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HERVARAR SAGA OK HEIDREKS WITH NOTES AND GLOSSARY BY G.TURVILLE- PETRE INTRODUCTION CHRISTOPHER TOLKIEN G.Turville-Petre Christopher Tolkien Introduction

By: G. Turville-Peter Christopher Tolkien Introduction

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, Viking Society For Northern Research: 1976

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6651

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Academic Grey Card Stock Binding. 145 pp.[xx] NO Writing NOT a library copy First thus. 1956 was the First edition This 1976 edition has minor corrections and expanded bibliography.While the Icelandic Saga is not translated into English Christopher Tolkien's introduction is of course is. Interestingly besides discussing the Gothic- Hun battle piece here in 1956 he talks of "Riddle Contests". Wonderful twenty pages and insightful into Norse myth a... View more info

The Stannaries A Study Of The Tin Miners Of Cornwall And Devon

By: G.R.Lewis

Price: $94.00

Publisher: Cornwall, D.Bradford Barton Ltd: 1965

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 306

Condition: Near Very Good


Original 1965 Hardcover Second Cornish Edition Blue Cloth with Dark Blue Spine title Patch. No writing in text. Ex- library copy but no pocket. 298 pp.Good solid working copy of Medieval Celtic Cornwall and the Tin miners who worked at this craft since before Joseph of Arimathea came there on a business trip. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our Arthurian and Celtic studies first in brown paper View more info

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Colum's Other Island: The Irish at Lindisfarne (Hardcover)

By: Gareth W Dunleavy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University Of Wisconsin Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66878

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Price Intact on Jacket NOT a library book 149 pages. Important history of the Celtic Church's expansion,into Britain, Colmcille, the Synod of Whitby and Lindisfarne. Great shape one small chip at head of jacket spine else great and bright in mylar protected dust jacket. See our photo Text clean. NO book plates. Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur In The Medieval Low Countries

By: Geert H.M. Claassens

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Leuven Univrsity Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5272

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Original Wrap Around European Dust Jacket Paperback Clean Collectible 272 pp.Rare Academic study from the Netherlands on all the Low Country Arthurian, Merlin, and Grail texts with a description of all the stories. Least known of the major countries contributing Arthurian texts this is finally changing. The story "Roman von Walewein" where Gawain, or "Walewein" much like in his "Green Knight" challenge bravely follows a Flying Ches... View more info

Masterpieces of Tapestry from the Fourteenth to the Sixteenth Century: An Exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

By: Geneviève Souchal

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum Of Art: 1974

Seller ID: 008465

ISBN: 0870990861

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Trade Paperback .U. S. A.: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1974. NOT a library copy Illus. by Color and b/w Illustrations. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Clean pages. this wonderful color & b/w filled 223pp.history, study and exhibition catalog is in very nice shape. Translated from the French. Besides the wondrous Unicorn tapestries, other full page color illus. and b/w photos explore other late Medieval tapestrie... View more info

King Arthur, the Dream of a Golden Age (Art & Imagination)

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1990

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66893

ISBN: 0500810354

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First English Edition Large Trade Paperback Clean 96 pp. Color and B/w Illustrated NOT a library copy. The best concise all around look into the Arthurian legend the historical and legendary by a man who brought a lot of people into Camelot. Three Geese in Flight Books Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Kings and Queens of Early Britain

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1982

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716911

ISBN: 041347920X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Intact Price Clean pages. Only flaw several pin holes in jacket on seam barely noticeable otherwise fine in this hard to find true 'First edition" of this look at the mythical kings leading up to King Arthur in Geoffrey of Monmouth 224 pp.We wrap with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Arthurian Handbook

By: Geoffrey Ashe Norris J. Lacy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.s.a., Garland Publishing, Inc.: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716921

ISBN: 0824075978

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback First Edition NOT a library copy. Clean 455 pp. This is a One Volume Arthurian study guide by two scholarly men who know there way around King Arthur's court.. Every aspect either fiction or Medieval criticism are found in the excellent Handbook. Clean excellent condition. Three Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wrapping with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Landscape of King Arthur

By: Geoffrey Ashe, Simon McBride

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1988

Seller ID: 007736

ISBN: 0805007113

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Price Clipped only flaw at all. NOT a library copy. Guide with Great photos by Simon McBride To the actual living Arthurian sites you can still visit and hear the ravens and feel King Arthur and the Fairy Otherworld. Outstanding Glastonbury Tor and Cadbury color photos. Many color photos and terrific text by Geoffrey Ashe.Great book to read before you journey there to see past the mist Three Geese In Fli... View more info

The History of the Kings of Britain

By: Geoffrey of Monmouth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Digireads.com: 2011-01

Seller ID: 874716941

ISBN: 142094066X

Condition: Fine


Fine Paperback Clean 129 pp. NOT a library copy NO writing NO signatures Geoffrey of Monmouth Edited and in Modern English. The battles of Arthur with the Saxons and the giant hideous rapist read like a modern novel and when they get their uppance from Arthur you want to cheer! Three Geese in Flight Arthurian and Celtic fantasy since 1977 View more info

