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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: A Comedy for Christmas

By: Translated Theodore Silverstein

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1974-09-30

Seller ID: 005945

ISBN: 0226757633

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Red Hardcover with Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library book clean 121 pages.NO chips on dust jacket just price clipped.Chicago, 1974.B/W illus. by Virgil Burnett. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. One of the finest of all medieval tales of King Arthur and his handsome courteous to ladies nephew, Sir Gawain. Here he defends his uncle and Camelot's honor against a green giant on Christmas day! On top of that romantic line drawings. No writing or marks on inside. NOT a library book! . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Arthurian and Other Studies presented to Shunichi Noguchi

By: Tsuyoshi (Editor), and Suzuki, Takashi (Editor), and Noguchi, Shun'ichi Mukai

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Woodbridge:, D.S.Brewer: March 24, 1993

Seller ID: 005732

ISBN: 0859913805

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover England: D.S.Brewer,, 1993. First Edition. 8vo 273 pp.Clean Hardcover King Arthur and western literature in Japanese scholarship.Wonderful gilt design on red cloth boards of a Medieval Princess and a Japanese Noble woman. Excellent clean bright condition NOT a library copy. Great Japanese and Western scholars discuss Arthurian subjects such as Caxton and Winchester Malory and Stanzaic Morte Arthure. Also Medieval literature Chaucer literature, as well as modern Joyce and Fitzgerald.. First Edition. View more info

Tales My Father Told Illustrated By Richard Kennedy

By: Una Ni Cathill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Faber And Faber: 1964

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 015059

Condition: Very Good-


Near Very Good. Clean 75 pp Hardcover. Many B/W line drawings. No writing, Sun fading on rear cover and a little on front cover else excellent. NOT an ex Institution book.Not a signature. Tight binding. Rolls and flows along magic stones that cross streams that do not exist but appear anyway. Not plastic Leprechauns here but the "Good People"..The good ones the people tell with respect. Great to read to childrenThree Geese in Flight Irish books since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before packing to protect the book. View more info

The New Moon With the Old Moon in Her Arms: A True Story Assembled from Scholarly Hearsay

By: Ursule Molinaro

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Usa, McPherson: 1993-09-15

Seller ID: 009605

ISBN: 0929701291

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paper. First American Edition.Kingston N.Y.:McPherson & Company, 1993. Book. 8vo Fine 119 pp. Condition Stiff Wrap French Style Trade Paperback. First American Edition. A modern feminist retelling of a Greek mythical story. Insights from Circe to the Odyssey. Small American press First Collectible Edition. Clean pages NOT a library copy .Book selling Since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Witch Hammer Hardcover

By: Vaclav Kaplicky Translated John A.Newton

Price: $13.80

Publisher: Tucson Arizona, Harbinger House: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008010

Condition: Very Good


Tucson Arizona: Harbinger House, 1990. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Very Good Hardcover and Dust Jacket Witchcraft novel in Czechoslovakia. First English translation. Clean hardcover Good solid clean shape as is dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Isaac Asimov's Camelot

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States, Ace Books: May 1998

Seller ID: 014030

ISBN: 0441005276

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Mass Market Paperback Ten Tales of Camelot Besides Roger Zelazny's Last Defender of Camelot and Ian McDowell Son of the Morning, it has eight other well chosen Arthurian short stories. Fine As new 241 pp. Ace, 1998.First American Edition.12mo NOT a library copy. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian literature since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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The Dwarfs Of Arthurian Romance And Celtic Tradition

By: Vernon J. Harward jr.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Leiden, E.J. Brill: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5264

Condition: Near Very Good


Original First Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket The Only Serious Fantasy Study of Dwarfs or as J.R.R. Tolkien says "Dwarves" within Arthurian and Medieval Romance. The Fairies and Leprechaun in Medieval Irish stories as well as the Dutch Dwarfs and French Chretien de Troyes Arthurian romances. 149 pp. Published in the Netherlands in 1958 and quite difficult to obtain. Hardcovers from the Netherlands are among the finest bound commercial books made. Here clean with slight sun fading patch on blue hardcovers. Celtic design dust jacket has a little chipping at its edges and a some soili... View more info

The Circle Of The Gods First English Edition Hardcover

By: Victor Canning

Price: $27.00

Publisher: England, Heinemann: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 990

