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Mystery of Arthur at Tintagel

By: Richard Seddon

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rudolf Steiner Press: January 2000

Seller ID: 007174

ISBN: 0854404368

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback. First English Edition NOT a library book. Clean pages free of markings. Study combines serious research with notes and spiritual perspective on Welsh Arthurian Spoils of Annwn and the spiritual Merlin mysteries at Tintagel Cornwall with German Rudolf Steiner Platonic star cosmology in a organic way. Great condition very enjoyable Arthurian speculation. Three Geese In Flight 40 years selling Celtic Arthurian books We wrap in paper before packing to protect the cover. First Edition. View more info

Ithell Colquhoun: Magician Born Of Nature. Revised Edition.

By: Richard Shillitoe

Price: $63.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Lulu.com: 2010-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5294

ISBN: 1445244462

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Trade Paperback ix +458 pp. B/W Numerous Drawings and Expressions Comprehensive Study and bibliology, photographs of her paintings some never seen, and discussions of her ritual Magic with the Mathers as well as Ithell Colquhoun's Celtic Cornish and Irish explorations. Color cover painting.This revised and expanded second edition. Clean 458 pp. NOT a institution copy, tight free of markings. Since 1977 wrapping our Celtic Studies first in brown paper to protect cover View more info

The Cornish Ordinalia Religion and Dramaturgy

By: Robert Longsworth

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Harvard University Press: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010059

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover and Collectible Dust Jacket U.S.A: Harvard University Press, 1967. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Serious Study of Celtic Cornish Theological literature from the post 'Celtic church'. Important Cornish biblical cycle studied. Very light wear.The Celtic speaking Church had a deep and lasting interest in Hebrew texts even into this later period in Cornish speaking Cornwall. Bibliology Like new book and jacket. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Little Book of Brittany Hardcover

By: Robert Medill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M.Mcbride: 1924

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005903

Condition: Very Good


New York: Robert M.Mcbride, 1924. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Photos. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Hardcover Clean very good plus shape. Many great b/w photos of Celtic Brittany accent this charming journey book. Breton costume, architecture, roads, Pilgrimages, Pardon schedules, map end papers. . First Edition. View more info

Dolmens for the Dead Megalith-Building Throughout the World

By: Roger Joussaume Translated From The French By Anne and Christopher Chippindale

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Cornell University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007687

ISBN: 080142156X

Condition: Fine


SALE!!! Fine Illustrated Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Unclipped Dust Jacket First Edition. Cornell University Press, 1988. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translated from the French This study looks at British, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Dutch and some of the lesser known megaliths in countries not usually associated with them. Such as Portugal, Israel or India, or even Ethiopia! Scale plans.Photos NOT a library copy Collectible Fine condition. Fine Mylar protected Dust Jacket Three Geese in Flight 40 years' Old School' wrapping first in brown paper to preserve the bo... View more info

The Romance Of Tristram And Ysolt By Thomas Of Britain

By: Roger Sherman Loomis Translated From the Old French and Old Norse

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Columbia University Press: 1931

Edition: First Revised Editon

Seller ID: 011463

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Hardcover. First Revised Edition. 8vo Original Clean Hardcover Blue Cloth Gilt Medieval Design On Spine. Very Good inside, tight binding. No writing inside.. A little rubbing of color barely noticeable at side of spine with no loss . Great edition of Tristan translated from the old French and the old Norse. Also it has the Welsh Tristan fragments in Welsh with English translations. Introduction, edited by Roger Sherman Loomis notes. Very good clean pages tight binding, very nice shape! Gilt embossed Arthurian design on cover. .NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we wrap in paper before s... View more info

Tides of Mont ST. Michel

By: Roger Vercel

Price: $13.11

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016293

Condition: Good


New York: Random House, 1938. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Good+ Hardcover and Dust Jacket Stated First Edition. Clean Pages Dust Jacket several chips and rubs but still Good. Picture of Mount St. Michel on Dust Jacket and on End papers and two tone on hardcover. Magic realism novel set on and around this Breton/Norman holy hill. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Will The Real King Arthur Please Stand Up? First Edition Hardcover

By: Ronald Millar

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017239

Condition: Fine


London: Cassell, 1978. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy. Absolutely page turning cross between a chummy travel book through Celtic Brittany and a research study of Sixth Century Arthurian Brittany and who is considered to be by the author and many Breton s the historical King Arthur. Gildas, Cai, Tristan, Myrddin. Arthurian books since 1977 I believe it is the question and the quest that count more than the answer. Here the quest is a delight. Collectible condition... View more info

