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White Nun's Telling (Daught Tintagel)

By: Fay. Sampson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Headline Book Publishing: February 22, 1990

Seller ID: 005904

ISBN: 0747202214

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Price intact.First thus London::Headline, 245 pp.1990. Beautiful Celtic Design Dust Jacket accent this hard to find hardcover edition in excellent clean condition of these well done historical Arthurian fiction series through a woman's eyes. Each told by a different character. Great condition book and jacket. Not price clipped. NO writing anywhere. Clean really great condition. We have the whole series in our Arthurian catalog listed on this site. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian Books since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

Wise Woman's Telling (Daughter of Tintagel, Book 1)

By: Fay. Sampson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Trafalgar Square: July 1992

Seller ID: 005223

ISBN: 0747232636

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket.NOT a library copy NOT Clipped London::Headline, 1990. 8vo . Great pastel Celtic illustration on these fine series of Arthurian historical novel's dust jacket. Here Morgan Le fay and Morgause told from the woman's perspective. Fine condition book and jacket. Beautiful Jacket art Very handsome condition. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian books since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

Audacht Morainn First Irish Edition Hardcover

By: Fergus Kelly

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Dublin, Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 604

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Green Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies 1976 First Edition Clean 83 pp. NO writing at all. NOT a library copy. This is most likely the Eighth century written Irish text of a far older oral work said to be spoken perhaps by the Druid at a Irish kings inauguration."It is through the Justice of the ruler that he secures peace, tranquility, joy, ease, and comfort" As recent research shows "Celtic culture," which is far older and encompasses more than it's eastern "Indo European" component, after Rome's fall, it spread with Christianity back e... View more info

A Silver Saga Viking Treasure from the Northwest

By: Fiona A. Philpott

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Liverpool, National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside: May 15, 1990

Seller ID: 66791

ISBN: 0906367417

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Pages Handsome Illustrated Study and Catalog of Norse Silver Jewelry. 87 pp. Color Photos B/W drawing. Coins clothing. History and catalog of Norse artifacts and jewelry. Amazing silver brooches. NOT a library copy. Many Photos. Added bonus lists of Viking museums and collections Since 1977 Wrapping and packing with care First Edition. View more info

The Immortal Bear of the North: Stone Memories of Arthur

By: Fiona Mulgrew

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Iudeu Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66848

ISBN: 0993585000

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition 250 pp. NOT a Library copy. Unusual Scottish Arthurian narrative novel based on found Pictish stones. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Books since 1977. We wrap in brown paper before shipping to protect the cover in transit First Edition. View more info

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Irish Art In The Early Christian Period by Francoise Henry Original Hardcover

By: Francoise Henry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1947

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 011422

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Clean Hardcover England: Methuen, 1947. Book. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1947 Hardcover Very Good+ No Writing or Underline NOT a library copy. Excellent classic illustrated study of Celtic Art and Architecture in early Medieval Christian Ireland and the Symbolic Meanings beneath the surface. Great b/w drawings of Celtic 'Heads' and lesser known illuminated manuscripts. Many b/w plates. Ogham. NOT a library book. Clean handsome copy. Good price too, Since 1977 Three Geese In flight Celtic Books wraps first in brown paper. View more info

A Royal Historie of the Excellent Knight Generides. Edited from the Unique Ms. Of John Tollemache.

By: Frederick James Furnivall

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Burt Franklin,: 1971

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 874716936

Condition: Fine


Fine Dark Blue Hardcover 334 pp. Clean Pages Gilt Lettering on the Spine Burt Franklin 1971 handsome reprint of the 1865 Roxburghe Club Original View more info

Ermengard of Narbonne and the World of the Troubadours (Conjunctions of Religion and Power in the Medieval Past)

By: Fredric L Cheyette

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.s.a., Cornell University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66814

ISBN: 0801439523

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket First Edition UnClipped NOT a library copy 474 pp.The tale of the birth and home of the Troubadour culture, one that revolved around romance and the soul of women. Mystical subtext. Brilliant book illustrated Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

