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Mallorca Menorca Ibiza Formeniera (English) Hardcover -1985 Color Photographs

By: J.Puig-Ferran, A. Campana

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Spain, Sadagcolor: 1970

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66805

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket One jacket chip the size of a dime else Very Good Clean First English language Edition Hardcover NOT a library copy NOT snipped Many Full Color Photos of these ancient Spanish islands Ibiza Robert Graves made famous with history folklore and architecture,Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Reliquary And Illustrated Archaeologist New Series Vol VIII Original 1902 Hardcover

By: J.Romilly Allen Editor Robert Burnard, F.M.C. Kermode, Arthur G. Langdon,

Price: $74.00

Publisher: London, Bemrose and Sons: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009755

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Original 1902 Handsome First English Edition Hardcover white linen and brown leather title patches with slight rubbing. Marble end papers. London: Bemrose and Sons, A 288 pp.collection of illustrated archaeological studies. Very good tight internally very clean shape. Illustrated studies on "Some Early Christian Monuments Recently Discovered At Kirk Maughold" Isle of Man Illustrated with Runes and Ogam on one stone. "Queen Anne's Farthing" "Early Christian Inscribed Stones", "Penmanship in the age of Henry the VIII","Prehistoric Dartmoor" wi... View more info

Thomas Johnson: Botanical Journeys in Kent & Hampstead A Facsimile Reprint with Introduction and Translation of his Iter Plantarum 1629 Hardcover

By: J.S.L. (ed.) Gilmour

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, The Hunt Botanical Library: 1972

Seller ID: 014598

ISBN: 1135377480

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Large Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. U. S. A.: The Hunt Botanical Library, 1972. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to . Handsome Seventeenth Century Botanical travel journey in South east England with large fold out Maps. Facsimile, translation into modern English, fold out maps. Great shape book, maps and jacket, mylar protected unclipped dust jacket. Collectible condition.Fold out maps. A treasure Dust jacket present. View more info

Adventurer in Archaeology: The Biography of Sir Mortimer Wheeler

By: Jacquetta Hopkins Hawkes

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1982

Seller ID: 011253

ISBN: 0312006586

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+ Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy NOT Price Cut. St .Martins, 1982. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This biography of Sir Mortimer Wheeler by the famous woman archaeologist Jacquetta Hawkes reads like a history of archaeology in Britain and Wales. Wheeler helped in a huge way to make Megalithic and Celtic archaeology popular and still remain scholarly. Great insights. Illus Very good+ Clean shape and nicely mylared.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Most Beautiful Villages Of Brittany First Edition Hardcover

By: James Bentley

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Thames & Hudson: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 009032

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Thames & Hudson, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Exquisite Journey to a Breton Celtic fishing village and eat buckwheat crepes, this book takes you as close as you can get without leaving your home. Great color photos includes traveler's guides. Large clean wonderful hardcover book with full excellent page color photos and shopping guides. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Quest For King Arthur

By: James Frost

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Trafford: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017100

ISBN: 1426903529

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Clean First Edition England: Trafford, 2010. Book. Fine.148 pp.Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo tall. Concise sympathetic overview of A Historical King Arthur with a very good unpretentious Grail discussion. Discussion of the texts, archeology, and physical locations. Like new.Celtic and Arthurian books our passion since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Zosimus: Historia Nova The Decline Of Rome

By: James J. Buchanan and Harold T. Davis Translated

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Texas, Trinity University Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016760

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy 1967.First Edition.Texas: Trinity University Press, Rare excellent condition. NO marks NO plates. Dust jacket has some fading on the back from a smaller book blocking it on shelf. Else it would be "Fine" NO CHIPS. Wrapping your book first with brown paper to protect dust jacket since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

By: James Mackillop

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1998-04

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011177

ISBN: 0198691572

Condition: Fine


SALE Fine Clean Hardcover. Fine Collectible Dust Jacket First American Edition. Clean NOT an Institution copy. The first century Celtic Head on the cover says it all.. Fine resource 367 pp of Celtic Gods, Goddess, warriors, weapons, battle rituals laid out in a A-Z dictionary.Great shape. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping our Celtic Studies books in brown paper before shipping.to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Magic Islands

By: Jamie Owen

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Gomer Press: November 1, 2002

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 66748

ISBN: 1843231905

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean condition 99 pp. Color Photos fill this Sea journey on the sacred isles around Wales Bardsey island Lundy, Skomer, Caldey monastic islands Holy head Ynys Byr. Medieval monks chanted the hours of these Isles and Arthur surely stopped on one of these on his journey to Avalon. Beautiful book by a man who knows. First Edition. View more info