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Arthur and Gorlagon

By: George Lyman Kittredge

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Company, Publishers: 1903

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 90055

Condition: Good


Collectible Good Original Rare 1903 George Lyman Kittredge Signed Inscribed "Arthur And Gorlagon" Clean 275 pp.Celtic Arthurian criticism of this fascinating tale. Werewolves in Ireland "Welsh Gorlagon" Real paper cover missing Paper spine chipped off cover intact with inscription/ Signatures intact tight. NOT a library copy. Pages clean. Arthurian books and the roots of the Lord of the Rings since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Ulick And Soracha Signed and Numbered Hardcover

By: George Moore

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Boni And Liveright: 1926

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: SKU1000090

Condition: Very Good


Boni And Liveright. Hardcover. Very Good+ Clean Hardcover Limited to 1250 Copies Signed "George Moore" and Numbered "73" First Boni and Liveright New York 1926 Edition Deckled edge paper.1/4 calf Clean pages free of writing or underlines. Small finger nail size piece of blue paper flaked off front cover. Cosmetic only. Slight fade spot on spine else very good+. Tight binding Solid title patch on spine good. Inside Very Good+ NOT a library copy. NO book p... View more info

The Legend of Bouvines: War, Religion, and Culture in the Middle Ages

By: Georges Duby

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Univ Of California Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716909

ISBN: 0520062388

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Dust jacket 234 pp. Clean NOT a library copy In depth study of the Battle of Bouvines in Medieval France. Maps ills. Knight Templars Crusades much else. Fine condition book and jacket Since 1977 we wrap with paper first to protect your dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Tristan And Isolt A Study of the Sources of the Romance Volume 1 Original Hardcover

By: Gertrude Schoepperle and Roger Sherman Loomis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., 1960

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 5246


Original 1960 Expanded Second Edition With Roger Sherman Loomis Expanded bibliography and Critical Essay on Tristan scholarship since 1912 266 pp. Blue Cloth. Vol 1. of 2 only. Ex-library A few annotations on about eight pages Otherwise tight binding. clean. Exploration of the Celtic Goddess and Morgan Le fay were a major influence in these romances and Arthurian literature as the Loomis belief.Since 1937 Three Geese In Flight offering Celtic and Arthurian studies View more info

The Ways of Love - Eleven Romances of Medieval France

By: Goodrich, Norma Lorre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1965

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716910

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust jacket Clean 224 pp. NOT a Library copy NO Writing in book Eleven Mostly French Medieval Romances Lesser known tales and Arthurian tales of the Grail Since 1977 we wrap with care Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Arthur the King

By: Graeme Fife

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Sterling Pub. Co: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90041

ISBN: 0806983442

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy Collectible unclipped Price flap. Some slight rubs on the jacket edges. Clean 200 pp.Nice copy of this color illustrated overview. Depth to this and some good insights to the Welsh material "Anoedd bid bet y Arthur" The world's wonder, the grave of Arthur" Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Voyages Of The Celtic Saints

By: Graham Panes

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Wales, Gwasg Carreg Gwalch: 2007

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 015027

Condition: Very Good+


Wales: Gwasg Carreg Gwalch, 2007. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. 227 pp.Illus.Maps.Color photos.Great study of Pre-Columbian Celtic seafaring with a detailed look at Clinker style Romano Celtic wooden ships and hide curraghs..Wonderful gem of a book about Welsh Cornish and Irish Sailor Saints in the Age of Arthur .Great clean shape.Color medieval illus.Sailing monks on cover..NOT a library copy T... View more info

The Lost Tomb of King Arthur: The Search for Camelot and the Isle of Avalon

By: Graham Phillips

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Rochester, Vermont, Bear & Company: 2016-04

Seller ID: 017187

ISBN: 1591431816

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A.: Bear, 2016. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine First Edition Clean NOT a library copy. A another enjoyable quest within the quest. Different Arthurian theories argued and traveled. Illus. photos. It is good to read all these amateur historian theories of who Arthur was a then see what resonates for you. Great condition.. First Edition. View more info

Excalibur The Search For Arthur

By: Gwyn A.Williams Hardcover

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Barnes & Noble: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015665

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Barnes & Noble, 1994. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Clean pages, NOT a library book, NOT price clipped. Excellent introduction and study of King Arthur from a Welsh perspective by the Welsh Professor and author of "Madoc the Making of the Myth" Excellent chapter on Joihn Dee and the Elizabethan vision of King Arthur and his relation to America. Very good color illus. as ... View more info

Madog, the First White American

By: Gwyn Thomas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Talybont, Y Lolfa: 2005-12

Seller ID: 6632

ISBN: 0862437660

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean 104 pp. Color and B/W Full Page Illustrations By this Wonderful Welsh Team Gwyn Thomas with Illustrations by Margaret Jones. They have done the Mabinogion, Taliesin and Culhwch and Olwen (Which we also offer) and now this wonderful retelling of Prince Madog (Madoc) and his Medieval voyage from Wales to interact with the Native Americans three hundred years before Columbus, This is wonderful ribald illustrations and a welcome addition to the Welsh and Arthurian... View more info

