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The Ancient Celts

By: Barry Cunliffe

Price: $24.58

Publisher: New York, Oxford University: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007083

Condition: Very Good


New York: Oxford University, 1997. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This beautiful condition book has incrediible b/w and color illus. and photos on almost every page. This book explores the nature of Celtic identity and shows the thorough account of the tribes throughout the ancient world.b/w and Color Illus. and Photos. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Roman Baths At Bath A View Over 2000 Years

By: Barry Cunliffe

Price: $27.00

Publisher: England, Bath Archaeological Trust: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017083

Condition: Fine


England: Bath Archaeological Trust, 1993. Book. Illus. by Color photos Tim Mercer. Fine. Trade Paperback. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine First Color Edition Clean NOT A Library Book Archaeological and historical study of the Sacred Romano-Celtic bath and the hot springs Aquae Sulis that was so well known the whole town was called "Bath" Here is the healing hot baths of the Goddess that soothed Druids and Roman and maybe Arthur. Here is that color illustrated story written by the brilliant cutting edge Archaeologist Barry Cunliffe plus filled with drawings, architecture, maps and... View more info

The Extraordinary Voyage of Pytheas the Greek: The Man Who Discovered Britain Hardcover

By: Barry Cunliffe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Allen Lane: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017065

Condition: Fine


United Kingdom: Allen Lane, 2001. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Clean. The myth od isolation is encouraged by the lack of respect for our earlier traditional cultures that record history with the spoken word. Here a journey to the Celtic north by a Greek is recorded at the cusp of oral and written sources. Barry Cunliffe a fine archaeologist and writer presents Pytheas. Like new Collectible condition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Iron Age Communities In Britain An Account of England, Scotland, and Wales

By: Barry Cunliffe Edited

Price: $49.00

Publisher: London:, Rutledge and Kegan Paul,: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005562

Condition: Fine


SALE Rutledge and Kegan Paul,, 1978. Book. Illus. by Maps, Diagrams and Photographs. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine Large Clean Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket First Edition NOT a library copy. Archaeological study tracing the cultural heritage of Celtic Britain before the Roman conquest, full of maps, and artifact drawings and photographs. Cunliffe breaks ground by seeing Celtic evolution in Britain as opposed to conquest migration! Except for previous owners signature on flyleaf and Mylar protected price clipped jacket this handsome large hardcover is in fi... View more info

Pagan Celtic Ireland Hardcover

By: Barry Raftery

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Thames and Hudson,: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005394

ISBN: 0500050724

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Thames and Hudson,, 1994. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean First Edition Hardcover with Very Good Clean Price Cut Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. Uncommon as such. Serious scholarly B/W Illustrated Hardcover study of the Celtic pre-Christian culture of Bronze and Iron Age Ireland. Artifacts, Jewelry, weapons, the Irish Gods and Goddess connected with water and holy wells. Maps Very good clean pages. Dust jacket photo of the ancient stone fort on the big Aran Island. Since 1977 years selling Celtic studies. We wrap first i... View more info

The Celtic World

By: Barry W Cunliffe

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Blacklick, Ohio, U.s.a., Mcgraw-hill: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 772

ISBN: 0070149186

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket NOT a library book NOT price clipped NOT a library copy.This is hardcover is the large Quarto McGraw Hill First Edition hardcover. Clean pages.NO dust Jacket chips. This noted archeologists color illustrated map filled 224 pp.study of the history and vastness of the Celtic world from Galacia in Turkey to Galicia in Spain! Great archaeological book on the history of the Ancient Celts as an evolution in culture rather than a massive invasion. Great condition! Color photos, drawings, Maps. Three Geese In Flight selling Celtic books since 1977.. Dust ja... View more info

Early Irish Kingship And Succession Hardcover

By: Bart Jaski

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ireland, Four Courts Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016162

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Four Courts Press, 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Fine Hardcover And Equally Fine Dust Jacket Collectible Condition Not Price Clipped and NOT a Library book. Among the very best works of Irish Celtic Kingship, both pre-Christian and Christian. Discussion of Sovereignty as queen and cup holder, historicity of the famous Bull Feast and succession rites etc. We wrap first in Brown paper to protect dust jacket since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Tartan Map With List of Septs of the Clans