The Cornish Ordinalia: A Critical Study

By: Jane A. Bakere

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University Of Wales Press: 1980-05

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 874716870

ISBN: 0708307450

Condition: Fine


Fine First Welsh Edition Hardcover Clean 191 pp.Fine Dust Jacket Intact Frontis Illus. Plan of Perran Round. NOT a library copy. Mysticism within the Cornish religious texts is underappreciated. Not here. Fine condition as well.We pack with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Secret Country Hardcover

By: Janet and Colin Bord

Price: $29.00

Publisher: England, Book Club Associates: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014482

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket England: First Book Club Associates, 1977. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A great illustrated B/W Mystical photo filled journey across the British Otherworld still visible in the landscape. Ley line, Fairy hill, standing stone filled landscape of Britain. Very good. Hardcover and dust jacket. 238 pp.Clean inside and out. NOT a library book Way ahead of it's time!.This book stated a wave of modern inferior mystery chasers. Here was the real deal. Clean pages. NO awful stickers.. Three Geese In Flight Offering books from across the thre... View more info

Sacred Waters Holy Wells And Water Lore In Britain And Ireland Hardcovrr

By: Janet And Colin Bord

Price: $39.00

Publisher: England, Granada: 1985

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 017253

Condition: Very Good


England: Granada, 1985. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good First English Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT Clipped and NOT a library copy. If there was not some yellow highlighting going on within the book it too like the dust jacket would be "Fine" as well. But no writing and no plates. Extraordinary study of Holy Wells, both Pagan and Christian in Celtic Ireland, Wales, and Northern Britain. Also sacred streams and the divine woman who live in them and ponds. Wishing wells too.The Fairies of l... View more info

Les Celtes Et La Civilisation Celtique Mythe Et Histoire

By: Jean Markale

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Paris, Payot: 1969

Edition: First French Ed

Seller ID: 1092

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Payot, 1969. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First French Ed. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. French language text. Maps, Clean Pages Some library markings but unoffensive. Celtic tribal migration map during the Cornish, Welsh migration to Armorica Brittany. Insightful study of Celtic civilization No writing, no underlines, Good chapter "Delphes Et L'Adventure Celtique" and Taliesin Et Le Druidisme" We pack carefully. First Edition. View more info

Brittany Finistere/ Morbihan/ Loire-Atlantique/ Ille-Vilaine Cotes-Du-Nord Hardcover

By: Jean Markale translated into English Erika Monson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: France, Editions Sun Paris: 1986

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009393

Condition: Near Fine


France: Editions Sun Paris, 1986. Book.Color Illus. by Photos.Hardcover. First Thus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good 118 pp. Near Fine and Near Fine Mylared Dust Jacket NOT a library book. No writing in text. Color photo filled historical study of Celtic Armorica or 'Brittany'. maps. Breton history/ Megalithic and Celtic folklore are the focus in this study by the Breton writer Jean Markale. Here translated into English with many full page color plates of the inscribed stones of Ille de Gavrinis, megaliths, Tumulus Carnac rows of Standing Stones,next to houses and the ever pres... View more info

La nuit des elfes

By: Jean-Louis Fetjaine

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Belfond: 1999-09-30

Seller ID: 005840

ISBN: 2714436730

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Original First French Edition Trade Paperback.France: Belfond, 1999.Color Cover Illustrated Fine. Trade Paperback. 8vo Clean This Arthurian series of Novels of Faerie is somewhat a French 'Mists of Avalon" Merlin, Uther Pendragon are all here. Awesome Burne Jones like color wrap around art on dust Jacket. French language text. Clean. NOT library copy.Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Legend since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

World of Megaliths

By: Jean-Pierre Mohen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York,, Facts On File: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010617

ISBN: 0816022518

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Large Hardcover with Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket.Facts on File: Facts on File, 1990. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First American Edition. Color and B/w illus. NOT a library copy. Clean pages. Excellent study of megaliths around the world. Celtic Breton author.perceives the life in these not the tomb. Explores the Feminine face within the architecture..Translated from the French this really wonderful book is at once both academic and mysterious .Great photos of standing stones in places you might never imagine Here is discussed why the Megalithic culture ended as w... View more info

