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Raven's Saga: An Arctic Odyssey

By: Schledermann, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Corvus Press, Calgary, Alberta, Canada: 2000

Seller ID: 012447

ISBN: 0968708803

Condition: Fine


. Fine.Trade Paperback. First Canadian Edition. 8vo.Clean 345 pages NOT a library book. Excellent historical novel of the Norse in the Arctic Greenland.The author is a Danish American scholar from the Arctic Institute and the book teaches as it mystifies. Pre-Columbian seafaring in the far north Atlantic among the Inuit 'Skraelings'. Beautiful painting of a Viking Longship and a Inuit Kayak Like new never read. collectible condition Small Canadian publishing house. Uncom... View more info

Britannia: History of Roman Britain

By: Sheppard Frere

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Books: 1978

Seller ID: 014972

ISBN: 0710089163

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Price Clipped Dust Jacket.London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1980.Third Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. B/W Plates. Clean excellent condition. NOT a library book. In depth study of the invasion, occupation and loss of Roman Britain. Many interesting bits like subjugation of Judea by the Roman generals sent from Judea to quell Hadrian's wall.Bright in it's mylar protected dust jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

Medieval Ashkenazic History: Windows Into Medieval Jewish Life in Germany (English Essays, Vol. 3)

By: Shlomo Eidelberg

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Jay Street Publishers;: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66751

Condition: Fine


Fine Decorative Hardcover Clean 148 pp. NOT a library book B/W Photo Slavonic Synagogue Medieval Jewish burial illus. Jewish Messianic Germany. Academic study rarely translated into English. Fine condition. Three Geese In Flight packing our Medieval studies with respect since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Book Of Kells With 24 Colour Reproductions From The Original Pages Hardcover

By: Sir Edward Sullivan

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Studio Limited: 1952

Edition: Fifth edition

Seller ID: 560

Condition: 4to


Very Good Large Handsome 1952 Hardcover Published by Famous Studio Editions Twenty Four Full Page Color Plates plus 61 pp. of history and study of early Medieval Celtic art. Gilt spine titling. This large quarto hardcover is from the Albany New York Diocese Library and has their handsome book plate. No writing in book. Since 1977 Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books wraps our books first in brown paper to protect and respect the book View more info

Some Famous Welsh Leaders in War The Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion Session 1945 Hardcover

By: Sir Henry Ap Rhys Pryce, Henry Hughes, Geraint Bowen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wales, London: Issued By the Society, 1946: 1946

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 006045

Condition: Very Good


London: Issued By the Society, 1946. Book. Very Good+.Clean Hardcover. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Among the Twelve English and Welsh language essays in this complete The Transactions of the Honorable Society of Cymmrodorion Session Welsh studies anthology 21pp 'Awen Y Rhondda Gynt', 14pp 'Some famous Welsh leaders in war',discusses Arthurian Mt.Badon comparing to German invasion plans in 1940..'Sea raiders in the Waters betwee... View more info

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Taliesin Y Cymmrodor VOL.XXVIII Sir John Morris-Jones Original 1918 Hardcover

By: Sir John Morris-Jones

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Y Cymmrodor The Magazine Of The Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017050

Condition: Fine


London: Y Cymmrodor The Magazine Of The Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion, 1918. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover First Edition Original Blue Cloth Y Cymmrodor The Magazine Of The Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion.The primary study of the Chief Bard the Pen teulu Taliesin Shining Brow. Filled with Welsh text and English translation of the historical and mythical as well as the primary discussion on the mystical rein... View more info

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The Tale Of The Death of King Arthur

By: Sir Thomas Malory Edited Eugene Vinaver

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford Univ Press,: 1955

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66879

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First English Edition Hardcover 146 pp.Malory Caxton Edition NOT a library copy. However academic pencil marginalia notes.No dust jacket. Otherwise tight binding. Malory unmodernized except for spelling. Arthurian studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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The King's Household In The Arthurian Court From Geoffrey Of Monmouth To Malory Original 1937 Edition

By: Sister Imogene Baker

Price: $174.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Catholic Universiry of America: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017010

