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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

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The Story Of Glastonbury And The Grail Or The Light Of Avalon A Mystery Play Concerning The Introduction Of Christianity To England By Joseph Of Arimathea

By: Melchior Macbride

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Hunter And Longhurst: 1909

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 90064

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Rare Original Grey Card Stock Covers Second Edition 105 pp. Frontis Illus. NOT a Library copy Occasional page foxing. Shelf aging 3/4 chip on bottom of book foxing Near Very good some cover soling and light crease on cover edge Signature at top of cover. This is the very uncommon "Second cheaper edition" as stated under author's name Red titling.Author's real name "John Purcell Quinton" Fascinating Grail Play about Joseph of Arimathea (Jewish Christian) entry into Britain and British Druidism Bardic Gorsedd, Mary and Arivagus and Boadicea Arthurian legend and five... 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 strength of the stone and the presence of the Otherworld just past the .....This also has an Forward by John Michell himself,... 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 with the 33 pp. Great discussion by this terrific Arthurian and Glastonbury scholar as to it's place in Cornish and Welsh Celti... 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 commentary. NOT a library copy. Celtic and Early Medieval studies since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping first in brown paper ... 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

Brittany English Language Edition The Sacred View

By: Michel Renouard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Quest France: 1984

Edition: First French Editon

Seller ID: 015721

Condition: Very Good


Quest France, 1984. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Brittany 32pp. Pages of text and color photos of Carnac, Churches, Pardons, Breton clothing and some of the most wonderful knowing text ever Celtic Brittany. NOT a library copy.Translated into English really special look from the inside. Clean very good shape.. First Edition. View more info

The Enchantment of the Middle Ages (Parallax: Re-visions of Culture and Society)

By: Michel Zink

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 010954

ISBN: 0801858186

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover and Near UnClipped intact Dust Jacket U.S.A: John Hopkins University Press, 1998. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.168 pp. Excellent study of Breton Fairy Medieval music, the Arthurian and Merlin legend and the ballad tradition in Brittany. Villemarque and Celtic tradition in Brittany .Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before packing Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Symbol and Image in Celtic Religious Art

By: Miranda J. Green

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1989-11-16

Seller ID: 017237

ISBN: 0415034191

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover and Dust Jacket. 8vo Fine First English Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT Price Cut. Clean. NO book plates NOT a library copy. B/W Illus. 279 pp. Serious study of Celtic symbolism of Boars and Salmon as Goddess and God representations. Like new collectible condition. Celtic Studies since 1977 We pack 'Old School' with respect for the book Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Five Breton 'Cantiques' from 'Pardons' James Doan Folklore 91 1980

By: Miss Jacqueline Simpson Editor James Doan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, Folklore Society: Mistletoe Series: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016906

Condition: Good


England: Folklore Society: Mistletoe Series, 1980. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Celtic Goddess Survival In Breton Christian Pardons. "Cantiques" Songs and translations. Amazing essay on the ancient Celtic Goddess Ana. Other essays as well Complete Issue of "Folklore 91 1980 i Wrinkling on covers and wear. Clean interior tight binding. All around wear but complete and clean pages. NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

This is Ellan Vannin Mona Douglas

By: Mona Douglas

Price: $43.16

Publisher: Isle of Man, Times Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011854

Condition: Very Good+


Isle of Man: Times Press, 1965. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Original Hardcover Mona Douglas published this wonderful anthology of stories, music,Manx folklore, season festivals. From Norse Tynwald to a Celtic Beltaine May festival with songs and ceremonies included. Here this is a rare hardbound laminated edition with the Celtic Cross design and Manx portraits.Clean ex-lib. No spine markings. 134pp.illus.Circa 1965 This is a wonderful product of the Celtic revival. First Edition. View more info

Manninagh A Review Of Manx Culture No.1: May 1972

By: Mona Douglas

Price: $36.80

Publisher: Isle of Man, Island Development: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013101

Condition: Fine


Isle of Man: Island Development, 1972. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Original Manx Trade Paperback Manninagh A Review Of Manx Culture No.1 May 1972 Orange covers with Celtic Manx design Manx authors on "Manx Folklore, Manx Language, Isle of Man, Celtic Unity, Celtic Culture, Manx Tartan. Oldest hand on the Pequot, Herman Melville, Ellan Vannin, Mona Douglas essays Wise Woman, Manx fishing, Celtic Manx design on cover as part of the Manx renaissance. Great great publication No.1 :May 1972 Concern of a Manx national theatre Amazing... View more info

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Studies in Early British History

By: N. K. Chadwick, Nora K. Chadwick, Kenneth Jackson, Rachel Bromwich, Peter Hunter Blair, Own Chadwick