By: Bartholomew

Price: $13.66

Publisher: Scotland, Bartholomew: 1985

Seller ID: 016078

Condition: Very Good


Scotland: Bartholomew, 1985. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. Atlas Folio - over 23 - 25" tall. Illustrated Card Stick Covers Within a large Color Fildout Clan Map of the Highlands Good for study of framing.History of Scottish clans and color illustrations of their Tartans. Awesome to hang on wall and to study Scottish and family history. Great gify. View more info

Delphi

By: Basil Petrakos

Price: $21.31

Publisher: Greece, Greece: Clio Editions, 1977: 1977

Edition: First English Language Editon

Seller ID: 010828

Condition: Near Very Good


Greece: Greece: Clio Editions, 1977, 1977. Book. Near Very Good. Fold Around Card Covers. First English Language Editon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fold Around Card Covers. Near Very Good. First English Language Editon. Scholarly Study. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Guide and history to this most Sacred of sites in all ancient Greece. Color photos, scale drawings, archeology artifacts. English language 64pp. This site was raided by the Celts. Here is concise well written and handsomely illustrated guide published for the site itself.. First Edition. View more info

The Megalithic Remains Of Anglesey The Transactions Of The Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion Session 1910-11 Original 1912 First Edition

By: Baynes E Neil Edmondes Owen Rev.D

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Wales, The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1912

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 012286

Condition: Very Good


Wales: The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, 1912. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Original 1912 First Edition. Clean NOT a library book Comprehensive B/W Plates Dolmens The Megalithic Remains of Anglesea chambers, standing stones, cairns, diagrams of temples.This also includes Edmonds on 'Pre-Reformation Survivals in Radnorshire'. Complete original 1912 edition. For 35 years Three Geese In Flight takes the time to wrap our books in brown craft paper to protect and respect the book and you. First Edition. View more info

Dictionary of Celtic Religion and Culture

By: Bernhard Maier

Price: $37.00

Publisher: England, Boye6: 1998-03-04

Seller ID: 66786

ISBN: 0851156606

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback 338 pp. Clean Pages NO Writing NOT a library copy. Excellent study of Gaulish Gods and Goddess rarely seen Also Irish, Welsh Celtic Myth. Like new Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Pilgrim's Road A Journey to Santiago De Compostela

By: Bettina Selby

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., LB: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015670

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: LB, 1994. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ First Edition Trade Paperback Clean condition. NOT a library book, free of writing or marks. Excellent travel writing as this woman travels and bicycles down the Pilgrim trail of Saint James in Galacia. Awe inspiring in the Pyrenees. Holy Grail church in Spain! B/W photos. First Edition. View more info

Proceedings Of The Seventh Viking Congress Dublin 15-21 August 1973 Original Hardcover Edition THE DOTTED RUNES FROM PARSIMONY TO PLENITUDE

By: Bo Almqvist and David Greene Edited R.W.McTurk Liam De Paor David Greene

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Dublin, Royal Irish Academy: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016968

Condition: Fine


Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1976. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Clean Hardcover Green Cloth. Gilt Spine Titles Gilt Ouroborus Snake In Mouth Design On CoverTwelve Viking and Celtic Essays. If you Love the Viking Television series here is a discussion of the actual Irish and Norse historical texts about Ragnar Lodbrok and his son. Even his assault on Paris! Also essays on "The Viking Towns of Ireland" Liam De Paor "The Dotted Runes" many more Fine condition. NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

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Crossing The Border A Sampler Of Irish Migratory Legends About the Supernatural A Symposium

By: Bo Almqvist Compiled and Edited

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ireland, University College Dublin: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016965

Condition: Fine


Ireland: University College Dublin, 1988. Book. Fine. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Rare Small Handmade Printing of Essays on Irish Fairy Legends of the Supernatural, Green card stock covers. Clean pages. Tight binding. NOT a library copy. Fifteen academic essays from this Symposium arranges by Dept. of Irish Folklore and School of Scottish studies in Dublin 1988. Among the essays "The Fairy Hill is on Fire" "The Banshee's Comb" "The Sod of Death Predestined" Many more 3 Appendix Norwegian Migration Legends Big bibliography. This is a r... View more info

Viking Ale: Studies on Folklore Contacts Between the Northern and the Western Worlds

By: Bo Almqvist; Editor-Eilis Ni Dhuibane-Almqvist; Editor-Seamus O Cathain; Editor-Eilis Dhubhne-Almvist; Editor-Seamus O'Cathain

