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The Wise Woman; Her Lives, Charms, Spells and Cures: a Guide to the Folk Charms, Cures and Divinatory Practices of the Wise Woman

By: Jones, Kelvin I.

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 12/1/2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66834

ISBN: 1981775722

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Clean 236 pp. History and collection of healing herbs and love potions of the Cornish and Devon Cunning woman that kept darkness at bay and were finally accused of being that darkness.Healing herbs and the lives of some. Collectible condition Three Geese n Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped first in paper to protect your cover. First Edition. View more info

Histoire De Bretagne

By: Joseph Chardronnet, Illustrated by b/w Photos

Price: $24.58

Publisher: Paris: Nouvelles Editions Latines, 1965: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005752

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Nouvelles Editions Latines, 1965, 1965. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Thus. First Thus. Stiff Wrappers. Very Good/ 1st Revised Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. History of Armorica one of the oldest kingdoms in the world.From Carnac to Merlin.Brittany kept it's Celtic culture depite French and English attempts to destroy her .Great b/w photos too! French text.b/w Photos. First Edition. View more info

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Contes D'Armorique Legends of Brittany

By: Jules Dorsay

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Paris, Fernand Nathan: 1948

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 011142

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+.Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover with Breton Bagpiper on cover. Anthology of authentic Breton folktale.Paris: Fernand Nathan, 1948 Taken from F. M Luzel and H. de la Villemarque and direct from the country folk themselves. Two tone and b/w drawings illustrations French text. NOT a library copy Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Contes Et Legendes De Bretagne Color Plates De Rene Peron

By: Jules Dorsay

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Paris, Fernand Nathan: 1982

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 011013

Condition: Fine


Paris: Fernand Nathan, 1982. Book. Illus. by De Rene Peron . Fine. Hardcover. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Color Illustration of Bagpiper On Cover Gilt Designs on Spine. NOT a library book.Six beautiful color plates by Rene Peron accent this fabulous collection of myth and folk tales from Celtic Brittany taken from F.M.Luzel and other oral traditions. Great condition. .. First Edition. View more info

The Celts B.B.C.Watch

By: Julia Drum Harry Sutton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, BBC: 1989

Edition: Second English Edition

Seller ID: 013252

Condition: Very Good


England: BBC, 1989. Book. Illus. by Peter Kesteven. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Second English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Great visual tour of Celtic culture in the Iron age. Color illustrated life of two young adults in a Celtic hill fort. Bardic tales of Finn McCool. barley growing, chariots. Great to see Celtic life.32pp.Verygood tradepaerback Colorful illustrated cover. View more info

The Battle for Gaul Caesar's Gallic War Hardcover

By: Julius Caesar Editor Anne and Peter Wiseman Barry Cunlife

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, David R.Godine: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008522

Condition: Very Good


Boston: David R.Godine, 1980. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket. Great Clean Shape Modern English translation of 'Caesar's Gallic War' Julius Caesar's account of the Celts and Druids, Women's lives. Great illustrations. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Medieval Cult of St Petroc (Studies in Celtic History) Studies in Celtic History XIX

By: Karen Jankulak

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Woodbridge Suffolk, Uk, Boydell Press: 2000-10

Seller ID: 5223

ISBN: 0851157777

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Clean and Tight Free of any Writing or Markings NOT a library copy. Near Fine actually except for a slight surface scratch on cover. Comprehensive study of Petroc of the Splintered Spear. A Cornish Celtic saint and relative of King Arthur. Here is a comprehensive 261 pp. study of his cult the lives, in Cornwall, Brittany and Britain. Great price in great , clean tight shape. Celtic studies since 1977 View more info

Jews of Cornwall (Hardcover)

By: Keith Pearce

Price: $52.00

Publisher: 2014

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 016907

ISBN: 085704222X

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Jacket Price intact. England: Halsgrove, 2014 Hardcover.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Thick 624 pp B/W Plates Color Photos From the Joseph of Arimathea, the Tin Mines and Phoenician Sea Traders Cornish Saints with Hebrew names and Medieval Hebrews and into the Victorian era. Collectible condition at a great price. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur In Cornwall Henry Jenner Some Possible Arthurian Place-Names in West Penwith and Tintagel Castle In History And Romance

