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Scotland in Dark Age Britain

By: Barbara E. Crawford Edited by

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Scotland, St.Andrews: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 549

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Clean First Edition Seven brilliant essays on early Medieval Britain, Ireland and Scotland in the Age of Arthur. 159 pp. b/w illus. Map "Protected Space in Britain ad Ireland in the Middle ages" Wendy Davies "The Early inscribed stones of south-west Britain" Elisabeth Okasha ""Iona Scotland and the Celi De" Thomas Clancy More Clean free of writing. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper.to protect your cover First Edition. View more info

Lazamon's Arthur: The Arthurian Section of Lazamon's Brut

By: Barron, W. R. J., Weinberg, S. C Layamon

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.s.a, Univ Of Texas Pr: 1989-11

Seller ID: 6693

ISBN: 0292746601

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket 282 pp. Clean NO writing NOT a institution copy. Not even a private copy. NO chips. Layamon's Brut his Medieval English version of Geoffrey is a tougher, Arthur. a more 'Beowulf' like Arthur. "Elves" are at his birth. This has the diplomatic original text on the left and the translation on the right. Textual notes, introduction. Since 1977 we wrap our Arthurian and Celtic books first in brown paper before packing to protect the jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Wisdom Of The Talmud: A Thousand Years Of Jewish Thought

By: Ben Zion Bokser

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Literary Licensing, Llc: 2011-07

Seller ID: 010142

ISBN: 1258076454

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Good+ Dust Jacket New York: Philosophical Library, First Edition 1951. NOT a library book Good+ Dust Jacket Some small chips to Dust Jacket. Shelf wear.Book clean free of writing No underlines. Concise study of the heart of Jewish compassion. Also the history of the Faith after the Roman destruction of the Holy Temple.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Arthur: Roman Britain's Last Champion Hardcover

By: Beram Saklatvala

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, David & Charles: 1971

Edition: Third English Edition

Seller ID: 014822

Condition: Very Good


England: David & Charles, 1971. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Third English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover with a mylar protected dust jacket Both book and dust jacket excellent collectible shape. b/w illus. The author goes out on a limb identify Arthurian figures. Mordred, Arthur.Names names! Good read on the historical early Medieval Britain of Arthur. Uncommon in hardcover. Far better than usually seen and with excellent protected dust jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

A History of the Alans in the West; From Their First Appearance in the Sources of Classical Antiquity Through the Early Middle Ages: From Their First ... Monographs in the Humanities, V. 7)

By: Bernard S., Bachrach

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Univ Of Minnesota Pr: 1973

Seller ID: 66734

ISBN: 0816606781

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Clean NO underlines NOT an institutional copy. 161 pp. B/W Illustrated academic study of the Indo European Steppe warriors related to the Scythian and Salmations there wars with the Huns, Visigoths and Romans and the Alan's under King Goar suppression of the Left wing progressive Bacaudae Bretons. The author looks at the Arthurian associations with the Alans in Brittany. Rare in Fine condition both hardcover and dust jacket bright in Mylar. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Early Medieval history since 1977 wrapped wit... View more info

Proceedings Of The Seventh Viking Congress Dublin 15-21 August 1973 Original Hardcover RAGNAR LODBROK IN THE IRISH ANNALS

By: Bo Almqvist and David Greene Edited R.W.McTurk Liam De Paor David Greene

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Dublin, Royal Irish Academy: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016968

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Original Green First Edition Hardcover.Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1976. 8vo Fine First Irish Edition Clean Hardcover Gilt Spine Titles.Twelve Viking and Celtic Essays Here is a discussion of the actual Irish and Norse historical texts about Ragnar Lodbrok and his son.Far more likable on T.V. than outside your house. Also essays on "The Viking Towns of Ireland" Liam De Paor "The Dotted Runes" many more Fine condition. NOT a library copy..NO writing. NO book plates. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Warriors of Arthur

By: Bob Stewart, R. J. Stewart John Matthews

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Pr: 1987

Seller ID: 005630

ISBN: 0713719001

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover.Very Good Price Clipped Dust Jacket NO Chips NOT a library copy. Color pictures of Arthur's warriors.A recreation of the Celtic battle chieftains of Camelot.The weapons, clothing and habits. Also retelling of Celtic Arthurian short stories, some of the Celtic artifacts uncovered are extremely enlightening 'The Princess of Vix' A bronze Celtic statue of a Princess from Gaul. Great overview with diverse colorful illustrations Solid clean copy. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian books since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before packing Dust jacket present. View more info

Notes on Arthurian Literature

By: Bruce Macfarlane

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Bernadino, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 303