Condition: Very Good


Original Rare Clean 1937 First Edition The King's Household in the Arthurian Court from Geoffrey of Monmouth to Malory Published by The Catholic University 166 pp. A focus on the placement of the Round Table and the Household officers at the Feasting hall in Camelot. The Steward, the Butler, the Seneschal, etc Very rare study of Kay and Lucan the Butler etc in English and Norman Arthurian texts."Wace" "Layamon" "Sir Gawayne and the Green Knight" &... View more info

Witchcraft and Magic in the Nordic Middle Ages (The Middle Ages Series)

By: Stephen A. Mitchell

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6640

ISBN: 0812242904

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible First Edition Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Intact NOT a library copy. Signature of previous owner on end paper else pristine and bright in its spell proof Mylar jacket.369 pp. B/W Photos of Witch scenes from Medieval Church murals. Comprehensive history and study of Norse magic before and after Christianity effect on farm life and laws. The bibliography is pretty stunning as well. Handsome collectible bright hardcover copy. Dust jacke... View more info

Later Roman Britain Hardcover

By: Stephen Johnson

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 009685

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Charles Scribner, 1980. Book. Very Good+ Clean. Hardcover. Very Good Dust Jacket with a little shelf wear on jacket but no real chips or tears. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean free of writing and NOT a library copy. Overview with specific and useful color illustrations to understand the period after the Romans withdrew or some say were forced out of Celtic Britain. Just in time for the German Saxon raids and the Ambrosius... View more info

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The Matter Of Britain And The Praise of Spain (The History Of A Panegyric)

By: Stephen Reckert

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66820

Condition: Fine


Fine First Welsh Edition Original University of Wales Press Clean 37 pp NOT a library copy. Uncommon Inaugural lecture on Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Arthurian 'Matter of Britain' it's influence and the place of El Cid and Don Rodrigo in Spain and Portugal's Celtic settler epic and 16th Century Romances of Gongora and Lope de Vega in the rival Matter of Spain, Fascinating Arthurian discussion around Geoffrey of Monmouth Excellent clean condition First Edition. View more info

The Lords of Battle: Image and Reality of the Comitatus in Dark-Age Britain

By: Stephen S. Evans

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell & Brewer Inc: 1997

Seller ID: 013314

ISBN: 0851156789

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. Clean pages NOT a library copy. England: Boydell, 1997. The Gododdin pounding beat of the warband battle ponies, casting spears deep into the Saxon shield wall. Here is a study of the Bard and the warband brothers who comprise it's loyal make up. Like new both book and jacket. NOT a library book. Rare in this pristine condition. Since 1977 wrapping your Celtic and Saxon books with care. Dust jacket present. F... View more info

Saints' Cults in the Celtic World (Studies in Celtic History)

By: Steve Boardman

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Boydell Press: 2009-02

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716872

ISBN: 1843834324

Condition: Fine


Fine Decorative Hardcover Collectible Condition Clean 217 pp. NOT a library copy. Ten Essays by Great Modern Celtic Studies scholars. From "Bishop Kentigern Among the Britons" to "The Cults of Saint Patrick and Palladius in early Medieval Scotland" Eight more Fine collectible condition Beautiful cover Illustration. Celtic studies with Five Star customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Origins of Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms (Studies in the Early History of Britain Series)

By: Steven Bassett

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Leicester, Leicester Univ Pr: September 1993

Seller ID: 5250

ISBN: 0718513673

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Collectible Clean 300 pp. Trade Paperback Excellent Academic Window into the Saxon and Angle and Jute conquest of much of the Briton's post Roman kingdoms either en masse or by aristocracy change. Seventeen essays by everyone from Barbara Yorke to John Blair to David Dumville to Thomas Charles-Edwards, Martin Welch, so many more leading up to and including the unmentioned "Age of Arthur". Here in Very Good+ clean condition. hard book to find particular... View more info

The First Crusade Hardcover

By: Steven Runciman

Price: $34.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press: 1980

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 212

Condition: Very Good+


Handsome Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket Color and B/W filled Plates maps weapons, armor. Excellent history and study great illustrations and photos of castles still there Great book Knight Templar s. Clean. NOT a library NOT clipped.just a hint shelf wear to Jacket.. NO Writing, tight binding. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Books Since 1977 Before packing we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect their jackets. No awful stickers either First Edit... View more info

