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The Welsh and the Medieval World: Travel, Migration and Exile (Hardback)

By: Skinner, Patricia (Editor)

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90097

ISBN: 1786831880

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Decorative Hardcover 338 pp Clean pages NOT a library copy No Jacket was ever issued by publisher. Nine essays from different scholars from Welsh Crusaders to Fifth Century migration away from the Saxons. Maritime medieval Wales. Much in here. Like new. We wrap first in brown paper and respect the book since 1977 First Edition. 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 jacket present. First Edition. 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 and Arthur counter attack. Good sharp introduction with great drawings and artifacts at a great price. 192 pp Great clean sh... 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. First Edition. 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 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 Edition. 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. NOT a library copy. English language Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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

The Wallace A Triumph In Five Acts

By: Sydney Goodsir Smith

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Oliver and Boyd: 1969

Edition: First Scottish Editon

Seller ID: 012820

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First Scottish Edition Hardcover Very Good Jacket. Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1969. 8vo. NOT a library book. Great play about the hero William Wallace Brave Heart.Here printed and published by the Scottish publisher 'Oliver and Boyd' Drawing of William Wallace on cover. Dust jacket chip on the back overall very good Exciting too.Handsome enjoying copy. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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 English prose translation of facing page. Notes, introduction, bibliography. text. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Celtic Mytho... 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 your cover. 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 out, book and jacket. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight packs our books with care for the covers. Dust jacket present. First ... 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: $29.00

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

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 874716919

ISBN: 0859910687

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket First Thus with Revised Bibliography. The Second Edition The jJcket 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 Geese In Flight wrapping in brown paper before packing since 1977 First Edition. 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 with slight sun fading patch on blue hardcovers. Celtic design dust jacket has a little chipping at its edges and a some soili... View more info

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Studies In Medieval Literature And Languages In Memory Of Frederick Whitehead Hardcover Merlin's Sardonic Laughter Lewis Thorpe

By: W. Rothwell, W.R.J.Barron, David Blamires, Lewis Thorpe, Editors

Price: $65.00

Publisher: England, Manchester University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006959

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover and Fine Protected Dust Jacket. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Among the clean 398 pp.are twenty four Arthurian Essays. One of these is this 18 pp essay by Lewis Thorpe on Merlin's madness "Merlin's Sardonic Laughter" along with many other great essays on Arthurian literature and the Grail cycle. Some of the scholars honoring Frederick Whitehead with great essays are include Fanni Bogdanow Elspeth Kennedy Eugene Vinaver David Blamires W.R.J.Barron' Fine Collectible Condition inside and out.Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Books Since 1977 we pack with care and NO... 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 these classic French Arthurian romances are translated into very readable prose. First Grail romance too.. Here the English ed... 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 Valentius in the context of Arthurian legend, and Alchemy. Portugal and Henry VII more. Dust jacket not price clipped. Uncommon in... 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

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The Sword and the Cross

By: Warwick Deeping

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90062

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First English Edition Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket 217 pp.Clean Pages Clean end papers NOT an Institution copy. Rubs on jacket NOT Clipped Bright in Mylar Post Roman Britain after the Romans and before Arthur Glewdig. Arthurian books are our passion since 1977 Five star customer service Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Knight Templar Fleet Watercolor Painting Framed Painting

By: Watercolor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Unknown, 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 592

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Knights Templar Fleet Painting with Lateen Sails with Red Maltese Cross and One with Red Pendragon Painted Sails. Very Good+ shape. Unknown artist and age. See photos Mounted in a gold wood frame. Perhaps painted in the Sixties. Where this treasure fleet is sailing is unknown as well. First Edition. View more info

The Arts & Crafts Movement In Europe & America

By: Wendy Kaplan Edited

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Thames and Hudson: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016915

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Thames and Hudson, 2004. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Very Good Clean NOT a library copy last ten pages a bit crinkled at the bottom. No writing, Excellent collection of Arts and Crafts era furniture, architecture, pottery, candle holders you name it to make any collector weak in the knees. Also great history as well. Morris chairs, Mission style California chairs, buildings. Amazing! . First Edition. View more info

The Life Of Saint Columba (Columb-Kille A.D.521-597) By Saint Adamnan Hardcover Decorative Gilt Celtic Design On Spine.

By: Wentworth Huyshe

Price: $39.00

Publisher: England, George Routledge & Sons,: 1922

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 775

Condition: Very Good


England: George Routledge & Sons,, 1922. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Third Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Beautiful Little Hardcover Decorative Gilt Celtic Design On Spine.Very Good Clean Pages. Third Printing. Handsome Fold Out Map. Very important early primary source on the Picts, the pre-Roman Celtic Church, Columba's Iona and Dark Age Scotland and of course Loch Ness's monster appears! Handsome little edition with Celtic designs on hardcover's spine. A few small rubs marks on boards else very good. No underlines NO writing in text. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies ... View more info

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On The Calendar Of Oengus Leabar Brecc Original 1875 Folio Hardcover

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Dublin, Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy: 1875

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012237

Condition: Very Good+


Dublin: Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, 1875. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Rare Very Good+ First Hardcover Original Folio 1875 volume An impressive 354pp. Folio semi-diplomatic edition of four MSS 6, 7, 9, and 10, with introductory essay (1--25), corrigenda (26--31), translation, glossarial index (pages ccix--cccxxix), geographical index to the notes (pages cccxxxi--cccxxxviii), Index of persons mentioned in the notes. Also Notes from The Leabar Brecc. It appears to be the original boards but the spine has been handsomely re backed wit... View more info

The Annals of Tigernach (Volumes 1 and 2) (Irish and Latin Edition)

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Llanerch Press: 1993

Seller ID: 66746

ISBN: 0947992987

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Two Volume Trade Paperback Set.Clean Pages. First Thus Important Collection Of Irish Monastic Annals Gaelic and English integrating the Twelve Tribes of Israel and the Gaels Tara and into Norse Dublin.Translated and Published in Revue Celtique by the great Whitley Stokes in 1895/1896 and here gathered in two separate handsome volumes by Llanerch Press in 1993. Fine clean condition 263 pp. 390 pp.NOT library copies.Very hard to find both volumes now and very important Irish Celtic insights besides the integrating mythic Hebrew and Celtic history.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Myt... View more info

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Arthurian Romance And Modern Poetry And Music

By: William A. Nitze

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago Illinois U.S.A, The University of Chicago Press: 1940

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6688

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean 101 pp. Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT an institution copy Price intact on dust jacket. Two small sun fade spots on hard cover else internally clean, and tight. Dust Jacket has some chips, but solid and bright in its Mylar jacket. Uncommon to find with dust jacket and Not a institution copy. Blind stamped with Medieval English scholar "Michael H. Means" initials. He wrote "The Consolation Genre in Medieval English Literature" Here Nitze writes on Glastonbury and the Grail he like Cross and Loomis the Celtic sources were of interest "... View more info