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Kissing the Witch Old Tales in New Skins

By: Emma Donoghue

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U.s.a., HarperTeen: April 30, 1999

Seller ID: 016633

ISBN: 0064407721

Condition: Very Good


Very Good.Trade Paperback.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First American Trade Paperback.Very Good+ Clean pages, no writing in text. NOT a library copy. Light crease on corner of front cover. Tight binding Literature with memories of every pain woven into Cinderella and more by a fine Irish woman writer out of the old days. Mysterious witches and memory of loss woven into wonder. Thirteen tales. Since 1977 we wrapping out Celtic Studies with care. First Edition. View more info

Jasmin's Witch

By: Emmanuel Le Roy; Pearce, Brian Ladurie

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1987

Seller ID: 007169

ISBN: 0807611816

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT cut NOT a library copy 222 pp.George Braziller, 1987. First.U.S.Edition. 8vo . Fabulous translation and study of French Witchcraft manuscript from Sixteenth century Gascony Witchcraft trial. Hardcover and dust jacket very good shape. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Myths and Legends

By: Eoin Neeson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2000

Seller ID: 012773

ISBN: 0760719098

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover With Fine Collectible Dust Jacket, 1998. First Thus. 8vo. Seven Tales of Irish mythology originally published in two separate Mercier paperbacks. Here republished in one handsome hardcover.Fine Condition First Edition thus. Introduction and seven tales of classic Irish myths The Ulster cycle and Cuchulain, Deirdre, The Fate of the Children of Tuireann, and their quest for the Spear of Pisear the Tuatha de Dannan etc.Great collectible clean shape. Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy. Art Deco Cover art on jacket 'The Riders of The Sidhe' John McKirdy Duncan.Three Geese In Flight... View more info

The Second Book of Irish Myths and Legends Hardcover

By: Eoin Neeson

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Ireland, Mercier: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016361

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Mercier, 1968. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fine little Green Hardcover. NOT a Library book. Clean. Excellent retelling of three heroic tales of Irish Mythology" The Children of Lir" "Diarmuid and Graine" "The Sickbed of Cuchulain" Introduction. This wonderful little clean hardcover is published and printed in County Cork.. First Edition. View more info

Lamp In The Night Wind An Account Of The Coming of St.Columba to Scotland In 563 AD Hardcover

By: Eona K.Macnicol

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Scotland, Maclellan: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013389

Condition: Fine


Scotland: Maclellan, 1965. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First Scottish Edition NOT a library book Great Scottish historical novel set among the Picts and the Dalriada Scots in the Sixth century. Story of the Gaelic Saint Columba and his interaction with the Pictish Druids. Very well written and good understanding Celtic culture and speech Excellent condition as is mylared dust jacket Hardcover First Edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Spell for Old Bones

By: Eric Linklater

Price: $21.31

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1950

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 007224

Condition: Fine


New York: The Macmillan Company, 1950. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Set in first century Celtic Scotland, this tale of giants and Druids is written by a wonderful Scottish writer from the Hebrides who served in the Black Watch in two world wars. Hers is a fine tale of Druids and giants and plenty more. Clean not a library book. No underlines. Three Geese In Flight 35 years wrapping books first with brown paper with the respect they and you deserve. Dust jacket present. First E... View more info

The Little People's Pageant of Cornish Legends

By: Eric Quayle; Michael Foreman

Price: $37.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster (Juv): April 1987

Seller ID: 012903

ISBN: 0671635808

Condition: Very Good+


Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Color Illustrated Retelling of twelve Celtic Cornish Fairy stories about Witches, the Little People, and Piskies and the Giants of St.Michael's Mount. Clean pages, price clipped jacket with two tiny tears.but NO Chips. NOT a library book.U. S. A.: Simon & Schuster, 1986.Color. Illus. by Michael Foreman. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+Great pastel color illus. by Michael Foreman who also has done J.R.R.Tolkien 108pp.Great Clean shape as is the colorful Fairy filled dust jacket.. Dust j... View more info

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Kai Lung Unrolls His Mat Hardcover

By: Ernest Bramah

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc: 1928

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011109

Condition: Very Good


New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1928. Book. Very Good. Clean Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Handsome Hardcover Original Edition Wonderful Chinese Taoist fantasy novel. Here is the original First Edition with exquisite color cover painting.Bright paper spine title patch. Very light wear in the form of a few dings on the spine. Else bright clean and tight. NO book plates NOT a library copyThis was one of Unicorn Ballantine Unicorn Fantasy. Here is the original hardcover with a beautiful painted cover Stated 'First Edition' First Edition. View more info