Condition: Very Good+


England: Heinemann, 1977. Book. Very Good+.First English Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket Both Very Good+ NOT Price Clipped. Stamped 'Library of Congress Duplicate' on front end paper. However NO spine numbers. NO library pocket Historical Arthurian novel during the King's boyhood. Dust Jacket. No jacket chips. First English Hardcover edition with no writing in text Packing Arthurian fiction with care since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Latin Classics Pastoral and Epic Literature (Virgil) Volume Two Hardcover

By: Virgil Edied Mary Leal Harkness James Lonsdale Samuel Lee

Price: $32.20

Publisher: New York, Vincent Parke: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011149

Condition: Very Good


New York: Vincent Parke, 1909. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Large Handsome Deluxe Illustrated Edition. NOT a library copy. The Latin Classics Clean Very Good "Pastoral and Epic" This is Volume Two of the complete works of Virgil. Includes a Prose translation 'Aeneid' the tale after the Trojan war!. Scholarly introduction and his 'The Georgics", "Eclogue," more. Full page illus. of Sirens, or Mermaids 411pp. Very Good, tight, clean and handsome large edition of this great work of heroic literature . First Edition. View more info

Caliburn

By: Virgil Renzulli

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation: April 6, 2001

Seller ID: 013696

ISBN: 073886031X

Condition: Fine


First American 2000 Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library book. Jacket intact.Action packed Arthurian historical novel about Excalibur. This is the First Edition Hardcover with collectible dust jacket in excellent clean condition.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Favorite Fairy Tales Told In Scotland Hardcover

By: Virginia Haviland

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Little,Brown and Company: 1963

Edition: First U.S Edition

Seller ID: 005173

Condition: Very Good


Near Very Good Hardcover and Near Very Good Dust Jacket First U.S Edition Little,Brown and Company, 1963. Color Illus. Drawings by Adrienne Adams. Wonderful two tone illustrated Scottish Fairy tale anthology. Ex-Library markings. No numbers on spine. No numbers anywhere.Tight binding. No writing in text. Great to read to children. Since it is a library copy you can let children take it to bed with them or in the car.Wonderful Celtic uplifting tales. Since 1977 Celtic Folklore is our passion Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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More Welsh Fairy And Folk Tales

By: W. Jenkyn Thomas

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1957

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 017012

Condition: Near Very Good


First Welsh Edition Hardcover Very Good Decorative Hardcover Excellent Classic Halloween Illustration on Cover.Witch on a Broomstick Meirion Roberts B/W Illustrations within. Terrific little known Celtic Welsh folk tales and legends garnered from obscure sources. Evil spirits banished to the Red Sea. "The Fair Family and Iron"" Also "Werewolf" This Celtic Welsh magic tales are really special and in that they carry Welsh traditional lore from lost and forgotten sources. VERY good shape.Clean pages NOT a library copy which is rare with this. A little color gradation on cover... View more info

Kings and Vikings Stories From Irish History

By: W. Lorcan O'Byrne

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Talbot Press: 1901

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012746

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: The Talbot Press, 1901. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1901 Collectible Hardcover Published in Ireland Part of the Irish renaissance O'Byrne wanted to present the early manuscript material in O'Grady's Silva Gadelica and make them popular and readable for the everyman. Six full page illus of battle and magic by Paul Hardy. Blue cloth covers with Celtic knots and a gilt titling patch. Light overall age wear but near very good for sure. Internally clean except for some foxing on the title page and here and there but this... View more info

Pendragon W. Barnard Faraday Original 1930 Hardcover

By: W.Barnard Faraday

Price: $46.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1930

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014879

Condition: Very Good


England: Methuen, 1930. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Very Good Hardcover Green Cloth with Black title design. No dust jacket. First Edition historical novel of Celtic Arthur's resistance to the Saxons. Myrddin here too. Light soiling and a three inch 1930s English Booksellers advertisement sticker for "A.Douglas & Sons Booksellers and Stationers" on the bottom of the front cover. Otherwise in far better shape than usually seen. No writing, NOT a library book . Since 1977 we pack with care. First Edition. View more info

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The Master Of Life A Romance Of The Five Nations And Of Prehistoric Montreal Original 1908 First Edition Hardcover

By: W.D. Lighthall

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Canada, The Musson Book Co.: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012456

Condition: Very Good+


Canada: The Musson Book Co., 1908. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Original Very Good+ First Edition.1908 Hardcover NOT a Library Copy. Decorative Forest Embossed Cover. b/w illus. Early Turtle Island mythical novel retelling of the formation of the league of the Great Peace and the coming of Cartier to Hochelaga the Iroquois city that is now Montreal in the form of an epic mythic novel.. Excellent condition clean and tight. Mohawk Holcheloga. Great condition. Little known North American First Nation Mythic Fantasy of the Peace Maker, H... View more info

