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New Light on Drake; A Collection of Documents Relating to His Voyage of Circumnavigation 1577-1580 Second Series Volume XXXIV Nuttall, Zelia (Trans & Ed)

By: N/A

Price: $88.00

Publisher: London, The Hakluyt Society, London (1914): 1914

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716857

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Collectible First 1914 English Edition Hakluyt Society,443 pp, + xxxiii. With half-title.Bright Gilt Ship on Cover (Golden Hind) Gilt spine titles Illustrated by a map and plates.Tight bonding NOT a library copy. Page yellowing on title page and a bit on end papers, Minute edge bump..NO fading on spine or boards (See our photos) NO ownership plates and No writing.John Dee told Elizabeth she could counter the Spanish Inquisitions claim to western hemisphere by countering based on Dutch correspondence that King Arthur settled there first!? Interestingly even before New England Jo... View more info

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tudor Cornwall

By: A. E. Rowse

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1969

Seller ID: 90123

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT price clipped NOT a library copy A couple of very tiny chips at top of spine else pristine bright in Mylar jacket.462 pp. B/W illus.Photos Comprehensive study of late Medieval and Tudor Celtic Cornwall. The Spanish Armada raids and battles against the forces of the Inquisition. Brilliant Cornish historians nail biting academic history. Even discusses Merlin prophecy.and Cornish language. Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Splendid Spur First Edition Hardcover

By: A.T. Quiller Gouch

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, Charles Scribner: 1898

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 009003

Condition: Very Good+


Chicago: Charles Scribner, 1898. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1898 Very Good+ Decorative Hardcover. Gilt Mounted Knight on cover Very Good. First American Edition. Romance and battles in Cornwall in this wonderful English Civil war historical novel. Handsome illustration of knight on cover. Three Geese in Flight Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper First Edition. View more info

Les Celte et Les Germains

By: A.Varagnac R.Derolez

Price: $13.20

Publisher: France, Bloud & Gay: 1965

Edition: First French Editon

Seller ID: 012001

Condition: Very Good


France: Bloud & Gay, 1965. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First French Editon. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback B/W Illustrated. NOT a library copy.Gaulish Gods and Celtic artifacts you seldom see. NOT a library book. Great photo of Gaulish Oppidum of Alesia from the air and the ceremonial straight road leading to Celtic fort.German and Celtic Gods interaction. Good solid shape. Published in France.. French text.. First Edition. View more info

The Bird The Beast & Fishes Tail

By: A.W.Spacey

Price: $12.57

Publisher: Cornwall, Dyllansow Truran: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008798

Condition: Fine


Cornwall: Dyllansow Truran, 1985. Book. Fine. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback First Cornish Edition. Insights into Celtic Animal symbolism, it's meaning and it's use in Celtic design.Here as it relates to Cornish language and Cornwall. Each of the 29pp.has an original b/w Celtic design and a description of it's meaning. Made in Cornwall. Clean fine condition. NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

From Roman to Merovingian Gaul: A Reader (Readings in Medieval Civilizations and Cultures:V)

By: Alexander Callander Murray

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Orchard Park, New York, U.s.a., UTP Higher Education: 2000

Seller ID: 016139

ISBN: 1551111020

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback.Canada: Broadview, 2000. First Edition. 8vo Fine Collectible Condition Trade Paperback A Thick 779 pp. NOT a library copy. One Volume Library of Early Medieval Primary Arthurian era documents of Celtic Gaul through the Roman and Frankish era.. Like New. First Edition. View more info

Inside Merlin's Cave A Cornish Arthurian Reader 1000-2000

By: Amy Hale, Alan M.Kent, Tim Saunders

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Great Britain, FBP: 2000

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015584

Condition: Fine


Great Britain: FBP, 2000. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Includes The Prophecy of Merlin by John of Cornwall' 'From Cornubia A Poem in Five Cantos' George Woodley 'Some Possible Arthurian Place names in West Cornwall' by Henry Jenner Much more Cornish Arthurian original texts, literature, poetry and literature rarely seen and gathered in one illus. Volume. Fine collectible condition. Wonderful book First Edition. View more info

