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The Celtic Countries Their Literary and Library Activities Original 1915 Hardcover

By: D. Rhys Phillips

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, Morgan & Higgs,: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006677

Condition: Fine


Original 1915 Hardcover Collectible Edition Near Fine Hardcover Important early work on Pan Celtic Language studies during World War I era..Wales: Morgan & Higgs,, 1915 First Edition. 8vo. The author traces the history of the Celtic language movement and it's many publications, and achievements in all the Celtic Wales Scotland Ireland Cornwall Isle of Man Brittany Welsh Patagonia Welsh American Language Newspapers. Handsome condition. Light fades NOT a library book. Three Geese In Flight 40 years selling Celtic Studies in America Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Transactions Of The Celtic Congress 1921 Papers Read at the Douglas Congress Original 1923 Hardcover

By: D. Rhys Phillips Douglas Hyde Lennox Robinson Ernest Rhys Mrs Kennedy Fraser Dr. P. Diverres Henry Jenner Magdalen Morgan Y.M. Goblet

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Swansea, Beili Glas: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007312

Condition: Very Good


Swansea: Beili Glas, 1923. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. SALE Hardcover Original 1923 First Edition. Very Good+ Beautiful Hardcover Clean pages, Gilt titles spine and cover NOT a library book. Beautifully made book. Essays from the fourth Celtic Congress. "Celtic Music in Brittany" P.Diverres "Some Traits common to the Celts in the Middle Ages" Douglas Hyde"The Irish Theatre" Lennox Robinson" "Recent Celtic activities in Cornwall" Dr.Henry Jenner "Folk-Song Collecting in the Hebrides" Mrs Kennedy Fras... View more info

Scela Cano Meic Gartnain First Irish Edition hardcover

By: D.A.Binchy Edited

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Ireland, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: 1963

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012021

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1963. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Blue Collectible Hardcover Like New. No Jacket Was Ever Issued By Publisher. English intro. Irish text, notes Clean free of writing Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Celtic books in America We wrap first in brown paper to protect your book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Irish Pilgrimage Hardcover First Edition

By: D.D.C. Pochin Mould

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Devin-Adair: 1957

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015714

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Devin-Adair, 1957. Book. Illus. by b/w Photography. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Book excellent clean jacket a few very small barely noticeable chips at top edges bright in mylar. Not price clipped and NOT a library book. A fine devotional look at Irish pilgrimage and circular prayer in Celtic church and Iona. This book speaks with the stone of truth. Amazing traditions that only the devotion of a convert offers. This woman became an Irish Catholic and she wrote with th... View more info

Irish Wonders Popular Tales Told By The People Ghosts, Pookas, Leprechauns, Giants, Fairies, Witches, Banshees Hardcover

By: D.R.McNally

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Weathervane: 1978

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015099

Condition: Very Good


New York: Weathervane, 1978. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover with Very Good Dust Jacket in excellent Non clipped jacket.NOT a library copy. Facsimile reprint with the original woodcuts of this 19th century Irish Folklore anthology. A window into the Fairy world of the Irish countryside that is quickly vanishing at least from view. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Iron Age In Lowland Britain Hardcover

By: D.W.Harding

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006051

Condition: Fine


London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1974. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Photos and Illus. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover and Collectible Not Clipped Dust Jacket Bright in it's Mylar jacket. No writing at all NOT a library book. In depth study of Celtic fortifications on Iron age hillforts, drawings, weapons. Much on Druidism, economy. First Edition Like new book and jacket Three Geese In Flight 35 years offering Celtic studies wrapped with paper first.. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Selected Poems

By: Dafydd ap Gwilym

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Shannon, Irish University Press: 1971

Seller ID: 1098

ISBN: 0716514001

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Irish University Press, 1971. Book. Fine.45 pp. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo. Fine Irish University Press Facsimile of the Limited Edition Cuala Press. ltd. Numbered ed '9'. Preface by Frank O'Connor Hardcover Linen and Gray hardcover. Two tone colors.Includes opaque outer wrapper with two chips and small The great Welsh medieval poet's work here in English translation with introduction and Preface by Frank O'Connor. A Fine Cuala Press Facsimile Edition by Shannon itself in tan linen and grey hard boards. Handsome collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977. Fi... View more info

Mabinogion: Hud Yr Hen Chwedlau Celtaidd (Pigion 2000)