ISBN: 1534610871

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition 151 pp discussion of Gildas and Nennius and discusses the latest opinions of Arthurian historicity Also a lot of Arthurian Medieval literature discussion such as Perceval's father and the Fisher King. Text, First Edition notes, bibliography Worthwhile addition to a comprehensive Arthurian library collection First Edition. View more info

Cyfieithiad Samuel Williams O 'De Excidio Brittaniae' Gildas The National Library Of Wales Volume XIII Number 3 Summer 1964 Cylchgrawn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru

By: Bryn F. Roberts, Tecwyn Ellis, Norman Tucker, Ralph Griffiths, J.Iorwerth Jones, F.I. McCarthy

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Wales, Council of the National Library of Wales: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 191

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Condition 210-312 pp..Anthology of Seven Complete essays on Welsh literature and history. I.e. Welsh 9 pp.language essay by Bryn F.Roberts on De Excidio Brittaniae and Gildas also 'Some newly discovered drawings by Robert Price of Foxley Four colored pictures of Welsh woman in folk clothing, Tecwyn Ellis "Bardd Y Brenin, Iolo Morganwg" much more, 102 pp in total Fine condition. Hard to find.NOT a library copy. Celtic studies wrapped well since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Brut Brenhinedd Llanstephan MS.Version

By: Brynley F. Roberts Selections Edited With An Introduction And Notes

Price: $39.00

Publisher: The Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies: 1971

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 90112

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Condition Hardcover 116 pp.English intro. and Notes Welsh Text Myeddin, Urien, Arthur himself and beyond. Long academic introduction dating and debate over Geoffrey First Edition. View more info

Early Irish Society: An Sean-Shaol in Érinn.

By: by Davis Greene (Contributor), M.A. O'Brien (Contributor), D.A. Binchy (Contributor), James Carney (Contributor), Myles Dillon (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ireland, Mercier Press: 1969

Seller ID: 11131

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Mercier Press Paperback Clean 91 pp. NOT a library copy. No writing in text. Irish Gaelic Poem "Mo Ling (A.D.697 with translation)inscribed on first title page.else clean ant tight. A "Who's Who" of Irish Celtic studies scholars and their essays on Celtic Culture and Irish language with Myles Dillon, David Greene, M.A. O' Brien, D.A. Binchy, James Carny. Great copy and the inscribed Irish monastic poem sets it off. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 View more info

The Shorter Cambridge Medieval History Two Volume. Hardcover Set Book 1 & 2

By: C.W. Previte-Orton

Price: $55.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006129

ISBN: 0521059933

Condition: Fine


Two Fine Clean Collectible Condition First English Edition.Hardcovers with Near Fine Mylar Protected Price clipped Dust Jackets England: Cambridge University Press , 1952. 8vo. Illustrated each volume is over 600 pages! NO Jacket chips. The section on English Knight Templars is fabulous useful 2 Vols. Complete two vol. medieval library. Great condition. Clean pages. NOT library copies.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Painting: Book Illumination in the British Isles 600-800

By: Carl Adam Johan Nordenfalk

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716840

ISBN: 0807608254

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First Edition Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket Intact Stated "First Edition" The Color Plates from the Book of Kells, and Book of Mulling, Gospels of Saint Chad and the others is far brighter and crisper than the later reprints. Fine Hardcoer 126 Clean tight pages Dust Jacket No chips, a few small tears, else great. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Caiphas As A Palm-Sunday Prophet Original Excerpted Essay Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge.

By: Carleton Brown

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Boston Ginn and company,: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5300

Condition: Very Good


Essay Caiphas As A Palm-Sunday Prophet Excerpted from Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge. 105-116 pp. Clean very good clean free of writing or underlines First Edition. View more info

From Camelot to Joyous Guard: the Old French La Mort Le Roi Artu

By: Carman, J. Neale--Translator; Edited By Norris J. Lacy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Ks, University Press of Kansas: 1974

Seller ID: 590

ISBN: 070060121X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover.The University Press of Kansas, 1974. First American Edition. 8vo No jacket was issued by Publisher. Collectible Condition. NOT a library book. Inside pages clean .Includes publisher's perspective ephemera. Excellent English translation of the 'Death Of Arthur' from the last book of the French Vulgate Cycle. Here is Lancelot, and Gawain, Guinevere and most of all Arthur in tragedy. Really passionate and reads with the depth of a modern novel but is the Vulgate original Great Norris Lacy introduction. Since 1977 Arthurian and Celtic books with a passion Dust jacket present... View more info

