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Tain Bo Cuailnge The Maynooth Manuscript

By: N/A

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies,: 1980

Edition: second Irish Edition

Seller ID: 66894

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Clean 94 pp. Irish Gaelic Language No English Pristine hardcover and clean pages and Fine t Dust jacket NOT a library copy Celtic books since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

The Chieftains The Greatest Exponents Of Irish Traditional Music Their New Album "Chieftains 5" Mounted Promotional Poster

By: 2' X 34 Poster Color Musical Instrument Portrait

Price: $55.00

Publisher: California, Island Records Aer Lingus: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016365

Condition: Good+


California: Island Records Aer Lingus, 1984. Book. Good+. Stiff Card Covers. 1st Edition. Atlas Folio - over 23 - 25" tall. Rare Original Chieftains 5' Mounted Promotional Poster.The Master Irish traditional Band "The Chieftains". Here is the Famous album cover photo of Chieftains 5 in a promotional poster by Island Records, Aer Lingus, and Paddy Moloney. The picture is one of the best arranged photos ever made of Irish traditional instruments, really any ins... View more info

The Interpreters Hardcover

By: A. E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Macmillan: 1922

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 010315

Condition: Very Good


England: Macmillan, 1922. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good First English Edition Hardcover No writing in text. A Macdonald College Library Bookplate on front end paper says 'withdrawn' on it. That is the ONLY library marking anywhere! Irish poet Theosophical vision painter of Fairies on walls and the father of the dairy Co-op, who supposedly President D, Franklin Roosevelt brought A.E. to America to teach a... View more info

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 stud... 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

A History Of Rannoch

By: A.D.Cunningham

Price: $21.31

Publisher: Scotland, A.D.Cunningham: 2004

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 013905

Condition: Fine


Scotland: A.D.Cunningham, 2004. Book. Fine. Paperback. 5th or later Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition B/W Illus Printed, Published and bound in Rannoch Scotland this 76pp.Scottish history focuses on aspects of Rannoch from Roman invasion to William Wallace and Robert Bruce and the Robertsons and the Fea Corrie and the Fiery Cross the 45 and after. B/w line drawings. Great condition and equally great reading of the Bruce and Wallace NOT a librar... View more info

Aspects Of Celtic Mythology by A.G.Van Hamel

By: A.G.Van Hamel

Price: $79.00

Publisher: England, Proceedings of the British Academy: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017156

Condition: Very Good


England: Proceedings of the British Academy, 1934. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Very Good Original bound into Hardcover Clean Pages NOT a library copy. Cover fading with some fading. NO writing in text.. The Sir John Rhys Memorial Lecture. Very important study of mythical place of youth in Irish and Welsh 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... View more info

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Heroic Romances Of Ireland Two Volume Hardcover Set

By: A.H. Leahy

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Lemma: 1974

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005671

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Lemma, 1974. Book. Very Good+.Clean Hardcovers. First American Edition. 8vo. Two Hardcover Volumes. First 1974 Lemma Black Cloth With Green and Silver Title Patch on spine. Hardcover Reprints. Great shape! NOT library copy. Excellent anthology of translations of the Ulster cycle as well as lesser known Medieval Irish sagas, "The Apparition of the Great Queen to Cuchulain"."Mac Datho's Boar" 161 pp. 196 pp. Two black and green hardcovers. . First... View more info

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Heroic Romances Of Ireland Translated Into English Prose And Verse In Two Volumes Original 1905 Hardcover Set

By: A.H. Leahy

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1905

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 015801

Condition: Very Good


Original 1905 Very Good Two Volume.Hardcover.Set London: David Nutt, 1905.First English Edition. 8vo Original 1905 and 1906 David Nutt Hardcover First Editions. NOT library books Vol.1.197pp. and Vol.2. 161pp. Celtic La Tene designs of green original hardcovers.Very Good clean inside and out. Gaelic inscription on blank end paper. A little foxing and a little age fading one volume a bit darker than the other. Titles clear on spine and covers NOT library books. Transl... 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

The Roman Villa In Britain Hardcover

By: A.L.F.Rivet

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Praeger: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011611

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Free of writing in text. NOT a library book. Color and B/W Plates U.S.A.: Praeger, 1969. Book. First American Edition. Excellent look at Celtic agriculture preceding the Roman Villa and the change that became Roman Britain examines furniture interior decoration. The background and political backdrop to the age of ArthurLight rubs and small chip on dust jacket else very good and nicely mylared 293pp. plates. F... 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 ... View more info

The Middle Scots Poets

By: A.M. Kinghorn

Price: $17.00

Publisher: England, York Medieval Texts: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007092

Condition: Very Good


England: York Medieval Texts, 1970. Book. Very Good.Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Very Good Clean and tight binding. Mild crease in back cover A little bit of pencil. Else solid.Tight binding. NOT a library book. Eleven Middle Scots texts, not often seen notes, glossary.. First Edition. 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 coll... 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... 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... 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... View more info

