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Trevisa of Berkeley Hardcover

By: Eric Gethyn-Jones

Price: $26.68

Publisher: England, Alan Sutton,: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006185

Condition: Very Good+


England: Alan Sutton,, 1978. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar protected Dust Jacket. Late Medieval scholar and translator and 'Celtic Firebrand' History of this hero and turbulent period between Henry IV and Richard II. Cornish defender of King Arthur. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Superstition and the Superstitious

By: Eric Maple

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012322

ISBN: 0498074315

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket One big jacket chip on bottom of front cover and a a couple of very small ones else very good.NOT price clipped NOT a library copy. A.S.Barnes, 1972 First American Edition. Clean 190 pp.8vo study of witchcraft and folklore, water divination preventive practices in England, Cornwall and America. The author was famous for his work on witchcraft folklore.and forest and travel lore. Photos . 192 pp. b/w illus.wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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

Finistere Sud Bretagne Guides Gallimard

By: Erwan Le Bris Du Rest

Price: $16.39

Publisher: France, Guides Gallimard: 1992

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 008383

Condition: Very Good


France: Guides Gallimard, 1992. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Finistere Sud Bretagne Guides Gallimard French Language Trade Paperback.Color illus. Near Very Good. First French Edition. Extremely useful French guide to lower Brittany and Finisterre Sud Bretagne. Eating, shopping, books, antiques, habitat rural. Great color photos. Clean. Very Good Condition. NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

A History of Cornwall Hardcover

By: F.E. Halliday

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Duckworth: 1959

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011385

Condition: Fine


England: Duckworth, 1959. Book. Near Fine.325 pp Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Clean hardcover NOT a library copy. A chip at top of jacket and a tiny one at bottom of spine, except for price snipped Dust Jacket it would be fine as well as the hardcover. Illustrations throughout this hardcover history of Cornwall. From the megaliths and Celtic gold working people to Dumnonia Arthur and Tintagel castle and medieval, Tudor and Stuart Cornwall. Great castle photo on cover dust jacket too and n... View more info

King Arthur's Country Original Hardcover

By: F.J. Snell

Price: $55.00

Publisher: England, J.M.Dent: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015534

Condition: Near Very Good


Good+.Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 8vo. 295 pp. England: J.M.Dent, 1926. NOT a library book. No writing,NO signatures Much brown foxing on preliminaries pages and Title page plux index..Pages of the text itself clean. No underlines or writing or bookplates/ Really wonderful turn of the past century journey to Arthurian Britain, Cornwall, Welsh, Scottish Arthurian sites by a Arthurian lover. Really great read Arthurian travel in 1925. Handsome looking binding. Celtic and Arthurian bookseller since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Restif De La Bretonne

By: Félicien Marceau Restif De La Bretonne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: France, Mercure De France: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012669

Condition: Very Good


France: Mercure De France, 1964. Book. Very Good.Clean.257 pp Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo Trade Paperback Clean very good shape. Collection of the thoughts and life of Restif De La Bretonne French text. Good solid shape. Portrait on cover. NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

La Gaule Ferdinand Lot Hardcover

By: Ferdinand Lot

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Artheme Fayard: 1947

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 011792

Condition: Very Good+


Paris: Librairie Artheme Fayard, 1947. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Thus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original Gilt Green Cloth. Tight Hardcover Green Cloth French Edition. One of the most important studies of Celtic Gaul, Druidism, and the Roman influx 584 pp. Near very good condition. This copy has the bookplate College Jesus-Marie in Quebec. The slight remains of a removed white sticker still grace the lower spine. Removed pocket from rear board Binding tight. Clean NO markings or underlines. Nice tight attractive copy of a great book on Celtic Gaul and the Druids and r... View more info

The Bretons At Home Hardcover

By: Frances M.Gostling Anatole Le Braz

Price: $39.00

Publisher: England, Robert M.McBride: 1925

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 015707

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Hardcover. 264 pp. B/W Photos Third Revised Edition. 8vo. Original Blue Hardcover Very Good. Solid and clean NOT a library book.NO book plates only sweet inscription from 1929. Pages and illustrations clean.England: Robert M.McBride, 1925 Great travel in Celtic Brittany. Great translations from 'Le Grand' on Gildas,Avalon and King Arthur. Morgan Le Fay and Merlin to the Celtic Saints of Brittany and the Armorican landscape, the scary Ankou. Castles Holy Wells,Carnac Breton woman costumes and architecture of this most magical of places.Three Geese In Flight Celtic mystery since ... View more info

