Category: Medieval and Early Medieval


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Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain

By: Jerrilynn D. Dodds

Price: $69.00

Publisher: University Park, Pa, Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (txt): 1990

Seller ID: 5292

ISBN: 0271006714

Condition: Fine

Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Handsome Large Clean NOT a library copy 170 pp. Eighty-One B/W Plates. No writing History and study of the architecture of early Christian Visigoth and Arabic Spain that inspired Illuminated Manuscripts and even Art Deco architecture. Serious history Many b/w plates Monastic Spanish design art, design plans and photos. NOT a library copy. SALE Price. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket Dust jacke... View more info

Romance Vision & Satire English Alliterative Poems of the Fourteenth Century Newly Rendered In The Original Metres

By: Jesse L. Weston

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton & Mifflin: 1912

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005887

Condition: Near Fine

Very Good+ Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Boston: Houghton & Mifflin, 1912 Original condition. clean pages.Handsome gilt lettering on leather title patch on brown leather spine on this Jesse Weston anthology of Medieval English Arthurian epics and Christian "Piers The Plowman" Also includes "Pearl" that J.R.R. Tolkien so loved. Covers very good.Binding tight except for a previous owners private ex-libris partia... View more info

A Dybbuk and Other Tales of the Supernatural

By: Joachim Kushner Tony ; Neugroschel

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Theatre Communications Group: 1998

Seller ID: 874716855

ISBN: 1568658451

Condition: Fine

Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine to Fine Dust Jacket.Nothing clipped NO Chips. NO Writing NO Bookplates 199 pp. Clean pages. Besides the well known play of Yiddish possession and rabbinical exorcism. But it is the other material translated from Yiddish that is startling "The Ten Signs of the Messiah" More..."Gehenna" is scary as well, "Hell" First thus. Packing with care and five star customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

Two Celtic Saints Ninian and Kentigern (Historians of Scotland)

By: Joceline Ailred

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Gb, Llanerch Press: 1989

Seller ID: 874716875

ISBN: 0947992294

Condition: Fine

Fine Pristine Collectible Condition Clean 119 pp. English translation of the Lives of Ninian and Kentigern. Texts connected to Myrddin or Merlin and the Arthurian legend and historicity. NOT library copy NO writing at all. Packing with respect to you and the book since 1977 View more info

The Battle Of Brunanburhg And Its Period Elucidated by Place-Names Original Hardcover with Foldout Maps

By: John Henry Cockburn

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Sheffield Telegraph: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5268

Condition: Good+

Original Red 1831 Hardcover with Fold Out Battle Maps of Northumberland and the Viking, Welsh, Saxon, Pictish wars of the Tenth century.focusing Battle of Brunanburhg tactics place-name meaning and amazing fold out maps. Everything really serious wonderful for the renactor or travel historian. Tight binding, complete pages, NO Writing in text.Scottish library copy with very miimum markings. Faded section of real cover, light soiling covers, gilt titling. A treasure for l... View more info

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Brut Y Brenhinedd Cotton Cleopatra Version First Edition Hardcover

By: John Jay Parry Edited And Translated

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, The Mediaeval Academy Of America: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 689

Condition: Near Fine

Brut Y Brenhinedd, basically a Welsh language variant of Geoffrey of Monmouth's History of the Kings of Britain in as close to Fine possible Clean tight dark green cloth NOT a library copy No private markings, No writing at all. Gilt spine titles. 4to. 243 pp. + 6 facsimile plates Except for the endpaper shadows where a paper had been laid in, this would be "Fine". Here is Merlin and Arthur and Uther and Igerne. Welsh and English translation by the great America... View more info

Sea-Road of the Saints Celtic Holy Men in the Hebrides


Price: $29.00

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, U.s.a., Floris Books: January 1, 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66701

ISBN: 0863152104

Condition: Very Good+

First Edition Very Good+ Clean 213 Pages Trade Paperback. Notes. Bibliology. NOT a Institution copy. Among the best books on the Scottish and Irish Papar and their Imramma to the Hebrides, Pictish Orkney and Iceland and even Newfoundland. Academic and popular Marsden is bold but smart and is not afraid to remind that the Vikings are far better to admire from a rear mirror (My words) Excellent discussion on Columba and Voyage of Cormac and Brendan.Three Geese In Flight Ce... View more info

