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The Arthurian Epic A Comparative Study Of The Cambrian Breton and Anglo-Norman Versions Of The Story Hardcover

By: Gurteen S.Humphreys

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Haskell House: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 846

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Haskell House, 1965. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Blue Thick Hardcover. Study of Breton, Welsh Arthurian and Old English sources and their relationship to Malory and Tennyson. Great condition.1965 hardcover reprint of the 1895 edition Like new. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

La Legende Du Village Maudit

By: Guy Merlin

Price: $19.12

Publisher: Belgium, La Renaissance Du Livre: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007845

Condition: Very Good


Belgium: La Renaissance Du Livre, 1950. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback French Language Guy Merlin Illustrations From Belgium come these Fairy tales with two tone illustrations by the author. One tale 'Lutins' are a type of 'Fairy' still in parts of rural Quebec.B/W Illustrations French style Wrap around paperback. First Edition. View more info

Vernacular Architecture of Brittany

By: Gwyn Meirion-Jones

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Donald Publishers Ltd, UK: 1982

Seller ID: 014751

ISBN: 085976060X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Large Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Bright In Mylar Protected Jacket. b/w illus. Photos.407 pp Clean NOT a library copy Intact Price on Jacket Edinburgh: John Donald,,1982. First Edition. 4to In depth study and b/w photo filled and design drawings description of the farming folklore and vernacular architecture of Celtic Brittany. Thatched roofs, stone barns, single room and multi room medieval dwellings. Hay storage, corbeled roofs. A gem of a book of Cel... View more info

Roman Britain Outpost of the Empire

By: H. H. Scullard

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: May 1986

Seller ID: 016165

ISBN: 0500274053

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback Color and B/W Clean 192 pages NOT a Library Copy. Excellent journey around Roman Britain with detailed photos and drawings of the Roman fortifications, Hadrian s Wall, magic inscriptions, clothing, carts, farm tools, weapons and social life.Clean pages and NO Stickers! First Edition. View more info

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The Celtic Church in Somerset: With a Chapter on North Devon Hardcover

By: H. M. PORTER

Price: $69.00

Publisher: England, Morgan books: 1971

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 658

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover Clean Pages Very Good+ Dust Jacket Completely Intact Dust jacket 146 pp.The Celtic Saints in Devon and Somerset Gildas and Arthur. Discussions of Saint Kea of Cornwall Map end papers. Photos artifacts Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Celtic Review Vol.III No.11.1907 Original Issue Submerged Cities H.H. Johnson

By: H.H.Johnson W.J.Watson David MacRitchie

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Celtic Review: 1907

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 013569

Condition: Good


Edinburgh: The Celtic Review, 1907. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. First Scottish Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Complete 1907 The Celtic Review Vol.III No.II .'Submerged Cities" By H.H.Johnson Essay On Submerged Celtic Cities in Wales and Brittany published in two separate issues of Celtic Review. "The Mcneil's of Barra" by M.Sinclair and 'Celtic Civilization" David MacRitchie "Innis in Place names" W.J.Watson "Scottish... View more info

Gerran Cousin To King Arthur Original Cornish Printed Publication

By: H.Hartley

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Tabb: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012690

Condition: Fine


Cornwall: Tabb, 1995. Book. Fine. Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Rare Arthurian Original Card Stock Covers. 8pp. Clean Fine Condition.The relationship of Cornish "Geraint" or"Gerontius" to the historical Arthur of the Southwest is the focus here. Very uncommon. Excellent clean condition. NOT a library book, Card stock covers. Original publication. First Edition. View more info

Tales By Souvestre Second Series Original 1911 Hardcover

By: H.N.Adair Edited

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, G.Bell and Sons: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011677

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Hardcover. First Edition. London: G.Bell and Sons, 1911.Illus. by With Illustrations By G.Lindsay. 16mo. Very Good+ Wonderful little Hardcover Collection of Breton folktales. 121pp. Fine little b/w illustrations of Celtic folk scenes. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we pack with care . First Edition. View more info

