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Shaun and the Boat An Irish Story

By: Anne Molloy

Price: $15.84

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007111

Condition: Fine


New York: Hastings House, 1965. Book. Illus. by Barbara Cooney. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Original Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket Color Illustrated inside by Barbara Cooney. This unusual Irish tale of a young boy, with its beautiful color drawings and a scale drawing of a Curragh by Barbara Cooney, gives an insight into another older Gaelic Galway, including black shawl and red dress. Tinkers, thatched cottages, and way of life very different from that of American children. This is the real deal.NOT a library copy. Dust jacket... View more info

Everyday Life of The Pagan Celts

By: Anne Ross

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, Batsford: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006413

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition Near Fine Hardcover.Very Good + Mylar Protected Dust Jacket 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Collectible Original Cloth Edition. 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 line drawings not in the later remainder editions. we wrap each book in brown paper to protect covers before packing.Three Geese In... View more info

The Human Head In Insular Pagan Celtic Religion Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Vol XCI Offprint Inscribed By the Author Anne Ross

By: Anne Ross

Price: $32.20

Publisher: Scotland, Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Vol XCI: 1958

Edition: 1st Scottish Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 008271

Condition: Very Good


Scotland: Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Vol XCI, 1958. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Scottish Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Gray Academic Paperback binding. Clean. NOT print on demand NOT a library book 55pp. Photos of Carved Celtic Stone Heads. Scholarly essay by this noted scholar on the Spirituality inherent in the many pagan"Celtic Heads" found and on display in Britain. Also 2 b/w photo pages of plates Grey card covers. Inscribed by the author."Miss Dickie From Anne With Love 9.11.60'" This re... View more info

The Life and Death Of A Druid Prince Hardcover

By: Anne Ross

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Princeton Univ.Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 641-

ISBN: 0671695363

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket.First Edition. 176 pp.Princeton Univ.Press, 1989.1st Edition. 8vo . NOT a library book Clean free of writing No underlines. No book plates Illus. Enigmatic archaeological Druid mystery Celtic Studies since 1977 we wrap first in brown craft paper to protect jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Traveller's Guide to Celtic Britain

By: Anne Ross

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., Historical Times Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016043

ISBN: 0918678064

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Decorative Hardcover Clean Condition.This book is excellent is so many way. First it is a travelers how to guide book with directions on how and where to visit the Druid sites, the Holy Wells of Celtic Saint and Triple Goddess. Celtic Hill forts and Pictish Symbol Stones, Scottish King sites, Hebrides Goddess sites Brigantia, the other thing is the author Anne Ross is easily one of the most knowledgeable and respected Archaeologists and author of the book "Pagan Celtic Britain". Great book in every way. Like new NOT a library book First Edition Hardcover B/W Photos .. ... View more info

Folklore of the Scottish Highlands (The Folklore of the British Isles)

By: Anne Ross

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Harpercollins Distribution Services: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66873

ISBN: 0713431628

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Price clipped Dust jacket 174 pp.B/W line drawings NOT a library copy B/W Illus. Anne Ross author of Pagan Celtic Britain grew up in the Highlands and here she teaches the stone lore the Witch lore like few can Academic and an insider Great book on every aspects of Gaelic Scottish Fairy and Witch lore and sea lore. Great clean condition. We offer Celtic Studies since 1977 wrapped in paper to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Magical Quest The Use Of Magic In Arthurian Romance Hardcover

By: Anne Wilson

Price: $59.00

Publisher: England, England: Manchester University Press: 1988

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011492

ISBN: 0719023734

Condition: Fine


England: England: Manchester University Press, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket. First English Edition. A study of "magical logic' at work in French, German, English and Welsh Arthurian romance. Chretien De Troyes and the Gawain author are a major focus. Very hard to find in hardcover like new.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL IRELAND

