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Ireland: Life and Land in Literature

By: William A. Dumbleton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, SUNY: 1984

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 015788

ISBN: 0873957822

Condition: Good-


Good-.Working Copy Trade Paperback.New York: SUNY, 1984. Book. Second American Edition. 8vo 194 pp. Trade Paperback Clean pages.Good- Edge of rear cover creased, small tears, a few pages dog eared else free of writing. NOT a library book. B/W Photos of Irish bogs. Excellent on W.B. Yeats and his Sligo as an entity in his poetry. Clean pages NOT a library copy Good solid working copy. View more info

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Arthurian Romance And Modern Poetry And Music

By: William A. Nitze

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Chicago Illinois U.S.A, The University of Chicago Press: 1940

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6688

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean 101 pp. Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT an institution copy Price intact on dust jacket. Two small sun fade spots on hard cover else internally clean, and tight. Dust Jacket has some chips, but solid and bright in its Mylar jacket. Uncommon to find with dust jacket and Not a institution copy. Blind stamped with Medieval English scholar "Michael H. Means" initials. He wrote "The Consolation Genre in Medieval English Literature" Here Nitze writes on Glastonbury and the Grail he like Cross and Loomis the Celtic sources were of interest "... View more info

Cobbett's Tour In Scotland 1763-1835 Hardcover

By: William Cobbett Edited Daniel Green Foreword Lord Grimond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scotland, Aberdeen University Press: 1984

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 013498

Condition: Fine


Scotland: Aberdeen University Press, 1984 First Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean First Scottish Edition hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a library copy Beautiful full color map of Scotland on the dust jacket cover of this remarkable early nineteenth century journey to the cities and highlands of Scotland by William Cobbett. Foreword by Lord Grimond. Very good nineteenth century Scottish source material. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Gate To Caesar Caesar's Gallic War Book II Original 1891 Hardcover

By: William Collar Julius Caesar

Price: $19.12

Publisher: New York, Ginn And Compamy: 1891

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014009

Condition: Very Good


New York: Ginn And Compamy, 1891. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very Good Old 1891 little Hardcover. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Study Edition of Caesars Gallic war Book II The Belgian League Defeated" Simplified Text Latin text. English grammar studyFrontis. Study notes Etymological Vocabulary Tight binding internally clean. A good deal of fading on the boards. Solid little antique hardcover. Frontis plate of bust of Caesar. Gilt titling on spine. Here be Druids.. First Edition. View more info

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A Japanese Gulliver, Yu-koki-shi Ikoku Kidan Tales of Strange Lands, Tir-Na-Bes A Study of Irish Life and Death, Nationalities Of Ulster And Wales, The Nineteenth Century And After XIX-XX A Monthly Review Original 1913 Hardcover

By: William Crewdson, Yu-Koki-Shi, Lady Edith Blake, Roper Lethbridge

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Spottiswoode & Co: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013640

Condition: Very Good


Original 1913 Hardcover 1634 pp.London: Spottiswoode & Co, 1913. NOT a library book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. The Nineteenth Century And After XIX-XX Excellent condition Original Huge Hardcover Volume.1634pp. collection of 19th century essays and articles including many on Irish subjects 'Nationalities Of Ulster And Wales' and 'Tir-Na-Bes A Study of Irish Life and Death' by Lady Blake Also a essay in English called "A Japanese Gulliver' A study with translation of a 19th century Japanese wonder journey like an Irish Immrama attributed to '... View more info

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The Coronation Stone

By: William F. Skene

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Edmonston & Douglas: 1869

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 874716851

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ First Scottish Edition Dark Brown Cloth Gilt Stamped Throne and Stone of Scone 50 pp. Frontis Sepia Plate two Page Illus. Small single withdrawn stamp on second free endpaper with royal embossed crown on title page.Interesting Paisley Free Library and Museum Plate on rear endpaper. Spine clean with gilt embossed titling. (See photos) No writing in text No underlines. Tight binding. William Skenes study of The Stone of Destiny whose origin runs from Jacobs Pillow to one of the four Treasures of the De-Dannan, to Sacred Celtic Inauguration stone.that screams when a true king steps on ... View more info

Handbook Of Irish Antiquities

By: William F. Wakeman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Studio: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 583

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Illustrated B/W line drawings in this 322 pp. Trade Paperback Second edition of this great classic of Irish Megalithic and Celtic Christian artifacts and Jewwlry. Great Clochans and beehive huts. No writing in text no numbers no book plates Clean View more info

Light from the West: The Irish mission and the emergence of modern Europe

By: William H Marnell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Seabury Press: 1978

