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Dark-Age Britain Studies Presented to E.T.Leeds Hardcover

By: D.B. Hardin Editor Francoise Henry, J.N.L.Myres, C.A.Raleigh Radford, T.C. Lethbridge, R.L.S. Bruce-Mitford

Price: $69.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1956

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 015658

Condition: Very Good


England: Methuen, 1956. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 4to. Hardcover Large black cloth Very good clean, tight binding, No writing, NOT a library book. Great classic of early medieval Britain, Celtic, Viking and Anglo Saxon. Fourteen essays from Celtic heads to Arthurian era coins to Pagan Jutes to Irish enamel R.L.S. Bruce-Mitford jewelry by fourteen great scholars from Francoise Henry, J.N.L.Myres, C.A.Raleigh Radford, T.C. Lethbridge, R.L.S. Bruce-Mitford more. 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

LA LEGENDE ARTHURIENNE - LE GRAAL ET LA TABLE RONDE : Perceval le gallois ou le conte du graal + Perlesvaus, le haut livre du graal + Merlin et Arthur ; Le Graal et le royaume + Le livre de caradoc + Le chevalier à l'épée + Hunbaut.etc

By: Danielle Regnier-Bohler

Price: $39.00

Publisher: France, ROBERT LAFFONT: 1989

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 008665

ISBN: 2221052595

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Clean Trade Paperback. Sixth Edition. 8vo NOT a library copy Very Good+ Trade Paperback A complete French Arthurian library in one volume.15 different medieval French Arthurian romances all in one volume! A few examples "Perlesvaus, le Haut Livre Graal, Meliador, Le Romance De Jaufre, etc 1134pp.French text.Three Geese in Flight Arthurian books since 1977 View more info

The Life and Times of John Trevisa Medieval Scholar

By: David C.Fowler

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U. S. A., U.S.A: Univ. of Washington Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006606

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: U.S.A: Univ. of Washington Press, 1995, 1995. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good-Fine/Very Good-Fine. 1st.ed. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Medieval Cornish scholar. Oxford university in the middle ages. This Cornish scholar's defense of the historicity of King Arthur and Geoffrey of Monmouth is fascinating enough, even just due to it's Celtic Cornish connection! Very nice condition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Guide To Britain's Pagan Heritage

By: David Clarke

Price: $29.00

Publisher: England, Robert Hale: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014076

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Trade Paperback Guide to Pagan Sites of Black Annis, and Sacred Holy Wells with Celtic heads. Goddess Sites England Wales Ireland Cornwall. England: Robert Hale, 1995. First Edition. 8vo. Clean.224 pp..Great photos medieval guardian trees, Stone Celtic heads, direction. Great condition NOT a library book.Celtic and Folklore since 1977 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

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

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

By: David P Riley

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Arthur H.stockwell Ltd: 2004

Seller ID: 016607

ISBN: 0722335741

Condition: Fine


. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy. Devon: 2004. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Devon Edition. 8vo A historical Arthur and dares to take the traditional tribal makeup of the Dumnonian southwest and the Cornish Saints are interwoven with the historic Arthur at Cadbury and Geraint at Llongborth.Valuable is the section on the Cornish and the Viking battles. Also the Medieval and Tudor history of Cornwall and Devon is examined along with the Celtic language. Excellent Since 1977 we pack with care and respect. Dust jacket present. First Edit... View more info

Property and Power in the Early Middle Ages

By: Davies, Wendy and Paul Fouracre (eds)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 006214

ISBN: 052143419X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped clean pages NOT a library book. England: Cambridge Univ.Press, 1995. First Edition. 8vo Ten essays by different scholars from' Dark Age' Wales to Merovingian France, power politics and early 'property and Charter' issues in early Wales. Fine condition book and jacket Three Geese in Flight Celtic and Arthurian Books since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Introduction to Celtic Coins (A Colonnade book)

By: Derek Allen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Publications Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 006225

ISBN: 0714108413

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback. First 1978 Edition.England: NOT a library copy. No writing a little shelf wear.Illustrated by B/W Photos. 8vo Clean pages B/W Illus. Photos. Study and Fine illustrated gazetteer of early Celtic Tribal coins Some of the abstract Celtic design based on Greek naturalistic models. Window into Druidic thought in these Celtic designs. Regni, Atrebates, Dobunni, Iceni, just a few of the Celtic tribal coins etc. One of the few ways to see int Celtic consciousness is these coins, Clear photos of the abstract Celtic design that captures the essence of the image Picasso like ... View more info