La Legende De La Mort

By: Anatole Le Braz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: France, Editions Jeanne Laffitte: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007843

Condition: Very Good


France: Editions Jeanne Laffitte, 1982. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First French Trade Paperback Very Good Clean Pages. NOT a library copy. Celtic Breton Folklore important famous study and collection of of 'The Legends of the Dead' in Brittany by Anatole Le Braz. The physical world was a reflection of the "Otherworld" in Celtic Spirituality. Brittany was a gateway to this land of Life in death and death in Life. French text. Very Good solid shape NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

Land of Pardons

By: Anatole Le Braz

Price: $43.16

Publisher: N.Y.,illus: 1927

Seller ID: 113

Condition: Good


N.Y.,illus, 1927. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Photos. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Hardcover Dust Jacket: Good, small Chips, mylared. Cloth. Good+. Classic study of Celtic Christian Brittany & its Druid-like Christian Pilgrimages. Clean pages NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Land of Pardons (Brittany)

By: Anatole Le Braz Translated Francis M.Gostling

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1924

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 006963

Condition: Very Good


London: Methuen, 1924. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Clean Hardcover With Mylar Protected Near Very Food Dust Jacket Great classic study of the Celtic Pilgrimage folklore of Brittany. Its fire Pardons are perhaps Druid survivals, or older back to Carnac b/w Illus. A few small jacket chips but tight and bright in it's mylar protected jacket. NOT a library copy. "Pardon of the Sea" Really handsome copy with mystical photo of Breton Pilgrim road...... Dust jacket present. View more info

The Night of Fires Hardcover

By: Anatole Le Braz.

Price: $122.36

Publisher: London, London: Chapman And Hall, 1912: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011439

Condition: Very Good


London: London: Chapman And Hall, 1912, 1912. Book. Very Good. Decorative Boards. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Decorative Hardcovers First Edition. Hard Cover. Rare study of Breton death customs and folklore. Fabulous clear b/w photos of Breton Vernacular stone structures as well. In the Roman descriptions the Armorica coast was the land of the dead. You can see it here in these customs and folklore. Also Breton seafaring in Icelandic waters is here described as well. Much as it was in the days before Columbus. Rare Handsome black covers with small fire designs... View more info

Cornwall Golden Hart Guides

By: Andrew Franklin & Paul Williams

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016218

Condition: Very Good


England: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1983. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very Good Color Photos Maps Guide To Cornwall Walks and Motoring Historic Buildings Villages Festivals Clean Very Good shape Fold out map. First Edition. View more info

Historical Atlas of The Celtic World (Hardcover

By: Angus Konstram

Price: $25.76

Publisher: U. S. A., Checkmark Books: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013053

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Checkmark Books, 2001. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Excellent all around history of the Celts from their warrior aristocracy to their gentle poets who ruled their passions. Great maps of the wars and the travels of the men and women of this great people who saw into the heart of the Otherworld and smiled. Great color art of Celtic warriors. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Everyday Life of The Pagan Celts

By: Anne Ross

Price: $38.00

Publisher: England, Batsford: 1970

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 006413

Condition: Near Fine


First English Edition Near Fine Hardcover.Near Very Good + Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Rubs on jacket with loss Half inch remains where a sticker has been else tight and no big chips bright in mylar.. Red hardcover excellent bright spine titles. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. NOT a library book. Illustrated b/w drawings on every page Excellent window into the Druids and pre-Christian life and Spiritual world of the Bronze and Iron Age Celts. Academic and insightful by this scholar whose book on Celtic pre-Christian heads is one of the greats of Celtic studies..Fine extra line drawing... View more info

A Traveller's Guide to Celtic Britain

By: Anne Ross

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., Historical Times Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016043

ISBN: 0918678064

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Decorative Hardcover Clean Condition.This book is excellent is so many way. First it is a travelers how to guide book with directions on how and where to visit the Druid sites, the Holy Wells of Celtic Saint and Triple Goddess. Celtic Hill forts and Pictish Symbol Stones, Scottish King sites, Hebrides Goddess sites Brigantia, the other thing is the author Anne Ross is easily one of the most knowledgeable and respected Archaeologists and author of the book "Pagan Celtic Britain". Great book in every way. Like new NOT a library book First Edition Hardcover B/W Photos .. ... View more info