By: Dafydd Ifans

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Gwasg Carreg Gwalch: October 1998

Seller ID: 017211

ISBN: 0863815030

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Trade Paperback Clean Free Of Writing. No Underlines NOT a library copy. Small crease at bottom of rear cover. Sections of all the stories of the Mabinogi in Welsh. Wales: Gwasg Carreg Gwalch, 2000. Book.83 pp. Very Good+ clean Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 12mo . View more info

Early Medieval Ireland: 400-1200 (Longman History of Ireland)

By: Daibhi O Croinin

Price: $94.00

Publisher: Longman Group United Kingdom: 1995

Seller ID: 016429

ISBN: 0582015669

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover And Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a library copy. First Edition.London: Longman, 1995. Book. Fine. 379 pp.Comprehensive use of source material and early Irish law. Sees Irish Ogam as mostly Pagan without Christian influence. Hard to find in hardcover. Fine black cloth. Silver spine titles. Dust jacket has an inch repaired tear on the lower back of the jacket but NO chips. Otherwise "Fine" Three Geese in Flight since 1977 offering passionate Celtic Studies from American the Land to the west. We wrap first in brown craft paper.. Dust jacket... View more info

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Peasant Lore From Gaelic Ireland Original 1901 David Nutt Edition

By: Daniel Deeney

Price: $89.00

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1901

Edition: Second English Edition

Seller ID: 015158

Condition: Good+


London: David Nutt, 1901. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. Second English Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Good+ Original 1901 Edition One of the classics of Irish folklore Collecting. Fairies, Ghosts, Charms, such as the "Salt Charm" Celtic protection from Ghosts, and Witches.Original Card Stock Binding Good+ Light cover soiling and a good deal of foxing on title page. Solid for it's age and original card stock composition. Tight binding. Covers intact as is spine. NO writing NO underlines and rare NOT a library book. Original green David Nutt collectible binding. Second re... View more info

The Archaeology And Prehistoric Annals Of Scotland Original Edition

By: Daniel Wilson

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Sutherland And Knox: 1851

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014161

Condition: Good


Edinburgh: Sutherland And Knox, 1851. Book. Good-. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1851 Good- Hardcover Edition. Frontis Engraving "Hunterston Runic Brooch" Many 19th century illustrations of Celtic brooches, torcs, dirks, bronze bells, Celtic Crosses, even rune mason marks from Roslyn chapel in this large 714 pp. classic Scottish archeology hardcover. Original First Edition. Original Covers separated but present. Spine covering flaked off. Clean Text Scottish weapons, swords, food, sports..Binding tight and complete. Tissue on plates Illus. Publi... View more info

The Castle Of Chillon Auguste Guignard Tresors De Mon Pays English Language Edition

By: Daniele Lampietti Adapted Into English

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Editions Du Griffon: 1971

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 012688

Condition: Very Good


Switzerland: Editions Du Griffon, 1971. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1971 Exquisite Italian French Medieval Castle on the Roman Road. Fine b/w photos cover every angle of this brilliant castle architecture on the ancient road from Western Gaul on to Rome. English text. Stiff card wrap around covers. 36pp. 12 b/w plates. Except for a touch of soiling on cover this is in tight very good+ shape. Internally clean and bright. English language NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Saints and goddesses: the interface with Celtic paganism

By: Daphne Brooke

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Friends of the Whithorn Trust: 1999-04

Seller ID: 6536

ISBN: 0952572672

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Clean Collectible Condition. 34 pp. Study of the Celtic Goddess Tradition in Scotland's Pictish interaction with early Celtic Christianity. Hard to find title in the Whithorn Lecture series.B/W illus.NOT a library copy. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wrap our books first in brown paper to protect them First Edition. View more info

The Irish Language An Overview and Guide Hardcover

By: Darerca Ni Chartuir

Price: $20.53

Publisher: New York, Avena Press: 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011559

Condition: Fine


New York: Avena Press, 2002. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Price Clipped Dust Jacket. Clean pages NOT alibrary copy.142pp. Excellent resource for learning, teaching, or reading Irish Gaelic. Internet resources, publications and a in depth study. Like new. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

An Introduction to Celtic Mythology

By: David Bellingham

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Book Sales: September 1990

Seller ID: 007642

ISBN: 1555215734

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover. First.U.S.Edition. 4to - tall. Many color illus in this introduction to Celtic Mythology. Great photos of Celtic promontory forts as well. 128pp. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Herzog Ernst and the Otherworld Voyage: A Comparative Study (Publications of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Manchester, No. 24.)