Henry and Katharine Jenner A Celebration of Cornwall's Culture Language and Identity

By: Derek R Williams

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Francis Boutle Publishers: 2004

Seller ID: 671

ISBN: 1903427193

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition B/W Illus Clean 267 pp.No Writing in text NOT a library copy. Fourteen Full Cornish Essays by and about Henry and Katharine Jenner who worked to reinvigorate the Celtic Brythonic Cornish language. Here are writings on the Druidic Bardic Gorsedd and Joseph of Arimathea Folklore, Cornisj language studies and pieces on the Jenners as well as poetry by them. B/W Illus. Henry Jenners wrote very compelling pieces of the Cornish place names on King Arthur as well as Tintagel, Castle Dinas, hillfort associations as well. We wrap in brown paper since 1977 before packing to p... View more info

Secret of the Bards of the Isle of Britain

By: Dillwyn Miles

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Dyfed, Dinefwr Publishers Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: 66712

ISBN: 0951992600

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT an Institution copy Clean 248 pages. B/W Photos and Illus. Gilt spine titles. Published and handsomely printed in Wales..History of the Gorsedd from Iolo Morganwg and fragments of Druidic memory and the National Eisteddfod of Wales. Excellent history by someone who knows. Fantastic illus from secret languages to clothing, to previous Gorsedds. Pristine condition.. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapping to protect dust your jacket with outstanding customer service . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Haunted Landscapes: Cornish and Westcountry Tales of the Supernatural

By: Donald R. Rawe

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Lodenek Press: 1994

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 90008

ISBN: 0946143226

Condition: Fine


INSCRIBED and SIGNED Donald R. Rawe. Collectible Fine Trade Paperback First Cornish Edition 167 pp. Clean Pages. NOT a library copy. Nine short stories dealing with the supernatural by Cornish Author, Bard of the Gorseth, Publisher and Playwright Donald R. Rawe. Wonderful cover painting by Melanie C. Rawe. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Nuit celtique (la)

By: Donatien Laurent

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brittany, Presses Universitaires De Rennes: 1997

Seller ID: 010335

ISBN: 2843620023

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Trade Paperback Brittany: Presses Universitaires De Rennes, 1997. Book. Fine.Clean 252 pp. Trade Paperback. Essays on Breton Celtic culture with a anthology of extracts of many known and little known Breton texts in French and Breton. Fine clean condition Barzaz-Breiz Clean free of markings French language NOT a library copy. View more info

Folk-Tales Of The Channel Islands

By: Dorothy K.Collings Foreward The Dame Of Sark

Price: $27.00

Publisher: England, Harrap: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013914

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original Hardcover with Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. No writing or underlines.England: Harrap, 1955. B/W Illus. by Peggy Fortnum. Very Good.Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo One of the best collections of Channel Island folktales about the Fairies and the Megalithic Otherworld doors. B/W Peggy Fortnum winsome illustrations Very good shape except front blank end paper gone and some small dust jacket chips in front and one quite large one in back of jacket. Still Very nice and tight in it's bright mylar jacket. Clean interior NOT a library copy. Wonderful book told as a ongoing Fair... View more info

An Awayl Herwyth Sen Mark Saint Mark's Gospel In Cornish

By: dyllans noweth

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Camborne, An Lef Kernewek: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 246

Condition: Fine


Camborne: An Lef Kernewek, 1960. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Fine Clean Collectible Condition First Cornish Edition 1960 NOT a library book. No underlines. Cornish language Saint Mark's Gospel in the Celtic language of Cornwall.. No English.Fine condition Three Geese In Flight 35 years offering Celtic Studies from the land across the sea. First Edition. View more info

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Prehistoric Religion A Study in Prehistoric Archaeology