Northern World The History and Heritage of Northern Europe

By: H. Ament, And Others Christine E. Fell

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Horizon Book Promotions: May 1987

Seller ID: 013549

ISBN: 0810913658

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+.Hardcover.Very Good+ Dust Jacket NOT a library copy.U. S. A.: Abrams, 1980. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 248 pp.Clean inside and out From the medieval kingdoms of Russia to Saxon Northumbria to early Celtic, Norse and Slavic Europe Gold torcs, broaches, knives, swords, clothing, architecture,Large hardcover with dust jacket. The best scholars in their fields cover their specialty.Excellent shape. We wrap with care since 1977 D... View more info

Roman Britain Outpost of the Empire

By: H. H. Scullard

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: May 1986

Seller ID: 016165

ISBN: 0500274053

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback Color and B/W Clean 192 pages NOT a Library Copy. Excellent journey around Roman Britain with detailed photos and drawings of the Roman fortifications, Hadrian s Wall, magic inscriptions, clothing, carts, farm tools, weapons and social life.Clean pages and NO Stickers! First Edition. View more info

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The Celtic Church in Somerset: With a Chapter on North Devon Hardcover

By: H. M. PORTER

Price: $69.00

Publisher: England, Morgan books: 1971

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 658

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover Clean Pages Very Good+ Dust Jacket Completely Intact Dust jacket 146 pp.The Celtic Saints in Devon and Somerset Gildas and Arthur. Discussions of Saint Kea of Cornwall Map end papers. Photos artifacts Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

St. Patrick's Rock Cashel Co. Tipperary

By: H.G. Leask

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Stationary Office: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013349

Condition: Near Fine


Dublin: The Stationary Office, 1951. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine NOT a library book.Handsome study of early Irish Medieval Church architecture and history. Academic study of the sacred site, St.Patrick's Rock. Wonderful b/w drawings of the cathedral and Round Tower accompany this. Published perhaps C.1950's Clean shape. Photo of the monastic site on the covers. Fold out plans and drawings. Not t... View more info

Jewish Poland-Legends of Origin Ethnopoetics and Legendary Chronicles (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

By: Hayah Bar-Yitshak; Haya Bar-Itzhak

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Detroit, Mi, Wayne State University Press: March 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66818

ISBN: 0814327893

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy 195 pp.B/W Photos of Old Polish wood Synagogues with Sacred art! A look into the origin of Jewish Poland the legends and the sacred mysteries butched by the cursed ones but still flourish in untouchable ways and places and seen in here.Like new collectible condition hardcover and dust jacket. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect their covers to keep them clean. Dust j... View more info

The Proverbs Of Alfred Studied In The Light Of The Recently Discovered Maidstone Manuscript

By: Helen Pennock South

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New York University Press: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005996

Condition: Very Good+


Handsome Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. New York University Press, 1931. . Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Facsimile.pages First American Edition. 8vo . First Edition. Early Middle English text, translation, study, glossary. Important scholarly text on the West Saxon King. Great shape, dust jacket as well. Facsimile frontis page. Clean pages. a library copy.that you have to look hard to see that it is one NO pocket NO stamps faded numbers on ... View more info

Poetry In The Dark Ages The Eighth W.P. Ker Memorial Lecture Delivered in the University of Glasgow 28th October, 1947 Original Hardcover

By: Helen Waddell

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1960

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 5254

Condition: Near Very Good


Original 26 pp.Lecture by the Great Helen Waddell about Poetry and it's Spiritual Humanism in the Dark Ages and the Celtic and Latin Saints who composed it. Excellent clean interior bound in hardcover Some edge wear to the boards but binding tight and interior Very Good. rare as such. Since 1977 wrapping books first in craft paper before packing. View more info

The Wandering Scholars

By: Helen Waddell

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 1934

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 6557

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Blue Clean 301 pp Hardcover The Great Scholar Helen Waddell Studies and Translates Post Roman Early Medieval Gaulish and Latin scholars and poetry of Sedulius, Fortunatus, Ordo Vagorum. Much more with translations as well Clean very good. We wrap first in brown paper. Celtic studies since 1977 View more info

In a Dark Wood Wandering/a Novel of the Middle Ages

By: Hella S. Haasse

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chicago, Academy Chicago Publishers: May 1991

Seller ID: 011268

ISBN: 089733356X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+.Clean Trade Paper.. 8vo Translated from the Dutch this wildly popular Medieval historical epic novel with Joan of Arc is a true treasure!.567pp. Good clean tight shape..NOT a library copy. Read this you'll forget it is snowing...Three Geese in Flight Medieval and Arthurian literature since 1977 View more info

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The Vikings in Wales

By: Henry Loyn

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, The Viking Society: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66738

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Brown Card Stock Covers 23 pp. Two page Fold out Map. Clean Pages. NO writing NO markings at all.Academic focus on the Viking age in Wales and the struggle of Rhodri and Gruffydd and the interplay of Celt, Saxon, and Viking. Great. Three Geese In Flight Books Celtic and Norse history since 1977 great customer service First Edition. View more info