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Brut Y Brenhinedd Cotton Cleopatra Version

By: Parry, John Jay (Editor and Trans.)

Price: $140.00

Publisher: U.S.A, The Mediaeval Academy of America: 1937

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6548

Condition: Very Good-


Original 1937 First Edition Large Green Quarto Hardcover 243 pp. + 6 Facsimile plates. Clean Endpapers and clean pages of text. Rough darkened over spine numbers.. NO pocket NO Numbers only library marking on bottom leading edge of paper.. Else binding tight. Pages free of writing. Welsh one side English facing. English intro by this great Welsh American Medievalist John Jay Parry. Here is Arthur, Merlin and Uther. Geoffrey of Monmouth translated from Latin into Welsh and here into English. Here is a tight working copy. We also offer a collectible condition copy also listed. First Edition. View more info

Sacred Time in Early Christian Ireland Hardcover First Edition

By: Patricia M. Rumsey

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, T. & T. Clark Publishers: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017054

ISBN: 0567032051

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Book. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean 258 pp. Hardcover First Edition Decorative Cloth. NOT a library copy. No dust jacket was ever issued by the publisher Excellent Penetrating insight into the two competing philosophies of the Celtic Church, one "Celtic" the other "Roman". Brilliant book with many translations from Latin and Irish and for book lovers a feast of a bibliography of the early Celtic Church.Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect cover . First Edition. View more info

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Celtic Knot Ceramic Print Block 8" x 15" Hand Illuminated

By: Patrick Gallagher Celtic Artist and Sculpture

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New Jersey, Patrick Gallagher: 1987

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66902


Celtic Knot Ceramic Print Block 8" x 15" One Inch Deep Hand Cast by Famed Irish American Artist Patrick Gallagher in 1987 Hand Illuminated in 1999.by Ryan Taliesin Wenger. Excellent Condition. One of a kind. Can be hung embedded bracket in rear or perhaps inked for print making! Heavy. View more info

Albion A Novel of Arthurian Britain

By: Patrick McCormack

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Constable and Robinson: September 25, 1997

Seller ID: 013633

ISBN: 1854874128

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Clean Paperback England: Robinson, 2000. Second English Edition Well written Welsh historical oriented Arthurian novel set in the historical post Roman early Sixth century. Well written, not sappy.Clean 466 pp.Tight Trade Paperback Clean pages .NOT a library copy three Geese In Flight Arthurian books are passion since 1977 with five star customer service View more info

Tintagel and the Arthurian Mythos

By: Paul Broadhurst

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Easingwold, United Kingdom, Pendragon Partnership: 1999

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 90067

ISBN: 0951518399

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Signed Hand Numbered "520"Limited Edition. Near Fine Clean NOT a library copy Trade Paperback. Color Plates 203 pp.This makes any journey to Tintagel deeper. Illus Five star customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Lay of Sir Tristram

By: Paul Griffiths

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: June 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716901

ISBN: 0701135700

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket First Edition 131 pp. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. Cutting edge Arthurian fiction that is a fresh take on Tristan and Iseult but remains a classic novel of same. Collectible condition Wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Angels

By: Peter Lamborn. Wilson

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: October 1983

Seller ID: 016699

ISBN: 039451355X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Cut NOT a library copy.New York: Pantheon Books, 1980.Stated FIRST EDITION 4to There is not another more beautifully illustrated expression of the sacred in Angel lore than this book. Peter Lamborn Wilson knew Iran when Zoroastrian Angels filled the Holy Books. Kabbalah and Sufi Nothing better Large red hardcover. Exquisite dust jacket. Clean 199 pages NOT a library copy. NO writing in text or endpapers Beautiful great gift for Christmas morning Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Camelot's Frontier Arthurian Legend in the Border Lands of Scotland and England Signed and Inscribed by Author

By: Peter McKenzie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: England, Longhurst Press: 1999

Edition: First English Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 6521

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Condition 80 pp. Color Photos. Stunning Color photos In this Journey to Cornwall, Scotland and Welsh border lands following the trail of King Arthur and Camelot. Fine collectible condition. Here signed and inscribed by the author. Uncommon small press and handsome. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Celtic Myth since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Legend of Pope Joan: In Search of the Truth