Cornish Homes and Customs

By: Jenkins, A. K. Hamilton

Price: $49.00

Publisher: England, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1934

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716825

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover NOT a library book.Clean 272 pages NO Writing NO Book plates NOT a library copy.Gilt Spine Titles Tight binding B/W Photos. Celtic Calendar Customs of Cornwall. Fishing folklore Tinner lore Also Cornish Furniture. Fabulous window into rural 18th and 19th century Cornwall Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 books packed with love and respect First Edition. View more info

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Northern Earth Issue 86 Summer 2001 Some Breton Megalithic Art Christine Rhone and artist Yolanda Eveleens look at some examples of rock art across the water

By: John Billingsley General Editor Christine Rhone and artist Yolanda Eveleens

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Northern Earth Mysteries Group: 2001

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 90117

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean collectible First Edition 37 pp. B/W Photos Drawings. Rational Mystery Breton Standing Stone art Petroglyphs symbolism Christine Rhone Also English Farm and Livestock natural medicine More Like new. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology since 1977 packed with respect First Edition. View more info

Early Celtic Masterpieces from Britain in the British Museum

By: John Brailsford

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1975

Seller ID: 874716841

ISBN: 0714113638

Condition: Good-


Good- Large Trade Paperback 101pp. Clan free of writing. NOT a library cover. Stained inside bottom of back cover and bottom of last three pages crinkled from dampening but not stained No scent. The rest of the book is fine clean and all the photos even on the last three pages clean and bright.The Celtic Bronze age and Iron age Celtic shield and Iron Fire dog with iron Ox head is awesome project for Blacksmith. Celtic geometry here in this Pre-Christian metal masterpieces of the Celts. Damage makes this a bargain working book Celtic studies since 1977. First Edition. View more info

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Atlantic Visions The First International Conference Of The Proceedings Of The Society Of Saint.Brendan

By: John de Courcy Ireland And David C.Sheehy Edited Proinsias Mac Cana, Sean McGrail, Tomas O' Caoimh, Claude Evans, Robert Grenier, Jamew W.Mavor jr. and Byron E.Dix

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ireland, Boole Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016953

Condition: Very Good+


Ireland: Boole Press, 1989. Book. Very Good+. Clean Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ inside and out. Tight binding, free of writing. Rare Proceedings of A Dublin Academic Conference on St.Brendan and Celtic Seafaring to North America. Small Irish printing. Two dozen or so academic essays" Pilotage and Navigation in the Times of St. Brendan" Sean McGrail "The Voyage Of St.Brendan Literary and Historical Origins" Proinsias Mac Cana "Early Breton Voyages to Canada" "Basque Whalers of Labrador" Robert Grenier. "A... View more info

Arthur : Prehistoric Sites & Place-Names: A Comprehensive List

By: John Godfrey Williams

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Hay-on-wye, West House Books: 1993

Seller ID: 5232

ISBN: 0952189100


Fine First Edition Clean Collectible Condition 36 pp. Study of Arthur as Ursa Major Pole Star and then a list from Cornwall to Wales. Brittany and Ireland of Standing Stones and Place names related to King Arthur and the Pole star. Small printing handsome Blue Great Bear Constellation on cover. Original Edition First Edition. View more info

Atlas Of The Celtic World Hardcover

By: John Haywood Barry Cunliffe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Thames & Hudson: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014886

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Thames & Hudson, 2001. Book. Illus. by With 214 Illustrations, 180 in Color54 Maps . Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket. Color Atlas of the Celtic world from it's Bronze age evolution and migrations. Different origin theories as well. Celtic Galacia, Hungary and Austria are studied as well as the more well known Ireland and Celtic Britain and Scotland. Great shape. Wonderful illustrations and Celtic historical migrations. Collectible condition both book and jacket. NOT a library copy!. Dust jacke... View more info

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The Chapel of Saint Ninian at Roscoff in Brittany. Transactions of The Franco-Scottish Society 1906-1909

By: John Kirkpatrick

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Societe Franco-Ecossaise,: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006468

Condition: Fine


Original Near Fine 1909 Edition Edinburgh: Societe Franco-Écossaise, 1909.Complete Clean 241 pp. NOT a library copy. Illus. by Photos. Near Fine.Handsome Green Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. Original Clean B/E Illustrated 1909 Green Hardcover First Scottish Edition.Rare collection of articles on Scottish and French interrelations. Such as Photo and essay "The Chapel of Saint Ninian at Roscoff in Brittany. "French and Scottish farmers,""Visit Of A Delegation Of French Workmen To Scotland" Much more. . First Edition. View more info

