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Penninc & Pieter Vostaert Roman Van Walewein (Garland Library of Medieval Literature) Hardcover

By: David. Johnson

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Ny:, Routledge: May 1, 1992

Seller ID: 6644

ISBN: 0824073932

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean 575 pp. Green Hardcover. Gilt Spine and Cover Titles. Frontis. Like new. One of the most exciting Medieval Arthurian Romances. The Dutch Gawain is the hero and the ultimate Arthurian tough, loving knight. Hands down one of the best dragon fights ever. Great fantasy chasing a flying chess board to bring to Camelothere is a collectible hardcover important addition to an Arthurian and mythic library. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Celtic Books since 1977 wrapped with care First Edition. View more info

The Sword in Anglo-Saxon England: Its Archaeology and Literature

By: Davidson, Hilda Roderick Ellis

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Rochester, New York, U.s.a., Boydell and Brewer, corrected edition 1994: 1994

Seller ID: SKU1000008

ISBN: 0851153550

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Unclipped. NOT a library copy. NO Underlines. Small crease in rear inner flap of dust jacket else Fine. Clean pages. NO plates NOT Clipped writing! First Revised Boydell Press Edition. Nothing better written than this great scholars history of the pattern-welded sword process. The Runic inscription etched blade and the Anglo-Saxon and Viking sword. H.R.Davidson is as inspired as she is knowledgeable. Plus Ewart Oakeshott crisp drawings and b/w plates brighter than the later cheaper reprints Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Norse Books wraps first in ... View more info

Patterns of Power in Early Wales (Hardback)

By: Davies, Wendy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1990

Seller ID: 66868

ISBN: 0198201532

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Intacy Jacket NOT a library copy. Clean 102 pp. No writing at all Mysterious figure holding rods of power on tenth- century stone slab at Llandyfaelog on Jacket cover.From the Welsh resistance to Saxons under Urien and his son to the Welsh Viking wars by a fine scholar of Charters and source material. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ywain The Knight of the Lion

By: de Troyes Chretien; C. Carroll

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Long Grove, Illinois, U.s.a., Waveland Press: November 1992

Seller ID: 66854

ISBN: 0881337161

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback Clean 111 pages. NO writing in text NOT a library copy. No real flaws just slight malaise just for being read. Translated from Medieval French Verse into English prose makes this wonderful Arthurian Romance of the Goddess of the Well and Yvain or "Owain" Knight of the Lion come alive. Arthurian books wrapped in paper before packing since 1977 View more info

Scottish Gaelic Studies Vol.XI. PT. I December 1966 The Convention Of Druim Cett John Bannerman

By: Derrick S.Thomson Edited John Bannerman, John MacInnes, Norman MacDonald, Ian Grimble

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Aberdeen, Scotland, University Of Aberdeen: 1966

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 6601

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean First 1966 Scottish Edition Tight NO Writing NOT a library copy 145 pp. Tight, Clean NOT a Library copy. A little silver Celtic 'Finedruin' on rear cover. A few small pieces of silver foil like material on rear cover. Very nice clean text..Eight Scottish Gaelic and Celtic Study essays."The Convention Of Druim Cett" John Bannerman the Dalriada scholar examines the convention that almost ended the Bardic order even before the Saxon's did. Also "Some rare Hebridean Gaelic Words and Phrases" Norman MacDonald "Gaelic Songs of Mary Macleod" John MacInnes, "... View more info

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Gaelic Pioneers Of Christianity The Work and Influence of Irish Monks and Saints in Continental Europe (VI-XIIth Cent.)

