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The Peasant Speech of Devon Original Edition

By: Sarah Hewett

Price: $34.00

Publisher: London, Elliot Stock,: 1892

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 005699

Condition: Very Good+


London: Elliot Stock,, 1892. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover1902 Original Edition NOT a library bookBeautiful floral Victorian end papers. NO book plates NOT a library copy. Clean interior tight binding, bumped board edges. Excellent Study of the Folklore and speech of Devon, what was the old Celtic southwest, Arthur's country as well as Sir Francis Drake. Glossary, Dictionary, phraseology. Handsome volume in go... View more info

Cross-Channel Trade Between Gaul And Britain In The Pre-Roman Iron Age

By: Sarah Macready and F.H.Thompson Edited

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, London: Society of Antiquaries: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005087

Condition: Near Fine


London: London: Society of Antiquaries, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine First Edition Trade Paperback Celtic interaction between tribes and nations.The new theory that Celtic culture was spread by interaction rather than wholesale invasion. Books like this led the way. Ostensibly Caesar used Celtic interaction as an excuse to invade Celtic Britain.Great assorted essays by noted Celtic and Classical stu... View more info

The Realm Of The Great Goddess Hardcover

By: Sibylle Von Cles-Reden

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Prentice Hall: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012384

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Prentice Hall, 1962. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover with Very Good+ Dust Jacket NOT a library book. First American Edition Excellent discovery of the hidden Goddess written into the megalithic chambers of Brittany and Denmark. Explorations of Megalithic Sardinia and Malta. Really fabulous photos of Megaliths as well as witchcraft folklore connected with the old ways. 121 photos, 83 drawings. 32... View more info

Magical Folk: British and Irish Fairies: 500 AD to the Present

By: Simon; Houlbrook, Ceri Young

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gibson Square Books Ltd: 2017-11

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66830

ISBN: 1783341017

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Intact NOT a library copy 256 pp.Irish Seal folk Welsh Tylwyth Teg, Orkney Trows Native American Algonquin Mahican Pukwudgies Many essays with each Fairy nation. Clean pristine collectible condition. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books of the Fairy Faith since 1977 wrapped first in paper to protect your jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Early Cultures Of North-West Europe Hardcover

By: Sir Cyril Fox and Bruce Dickins

Price: $95.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012180

Condition: Very Good


England: Cambridge University Press, 1950. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover Original Large Quarto Size (H.M.Chadwick Memorial Studies) Very Good Clean Condition. Separate Fold Outs NOT a library book. Clean pages No Jacket Among the 22 wonderful essays in this large illustrated collection "Notes On The Ogam inscriptions of Southern Britain" Kenneth H.Jackson, "Cantre'r Gwaelod and Ker Is" Rachel Brom... View more info

Jersey Witches, Ghosts and Traditions

By: Sonia Hillsdon

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Norwich, Jarrold Publishing: May 1987

Seller ID: 66781

ISBN: 071170371X

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback 143 pp. B/W Photos Clean Pages First Edition. Excellent Illustrated Study and History of the supernatural traditions in the Channel island of Jersey. Witch practice and trials Ghosts and deep folklore. NOT a library copy. Wrapping the books we love with care 'Old School' since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Pre-Roman Britain Hardcover

By: Stanley Thomas

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006347

Condition: Very Good


London: Studio Vista, 1965. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Photos. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover and Very Good Mylared Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy!Many very clear photos of Celtic artifacts and Jewelry from Celtic Britain. It's artifacts, Celtic swords, weapons, pottery, jewelry and metal work, scholarly text.Text and close up photos. Great for jeweler or Celtic reenact or.. Dust jack... View more info

Pre-Roman Britain Hardcover

By: Stanley Thomas

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New York Graphic society: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015401