Sulamith Wulfing Knights And Chivalry Hardcover

By: Sulamith Wulfing

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Amersterdam, VOC: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 656


Fine First Edition Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket 50 pp. Full Color Full Page Paintings Of Faerie. This German woman painter captured an aspect of the Faerie world like no other. here are perhaps her closest to the knights and ladies of Camelot but it is the Elvish Fairy spirit she is master of. While her work might be more whimsical than Tolkien would choose it does capture a 'Grace' that would seen on Tom Bombodil's lady Fine collectible condition book and jacket. NO... View more info

Shankara's Crest-Jewel of Discrimination

By: Swami Prabhavananda and Christopher Isherwood

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hollywood, California, Vedanta Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66884

Condition: Good


Good First Edition Little Yellow Hardcover Small 12mo 149 pp. Published First Edition in English Language. Hollywood California 1947 Brilliant path. Many underlines. Good shape only two pieces of tape on cover and underlines throughout text. Complete Good working copy."Realize this Atman within the shrine of your heart" We wrap with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Norwegian Runes and Runic Inscriptions

By: Terje Spurkland

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: November 3, 2005

Seller ID: 874716820

ISBN: 1843831864

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Decorative Hardcover Clean 206 pp. B/W Illus. Photos Runic Stones. From Practical Writing to Magical all aspects of the Runes are explored in this well illustrated study. The Runes of Norway are the focus but all are explored as well. Some photo here little seen with translation. First written in Norwegian this is the First English language translation. Handsome Collectible clean condition. NOT a library copy. Unmarked Appears exactly as it was published... View more info

Alison Adams Edited and Translated

By: The Romance Of Yder

Price: $59.00

Publisher: England, D.S. Brewer: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6630

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Handsome Brown Cloth 259 pp. NO Writing NO Underlines NO plates. NOT a library copy The original pink dust jacket which is not on the reprint glossy books, and hard to find. The cover would be fine like the book but it has sunning on cover where a book was on it. Completely intact. Handsome copy without any markings. Norman French Arthurian romance with Celtic influences and action packed Diplomatic French text and modern Englis... View more info

The Huns and the Vandals The Barbarian Invasions Of The Roman Empire Fine Folio Hardcover

By: Thomas Hodgkin Introduced Peter Heather

Price: $49.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5303

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition hardcover Clean Pages NOT a library copy. First Folio 420 pp.Edition Color Frontis. Beautiful colored and gilt spine. If your interested in the period after the Roman empire and before Medieval kings here is the Huns, vandals, and Britons that produced Arthur. Fine collectible condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic, Norse and Arthurian books wrapped well since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Gododin of Aneurin Gwawdrydd

By: Thomas Stephens

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 2013-10

Seller ID: 66880

ISBN: 1492996653

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Condition Trade Paperback 439 pp. Clean NOT a library book One of the early translations of the Gododdin, by Welsh Chemist/Scholar Thomas Stephens in 1888. Here is a complete reprint edition of the 5 or 6 parts it was printed in . First thus. Very useful Welsh one side facing English Also "Life of Aneurin". Dated but useful and anything on this epic series of battle eulogies is gripping. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect y... View more info

Who Was Saint Patrick?

By: Thompson, E. A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan: 1986-03

Seller ID: 016502

ISBN: 0312870841

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped NOT a institution copy.St. Martin's Press. Without a doubt E.A.Thompson was one of the most interesting original thinkers to write about Post Roman and Early Medieval history. His political perspectives make the Dark Ages alive with personality agree or disagree this serious scholar never bores and always educates. Here First Edition in Collectible like new condition inside and... View more info

Captured by the Vikings

By: Torill Thorstad Hauger

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books Ltd: June 1991

Seller ID: 011847

ISBN: 1550810332

Condition: Fine


Fine.Clean Trade Paperback. Newfoundland: Breakwater, 1991. First Canadian Edition. Excellent historical young adult novel about Irish slaves captured by Vikings. NOT a library book.Translated from Norwegian and published in Newfoundland this is well researched and really well written, fast paced storytelling.160pp. Great cover illustration too. First Edition. View more info

