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Short Guide Blarney Castle And Rock Close

By: Mary Penelope Hillyard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Co.Cork, Woodlands Press: 1961

Edition: 10th Edition

Seller ID: 5311

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean 15 pp. B/W Illustrated Guide to this beloved Irish site unconsciously associated with Bardic tradition and Celtic stone myth. :"Blarney Stone kissing" Here the irish medieval history is stressed with the connection to Robert Bruce and Cormac MacCarthy. B/W Photos. Cool little booklet fits into outer card stock binding. Clean free of writing NO markings, just small reading crease. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we at Three Geese In Flight pack our Celtic studies with respect View more info

King Solomon and the Golden Fish Tales from the Sephardic Tradition (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

By: Matilda (Editor), And Haboucha, Reginetta (Translated By), And Perez, Yoel Shalom Koen-Sarano

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Detroit, Mi, U.S.A.., Wayne State University Press: August 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66724

ISBN: 0814331661

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Clean Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT an institution copy. NO markings 395 pp. Sephardic tales of the supernatural. King Solomon's controlling a demon is one amazing tale tales Elijah. He becomes a holy figure that gives life to the figure who drinks wine at Passover Seders. Fifty four tales of the the Sephardic community few hear now translated with commentary. Collectible condition Forty years offering books packed with respect and customer service like no other Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Medieval Welsh Religious Lyric: Poems of the Gogynfeirdd, 1137-1282

By: MCKENNA, Catherine A

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Belmont, Massachusetts, U.s.a., Ford and Bailie Publishers, 1991: 1991

Seller ID: 014564

ISBN: 0926689029

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Dust Jacket. Clean 241 pages NOT a library book.Massachusetts: Ford & Baile,NOT clipped. NO chips just a few tiny tears at top of spine as close to 'fine' as can be. 1991 First American Edition. 8vo. Bardic Welsh Poetry of the Medieval era. Arthur is no stranger nor are Aneirin and Taliesin in this excellent book . Text, Notes Welsh poetry one side English facing..Clean and Fine condition.Catherine Mckenna is a brilliant guide into Cistercian Monastic poetry and the Spiritual inspiration in the poems themselves. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies our... View more info

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Cyr Myrddin The Coming Age of Merlin First Printing In Limited Fine Edition of 900 Volumes

By: Michael de Angelo

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Seattle, Gododdin: 1979

Seller ID: 5286

ISBN: 0960327401

Condition: Fine


Collectible Limited Edition of 900 Copies Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket.Wonderfully Produced of this Arthurian Early Medieval Celtic Historical /Mythical Arthurian Novel about Myrddin and the coming Age of Arthur. Published, printed and bound in the State of Washington in 1979 during the American Celtic revival it was nicely made of linen hardcovers with gilt Gundestrup Cauldron Celtic Cernunnos design on cover. Sewn in binding as most American hardcovers.195 pp Clean Near Fine Silver Dust Jacket Near Fine with the same design.Clean, NO writing NO book plates NOT ... View more info

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Chronicles Of The King The Coming Of the Bear

By: Michael de Angelo

Price: $39.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Gododdin Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5287

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition First Edition Trade Paperback. No Hardcover was ever printed. Arthurian Sequel to the Authors "Cyr Myrddin" Here in a 45 pp. fascinating direct narrative verse is the the coming of the Bear and the battle of Badon. Fresh Arthurian approach, concise! Fine clean condition NOT a library copy. Elaboration of the Celtic God Cernunnos design from his earlier Cyr Myrddin on the cover. We wrap since 1977 first in brown paper to protect your book on its journey. First Edition. 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

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

Riding for Caesar: The Roman Emperor's Horseguard

By: Micheal P. Speidel

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1994-03-05

Seller ID: 013929

ISBN: 0713467509

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Both in Near Fine Condition.England: Batsford, 1994.First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Excellent study of the Roman Emperor's Horse Guard made up of Germanic tribesman. Tactics, history, clothing, weapons training. Near fine book and dust jacket in bright mylar.Wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. 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

Heroes of the Round Table

By: Mike Dixon-Kennedy; Chris Down

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Pr: 1997

Seller ID: 013109

ISBN: 0713726199

Condition: Very Good


England: Blandford, 1997. Book. Illus. by Illustrated By Chris Down. Very Good+. Dust Jacket Very Good+ Hardcover. First English Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket Introduction and color illustrated guide to the knights of the Round Table by name with stories. By using the different texts the author tells about each Arthurian chieftain's stories. Great color illustration too. Excellent shape as is the colorful dust jacket. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Saints of Gwynedd (Studies in Celtic History)