St Patrick at Glastonbury West-Country Historical Studies Hardcover

By: H.P.R. Finberg

Price: $32.20

Publisher: England, David & Charles: 1969

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 010799

Condition: Fine


England: David & Charles, 1969. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First English Edition. Fine Original Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Excellent condition both jacket and book. NOT Price cut. NOT a library copy. Includes "St Patrick at Glastonbury", Six other essays such as '"Tavistock"' and Medieval Devon in this hardcover study of early Medieval Devon and Cornwall.. Dust jacket present. First ... View more info

Gloucestershire Studies Richard Amercryk and the Name America Hardcover

By: H.P.R. Finberg Edited A.E.Hudd C.S.Taylor G.Baskerville E.A.L.Moir

Price: $55.00

Publisher: England, Leicester University Press: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016622

Condition: Very Good


England: Leicester University Press, 1957. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Handsome Near Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped. Clean pages NOT a library copy.Tan hardcover brown title patch with gilt titles on spine. Among the history essays are 'Richard Amercyk and the name America" by A.E.Hudd compelling study on west country Bristol being the origin for pre-Columbian British Activity and the ... View more info

The Little Manx Nation Original 1891 Hardcover

By: Hall Caine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, John W.Lovell: 1891

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008946

Condition: Very Good+


New York: John W.Lovell Book. Very Good+. Cloth. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. NOT a library copy Great little Very Good+ 1891 clean 160 pp. hardcover history and folklore study of the Isle of Man. From discussions of the Druid sites to the Vikings and the language. First Edition. View more info

Duffy and the Devil

By: Harve Zemach

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus And Giroux (byr): 1973

Seller ID: 006809

ISBN: 0374318875

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket light Chipping, Nicely Mylared Clean Pages Gold Caldecott Medal U. S. A.:Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1974. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 4to. Second Edition. A classic children's, Cornish Celtic folktale performed on Christmas. Great color drawings Margot Zemach Caldecott Gold Medal Stamp NOT a library book. Very Nice. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977. Our books wrapped in brown paper before packing to protec... View more info

The Rise Of The Celts Hardcover

By: Henri Hubert

Price: $27.60

Publisher: U. S. A., Biblio and Tannen: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 012270

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Biblio and Tannen, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Very Good Condition. Early Celtic Spain, Hungary, Germany, Northern Italy places rarely examined for Celtic Culture, Weapons, swords, spears, and jewelry, great b/w drawings of these things as well. Tight binding.A few annotations but a great working copy. Maps, drawings NOT a library book. Tight binding. A look at Celtic Europe from Galatia in Spain ... View more info

The History Of The Celtic People Two Volumes In One The Rise Of The Celts And The Greatness And Decline Of The Celts

By: Henri Humbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Studio Books: 1993

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 625

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Treasure Chest of Celtic Archaeological and historical Research. Here You learn about the classic beliefs and history of the Celts of Italy of Spain, Switzerland of Hungary and Gaul and even Turkey! 635 pp.Translated from the French this 1934 work is actually two separate books here bound together and published as one giant Trade Paperback While the beliefs in the movements of the Celts has changed the basic life culture and faith has not. Great b/w drawings, ... View more info

Saint-Malo Ville Des Corsaires

By: Henri Queffelec

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rennes, Quest France: 1981

Edition: First French Ed

Seller ID: 011118

Condition: Very Good


Rennes: Quest France, 1981. Book. Illus. by Color Photos. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First French Ed. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good.Trade Paperback First French Ed. Trade Paperback. Story and guide of the of the walled city of Saint Malo. Besides the pirates this Breton town was also the home of Jacques Cartier. Here color photos mixed with historic text.Great color. French text NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

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Franche Et Secrete Bretagne

By: Henri Queffelec

Price: $21.76

Publisher: France, France: Arthaud,: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005186

Condition: Very Good


France: France: Arthaud,, 1960. Book. Illus. by photographs. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with Mylar protected Dust Jacket both Near Fine Vast collection of b/w photographs of Breton folk life. Dolmens, stone farm houses, Carnac, fishermen, Women's costume, Windmills French text. in this large close up photo study Collectible NOT price clipped NOT a library book pages clean B/W photos.164pp. Wonderful window into ... View more info

A Handbook of the Cornish Language, Chiefly in Its Latest Stages with Some Account of Its History and Literature

By: Henry Jenner

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, David Nutt: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6674

