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Roman Britain Outpost of the Empire

By: H. H. Scullard

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: May 1986

Seller ID: 016165

ISBN: 0500274053

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback Color and B/W Clean 192 pages NOT a Library Copy. Excellent journey around Roman Britain with detailed photos and drawings of the Roman fortifications, Hadrian s Wall, magic inscriptions, clothing, carts, farm tools, weapons and social life.Clean pages and NO Stickers! First Edition. View more info

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The Celtic Church in Somerset: With a Chapter on North Devon Hardcover

By: H. M. PORTER

Price: $69.00

Publisher: England, Morgan books: 1971

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 658

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover Clean Pages Very Good+ Dust Jacket Completely Intact Dust jacket 146 pp.The Celtic Saints in Devon and Somerset Gildas and Arthur. Discussions of Saint Kea of Cornwall Map end papers. Photos artifacts Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

St. Patrick's Rock Cashel Co. Tipperary

By: H.G. Leask

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Stationary Office: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013349

Condition: Near Fine


Dublin: The Stationary Office, 1951. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine NOT a library book.Handsome study of early Irish Medieval Church architecture and history. Academic study of the sacred site, St.Patrick's Rock. Wonderful b/w drawings of the cathedral and Round Tower accompany this. Published perhaps C.1950's Clean shape. Photo of the monastic site on the covers. Fold out plans and drawings. Not that you would want to but the quality of the fold out drawings are suitable for framing.. Since 1977 we at Three Geese in Fli... View more info

Jewish Poland-Legends of Origin Ethnopoetics and Legendary Chronicles (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

By: Hayah Bar-Yitshak; Haya Bar-Itzhak

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Detroit, Mi, Wayne State University Press: March 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66818

ISBN: 0814327893

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy 195 pp.B/W Photos of Old Polish wood Synagogues with Sacred art! A look into the origin of Jewish Poland the legends and the sacred mysteries butched by the cursed ones but still flourish in untouchable ways and places and seen in here.Like new collectible condition hardcover and dust jacket. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect their covers to keep them clean. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Proverbs Of Alfred Studied In The Light Of The Recently Discovered Maidstone Manuscript

By: Helen Pennock South

Price: $73.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New York University Press: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005996

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Handsome Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. New York University Press, 1931. . Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Facsimile.pages First American Edition. 8vo . First Edition. Early Middle English text, translation, study, glossary. Important scholarly text on the West Saxon King. Great shape, dust jacket as well. Facsimile frontis page. Clean pages. a library copy.that you have to look hard to see that it is one NO pocket NO stamps faded numbers on spine else little else. Handsome copy handsome jacket in mylar Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Poetry In The Dark Ages The Eighth W.P. Ker Memorial Lecture Delivered in the University of Glasgow 28th October, 1947 Original Hardcover

By: Helen Waddell

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1960

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 5254

Condition: Near Very Good


Original 26 pp.Lecture by the Great Helen Waddell about Poetry and it's Spiritual Humanism in the Dark Ages and the Celtic and Latin Saints who composed it. Excellent clean interior bound in hardcover Some edge wear to the boards but binding tight and interior Very Good. rare as such. Since 1977 wrapping books first in craft paper before packing. View more info

The Wandering Scholars

By: Helen Waddell

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 1934

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 6557

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Blue Clean 301 pp Hardcover The Great Scholar Helen Waddell Studies and Translates Post Roman Early Medieval Gaulish and Latin scholars and poetry of Sedulius, Fortunatus, Ordo Vagorum. Much more with translations as well Clean very good. We wrap first in brown paper. Celtic studies since 1977 View more info

In a Dark Wood Wandering/a Novel of the Middle Ages

By: Hella S. Haasse

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chicago, Academy Chicago Publishers: May 1991

Seller ID: 011268

ISBN: 089733356X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+.Clean Trade Paper.. 8vo Translated from the Dutch this wildly popular Medieval historical epic novel with Joan of Arc is a true treasure!.567pp. Good clean tight shape..NOT a library copy. Read this you'll forget it is snowing...Three Geese in Flight Medieval and Arthurian literature since 1977 View more info

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The Vikings in Wales

By: Henry Loyn

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, The Viking Society: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66738