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The Pendragon

By: Catherine Christian

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Alfred A.Knopf: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66772

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Price intact 461 pp. Clean pages NO writing NOT a library copy. One of the best of the Arthurian historical oriented novels really well written. Map endpapers Outstanding Celtic Arthur's companions on Mylar protected dust jacket.Collectible condition. See our photos Three Geese in Flight Arthurian literature with passion since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Saints of Cornwall: 1500 Years of Christian Landscapes

By: Catherine Rachel John

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Tabb House: 2001-09-06

Seller ID: 6654

ISBN: 1873951272

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust jacket Price intact NO chips. 149 pp. B/W Illus, Published in Padstow Cornwall .NO writing in text NO signatures NO book plates at all. Excellent 149 pp. History of the Celtic Saints of Cornwall. Illustrated dictionary of Cornish Saints,and their relation to the land Saint Michael , Festivals Celtic Folklore associations written by a Cornish woman the book seems part of the rocks themselves Great photos of sites "the Chi/Rho And Celtic Crosses In Cornwall" Dust jacket present. View more info

The English Folk-Play

By: Chambers E.K.

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford Univ.Press: 1933

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 005280

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover. Oxford Univ.Press,1933.First English Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good Clean condition. . Classic study and text of Medieval mystery and folk plays."Ampleforth Play" The Sword Dance""The Morris Dance"'Jack of Lent" More Clean pages Original collectible First Edition. Spine a bit sun faded else pages clean, one old unobtrusive 1933 library patch on lower spine plus one small set of numbers of table of content else clean. No writing No pocket No book plates Clean and nice.. First Edition. View more info

The Middle High German poem of Willehalm

By: Charles E Passage

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick Ungar: 1977

Seller ID: 874716897

ISBN: 0804421838

Condition: Fine


Collectible Condition Fine Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust jacket Clean 404 Pages. NOT a library copy.Translated into readable prose which makes Wolfram's almost conversational style easier to read. Interesting theory that this 'Willehalm' or William of Orange was related to the Jewish Prince of 'Septimania'. handsome copy Dust jacket present. View more info

Strongholds Of The Realm Defences In Britain Hardcover

By: Charles Kightly Peter Cheze Brown

Price: $29.00

Publisher: England, Thames and Hudson: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015135

Condition: Fine


England: Thames and Hudson, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Dust Jacket in Fine Mylar jacket. Clean 208 pages. British First Edition Excellent look at Neolithic and Celtic Hill forts of Britain as well as Roman Saxon Forts and Medieval Castles. Color and b/w photos and serious text on early defense. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Speculum Volume XXXIX Number 2 April 1964 Prayers and Charms in Certain Mediaeval English Scrolls

By: Charles R.D. Miller Editor S.D.Goitein, Curt F. Buhler, Ewart Lewis

Price: $17.00

Publisher: U.S.A, the Medieval Academy of America: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007535

Condition: Good+


Good+ Clean Pages free of Writing. Shelf Wear Small Creases On Cover and rubs NOT a library copy.U.S.A: the Medieval Academy of America, 1964. Good+ Academic. Paperback. First Thus. 4to Original Academic Medieval Publication. Scholarly Periodical. Rare 6pp. Selecia poem and translation on child birth with Talmud commentary from Cairo Geniza by the great scholar of Cairo Geniza S.D.Goitein. 9pp.within complete Speculum Volume xxxix number 2 also 30pp.Middle English healing magic with text. "Prayers and Charms in Middle English Scrolls" Curt F.Buhler '9pp. "Some techniques In Medieva... View more info

Celtic Britain (Ancient Peoples and Places)

By: Charles Thomas

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1986

Seller ID: 793

ISBN: 0500021074

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Clean Hardcover with Good+ to Near Very Good Dust Jacket. NOT a library book Repaired tear in dust jacket. Thames & Hudson, 1986.200 pp.Illus. by Color and b/w Illustrations.Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo Excellent study of the early medieval Celtic Arthurian era Picts, Church, Ogham The formation of the Celtic states after the Roman withdrawal. Their survival in the Saxon threat and their artistic expression. One of the best classics Excellent Color and B/W Photos, illus. We wrap since 1977 first in brown paper to respect and protect the dust jacket. Dust jacket pre... View more info

The Biography of the Irish God of the Sea from the Voyage of Bran (700 A. D.) to Finnegan's Wake (1939): The Waves of Manannan (Studies in Irish Literature, 13)

By: Charles W. Macquarrie

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Lewiston, New York, U.s.a., Edwin Mellen Pr: 2004