Price: $87.00

Publisher: Boethius Press (UK) Ltd: 1991-07

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 016903

ISBN: 0863142184

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Clean First Edition. Wales: Boethius Press, 1991. Fine Clean 305 pp Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 8vo NOT a library copy NOT Price Clipped Signed and dated by the great Folklorist Bo Almqvist. Amazing essays on "Norse and Celtic Folklore Contacts" Irish and Icelandic Mythology and the interaction in the Orkney s and Iceland. The Salmon of Life, Viking and Pictish Heather Ale. Hard to find in Like New condition signed and dated on Title page by Bo Almqvist one of the fathers of modern Norse and Celtic folklore. Three Geese in Flight. Celtic and Norse my... View more info

The Truth About the Leprechaun

By: Bob Curran

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dublin, Wolfhound Pr: 2001-03

Seller ID: 015255

ISBN: 0863278000

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback. Wolfhound Press, 2002. Book. Second Irish Edition. 12mo Fine clean.157 pp. Serious study of the Fairy Shoe Maker of the Tuatha De Dannan .Clean pages, great shape. Published in Ireland. NOT a library copy.Three Geese In Flight Respecting the Fairy Faith since 1977 and wrapping books with care and respect View more info

Bob's 3 Note Book Jigs, Reels & Other Tunes Composed By Bob McQuillen

By: Bob McQuillen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Bob McQuillen: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013169

Condition: Very Good+


U. S. A.: Bob mcQuillen, 1978. Book. Very Good+.Oblong Paperback. First American Edition paperback.Small printing of traditional Irish jigs and reels with musical notation even an extra tune hand composed on the last page.91 pp. NOT a library copy.Three Geese In Flight 40 years selling in America Irish and Celtic books. First Edition. View more info

Botanical Journal Of Scotland Vol.47 Part I 1994

By: Botanical Society of Scotland

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scotland, Botanical Society of Scotland: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013703

Condition: Fine


Scotland: Botanical Society of Scotland, 1994. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Eleven academic essays in this illustrated b/w Scottish botanical journal. Everything from 'Ecological studies on three contrasting Oakwods' 'Observations on Desmids from Scotland, Shetland'' The Status of Calluna Vulgaris Hull on Fair Isle' to 'Scottish Bracken:' to Diploicia canescens Missal. in Shetland' more' 140pp. Large trade paperback. First Edition. View more info

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The Idea of Order The Circular Archetype in Prehistoric Europe (Hardback)

By: Bradley, Richard

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 5290

ISBN: 0199608091

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover 242 pp. B/W Photos, Maps, Drawings Cutting edge study of circular architecture in Neolithic and later Celtic architecture and the thinking behind it as opposed to rectangular buildings. You know when we say someone is a "square" the reasoning goes way back. Explores Megaliths from Loughcrew to later Celtic Christian Castro Cividade Portugal.Great price!!! Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies wrapped with brown paper before packing to protect your cover since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Carnegie Libraries in Ireland History Ireland Vol.6 No.4 Winter 1998

By: Brendan Grimes Edited Hiram Morgan Tommy Graham

Price: $18.40

Publisher: Ireland, History of Ireland: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017007

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: History of Ireland, 1998. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Very Good Original History Ireland Vol.6 No.4 Winter 1998 Magazine Color Photos Brilliant Irish history magazine from it's layout to the quality of the essays."Carnegie Libraries in Ireland" "The Nelson's Pillar Controversy" "Exhibiting 1798" "Lord Fitzgerald:Creation of an icon""Ireland & European Reformation" Clean pages NOT a library copy. Shelf wear dog earred pages a drop of soiling on cover else tight and Very Good. First Edition. View more info

Fenians and Anglo-American Relations During Reconstruction

By: Brian Jenkins

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Cornell University.Press,: 1969

Edition: First U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 012422

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover. U. S. A.: Cornell Univ.Press, 1969. First U.S.Edition. 8vo - Original 1969 Hardcover The bold Fenian men were brave. Here is the politics, the New York Times reporting and the history. Great condition. Green cloth boards. 346pp..NOT a library copy. Clean pages Three Geese In Flight Irish Studies since 1977 Five star customer service First Edition. View more info

Lug's Forgotten Donegal Kingdom: The Archaeology, History and Folklore of the Sil Lugdach of Cloghaneely

By: Brian Lacey

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Ireland, Four Courts Press: 2012-11