Seller ID: 559

ISBN: 0816403899

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket NO Chips. Ireland was spiritually the 'Egypt' of the west. Both in ancient times and again in Christian times. This book opens a window on history that has been closed. This shows the enlightenment teaching of the Celts to all europe. Great shape book and jacket NOT a library book. No writing in the book. Since Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped first in brown paper before shipping! Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The History Of The Celtic Place-Names Of Scotland Being The Rhind Lectures On Archaeology (Expanded) Delivered In 1916 Plus Ephemera type-written Page of a Place Name Conference Excursion in 1976

By: William J. Watson

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Scotland, William Blackwood: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5213

Condition: Near Fine


handsome Blue Hardcover Gilt Spine Tiles Near Fine Condition Inside and Out. Clean Free of Writing Tight NOT a library copy. NO book plates. 558 pp.This History of Place-Names in Scotland is among the most important academic works of Celtic studies in this century.All aspects of Celtic Studies Welsh Saints and the pre-Norman kingdoms, Pictish and Gaelic. River names and their relation to Deities. Early Church names, Dalriada regal names. Plus Ephemera type-written Page of a Place Name Conference Excursion in 1976. A rare copy in such clean tight crisp shape. Since 1977 wrapping in brown paper ... View more info

A Tale Of Two Passes: An Inquiry Into Certain Alpine Literature Hardback

By: William L. Putnam

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Light Technology: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016614

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Light Technology, 2008. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price cut. NOT a library copy. Large clean remarkable that at once captures the ancient Celtic and Roman Alpine spirit energy of the Mont Cenis and Great Saint Bernard Alpine trail passes. The cover has a dragon in the snowy shape of the Alp pass. Earth forces and the Alpine roads mix with ancient history and climbing by a Alpine historian. Uncommon in collectible condition. NOT a library copy. . Dust jacket present. First Editi... View more info

The Hill Road Hardcover First Edition

By: William Mayne

Price: $16.56

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005959

Condition: Good


New York: Dutton, 1969. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. First American Edition Good+ Hardcover and Good Mylar Protected Price clipped dust jacket Dust Jacket with One Inch Chip at top of dust jacket spine.. Stated 'First Edition'. A Celtic Alan Garner like children's time travel tale of mystery set in Britain. William Mayne's book have a magic that brings you to a mist on the hill in Celtic Britain. An all around good copy and jacket. NOT a library copy. No writing in text. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Irish Fireside Hours

By: William O'Brien.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ireland, Dublin: M.H. Gill & Son: 1928

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 97

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Clean Hardcover.Ireland: Dublin: M.H. Gill & Son, 1928. 290 pp. Book. Second Enlarged Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Original 1928 Hardcover. Tales and reminiscences, gun running, the Gaelic language, old Irish classic Gilt titling on hardcover. Clean pages NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Gododin And The Odes Of The Months, Translated From The Welsh Original 1820 Edition

By: William Probert

Price: $390.00

Publisher: London, E. Williams: 1820

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6541

Condition: Good+


Original .This is the First Published independent Edition in 1820 of the Gododin (Gododdin) of Aneurin (Aneirin}, One of the Five Chief Bards of Early Britain along with Taliesin. Earliest mention of Arthur. Beside the 113 pp. translation from the Welsh with commentary on Aneirin..Plus six pages of subscribers . Also in translation includes "The Odes of the Months" Original card stock boards and gray paper covering as original published so as to bind by choice. Some paper flaked off board and spine. Clean pages. NO underlines. NOT a library copy. Rare! Three Geese In Flight Celtic and... View more info

Wilde's Loch Corrib Its Shores And Islands Hardcover

By: William R.Wilde, Colm O'Lochlainn Edited with Introduction

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dublin, At The Sign Of The Three Candles: 1938

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 016770

Condition: Very Good+


Dublin: At The Sign Of The Three Candles, 1938. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 12mo Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket. NOT price clipped NOT a library copy. Wonderful foldout map of the Loch country. Signature on first free end paper else clean. a few age spots here and there else really nice. Handsome tan cover with green lake and mountains. Dust jacket complete. No chips but "invisible" Scotch tap on four places at top of jacket. Very nice copy by Oscar Wilde's father where Tuatha De Dannan battled Fir Bolg filled with woodcut illus of Celtic Christian architectu... View more info

The History Of Scotland During the Reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI Till His Ascension to the Crown of England Three Original 1802 Leather bound Vols.