Brittany From Saint Brieuc To Brest and From Quimper To Vannes

By: Francis Gourvil

Price: $24.58

Publisher: London, The Medici Society: 1934

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 013763

Condition: Good


London: The Medici Society, 1934. Book. Good. Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Page after page of Breton costume,architecture,standing stone,head-dress cross roads cross,calvary , wonderful history and folklore text in English. 224pp. Chipped paper spine. Binding tight. Color painting Breton women on cover. Also seperate fold out map of Brittany. Alone worth the price.. First Edition. View more info

Itineraire de Bretagne en 1636 (French Edition)

By: Francois-Nicolas Baudot Du Buisson-Aubenay

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Paris, Layeur: 2000-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66876

ISBN: 2911468384

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Trade Paperback 352 pp.Clean First Edition NOT a library copy. French Text. Primary Historical Documents of history and Travel in Brittany Celtic Saints, Travel Pilgrimage to Vanne and travel in Armorica. Clean French language text of original travels in Brittany in the 1600s, Since 1977 Wrapping Celtic studies with care First Edition. View more info

Jersey Folklore & Superstitions Volume Two: A Comparative Study with the Traditions of the Gulf of St. Malo (the Channel Islands, Normandy & Brittany)

By: G. J. C. Bois

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Authorhouse: 2010-06

Seller ID: 874716889

ISBN: 1449096859

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Clean 710 pp. NOT an Institutional copy NO Writing. Amazing anthology from the Channel Isles, Brittany and Normandy of Werewolves, Ghosts but also Folklore of Morgan le fay, the Korrigans, the Fairy Folk of Brittany Even the Barenton Fountain. Over 700 pages of lore Amazing resource of little seen. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Folklore since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Histoires et Legendes De La Bretagne Mysterieuse

By: G.Kogan

Price: $26.77

Publisher: Paris, Aux Quais De Paris: 1968

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 009185

Condition: Good


Paris: Aux Quais De Paris, 1968. Book. Good. Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. wonderful b/w photos fill this French text study of Breton folklore and mysticism.Light overall wear but still good working ,reading copy.301pp.. First Edition. View more info

The Stannaries A Study Of The Tin Miners Of Cornwall And Devon

By: G.R.Lewis

Price: $94.00

Publisher: Cornwall, D.Bradford Barton Ltd: 1965

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 306

Condition: Near Very Good


Original 1965 Hardcover Second Cornish Edition Blue Cloth with Dark Blue Spine title Patch. No writing in text. Ex- library copy but no pocket. 298 pp.Good solid working copy of Medieval Celtic Cornwall and the Tin miners who worked at this craft since before Joseph of Arimathea came there on a business trip. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our Arthurian and Celtic studies first in brown paper View more info

Tristan And Isolde Illuminated Manuscripts From A Manuscript Of The Romance of Tristan (15th century) Hardcover

By: Gabriel Bise Text Dagmar Thoss Introduction

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Geneve, Miller Graphics: 1978

Edition: First English Language Edition

Seller ID: 015569

Condition: Fine


Geneve: Miller Graphics, 1978. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Language Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket Eighty Full Color and Gilt Illuminations Book and Jacket both clean no writing or marks. NOT a library copy. Wonderful Arthurian text and English language edition of Tristan in the famed Duc de Berry's collection. Clean collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Arthurian books. We wrap first in paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Breton and His World Requiem for a Culture Signed By Author

By: Gabrielle Caffee

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Mobile, Al, Madaloni Press: 1985

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66788

ISBN: 0910739064

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean B/W Illus.180 pp. Small Press Trade Paperback Signed by the Author On Title Page Translated From French. "Old Breton Legends" "Breton Legends of the Sea" "Calvaires of Brittany" "Saint Malo and Saint Brandon" Illus. Wonderful collection of legends and lore dedicated to Breton culture. handsome signed treasure Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977 wrapped with respect. First Edition. View more info