Condition: Good


U.S.A.: New York Graphic society, 1966. Book. Illus. by photographs. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover No Jacket Clean Pages. Cover fades and shelf wear Many black and white photos of Celtic Iron Age swords, torcs, shields, hill forts, chariots, Celtic pottery that can be reproduced. Good shape no writing good working copy! Clean pages NOT a library copy. hardcover working copy with large clear photos. First Edition. View more info

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Ancient Europe From the Beginnings of Agriculture to Classical Antiquity

By: Stuart Piggott

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Aldine: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Large 339 pp First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.. First American Edition. Excellent illustrations and photos accent this large archaeological study of Megalithic becoming Celtic Bronze age Europe by Stuart Piggott. Great photo of a bronze age young woman wearing a 'Stonehenge era' dress which reminds that these were people like us! . Dust Jacket bright In mylar and in far better then usually seen. ... View more info

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Ancient Europe

By: Stuart Piggott

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Chicago: Aldine, 1966: 1966

Edition: Fourth American Edition

Seller ID: 006585

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover.Very Good Dust Jacket .Clean 349 pp NOT a library copy. 4to Large excellent condition hardcover here with the uncommon dust jacket with modest wear and chips but Very good see photo. Great B/W illustrations in this study of Neolithic Stonehenge and Avebury to Celtic Bronze age Europe.Great photo of a museum reenactment of a Bronze age blonde woman wearing a Stonehenge era textile mini dress, Comprehensive in scope from the Megalithic to the Celtic as mode... View more info

The Druids Ancient Peoples and Places

By: Stuart Piggott

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger: 1970

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016022

Condition: Near Fine


New York: Praeger, 1970. Book. Illus. by B/W Plates.Near Fine Hardcover in Collectible Near Fine Dust Jacket Second Printing. Not Price Clipped NOT a library book. That is hard to find this pristine.THE DRUIDS by Stuart Piggott is truly among the very best. This book was reprinted later and went on to paperback but it is THIS incarnation is it's most special 16 full page b/w Celtic plates, 35 Line Drawings 4 Maps rare to find this so FINE.with FINE Jacket From Celtic Ir... View more info

A Picture Book of Ancient British Art Original First Edition Hardcover

By: Stuart Piggott And Glyn E.Daniel

Price: $18.47

Publisher: England, Cambridge Univ. Press,: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005504

Condition: Fine


England: Cambridge Univ. Press,, 1951. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by 73 b/w Photos. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover. Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First English Edition. NOT a library book! 73 B/W Plates Celtic artifacts displayed in the British museums, by famed scholar and archaeologist. Celtic Boars, Bronze ceremony shields, Battle Torcs, bronze spiral arm bands, Ceridwen's Cauldron bronze flesh hooks... View more info

KING ARTHUR'S BRITTANY LA BRETAGNE DU ROI ARTHUR FILMSTRIP MANUAL by Suzanne B.Russell Translated by Geraldine Legendre To accompany the MCMLLXXXI copyrighted filmstrip KING ARTHUR'S BRITTANY LA BRETAGNE DU ROI ARTHUR

By: Suzanne B.Russell Translated Geraldine Legendre

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Texas, Educational Filmstrips: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1000155

Condition: Fine


Educational Filmstrips Huntsville Texas. Paperback. Fine Clean Condition Collectible little 11 pp. Rare Blue card 16mo. Published and Printed Script English one side French facing about King Arthur in the Fairy forest of Broceliande in Brittany. Rare collectible Arthurian little book with content about the Lady of the Lake and Merlin's Well Fine clean NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

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The French Stonehenge An Account of the Principal Megalithic Remains in the Morbihan Archipelago Signed and Inscribed by the Author Orginal, Hardcover Fold out Maps, Plans, B/w Photos, Drawings