By: Kelvin I. Jones Edited Henry Jenner

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Oak Publications: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 014758

Condition: Very Good+


Cornwall: Oak Publications, 1996. Book. Very Good+. Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Card stock covers. Clean Very Good+ Shape. NOT a library copy.36pp. Aubrey Beardsley b/w illus.Excellent discussion of historical sites of battles and place names associated with King Arthur in Cornwall. Two great Arthurian essays by this Cornish champion.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Studies in Early Celtic Nature Poetry

By: Kenneth Hurlstone Jackson

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Wales, Llanerch Press: November 1995

Seller ID: 005212

ISBN: 1897853793

Condition: fine


Fine Collectible Trade Paperback 214 pp Great Classic of early Celtic poetry..Welsh and Irish nature poetry and theory early Christian hermit verse. Medieval Monastic poetry is translated and studied by one of the greats of Celtic studies. Gnomic poetry, Seasonal Poetry, Fenian poems Three Geese In Flight celtic studies since 1977 packed with respect for the book and you. First Edition. View more info

Lost Islands: Inventing Avalon, Destroying Eden

By: Kevan Manwaring

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heart Of Albion Press: 2008

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66806

ISBN: 1905646070

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Trade Paperback 209 pp. Color and B/W photos journey to the Atlantic islands around Wales and Cornwall that were active in Arthur's era and the Age of the Celtic saints. Calder, Bardsey, Mona Study of these Avalon like islands. Here inscribed and signed by the author First Edition. View more info

ANNE DE BRETAGNE.

By: LE BOTERF HERVE.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: France, FRANCE-EMPIRE.: 1976

Seller ID: 011040

ISBN: 2704808074

Condition: Fine


France: Editions France-Empire, 1976. Book. Illus. by B/W Photos and Drawings. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback First French Edition Excellent study of this fascinating Breton woman beloved as a historical Duchess as she was named after a ancient Celtic Goddess Ana, or Dana. French text Fine Clean Condition Wonderful Illustrations. First Edition. View more info

Layamon's Brut: The Poem and its Sources (Arthurian Studies)

By: Le Saux, Francoise H. M

Price: $73.00

Publisher: D.S.Brewer:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: SKU1000066

ISBN: 0859912825

Condition: Fine


D.S.Brewer.Fine Collectible Condition Brown Hardcover NOT a library copy. Anthology of essays from Welsh Celtic source material in Layamon, to Geoffrey of Monmouth's association and French and Breton Arthurian influence. Much more Clean and pristine . Fine. First Edition. View more info

The Ancient Mariners By Lionel Casson Seafarers and Seafighters Of The Mediterranean In Ancient Times

By: Lionel Casson

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Minerva Press: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016436

Condition: Good+


U.S.A.: Minerva Press, 1959. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good+ First Edition Trade Paperback Clean Pages No Underlines Cover has a crease in bottom corner shelf rubbing. Inscription on title page.Binding tight. NOT a library copy. B/W photos, drawings, plans, maps. Still the classic respected source for Egyptian, Greek, Roman and Phoenician seafaring in the Mediterranean and past the Pillars of Hercules and Britain tin trade... View more info

Celtic-Britain-And-Ireland-The-Myth-Of-The-Dark-Ages Hardcover

By: Lloyd And Jennifer Laing

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Barnes and Noble: 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6524

Condition: Near Fine


First Thus Near Fine Hardcover Clean Study Cloth B/W Illus. Drawings of Celtic design Interlace and the origin, and use from Triskeles, Bronze bridle bits, and on Hanging Bowls Pictish Animal symbols, in "Dark Age" Celtic Britain and Ireland. Very worthwhile for the subtext of Arthurian Britain and Saxons. Clean NOT a library copy..Unclipped jacket as well. No writing, No names, small crease on upper rear cover NO chips. Celtic studies with super customer service... View more info