By: Peter Stanford

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt And Co: 1999

Seller ID: 012499

ISBN: 0805039104

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Not price clipped NOT a library copy First American Edition. 8vo.The legend of the medieval woman Pope. Very interesting in how comprehensive and convincing and sheds light on Pre-Christian Roman culture and it's influence in the Catholic church and it's attire. Excellent collectible condition inside and out. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Medieval Welsh Society Selected Essays "Bardsey, a Study in Monastic Origins" Original Hardcover

By: Pierce, T. Jones & Smith, J, Beverley (ed.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Wales, University Of Wales Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6643

Condition: Good+


Original Dark Green Good+ Hardcover Near Very Good dust Jacket NO Chips. Book a library copy but no pocket No writing in book. No Underlines. Missing f(perhaps) first blank preliminary. No underlines. Amazing collection of essays 452 pp.But "Bardsey, a Study in Monastic Origins" is worth the book alone. Also "The Age of the Princes" How about this title? "The Laws of Wales, the Kindred and the Bloodfeud" Fourteen more. Tight, no writing, no chips on jacket. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper to protect jacket. Dust jacket prese... View more info

The Horse of Pride: Life in a Breton Village

By: Pierre-Jakez Helias

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale Univ Pr: 1978

Seller ID: 006960

ISBN: 0300020368

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Hardcover with Very Good Mylar protected price clipped Dust Jacket. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. Yale University Press, 1978. Illus. by B/W Photos. 351 pp. The Celtic land of Brittany or Armorica is one of the oldest places on earth.Some of It's megaliths might predate the Pyramids, and it's relation to King Arthur and Merlin remains in the forest of Brocelande.Here people live between the Carnac megaliths, this is life in Brittany from the inside.Great book and clean copy bright in it's mylar protected jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Crosses And Culture Of Ireland

By: Porter, Arthur Kingsley

Price: $165.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Yale University Press: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716932

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First Edition Clean 143 pp. 275 B/W Photographs. NO Writing NO Signatures Brilliant Study of the Celtic Christian Iconography of the High Crosses. Bold in his defence of Irish Celtic culture and it's pre-Christian influence in it's art and critical of the demise of vibrancy and Spiritual dynamism when the Roman Church ousted the Native culture from its primacy.The Syrian and Hebrew influence on the early Irish church art is explored as well. Outstanding sharp photos in this First Edition. A slight hint of shelf wear an foxing.. Tight free of any writing. Pages clean too Deep outstand... View more info

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Ulster Journal Of Archaeology Third Series Volume 22 1959 A Newly Discovered Statue At The Church On White Island, County Fermanagh

By: Professor E.E. Evans

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ulster Archaeological Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66821

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean 138 pp.Ten B/W Plate Pages. Original Ulster Journal Of Archaeology Third Series Volume 22 1959 NOT a library copy. Fine photos of White Island Saints and Warriors Figures (See our photo) Includes Donegal Coin-Hoard, Socketed Axes of Breton Type,Clea Lakes Crannog, Castle Archdale Fermanagh. Much more many photos. Excellent clean tight condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies wrapped in brown paper first to protect cover since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Danes In England The Raleigh Lecture On History. British Academy

By: Professor F.M. Stenton

Price: $29.00

Publisher: England, Published by Oxford University Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66736

Condition: Good+


Original 1927 Edition 46 pp Clean Pages Tight binding Chips on edges of the grey card stock binding NOT a library copy NO writing. Serious study of charters and Danelaw England. Saxon, Norse and Norman Three Geese in Flight Old school bookstore since 1977 NO stickers on books! wrapped with respect First Edition. View more info

Mezuzah - A Comprehensive Guide: Sefer Zichron Shoshana

By: Rabbi Yair Hoffman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: 2014

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6689

ISBN: 1496037405

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition Trade Paperback 245 pp. First English Language Edition NOT an institution copy. No stickers, or writing. This is the text on the use and spiritual necessities in the lettering techniques and meaning. A primary document written by a rabbi for the placement and Kosher application. 245 pages worth. Written and dedicated to a young jewish woman and teacher who was killed by a bomb in Jerusalem eating pizza. The book has the heart and gift of love and the letter of the holy writ. In depth look at the calligraphy as well.Great for a library of primary spiritual texts... View more info

Journal Of The International Arthurian Society 2017 Volume 5 Issue 1

By: Raluca Radulescu Editor-In-Chief Juan Miguel Zarandona, Lino Leonardi, Yuro Fuwa, Juliette Wood, Anastasija Ropa

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The International Arthurian Society: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6694