By: E.O. James

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014179

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket Mylar protected. Not Price Clipped. NOT a library book New York: Praeger, 1957. 1st Edition. 8vo Except for rust marks on end paper from a paper clip the book itself would be Near Fine. First American Edition. One of the early important feminist archeology books to study the old Europe Goddess cult and indo- European invasion. Great shape first edition hardcover book and mylar protected dust jacket. 300pp. Study of the Old Religion of peace before the rumble of the chariots Illustrations Not price clipped and Not a library book.. Dust jacket pres... View more info

Studies in Ancient Europe Essays Presented to Stuart Piggott

By: Edited J.M.Coles and D.D.A.Simpson

Price: $38.24

Publisher: England, Leicester University Press: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005777

Condition: Fine


England: Leicester University Press, 1968. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Fine Large Collectible Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket First English Edition. Clean Interior NOT a library copy. Fine scholarly Celtic studies essays megalithic Scotland. Romano-British bronze hanging bowls, Cornish Celtic pottery. B/W Illustrations Handsome large clean volume with one little Dust Jacket chip else excellent as well. Three Geese In Flight 35 years packing books with respect and care.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Scrif Celt 85 13 April 1985 Programme Booklet A Conference and Exhibition on Contemporary Writing And Publishing in the Celtic Languages (Breton, Cornish, Irish, Manx, Scots Gaelic, Welsh)

By: Editor Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Wales, London Welsh Centre: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008178

Condition: Near Very Good


Near Very Good. Paperback London Welsh Centre, 1985, . First Edition. 8vo Scrif Celt 85 13 April 1985 Programme Booklet Paperback. Near Very Good. NOT a library copy. Some page foxing tight clean First Edition. 74 pp Program booklet of a Pan-Celtic language Conference. Articles, Celtic language advertisements, Language discussions on Irish, Welsh. Manx More book publications, catalogs of books Chaired by the gifted 'Peter Berresford Ellis'. Very collectible piece of the Pan Celtic movement. First Edition. View more info

Les Mysteres De Condate

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rennes, Musee De Bretagne: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010987

ISBN: 2901429114

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback.Rennes: Musée De Bretagne, 1988. Book. 1st Edition. 8vo l. Fine Clean Trade Paperback Illus. NOT a library copy.Illustrated Archaeological Study of the beautiful Celtic Goddess statues found in Gaul and Brittany. Some in Lotus position. Scholarly commentary and many b/w photos and line drawings of the recent finds of Celtic Gods and Goddess with Torcs Great clean shape. French text.. First Edition. View more info

Image for Journal of The Royal Institution of Cornwall Volume XIX Part 1.-1912 Some Possible Arthurian Place Names in West Penwith, Index to Cornish Transcripts at Exeter and Bodmin , Antiquities at Lewannick, Cornwall (illustrated) Prehistoric Earthworks of unknown origin near Boscastle illustrated  Original 1912 Publication

Journal of The Royal Institution of Cornwall Volume XIX Part 1.-1912 Some Possible Arthurian Place Names in West Penwith, Index to Cornish Transcripts at Exeter and Bodmin , Antiquities at Lewannick, Cornwall (illustrated) Prehistoric Earthworks of unknown origin near Boscastle illustrated Original 1912 Publication

By: Editors Henry Jenner, Frank Nicholls and Henry Dewey, Jasper Nichols, Cornelius E. Cardew

Price: $64.00

Publisher: Truro Cornwall, The Royal Institution of Cornwall: 1912

Edition: First Cornish Edition

Seller ID: 11104

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Original 1912 Academic Cornish Journal Some Possible Arthurian Place Names in West Penwith, Index to Cornish Transcripts at Exeter and Bodmin, Antiquities at Lewannick, Cornwall (illustrated) Prehistoric Earthworks of unknown origin near Boscastle illustrated inscribed stone with possible Ogam More.Tight Clean 142 pp. Illus. NOT a institution copy. Clean free of stamps or writing Three Geese in Flight Celtic and Arthurian studies since 1977 Five star customer service First Edition. View more info

broceliande sur les traces du roi Roy Arthur Et de Ses Chantes

By: Edmond REBILLE

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Spezet, Coop Breizh: 1996

Seller ID: 015108

ISBN: 2909924734

Condition: Fine


Fine.French Language Trade Paperback.156 pp. Brittany: Coop Breizh, 1996. B/W Illus.Color Photos. First Edition. Trade Paperback Excellent color photo filled Arthurian and Myrddin/Merlin literary tour through the Forest of Broceliande and Celtic Brittany. Little known Breton and French Arthurian books are discussed and their associations with Arthur and Merlin and Morgan Le fay. French text Large Trade Paperback Great shape, clean.pages. NOT a Library books. Even if you do not read French the color photos of Broceliande were taken by someone touched by Faerie First Edition. View more info

