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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

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

Celtic Art : From Its Beginnings to the Book of Kells

By: Vincent Megaw Ruth Megaw

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New York, Thames And Hudson: 1989

Seller ID: 5259

ISBN: 0500050503

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy No writing No plates No signatures Clan tight Handsome Collectible Condition First Edition 288 pp. 452 Illustrations 24 Color Very little if any pre- Christian "Celtic Art" are entwined knots.bright color and concise b/w and informative history. Amazing cover Bronze Enamel Dragon brooch. Since 1977 wrapping our Celtic studies with the respect the book and you deserve First Edition. View more info

The Picts and Their Symbols

By: W. A. Cummins

Price: $55.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Sutton Pub Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 017002

ISBN: 0750922079

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT a library copy NOT price clipped B/W Illus Photos. Fascinating author who wisely sees long lines of history rather than in momentary sections. Like new in mylar protected dust jacket. We wrap first in brown paper to protect the integrity of the dust jacket since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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

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

Price: $69.00

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

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

Vision & Valor: An Illustrated History of the Talmud

By: Wein, Rabbi Berel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Maggid: 2010-09

Seller ID: 9000024

ISBN: 1592642861

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket First Edition NOT a library copy NOT price clipped 254 pp. Color Photos and study of the history of the Talmuds history in Babylon. A subject rarely looked at the background and the envirement in which in grew and scenes of its birth.Beautiful and exquisite. We wrap with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. 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: $375.00

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

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012237

Condition: Very Good+


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.Dublin: Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, 1875. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio Also Notes from The Leabar Brecc. It appears to be the original boards but the spine has been handsomely re backed with the same material and the ori... 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

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Guy Of Warwick

By: William B.Todd Edited

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Univ of Texas: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006489

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylared Dust Jacket.NOT A Library copy. First.Edition. Price Intact. U. S. A.: Univ of Texas, 1968. First American Edition. A more beautiful Illustrated edition and translation of this great Medieval classic would be hard to come by. Besides the Text The editor examines Guy of Warwick in relation to' King Arthur' Wrapping in brown paper to protecy jacket before packing since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Light from the West: The Irish mission and the emergence of modern Europe

By: William H Marnell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Seabury Press: 1978

Seller ID: 559

ISBN: 0816403899

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket NO Chips. Ireland was spiritually the 'Egypt' of the west. Both in ancient times and again in Christian times. This book opens a window on history that has been closed. This shows the enlightenment teaching of the Celts to all europe. Great shape book and jacket NOT a library book. No writing in the book. Since Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped first in brown paper before shipping! Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Gododin And The Odes Of The Months, Translated From The Welsh Original 1820 Edition

By: William Probert

Price: $390.00

Publisher: London, E. Williams: 1820

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6541

Condition: Good+


Original .This is the First Published independent Edition in 1820 of the Gododin (Gododdin) of Aneurin (Aneirin}, One of the Five Chief Bards of Early Britain along with Taliesin. Earliest mention of Arthur. Beside the 113 pp. translation from the Welsh with commentary on Aneirin..Plus six pages of subscribers . Also in translation includes "The Odes of the Months" Original card stock boards and gray paper covering as original published so as to bind by choice. Some paper flaked off board and spine. Clean pages. NO underlines. NOT a library copy. Rare! Three Geese In Flight Celtic and... View more info

Buried London

By: William Thomson Hill

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix House: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 380

Condition: Fine


Fine Red Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT snipped and NOT a library copy Clean 192 pp. B/W illustrated text Photos of Celtic, Roman, Saxon and Viking artifacts found in London. Much on Mithras from the Roman army and even after. Maps Churches and mystery. London has seen long and deep and explored here in a brilliant exciting book. Rare with it's dust jacket, a few chips at head and base of spine and top far corner, but bright in its Mylar jacket Mithras slaying lion on the cover artifact. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps in brown paper before shipping to protect ... View more info

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Norwegian Folklore Simplified

By: Zinken Hopp

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norway, Forlag: 1972

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 90092

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Condition 107 pp. B/W Illus.Wonderful look at the Norse Folk Soul and Customs from Pre-historic to Viking to living. Concise furniture, music,Norwegian lake monsters nokken draug magic NOT a library book. Cool line drawings We wrap first in brown paper to protect cover since 1977 View more info