By: William Robertson

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, T.Cadell & W.Davies: 1802

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 008491

Condition: Fair+


London: T.Cadell & W.Davies, 1802. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Three 1802 Original leather bound hardcovers. Window into the Scotland of Mary Queen of Scots. and James I. Margaret of Norway, more. Leather Boards are all present but some detached. Books Fair+ Damp Stain on bottom of Frontis illus. William Robertson. Wear here and there but tight and present. Page 415 torn and damaged but text present. Spines present, binding good. White library numbers written on bottom of spine. No other library markings. Trimmed paper on title pages Scottish ... View more info

Buried London

By: William Thomson Hill

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix House: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 380

Condition: Fine


Fine Red Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT snipped and NOT a library copy Clean 192 pp. B/W illustrated text Photos of Celtic, Roman, Saxon and Viking artifacts found in London. Much on Mithras from the Roman army and even after. Maps Churches and mystery. London has seen long and deep and explored here in a brilliant exciting book. Rare with it's dust jacket, a few chips at head and base of spine and top far corner, but bright in its Mylar jacket Mithras slaying lion on the cover artifact. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps in brown paper before shipping to protect ... View more info

Avebury Before Today A Commemorative Booklet Containg A Selection Of Photographs From An Exhibition From An Exhibition Mounted On The Occasion Of The Silver Jubilee Celebration Of 1977 Wiltshire Folklife Society

By: Wiltshire Folklife Society

Price: $19.00

Publisher: England, Wiltshire Folklife Society: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016590

Condition: Very Good


England: Wiltshire Folklife Society, 1979. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Condition Avebury Before Today Clean pages NOT a library copy. From amazing Megalithic Avebury West Kennett Avenue Restorarion to farming photos a team of horses harvesting oats in 1940 to photo of Road making at Silbury Hill in the 1902s, Twenty four pages of farming and folk photos and Silbury Hill and Avebury Personalities and Events in the early British Avebury. Photo of The Giant Fred Kempster 8'4' in the 1900s Published by Wiltshire Folklife Society for the ... View more info

A Mediaeval Handbook Of Gynecology And Midwifery Irish Texts Fasciculus V Original 1934 Edition

By: Winifred Wulff Edited J.Fraser P.Grosjean S.J. and J.G.O' Keeffe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Sheed & Ward: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015039

Condition: Near Fine


London: Sheed & Ward, 1934. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1934 Edition IRISH TEXTS FASCICULUS V Irish Gaelic Original First Edition Brown Card stock Academic binding. Near Fine condition, Clean pages, no writing. Binding tight.100pp. A Medieval Irish Handbook of Gynecology And Midwifery Irish Gaelic text written in 1352 of Gynecology and Midwifery also Galen. NOT a library book. Irish text. English introduction.Since 1977 we wrap all our Celtic studies books first in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info

Twm o'r Nant (Thomas Edwards) 1739-1810

By: Wyn Griffith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016786

Condition: Very Good


Wales: University of Wales Press, 1953. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. "Bardic Rapper" if you will. Clean NOT a library copy. Welsh one side English facing. B/w photos.Shelf wear if you hunt. A clear survival of the Celtic Bardic imputus "Twm O'r Nant" similar to a Welsh bardic Rap name. His regular name was Thomas Edwards. Here is this Georgian era Welsh poet and ballad singer and composer's biography. He did a ballad version of "Myrddin" a Life of Merlin which we "Three Geese In Flight also offer, . First Edition. View more info

Cymru Fu: Hanesion, Traddodiadau Chwedlau A Dammegion Cymreig Original 1862 Hardcover Edition

By: Y Detholydd

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wrexham, Hughes and Son: 1862

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012800

Condition: Good+


Wrexham: Hughes and Son, 1862. Book. Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Good+ Original 1862 Red Decorative Hardcover Welsh history and mythology. Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Mabinogion, Arthur Glewdig "Culhwch and Olwen" Includes "Hanes Taliesin" "Tudor Aled" "Tym Sion Catti" "Glyn dwr a'r Fardd" "Tylwyth Teg" Text. notes. Welsh language. Good+ shape as well. Except for some cover mottling and fading on covers and rubs on the spine corners the original 1862 binding is tight and solid, text clean. NOT a libr... View more info

Le Druide Roman

By: Yann Brekilien

Price: $12.00

Publisher: France:, Editions Du Rocher: 1994

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 005276

Condition: Fine


France:: Editions Du Rocher, 1994. Book. Fine.Collectible Condition Trade Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo. Clean pages..NOT a library copy. French language Celtic historical novel set in Pre-Christian Gaul written by a Breton Celtic studies teacher at Rennes in Brittany. Beautiful cover of a Druid council.. First Edition. View more info