Here Inscribed, signed, and dated 1912 by "A. C. L. Brown" on the cover.First thus. 143-172pp.Clean pages NOT a library copy. NO writing NO marginalia. Binding tight. Some light flaking along leading edg... View more info

Notes-On-Celtic-Cauldrons-Of-Plenty-And-The-Land-Beneath-The-Waves Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge Original Excerpted Essay

By: Arthur C.L. Brown Edited F.N. Robinson and Others

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Boston Ginn and company,: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6516

Condition: Fair+


Original 235-248 pp."Notes-On-Celtic-Cauldrons-Of-Plenty-And-The-Land-Beneath-The-Waves" From the Original 1913 Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge hardcover. NOT reprinted, single 8 pp.copy. Arthur Brown was a champion of the Celtic subtext of much of the Medieval Arthurian legend. Perhaps not as well known as Roger Sherman Loomis who he shared many of the brilliant insights and inherent flaws.The Fairy tradition of the Caer Sidhe (Welsh variant) within the Spoils of Annwn and the four jewels of the Tuatha de Dannan are explored. Dis bound with some p... View more info

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Neolithic Dew Ponds And Cattle Ways Original 1907 Hardcover

By: Arthur John Hubbard George Hubbard

Price: $86.00

Publisher: England, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1907

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 015060

Condition: Very Good


England: Longmans, Green and Co.,Original 1907. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1907 Hardcover B/W Photos. Enlarged Second edition. No Writing or underlines, tight bonding with a few cover fades on green hardcovers, else solid. NOT a library copy. Hardcover Original Edition Study of Neolithic and Bronze age land use and sacred landscape.Use of 'Dew Ponds' for Sacred use. Amazing Photos of the roads made by cattle and the water collecting at Celtic Hill Forts like Maiden castle. Amazing early photos of these roads and water sites a... View more info