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Brown Card Stock Covers 23 pp. Two page Fold out Map. Clean Pages. NO writing NO markings at all.Academic focus on the Viking age in Wales and the struggle of Rhodri and Gruffydd and the interplay of Celt, Saxon, and Viking. Great. Three Geese In Flight Books Celtic and Norse history since 1977 great customer service First Edition. View more info

The Song Of Roland A New Abridged Translation In Verse Hardcover

By: Hilda Cumings Price Illustrated By Christine Price

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co. LTD: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5299

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean First Edition Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket Handsome jacket with the Horn of Roland and red and black drawings and designs very readable but with the spirit of this mythical epic about Franks and Muslims battling at the pass. Both bok and jacket solid Very Good shape NOT a library copy.Offering epic mythology since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Saxo Grammaticus: The History of the Danes, Books I-IX I. English Text; II. Commentary

By: Hilda Ellis Davidson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Gb, D.S.Brewer: 2008

Seller ID: 874716823

ISBN: 0859915026

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Two books in One Fine clean condition. Pagan Germanic Europe on up to Medieval by this great scholar of Norse and Saxon and Celtic early culture, swords and Spirituality. Perfect copy. NOT a library copy Three Geese in Flight Early Medieval Europe Mythic Books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Road to Hel: A Study of the Conception of the Dead in Old Norse Literature

By: HILDA RODERICK ELLIS

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 66811

ISBN: 110763234X

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Trade Paperback 208 pp. No Writing Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Wraps our Norse and Celtic Mythology books in brown paper before shipping to protect cover since 1977. No author presents the depth of Norse myth and Asgard H.R. Ellis she presents Thor and Odin with the academic depth lacking in comic books but she makes the story of Ragnarok as frightening as Tomorrow. View more info

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

By: Howard Pyle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1952-01

Seller ID: 66900

ISBN: 0448060205

Condition: Fine


Fine Decorative Hardcover 325 pp. Color Drawings Lawrence Beall Smith Clean pages. NO Writing NOT a library copy. 1980 printing No dust jacket printed by publisher. Handsome color illustrated covers raised gilt lettering. No matter how many Robin Hood movies are made good or bad reading these adventures by Howard Pyle gets a kids charged! Here is a wonderful reasonably priced excellent condition copy. Three Geese in Flight since 1977 five star customer service View more info

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The Other World According to Descriptions in Medieval Literature Signed and Inscribed

By: Howard Rollin Patch

Price: $175.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harvard University Press: 1950

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66829

Condition: Fine


Fine Rare First Edition Hardcover Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Signed and Inscribed by Author. Clean pages Small dust jacket chips at spine headings and several small rubs Price on jacket Intact NOT a library copy. 385 pp. From the Irish Tir-na-Og to Welsh Spoils of Annwn.The Fairy Otherworld,Immrama, Echtrae, Arthurian Avalon, Hebrew Vision Literature. Here inscribed on first free end paper by H.R. Patch "This world is a thoroughfare full of woe And we pilgrims passing to and fro "HRP" See our Photo. Signed again on title page "Howard R. Patch" under Title. Rare w... View more info

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Some Aspects of The Christian Church In Wales During The Fifth And Sixth Centuries Original 1895 Edition

By: Hugh Williams

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Chas. J. Clark: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90046

Condition: Good+


Collectible Original 1895 Edition Good+ Clean 78 pp. NOT a library copy. Free of markings. Foxing on Paper cover and title page. Tight with age appropriate for it's age and usage. Study of Arthurian Sixth century and Gildas and the Eastern influence on the Monastic movement among the Celts. Much Hebrew influence on the 'Celtic Church' Hence called 'Judiazing' by Roman both cultures reckoned the Night as the next day, dating of Easter. Irish influence. Much more. Five star Customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Lectures On Early Welsh Poetry

By: Ifor Williams

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies: 1970

Edition: Second Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 66787

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Gray Academic Covers Clean 76 pp. Pages Gaelic Inscription on Title Page Great Welsh Linguist and Scholar Lectures on Bardic Wales with original translations View more info

The Castle of Crossed Destinies

By: Italo Calvino

Price: $17.00

Publisher: San Diego, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 1979-04-16

