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Arthur's Talk With the Eagle

By: Gwyneth (translator) Lewis

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Tavern Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9000003

ISBN: 1935635034

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Stated Unnumbered First Edition First Printing "Eagle Fierce swordsman, Arthur Who brings your enemies to slaughter, I'm son of Madoc son of Uther" Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books Five Star customer service since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Northern World The History and Heritage of Northern Europe

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

Price: $36.00

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

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

Chapters On The Book of Mulling Original 1897 Hardcover

By: H. J. Lawlor

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, David Douglas,: 1897.

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 11138

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original 1897 Hardcover Facsimile Frontis 208 pp. Ex- lib but handsome binding tight No cracks in gutter Clean pages. Bright gilt spine titles. History, introduction, diplomatic Latin text some translation Hymn to Brigit The Liturgical Fragment "among them. But a academic study with illus. of "The Circular Device" A prayer and spell path with academic conjecture, much more. A real window into the early Celtic Church. Despite being ex lib it is an outstanding copy. Photos soon. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books since 1977 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

Little Saint

By: Hannah Green

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2000-07

Seller ID: 008239

ISBN: 0394565959

Condition: Near Fine


Nea Fine Hardcover Near Fine Price Cut Dust Jacket NO Jacket chips NOT a library copy. NO Writing B/W Illus. Map. Early Celtic Saint from Fourth Century Gaul that transformed a modern American woman's Spiritual life. Beautiful Spiritual history travel journey thru a modern French village where it happened.276 PP. Wonderful B/W photos as well Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect the book in its journey to you. Dust jacket present. View more info

Iwein Eine Erzählung Von Hartmann Von Aue

By: Hartmann Von Aue Mit Anmerkungen Von G.F. Benecke Und K. Lachmann

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berlin, Walter De Gruyter & Co.: 1959

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009085

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover.Berlin: Walter De Gruyter & Co., 1959. First Thus. 8vo. Very Good Handsome Hardcover One of the true greats of Medieval German Arthurian literature. Very Good, some cover discoloration fading, binding tight, internally clean and very good. No marks of any kind. German language NOT a library book. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian Books since 1977 First Edition. 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 Crown A Tale of Sir Gawein and King Arthur's Court

By: Heinrich von dem Turlin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: May 1, 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 11067

ISBN: 0803244193

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Clean, 335 pp. Tight First Edition Prose tale of Sir Gawein Translated by J.W. Thomas. Fine free of all marking. Dust Jacket Near Fine Handsome copy. A lesser known German Arthurian tale that is a welcome addition to a Arthurian library of texts. German Arthurian lore deserves to be better known by English readers. Three Geese in Flight Passionate about our books since 1977 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: $70.00

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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Merlin on the Early History of King Arthur A Prose Romance (Parts 2&3)

By: Henry B. Wheatley

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Kraus Reprint. Co.: June 1980

Seller ID: 11088

ISBN: 0527000116

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition Clean Free of any markings NOT a library copy 776 pp. The Middle English Merlin of Henry Lovelich based on Robert de Boron's French Verse. Confusing in the numbering and naming of the series. This is parts II and III of the Early English Text Society Brown Cloth. This is the Kraus Facsimile reprint with the Societies blessing Like new Same color and even has the wonderful gilt logo of the Medieval figure and title on cover. Three Geese in Flight specializing on the root and vine of the Lord of the Rings 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

Dark Age Britain

By: Henry Marsh

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Dorset Press: June 1987

Seller ID: 006246

ISBN: 0880291567

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket 8vo NOT a library copy.Study of the Post Roman sources of early Medieval Arthurian Britain Nennius,Gildas,Welsh Annals,William of Malmesbury, much more. Hardcover Great condition.. Dust jacket present. View more info

Eagles Have Flown

By: Henry Treece

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Bodley Head: 1970

Seller ID: 015310

ISBN: 0370012100

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+Hardcover with Very Good+Mylar protected Dust Jacket NOT price clipped NOT a library book England: Bodley Head, 1970. 8vo One of the most sought after Arthurian Young Adult 'historical' novels. Tough writing style. Here in rare great shape.Three Geese In Flight since 1977 selling what we love Arthurian and Celtic studies. We wrap first in brown paper before packing. Dust jacket present. 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 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: $180.00

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, Howard Patch. Clean pages Small dust jacket chips at spine headings and several small rubs Price Intact NOT library copy. 385 pp. From the Irish Tir-na-Og to Welsh '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 3rd Photo. Signed again on title page "Howard R. Patch" under Title. Rare im... 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: $45.00

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

Dafydd Ap Gwilym Williams Honourable Society Of Cymmrodorion 1913

By: Ifor Williams

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Wales, The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017044

Condition: Very Good


The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, 1913. Very Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo. Original 1914 Excerpted 84-112pp Dafydd Ap Gwilym A'R Gler Gan Yr Athro Ifor Williams Welsh language essay on the Poet by the great Ifor Williams Clean disbound. NOT a library copy. 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

Artusrittertum im spaten Mittelalter: Ethos und Ideologie Vortrage des Symposiums der Deutschen Sektion der Internationalen Artusgesellschaft vom 10. ... Giessen) (Beitrage zur deutschen Philologie)

By: International Arthurian Society

Price: $23.00

Publisher: W. Schmitz: 1984

Seller ID: 006278

ISBN: 387711122X

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Trade Paperback Germany:201 pp. Wilhelm Schmitz, 1984.First Edition. 8vo. Vorträge des symposiums der deutschen sektion der Internationalen Artusgesellschaft vom 10 bis 13 Nov, 1983 .Except for a cover scratch excellent condition. NO writing NO book plates. Fifteen essays on different aspects of the Arthurian legend, part of the 'International Arthurian Societies conference. German text.Trade paperback 203pp. Clean pages. NOT a library copy.. First Edition. 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