By: Molly Miller

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90077

ISBN: 0851151140

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket NOT an institution copy Free of any markings Jacket has some very slight soiling. NOT snipped.Clean 132 pp."Pilgrimage Routes To Bardsey". Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Sabbath Epistle of Rabbi Abraham Ibn Ezra

By: Mordechai S. Goodman (Translator)

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Ktav Pub Inc: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66782

ISBN: 1602801118

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Decorative Hardcover Clean Pages. NOT a library copy. NO dust jacket was ever made by Ktav. English Language Text and Annotated Commentary and an original Hebrew Text. This Twelfth Century "Iggeret hashabbat" is an Epistle on the the beginning of the day beginning when the sun goes down (As in the old Celtic) Rare and here in 'Fine' original condition. Three Geese In Flight Since 1977 wrapping with respect and outstanding customer service. Great price compare First Edition. View more info

Sarn Helen A Roman Road In Wales

By: Morris Marples

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Wales, The Welsh Outlook Press: 1939

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 66721

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ First Edition Hard to Find Original Tan Thick Card Stock Binding 43 pp. Maps text The Story and mapping of the Sarn Helen the Roman roads of Elen of the Roads. B/W Photos Maps NOT a library copy which is even harder to find Some soiling on covers. Staples present. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 with Customer service our passion First Edition. View more info

Palm Tree of Devorah

By: Moshe Cordovero

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.s.a, Targum: 1994

Seller ID: 5220

ISBN: 1568710275

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Fine Dust Jacket NOT a Library Copy. Hebrew English Facing Page .208 pp text, introduction. Sacred teaching of the Soul. A Medieval Kabbalistic understanding of right ethics Printed in Jerusalem. Since 1977 We wrap in brown paper before packing to protect the jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur - Myth Making and History

By: N.j. Higham

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 2002

Seller ID: 013167

ISBN: 0415213053

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket First English Edition Routledge, 2002.NOT a library copy.303pp. Burn Jones D/J cover Illustration. Arthurian circular criticism Three Geese in Flight Arthurian Books since 1977 Wrapping first in brown paper to protect Dust Jacket in shipping. Dust jacket present. 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

The Florentine Fior Di Virtu of 1491 Translated Into English by Nicholas Fersin

By: Nicholas Fersin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Library of Congress: 1953

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006504

Condition: Very Good


Very Good- Hardcover Internally Clean NOT a library copy The cover is very soiled but the spine is clean and the facsimile interior is clean and tight free of writing U. S. A.: Library of Congress, 1953. Book. Illus. by Facsimiles of the Original Woodcuts. First American Edition. 8vo Hardcover United States Library Of Congress Facsimile.. Beautiful English translation of late Medieval treaty on love and virtue, Ovid, Cato. Exquisite woodcuts recreated in facsimile with King Solomon Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Poetry and Letters in Early Christian Gaul Original Hardcover

By: Nora K. Chadwick

Price: $69.00

Publisher: England, Bowes & Bowes: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 178

Condition: Good+


Good+ Hardcover Clean pages No Underlines. Library numbers on spine but pocket removed and no plates. Good solid working copy of a very hard to find Nora Chadwick. If your interested in Celtic Post Roman Celtic Christian Gaul and Britain this contains source material you never ever see. Sulpicius Severus The era of the 'King Arthur' of history is brought closer into focus. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our books first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

The Colonization Of Brittany From Celtic Britain

By: Nora K. Chadwick

Price: $39.00

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

King Arthur

By: Norma Lorre Goodrich

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Franklin Watts: 1986

Seller ID: 007054

ISBN: 0531097013

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good+ Price Clipped Dust Jacket New York: Franklin Watts, 1986. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.406 pp. Medieval scholar's work on the 'history' of the Arthurian legend is always challenging and exciting. NOT a library book.NO jacket chips NO writing in book Unique take on Arthur's identity. Clean pages tight binding and no writing and no stickers. We wrap since 1977 first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

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English and Medieval studies presented to J.R.R. Tolkien on the occasion of his seventieth birthday

By: Norman Davis (ed.); C.L. Wrenn (ed.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: HarperCollins:

Seller ID: 66859

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket B/W Frontis Photo of Prof. Tolkien (See our Photos) Clean 339 pp. Five illus. pages. This is "Fiftieth anniversary edition of the Allen & Unwin 1962 published by Harper Collins Ltd. 1962" With dedicatory verses by W.H. Auden. Twenty-two Old and Middle English and one on Morte Arthure, essays here to warm the master of Middle Earth's heart. NOT a library copy NO writing at all. Three Geese In Flight the roots of Middle earth since 1977 wrapped with care Dust jacket present. 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