The Doom of Conaire Mor

By: W.E.Walsh

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Canada, Carrier: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010489

Condition: Good


Good+.Hardcover. Good+ Dust Jacket First Edition. 8vo Hardcover with Celtic Art Deco illustrated cover. NOT a library book. Both Good+ Re-telling of the great Irish Mythological High King Conaire Mor story. Scholarly and at the same time masterfully written Celtic Mythological storytelling. Wonderful b/w Illustration. Canada: Carrier, 1929. Book. This Irish Canadian author's mythological novel of Pagan Ireland is one of the greatest epics of Celtic mythic fantasy. Scholarly notes and introduction. 344pp. Light fades to the boards. Internally clean and tight. The dust jacket has a large chip o... View more info

The Magic Forefinger And Other Welsh Fairy Stories Color Plates Illustrated By Reina Sington

By: W.Glynne-Jones

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, T.V.Boardman: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016663

Condition: Good+


London: First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Good+ First 1949 Edition Hardcover and Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Six Full Color Full Plates Reina Sington Illustrated Plates. W.Glynne Jones. Clean pages. NOT a library copy which is rare. Several large chips on jacket but knight handsome and bright in mylar. Amazing color plates of Witches and Fairy Folk. Arthurian Mabinogi. Amazing little known collection of Young Adult Welsh Mythic stories and Color plates. Since 1977 wrapping Celtic Mythology first in brown paper to protect your cover Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Welsh Fairy Book Hardcover Illustrated Willy Pogany

By: W.Jenkyn Thomas

Price: $67.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales: 1952

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 006945

Condition: Good+


Wales: University of Wales, 1952. Ex-Library.B/W Illus. by Willy Pogany. Good. Hardcover. Eighth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good+ Hardcover No Jacket Clean pages free of underlines light Wear. Clean Ex-Library. No library pocket. library stamps on first end paper and behind title page. Gold numbers on spine Deep brown cloth with handsome black title patch on spine. Great children's classic of Welsh Fairytale. Wonderful full page and smaller chapter headings B/W Willy Pogany drawings of young lovers and Celtic Fairy lore. A Welsh gem of a collection for children or adults... View more info

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Birds of Rhiannon A Grove Play The Bohemian Club

By: Waldemar Young Edward Harris

Price: $90.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Bohemian Club: 1930

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90091

Condition: Good


Good Condition Rare Limited Edition 95 pp.Welsh Mythic Arthurian play with music by Edward Harris combining the Grail quest the Mabinogi Round Table and Taliesin.This was performed at the Bohemian grove the center of many silly conspiracy theories where important, smart people go to unwind and maybe only maybe get enlightened by performances as here in 1930 from the mythical Celtic Grail quest beneath the singing of the Birds of Rhiannon. Rubs at top Dime size little hole at top of endpaper and little soiling and rubs on cover clean pages.Paper title patch intact but obscured. NOT a library co... View more info

Lancelot A Novel Hardcover

By: Walker Percy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Farrar Straus Giroux: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 508

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover No writing in text. No underlines 257 pp. Good+ Dust Jacket First Book Club Edition Rubs and shelf wear on jacket but solid dust jacket. Very good enjoying copy of this modern novel of Lancelot. NOT a library copy.Since 1977 we wrap in brown paper before packing to protect your jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Flora of Middle-Earth: Plants of J.R.R. Tolkien's Legendarium

By: Walter S.; Judd, Graham A. Judd

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2017-08

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90121

ISBN: 0190276312

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Intact jacket NOT a library copy Unread 406 pp.Terrific B/W wood cut like drawings. Sixth printing. This is one of the most amazing books post the writings of the Master of Middle Earth himself. Both the tree and plan lore and drawings are outstanding valuable for information and rewarding for the invocation of Faerie.Fine condition NOT a remainder.We wrap our books in brown paper before packing. Three Geese in Flight offering books inspired by the love J.R.R. Tolkien since 1977 View more info

The Man On The White Horse

By: Warwick Deeping

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canada:, McClland & Stewart,: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005595