HERVARAR SAGA OK HEIDREKS WITH NOTES AND GLOSSARY BY G.TURVILLE- PETRE INTRODUCTION CHRISTOPHER TOLKIEN G.Turville-Petre Christopher Tolkien Introduction

By: G. Turville-Peter Christopher Tolkien Introduction

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, Viking Society For Northern Research: 1976

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6651

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Academic Grey Card Stock Binding. 145 pp.[xx] NO Writing NOT a library copy First thus. 1956 was the First edition This 1976 edition has minor corrections and expanded bibliography.While the Icelandic Saga is not translated into English Christopher Tolkien's introduction is of course is. Interestingly besides discussing the Gothic- Hun battle piece here in 1956 he talks of "Riddle Contests". Wonderful twenty pages and insightful into Norse myth and much else. Clean and tight interior pristine rear cover has a one inch shadow where a book lay protecting it from the sun.... View more info

The Stannaries A Study Of The Tin Miners Of Cornwall And Devon

By: G.R.Lewis

Price: $94.00

Publisher: Cornwall, D.Bradford Barton Ltd: 1965

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 306

Condition: Near Very Good


Original 1965 Hardcover Second Cornish Edition Blue Cloth with Dark Blue Spine title Patch. No writing in text. Ex- library copy but no pocket. 298 pp.Good solid working copy of Medieval Celtic Cornwall and the Tin miners who worked at this craft since before Joseph of Arimathea came there on a business trip. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our Arthurian and Celtic studies first in brown paper View more info

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Colum's Other Island: The Irish at Lindisfarne (Hardcover)

By: Gareth W Dunleavy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University Of Wisconsin Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66878

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Price Intact on Jacket NOT a library book 149 pages. Important history of the Celtic Church's expansion,into Britain, Colmcille, the Synod of Whitby and Lindisfarne. Great shape one small chip at head of jacket spine else great and bright in mylar protected dust jacket. See our photo Text clean. NO book plates. Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celts And Normans A History of Ireland

By: Gearoid MacGearailt General Editor Margaret MacCurtain

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Dublin, Gill and Macmillan: 1969

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 90102

Condition: Good


Good Trade Paperback 184 pp. A signature on the cover and on several pages else free of writing.No markings. NOT a library copy A little edge loss at bottom of spine.Some overall shelf wear still "Good" Many b/w illustrations in this Irish produced introduction to the early Celtic Irish and Viking and Norman Medieval Ireland. large quarto First Edition. View more info

King Arthur In The Medieval Low Countries

By: Geert H.M. Claassens

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Leuven Univrsity Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5272

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Original Wrap Around European Dust Jacket Paperback Clean Collectible 272 pp.Rare Academic study from the Netherlands on all the Low Country Arthurian, Merlin, and Grail texts with a description of all the stories. Least known of the major countries contributing Arthurian texts this is finally changing. The story "Roman von Walewein" where Gawain, or "Walewein" much like in his "Green Knight" challenge bravely follows a Flying Chess set to retrieve it for Arthur, has in my mind's eye, one of the most ferocious fight scenes between a Knight and a Dragon, ... View more info

Masterpieces of Tapestry from the Fourteenth to the Sixteenth Century: An Exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

By: Geneviève Souchal

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum Of Art: 1974

Seller ID: 008465

ISBN: 0870990861

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Trade Paperback .U. S. A.: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1974. NOT a library copy Illus. by Color and b/w Illustrations. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Clean pages. this wonderful color & b/w filled 223pp.history, study and exhibition catalog is in very nice shape. Translated from the French. Besides the wondrous Unicorn tapestries, other full page color illus. and b/w photos explore other late Medieval tapestries. Beautiful color close up of the face of the medieval queen from the Unicorn tapestries grace the cover. First Edition. View more info

King Arthur, the Dream of a Golden Age (Art & Imagination)

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1990

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66893

ISBN: 0500810354

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First English Edition Large Trade Paperback Clean 96 pp. Color and B/w Illustrated NOT a library copy. The best concise all around look into the Arthurian legend the historical and legendary by a man who brought a lot of people into Camelot. Three Geese in Flight Books Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Kings and Queens of Early Britain