Arthurian Chronicles Represented By Wace And Layamon With An Introduction Lucy Allen Paton

By: Ernest Rhys Edited Lucy Allen Paton Introduction

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017165

Condition: Very Good+


London: J.M. Dent, 1912. Everyman's Library Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Blue 1912 Dent Hardcover With Gilt Art Nouveau Spine Design Bright Very Good . This translation of Wace and Layamon are two important Arthurian chronicles that introduced the Round Table, Avalon. and Elves at Arthur's birth.264 pp. Hard to find introduction by Lucy Allen Paton who writes about the Fairy Faith in Arthurian romance. Clean NOT a library copy. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wraps first in Brown paper to protect your book. First Edition. View more info

The folklore of Orkney and Shetland

By: Ernest W Marwick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Totowa, New Jersey:, Rowman and Littlefield: 1975

Seller ID: 0874716810

ISBN: 0874716810

Condition: Good


Good+ Hardcover Good+ Dust Jacket Tight NO Writing in Text NO Underlines. Ex-Library but not too very obtrusive, but there. 215 pp. Filled with Orkney and Shetland Stone or "Stane" magic, Stone fighting circles too. Witchcraft protection and wind spells Yule prayer. This is a serious work with extensive bibliography. Great Norse and Pictish magical lore here. Library copy but solid and nice. Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Wild Swans And Other Tales Based On The Ancient Irish

By: Ethel Mannin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, Jarrolds: 1952

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 331

Condition: Fine


England: Jarrolds, 1952. Book. Illus. by Alex Jardine. Fine. Hardcover. 1st English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover with Mylar Protected NOT Price Clipped Dust Jacket..B/W drawings Alex Jardine. Clean inside. NOT a library book. A few very small jacket chips here and there on jacket but bright and handsome in mylar protected jacket. First English Edition. Wonderfully told stories of Irish mythology manifest in modern romantic encounters in Ireland today! Magic realism. Wonderful Children of Lir. For 35 years we wrap our books in brown paper before packing. De... View more info

Brotherhood Of Mt.Shasta First Edition Hardcover

By: Eugene E.Thomas

Price: $36.80

Publisher: California:, DeVoss: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015209

Condition: Very Good


California:: DeVoss, 1946. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Original First Edition Hardcover with Good Collectible Dust Jacket. Lemuria and hollow earth Mt.Shasta book. Here is one of the most amazing Sc-Fi like Lost Horizon adventure only it is in 1946 Northern California! Good clean shape inside. Several jacket chips here and there and shelf fades. Book pages clean NOT a library book. Tight binding! An amazing spiritual fantasy adventure inside an American mountain.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Works Of Thomas Malory Hardcover

By: Eugene Vinaver Edited Sir Thomas Malory

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1964

Edition: Fifth English Editon

Seller ID: 55

Condition: Very Good


London: Oxford University Press, 1964. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifth English Editon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover with Mylar Protected Not Price Clipped Dust Jacket This is the Winchester College manuscript that many feel largely supersedes Caxton's Le Morte D'Arthur. One volume complete text. Very Good condition both book and jacket. But it has some ink annotation underlining in about 150 of the 916 pages. Because of the markings great Bargain Price for this otherwise Fine shape.The Dust Jacket here is excellent which often is not the case. Woodcut on jacket ... View more info

Frontiers Aflame: Jane Cannon Campbell Revolutionary War Heroine When America Had Only Heroes

By: Eugenia Campbell Lester

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Interlaken, Ny, Heart Of The Lakes Pub: 1987

Seller ID: 013509

ISBN: 0932334873

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Clean Pages. Fine First American Edition New York: Heart of The Lakes Publishing, 1987.304 pp.Book. Illus. by Peggy Scott.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Excellent Revolutionary war novel set along the New York Mohawk frontier about the Scottish loyalists and the Iroquois raids and battles along the frontier. Wonderful drawings and Peggy Scott color wash illustrated cover art. First Collectible Edition of a small regional press published near the battle itself. Very collectible NOT a library book. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to preserve i... View more info

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The Cross and the Sword First Edition Hardcover