A Catalogue of British and Irish Prehistoric Bronzes in the Royal Ontario Museum

By: Royal Ontario Museum

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ont., The Museum: 1980

Seller ID: 005915

ISBN: 0888542402

Condition: Fine


Fine Decorative Hardcover.Canada: Royal Ontario Museum, 1980. First Edition. 4to Fine Hardcover Boards. b/w illus. Drawings First Canadian Edition. NOT a library copy. Study and illustrated catalog of Celtic weapons. Swords, spears, axes bronze snaffle bits. Many drawings and descriptions of Celtic metallurgy, bibliography. Fine Celtic artifacts in the Toronto Canada museum.Fine Handsome copy. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Witchcraft And Folklore Of Dartmoor

By: Ruth E.St. Leger-Gordon.

Price: $19.12

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

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014261

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Bell, 1972. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue Hardcover.Silver titling on spine.Tight very good shape with only shelf wear. 196pp.b/w illus.Square dancings roots with 'Wicca' and dos si dos back to back dancing in a stone circle. Nine maidens,Pixies,Old River Gods and White Ladies, etc Good stuff in here,. First Edition. View more info

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Cliff Castles And Cave Dwellings Of Europe Original 1911 Hardcover

By: S. Baring Gould

Price: $110.00

Publisher: london, Seeley And Co: 1911

Seller ID: 015594

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+.Hardcover.london: Seeley And Co, 1911. First English Edition. 8vo Very Good+ clean condition. NOT a library book. A illustrated journey to lost churches and mountain fortresses.Cave chapels 322 pp. Rare in this clean shape Gilt mountain sanctuary on cover, Since 1977 wrapping with care before packing. First Edition. View more info

Two Lives of Gildas

By: Saint,of Llancarfan; Ruys, Monk of Caradoc

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Felinfach, Llanerch Press: 1990

Seller ID: 874716859

ISBN: 0947992456

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Trade Paperback 110 pp..Hugh Williams translations of the Two Lives and Commentary. A whole very interesting section about King Arthur.taking pennance from Gildas different from Cambrensis! 110 pp. Clean text NOT a library copy. View more info

Making A Christian Landscape The Countryside In Early Medieval Cornwall, Devon and Wessex

By: Sam Turner

Price: $27.00

Publisher: England, University of Exeter Press: 2006

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 015529

Condition: Fine


England: University of Exeter Press, 2006. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Like New Trade Paperback Color and B/W Illustrations. Study of Dark Age Cornwall and Wessex Architecture and it's social significance in the interplay of Celtic and Saxon. Tintagel and the latest findings are explored. Handsome volume and challenging beliefs where Celtic begins and Saxon begins. Cornish Saints, forts, holy wells, clean free of markings NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

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 good solid clean shape. . Dust jacket present. 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 studies scholars Except for a embossed name on title page this is in 'fine' condition. Since 1977 we wrap carefully before shipp... 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. 328pp. Very good hardcover shape with great photo on d/j of a Megalith with the Goddess face. Clean pages, rare excellent shape... 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 Bromwich","Gods and Heroes in Stone" H.R.Ellis Davidson, Sutton Hoo Ritual objects Norse isle of Man, Saxon Magic muc... View more info

Jersey Witches, Ghosts and Traditions

By: Sonia Hillsdon

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Norwich, Jarrold Publishing: May 1987

Seller ID: 66781

ISBN: 071170371X

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback 143 pp. B/W Photos Drawings 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 jacket present. First Edition. 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. NOT Price Clipped! NOT a library copy. Rare to find both book and dust jacket so nice. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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 modern archaeology is coming to this evolution model.. Dust jacket present. 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..A few d/j chips else very good and bright in mylar jacket. Clean pages Good traditional tattoo design ideas Rare with dus... 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 Fold out Maps, Plans, B/w Photos, Drawings

By: T. Cato Worsfold

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Henry Bumpus: 1902

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 5244

Condition: Very Good


Original 1902 Green Cloth binding with Gilt Cover Titles.44 pp. 13 Full page Illustrations of 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 graces Victorian endpaper. Clean No writing in text, a few pages loose, Gilt titles bright some cover darkening on corner front cover... 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

Terry Jones' Barbarians

By: Terry Jones; Alan Ereira

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, B B C Books: March 27, 2007

Seller ID: 11085

ISBN: 0563493186

Condition: Fine


Collectible Condition Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy Passionate Bookseller since 1977 Dust jacket present. 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 cloth binding.This was in the library of the Seminaire Des Trois Rivieres in the Province of Quebec. Near Fine clean free of w... 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 condition. Except for some page foxing, tight binding, clean free of writing and excellent handsome condition First Edition. View more info