Treasures Of Ireland Irish Pagan And Early Christian Art Hardcover

By: A.T.Lucas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016437

Condition: Fine


New York: Viking, 1973. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Clean Pages Free Of Writing No Underlines NOT a library book. Filled with gold jewelry bowls, Druid lunulas, gold Tara and County Cavan brooches with precious gems all showed in bright color proves how rich a country Ireland was in the Bronze and Christian age. Silver chalices, and bronze swords with swirling moving... View more info

Les Celte et Les Germains

By: A.Varagnac R.Derolez

Price: $13.20

Publisher: France, Bloud & Gay: 1965

Edition: First French Editon

Seller ID: 012001

Condition: Very Good


France: Bloud & Gay, 1965. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First French Editon. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback B/W Illustrated. NOT a library copy.Gaulish Gods and Celtic artifacts you seldom see. NOT a library book. Great photo of Gaulish Oppidum of Alesia from the air and the ceremonial straight road leading to Celtic fort.German and Celtic Gods interaction. Good solid shape. Published in France.. French text.. First Edition. View more info

The Bird The Beast & Fishes Tail

By: A.W.Spacey

Price: $12.57

Publisher: Cornwall, Dyllansow Truran: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008798

Condition: Fine


Cornwall: Dyllansow Truran, 1985. Book. Fine. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback First Cornish Edition. Insights into Celtic Animal symbolism, it's meaning and it's use in Celtic design.Here as it relates to Cornish language and Cornwall. Each of the 29pp.has an original b/w Celtic design and a description of it's meaning. Made in Cornwall. Clean fine condition. NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

Israelites in Erin First Edition Hardcover

By: Abby Bender

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Syracuse New York, Syracuse University Press: 2015

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 017257

Condition: Fine


Syracuse New York: Syracuse University Press, 2015. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible First Edition Clean NOT a library copy. NOT a remainderThe Book of Invasions, Geoffrey Keating, Annals of the Four Masters, James Joyce all saw Israel and the Exodus as an integral part of the development of the Gael and Eire herself. Stated First Edition Syracuse University Press with numbers beginning with "1". ... View more info

The Old English In Ireland Hardcover

By: Aidan Clarke

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Cornell Univ.Press: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013592

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Cornell Univ.Press, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original First Edition Hardcover Very hard to find Original Edition. Except for numbers blackened out on spine the library markings are minimal, no pocket. No writing or underlines. No pocket in rear. Front cover stamped and end paper plate 'Episcopal Theological School Bookplate' In Memory of Stanley Cunningham" Blue Cloth hardcover clean ... View more info

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Gaelic Folk-Tales and Mediaeval Romances

By: Alan Bruford

Price: $184.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Folklore Of Ireland Society: 1969

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 015609

Condition: Very Good+


Original Very Good+ First Irish Edition Red Hardcover with Black Title Patch and Gilt Titles Very Good+ Dust Jacket Ireland: UnClipped. The Folklore Of Ireland Society,1969.First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Red Cloth and Red Dust Jacket with Celtic knots Rare NOT a library copy. NOT Price cut. Shanachie tales.Finn McCool Eachtra, Sidhe folk, etc. The nativist inner Ireland shines here in this rare classic study of Celtic Religion surviving in living... 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

Inner Celtia

By: Alan Richardson and David Annwn

Price: $19.12

Publisher: England, Capall Bann: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010501

ISBN: 1898307520

Condition: Fine


England: Capall Bann, 1996. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback First Edition. Near Fine. Clean pages NOT a library book.Deep Immram with Pytheas Journey into the inner dimensions of Celtic consciousness through the Goddess of sovereign presence. Pretty amazing book. 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

Legends of Scottish Saints: Readings, Hymns and Prayers for the Commemorations of Scottish Saints in the Aberdeen Breviary

By: Alan [Editor] Macquarrie

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Four Courts Press: 2012-11

Seller ID: 016360

ISBN: 1846823323

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. This 16th Century Scottish Latin book is seeing translation for the first time. Latin with English facing.Arthurian era Saints.Scotland, Ireland, Wales. Three Geese In Flight over 40 years offering Celtic studies and packing books in brown paper to protect and respect the jacket of the book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Scotland & the Crusades, 1095-1560

By: Alan. A. MacQuarrie; MacQuarrie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Hyperion Books: December 1996

Seller ID: 015654

ISBN: 0859764451

Condition: Fine


Scotland: John Donald, 1997. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback. Clean Not a library book. Excellent history and Gaelic Poetry of the Scottish Templars and other Knights in the Crusades. It also has Scottish Gaelic poetry written by knights and holy men traveling in Judea with translation into English. Great book! Clean too Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books Since 1977 selling Irish and Scottish history wrapp... View more info