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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

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 Saints' Way Guide Forth an Syns Walk Across Cornwall, Coast to Coast in the Footsteps Of the Celtic Saints

By: Heulyn & Ginny Lewis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cornwall, The Pelican Studio: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5251

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Color illustrated Card stock Folder with Photo of Fairy Tree on Cover Twelve Card stock separate pages of a sacred Cornish Pilgrims Road like Santiago de Compostela. Trail Map on each page featuring Cornish Saints,Saint Sampson, Golant, King Mark Castle Dore, Tristant Early Medieval Churches and Standing Crosses, Megaliths, Wildlife trails, more with sixteen color photos on each card and the lore. Cards and folder Fine clean collectible condition, A treasure, includes even Lelant where I myself saw a black Fairy dog in 1975! Three Geese in Flight Celtic Myth and King A... 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

Sacred Celtic Places

By: Iain Zaczek

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books New york: 2003

Seller ID: 014384

ISBN: 0760734224

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Clean NOT a library copy England: 2002.First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.Color Excellent photos of Celtic sacred sites some rarely seen and even less photographed. Inspiring to see Eldon hills where some say Arthur rests, or Dun Eoghanachta in Galway stone ring fort, or beehive huts on Garvellach Islands,Interesting Ogham stone with notches in middle of stone. Many lesser known sites. 128 pp. Celtic studies since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Beyond the Brochs Changing Perspectives on the Later Iron Age in Atlantic Scotland

By: Ian Armit

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press: May 1991

Seller ID: 5288

ISBN: 074860197X

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition 220 pp. Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy. NO writing NO book plates B/W Photos drawings, Maps There is little more interesting than the period the Bronze and Iron age Broch culture became "Picts". Here is a window into the mystery. The Celtic Ring-Headed Pins illustrated here are the same found in Newfoundland and immediately labeled "Norse" Perhaps they brought them them perhaps they were brought earlier. Anyway like new book and jacket. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 packed with care Dust jacket pr... View more info

Pattern and Purpose in Insular Art Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Insular Art Held at the National Museum & Gallery, Cardiff 3-6 September 1998

By: International Conference on Insular Art Cardiff (1998)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxbow Books Limited: February 2002

Seller ID: 016966

ISBN: 1842170589

Condition: Fine


Fine.Clean Collectible Hardcover.Large Color Photo Filled Anthology of 25 Essays On Meaning and Purpose Celtic Irish, Welsh and Pictish Art! From "Apocalyptic Elements in Irish High Cross Iconography?""Neo-Pelagianism, Early Insular Religious Art, and the Image of Christ""The Date of Aberlemno Churchyard Stone" Much more Catherine Swift on Irish Ogam. Also "Carpet page meaning""Welsh Crannogs""The Mote of Mark" Clean Color filled photos. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight offering Celtic 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

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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

Lapidarium Walliae: The Early Inscribed and Sculptured Stones of Wales Delineated and Described By J.O. Westwood

By: J.O.Westwood

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Felinfach,, Llanerch: 1993

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 5262

Condition: Very Good


Solid Trade Paperback Reprint of This Classic Study and Illustrated Compendium of All the Early Medieval Crosses of Wales 246 pp.101 Full page B/W Crosses. The hidden mysteries are there to see. Except for a cover crease clean tight completely free of writing. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we wrap each book before packing to protect your book.. View more info

Celtic Art In Pagan and Christian Times

By: J.Romilly Allen

Price: $29.00

Publisher: England, Senate: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010797

ISBN: 0486416089

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback England Senate 1997. Book. 2nd Edition. 8vo.Fine Clean Condition Classic that covers Celtic design in the bronze and Irish age spiral and trumpets seen of weapons and jewelry to Christian "Celtic knots" as seen on Welsh, Scottish, Manx and Irish Crosses. View more info

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Celtic Art In Pagan And Christian Times

By: J.Romilly Allen

Price: $95.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1912

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006822

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Red Hardcover With Bright Gilt Spine and Cover Celtic Knot Design Original Red 1912 Edition England: Methuen 8vo . NOT a library copy. Previous owners names on front end papers and preliminaries Front cover cocked a little.Clean pages Celtic knots history and their technique. Celtic crosses, Irish jewelry, torcs, hanging bowls. Filled with detailed b/w and full page illus. Full page Celtic design.Very important classic on Celtic design on knives, bells, manuscript pages, The quality of the photos is so much clearer then the recent reprints.Clean tight binding. Three Geese... View more info

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The Golden Legend Jacobus de Voragine Readings on the Saints Vol. I and Vol. II Two Volume Hardcover Set

By: Jacobus de Voragine Translated William Granger Ryan

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press:

Seller ID: 90100

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Two Volume Hardcover Set with Fine Dust Jackets NOT clipped NOT library copies Clean free of writing or any marks Third American Edition. Very hard to find both volumes of this Medieval collection of Saints lives by Jacobus de Voragine Translated William Granger Ryan into modern English. Academic notes. Easily the best edition. Some unique "The Life of Mary Magdalene" Her voyage and life in Marseille.Here is one you don't see. "The Circumcision of the Lord" Irish "Saint Fursey Bishop" "Saint Michael Archangel Many more Vol. I 391 pp. Vol. 2. 400 pp.... View more info

Islands of Storm

By: James Charles Roy

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., Dufour Editions: 1991

Seller ID: 009812

ISBN: 0802312934

Condition: Very Good


Clean Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good Not Price Clipped Dust Jacket. First American Edition Clean fine condition Jacket some shelf wear rubs but no chips. A knowledgeable history filled journey and look at the Celtic speaking monastic church and it's sacred sites in Ireland, Scotland and France islands, hermit's cells on islands (Looks like earth and stone beehives in new England) B/W Illus. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Academic notes large bibliography. . Three Geese In Flight Celtic books we wrap first in brown paper to respect the book and you. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Sources For The Early History Of Ireland

By: James F. Kenny

Price: $149.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016781

Condition: Very Good+


Original Very Good+ 1929. First Edition Hardcover Book. Very Good+. New York: Columbia University Press,Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Clean Tight 1929 First Edition Hardcover.Gilt lettering on Spine. One of the most important and still unsurpassed useful source studies of early Irish Christianity and Celtic Saint source studies. Rare and particularly in clean Very Good clean shape. NOT a library copy. NO underlines. NO writing. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic books wrap first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

Introduction to Celtic Christianity

By: James Patrick MacKey

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Scotland, T. & T. Clark Publishers, Ltd.: March 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014409

ISBN: 056709507X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket First Edition Edinburgh: T&T.Clark, 1989. Book. Fine. 440 pp.Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. B/W Illus. NOT a Library copy. Essays on Irish, Scottish and Welsh early Medieval Christianity and the idea of "Celtic Theology,:Pelagius" Much more.Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 We wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Magic Islands

By: Jamie Owen

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Gomer Press: November 1, 2002

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 66748

ISBN: 1843231905

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean condition 99 pp. Color Photos fill this Sea journey on the sacred isles around Wales Bardsey island Lundy, Skomer, Caldey monastic islands Holy head Ynys Byr. Medieval monks chanted the hours of these Isles and Arthur surely stopped on one of these on his journey to Avalon. Beautiful book by a man who knows. First Edition. View more info

The Cornish Ordinalia: A Critical Study

By: Jane A. Bakere

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University Of Wales Press: 1980-05

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 874716870

ISBN: 0708307450

Condition: Fine


Fine First Welsh Edition Hardcover Clean 191 pp.Fine Dust Jacket Intact Frontis Illus. Plan of Perran Round. NOT a library copy. Mysticism within the Cornish religious texts is underappreciated. Not here. Fine condition as well.We pack with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Feminine Sanctity and Spirituality in Medieval Wales Hardover

By: Jane Cartwright

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales: 2008

Edition: First Welsh Editon

Seller ID: 015618

Condition: Fine


Wales: University of Wales, 2008. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket in Collectible condition. NOT price clipped. Study with translations of Celtic women as Saints in Middle Welsh Medieval Arthurian lore and in Welsh Saint's Lives and Poetry. Dewi Sant's mother, Non, Mary Magdalene, Virgin Mary, Saint David's Mother. Further along in Celtic studies look at Welsh and Irish women. Like new Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books loving what we sell.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Resurrection of Mary Magdalene Legends, Apocrypha, and the Christian Testament

By: Jane. Schaberg

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Continuum International Publishing Group: June 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11040

ISBN: 0826413838

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Intact Price. Clean 379 pp. NOT a Institution copy. NO Signatures NO Underlines. NO Stickers! Comprehensive study of Mary Magdalene in Gnostic, Apocrypha, Greek, Hebrew textual and Feminist analysis to discover the woman that Jesus loved as no other. Since 1977 we wrap our books with care and respect to the book and you. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Cornish Homes and Customs

By: Jenkins, A. K. Hamilton

Price: $49.00

Publisher: England, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1934

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716825

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover NOT a library book.Clean 272 pages NO Writing NO Book plates NOT a library copy.Gilt Spine Titles Tight binding B/W Photos. Celtic Calendar Customs of Cornwall. Fishing folklore Tinner lore Also Cornish Furniture. Fabulous window into rural 18th and 19th century Cornwall Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 books packed with love and respect First Edition. View more info

The Circle of Fire

By: Jenny Robertson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Ark Publishing: 1979