Revue celtique Volume 15 1894

By: Anonymous

Price: $49.00

Publisher: India, 2015

Seller ID: 017163

ISBN: 9789333444736

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition Revue Celtique XV .Irish Gaelic and Some English Complete 502 pp. Gyan India Reprint Books, 2015.First Thus. Includes "The Prose Tales in The Rennes Dindshenchas" is one of the primary texts for the Tuatha De Dannan Here in Irish Gaelic and English translation. This is a 2015 reprint of the whole original 1894 Revue Celtique 15. Beside the 59 pp, of Whitley Stokes Dindshenchas there are also 502.pages on Irish, Breton, Irish, French Celtic Studies on Old Irish, Celtic Spain, Gaulish languages, Tara, so much. in this classic series. NOT a library copy. ... View more info

Adieu To Brittany A Transciption Of Venetic Passages And Toponyms Hardcover

By: Anthony Ambrozic

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Cythera Press: 1999

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 009469

Condition: Fine


Toronto: Cythera Press, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover. Collection of Armorica and Greek inscriptions on stone in the territory of the sea going Veneti in first century Brittany. Amazing resource Inscription in Dura Europos of Celts! Besides the inscriptions are translations and variations. NOT a library book. Great handsome hardcover condition with the inscriptions and definitions. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Procedings Of The Second Galician Congress A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia

By: Antonio Carreno Beatrice Waggaman Ellen O. Feinberg

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Spain, Galaxia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014485

Condition: Very Good+


Spain: Galaxia, 1991. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean Trade Paperback. 501pp. A anthology of Academic Essays on Galacia in Spain Some in Spanish Several in English. One on 'A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia' the other on 'Contemporary Pilgrimage to Santiago 'Hard book to find. First Edition. View more info

Philip Perry's Sketch Of the Ancient British History: A Critical Edition

By: Anunciacion Carrera and Maria Jose Carrera Edited Philip Perry

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Cambridge Scholars Publishing: 2009-04

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66706

ISBN: 1443804487

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition 240 pp Hardcover Fine Intact Dust Jacket Small printing of this amazing history of Britain from Celts and Roman invasion to the Arthurian and Celtic church. This was written in Spanish by a Briton living in 18th century Spain. here translated for the first time in English. Written from Catholic Spain's outlook on St. Patrick, the Celtic monastic colonies and Arthur much else. Fine book and jacket .Great read and very collectible at a fair price.Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping our books in brown paper before packing to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket p... View more info

Avalon

By: Anya Seton

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, hmco: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005221

Condition: Very Good


Boston: hmco, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Some small chips at top of jacket spine price clipped Celtic historical Dark Age Cornwall and the Isles to the west Greenland where the Vikings chased the Celts. Great historical novel ahead of it's time really. Hard to find clean copy of this. Not a book club NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Manuel De Folklore Francais Contemporain Tome IV Bibliographie Methodique Index Des Noms D'Auteurs Index Par Provinces

By: Arnold Van Gennep

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Auguste Picard: 1938

Edition: First French Edition

Seller ID: 007001

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1938. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Publication Bibliographies of French books on folk medicine, spells, Brittany,vampires,costumes of the provinces, proverbs of the French provinces, thick too. French text.. First Edition. View more info

The Fall Of The Roman Empire The Military Explanation

By: Arther Ferrill

Price: $17.00

Publisher: England, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016187

Condition: Fine


England: Thames & Hudson, 1991. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback Clean free of Markings. NOT a library book 48 Illustrations of uniforms, weapons of Visigoths, Franks, Roman Cavalry etc. Excellent concise military and political history of the last centuries. Clear and visual. View more info

The Tudor Navy

By: Arthur Nelson

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Md, US Naval Institute Press: March 2001