By: T. Cato Worsfold

Price: $96.00

Publisher: London, Henry Bumpus: 1902

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 5244

Condition: Very Good


Original 1902 Green Cloth binding with Gilt Cover Titles.44 pp. 13 Full page Illustrations of Avebury, the long rows of free standing stones at Le Menec Carnac, in Armorica or today's Brittany Full two page pullout of the Cromlechs at Le Menec, Carnac. Many of Avebury and even the fallen giant 'Great Menhir Locmariaquer" in Brittany. NOT a library copy. Handsome inscription and signature on first free endpaper by author to "J.W. Ivimey" whose small bookplate... View more info

The Cornish Chough

By: T.O.Darke

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Truro, D.Bradfp: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016131

Condition: Fine


Truro: D.Bradfp, 1971. Book. Illus. by B/W Photos and Drawings. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. First Cornish Edition Trade Paperback Photos and Drawings Together with History and Folklore and Naturalism study of this Cornish bird. It is said that King Arthur returns, or at least his Awen to his native Cornwall as a Chough. Clean and Near Fine. First Edition. View more info

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Contes du Lit-Clos Recits et Legendes Bretonnes Chansons A dire Original 1912 Hardcover

By: Theodore Botrel

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Paris, Georges Ondet: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011804

Condition: Near Fine


Paris: Georges Ondet, 1912. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1912 Paris Edition bound in Red hardcover. Wonderful lithographs of haunting oceans and Armorican spirits hovering over the sea. Breton ballads collected and told. Photo of the author in Traditional Breton clothing as a frontis.The folklore of Brittany lies waiting within the songs that are tales. Many two tone illustrations. Rebound in a scarlet library cl... View more info

Pictures And Legends From Normandy And Brittany Original 1881 Illustrated Hardcover

By: Thomas And Katharine Macquoid

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5233

Condition: Near Fine


Original Embossed Salmon Colored Boards with Gilt Breton Village on Cover and Gilt Woman's Head Coifs on the Spine 320 pp.Tissue present on Frontis illustration Over Thirty Four Illustrations of Medieval Cathedrals Megaliths and Breton and Norman Clothing. Pardons and Celtic Breton Fountains Quimper, Auray folklore. Window in 19th century Normandy and Brittany in a very handsome volume NOT a library cop. Small private 19th c.name plate on inside board. Rare Near Fine con... View more info

The Celtic Christianity Of Cornwall Divers Sketches And Studies

By: Thomas Taylor

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Wales, Llanerch: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014786

Condition: Fine


Wales: Llanerch, 1995. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. like new Celtic Cross and red Celtic knots on cover. First Thus .184 pp. Study of the Cornish Celtic church it's tonsure and difference with the English Roman church. Cornish Saints,Saint Michael's Mount.. View more info

The hobby horse and other animal masks

By: Violet; Dean-Smith, Margaret Alford

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, The Merlin Press Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 010847

ISBN: 0850361605

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Mylared Dust Jacket Clipped price. NO Chips NOT a library copy 1978. First English Edition Excellent folklore study of the horse and the mask in Cornish Western European Neolithic folklore and Dutch, German folk festivals The Padstow Obby Horse, much more. illus. Great shape book and jacket. famed Folklore classic of pre-Christian European shamanism. Three Geese In Flight Folklore Books since 1977 wrapped with respect for the book and you Du... View more info

Folktales Of Brittany

By: W. Branch Johnson

Price: $38.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1927

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66771

Condition: Very Good


Original 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Clean Pages 155 pp. NOT a library copy A little soiling on spine and slight shelf wear but binding tight. pages clean and handsome. "Pardons" Pilgrimages" "Breton Arthurian lore" "Ker Ys" Celtic Saints at Cromlechs. Tight binding Three Geese In Flight Celtic Myth with passion since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Proceedings Of The Third International Congress Of Celtic Studies Edinburgh 23-29 July 1967 "Historical Writing in Medieval Welsh" Thomas Jones

By: W.F.H. Nicolaisen Thomas Jones, John Macinnes, Derick S.Thomson

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Scotland, School of Scottish Studies: 1968