By: Dom Louis Gougaud

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Dublin, M.H. Gill And Son: 1923

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 66740

Condition: Very Good+


First English Language Hardcover Edition Original Handsome Very Good+ Near Fine Purple Cloth Gilt Tiles on Spine Clean 166 pp. Free of Writing NO underlines Tight binding Handsome Medieval bookplate with the Seal of Manchester Public Library Very small faded library circle on spine looks part of binding. Translated from French classic study of Celtic Saints work among the early Medieval Franks and Goths. The early Celtic Church was seriously influenced by Hebrew Syrian Christianity their love of Apocrypha and Hebrew Psalms and Lunar calendar similarities made this tribal faith of family appeal... View more info

Bethu Brigte (Irish Literature - Prose)

By: Donncha O'hAodha

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: 1978

Seller ID: 874716887

ISBN: 1855001020

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover First Irish Edition Clean 91 Pages NO Writing anywhere NOT a library copy. Except for a little cover soiling Near Fine. Irish and English translation with notes grammar and introduction.. Here is at once both an ancient Celtic Goddess and a beloved living Saint to all the Celtic speaking peoples and whose Holy Wells abound and heal. Three Geese in Flight passionate about customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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The Poetry Of The Gogynfeirdd From The Myvyrian Archaiology Of Wales With An Introduction To The Study Of The Old Welsh Poetry Original 1909 Edition

By: E. Anwyl

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Denbigh, Gee & Son: 1909

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 6529

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Original Binding Deep Green Hardcover Bright Gilt Spine Titles Clean Pages NO Underlines NO writing in Text. Handsome Welsh 1909 inscription on first free endpaper Clean 237 pp. Errata slip present. Attractive copy free of any markings of the later Welsh Bards Poetry of the Princes of Medieval Wales,Gruffut Vab Kynan, Owain Gwynedd, Llywelyn much more. Large anthology Welsh language bardic poetry. English Introduction to Bardic Grammar and Table of Contents Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies Unmatched Customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Monastery Of Tallaght Volume XXIX Section C No.5 Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy Original 1911 Edition

By: E. J. Gwynn And W.J. Purton

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dublin, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016876

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 1911. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Original 1911 Blue Paper Edition. Clean NOT a library Copy.Really good clean condition. Small 1/4 chip at bottom of spine. Not much better to have to listnen to a Irish Anchorite monk as he goes over rules and spirituality..[removed][removed] First Edition. View more info

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Essays And Poems Presented To Daniel Huws Signed and Inscribed by Daniel Huws

By: E.B. Fryde Edited

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Aberystwyth, The National Library of Wales: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 5225

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Collectible Signed and Inscribed Clean 423 pp.B/W Plates. Anthology of over a dozen Welsh Essays in English and Welsh dedicated to the Scholar Daniel Huws. The Taliesin scholar Marged Haycock includes her essay of the Mystical medieval poem."Taliesin's Lesser Song of the World" Plus Patrick Sims-Williams "Byrhtferth Ogam Signature" G. & T.M. Charles-Edwards "The Continuation of Brut y Tywysogion in Peniarth Ms. 20.Many more Celtic Studies packed well since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Writing Irish History: The Four Masters and Their World

By: Edel; Cunningham, Bernadette (editors) Bhreathnach

Price: $78.00

Publisher: Ireland, Wordwell: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5228

ISBN: 1905569149

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Large Hardcover Irish Medieval History and Color Facsimile Pages of The Annals of The Four Masters 142 pp. Full page Color pages, Plus eight essays by leading Irish scholars on the Four Masters themselves, Saints lives and the late Medieval writing of Irish history and music. The true collectible hardcover as this is far harder to find as there were fewer printed. Great present for the Irish history book collector Clean NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977 with customer service a priority. First Edition. View more info

Legends of the Pendragon (Pendragon Fiction, 6211)

By: Editor-James Lowder

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Green Knight Publishing: August 15, 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66784

ISBN: 1928999190

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition 319 pp. Twenty Original Arthurian Short Stories on Camelot's beginning.Three Geese In Flight Arthurian books our passion since 1977 wrapped in brown paper to protect covers First Edition. View more info

Stained Glass Quarterly Of The Stained Glass Association Of America Volume 88 Number 3 Fall 1993 "The Italian Stained Glass Studio" Helen Weis

By: Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Stained Glass Assoiation Of America: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016444