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1954-12-01

Seller ID: 11032

ISBN: 0521046033

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket Second Edition of this brilliant study of Fifth and Sixth century Celtic Britain in what is controversially called "The Age of Arthur" All the greats of the previous generation are here.Jacket has NO chips Price cut, several closed tears NOT a library copy Private book plate. Some pencil check marks and a few underlines and annotations (Erasable) 281 pp. A study on Vortigern by the Chadwicks. Kenneth Jackson on British into Welsh...So much. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

Old English Life of Machutus (Toronto Old English series) (English and Latin Edition)

By: n/a

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Toronto, Univ Of Toronto Pr: 1984-04-01

Seller ID: 016751

ISBN: 0802056261

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Clean Hardcover. First Canadian Edition.Canada: University of Toronto Press, 8vo -Original Orange Hardcover NOT a library copy No Jacket issued by publisher. Clean like new condition free of markings. Little hole in rear end paper. Study and diplomatic text of latin and Old English Life of Machutus known as Saint Malo Saint Brendan's voyage companion. Texts. Notes and English introduction, glossary..Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Atlantic Visions: 1st: International Conference Proceedings of the Society of St.Brendan the Navigator

By: n/a

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Boole Press: 1989

Seller ID: 016953

ISBN: 090678381X

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+. Clean Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. 8vo. 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. "An Icelandic Horizon Calendar Key to Vinland" Jame... View more info

A Traveller's Guide To The Kingdoms Of Arthur

By: Neil Fairbairn

Price: $30.05

Publisher: london, Historical Time: 1983

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 005429

Condition: Fine


london: Historical Time, 1983. Book. Illus. by , Illustrated by Photograohs Michael Cyprien. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Excellent history and guide to Arthurian Europe.Besides Britain,Scotland and Brittany are included.Sites of the historical Celtic King and Sacred sites associated with the Holy Grail!Included with the directions and history are clear photos to take you there immediately!. First Edition. View more info

Historia Regum Britannie of Geoffrey of Monmouth V The Gesta Regum Britannie (Historia Regum Britannie)

By: Neil Wright

Price: $89.00

Publisher: England, D.S.Brewer: December 30, 1991

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 66704

ISBN: 0859912140

Condition: Fine


Fine Red Hardcover Collectible condition Clean Free of Writing NOT an Institution copy. 340 pp. A Medieval Breton Variant of Geoffrey of Monmouth's History of Britain. Merlin and his work., Arthur is particularly hostile to Rome Great Arthurian reading and academic tool Latin diplomatic text left page English prose facing. Important little known work out of a Breton monastery. So little survives of Breton camelot but the mist that hangs over it sings its mysteries. Three Gees In Flight Arthurian wonder since 1977 with books wrapped first in brown paper . View more info

Celtic Sacred Landscapes

By: Nigel Pennick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Seller ID: 013269

ISBN: 0500016666

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover.Very Good+ Dust jacket.Thames & Hudson, NOT a library copy 1996. First American Edition. 8vo . Very Good Hardcover with Very Good Dust Jacket+ Sacred roads, Fairy paths, Holy wells, Caves, Earthworks. Illus. Great bibliography too.No writing in text. But an inscription on flyleaf ."Music is a remnant of the oneness before the fall." Wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Subterranean Kingdom A Survey of Man-Made Structures Beneath the Earth

By: Nigel Pennick

Price: $39.00

Publisher: England, Holmes Pub Grou Llc: November 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66779

ISBN: 1861630735

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition. First Thus. Like new Clean NOT a library copy, B/W Photos, drawings. 248 pp. Cornish Fogous, Chambers, Rock cut Churches, Hermitages. Exploration by this always fascinating writer breathes lifr into ths stones and chambers to glimpse in. Three Geese In Flight Books since 1977 unequaled customer service First Edition. View more info

The Seal Summer

By: Nina Warner Hooke

Price: $18.40

Publisher: New York, New York: Harcourt Brace & World, 1964: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010436

Condition: Good.light Wear,tight


New York: New York: Harcourt Brace & World, 1964, 1964. Book. Good.light Wear,tight. Cloth. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Good.light Wear,tight/Good, Light Wear. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Neat story of children's friendship with a wild seal in the west of Britain. 160pp. Light wear else good. Great photos too.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Druids Original 1966 Hardcover

By: Nora K. Chadwick

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015659

Condition: Very Good+


First Edition Fine Hardcover with Very Good+ Dust Jacket.Wales: University of Wales Press, 1966. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean pages, tight binding. NO Writing.Collectible First Edition. NOT a library book, Not price clipped either. A few tiny tears on top and bottom and a small bit of soiling. Really good for understanding how the Druids were perceived by the Greeks and Romans philosophically. Interesting to compare Romans view of pre-Christian Essene and Pythagorean..Since 1977 wrapping with care Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Colonization Of Brittany From Celtic Britain