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 66709

ISBN: 1846823439

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Collectible Hardcover Clean NOT an Institution Copy Fine look at a survival of the most prevalent Pre-Christian Celtic God, 'Lug' or 'Lugh of the Long Arm' of the Tuatha de Dannan. within the landscape and presence of Donegal. Handsome 141 pp.hardcover color and b/w photos. Brian Lacy is a attentive scholar to his subject and includes translations of key parts of supportive texts.Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping our Celtic Mythology in brown paper before packing to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Colum Cille And The Columbian Tradition

By: Brian Lacey

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Dublin, Four Courts Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66785

ISBN: 1851823212

Condition: Fine


Fine 104 pp. Clean Pages NOT a Library Copy Gaelic Christianity Explored Through St. Columba or Colum Cille. Concise and genuine Gaelic Pilgrimage tradition First Edition. View more info

Colum Cille And The Columban Tradition

By: Brian Lacy

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Ireland, Four Courts: 1997

Edition: 1st Irish Edition

Seller ID: 015123

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Four Courts, 1997. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. Clean Fine Condition Trade Paperback. Study of the early Medieval Irish Saint Columba and his historical place in Irish Spiritual tradition.. First Edition. View more info

The Midnight Court

By: Brian Merriman Translated Into English By David Marcus

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Ireland, Dolmen: 1969

Seller ID: 013691

Condition: Good+


Ireland: Dolmen, 1969. Book. Illus. by Michael Biggs. Good+. Trade Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Trade Paperback Dolmen Press B/W Linoleum Cuts Michael Biggs. Third Irish Edition The women of Ireland complaining about the abandonment of Sovereignty. A bardic Irish poem that maintained the pre-Christian theme of Sovereignty as a Goddess who weds the king to maintain balance Munster in the south the poet's province produced this wonderful satire in a sexual frustrated form. Banned for a while which goes to the heart of 'Sovereignty's complaint here. Translated into English fr... View more info

Pale Rainbow An Dubh Ina Bhan Gaelic Folksongs with English Translations Hardcover

By: Brian O' Rourke

Price: $32.20

Publisher: Ireland, Irish Academic Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010945

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Irish Academic Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Gaelic Songs with Music notation that melt the heart like golden butter. Gaelic- English translation, commentary. Here in Great shape . Clean NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Medieval Cornish Poem of the Passion Special Bibliography No.5

By: Brian O. Murdoch

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Institute Of Cornish Studies: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 371

Condition: Very Good


Cornwall: Institute Of Cornish Studies, 1979. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Institute of Cornish Studies. First Cornish edition. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. Except for a few cover discoloration spots this annotated bibliography is tight and very good. Internally near fine.23pp, Great scholarship here on Celtic Cornish Christian devotion.. First Edition. View more info

Proceedings Of The Harvard Celtic Colloquium Volume VI 1986 Volume VII 1987

By: Brian R.Frykenberg and Kaarina Hollo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston Massachusetts, Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures Faculty of Arts and Sciences Harvard University: 1986

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015768

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Double Issue Proceedings Of The Harvard Celtic Colloquium Volume VI 1986 Volume VII 1987 Boston Massachusetts: Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures Faculty of Arts and Sciences Harvard University, 1986.1987 Fine.Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo Fine clean condition. NOT a library book. Among the essays John Carey 'Time, Space And The Otherworld', Lisa Bitel 'Sex, Sin And Celibacy in Early Medieval Ireland' Michael Jones 'The Failure Of Romanization In Celtic Britain 'Twelve more full lectures plus dozens of extracts. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 years s... View more info

The Secret Commonwealth and The Fairy Belief Complex Hardcover

By: Brian Walsh

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Xlibris Corporation: 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014450

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Xlibris Corporation, 2002. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover With Fine Dust Jacket A Academic look at the Fairies as they were seen and known in 17th Century Scotland. A crucial work with Robert Kirk's The Secret Commonwealth. Excellent look at the Inner world of Faerie and it's relation to the Celtic Scottish Fairy Faith. and Celtic Second Sight Hardcover with dust jacket. Like new! NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

DOLMENS et MENHIRS.

By: BRIARD JACQUES

Price: $35.00

Publisher: France, GISSEROT JEAN-PAUL: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013093

ISBN: 2877470423

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback France: Jean-Paul Gisserot, 2000. First Edition. 8vo 64 pp..Trade Paperback Fine Clean Color Photo Journey thru megalithic Brittany. Besides Carnac and Le Roche aux Fees there are so many Breton Dolmens English books never even see. Great French artistic camera angles too. Trade Paperback Clean NOT a library Copy. French text.. First Edition. View more info