King Arthur and the Grail Quest Myth and Vision From Celtic Times To The Present First Edition Hardcover

By: John Matthews

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Blandford: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008004

Condition: Fine

England: Blandford, 1995. Book. Illus. by Col & b/w. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Great introduction to all the major Grail texts. Wonderful illustrations. Fabulous condition as well. This really is good for a concise journey through all the Arthurian Grail cycles. Clean NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

An Arthurian Reader Selections from Arthurian Legend, Scholarship and Story

By: John Matthews

Price: $45.00

Publisher: England, The Aquarian Press: 1988

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 6517

Condition: Fine

Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library book. First English Edition. Twenty One essays and short stories and reprints of lost and rare Arthurian texts and studies 348 pp..Includes rare Fiona Macleod "Beyond the Blue Septentrions" and printed for first time here Edward Frankland "Medraut and Gwenhwyvar" Much more True First English First Edition Fine condition and Fine mylar jacket NOT a library copy ... View more info

The Age Of Arthur: A History Of The British Isles From 350 To 650

By: John Morris

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribners,: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007136

Condition: Near Fine

Collectible Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Mylar protected Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped. NOT a Library Book. No underlines or No writing in text. Morris a fine historian was filled and helped fuel the Arthurian exuberance of the Seventies only checked by the Cynicism of the Eighties and Nineties, now only finding a semblance of balance and respect. This book opened the door to reexamine Gildas and Nennius, and the Easter Tables and overseas letters of the 'Sicilian Brita... View more info

Dancing Day A Cycle of Traditional Christmas Carols Arranged For S.S.A. Voices and Harp (or Piano)

By: John Rutter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford Univ Press: 1974

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 009504

Condition: Very Good

London: Oxford Univ Press, 1974. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback White Christmas Angel on Cover Very Good-. Some light shelf wear. 46 pp. Musical notation. Clean tight binding except for a few pencil musical performing direction clean inside. NOT a library book. First English Edition. A Cycle Of Traditional Christmas Carols. Arranged For S.S.A. Voices and Harp (or Piano) commissioned by t... View more info

Warfare in the Classical World: an Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weapons, Warriors and Warfare in the Ancient Civilisations of Greece and Rome

By: John Warry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.s.a., University Of Oklahoma Press: 1995-10

Seller ID: 015542

ISBN: 0806127945

Condition: Very Good

Very Good.Clean Trade Paperback. Oklahoma University Press, 1995. Book. First Edition. Large Trade Paperback in Very Good Clean shape. No underlines or marks. NOT a library copy either. Excellent in depth color illustrated study of war tactics in Greek Persian and Roman armies, war elephants Athens archers Weapons, armor. More in depth than any television series can do. Maps, photos and color warfare drawings galore. Clean..Since 1977 we wrap in brown paper before packin... View more info

Gaurdian of the Grail a New Light On The

By: John Whitehead

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Dorset House Publishing Co Inc: January 1, 1993

Seller ID: 012506

ISBN: 1566193850

Condition: Fine

Fine Clean Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket U. S. A.:352 pp. B/W Illus Barnes and Noble, 1993.. First Thus. 8vo . Looks at the Roman invasion of Celtic Britain to find the historic King Arthur. Comprehensive in examining the Roman Celtic Britain conflict and theorizes how an ' Arthur' as 'Caratacus', made history legend. First American reprint edition.Great condition book and jacket.. Dust jacket present. View more info

Sarn Helen: Walking a Roman Road Through Wales (A Cicerone guide)

By: John; Rylance, Arthur Cantrell

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Wales, Cicerone Press: 1992

Seller ID: 874716928

ISBN: 185284101X

Condition: Fine

Fine Trade Paperback Clean 240 pp. Illus.NOT a library copy. The Sarn Helen the Mabinogi story of the layout of the Road system aligned with the Goddess Helen represented in the working Roman Road system. Here is a guide to the roads and history, maps great practical guide. Like new. View more info