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Pristine 171 pp. No Finer Prouder, Older Academic Institution for lovers of all thing Arthurian than the The International Arthurian Society. Here is this Issue 1 Volume 5 are essays from the always great Juliette Wood "Jessie Weston and the Ancient Mystery of Arthurian Romance" to Anastasija Ropa "Between the Carnal and the Spiritual : The Parsifal of T.W. Rolleston" with color illus Willy Pogany. Another on "Contemporary Iberian Arthurian Literature" Four more fascinating essays,color and b/w illus. Like new Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and C... View more info

Vikingernes Hverdag Everyday Viking-life

By: Ramskou, Thorkild; Bojesen, Bo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rhodos:

Seller ID: SKU1000098

Condition: Good


Original First Edition 1956 Hardcover Amazing Book Danish Norse One Side English Translation Actual Scandinavian take on Viking folk life. B/W drawings with Norse humor. Shelf wear on spine but clean. NOT a library copy/Many b/w amusing and insightful drawings of Norse life Terrific book from a Norse perspective. Published in Scandinavia . Good.Copenhagen Denmark: Rhodos,, 1967. Book. Good-. Decorative Boards. spine shaken but book tight 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Decorative Hardcover Clean NOT a library copy. None Dust Jacket ever issued. First Danish Edition English hal... View more info

History Of Ireland Civil and Ecclesiastical From the Earliest Times Till The Death of Henry II Original 1863 Hardcover

By: Rev. D. Falloon Edited Rev. John Irwin

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Montreal, John Lovell: 1863

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 006775

Condition: Good


Original Good Antique 399 pp. History of Ireland Hardcover.Montreal: John Lovell, 1863. Book. First Canadian Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1863 Hardcover Good. Pages Clean Free of Underlines First 1863 Canadian Edition. fades to covers and spine frays with a little bit of loss to top edge of spine. Binding solid. Book Plate of The Montreal Fraser Institute. NO Spine Numbers. NO underlines.No Pocket NO writing in text History of ancient and medieval Ireland published and printed in Montreal Canada,. A super early Irish Canadian 1863 bargain. First Edition. View more info

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Medieval Ties Between Italy and Ireland Hardcover

By: Rev.Martin Harney

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.S.A, St.Paul Editions: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010472

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: St.Paul Editions, 1963. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Mylared dust jacket. Concise study of the Irish Saints in Northern Italy in the early Middle Ages. b/w illus. Great collectible condition inside and out.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Text Of The Bruts From The Red Book Of Hergest Volume 2

By: Rhys. John and Evans. J Gwenogvryn ( Editors )

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Oxford, J.G. Evans: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6534

Condition: Very Good+


Large Dark Green Very Good+ 444 pp. Five Handsome Plates First Limited Numbered Edition of 500 Copes This being hand numbered "257" With Deckled Edged Paper frontis with tissue,Facsimile page with title page in bright red and black inks,Welsh diplomatic text English introduction.Here we have the Welsh variant of the Arthurian Geoffrey of Monmouth, the Brut Brenhinedd and the progression into Brut "Tywysogion" and "Brut Saxonum".the struggle of the last native Prince of Wales Really excellent handsome copy. Spine bright covers tight binding without gutter cracks, free o... View more info

Arthurian Literature I An Edition of the Vera Historia de Morte Arthuri

By: Richard Barber Edited Constance Bullock-Davies, Michael Lapidhe, Derek Brewer, Karl Heinz Goller

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Great Britain, D. S. Brewer,: 1981

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 6669

Condition: Fine


Fine True 1981 First Edition Hardcover Clean 173 pp. NO Markings NOT a library copy Not the later glossy edition. No jacket included. Among the five fine Arthurian essays is one on the Arthuriad of Charles Williams, 'From Logres to Carbonek' and two on the little known "Vera Historia de Morte Arthuri" One the actual text with translation. Besides the exciting account of Arthur's battle with Modred is the position of Avalon being in Gwynedd and an account of Welsh spear warfare and the use of shappened elm as spears capable of penetrating chainmail and how Morderd dipped in adder's bloo... View more info

Graal et littératures d'aujourd'hui

By: Robert Baudry

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Terre De Brume Editions: 1998-01

Seller ID: 007600

ISBN: 284362035X

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+. Clean Trade Paperback First French Edition. 4to Very Good+. First French Edition.408pp.Fascinating study of the "Grail" in modern French Fantasy and Arthurian literature. French text. Beautiful Pre-Raphaelite cover..NOT a library copy. Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Life in the Middle Ages