Seller ID: 016102

ISBN: 0156154552

Condition: Near Very Good


Near Very Good Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback A little shelf wear only. Clean free of writing. NOT a Library Copy. B/W Tarot illustrated within text.clean copy. He uses Tarot to tell stories and themes U.S.A.: Harvest Hill, 1977. Book. Illus. by Black and While Illustrations. including Grail. View more info

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Collectible Hardcover

By: J. A. Burrow

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66750

ISBN: 0300029063

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hard Cover Fine Dust Jacket Intact NOT a library copy 176 pp. Clean free of markings Here we have the complete alliterative verse telling keeping the original flow but "remove unnecessary impediments". Notes, glossary and introduction to this handsome hardcover edition with charging Green Knight on cover. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian romance and the roots of J.R.R. Tolkien since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Life of St. Patrick and his Place in History

By: J. B Bury

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Book Of The Month Club: 1999

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 011451

ISBN: 0965079376

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. Clean Pages. NOT a library copy. Like New 404 pp..One of the classic studies of the historical Saint Patrick. Bury studied Patrick and the history of the church at the fall of Roman empire and looked at Ireland's long history and his relation to it. Great shape for a library of Irish studies. No writing NO markings We warp carefully first in brown paper to respect the cover. Handsome Hardcover and Dust Jacket Book Of The Month. Tight binding, clean pages. History and translations. Classic book on Patrick and his times. You will be very happy. Thirty five y... View more info

Mort Artu;: An Old French prose romance of the XIIIth century, being the last division of "Lancelot du Lac

By: J. Douglas Bruce

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ams Press: 1974-01

Seller ID: 011617

ISBN: 0404566499

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Like New Condition. NOT a library copy. Dark Blue Cloth.315 pp. Silver spine titles. Sewn in signatures. U.S.A.: AMS, 1974. First Thus. 8vo Vulgate Lancelot English Introduction, notes, bibliography. French Text 'Mort Artu' English Introduction and notes The Death of Arthur' Three Geese In Flight Books since 1977 bringing Arthur, from America the Land to the West,. View more info

Le Morte Arthur A Romance In Stanzas Of Eight Lines Hardcover Re- Edited From Ms.Harley 2252, In The British Museum With Introduction, Notes, Glossary And Index Of Names

By: J. Douglas Bruce

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Germany, Kraus Reprint Co: 1959

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 634

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Clean Brown Cloth Second Edition From The Early English Text Society 148 pp. No writing in book NOT a library copy.Wonderful Metrical Morte Arthur composed by a unknown poet around the time of Malory. Some consider this more original than Malory but not a fraction as well known. "Knightis Arme them to the turnemente to ride, With sheldis brode and helmys shene To wynne grete honoure and pride Launcelot lefte with the quene..."Well you know what happens next... Clean Fine collectible condition. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight specializing in Arthurian legend with persona... View more info

The Irish Literary Tradition

By: J. E. Caerwyn, Ford, Patrick K Williams

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ford & Bailie Pub: 1992-06

Seller ID: 66809

ISBN: 0926689037

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback First American Edition.355 pp. NO writing NOT a library copy, Translated from Welsh into English A whole Irish Studies course in one book by these greats of Celtic studies. Irish mythology bardic poetry First Edition. View more info

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The History And Antiquities Of The Diocese Kilmacduagh Original 1893 Hardcover

By: J. Fahey

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Dublin, M.H. Gill & Son,: 1893

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 011607

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: M.H. Gill & Son,, Original 1893. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1893 First Edition Hardcover Very Good History Of South Galway. Aranmore,.Gort. The Burren, Celtic speaking church, Holy Wells, Irish Pilgrimages. St. Colman much more. Original thick 478 pp.volume Rebound in a sturdy green buckram binding. NOT a library copy. NOT a reprint NO markings, NO underlines in text. Gilt spine tiling on spine. Clean pages. Seven full Page B/W illus. of Castle Daly, Round Towers, Churches, etc. Illus with tissues in place. No w... View more info

St David of Wales: Cult, Church and Nation (Studies in Celtic History)

By: J. Wyn Evans

Price: $89.00

Publisher: U.k., Boydell Press: 2007-11

Seller ID: 874716866

ISBN: 1843833220

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Collectible Condition Hardcover 391 pp. Clean pages NOT a library copy. NOT a remainder Twenty One essays bt the cutting edge modern scholars on Early Medieval Celtic Saints of Wales, Brittany. and Cornwall. The focus is Dewi Sant or St. David and his mother Non. Great shape and great price Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies since 1977 with passionate customer service First Edition. View more info