The Quest for Arthur's Britain Hardcover First Edition

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Praeger: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005496

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Praeger, 1968. Book. Very Good Mylar. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good First Edition Hardcover Very Good Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a library book. Clean interior, no underlines. Perhaps the best all around book on Sixth Century Arthurian era Britain. Clothing, weapons, swords, Arthurian era clothing, tactics, debate on the truth about Arthur as a historical figure. Tintagel. Glastonbury.This is the book to have if you want to get started toward Camelot. Great classic. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur, the Dream of a Golden Age (Art & Imagination)

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1990

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66893

ISBN: 0500810354

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First English Edition Large Trade Paperback Clean 96 pp. Color and B/w Illustrated NOT a library copy. The best concise all around look into the Arthurian legend the historical and legendary by a man who brought a lot of people into Camelot. Three Geese in Flight Books Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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The Henge Monuments Ceremony and Society In Prehistiric Britain Hardcover

By: Geoffrey Wainwright

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Thames & Hudson: 1990

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 006937

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Thames & Hudson, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Collectible Jacket. First American Edition Not Price Clipped. NOT a library book .Insight into the 'Henge' monuments relation to the living land. Stonehenge is only the most well known. Surprises within to the explorer Great b/w illus.Three Geese In Flight 35 tears offering Celtic Studies from the land across the sea well wrapped 'Old School'. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Iron Age Hillforts Of England A visitors Guide Hardcover

By: Geoffrey Williams

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Horace Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5261

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Illustrated hardcover 254 pp.Extensive journey and history of the lesser known, the well known and the surprising Celtic Hillforts of Britain. Wonderful drawing superimposed on a current ditch and earth wall with a projected Celtic fortification and drained ditch. Great opinionated, informative journey to the old Hillforts of Britain. Clean, tight and free of any markings. NOT a library copy. We wrap with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Landscape of King Arthur

By: Geoffrey; McBride, Simon Ashe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1988

Seller ID: 007736

ISBN: 0805007113

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket.First American Edition NOT Clipped NOT a library copy.NO writing. NO Stickers Guide with Great photos by Simon McBride To the actual living Arthurian historical sites and those related to the Romances you can still visit and hear the ravens and feel King Arthur and the Fairy Otherworld. Outstanding Glastonbury Tor and Cadbury color photos. Many color photos and terrific text by Geoffrey Ashe.Great book to read before you journey there to see past the mist Three Geese In Flight Arthurian legend since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

English Traditional Lore 'The Gentleman's Magazine Original 1885 Hardcover

By: George Lawrence Gomme

Price: $115.00

Publisher: England, Gentleman's Magazine: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 684

Condition: Very Good


England: Gentleman's Magazine, 1885. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Original Edition 'The Gentleman's Magazine Library 1731-1868' Includes 'English Traditional Lore' and 'Irish Fairy-Lore' Rev. John O'Hanlon. NOT a library book. In this collection, edited by the famous folklorist George Lawrence Gomme, is an extensive study of Celtic and English Fairy Beliefs. One of the most serious Faerie studies and close to its source. Rare original edition. . First Edition. View more info

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Peronnik The Fool Limited Hardcover Edition

By: George Moore

Price: $115.00

Publisher: U. S. A., William Edwin Rudge: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009937

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: William Edwin Rudge, 1926. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Handsome Designed 1926 Decorative Boards 69 pp. Limited to only 785 copies of this handsome telling of a Breton Grail quest with the Bowl and Diamond Spear (Spear of Destiny) i Arthurian telling of the healing of the land's fertility. Finely printed in two colors. Printed at the Press of William Edwin Rudge designed by Bruce Rogers. Limited/Numbered First Edition. Since 1977 wrapping books with care .NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

Heloise and Abelard Hardcover

By: George Moore

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Liveright Publishing,: 1945

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 006698

Condition: Very Good


New York: Liveright Publishing,, 1945. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifth Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Hardcover The famed Irish author's historical novel of the two medieval lovers tragic romances. It is all the more tragic because it is true. The letters and writings of Peter Abelard of Brittany survive as do many of Heloise letters as well. Very Good clean condition, no writing or underlines. A drop of shelf wear marks on boards. Nice decorative gold design on spine. romance between two intellectual forbidden medieval lovers. Great story and equal great writ... View more info

