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Black Smith's Telling - Daughter of Tintagel - Book Three

By: Sampson, Fay

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Headline Book Publishing PLC, London: 1990

Seller ID: 015927

ISBN: 0747202583

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Collectible Fine Dust Jacket Clean NOT price clipped and NOt a library book. England: Headline, 1990. 8vo First thus Another in this wonderful "historical' oriented Arthurian series about Morgan Le fay. All the series have wonderful Colorful Celtic design and painted covers.Well done. Collectible condition and hard to find as such.Since we 1977 we specialize in Arthurian and Celtic legend and wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. View more info

Jewish Prince in Moslem Spain: Selected Poems of Samuel Ibn Nagrela (Judaic Studies Series)

By: Samuel Ibn Nagrela, Leon J. Weinberger (Editor), Leon J. Weinberger (Translator)

Price: $119.00

Publisher: Alabama, University Alabama Press: 1973-12-30

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 90011

ISBN: 0817369007

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by AUTHOR PLUS A RARE SEPARATE NOTE TO RABBI ORENSTEIN THANKING HIM BY THE AUTHOR ON UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA LETTERHEAD Fine Blue hardcover clean NOT a library copy Very Good dust jacket Price Intact several small chips at top of jacket spine and closed tears and shelf handling wear else very good. Hebrew with facing English. Introduction Poetry. Samuel was a Hebrew Prince, a warrior, a Levite, A Vizier in a Muslim land and a poet, and "I am a David of my age..Until Shiloh come. Three Geese in Flight Books since 1977 D... View more info

Sealed in Parchment: Rereadings of Knighthood in the Illuminated Manuscripts of Chretien de Troyes

By: Sandra Hindman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, University Of Chicago Press: 1994-10

Seller ID: 954

ISBN: 0226341569

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback.: The University of Chicago Press, 1994. 225pp.. First Edition. 8vo. Clean First Edition Trade Paperback Free of Writing NOT a library copy. Great Arthurian study of knighthood hidden in the illuminated manuscripts of Chretien de Troyes. First Edition. View more info

Raven's Saga: An Arctic Odyssey

By: Schledermann, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Corvus Press, Calgary, Alberta, Canada: 2000

Seller ID: 012447

ISBN: 0968708803

Condition: Fine


. Fine.Trade Paperback. First Canadian Edition. 8vo.Clean 345 pages NOT a library book. Excellent historical novel of the Norse in the Arctic Greenland.The author is a Danish American scholar from the Arctic Institute and the book teaches as it mystifies. Pre-Columbian seafaring in the far north Atlantic among the Inuit 'Skraelings'. Beautiful painting of a Viking Longship and a Inuit Kayak Like new never read. collectible condition Small Canadian publishing house. Uncommon First Edition..Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our Viking and First Nation books in brown paper before packing Fir... View more info

Medieval Ashkenazic History: Windows Into Medieval Jewish Life in Germany Vol. III (English Essays, Vol. 3) Hardcover

By: Shlomo Eidelberg

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York, Jay Street Publishers;: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66751

Condition: Fine


Fine Decorative Hardcover Clean 148 pp. NOT a library book B/W Photo Slavonic Synagogue Medieval Jewish burial illus. Jewish Messianic Germany.Kabbalah Academic study rarely translated into English. Fine condition. Three Geese In Flight packing our Medieval studies with respect since 1977 First Edition. View more info

An A To Z of King Arthur and The Holy Grail

By: Simon Cox; Mark Oxbrow

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Mainstream Publishing: April 24, 2007

Seller ID: 90059

ISBN: 1845960750

Condition: Fine


Collectible Condition Fine Hardcover Fine Dust jacket NOT a Library Copy First Scottish Edition 238 pp. Color Plates. Good Merlin and Glastonbury Arthurian introduction to the key players and Grail locations. Great color plates Clean and free of writing Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Book Of Kells With 24 Colour Reproductions From The Original Pages Hardcover

By: Sir Edward Sullivan

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Studio Limited: 1952

Edition: Fifth edition

Seller ID: 560

Condition: 4to


Very Good Large Handsome 1952 Hardcover Published by Famous Studio Editions Twenty Four Full Page Color Plates plus 61 pp. of history and study of early Medieval Celtic art. Gilt spine titling. This large quarto hardcover is from the Albany New York Diocese Library and has their handsome book plate. No writing in book. Since 1977 Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books wraps our books first in brown paper to protect and respect the book View more info

Some Famous Welsh Leaders in War The Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion Session 1945 Hardcover

By: Sir Henry Ap Rhys Pryce, Henry Hughes, Geraint Bowen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wales, London: Issued By the Society, 1946: 1946

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 006045

Condition: Very Good


London: Issued By the Society, 1946. Book. Very Good+.Clean Hardcover. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Among the Twelve English and Welsh language essays in this complete The Transactions of the Honorable Society of Cymmrodorion Session Welsh studies anthology 21pp 'Awen Y Rhondda Gynt', 14pp 'Some famous Welsh leaders in war',discusses Arthurian Mt.Badon comparing to German invasion plans in 1940..'Sea raiders in the Waters between Anglesea and Ireland during the 17th and 18th centuries. Some light shelf wear and fades Much more.Very good shape..NOT a l... View more info