The Archaeology of Late Celtic Britain and Ireland C.400-1200 AD Hardcover

By: Lloyd Laing

Price: $28.00

Publisher: England, Book Club Associates: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 014546

Condition: Fine


Clean Collectible Condition Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped. Clean 451 pp pages. NOT a library copy.England: Book Club Associates, 1977. Irish Beehive huts on cover study of Celtic Early Medieval Christian archaeology from Cornwall to Ireland to Isle of man. B/W Full page plates. Illustrations inscribed crosses, Ogham. Norse Wales Irish Dalriada, Gwent. Dust jacket pres... View more info

Early Monasteries in Cornwall (Studies in Celtic History)

By: Lynette Olson

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 1989-04

Seller ID: 015507

ISBN: 0851154786

Condition: Fine


England: Boydell, 1989. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition.Collectible Hardcover with Dust Jacket both in Near Fine clean condition. NOT a library book. Not price clipped dust jacket. Clean 135 pp.The only purely academic work to focus on Celtic Christian monastic sites In Dark Age and Medieval Cornwall. Handsome addition to a collection of Boydell's Studies In Celtic History' Since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before shipping to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket pres... View more info

St Samson of Dol and the Earliest History of Brittany, Cornwall and Wales

By: Lynette Olson

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Textstream: 2017

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716876

ISBN: 178327218X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition Clean 219 pp. Excellent anthology of essays on the controversies in Early Medieval Cornwall, Brittany and Wales about the extent of the travels of these Celtic saints who set up monastic sites during the Arthurian era. The arguments pro and con. Collectible condition at great price. Three Geese In Flight offering what we are passionate about since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Straw Craft More Golden Dollies

By: M. Lambeth

Price: $18.58

Publisher: England, John Baker: 1975

Edition: Second English Edition

Seller ID: 013860

Condition: Fine


England: John Baker, 1975. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Mylar Protected Dust Jacket both Very Good and Clean. The plaiting of straw into sheaths and Crosses goes back to Neolithic Goddess and still done Saint Brigid's Cross. Examples of modern use and ancient survivals such as Herefordshire Fan Lincolnshire Corn Dolly here illustrated. illus and text. Fine clean hardcover and price clipped dust jacket... View more info

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Cornish Feasts And Folk-Lore Original 1890 Hardcover

By: M.A. Courtney

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Penzance, 1890

Edition: First Cornish Edition

Seller ID: 6546

Condition: Very Good+


First Cornish Edition Published In Penzance 208 pp.Blue Hardcover With Gilt Tiles On Spine. Clean Victorian End Papers. NO writing NO underlines NOT a library copy. Foxing on endpaper and here and there. Some rubs and such but Very Good+ Tight binding. One of the great of Celtic Folklore indeed of all Folklore. Contains Cornish Charms and Witch lore,ballads, Arthurian lore, Tin mines Knockers, Piskie tales. We wrap first in brown paper to protects cover Celtic studies s... View more info

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DICTIONARY OF CELTIC RELIGION AND CULTURE

By: MAIER, Bernard (trans. Cyril Edwards)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Suffolk, The Boydell Press: 1997

Seller ID: 6582

ISBN: 0851156983

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket First English Language Hardcover Copy Of This Unique Celtic Mythology Dictionary as it focuses on Gaul and Celtic Switzerland, Gaul and Spain with Insular study as well. Library marking on title page One very small on rear board and one from a Castle library on title page. End papers and spine clean. Very good solid tight 337 pp. hardcover which is uncommon to find.this in hardcover. NO underlines and dust jacket intact and Excel... View more info

The Language Of The Goddess Hardcover

By: Marija Gimbutas Joseph Campbell

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper & Row: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016448

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1989. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Collectible Unclipped Dust Jacket. NOT a library book. Very large color and b/w illustrated study of the hidden symbolism of the Great Goddess in the womb triangles in pottery and standing stones. Excellent condition Mylar protected dust jacket. No writing no underlines no book plates. This book unlocks much goddess design in Native Americ... View more info