By: Evangeline Walton

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010366

Condition: Very Good


Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1956. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket Very nice handsome shape Small flaws Some fading on rear board. Great period dust jacket Viking swordsmen and buxom lady with light wear dust jacket, shelf rubs but NO jacket chips. Previous owners name library embossed on end paper. Otherwise binding tight, clean and nicely mylared. This collectible novel is a great retelling of the Viking Saxon wars in England Here told by Evangeline Walton who wrote the masterful 'Island of the Mighty'... View more info

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The Virgin And The Swine The Fourth Branch of the Mabinogi Original Hardcover and Dust Jacket

By: Evangeline Walton

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Chicago, Willett, Clark & Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5313

Condition: Very Good


With the success of 'The Island Of the Mighty,' in the 1970s renamed from the 'Virgin and the Swine" by the great Fantasy editor of the Ballentine Unicorn Series Lin Carter the Welsh Mabinogion was introduced to the J.R.R Tolkien High Fantasy lovers like myself. It was these (and others) along with Lord of The Rings that gave birth to our Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books in Woodstock New York in 1977.Ian Ballentine would come in our shop and introduced me to Alan Lee who was doing illustrations to the Jones and Jones Mabinogion. "Yes", by the way, if you read Tolkien's blurb on ... View more info

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The Black Book of Carmarthen Limited Numbered Edition 600 Copies No."395" Deckled Edge Paper

By: EVANS, J. Gwenogvryn (reproduced and edited by).

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Pwllheli, Issued to Subscribers only: 1906

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 90074

Condition: Very Good


First Edition Handsome Large Quarto Blue Hardcover Frontis Photo of Author .Gilt Spine Titles and Society Design Welsh Dragon Limited Numbered Edition 600 Copies No."395" Deckled Edge Paper 167 pages Very Good shape. Tight binding. NOT a library copy Handling age soiling.Some foxing on first few pages Clean pages free of writing "O.T.W" on front end paper and under authors name (?) English introduction Welsh facsimile text with original manuscript text and Celtic design. Among the most mystical of Welsh Bardic Arthurian poetry lies within. First Edition. View more info

La Malediction Du Tombeau Viking

By: Farley Mowat

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Canada:, Pierre Tissetre,: 1980

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005305

Condition: Good+


Canada:: Pierre Tissetre, , 1980. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Good+. Clean Pages. No writing, Slight bumped edge of spine of cover, crease on bottom of back cover else clean good Viking mystical tomb found in this young adult Farley Mowat ghost tale in the Canadian Viking north, French text. Maps, illus. Really special drawing of Indian, Inuit and French children from Viking tomb. First Edition. View more info

White Nun's Telling (Daught Tintagel)

By: Fay. Sampson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Headline Book Publishing: February 22, 1990

Seller ID: 005904

ISBN: 0747202214

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Price intact.First thus London::Headline, 245 pp.1990. Beautiful Celtic Design Dust Jacket accent this hard to find hardcover edition in excellent clean condition of these well done historical Arthurian fiction series through a woman's eyes. Each told by a different character. Great condition book and jacket. Not price clipped. NO writing anywhere. Clean really great condition. We have the whole series in our Arthurian catalog listed on this site. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian Books since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

Wise Woman's Telling (Daughter of Tintagel, Book 1)

By: Fay. Sampson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Trafalgar Square: July 1992

Seller ID: 005223

ISBN: 0747232636

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket.NOT a library copy NOT Clipped London::Headline, 1990. 8vo . Great pastel Celtic illustration on these fine series of Arthurian historical novel's dust jacket. Here Morgan Le fay and Morgause told from the woman's perspective. Fine condition book and jacket. Beautiful Jacket art Very handsome condition. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian books since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

Legends of Northeast Scotland Hardcover

By: Fenton Wyness

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Gramercy: 1972

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 006893

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A.: Gramercy, 1972. Book. Illus. by B/W Drawings. Fine. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Red Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Celtic folktales & ghost stories from Aberdeen and the Northeast Highlands of Scotland. "The Witch of Findrack" "The Phantom of the Loch" More..Clean great condition. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The White Trail (New Stories from the Mabinogion)

By: Fflur Dafydd

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Seren: 2012-04

Seller ID: 6626

ISBN: 1854115510

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First Welsh Edition European Style Wrap Around Trade Paperback Welsh Arthurian retelling in modern times Culhwch and Olwen 209 pp. Clean Pages NOT a library Copy. Clean collectible condition. A brilliant reawakening of the Mabinogion Eleven separate volumes by various modern Welsh authors. This is the retelling of Culhwch and Olwen, the most Celtic portrayal and example of Arthur's Welsh court. Here the tale is retold in modern wales. Clever, that peculiarity is upon it. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology and Arthurian Legend since 1977 wrapped well. First Edition. View more info