By: Nora K. Chadwick

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Oxford University Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 663

Condition: Very Good+


Clean Pages Very Good+ Nora Chadwick Study of Celtic Brittany from the Veneti Naval War with Caesar to the Migration of the Brythons. 236 pp- 299 pp.Here are unique ideas about the Irish Saints in Dyfed migrating to Brittany and Welsh Royal Saints on Bretona in Celtic Christian Spain. Broceliande is here as well a place where Fairy Forests meet wonder working Breton Celtic Saints. Excellent clean, tight condition NOT a library copy. NO plates. Since 1977 we wrap our Celtic studies first in brown paper to protect your cover. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Legends Of Brittany

By: O.L Aubert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brittany, Coop Breizh: 2001

Edition: Seventh Revised Edition

Seller ID: 015337

Condition: Fine


Brittany: Coop Breizh, 2001. Book. Illus. by E.Daube. Fine. Trade Paperback. Seventh Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback. Clean Excellent Condition. B/W Linoleum Block Illus. Published and printed in Brittany. Thirty Breton Celtic tales of Saints, Standing Stones, and the magic of the forest One story "Merlin and the Forest of Broceliande" is worth it alone. Clean and bright Since 1977 selling Celtic Arthurian books packed with care. View more info

Bretagne MARS 1936

By: O.L.Aubert Edited d 'Anatole Le Braz

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Saint Brieuc, Bretagne: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015279

Condition: Good+


Saint Brieuc: Bretagne, 1936. Book. Good+. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Original 1936 Illustrated Tall Card Stock Original Wrappers. Published in Brittany this original 30 pp. b/w illustrated Breton Celtic studies publication is simply brilliant. This French language issue is about and includes letters and art of Anatole Le Braz. Breton art in this revival period was filled with vibrant Celtic Art Deco as here. Clean pages. Collectible and rare. First Edition. View more info

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The History Of The Franks By Gregory Of Tours Volume II Text Original 1927 Hardcover

By: O.M. Dalton Translated with an Introduction Gregory Of Tours

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford At The Clarendon Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5210

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent condition Red Hardcover Vol.2 Text 660 pp. Fold out Map Clean Near Fine NOT a library copy Here are the Early Medieval wars of the Franks, Bretons, and Visigoths, and Saxons and the Merovingian dynasty. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect your cover First Edition. View more info

La Bretagne Et Les Bretons

By: Olier Mordel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: France, Fernand Nathan: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008973

Condition: Fine


France: Fernand Nathan, 1983. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket. Clean Pages. Very Large Fine Color Photos of Megalithic and Medieval Brittany Carnac, Fishing Boats, Roche aux Fees, color photos of Celtic Sea Salt Production. Breton Wrestling, Celtic Wrestling Photo, Pardons Pilgrims, Breton Woman's Head Dresses. La Cornouaille Maritime, Many, Color and b/w Photos of, Castles, Celtic Holy Wells, Exquisite very alive Hardcover and Dust Jacket Excellent Condition. So very much in here...Just like Brittany herself. NOT a libra... View more info

A Medieval Cornish Miscellany

By: Oliver J. Padel W. M. M. Picken

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chichester, Phillimore & Co.: 2000

Seller ID: 307

ISBN: 1860770983

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Uncut Dust Jacket. Clean Handsome 136 pp. No writing in text NOT a library copy.. Small signature on end paper and very slight residue of paper. Else tight and free of underlines and notes. Fifteen essays on Medieval Cornwall Charters, Place Name meanings, Cornish Tax accounts by W.M.M.Picken. "10th Century Gloss in Bodmin Gospels" "Light on Lammana" "Tremail and Turgoil in Domesday Book" Also Cornish Saints and their genealogy. Also one on a discussion of the location of Arthur's Hall from Culhwch and Olwen."Callington and Kelliwic... View more info

Ordinance Survey Ancient Britain SOUTH Sheet AND NORTH Sheet TWO SEPERATE COMPLETE SURVEY SET

By: Ordinance Survey

Price: $65.00

Publisher: England, Ordnance Survey: 1964

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 017097

Condition: Very Good


England: Ordnance Survey, 1964. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Two Complete Ancient Britain Both NORTH and SOUTH Separate Fold Out Maps and 32pp page booklets These are the more advanced Second Editions in color Clean Shelf wear only to the book covers NOT library copies South sheet has 34pp. North sheet 32pp Plus Each large fold out maps that look great a wall. Excellent reference work for the roads and sacred sites.From Stonehenge to Tintagel, Roma Roads to Standing stones. Standing stones and Celtic Hillforts like Maiden castle.A Druid's view ... View more info