The Life Of Meriasek A Medieval Cornish Miracle Play Hardcover

By: Markham Harris Translated

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.S.A., CUA Press: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015718

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: CUA Press, 1977. Book.Very Good Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very good Dust Jacket in collectible condition. Not price clipped and NOT a library book. Translated into English from Cornish. Large Octavo Red Cloth with handsome Medieval style dust jacket. Clean and bright No writing No underlines NOT a library book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The City Of Locronan English edition

By: Maurice Dilasser

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Brittany, Ouest France: 1983

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 013688

Condition: Near Fine


Brittany: Ouest France, 1983. Book. Near Fine. Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Color filled history of the Breton city founded by the Irish bishop Saint Ronan. Color stained glass. stone churches.Breton Catholic statues , Breton architecture. 32pp. Rich color. English text. First Edition. View more info

Megalithic Mysteries An Illustrated Guide to Europe's Ancient Sites

By: Michael Balfour Forward by John Michell

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Dragon's World Ltd: June 18, 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6639

ISBN: 1850281637

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent Collectible First Edition Near Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Intact No Writing in book NOT a library copy 192 pp Many Color photos, (On every page) Huge Folio.Book. Besides the quality of photos and text what makes this book so wonderful is the authors understated Spiritual feeling in the text and to me even more important the photos inside of the chambers.The Breton Roche Aux Fee, you are sitting inside the Dolmen and can feel the ... View more info

King Arthur a Military History

By: Michael Holmes

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes Noble Books: 1998

Seller ID: 011522

ISBN: 0760708568

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket England: Blandford, 1996. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall No ten books on the historical Arthur will supply an adequate answer but each creates another piece of the puzzle. This 179 pp. hardcover and jacket is in fine clean condition. NOT a library copy. Arthurian books and Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A New Edition Of John Of Cornwall's Prophetia Merlini Speculum Vol. 57 No. 2 April 1982

By: Michael J. Curley Editor Luke Wenger

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Medieval Academy of America: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008658

Condition: Very Good


Complete 232 pp Original Speculum Vol.57 No.2 April 1982 Very Good. Study and text of John of Cornwall's Prophecies of Merlin."Prophetia Merlini" of Michael J. Curley Discussion and Latin text of this rare important Celtic medieval Arthurian work of Prophecies attributed to Merlin or Myrddin by John of Cornwall. The Medieval Academy of America, 1982. Book. Very Good. . 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition. Rare Edition wi... View more info

Ducal Brittany 1364-1399: Relations with England and France during the Reign of Duke John IV Hardcover

By: Michael Jones

Price: $18.47

Publisher: England, Oxford Univ Press: 1988

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005709

Condition: Fine


England: Oxford Univ Press, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket, Clean Pages NOT a Library copy. An excellent scholarly study of the Anglophile Duke John IV of Brittany and the tumultuous relationship between France and England during his reign. Includes appendices and index.. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Battle of Brunanburh: A Casebook (University of Exeter Press - Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies)

By: Michael Livingston

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Exeter, Liverpool University Press: 2011-06

Seller ID: 5241

ISBN: 0859898636

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Clean Condition 441 pp.Comprehensive study of the Battle of Brunanburh when the Saxon King Athelstan defeated an allied force of Britons, Scots and Norse. Here this amazing work contains every parties account of the battle with translation. Included John K. Bollard and Marged Haycock's work of the Welsh sources of the battle with a translation of the "Armes Prydein" The Prophecy of Britain. So much in here Norse, Saxon primary material and comm... View more info

Les druides: Les sociétés initiatiques celtiques contemporaines

By: Michel Raoult

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Du Rocher: 1992

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 005338

ISBN: 2268023362

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Trade Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback French text.Thick Clean 494 pp. in depth Druidism and particularly it's magic rituals in modern France and Celtic Brittany. Druid sites and current Druid and French and Breton pagan organizations. Excellent condition. We pack with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info