By: Annette Jocelyn Otway-Ruthven

Price: $37.00

Publisher: New York, N.y., Usa, Palgrave Macmillan: 1980-04

Seller ID: 009517

ISBN: 0312381395

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover. Fine Dust Jacket First American Edition. Not Price Clipped NOT a library book. Clean 454 pp..All aspects of medieval Ireland fold out map of Medieval Ireland included Irish church and it's teachings, the kings and their wars. Introduction by Celtic Church scholar Kathleen Hughes. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies wrap first in brown paper to respect the dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Revue celtique Volume 15 1894

By: Anonymous

Price: $49.00

Publisher: India, 2015

Seller ID: 017163

ISBN: 9789333444736

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition Revue Celtique XV .Irish Gaelic and Some English Complete 502 pp. Gyan India Reprint Books, 2015.First Thus. Includes "The Prose Tales in The Rennes Dindshenchas" is one of the primary texts for the Tuatha De Dannan Here in Irish Gaelic and English translation. This is a 2015 reprint of the whole original 1894 Revue Celtique 15. Beside the 59 pp, of Whitley Stokes Dindshenchas there are also 502.pages on Irish, Breton, Irish, French Celtic Studies on Old Irish, Celtic Spain, Gaulish languages, Tara, so much. in this classic series. NOT a library copy. ... View more info

Adieu To Brittany A Transciption Of Venetic Passages And Toponyms Hardcover

By: Anthony Ambrozic

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Cythera Press: 1999

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 009469

Condition: Fine


Toronto: Cythera Press, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover. Collection of Armorica and Greek inscriptions on stone in the territory of the sea going Veneti in first century Brittany. Amazing resource Inscription in Dura Europos of Celts! Besides the inscriptions are translations and variations. NOT a library book. Great handsome hardcover condition with the inscriptions and definitions. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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

An Solas Dearg

By: Antoine O Flatharta

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ireland, Clio Iar Chonnachta: 1998

Seller ID: 015292

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Clio Iar Chonnachta, 1998. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fine Clean Irish Gaelic Play of life in Connemara Very good clean condition NOT a library copy. View more info

Procedings Of The Second Galician Congress A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia

By: Antonio Carreno Beatrice Waggaman Ellen O. Feinberg

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Spain, Galaxia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014485

Condition: Very Good+


Spain: Galaxia, 1991. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean Trade Paperback. 501pp. A anthology of Academic Essays on Galacia in Spain Some in Spanish Several in English. One on 'A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia' the other on 'Contemporary Pilgrimage to Santiago 'Hard book to find. First Edition. View more info

The Treasure Of The Muleteer And Other Spanish Tales

By: Antonio Jimenez-Landi Translated By Paul Blackburn

Price: $27.32

Publisher: U. S. A., Doubleday: 1974

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005948

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Doubleday, 1974. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.94pp. Great collection of folktales from Medieval Spain.One from "Galicia",the Celtic part of Spain! Also Basque,and from Cataluna ,'St.Martin's Sword".The translator Paul Blackburn is a great American Poet as well. Here the Moors are seen like the Fairies! Hardcover B/W drawings. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Gaelic Literature Surveyed

By: Aodh De Blacam

Price: $32.78

Publisher: Dublin, Talbot Press: 1933

Edition: Second And Revised Edition

Seller ID: 011950

Condition: Very Good+


Dublin: Talbot Press, 1933. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Second And Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover Clean Original Edition. No Jacket. NOT a library copy. Great insight into the Soul of early Irish Gaelic literature. Medieval Irish epic, poetry,the Penal days poets, Fenian, Famine poetry Also Irish Gaelic poetry and prose one never sees in translation. No date c.1933 Tight, clean very good shape except for very small slit in the top of the spine it would be'Fine'. Bright gilt title lettering on spine. Blue original Dublin printing. ThreeGeese In Fli... 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

Manuel De Folklore Francais Contemporain Tome II III IV VI Les Ceremonies Periodiques Cycliques et Saisonnieres Du Berceau A La Tombe Mariage - Funerailles Questionnaires-Provinces Et Pays Bibliographie Methodique Index Des Noms D'Auteurs Index Par Provinces 4 Original French Folklore Vols.