By: Robert Delort Robert Allen

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Greenwich House: 1988-12-12

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016098

ISBN: 051740771X

Condition: Very Good


Huge Collectible Very Good+ Hardcover And Very Good+ Dust Jacket Fully Intact Price NOT a library copy Clean 345 pp. Filled With Text and Color and B/W Illustrations. From the Dust Jacket Cover photo of a statue of a knight and his lady U.S.A.Greenwich House, First Edition 1973. Focus on Medieval Castle architecture ,Tables Clothing Churches and farm building at monasteries and castles, food and feasts, clothing and jewelry. Great condition NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight 40+ years selling the roots of Lord of The Rings! We wrap first in brown paper then bubble. Dust jacket present.... View more info

The Poems of Robert Henryson

By: Robert Henryson

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, USA: March 26, 1987

Seller ID: 874716913

ISBN: 0198123248

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Trade Paperback Clean 296 Pages NOT a library copy Wrapping with care since 1977 View more info

Merlin Hardcover First Edition

By: Robert Nye

Price: $39.00

Publisher: N.Y., Putnam: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 572

Condition: Fine


Fine First American Edition Fine Dust Jacket. Clean pages. Unclipped jacket 215 pp. Not a library copy. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect the jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Mediaeval Lore From Bartholomew Anglicus By Robert Steele With Preface By William Morris

By: Robert Steele Preface William Morris

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Alexander Moring The De La More Press: 1905

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 6587

Condition: Good+


SALE Original 1905 De La More Press With William Morris Preface Of this Medieval Knowledge Book Frontis Engraving of Divine Science Gray Chiswick Press like binding with tan spine and bands,. Cover handling soiling. Clean pages. One inch chip in spine surface and part of paper titling. Else Good+, tight and clean 195 pp.. Handsome The King's Classics handsome preliminary logo. NOT a library copy. End Papers clean as well. Another wonder touched by the hand of William Morris.Three Geese In Flight The Mythic Roots of J.R.R Tolkien since 1977 and wrapping in first in brown paper to protect cover.... View more info

The Road To Judgment From Custom To Court In Medieval Ireland And Wales Hardcover

By: Robin Chapman Stacey

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University of Pennsylvania Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015995

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Hardcover And Fine Dust Jacket In Collectible Condition. NOT price clipped NOT a library book. Clean free of marks. Serious academic study of Celtic legal obligations and contracts. The Bardic legal system in Ireland and Wales. The author here basically offers a course in Medieval Celtic Contract Law. Quite an achievement. Similarities to Germanic and it's Roman model and the distinct differences to Celtic systems. Use of Source material, massive notes and b... View more info

Medieval Wall Paintings in English and Welsh Churches

By: Roger Rosewell

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 2008

Seller ID: 66853

ISBN: 1843833689

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket 380 pp. Color Photos Clean Pages NOT a Library Copy Comprehensive Illustrated study to the little known and even lesser seen English and Welsh Medieval Church Wall Paintings. A whole world of Medieval art and religious philosophy and even angel lore and Folk lore are displayed and discussed Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Breton Lays in Middle English.

By: Rumble, Thomas C. (Edited)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Detroit Wayne State University: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716916

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket First American Edition 269 pp. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Price clipped and one very small chip on top of front cover and light handling else Very Good and the Hardcover is "Fine" Here are well known Breton Lays and ever lesser known ones but the Arthurian Fairy story "Sir Launfal" is here as are seven others is diplomatic Middle English editions with notes and even Facsimile pages. Nice copy. A treasure this almost as much as the Fairy woman Sir Launfal was sworn not to brag of! We wrap in brown paper before shipping to protect your ja... View more info

Celtic Art From Its Beginnings To The Book Of Kells Hardcover First Edition

By: Ruth And Vincent Megaw

Price: $69.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Thames And Hudson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5259

Condition: Near Fine


Handsome Collectible Condition First Edition 288 pp. 452 Illustrations 24 Color New Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Dust jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy No writing No plates No signatures Clan tight. Very little of "Celtic Art" are entwined knots. With the new understanding of "Celtic" as being so much more, and deeper than Indo European one must go back to where the Mythological touches the Archeological,Here we see many little seen pieces in bright color and concise b/w and informative history. Amazing cover o 1st. centuryf Bronze Enamel Dragon brooch. Since 1977 wrapping ... View more info