The Isle of Dreams By Fiona Macleod Mosher Press Limited Numbered Edition

By: Fiona Macleod

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Portland, Maine, Mosher: 1909

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 005713

Condition: Very Good+


Portland, Maine: Mosher, 1909. Book. Very Good+ 130 pp. Clean.Numbered, limited Edition Hardcover. Second American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardcover Mosher Press This Numbered, limited to 925 copies on hand made paper small Collectible press Very Good+ Clean condition explores the Spiritual essence of Iona and the Dove of the Lord "Saint Columba". Mosher Press limited edition. The book itself closes like a gift box.. Clean free of underlines or writing in text. Sunning to boards No book plates. Great Celtic Faerie Deirdre of the Sorrows and her 'Second Sight&... View more info

The Immortal Bear of the North: Stone Memories of Arthur

By: Fiona Mulgrew

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Iudeu Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66848

ISBN: 0993585000

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition 250 pp. NOT a Library copy. Unusual Scottish Arthurian narrative novel based on found Pictish stones. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Books since 1977. We wrap in brown paper before shipping to protect the cover in transit First Edition. View more info

King Arthur's Socks And Other Village Plays Hardcover

By: Floyd Dell

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016289

Condition: Very Good


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Decorative Cloth First Edition "Library of Congress Duplicate" Stamp and Library of Congress Book Plate. Pages clean. No underlines or markings. Board edge extremities rubbed. Decorative Paper over boards lines covered spine. Paper Title Patch on Spine. American plays. One about King Arthur..Guenevere says,"Dont try and talk like a woman in a Shaw play...!" Three Geese In Flight we wrap first in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info

Viking Hammer Of The North Large Hardcover Color Photographs by Magnus Magnusson Werner Forman by Magnus Magnusson Werner Forman by Magnus Magnusson Werner Forman

By: Forman, Magnus Magnusson Werner

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Orbis:

Seller ID: SKU1000089

Condition: Very Good


Orbis. Hardcover. Very Good Hardcover and Near Very Good dust Jacket Large Color filled Viking weapon, jewellry, and Pagan Sacred Pagan Norse Artifacts. Excellent large 128pp journey into pagan Norse Viking life. Clean pages Shelf wear and little creases and tears on dust jacket else terrific. Clean pages. NOT a library copy . Very Good. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Legend Of Tristan & Iseult The Tale and the Trail in Ireland, Cornwall and Brittany

By: Forrester Roberts

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Forrestor Roberts: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013793

Condition: Fine


England: Forrestor Roberts, 1998. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible First Edition. Excellent Color illustrated Photo and Drawing filled around the Celtic lands where the legend of Tristan and Iseult took place. Great for both Arthurian book collecting and travel as well as to accompany reading the texts. Beautiful Illustrations. First Edition. View more info

The Sisters' Tale Hardcover

By: Frances Castle

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, Bodley Head: 1968

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 012883

Condition: Very Good


England: Bodley Head, 1968. Book. Illus. by Dust Jacket art by Barry Wilkinson. Fine hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Very Good Clean price clipped Dust Jacket. NOT a library book. Little known Young Adult historical fiction set in the age of Arthur in sixth century Ireland. The story is about a young Irish woman who happens to be named "Yseult". Dust Jacket art by Barry Wilkinson Price clipped and very slight wear. NOT ex-Library! Great treasure.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ghosts Spirits and Spectres of Scotland Hardcover

By: Francis Thompson

Price: $15.30

Publisher: New York, Bell: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010358

Condition: Fine


New York: Bell, 1973. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover in Near Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library book. This is a fine book about ghosts and hauntings in the Highlands of Scotland. Includes 'Astral projections' Excellent clean condition inside and out b/w illus. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Letters To A Friend The Correspondence Between T.H.White and L.J. Potts

By: Francois Gallix Selected and Edited and Introduced With Notes

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Putnam: 1982

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012477

ISBN: 0399126937

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: Putnam, 1982. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Collection of letters and b/w drawings by the author of "The Sword In The Stone" and "The Once and Future King". In here the author talks about his Merlyn (Merlin) and also Queen Guinevere as the 'ultimate and true woman'. Much discussion in these stimulating intellectual letters of his Arthurian books. Book in fine clean condition. Clean, price clipped dust jacket. NO chips bright an... View more info