Popular Tale Motifs And Historical Tradition in Breudwyt Maxen Medium Aevum Vol. XLIV 1975 Nos.1 & 2

By: J.A.W.Bennett Edited J.C.Douglas Marshall, George W. Brewer and Bedwyr Lewis Jones

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, Oxford England: Medium Aevum Vol XLIV 1975 Nos. 1 & 2: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006408

Condition: Very Good


Oxford England: Medium Aevum Vol XLIV 1975 Nos. 1 & 2 Book.Very Good. Stiff Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Complete 213 pp.Issue of Medium Aevum Vol.XLIV 1975 Nos.1 & 2 Very Good NOT a library copy a little cover darkening near spine. else tight clean This 213 pp Medieval journal published by the 'Society for the study of Medieval languages and Literature. Besides the study of the Irish "Three Problems in the Vision of Tundal There is also the Arthurian study and the Welsh Mabinogion article "Popular Tale Motifs And Historical Tradition in Breudwyt... View more info

Dictionnaire Des Coutumes, Croyances et Langage Du Pays De Chateaubriant Inscribed by the Aurhor

By: J.Chapron De Chateaubriant

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Marseille, Laffitte Reprints: 1984

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 007857

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by the Author. Marseille: Laffitte Reprints, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition. Clean Trade Paperback 1984 Facsimile of the 1924 edition of this Dictionary of Culture and costume. Inscribed on title page "un homage in admiration pour l'auteur". French text Excellent condition.. First Edition. View more info

The Bulletin Of The Board Of Celtic Studies Volume XIV Part IV May 1952 Efengyl Nicodemus

By: J.E.Caerwyn Williams Thomas Jones John Griffiths A.J.Taylor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales: 1952

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 015874

Condition: Near Fine


Wales: University of Wales, 1952. Near Fine Clean NOT a library copy Trade Paperback. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. The Bulletin Of The Board Of Celtic Studies Volume XIV Part IV May 1952 Complete Original Issue in Very Good clean shape, besides: Efengyl Nicodemus" by J.E.Caerwyn Williams, "The Medieval settlement at Llantwit Major, Glamorganshire" Color Fold Out Map by V.E.Nash Williams Also "Building at Caerphilly in 1326" A.J.Taylor much more Clean no writing or markings.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Celtic Harp Hand Carved In Ireland From Solid Oak 3/4 Inch Thick and Seven Inches High

By: J.M

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Ireland, Irish Oak Carving: 1990

Seller ID: 874716849

Condition: Fine


Handsome Hand Carved Solid Oak Celtic Harp Made in Ireland.in the Late 1980s and early 1990s..Celtic Knots and Dragon Head.The Harp is the.Symbol of the Bardic heart of Irish Culture. The harp is Inniatilled "J.M" in the back by the artist who carved it in Ireland. There is also a hole in the back for wall hanging..This is thick 3/4 Inch solid Oak and Seven Inches tall. The Oak wood will age nicely and will look even richer and deep as the music it plays. One only. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Mythology since 1977 View more info

Rhigyfarch's Life of Saint David

By: J.W. James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: November 7, 1985

Seller ID: 016160

ISBN: 0708300723

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover University of Wales Press Introduction Latin Text Translation Notes 1985 Revised Second Edition. NOT a library copy. Clean 49 pp.8vo Clean Tight Binding. No Dust Jacket Was Ever Issued By Publisher Speculation of historical Saint David. Dewi Sant, whose St. Non was direct relation with King Arthur. Latin Text and English translation. Hardcover. Fine collectible condition. Three Geese in Flight since 1977 selling Celtic and Arthurian studies with passionate customer service.. View more info

Eilhart Von Oberge's Tristrant

By: J.W. Thomas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Nebraska Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015615

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: University of Nebraska Press, 1978. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Fine Clean Condition NOT a Library copy. No jacket issued by the publisher. Study and English language translation of this Medieval German Romance of Tristan. The author feels this German author used a lost Celtic source for this sources. Very enjoyable. Great clean collectible shape . First Edition. View more info