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Near Very Good Dust Jacket n Mylar Archival Protection First Canadian Edition.Jacket has one thumb nail size chip on top front cover and several rubs Canada:: McClellan & Stewart,, 1934. 8vo One of the lesser known Arthurian era historical novels in the genre of 'Sword at Sunset' . Geraint and Guinevra (Guinevere), are major characters. Hard to find Canadian First Edition With a Dust Jacket. Clean interior. NOT a library copy. Handsome copy Celtic and Arthurian Books since 1977 we wrap first with brown paper to protect your jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Man Who Went Back Hardcover First Edition

By: Warwick Deeping

Price: $25.00

Publisher: America:, Knopf,: 1940

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005668

Condition: Near Fine


America:: Knopf,, 1940. Book.Very Good Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Hardcover No Jacket Lesser known Arthurian era historical novel using time travel into the Dark age Arthurian Britain of Aurelius Ambrosius. Clean pages NOT a library book, no book plates no stickers, just a tight, solid hardcover in uncommonly good condition. First Edition. View more info

The Man On The White Horse First Edition Hardcover

By: Warwick Deeping

Price: $49.00

Publisher: England, Cassell: 1934

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 014759

Condition: Very Good+


England: Cassell, 1934. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ First English Edition Hardcover Handsome 376 pp. Near Collectible condition hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar protected dust jacket on Arthurian era novel set in Roman Britain during the Saxon invasion. Geraint here. Except for cocked forward front board. (The front cover leans forward) and foxing on dust jacket inside flaps, book is very clean, no plates, no writing in text.Very good crisp embossed Mylar protected dust jacket far better than usual. NOT a library copy. ... View more info

Uther And Igraine Hardcover

By: Warwick Deeping

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Alfred A.Knopf: 1928

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 503

Condition: Near Very Good


Very Good solid Enjoying copy of this Arthurian fiction. Here is the romance of Arthur's father and mother. Very clean Alfred A.Knopf hardcover free of writing, no underlines. No writing or underlines. NOT a library copy. NOT Grosset and Dunlap. Only a handsome private book plate of a Arthurian collector. 376 pp. A great storyteller and novelist here is a good tale and a nice solid copy.. View more info

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The Sword and the Cross

By: Warwick Deeping

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90062

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First English Edition Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket 217 pp.Clean Pages Clean end papers NOT an Institution copy. Rubs on jacket NOT Clipped Bright in Mylar Post Roman Britain after the Romans and before Arthur Glewdig. Arthurian books are our passion since 1977 Five star customer service Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Diedrich Knickerbocker's History Of New York Hardcover

By: Washington Irving

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1940

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015746

Condition: Fine


New York: Heritage Press, 1940. Book. Illus. by Original Lithographs Don Freeman. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Linen Boards Blue Spine Title and Cover Patch. Clean pages. NOT a library book. No writing or underlines. Basically a fantasy history of New Netherlands.Dutch New York by native New Yorker Washington Irving author of Rip Van Winkle and the Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Wonderful lithographs by Don Freeman. Excellent condition from a personal collection. One of the first American Satire fantasy novels of New Amsterdam Hudson valley.. First Edit... View more info

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Knight Templar Fleet Watercolor Painting Framed Painting

By: Watercolor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Unknown, 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 592

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Knights Templar Fleet Painting with Lateen Sails with Red Maltese Cross and One with Red Pendragon Painted Sails. Very Good+ shape. Unknown artist and age. See photos Mounted in a gold wood frame. Perhaps painted in the Sixties. Where this treasure fleet is sailing is unknown as well. First Edition. View more info

Shadowy Heroes: Irish Literature of the 1890s (Irish Studies Series)

By: Wayne Hall

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Syracuse Ny, Syracuse University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 006316

ISBN: 0815622317

Condition: Very Good+


Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First American Edition Collectible NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy. A tiny chip on top of spine on jacket. Otherwise excellent A tour in time when the Celtic Consciousness once again broke the all powerful Classical/Teutonic English Materialist straight jacket. Great bibliography too.Collectible bright copy! Three Geese In Flight 40 years selling Celtic and mythology in America. We wrap first in brown paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Book of Unicorns The Green Tiger Press

By: Welleran Poltarnees

Price: $30.00

Publisher: California, The Green Tiger Press: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010491

Condition: Good+


California: The Green Tiger Press, 1978. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Large Trade Paperback Beautiful tipped in Color Plates of Unicorns. One apparently missing appropriately named 'The Invisible Unicorn' making this o.k. for taking apart and framing the other wonderful color tipped in Unicorn prints are in great clean condition and all present. Literary text pages clean. Some cover wear, very small corner torn on edge of front cover, else rubbing on paper spine, inside clean text good. Color Plates are very good. the cover Wear ma... View more info