MEDIUM AEVUM Vol XLIV 1975 Nos.1 & 2 The Composition of Graelent and Guingamor

By: George W.Brewer Bedwyr Lewis Jones J.A.W.Bennett R.N.Illingworth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Society for the Study of Medieval Languages and Literature: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009450

Condition: Very Good


England: Society for the Study of Medieval Languages and Literature, 1975. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Blue Covers Very Good. First Edition. Scholarly Essays. Medieval anthology of essays. 'Macsen' and 'Elen' or' Empress Helen' from the Mabinogion as a Celtic dream epic 'Vision of Tundale' Bretin Lais 'Graelent and Guingamor', plus Chaucer essay and Harrowing of Hell, Eight Essays Many Book Reviews .in all.. First... View more info

The Celts

By: Gerhard Herm

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U. S. A., St. Martins Press: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017063

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Near Very Good Dust Jacket Clean NOT a library Copy U. S. A.: St. Martins Press, 1977. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. A little rubbing on jacket and a few small tears from shelf. Otherwise tight pages clean free of underlining. B/W Photos, maps, plates. Focus here on the Pre-Christian Bronze and Iron age of mainland Europe. Translated from the German. Each scholar from each different country have different focus on Celtic Europe making each a worthwhile. and fascinating contribution to Celtic culture.. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Boat on the Hill A Tale of Cornwall

By: Gerry & George Armstrong

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Albert Whitman: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010871

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Albert Whitman, 1967. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Decorative Illustrated Hardcover. Near Very Good/No Dust Jacket. First American Edition. NOT a library copy. Besides telling a good tale Gerry and George Armstrong draw in color and capture the atmosphere of the Celtic culture they write about. Library pocket and sever Ex-lib markings. Spine clean. Pages clean. Cornish song and music notation as well. As in the Irish tale written by them this Cornish story really makes you see a Pisky right before your eyes!. First Edition. View more info

Tristan And Isolt A Study of the Sources of the Romance Volume 1 Original Hardcover

By: Gertrude Schoepperle and Roger Sherman Loomis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., 1960

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 5246


Original 1960 Expanded Second Edition With Roger Sherman Loomis Expanded bibliography and Critical Essay on Tristan scholarship since 1912 266 pp. Blue Cloth. Vol 1. of 2 only. Ex-library A few annotations on about eight pages Otherwise tight binding. clean. Exploration of the Celtic Goddess and Morgan Le fay were a major influence in these romances and Arthurian literature as the Loomis belief.Since 1937 Three Geese In Flight offering Celtic and Arthurian studies View more info

Saint Samson In Cornwall Notes By the Late Mr.Charles Henderson On The Parishes Of St.Sampson, Golant And St.Sampson, Southill Hand Sewn With Cord

By: Gilbert H.Doble, Charles Henderson, H.N.Cuthbert Atchley, R.Mortan Nance

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Brittany, F.Rene Mignen: 1935

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 014996

Condition: Good+


Brittany: F.Rene Mignen, 1935. Book. Good+. Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Large Handmade Cornish and Breton booklet with hand sewn cord binding from Brittany. This is No.36 in Canon Doble's Cornish Saints but it has added illustrated Arthurian era material by George Henderson and Breton dedications to Saint Sampson by H.N.Cuthbert Atchley and more.B/W Photos of Castle Dore Stone. Larger format than the Cornish Saint series. Half the cover blackened mysteriously, intriguingly given the subject. Cover and 36pp. pages intact inside and clean except hints of the black... View more info

Bretagne et Bretons

By: Gilles Henry

Price: $18.00

Publisher: France-empire: 2000-01

Seller ID: 012337

ISBN: 2704809054

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Trade Paperback 262 pp., 2000. First French Ed. 8vo Great Encyclopedia of Breton Kings, Writers, Military leaders and queens heroes and heroines, folklorists, sports, much more. B/W photos. Wonderful color photos of large stones at Carnac. French language text. Trade Paperback.Since 1977 We pack carefully. First Edition. View more info