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 012300

Condition: Very Good+


School of Scottish Studies, 1968. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Hardcover NOT a library copy. Collection of Celtic Studies Essays. b/w illus.'Historical Writing in Medieval Welsh' by Thomas Jones" Brut Y Tywysogion and Brut y Brenhinedd'"and "Gaelic Learned Orders in Medieval Scotland' by Derick S.Thomson''Indo European and Celtic' 'The Oral Tradition in Scottish Gaelic Poetry 'John MacI... View more info

Lyver An Pymp Marthus Seleven

By: Warlergh an Dus Coth Cuntellys Ha Scryfys Gans Mordon

Price: $14.66

Publisher: Cornwall, Cornwall: Cornish Language Board, 1977: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 008828

Condition: Very Good


Cornwall: Cornwall: Cornish Language Board, 1977, 1977. Book. Very Good. Card Wrappers. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stiff Blue Card Wrappers. Very Good. First Thus. Booklet. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Published and re-printed in Cornwall from the 1923 publication 16pp.. First Edition. View more info

Property and Power In The Early Middle Ages Hardcover

By: Wendy Davies and Paul Fouracre Edited

Price: $65.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge Univ.Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006214

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped clean pages NOT a library book. England: Cambridge Univ.Press, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.Ten essays from' Dark Age' Wales to Merovingian France, power politics and early 'property and Charter' issues in early Wales. Fine condition book and jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Creation Of The World, Gwreans An Bys A Cornish Mystery Play Original 1864 Hardcover Edition

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $155.00

Publisher: London, Williams and Norgate,: 1864

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 005091

Condition: Very Good


London: Williams and Norgate,, 1864. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. Very Good 208 pp. [1] Hardcover Original Brown Cloth binding. Handsome Earth Colored End Papers. Rare Whitley Stokes late medieval Cornish Christian mystery play. Cornish language one side English translation facing page, notes, introduction, Celtic Christianity, Angel lore. Edited by one of the fathers of Celtic studies. Very good, some fade spots on cover, the title Page much foxing... View more info

Cartier Discovers the St.Lawrence

By: William Toye

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canada, Oxford University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015967

Condition: Very Good


Canada: Oxford University Press, 1970. Book. Illus. by Laszlo Gal. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Tall Trade Paperback 1970 First Canadian Edition. Each Color Illustrated Page tells the history and adventures of Jacques cartier the Breton who sailed up the St.Larence to Quebec and Montreal Holchelaga and interacted with the Iiroquois people. here retold and wonderfully illustrated. Very Good condition. Clean. NOT a library book . ... View more info

The Bayeux Tapestry Monument to a Norman Triumph

By: Wolfgang Grape

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Munich, Prestel Publishing: May 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013069

ISBN: 3791313657

Condition: Fine


Germany: Prestel, 1994.Fine.Clean Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Large European Color Trade Paperback Clean pages NOT a library copy.Excellent Detailed pictorial study and historical text Fine Color illustrated Edition Of the Bayeux Tapestry. Full page and close up photos fine color detail frame by frame examination of weapons, battle styles, the theories of the origin and provenance discussed. Norman and Saxon and Germanic dark... 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

Les Cavaliers Du Bout Du Monde (The Knights at The End of The World)

By: Yann Brekilien

Price: $18.00

Publisher: France, Le Rocher: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005282

ISBN: 2268009289

Condition: Fine


France: Le Rocher, 1990. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Large Trade Paperback Fine Condition First Edition. French text. Clean pages. Decorative cover. Historical Celtic novel set in Dark age Brittany. NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

Les Revoltes D'Armorique

By: Yann Brekilien

Price: $13.66

Publisher: France, Du Rocher,: 1995

Edition: Second Revised Edittion

Seller ID: 005340

Condition: Fine


France: Du Rocher,, 1995. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Second Revised Edittion. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback French text. Historical novel set in Brittany in the age of the Druids! And their war with the Romans! Written by a Breton author. . View more info