Seller ID: 010321

ISBN: 0854217878

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Price Clipped Dust Jacket England: Ark Publishing, 1979. Book. Illus. by Jan Skelsey. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Perhaps the best silhouette art ever. Clean pages NOT a library book.Celtic Christian story set in Pictish Scotland. Captures the look the dress, even the long hair of the Scottish warrior men.The culture and the story itself and still brings it's happy message. Great shape too, Uncommon. Celtic Legends since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain

By: Jerrilynn D. Dodds

Price: $69.00

Publisher: University Park, Pa, Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (txt): 1990

Seller ID: 5292

ISBN: 0271006714

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Handsome Large Clean NOT a library copy 170 pp. Eighty-One B/W Plates. No writing History and study of the architecture of early Christian Visigoth and Arabic Spain that inspired Illuminated Manuscripts and even Art Deco architecture. Serious history Many b/w plates Monastic Spanish design art, design plans and photos. NOT a library copy. SALE Price. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Chapel of Saint Ninian at Roscoff in Brittany. Transactions of The Franco-Scottish Society 1906-1909

By: John Kirkpatrick

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Societe Franco-Ecossaise,: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006468

Condition: Fine


Original Near Fine 1909 Edition Edinburgh: Societe Franco-Écossaise, 1909.Complete Clean 241 pp. NOT a library copy. Illus. by Photos. Near Fine.Handsome Green Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. Original Clean B/E Illustrated 1909 Green Hardcover First Scottish Edition.Rare collection of articles on Scottish and French interrelations. Such as Photo and essay "The Chapel of Saint Ninian at Roscoff in Brittany. "French and Scottish farmers,""Visit Of A Delegation Of French Workmen To Scotland" Much more. . First Edition. View more info

Pii Antistitis Icon or the Life of Francis Kirwan, Bishop of Killala By John Lynch

By: John Lynch, Archdeacon of Tuam

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Dublin, Published by The Stationery Office: 1951

Seller ID: 6544

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Red Hardcover Collotype Facsimile Unpaginated.About 150 pp.NOT a library copy. Gilt Spine Titles Reproduced At the Ordnance Survey Latin Text. Frontis Portrait. Excellent condition fine example of Government resources put to good use in reprinting this. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping our Celtic books first in brown paper before shipping. Good price Great condition First Edition. View more info

The Fury of the Northmen: Saints, Shrines and Sea-Raiders in the Viking Age Ad 793-878

By: John Marsden

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, St Martins Pr: 1995

Seller ID: 199

ISBN: 0312130805

Condition: Near Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Hardcover with Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Not Price Clipped.U.S.A:: St.Martins Press,, 1995. First American Edition. 8vo Clean pages, no underlines NOT a library book. Illustrated by Col and b/w Illus. The best book that shows the good parts of the Vikings, but shows the Axe murderers that they also were, and shows the people who actually had to live in fear of them, Christian monks, woman and children, and anyone with anything shiny.Great popular academic study. Many color and b/w full page plates. We wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust ... View more info

Sea-Road of the Saints Celtic Holy Men in the Hebrides

By: JOHN MARSDEN

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, U.s.a., Floris Books: January 1, 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66701

ISBN: 0863152104

Condition: Very Good+


First Edition Very Good+ Clean 213 Pages Trade Paperback. Notes. Bibliology. NOT a Institution copy. Among the best books on the Scottish and Irish Papar and their Imramma to the Hebrides, Pictish Orkney and Iceland and even Newfoundland. Academic and popular Marsden is bold but smart and is not afraid to remind that the Vikings are far better to admire from a rear mirror (My words) Excellent discussion on Columba and Voyage of Cormac and Brendan.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wrapped in brown paper before packing since 1977. First Edition. View more info

Dancing Day: Vocal score

By: John Rutter

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1974-11

Seller ID: 009504

ISBN: 019338065X

Condition: Near Very Good


London: Oxford Univ Press, 1974 Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo.Trade Paperback White Christmas Angel on Cover Very Good-. Some light shelf wear. 46 pp. Musical notation. Clean tight binding except for a few pencil musical performing direction clean inside. NOT a library book. First English Edition. A Cycle Of Traditional Christmas Carols. Arranged For S.S.A. Voices and Harp (or Piano) commissioned by the English West Midlands arts association and given in performance at Coventry Cathedral Commissioned by the English West Midlands Arts Association and Given in Per... View more info

The Voice of the Eagle/the Heart of Celtic Christianity Homily on the Prologue to the Gospel of St. John

By: John Scotus Eriugena

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hudson, Ny, Lindisfarne Pr: November 1990

Seller ID: 014903

ISBN: 0940262363

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Excellent Clean pages Early Medieval Irish Celtic Christian theology of John Scotus Eriugena.Text translation and commentary the brilliant Christopher Bamford Clean great shape. No writing Attractive Celtic design cover NOT a library copy Since Celtic Studies 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your cover. First Edition. View more info