By: David Blamires

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Manchester, Manchester Univ Pr: 1979

Seller ID: 016138

ISBN: 0719012929

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover And Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped and NOT a lnstitution book England: Manchester University Press, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A excellent study of the Otherworld journey focusing on the Medieval German tale Herzog Ernst. Comparison to Irish Immrama Voyage of Bran and the Christian Saint Brendan Voyage, Celtic, Arthurian and India are all aspects here. Illustration of Pictish inscribed stone with a bird figure similar in tale. B/W Illus provided. Like new. Three Geese In Flight 40 years selling Ce... View more info

A Guide To Britain's Pagan Heritage

By: David Clarke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Robert Hale: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014076

Condition: Fine


England: Robert Hale, 1995. Book. Fine Clean. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback Guide to Pagan Sites of Black Annis, and Sacred Holy Wells where Celtic heads are found. Goddess Sites England Wales Ireland Cornwall. Trade paperback.Great photos medieval guardian trees, Stone Celtic heads, direction. Great condition NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

The Youthful Exploits Of Fionn ( From The "Psaltair of Cashel")

By: David Comyn

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Dublin, M.H.Gill & Son: 1898

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 6675

Condition: Near Fine


Original 1898 Green Near Fine Collectible Hardcover 121 pp.4 pages of advertisements.First Thus. NO Writing in text NOT a library Copy. Very hard to find clean handsome copy of the adventures of Fionn mac Cumhail in the original Irish text and also modern Gaelic and then English translation with notes, vocabulary. And Fold out Map of Ireland In the Third entury All in Near Fine tight Clean condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 packed well View more info

Scottish Surnames

By: David Dorward Illustrated John Mackay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scotland, Scotland: William Blackwood and Sons,: 1978

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 009624

ISBN: 0901824771

Condition: Fine


Scotland: Scotland: William Blackwood and Sons, 1978, 1978. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade paperback Near Fine. First Scottish Edition. Great concise history of the Gaelic and Norse family names in Scotland and the legends behind them. 70pp. b/w drawings. First Edition. View more info

A Paraphrase of the Historia Brittonum: Two Fragments The Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies Volume XXV May 1973

By: David Dumville Wendy Davies

Price: $30.05

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011452

Condition: Very Good


Wales: University of Wales Press, 1973. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Large Complete Academic Paperback Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.The Board of Celtic Studies Volume XXV May Complete issue. Besides David Dumville's essay their is an essay on Welsh quakers by Owen Parry and 'Nodiadau Amrywiol' by Dafydd Jenkins and Elin Phillips. 235pp in all. First Edition. View more info

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The Channel Islands: An Archaeological Guide

By: DAVID E. JOHNSTON

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Phillimore & Co Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013993

ISBN: 0850333954

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket NOT a Library copy. Clean inside and out Excellent illustrated 144 pp. archaeological guide book and history of the Dolmens and Megaliths, the Celtic Bronze age culture and the Celtic Christian on these sacred islands.Little known Megalithic or Celtic Goddess or Priestess statue photo on guernsey Fine photos and maps and directions and background. Excellent condition inside and out. Since 1977 We wrap our Celtic studies books first in brown craft paper to protect the dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtica Vol.XI Myles Dillon Memeorial Volume The Old Irish Tree List

By: David Greene and Brian Cuiv

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ireland, Ireland: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies,: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011438

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Ireland: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, , 1976. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stiff Card Stock Covers.289pp. Very Good. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Among the essays in the Myles Dillon Memorial Volume are 18pp "The Old Irish tree list" by Fergus Kelly with translation 17'' "The social background to Irish Peregrinatio" by T.M.Charles-Edwards "Unpublished letters by Edward Lhuyd 12pp "Comram na Cloenfherta" Brian O'Cuiv and 10pp."The scribe of the Irish Astronomic... View more info

Insular Inscriptions Hardcover

By: David Howlett

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dublin, Four Courts Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016539

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2005. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.This respected scholar finds subtext to biblical texts and Greek, Celtic and Latin inscriptions in early Britain. Texts, translation. Gildas, Bede, Cambro-Latin. A lot of unexpected inscriptions. One found recently in Bristol on ritual baths like mikvahs.Fine as is jacket NOT a library copy Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Roman Scotland, Historic Scotland Discover the realities of life on Rome's northwest frontier