Laboulaye's Fairy Book Fairy Tales of All Nations

By: Edouard Laboulaye

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1867

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008295

Condition: Fair


New York: Harper & Brothers, 1867. Book. Illus. by Engravings. Fair. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Binding shaken, loose and board fades.Overall fair condition.Yet wonderful Breton Fairy story and Italian Folk tales in this wondeful collection of 12 Europe and Arabian Fairy stories.Translated from the French with numerous little b/w engravings.One of a witch flying over three barking dogs in the Folk tale from Brittany,"Yvon and Finette" 362pp.This poor condition treasure makes this a good deal. Reduced!. First Edition. View more info

Archaeologia Britannica: Texts and Translations (Celtic Studies Publications) Edward Lhwyd

By: Edward Lhuyd

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Wales, Celtic Studies Publications: 2009-01

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 016964

ISBN: 1891271148

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Hardcover. Wales: Celtic Studies, 2009. First Edition Decorative Hardcover Near Fine Clean Pages Free of Writing. NOT a library copy. Except for a crease in the first two end papers absolutely perfect. Handsome cover and spine. Never published with a dust jacket.NO Writings. Besides the texts gathered by the father of modern Celtic language studies includes translations not seen anywhere! Breton, Welsh, Latin, Irish amazing material and 17th and 18th Century correspondences. Plus notes, history edited with notes and bibliography.Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies and customer... View more info

Celts and Their Games and Pastimes

By: Egan, Sean

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Lewiston, New York, U.s.a., Edwin Mellen Pr 2002-10-01: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716905

ISBN: 0773471715

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First Edition Decorative Hardcover Clean pages with slight cover soiling. 191 pp. NOT a library copy From Irish Hurling to Scottish Golf to Cornish Wrestling, which George Washington was a champion of this form in Virginia.Rare very small printing. Wrapping with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Carolingian Portraits A Study In The Ninth Century Hardcover

By: Eleanor Shipley Duckett

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Michigan Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006992

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: University of Michigan Press, 1962. Clean Book. Fine. Tight Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover In Depth Study Of Early Medieval Europe and the leading historical figures of the Court of Charlemagne. Also Amalar of Metz, Lupus of Ferrieres, Louis the Pious more. No markings or underlines. First Edition. View more info

Guide des pardons et pelerinages en Bretagne et Normandie (Collection Les routes de la foi) (French Edition)

By: Eleonore Brisbois

Price: $30.00

Publisher: France, Editions Danae: 1994-01

Seller ID: 009978

ISBN: 2909226093

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Clean Condition First French Edition Not only does it have many great color photos of Celtic pilgrimage and the traditional clothing of Brittany but this is also a guide to the different 'Pardons' throughout Brittany. The time and place of their events 239 pp. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. . French text. Clean. NOT a library copy. Full page color photos of costumes and pilgrimages. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies Books since 1977 with passionate customer service First Edition. View more info

Brittany European Regional Guide Passport Books English Language Walks & Tours with Maps

By: Elisabrth Morris

Price: $18.40

Publisher: U.S.A., Passport Books: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016459

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Passport Books, 1993. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Brittany European Regional Guide Walks & Tours With Maps Clean Color Photos NOT a library copy.Great book to take or study on a trip to Brittany. Clearly broken down into regions, Fairy sites, cycle tours megaliths, food crafts and wonder. Castles Pardons. No land is more silently mystical. Great color photos English text . First Edition. View more info

Caesar's Invasion of Britain

By: Ellis, Peter Berresford

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, New York U.P., New York, NY: 1978

Seller ID: 005882

ISBN: 0814721575

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket NOT a Library copy. New York University Press,, 1980. 144 pp. Illus.First American Edition. 4to. Clean Excellent b/w illustrated study of the Celts resistance to the Roman invasion. Well illustrated and knowing. Illustrated by Photos. Hardcover in great shape.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info