A Piece of Horse Liver Myth, Ritual and Folklore in Old Icelandic Sources

By: Jon Hnefill Adalsteinsson

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Iceland, Univ of Iceland Pr: December 1998

Seller ID: 874716867

ISBN: 9979542640

Condition: Fine

Fine Trade Paperback 181 pp Clean Pages NOT a library copy."Huldufolk" or "Alfar" Elves This is Icelandic lore, myth and magic by Icelanders. "Giants and Elves in Mythology and Folktales" "Wrestling with a Ghost in Icelandic Popular Belief" Much scarier that the TV ghost hunters that is for sure. Since 1977 we wrap with care and respect First Edition. View more info

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Scotland In Early Christian Time The Rhind Lectures In Archaeology -1879

By: Joseph Anderson (Author)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, David Douglas: 1881

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6636

Condition: Near Fine

Original Near Fine Green 1881 Dark Green Hardcover Xiv + 262 pp, illustrated with plates,89 text Tight binding, clean pages. NO writing NOT a library copy NO book plates Clean black end papers Bright gilt spine titles. The illustrations are amazing of Beehive huts and Clochans and Monastic sacred sites. Holy bells and Standing Crosses.. Really special copy Near Fine. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies our passion since 1977 packed with respect. First Edition. View more info

The Romance Of Tristan And Iseult Hardcover

By: Joseph Bedier Retold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Pantheon: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 547

Condition: Near Fine

Beautiful Green Hardcover With Bright Gilt Celtic Harp On Cover and bright gilt titling on spine. Clean pages NOT a library cover. Near Fine Dust Jacket Intact jacket Unsnipped. Excellent retelling of the Medieval French Tristan and Isolt romance into modern English. Fantastic it reads like a great novel but is a serious telling that touches the heart. Clean 203 pp.Beautiful dust jacket drawing of the two lovers.Since 1977 We wrap our books first in brown paper to prote... View more info

The Landscape of Words: Stone Inscriptions from Early and Medieval China

By: Jr. Robert E. Harrist

Price: $95.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Washington State: 2008-01-03

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015346

ISBN: 0295987286

Condition: Fine

Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket University of Washington State, 2008. First Edition First Printing. 8vo Large Hardcover with Dust Jacket both in excellent clean collectible condition. Many Color and B/W photos and illus. Scholarly study with texts and translations of early historical and Taoist Medieval Petra glyphs. In depth and beautiful. Interestingly one mountain inscription includes 'Fu Sang' the name associated with early Chinese voyage to America, More... View more info

Barbarians And Romans The Birth Struggle of Europe A.D. 400-700

By: Justine Davis Randers-Pehrson

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Oklahoma University Press: 1983

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 015377

Condition: Very Good

U.S.A.: Oklahoma University Press, 1983. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Clean pages. Excellent political history during the 'Age of Arthur' both in Britain And on the continent. Very Insightful in the bigger picture of the falling Roman empire. Color and B/W illus.. 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

Journal Of The American Viola Society Vol.12 No.3

By: Karl Stierhof Laura Kuennen-Poper Pamela Goldsmith

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Utah, The International Viola Society: 1996

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015655

Condition: Very Good

Utah: The International Viola Society, 1996. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Large Trade Paperback Clean very good condition Four essays drawings and advertisements 'Memories of Vadim Borissovsky' Karl Stierhof. Three other music essays. Handsome illustrated purple cover of early viola player. First Edition. View more info


By: Kathleen Herbert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A, St. Martin's Press,: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6580

Condition: Near Fine

First American Edition Numbers 10-1 10987654321 255 pp Excellent handsome Condition both Hardcover and Mylar Protected dust jacket NOT clipped NOT a library cover. This woman attended a Tolkien lecture learned Welsh to trace Arthur and wrote some fine Arthurian era historical fiction as here. Beautiful jacket painting of a woman on horse whose adventure lies within. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian literature, Celtic Myth, and J.R.R.Tolkien since 1977 wrapped first in bro... View more info