Condition: Good-


Original 1904 First Edition Hardcover Published at David Nutt at the Sign of the Phoenix Embossed Gilt Armorial on cover. 208 pp.Plus fourteen pages of Celtic studies published by david Nutt A treasure trove from a Cattle raid into a library in Annwn. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Much of the outer surface of the spine flaked away. Title Intact upper third.Spine itself intact Boards very good and pages complete, tight and free of writing.Cornish grammar and a window in... View more info

The Golden Strangers First English Hardcover Edition

By: Henry Treece

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006858

Condition: Very Good


London: The Bodley Head, 1956. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Clean First 1956 Hardcover with Dust Jacket..First English Edition Clean pages a little foxing along edges else Very good. A little rubbing on Dust Jacket else Near very good and bright in it's mylar jacket Celtic Iron Age Celts meet Bronze Age in the early hard bitten Celtic historical novels, this is one of Henry Treece's great Druid novels Hard to ... View more info

La Legende Celtique Et La Poesie Des Cloitres In Irelande, En Cambrie Et En Bretagne Original 1865 Edition

By: Hersart De La Villemarque

Price: $23.00

Publisher: France, Didier Et C: 1865

Edition: Second French Edition

Seller ID: 015531

Condition: Fair+


France: Didier Et C, 1865. Book. Fair+. Hardcover. Second French Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. SALE Original 1865 French Edition. Part of the 19th century Celtic revival. 1/4 leather and Marbled boars. Front and rear boards detached but present. Four raised spine bands and leather title patch on spine clear. Spine one inch chip at top and bottom/ Pages clean and free of marks. Fair+ Covers detached but present. Great price for early 1865 original edition. View more info

Les Romans De La Table Ronde Et Les Contes Des Anciens Bretons ORIGINAL1861 EDITION

By: Hersart De Villemarque

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Paris, Didier Et: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1130

Condition: Good-


SUPER BARGAIN ORIGINAL Paris: Didier Et, 1861. Book. Good-.488 pp. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text intact 1861 First Revised Original Edition. Breton Arthurian material Hersart De Villemarque. Boards detached front end , title page has some foxing. internally complete and tight free of writing! Missing covers create great price! Original 1861 Edition French Text. Pages free of writing. NO underlines Great price for original 1861 Breton Arthu... View more info

The Saints' Way Guide Forth an Syns Walk Across Cornwall, Coast to Coast in the Footsteps Of the Celtic Saints

By: Heulyn & Ginny Lewis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cornwall, The Pelican Studio: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5251

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Color illustrated Card stock Folder with Photo of Fairy Tree on Cover Twelve Card stock separate pages of a sacred Cornish Pilgrims Road like Santiago de Compostela. Trail Map on each page featuring Cornish Saints,Saint Sampson, Golant, King Mark Castle Dore, Tristant Early Medieval Churches and Standing Crosses, Megaliths, Wildlife trails, more with sixteen color photos on each card and the lore. Cards and folder Fine clean collectible condition... View more info

Mysterious Britain

By: Homer Sykes

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, Color: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005696

ISBN: 0297831968

Condition: Very Good


London: Color, 1993. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Collectible First Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket Both Very Good+ Clean pages. NOT a library book. Beautiful book of Celtic sites, some little seen with amazing mysterious, megalithic color photographs. Handsome book of Celtic Mysteries . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Bladud Of Bath THe British King Who Tried To Fly Extracts From Old Chronicles And Histories Relating To Bladud

By: Howard C.Levis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bath England, West Country Editions: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016046

Condition: Very Good


Bath England: West Country Editions, 1973. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Large Trade Paper Clean Pages Very Good NOT a library copy.122pp.XII B/W Plates Part of Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Earth Mysteries and Arthurian West Country Bath and King Arthur and the Mabinogi all rolled into pne. This is said to be printed by a small press operated by 'View of Atlantis' Ley Line and 'New Traditionalist' John Michell Assortment of West Country unexplained myste... View more info

A History of Cornwall First 1959 Hardcover Edition

By: Ian Sousby

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Phillimore: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013229