Aspects of Malory (Arthurian Studies)

By: Toshiyuki Takamiya

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, England, D.S.Brewer: January 1, 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716919

ISBN: 0859910687

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket The jacket would be "Fine" as well as the Hardcover but it is price snipped else pristine which is rare to find on this dust jacket if found at all. 239 pp Eleven essays on Malory from P.J.C. Field, to Eugene Vinaver. Clean excellent condition. Arthurian books our passion wrapped first in paper to protect jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Cup of Destiny

By: Trevor Ravenscroft

Price: $27.00

Publisher: York Beach, Me, Weiser Books: August 1995

Seller ID: 66890

ISBN: 0877285462

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Trade Paperback 194 pp. NO Writing NOT a library copy. Study of the Grail from a Gnostic perspective by the Author of the Spear of Destiny. No real flaws only a hint of shelf soiling. Cathar exploration of the Stone of Heaven as Grail. Three Geese in Flight Arthuria studies since 1977 wrapped well First Edition. View more info

The Alliterative "Morte Arthure

By: Valerie Krishna

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Lanham, Maryland, U.s.a., University Press Of America: 1983-02

Seller ID: 6668

ISBN: 0819130362

Condition: Very Good


Clean Very Good First Edition Dark Blue Academic 113 pp Paperback Free of writing NOT a library copy. Except for soiling on cover the copy is excellent tight and internally free of any marks or writing.Clean pages Excellent modern English "translation" of the scholars diplomatic text which we also offer. This is good to read and compare with J.R.R. Tolkien's "Fall of Arthur" and Christopher Tolkien's commentary on the Alliterative Morte Arthure. Three Gee... View more info

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The Dwarfs Of Arthurian Romance And Celtic Tradition

By: Vernon J. Harward jr.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Leiden, E.J. Brill: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5264

Condition: Near Very Good


Original First Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket The Only Serious Fantasy Study of Dwarfs or as J.R.R. Tolkien says "Dwarves" within Arthurian and Medieval Romance. The Fairies and Leprechaun in Medieval Irish stories as well as the Dutch Dwarfs and French Chretien de Troyes Arthurian romances. 149 pp. Published in the Netherlands in 1958 and quite difficult to obtain. Hardcovers from the Netherlands are among the finest bound commercial books made. Here clean w... View more info

Arthurian Romances Chretien De Troyes Hardcover With Dust Jacket Everyman's Library

By: W.Wistar Comfort Translated and Edited Chretien De Troyes

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Dent: 1951

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 015900

Condition: Very Good


London: Dent , 1951.Handsome Hardcover Book. Very Good and Very Good Dust jacket. Hardcover. 5th or later Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very Good Blue Hardcover English Dent Edition Dust Jacket.Clean No Writing or Marks Dust Jacket A few very small chips and closed tears, still very good and handsome. Classic English Everyman Edition of Chretien De Troys Tales of Lancelot and Guinevere, Owain The Knight of the Lion, Cliges, Erec. Notes, Commentary. Here t... View more info

Death of Merlin Arthurian Myth and Alchemy

By: Walter Johannes Stein

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A., Rudolph Steiner Press: June 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013207

ISBN: 0863150810

Condition: Fine


Edinburgh: Floris Books, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Both In Excellent Collectible condition. NOT a library book. Fascinating collection of essays on Merlin and Arthur by this German author who was the subject of the book "The Spear of Destiny". Essays on Alchemy and Arthurian legend, The Historical Arthur, Tristan and Greek myth, The Death of Merlin, Basilius Valen... View more info

History on the Edge: Excalibur and the Borders of Britain, 1100-1300 Hardcover

By: Warren, Michelle R

Price: $54.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ Of Minnesota Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1000038

ISBN: 0816634912

Condition: Fine


Univ Of Minnesota Press. Hardcover.Fine First Edition Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy Welsh Arthur and his conquest of Britain and Europe. One of the freshest looks at Geoffrey of Monmouth and Arthur. . Fine.jacket and hardcover. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Books wraps our books first in brown paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info