The Goddess on the Mount The True Identity of St Michael's Mount

By: Kelvin I. Jones

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Oakmagic Publications: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716816

ISBN: 1901163911

Condition: Fine

Fine Clean Collectible 37 pp. Illus. Study of the Sacred St. Michael' s Mount in Cornwall. NOT a Library copy. Celtic Goddess traditions and includes an essay with map by Robert Morton Nance on St. Michael sites in Cornwall. The Archangel Michael is Israel's protector and the shield of Cornwall and strengthens the tradition or coincidence of Hebrew Tin trade and Joseph of Arimathea. Fine small Oakmagic Cornish press. First Edition. View more info

The Medieval World 800-1450 The Rendells Catalogue 146

By: Kenneth W. Rendells

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A, The Rendells: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007163

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Clean Large Trade Paperback U.S.A: The Rendells, 1979. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. The Medieval World 800-1450 Catalogue 146 Facsimile B/W Illuminated Pages Incredible rare collection of Medieval manuscripts, charters, letters from all over Europe with $ Prices. Color and b/w illustration, prices, from this rare medieval book collection from the "The Rendells".Scholarly text as well. Folio Crease on bottom edge of front cover.... 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

Vernacular Voices: Language and Identity in Medieval French Jewish Communities (Jewish Culture and Contexts)

By: Kirsten A. Fudeman

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 2010-07-06

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90054

ISBN: 0812242505

Condition: Near Fine

Near Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Excellent as new condition except for about dozen little check marks in pencil Else Fine as is the jacket 240 pp. B/W Illus. NOT a institution copy. Facsimile Hebrew plates Medieval French Hebrew Magic, Wedding songs Hebrew spell to see your wife in a dream! Fascinating study of the relative closeness of Hebrew and French culture and writing. Chretien de Troye and Arthurian poetry mentioned as well. Avoid excessive prici... View more info

Late Antique and Early Christian Book Illumination First Edition First Printing

By: Kurt Weitzmann

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1977

Seller ID: 177

ISBN: 0807608300

Condition: Fine

Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover and Fine Unclipped Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. Clean no writing no underlines.126 pp. 46 Full Color Plates Late Antique, Egyptian and Greek illuminated manuscript plates that led to Irish and Celtic Book of Kells and Book of Durrow. Academic text and full page plates. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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L' Atelier Du Coq Two Hand Painted Heinrich Von Morungen Wood Boards Hand Numbered 1/5 SALE

By: L'Atelier Du Coq Heinrich Von Morungen Hand Painted French Wooden Boards

Price: $195.00

Publisher: L' Atelier Du Coq: 1980

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66763

Condition: Fine

AFTER CHRISTMAS SALE!!! Two "L' Atelier Du Coq" Hand Painted Full color and gilt Limited Edition in France These Two Collectible 7 x 9 inch Wood Boards in Excellent condition illustrate from the German Minnesanger Heinrich Von Morungen's love poetry Signed in French and numbered 1/5 on back on logo identification patch. Sold as set of two painted boards. Three Geese In Flight since 1877 Medieval literature and the roots of J.R.R. Tolkien See our Photos below Firs... View more info

King Arthur's Death The Middle English Stanzaic Morte Arthur and Alliterative Morte Arthure (Exeter Medieval English Texts and Studies)

By: Larry Dean Benson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Exeter, University of Exeter Press: June 1995

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716912

ISBN: 0859892670

Condition: Very Good

Very Good+ trade Paperback First English Edition Clean NOT a library copy.Great study edition of these two great Medieval Arthurian epics. Clean 257 pages except for one thumb print size discoloration on the cover the book is really 'Near Fine' This is the earlier First Edition University of Exeter Press Edition with the Handsome cover. Since 1977 we wrap our Arthurian books with care. First Edition. View more info

Camelot Fantastic

By: Lawrence Schimel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, DAW: July 1, 1998

Seller ID: 66766

ISBN: 0886777909

Condition: Fine

Fine Collectible Condition Unread 288 pp. Clean NOT a library copy. Seven Original Arthurian short stories or Novelettes collected by masters of the form. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian legend with a passion since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info