By: Arnold Van Gennep

Price: $87.40

Publisher: Paris, Editions Auguste Picard: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006997

Condition: Fine


Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1937. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Four Original 1937,1938.1940,1953 Academic Trade Paperbacks Four Large Complete Original Volumes. A comprehensive manuel of French folklore, marriage customs, bibliographies of Celtic and European Saints Lives, Holy Wells Bibliographie Methodique Index Des Noms D'Auteurs Index Par Provinces Du Berceau A La Tombe Mariage - Funerailles much more. Four Large French Language Trade Paperbacks. Near Fine Clean collectible condition. Extra postage for set of 4 thick books. First Editio... View more info

Manuel De Folklore Francais Contemporain Les Ceremonies Periodiques Cycliques et Saisonnieres

By: Arnold Van Gennep

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions A.Et J. Picard VI: 1953

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 007291

Condition: Very Good, Tight


Paris: Editions A.Et J. Picard VI, 1953. Book. Very Good, Tight. Trade Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Large Academic books. Ceremonies of Celtic and French seasonal festivals and folk practices. Spells of protection, crops, cattle, folklore. Halloween Large trade paperback French text. First Edition. View more info

Manuel De Folklore Francais Contemporain Tome Premier II Du Berceau A La Tombe Mariage - Funerailles

By: Arnold Van Gennep

Price: $54.63

Publisher: Paris, Editions A.Et J. Picard: 1946

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 006999

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Editions A.Et J. Picard, 1946. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. French Folklore, Original volume. Folklore Francais marraige and funeral customs much more,French text.Large trade paperback. First Edition. View more info

Iwain A Study Of The Origins Of Arthurian Romance Hardcover

By: Arthur C.L. Brown

Price: $33.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Haskell House: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017139

Condition: Very Good


Haskell House, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean pages. NO Book plates. NOT a library copy. NO writing in text. Hint of cover soiling, else clean, tight and nice. No jacket was ever issued. Here as published. Really excellent study of the Celtic Fairy woman beside a fountain, or holy well in Irish, Welsh and the Arthurian legend.and the land and woman as one. The warrior and his Fairy lover. Excellent clean copy. This is the First Edition reprint after the original fragile academic paper copy.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology, Arthuria... 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

Caermarthenshire Notes And Miscellany for South West Wales (Antiquarian,Topographical And Curious) Part 1,2,3,4 VOL.3 Original 1891 Hardcover

By: Arthur Mee Edited

Price: $94.00

Publisher: Caermarthen, Llanelly: 1891

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 013450

Condition: Near Fine


Original 1891.Caermarthenshire:Notes Llanelly, Book.Near Fine. Hardcover. First Welsh Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near Fine Clean Condition Original 1891 Welsh Hardcover Volume. 1-4 Caermarthenshire Notes and Miscellany for South West Wales 127 pp Four parts bound in one green hardcover. Excellent condition. Welsh triple harp, Hebrew in Wales Carmarthen Solomon of Haverford, David ap Gwilym epitaph, French landing at Fishguard..Originals NOT reprints. Handsome Book Plate of the Library Of The Maine Historical Society on first end paper. NO pocket NO numbers on spine. Exc... View more info

Image for The Matter Of Wales Preliminary Volume Original 1913 First Edition

The Matter Of Wales Preliminary Volume Original 1913 First Edition

By: Arthur Owen Vaughan

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Cardiff, The Educational Publishing Co.: 1913

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 6572

Condition: Near Fine


Large Original Red 192 pp. Collectible Hardcover. Blind Stamped Red Dragon on Cover. Gilt Titles on Spine and Front Cover. Clean pages. Tight binding. NOT a library copy. History of the formation of "Cymru" and "Cambria" as names and the kings of Early Medieval and Medieval Wales. Quite a prize copy of this proud book. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies Since 1977 Packing with care and famed customer service. See photo, First Edition. View more info