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: The Stained Glass Assoiation Of America , 1993. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Stained Glass Quarterly Of The Stained Glass Association Of America Volume 88 Number 3 Fall 1993 Color and B/w photos. Nine essays i.e "The Italian Stained Glass Studio" Helen Weis "Organic Geometry" by Welsh artist Debora Coombs written by Patrick Reyntiens more "The Resonance of Color" Amica Gomersall on color therapy. NOT a library copy. A little shelf wear only. Clean pages. Full color windows . First Edition. View more info

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Morte Arthure, Or The Death Of Arthur Edited

By: Edmund Brock Edited From Robert Thornton's MS.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, N Trubner A New Edition, 1871:

Seller ID: 874716856

Condition: Very Good


Original 1871 Very Good Bound in Full Red Leather Handsome Hardcover Red Marbled Endpapers The N.Truber 1871 New Edition with Glossary and improved side notes with summary of the late Medieval English text of Robert Thornton published for Early English Text Society NOT a library copy NO Ownership plates. NO Writing at all.in text, rubbing on the along sides a big rub on cover.(see our photos) But quite handsome. Binding tight. Spine black title patch and six raised bands. Here is Camelot washed to the sea."Hic jacet Arthurus, rex quondam rex que futurus" Arthurian books our passion sin... View more info

The Poetry Of The Gogynfeirdd from The Myvyrian Archaiology Of Wales: With An Introduction To The Study Of The Old Welsh Poetry Original Hardcover

By: Edward. Anwyl

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Denbigh, Gee & Son: 1909

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 6570

Condition: Very Good


SALE Very Good Hardcover 237 pp. Medieval Bardic Poetry Welsh Language Poetry of the Princes. Gilt Titles on spine. English Language Introduction to Welsh bardic grammar study. The Welsh poetry of the Princes in Cymraeg Welsh language English language introduction to Welsh Bardic poetry by the great Welsh scholar Edward Anwyl.Poetry itself Welsh language. Rebound in red library buckram. City of Liverpool Library.Tight binding pages mostly clean.A few notes written in text. Humphrey Roberts inscribed title page. Excellent study copy. First Edition. View more info

Old French: a Concise Handbook

By: Einhorn, E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: January 31, 1975

Seller ID: 5270

ISBN: 0521098386

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Great Condition NOT a Library copy.193 pp. Read Chretien de Troyes! Clean free of Writing. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your book First Edition. View more info

Old Stone Crosses of the Vale of Clwyd

By: Elias Owen

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Mold, Clwyd County Council Library & Information Service: 1995

Seller ID: 005737

ISBN: 1859910246

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback Limited Edition to only 400 copies Hand numbered "395" Wales: 12mo Limited Edition Clwyd County Council NOT a library book Special 1995 printing of original 1886 Edition.208pp.[xxxiii] Welsh Celtic Christian Crosses and artifacts, and folklore of Clwyd Wales and the border country. This antiquarian folklore study is filled with engravings and drawings of stone crosses, inscriptions, monuments. Elias Owen drawings of old Masons marks, Latin, Ogam that was used in games. Celtic knots on stones. Wonderful treasure NOT a library copy.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Stud... View more info

The Mystery Of King Arthur {First American Edition} (Hardcover)

By: Elizabeth Jenkins

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Coward McCann: 1975

Edition: First.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007980

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Mylar Protected Price Clipped Dust Jacket Clean Tight Condition. NOT a library book U.S.A.: Coward McCann, 1975.Stated First.U.S.Edition. 4to. Excellent Color illustrated 223 pp. introduction to the history of Arthurian literature and Camelot. Includes Arthurian art from the Medieval to the Pre-Raphaelite This is the Original Larger First Edition and NOT the cheaper made remainder reprint. Col & b/w nicely mylared too. Excellent all around introduction to the legends of Arthur, Guinevere Camelot, Merlin and the history. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian ... View more info

Early Christian Inscriptions of Munster A Corpus of the Inscribed Stones (Excluding Oghams) (Medieval Studies) Hardcover

By: Elizabeth Okasha; Katherine Forsyth

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Cork, Cork University Press: July 15, 2001