Seller ID: 90006

ISBN: 155750816X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Large Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT clipped NOT a Library copy 224 pp. Many Illus. Drawings,Maps of Elizabethan era warships, plans and Armada battle engravings. Handsome to flip through visually and exciting and educational to read the history of Tudor and Elizabethan Naval design culminating in the defeat of the Spanish Armada. Well written and exciting by a British naval historian. Much on Drake. A passionate bookstore since 1977 wrapping your book with respect for the book. Great gift for the history lover Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dictionary of Celtic Religion and Culture

By: Bernhard Maier

Price: $37.00

Publisher: England, Boye6: 1998-03-04

Seller ID: 66786

ISBN: 0851156606

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback 338 pp. Clean Pages NO Writing NOT a library copy. Excellent study of Gaulish Gods and Goddess rarely seen Also Irish, Welsh Celtic Myth. Like new Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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The Idea of Order The Circular Archetype in Prehistoric Europe (Hardback)

By: Bradley, Richard

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 5290

ISBN: 0199608091

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover 242 pp. B/W Photos, Maps, Drawings Cutting edge study of circular architecture in Neolithic and later Celtic architecture and the thinking behind it as opposed to rectangular buildings. You know when we say someone is a "square" the reasoning goes way back. Explores Megaliths from Loughcrew to later Celtic Christian Castro Cividade Portugal.Great price!!! Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies wrapped with brown paper before packing to protect your cover since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Medieval Cornish Poem of the Passion Special Bibliography No.5

By: Brian O. Murdoch

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Institute Of Cornish Studies: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 371

Condition: Very Good


Cornwall: Institute Of Cornish Studies, 1979. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Institute of Cornish Studies. First Cornish edition. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. Except for a few cover discoloration spots this annotated bibliography is tight and very good. Internally near fine.23pp, Great scholarship here on Celtic Cornish Christian devotion.. First Edition. View more info

DOLMENS et MENHIRS.

By: BRIARD JACQUES

Price: $35.00

Publisher: France, GISSEROT JEAN-PAUL: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013093

ISBN: 2877470423

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback France: Jean-Paul Gisserot, 2000. First Edition. 8vo 64 pp..Trade Paperback Fine Clean Color Photo Journey thru megalithic Brittany. Besides Carnac and Le Roche aux Fees there are so many Breton Dolmens English books never even see. Great French artistic camera angles too. Trade Paperback Clean NOT a library Copy. French text.. First Edition. View more info

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The Bronze Age in Barbarian Europe: From the Megaliths to the Celts

By: Briard, Jacques

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London: 1979

Seller ID: 014267

ISBN: 0710000863

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library book B/W Photos, drawings, maps. Breton archaeologist focuses on when Megalithic Goddess culture became the Indo European Celtic culture. torcs, swords, jewelry, megalithic pictographs.Like now hardcover and mylar protected price clipped dust jacket. before shipping we warp first i brown paper to protect the book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ruan A Novel

By: Bryher

Price: $34.00

Publisher: New York:, Pantheon: 1960

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005864

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ First Edition Clean Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar protected price clipped Dust Jacket. Dark blue cloth clean, and binding tight. NOT a library book. NO writing NO book plate NO dust jacket loss. Excellent well written novel of Dark Age Celtic Cornwall Early Medieval Britain set in the age directly after Arthur when Druids and Celtic Christianity compete and both seek to survive the Saxons, Irish pirates and civil war. Immram voyage west as well. Gawain tale is here as well, Wales and the Sciilly Isles. Great Arthurian era seafaring novel in handsome shape bright in its Mylar Mi... View more info

The Boy and the Bucca An Maw Ha'n Bucca

By: Burness Bunn

Price: $15.84

Publisher: Cornwall, Lodenek Press,: 1972

Edition: First Cornish Edition

Seller ID: 005813

Condition: Fine


Cornwall: Lodenek Press, , 1972. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Morgelyn. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Cornish Edition. Fine First Cornish Edition Original Cornish Published and Printed Folktale book. Clean free of markings.NOT a library copy. A Cornish children's fairytale of a boy meeting a Bucca, a Fairy from Cornwall, filled with Miner's folklore with color and black and white pictures.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info