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 9000019

ISBN: 0773463828

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover Clean 471 pp. NOT a library copy. Rare study of Manannan Mac Lir the Irish God of the sea and the King of the Fairy Otherworld. Here discussed in this brilliant study with little known folk tales and lesser known works other than and including the crucial Voyage of Bran. Plus The Cup of Cormac, The Isle of Man and Celtic mythology in the 20th Century fantasy fiction even including James Joyce. He includes and discusses every mention of Manannan but unknowingly overlooks his presence in much of Ella Young's work. He even theorizes about the Green Knight in Sir Gawain and the... View more info

Lancelot ou Le chevalier de la charrette

By: Chrétien de Troyes; Mireille Demaules

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Gallimard, Paris: September 5, 1996

Seller ID: 11044

ISBN: 2070400638

Condition: Good-


Good- Trade Paperback French text of Chretien de Troyes Lancelot Knight of the Cart 218 pp.The last half pages have some light wrinkling (No damp scent) and light pencilling. A reading or French language study copycopy for ones glove compartment.Cool stained glass cover. What better company in traffic than Guinevere or loyal Lancelot, (At least to the queen at any rate) Three Geese in Flight Arthurian and Celtic myth since 1977 (Yikes!) View more info

Perceval; or, The Story of the Grail

By: Chretien de Troyes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, Ga, University Of Georgia Press: 1985-10

Seller ID: 015370

ISBN: 0820308129

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: University of Georgia Press, 1983. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 4th Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Red Trade Paperback Excellent condition clean pages Text, intro, notes. This quest is before you. View more info

Lancelot, the Knight of the Cart (Records of Civilization, Sources and Studies ; No. 97)

By: Chretien de Troyes, Deborah Webster Roberts (Translator), W.T.H. Jackson (Introduction)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U.s.a., Columbia Univ Pr: 1984

Seller ID: 013534

ISBN: 0231058632

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback Clean 122 pp NOT a library copy. NO writing NO signatures of owners U. S. A.: Columbia University Press, 1984. 8vo. Trade Paperback Clean Condition.Wonderful translation of Chretien's poem about Lancelot and Guinevere into modern prose for ease of storytelling. Puts you into the story without verse's slowing filter yet still feels like you are hearing the tale in a castle.Text, Intro.notes. Arthurian books wrapped well with Five Star customer service since 1977 View more info

Yvain, the Knight of the Lion

By: Chretien de Troyes, Professor Burton Raffel (Translator), Joseph J. Duggan (Afterword)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1987-09-10

Seller ID: 90035

ISBN: 0300038372

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition First American Edition Hardcover No Dust Jacket was ever issued in First Edition. U.S.A.: Yale University Press, 1987. Clean free of markings.228 pp. NOT a Institution copy. Chretien de Troyes. Pristine collectible condition..Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight offering Arthurian books wrapped in brown paper before packing First Edition. View more info

Journey to Avalon: The Final Discovery of King Arthur

By: Chris (Introduction by), and Pykitt, David (Introduction by) Barber

Price: $23.00

Publisher: York Beach, Maine, U.s.a., Redwheel / Weiser: 2008-01

Seller ID: 015678

ISBN: 157863024X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Trade Paperback 354 pp.No writing in text and NOT a library book.Some light creasing on rear cover Illus. by B /w Illustrations. First American Edition. 8vo Clean pages, A little light shelf wear Very enjoyable Arthurian reading from a Welsh perspective which is surely the right language. NOT a library book.Three Geese in Flight Arthurian books since 1977 wrapped well.. First Edition. View more info

Arthurian Caerleon Plus Typed Signed Letter from David Pykett, Co-Author Chris Barber

By: Chris Barber

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Blorenge Bks: 1996

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 6525

ISBN: 1872730108

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean B/W Illustrated 44 pp. Study of Arthurian Caerleon Plus Arthurian Signed Ephemera, One of the Most Significant Site Mentioned in Arthurian Literature which has some pretty compelling landscape and artifact associations with Camelot. Here clean free of markings and includes a tipped in signed letter from Chris Barber's co author, David Pykett on "Journey to Avalon" Illustrated cover NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

The Structure Of Medieval Society

By: Christopher Brooke

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., McGraw Hill: 1971

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010628

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Hardcover and Near Dust Jacket U.S.A.: McGraw Hill, 1971. First American Edition. 8vo Concise handsomely Color illustrated guide to medieval Europe. and the society that held it together. Beautiful color dust jacket facsimile painting. Very nice shape. Price clipped Clean NOT a library copy. Medieval streets, castles etc stained glass and the workings. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info