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 6561

ISBN: 1859181708

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover Fine UnClipped Dust Jacket 374 pp.B/W Illus. Clean Black Cloth and Color Inscribed Standing Stone on front cover. Numerous B/W drawings on Early Medieval Irish Gaelic and Latin Inscriptions of free standing crosses and standing stones in the Province of Munster. Great for research on early Celtic Irish Christian inscriptions in Munster. Academic and exciting and handsome. Great gift or present for one's Irish and Celtic library. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped first in brown paper to protect dust jacket First Edition. View more info

Marcellano Indagine Su Un Castello Medievale Umbro Indagine Su Un Castello Medievale Umbro

By: Emore Paoli

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Italy, Ediart: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016402

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Book. 118 pp. Many B/W Photos Maps Italy: Ediart, 1986. Illus. by Aldo Cicinelli. Like New Marcellano Indagine Su Un Castello Medievale Umbro B/W Photographs, maps, drawings. Traditional folklore. Amazing rich Medieval castle and church photos, history and folklore of Marcellano in Italy, Fine collectible condition. Italian text. NOT a library copy. Italian Medieval stone architecture First Edition. View more info

Bardsey Bound: Pilgrim Routes to Wales' Holy Island

By: Enid Roberts

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, Y Lolfa: 2012-06

Seller ID: 90053

ISBN: 1847710441

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Free of Writing 91 pp B/W Illus Translated from the Welsh into English. This Holy Island might deserve to be called 'Avalon' Ynys Enlli was a place of pilgrimage in the days of the Druids and is place of deep Christian relevance today. This little illustrated book is a work of devotion itself View more info

Archaisms In The Ogham Inscriptions Eoin MacNeill Proceedings Of The Royal Irish Academy Volume XXXIX Section C. No.3

By: Eoin MacNeill

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Ireland, Royal Irish Academy: 1980

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016769

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Original Grey. Wrappers. Ireland: Royal Irish Academy, 1980.2nd Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Near Fine 34-53 pp. Clean "Archaisms In The Ogham Inscriptions" By Eoin MacNeill NOT a library copy. Second Irish Edition Large Quarto Original Royal Irish Academy 16pp. Gray Stiff Original Academic Paper binding.. One page has a small tear else' Fine' really. Speaks of the survival of anti-Roman Druidism in the Sixth century as witnessed by these Oghams according to the famed Irish scholar Eoin Macneill Includes Text. Oghams and translations.Wrapping Celtic studies with... View more info

Celtic Ireland

By: Eoin MacNeill

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Dublin, Martin Lester: 1921

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 11006

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original First Irish Edition Hardcover 182 Pages clean. Tight binding Fade discoloration on edge of front cover and leading edge of paper else great Except for gift inscription on first free endpaper. Spine brisk with bright Gilt Titling. Fold out Maps,MacNeil brought a clear unbiased eye to ancient Ireland yet was a Patriot and a Scholar. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology since 1977 from the Land to the West First Edition. View more info

Templars' Secret Island

By: Erling Haagensen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, WEIDENFELD & NICOL I: March 14, 2002

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90107

ISBN: 076073206X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Handsome Trade Paperback Barnes and Noble Publisher Clean 194 pp Illus. NOT a library copy The Knight Templars and their round church on a danish island and the mathematical alignments it computates. Like all Renne Chateau books it mistakes the Merovingians as connected with the Davidic line for the Carolingians of Charlemagne who indeed did have a favorable true connection. Like new Packed with care First Edition. View more info

Morte Arthur Two Early English Romances With An Introduction By Lucy Allen Paton First Everyman Hardcover Edition With Dust Jacket

By: Ernest Rhys Edited Lucy Allen Paton Introduction

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Dent: 1912

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 597

Condition: 12 mo


First Dent 1912 Everyman Hardcover With rare Original Dust Jacket, Very Good Clean hardcover. No writing in text No plates. No numbers. NOT a library copy. Blind spine Pencil inscription on inside end paper else clean, tight binding. Good Dust Jacket. .1/4 chip at the head of jacket and 1/8 at bottom and a few little ones reinforced with clear tape. Jacket cover clear and complete and rear No chips either just a red streak. Pictures to follow. Very good clean Everyman First Edition Alliterative and Stanziatic English Death of Arthur with the very rare Good still nice dust jacket. This has Luc... View more info