Within the Hollow Hiils An Anthology of New Celtic Writing

By: John Matthews Selected Foreward George Mackay Brown

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Lindisfarne Press: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011465

ISBN: 0940262703

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Lindisfarne Press, 1994. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Trade Paperback. Near Fine. First American Edition.NOT a Library book. Great anthology of short Celtic Stories of the Sidhe Folk Twilight fantasy and historical Fairytale fiction. Matthews collects stories you would have to pay a great deal of money to collect and travel deep into Sidhe mounds to find and puts them in this one volume. Very worthwhile! Great condition. Great gift to Tolkien lover, or reader. First Edition. View more info

The Old Stones Of Land's End John Michell Hardcover

By: John Michell

Price: $75.00

Publisher: England, Garnstone Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012127

Condition: Near Fine


England: Garnstone Press, 1974. Book. Illus. by Photograghs. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket The Old Stones Of Land's End with First English Garnstone Edition The father of the 'Ley Line' revival here illuminates the Standing Stones and Megalithic sites in sacred Cornwall. John Michell lays out his books with photos, drawings,Text is filled with photographs interspersed with old line drawings that is like the Feng Shui landscape itself.Tall Black Hardcover Not Price clipped and bright and Fine in it... View more info

The Age Of Arthur: A History Of The British Isles From 350 To 650

By: John Morris

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribners,: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007136

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Mylar protected Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped. NOT a Library Book. No underlines or No writing in text. Morris a fine historian was filled and helped fuel the Arthurian exuberance of the Seventies only checked by the Cynicism of the Eighties and Nineties, now only finding a semblance of balance and respect. This book opened the door to reexamine Gildas and Nennius, and the Easter Tables and overseas letters of the 'Sicilian Britain the Bernie Sanders of the Age of Arthur (Included). Clean, tight shape. Big thick book filled with all aspects of sixth ce... View more info

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Leaves from A Cornish Notebook Hardcover

By: John Penwith

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cornwall, The Cornish Library: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013105

Condition: Very Good


Very Good.Original 1949 Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.Collection of Cornish essays from "The Cornishman" collected and published into a hardcover of 63 pages. Very good clean shape. First blank end paper missing else tight, bright, clean pages, red cloth hardcover and clean. NOT a library copy. One interesting opinionated essay "Celtic Arthur" on Cornish historical arthur, Megalithic Scilly Isles Another on Pilgrims to St. Michael Mount, another on the "Fortunate Isles' and the Isle of Scilly, Terrific printed and published in Cornwall. C... View more info

Tales of The Cornish Miners

By: John Vivian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Tor Mark: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012700

Condition: Good


Cornwall: Tor Mark, 1970. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Good condition inside, two rubs on back cover where the blue color is rubbed off. Small crease on edge of rear cover. No writing NOT a library book. Pages free of writing or underlines. The book says Romans brought Jews of Judea (Before the Romans called it Palestine) who rebelled against them in the First Century as slaves to work in the Cornish tin mines and also as Tin traders. The Jewish place names in Cornish superstition are folk memories of Jewish tin traders like J... View more info

The Gallic Wars Julius Caesar A New Translation by John Warrington Hardcover Marbled Slipcase

By: John Warrington Editior Julius Caesar

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1955

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006974

Condition: Very Good


New York: The Heritage Press, 1955. Book. Illus. by Bruno Bramanti. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good+ Marbled Hardcovers in Handsome Slipcase First Thus. Heritage Press. Translation of 'Caesar's Gallic wars' Primary source for much of early Celtic Pre-Roman Britain. Druids,Vates, Gaulish dress. etc. Wonderful b/w illustrations Bruno Bramanti Clean nice solid shape NOT a library book. No better way to learn about the Druids than someone who knew them. Handsome Edition and slipcase. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper.. Dust jacket present. Fi... View more info

The Pirate and Prophecy: Of the Keigwins of Mousehole and the Spanish Raid on Cornwall

By: John Wilkinson

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Cornwall, United Writers Publications Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 874716886

ISBN: 1852000597

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy INTACT Dust Jacket. Clean 361 pp.First Cornish Edition "In 1595 in revenge for the defeat of Spanish Armada Spanish Slave galleys raided Cornwall capturing slaves trade and killing (As Monty Python said 'No one expects the Spanish Inquisition') Cornishmen. Here is that story and history Excellent reading including the Cornish Merlin prophecy....Three Geese In Flight passionate about our books wrapping carefully since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info