Celtic Triangle An Exhibition of Works By Young Artists from Ireland, Scotland And Wales

By: Arts Council Of Ireland, Wales, Scotland

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Wales, Welsh Arts Council: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013183

Condition: Good


Wales: Welsh Arts Council, 1970. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Celtic Design Folding Sleeve And Fifteen Separate Works Sleeve Near Very Good Rubs on covers. Very Good clean 15 separate pages.David Crone Robert Ballagh Bob Evans John Selway Selwyn Jones-Hughes Terry Setch Ian McKenzie Smith John Knox Colin Cina Patricia Douthwaite Sean McSweeney Denis g Mcbride are Celtic artists from Scotland,Ireland, and Wales and are represented each by a card stock example of their work with short biography These are in cards stock binder with a Celtic unity kno... View more info

Prehistoric Avebury

By: Aubrey Burl

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 007179

ISBN: 0300023685

Condition: Fine


Fine Large Hardcover with Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT a library book U.S.A.: Yale University Press, 1979. First American Edition. 4to.Great Color illustrations, extensive text and color and b/w illustration and photos throughout The Astronomy of the stones is extraordinarily portrayed with the Megalithic Yard that Burl pioneered. All around good clean shape, a few small chips otherwise excellent condition and bright in it's mylar. Tight binding no writing or underlines.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Proceedings Of The Harvard Celtic Colloquium Volume XIII 1999

By: Barbara Hillers Pamela Hopkins Jerry Hunter Edited J.P.Mallory

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, Harvard University: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016935

Condition: Fine


Massachusetts: Harvard University, 1993. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean NOT a library copy..Original Complete Edition The Harvard Celtic Colloquium Volume XIII, 1999 Fourteen essays i.e."The Archaeology of the Irish Dreamtime J.P. Mallory "Combat Between Foster brothers in Tain Bo Cuailnge" Donna Wong 13 more Clean like new. First Edition. View more info

Proceedings of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium Volume XIII 1993

By: Barbara Hillers, Pamela Hopkins, Jerry Hunter Editors

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Boston, Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1000142

ISBN: 1879095114

Condition: Fine


Department of Celtic Languages and Literature Harvard University.Fine Collectible condition. Twelve Academic Celtic studies essays. Irish Immram study. Banshee lore. Welsh Bardic laws. Fairies, Legal status of Welsh woman, Irish Dreamtime J.P.Mallory, Gundesstrup Cauldron Gaulish language Much more. Clean fine tight condition .NOT a library copy. Fine. We wrap first in brown paper Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Celtic Tales Legends of Tall Warriors and Old Enchantments Hardcover

By: Barbara Leonie Picard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Criterion Books: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008690

Condition: Very Good


New York: Criterion Books, 1964. Book. Illus. by Illustrated By John Galsworthy. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very First Edition Hardcover with Mylar Protected Near Very Good Dust Jacket. Clean pages. NOT a library book. Joyful anthology of Celtic wonder and hero tale with exciting John Galsworthy line drawings. Inspiring for Young Adults or Old Adults. Slight soiling on a few pages and small chips at head and top of Jacket, still tight binding, really quite nice in it's mylar covered dust jacket. NOT a library copy. Excellent reading!. Du... View more info

The pirate queen in search of Grace O'Malley and other legendary women of the sea

By: Barbara Sjoholm

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Emeryville, CA, Seal Press: 2004

Seller ID: 66849

ISBN: 158005109X

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition 355 pp. First Edition. NOT a library copy. Besides Granuaile the author examines the Silkie legend and Cailleach the Sea Goddess in Gaelic and Norse traditions and the churning sea Cauldron of the Hebrides Orkneys, Shetland and the Faroes First Edition. View more info