Early Medieval Art

By: Ernst Kitzinger

Price: $49.00

Publisher: England, British Museums: 1960

Edition: Third English Edition

Seller ID: 015642

Condition: Very Good


England: British Museums, 1960. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Third English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Gray Academic Trade Paperback. Excellent British Museum study of Romanesque early Medieval art of France Spain and Saxon and Celtic educated England. 113pp. of text and 48 full pages of Plates Light shelf wear crease on cover else clean interior NOT a library book and an excellent study of the art of the "Dark Ages". View more info

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The Black Book of Carmarthen Limited Numbered Edition 600 Copies No."395" Deckled Edge Paper

By: EVANS, J. Gwenogvryn (reproduced and edited by).

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Pwllheli, Issued to Subscribers only: 1906

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 90074

Condition: Very Good


First Edition Handsome Large Quarto Blue Hardcover Frontis Photo of Author .Gilt Spine Titles and Society Design Welsh Dragon Limited Numbered Edition 600 Copies No."395" Deckled Edge Paper 167 pages Very Good shape. Tight binding. NOT a library copy Handling age soiling.Some foxing on first few pages Clean pages free of writing "O.T.W" on front end paper and under authors name (?) English introduction Welsh facsimile text with original manuscript text and Celtic design. Among the most mystical of Welsh Bardic Arthurian poetry lies within. First Edition. View more info

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The White Book Mabinogion: Welsh Tales & Romances Reproduced from the Peniarth Manuscripts

By: Evans, J. Gwenogvryn.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Wales, Issued to Subscribers: 1907

Seller ID: 90087

Condition: Very Good


Published for Subscribers "No 411" of 500 Copy Edition Book is Very Good but it has a great deal of early annotations with some underlines as well by a dedicated linguist so it is Good+ We have the crucial Welsh Arthurian delight Culhwch and Olwen which Presents Arthur as a king displaying the generous noble character of the Welsh people. Arthur tells Cai way ahead of the "Civilized Arthur to paraphrase" "We are only noble when we are called to act noble".Also the other Mabinogi Arthurian stories. Also "Rhiannon, Branwen in their primary form. !/4 leather.Tight bind... View more info

Continental and Mediterranean Imports to Atlantic Britain and Ireland, AD 400-800

By: Ewan Campbell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Council for British Archaeology: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 655

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Clean 163 pp. Pages Color and B/W Photos. Drawings. If you wish to see Queen Guinevere's tableware this would be a start. Here are the imported glass and colorful ceramic dishes and drinking vessels imported into Cadbury, Tintagel, and Dinas Bran Academic and comprehensive covering from post Roman to the beginning of the Norse raids. If you are interested in the historical Arthur this is a important book on the Fifth century luxury goods someone sure liked. Handsome large book Fine condition. NOT a library copy. We for 37 wrap first in brown paper First Edition. View more info

Some Ancient Defensive Earthworks Near Aberystwyth, The Anglo-Saxon Riddles Aberystwyth Studies Vol.1 and Vol.2 1912-14 Hardcover

By: F.S.Wright, George A.Wood, F.M.Jones, Edited Members Of The University College Of Wales

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Wales, University College Of Wales: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016914

Condition: Very Good+


Wales: University College Of Wales, 1914. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original 1914 Brown Hardcover The Anglo-Saxon Riddles 105.pp Academic Essay here in two parts by George A.Wood both included. Aspects and Anglo-Saxon Riddles never seen. Includes some riddles in Old English that have never been answered. Included here Comparisons with Latin Riddles given as well Brown Cloth Gilt titles on spine, Ex-library From University College of Wales. Tight No writing in text No underlines. Also essay with diagrams on "Welsh Defensive Works." An... View more info