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1982

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716911

ISBN: 041347920X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Intact Price Clean pages. Only flaw several pin holes in jacket on seam barely noticeable otherwise fine in this hard to find true 'First edition" of this look at the mythical kings leading up to King Arthur in Geoffrey of Monmouth 224 pp.We wrap with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Landscape of King Arthur

By: Geoffrey Ashe, Simon McBride

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1988

Seller ID: 007736

ISBN: 0805007113

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Price Clipped only flaw at all. NOT a library copy. Guide with Great photos by Simon McBride To the actual living Arthurian sites you can still visit and hear the ravens and feel King Arthur and the Fairy Otherworld. Outstanding Glastonbury Tor and Cadbury color photos. Many color photos and terrific text by Geoffrey Ashe.Great book to read before you journey there to see past the mist Three Geese In Flight Arthurian legend since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The History of the Kings of Britain

By: Geoffrey of Monmouth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Digireads.com: 2011-01

Seller ID: 874716941

ISBN: 142094066X

Condition: Fine


Fine Paperback Clean 129 pp. NOT a library copy NO writing NO signatures Geoffrey of Monmouth Edited and in Modern English. The battles of Arthur with the Saxons and the giant hideous rapist read like a modern novel and when they get their uppance from Arthur you want to cheer! Three Geese in Flight Arthurian and Celtic fantasy since 1977 View more info

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Arthur and Gorlagon

By: George Lyman Kittredge

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn & Company, Publishers: 1903

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 90055

Condition: Good


Collectible Good Original Rare 1903 George Lyman Kittredge Signed Inscribed "Arthur And Gorlagon" Clean 275 pp.Celtic Arthurian criticism of this fascinating tale. Werewolves in Ireland "Welsh Gorlagon" Real paper cover missing Paper spine chipped off cover intact with inscription/ Signatures intact tight. NOT a library copy. Pages clean. Arthurian books and the roots of the Lord of the Rings since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Ulick And Soracha Signed and Numbered Hardcover

By: George Moore

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, Boni And Liveright: 1926

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: SKU1000090

Condition: Very Good


Boni And Liveright. Hardcover. Very Good+ Clean Hardcover Limited to 1250 Copies Signed "George Moore" and Numbered "73" First Boni and Liveright New York 1926 Edition Deckled edge paper.1/4 calf Clean pages free of writing or underlines. Small finger nail size piece of blue paper flaked off front cover. Cosmetic only. Slight fade spot on spine else very good+. Tight binding Solid title patch on spine good. Inside Very Good+ NOT a library copy. NO book plates.Frontis with tissue Fine. Medieval Irish historical/ mythic 235 pp. tale in Medieval Ireland, Normans and The Bruce..A ... View more info

The Legend of Bouvines: War, Religion, and Culture in the Middle Ages

By: Georges Duby

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Univ Of California Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716909

ISBN: 0520062388

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Dust jacket 234 pp. Clean NOT a library copy In depth study of the Battle of Bouvines in Medieval France. Maps ills. Knight Templars Crusades much else. Fine condition book and jacket Since 1977 we wrap with paper first to protect your dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Tristan And Isolt A Study of the Sources of the Romance Volume 1 Original Hardcover

By: Gertrude Schoepperle and Roger Sherman Loomis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., 1960

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 5246


Original 1960 Expanded Second Edition With Roger Sherman Loomis Expanded bibliography and Critical Essay on Tristan scholarship since 1912 266 pp. Blue Cloth. Vol 1. of 2 only. Ex-library A few annotations on about eight pages Otherwise tight binding. clean. Exploration of the Celtic Goddess and Morgan Le fay were a major influence in these romances and Arthurian literature as the Loomis belief.Since 1937 Three Geese In Flight offering Celtic and Arthurian studies View more info

The Ways of Love - Eleven Romances of Medieval France

By: Goodrich, Norma Lorre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1965