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Ogham Stone A Bilingual Inscription at Nevern Pembrokeshire (Photograph of a Rubbing)

By: Ogham Stone Rubbing

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Kuno Meyer Festschrift: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66895

Condition: Fine


Ogham Stone Photograph Of a Rubbing from a Standing Stone in Nevern Pembrokeshire. The Printed Photo Print is from the C.1920s Kuno Meyer Festschrift. About One Foot by Two Foot Framed in Plexiglass Clean Great Condition Highly Uncommon. Powerful looks great. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 View more info

Celtic Christianity in Early Medieval Wales: The Origins Of The Welsh Spiritual Tradition Hardcover

By: Oliver Davies

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1996

Edition: First Welsh Editon

Seller ID: 015598

Condition: Good+


Wales: University of Wales Press, 1996. Book. Good+. Hardcover. First Welsh Editon. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Welsh Edition Brown Hardcover No Dust jacket Was Ever Issued By the Publisher Clean pages. NOT a library book. Good+ Some cover soiling and fading. Tight binding Inside clean. No writing. Uncommon in hardcover. One of the best Spiritual books on early Welsh Celtic Christian tradition. Academic, but passionate and inspired. Cover wear inside pristine.Since 1977 we wrap first in brown craft paper to respect the book and you. First Edition. 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

Map of Roman Britain Ordnance Survey Fold Out Map and Book

By: Ordnance Survey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, England: Director General of the Ordnance Survey, 1956: 1956

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 008308

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Ordnance Survey, 1956 Fold Out Map and 25 pp Book. Very Good+ Clean. Paperback. Third Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Tall Stiff Wrappers. NOT A Library copy Third Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Great Roman Britain Ordinance survey map in a handsome card cover folder and historical history book.Very useful for the traveler looking for Roman Bath or 'Arthur' or the 'Brigantes' Handsome wonderful large map View more info

Early Welsh Genealogical Tracts

By: P.C. Bartrum Edited

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University Of Wales Press: 1966

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 874716826

Condition: Very Good


Rare Original Very Good+ Hardcover Clean pages NOT a library copy NO writing NO book plates Dust jacket Good- Several chips with Scotch tape.Price intact.Jacket has a musty scent. 224 pp. The importance of this book of Early Medieval and Medieval Welsh Genealogy cannot be overstated for Welsh Arthurian research as well as Welsh Saints, and Taliesin, Cynan, Owain. So much material academic and awen filled. Why this has never been reprinted is almost as big a mystery as "A world's wonder the Grave of Arthur." Celtic Books and Arthurian legend since 1977 customer service our passion.Pictu... View more info

Kings and Vikings Scandinavia and Europe AD 700 -1100 Hardcover

By: P.H. Sawyer

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Methuen Inc: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 577

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust jacket Clean no writing inside 180 pp. B/W Plates. Unique Viking book as it studies the origins and evolution of the Viking peoples. Also the interaction of the Muslim world with the Vikings. Great deep book. Like new and collectible. Since 1977 we wap our books with brown paper to protect.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Heroic Age Numerous Internet Essays in 2005 Clean Study Copy

By: P.J.C. Field, Martin Grimmer, Kurt Hunter-Mann, Kent G.Hare, Deanna Forsman

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U. S. A., The Heroic Age: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 014926

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: The Heroic Age, 2005. Book. Fine. Hardcover type Binder. First Thus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. A Huge Anthology of Early Medieval essays from the brilliant "The Heroic Age" on the Age of the Historical Arthur,Gildas, Beowulf,Ambrosius, The Gododdin, all the usual suspects. About 250-300 pp and perhaps a dozen essays are bound in hard black spiral bound loose leaf. Excellent condition. Someone went to a lot of ink to download these Early Medieval Arthurian essays a downloaded internet and bind in a folder. One copy..[removed][removed] First Edition. View more info

The Star And The Sword Hardcover (Jewish Tale Of Robin Hood)

By: Pamela Melnikoff

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013891

Condition: Near Very Good


Near Very Good Hardcover and Very good Dust Jacket New York: Crown Publishers, 1968. Ex-Library. Illus. by Hans Schwarz. . First American Edition.Wonderful Young Adult Novel Set in Medieval Yorkshire amidst the Jewish community. Oh yeah Robin Hood is a friend to the Jews and he unlike king John is no anti-Semite. B/W drawings much like Victor Ambrose. Beautiful color cover nice b/w drawings too. This is a Ex- library book but the jacket has NO markings of numbers of any kind and is very good condition. The book does has a pocket and some numbers , not too bad and the dust jacket is very good ... View more info