Condition: Fine


England: Phillimore, 1986. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover and Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Not Price clipped, just small creases at jacket extremities with very minor loss. NOT a library Copy. Excellent history of Cornwall from Neolithic and Celtic Bronze and Iron age to the Age of the Celtic Saints early medieval Cornwall, Arthur, Tristan tin mining, Viking and Tudor rebellion and... View more info

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Ages Not So Dark Being An Anthropological Retrospect of Britain and the Extreme West of Europe

By: J. Foster Forbes

Price: $175.00

Publisher: England, The Council for Prehistoric Research in Great Britain: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66756

Condition: Very Good


Original First 1939 Edition. Clean pages NOT a Library Copy Study of Pictish designs and their relationship to Megalithic and protean Atlantean culture. He was into the psychic electric energy in the stones, Carnac as a serpent. Rare to find one as intact with only rubs where the cover meets spine see amazing psychedelic cover. Truly amazing book with some sound modern ideas. 44 pp. Many drawings of Celtic and Pictish designs and stonehenge floor plans. Three Geese in Fl... View more info

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The Cambro-Briton And General Celtic Repository No.25 For January 1822 ORIGINAL1822 PUBLICATION

By: J. Humphreys Parry

Price: $99.00

Publisher: London, W.Simpkin And R.Marshall: 1822

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015821

Condition: Good+


Original Good+ Paperback London: W.Simpkin And R.Marshall, 1822. Book. Good.. First Edition First Printing. Original 1822 No.25 January 1822 Cambro-Briton in it's Original Separate Printed Issue form. Tan Paper Stock binding with Stonehenge Inked on cover.130-196pp. Bound tight. Loss with several small chips to paper cover, Clean within. Ink penned on cover margin "St Asaph" NO library stickers or markers inside. Within this rare un-rebound separate issue "Tr... View more info

St David of Wales: Cult, Church and Nation (Studies in Celtic History)

By: J. Wyn Evans

Price: $89.00

Publisher: U.k., Boydell Press: 2007-11

Seller ID: 874716866

ISBN: 1843833220

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Collectible Condition Hardcover 391 pp. Clean pages NOT a library copy. NOT a remainder Twenty One essays bt the cutting edge modern scholars on Early Medieval Celtic Saints of Wales, Brittany. and Cornwall. The focus is Dewi Sant or St. David and his mother Non. Great shape and great price Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies since 1977 with passionate customer service First Edition. View more info

A Note On The Breton Lays Rachel Bromwich Medium Aevum Vol XXVI

By: J.A.W. Bennett Editor Rachel Bromwich Elspeth Kennedy John Hennig G.V. Smithers

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Wm.Dawson & Sons: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 008051

Condition: Very Good


London: Wm.Dawson & Sons, 1965. Book. Very Good. Cloth. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Hardcover. Complete Book of 16 Medieval Essays. 216pp. Sixteen essays.' "On Breton Lays" Rachel Bromwich "The Meaning of The Seafarer and The Wanderer" "Britain's place in Irish Martyrolgies' 9pp.Another 2pp. by influence' also 14pp "Social and Political Ideas in the French Prose Lancelot" Elspeth Kennedy "Dunbar's Birth o... View more info

Dictionnaire Des Coutumes, Croyances et Langage Du Pays De Chateaubriant Inscribed by the Aurhor

By: J.Chapron De Chateaubriant

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Marseille, Laffitte Reprints: 1984

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 007857

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by the Author. Marseille: Laffitte Reprints, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition. Clean Trade Paperback 1984 Facsimile of the 1924 edition of this Dictionary of Culture and costume. Inscribed on title page "un homage in admiration pour l'auteur". French text Excellent condition.. First Edition. View more info

A Survey Of Research On An Early Phase Of Celtic Culture

By: J.M. De Navarro

Price: $29.33

Publisher: London, London: 1936

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 998

Condition: Good


London: London, 1936. Book. Good. Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1936 Large Academic Stiff Wrappers. Good to Very Good. Some soiling and stains on cover but still good , titles clear. Paper spine flaked. Clean pages NOT a library book tight. Pages clean. Not a reprint. Collectible First. Edition.The John Rhys Memorial Lecture Celtic studies, La Tene and it's material resources.Torques,Cauldrons,weapons. A study of the La Tene era Cel... View more info