By: David J. Breeze

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Rowman Littlefield: August 5, 1996

Seller ID: 014956

ISBN: 0713478896

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket (Not price clipped) England: Batsford, 1996. 8vo Clean inside and out First Edition. Color and b/w illus. Picts, Votadini, Hadrians wall.Civil life and war on Rome's Northwest frontier.Clean free of writing, markings NOT a library book.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wrapping in brown paper before packing to protect your dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Profane Book of Irish Comedy An Irreverent look at Fourteen Irish Dramatists Hardcover

By: David Krause

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cornell University Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007254

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Cornell University Press, 1982. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket The struggle between Oisin and Saint Patrick with comedy and drama. Within lies a fine essay on "Oisin" and his place in modern Irish studies, as well as bardic satire and comedy in fourteen dramatists. Like new book and Jacket NOT a library book.Not Price clipped... Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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A New Solution Of The Fairy Problem David MacRitchie The Celtic Review Vol. Vl. No. 22, October 15, 1909

By: David MacRitchie Editor Prof.Mackinnon & Miss E.C.Carmichael

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Celtic Review: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABE-249814

Condition: Good


Good+ Original 1909 Celtic Knot Design Large Stiff Wrappers. NOT a library copy Clean Interior. Some chipping to paper spine.192pp rare Celtic studies by the author and daughter of the Carmina Gadelica,Edinburgh:. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original 1909 Celtic Knot Design Large Stiff Wrappers. includes Isle of Man's connections to Ireland by.A.W.Moore,'Conn, Son of the Red, Donald Mackenzie'. One of the most important controversial works on the origin and belief in the "Celtic Fairy Faith" here, "A New Solution Of The Fairy Problem'" David MacRitchie,much more Gael... View more info

The Celtic Peoples And Renaissance Europe A Study of the Celtic and Spanish Influences on Elizabethan History Original 1933 Hardcover

By: David Mathew

Price: $49.00

Publisher: England, Sheed & Ward: 1933

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66716

Condition: Good+


First Edition Original 1933 Red Hardcover 525 pp. Good+ Clean Pages No Writing tight binding but cocked forward a little and fading on front and back at top of boards . Shelf wear Pretty clean ex- library. No pocket only slight remains and faded spine numbers. No jacket if it ever had one. From Scottish Central Library Edinburgh Book plate. Amazing study divided into all the Celtic language speaking peoples from Ireland to Cornwall to Scotland to Wales and Catholic Spanish involvement in their Elizabethan historical interplay. Chapters i.e. 'The Welsh Aspects of the Essex Rising"The Cornis... View more info

King Arthur's Realm A History of the Kingdom of Cornwall Hardcover

By: David P.Riley

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Devon, Arthur H.Stockwell: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016607

Condition: Fine


Devon: Arthur H.Stockwell, 2004. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy. A fresh take on the historical Arthur and dares to take the traditional take of the Cornish and Welsh people on King Arthur. The tribal make up of the Dumnonian southwest and the Cornish Saints are interwoven with the historic Arthur at Cadbury and Geraint at Llongborth. Also the Medieval and Tudor history of Cornwall and Devon is examined along with the Celtic language. Excellent Since 1977 we pack wi... View more info

The Early Medieval Church In Wales

By: David Petts

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The History Press: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016207

Condition: Fine


Great Britain: The History Press, 2009. Book. Illus. by Color and B/W. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Collectible Condition Large Trade PaperBack history and study of Early Medieval and Medieval Wales. This explores the latest theories and dating in the Celtic Christian Archaeology of North and South Wales. Powys and Border Country Standing Stones Inscribed Stones Ogam Stones and stone Churches. Welsh illuminated Manuscripts usually overlooked for their Irish cousins, Metal work much more. Color Photos. Like new. Great Bibliography of... View more info

Cassell Dictionary of Supersitions

By: David Pickering

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Dummy Book Co: 1998

Seller ID: 007666

ISBN: 1860198406

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine-Dust Jacket -England: Brockhampton Press, 1998. First Edition. 8vo . Excellent Dictionary Of Superstition and Folklore.All the things people do and do not know what is behind it. NOT a library copy Clean pages, tight binding. Handy reference work for one's home mythology library. Since 1977 we wrap with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info