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Taliesin Y Cymmrodor VOL.XXVIII Sir John Morris-Jones Original 1918 Hardcover

By: Sir John Morris-Jones

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, Y Cymmrodor The Magazine Of The Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017050

Condition: Fine


London: Y Cymmrodor The Magazine Of The Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion, 1918. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover First Edition Original Blue Cloth Y Cymmrodor The Magazine Of The Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion.The primary study of the Chief Bard the Pen teulu Taliesin Shining Brow. Filled with Welsh text and English translation of the historical and mythical as well as the primary discussion on the mystical reincarnating bard and the Pen teulu who praised war band hero and kings. Rare in this fine condition NOT a library copy Tight bi... View more info

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The Tale Of The Death of King Arthur

By: Sir Thomas Malory Edited Eugene Vinaver

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford Univ Press,: 1955

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66879

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First English Edition Hardcover Good Only Dust Jacket price clipped with some jacket soliling 146 pp.Malory Caxton Edition NOT a library copy. However academic pencil marginalia notes throughout text.Otherwise tight working copy only. Malory unmodernized except for spelling. Arthurian studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The King's Household In The Arthurian Court From Geoffrey Of Monmouth To Malory Original 1937 Edition

By: Sister Imogene Baker

Price: $174.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Catholic Universiry of America: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017010

Condition: Very Good


Original Rare Clean 1937 First Edition The King's Household in the Arthurian Court from Geoffrey of Monmouth to Malory Published by The Catholic University 166 pp. A focus on the placement of the Round Table and the Household officers at the Feasting hall in Camelot. The Steward, the Butler, the Seneschal, etc Very rare study of Kay and Lucan the Butler etc in English and Norman Arthurian texts."Wace" "Layamon" "Sir Gawayne and the Green Knight" "Morte Arthure" etc This s a rare academic Arthurian treasure. Clean tight NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

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

Riding for Caesar. the Roman Emperor's Horse Guard

By: Speidel, Michael P. :

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1994

Seller ID: 013929

ISBN: 0713467509

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Both in Fine Condition.England: Batsford, 1994.First Edition. 8vo. Excellent study of the Roman Emperor's Horse Guard made up of Germanic tribesman. Tactics, history, clothing, weapons training warfare swords. Near fine book and dust jacket in bright mylar.Wrapping with care since 1977 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: $79.00

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

Adam Usk's Secret (The Middle Ages Series)

By: Steven Justice

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A, University Of Pennsylvania Press: 2015

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 11109

ISBN: 0812246934

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover fine Dust Jacket UnClipped UnMarked Fine hardcover and dust jacket Clean 211 pp. NOT an institutional or previous owned copy. NO signatures Fascinating study of the secret history going on beneath the surface in the writing of Welsh historian Adam of Usk's Polychronicon. Owen Glendower, the prophecy of Merlin Dust jacket present. 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

ISBN: 0521232333

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

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

Terry Jones' Barbarians

By: Terry Jones; Alan Ereira

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, B B C Books: March 27, 2007

Seller ID: 11085

ISBN: 0563493186

Condition: Fine


Collectible Condition Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy Passionate Bookseller since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

BIBLIOGRAPHICAL BULLETIN OF THE INTERNATIONAL ARTHURIAN SOCIETY. VOL. XLIV, 1992 MAGIC IN THE LATE ARTHURIAN FRENCH VERSE ROMANCE

By: THE INTERNATIONAL ARTHURIAN SOCIETY

Price: $24.00

Publisher: THE INTERNATIONAL ARTHURIAN SOCIETY: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11112

Condition: Very Good+


MAGIC IN THE LATE ARTHURIAN FRENCH VERSE ROMANCE. Very Good+ Blue Card Stock Covers of the BIBLIOGRAPHICAL BULLETIN OF THE INTERNATIONAL ARTHURIAN SOCIETY VOL. XLIV, 1992 275 pp. Clean free of writing NO underlines NOT a library copy within among all the Arthurian information is a wonderful essay essay by Peter Noble " MAGIC IN THE LATE ARTHURIAN FRENCH VERSE ROMANCE"Three Geese in Flight Arthurian Books since 1977 Five star customer service 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: $39.00

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

Chrétien de Troyes (Twayne's world authors series. TWAS94. France) (Hardcover)

By: Urban Tigner Holmes

Price: $27.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Twayne: 1970

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015163

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover.Near Very Good Dust Jacket First Edition First Printing. 12mo Pristine Hardcover with dust jacket NOT Price clipped. Except for cover soiling and shelf malaise on jacket it is in good solid condition. The red Hardcover clean.NOT a library copy One of the most thought provoking scholars on Arthurian literature and the Grail.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info