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716910

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust jacket Clean 224 pp. NOT a Library copy NO Writing in book Eleven Mostly French Medieval Romances Lesser known tales and Arthurian tales of the Grail Since 1977 we wrap with care Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Arthur the King

By: Graeme Fife

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Sterling Pub. Co: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90041

ISBN: 0806983442

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy Collectible unclipped Price flap. Some slight rubs on the jacket edges. Clean 200 pp.Nice copy of this color illustrated overview. Depth to this and some good insights to the Welsh material "Anoedd bid bet y Arthur" The world's wonder, the grave of Arthur" Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Voyages Of The Celtic Saints

By: Graham Panes

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Wales, Gwasg Carreg Gwalch: 2007

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 015027

Condition: Very Good+


Wales: Gwasg Carreg Gwalch, 2007. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. 227 pp.Illus.Maps.Color photos.Great study of Pre-Columbian Celtic seafaring with a detailed look at Clinker style Romano Celtic wooden ships and hide curraghs..Wonderful gem of a book about Welsh Cornish and Irish Sailor Saints in the Age of Arthur .Great clean shape.Color medieval illus.Sailing monks on cover..NOT a library copy Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Search for the Grail

By: Graham Phillips

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Century: 1995

Seller ID: 015893

ISBN: 0712675337

Condition: Good+


. First English Edition. Good+ Hardcover with Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Both in Fine Collectible Condition. Not price clipped. A fairly clean library book.. No pocket. Dust jacket and Mylay cover pasted down on boards This authors books are always page turners and his Arthurian Powys historical investigations are always good reading. here we see a Holy Grail little seen and present in today in Britain that ties in with the cup of Mary magdalene. Illustrations. Good solid reading and working copy without writing in text Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Lost Tomb of King Arthur: The Search for Camelot and the Isle of Avalon

By: Graham Phillips

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Rochester, Vermont, Bear & Company: 2016-04

Seller ID: 017187

ISBN: 1591431816

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A.: Bear, 2016. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine First Edition Clean NOT a library copy. A another enjoyable quest within the quest. Different Arthurian theories argued and traveled. Illus. photos. It is good to read all these amateur historian theories of who Arthur was a then see what resonates for you. Great condition.. First Edition. View more info

Excalibur The Search For Arthur

By: Gwyn A.Williams Hardcover

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Barnes & Noble: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015665

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Barnes & Noble, 1994. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Clean pages, NOT a library book, NOT price clipped. Excellent introduction and study of King Arthur from a Welsh perspective by the Welsh Professor and author of "Madoc the Making of the Myth" Excellent chapter on Joihn Dee and the Elizabethan vision of King Arthur and his relation to America. Very good color illus. as well. Academic and lively fine all around introduction as well as Welsh little seen perspective. Dust jacket present. First E... View more info

Madog, the First White American

By: Gwyn Thomas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Talybont, Y Lolfa: 2005-12

Seller ID: 6632

ISBN: 0862437660

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean 104 pp. Color and B/W Full Page Illustrations By this Wonderful Welsh Team Gwyn Thomas with Illustrations by Margaret Jones. They have done the Mabinogion, Taliesin and Culhwch and Olwen (Which we also offer) and now this wonderful retelling of Prince Madog (Madoc) and his Medieval voyage from Wales to interact with the Native Americans three hundred years before Columbus, This is wonderful ribald illustrations and a welcome addition to the Welsh and Arthurian series. Great gift too. Like new Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 wrapped with brown paper to protect cover F... View more info

Northern World The History and Heritage of Northern Europe

By: H. Ament, And Others Christine E. Fell

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Horizon Book Promotions: May 1987

Seller ID: 013549

ISBN: 0810913658

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+.Hardcover.Very Good+ Dust Jacket NOT a library copy.U. S. A.: Abrams, 1980. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 248 pp.Clean inside and out From the medieval kingdoms of Russia to Saxon Northumbria to early Celtic, Norse and Slavic Europe Gold torcs, broaches, knives, swords, clothing, architecture,Large hardcover with dust jacket. The best scholars in their fields cover their specialty.Excellent shape. We wrap with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info