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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: $69.00

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

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Fethard It's Abbey Original 1903 Hardcover

By: J.A.Knowles Rev.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dublin, James Duffy & Co,: 1903

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 005426

Condition: Fine


Dublin: James Duffy & Co,, 1903. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Original First Irish 1903 Edition Gilt Decorative Celtic Design Hardcover. Very Good. History and tour of this Celtic Medieval monastic site. B/W Photos. Attractive Gilt Celtic knot embossed designs on cover and spine too. Tight binding. No writing in text. NOT a library copy.[ First Edition. 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

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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: $200.00

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

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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

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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Atlantic Visions The First International Conference Of The Proceedings Of The Society Of Saint.Brendan

By: John de Courcy Ireland And David C.Sheehy Edited Proinsias Mac Cana, Sean McGrail, Tomas O' Caoimh, Claude Evans, Robert Grenier, Jamew W.Mavor jr. and Byron E.Dix

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ireland, Boole Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016953

Condition: Very Good+


Ireland: Boole Press, 1989. Book. Very Good+. Clean Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ inside and out. Tight binding, free of writing. Rare Proceedings of A Dublin Academic Conference on St.Brendan and Celtic Seafaring to North America. Small Irish printing. Two dozen or so academic essays" Pilotage and Navigation in the Times of St. Brendan" Sean McGrail "The Voyage Of St.Brendan Literary and Historical Origins" Proinsias Mac Cana "Early Breton Voyages to Canada" "Basque Whalers of Labrador" Robert Grenier. "A... 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

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

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Scotland In Early Christian Time The Rhind Lectures In Archaeology -1879

By: Joseph Anderson (Author)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, David Douglas: 1881

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6636

Condition: Near Fine


Original Near Fine Green 1881 Dark Green Hardcover Xiv + 262 pp, illustrated with plates,89 text Tight binding, clean pages. NO writing NOT a library copy NO book plates Clean black end papers Bright gilt spine titles. The illustrations are amazing of Beehive huts and Clochans and Monastic sacred sites. Holy bells and Standing Crosses.. Really special copy Near Fine. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies our passion since 1977 packed with respect. First Edition. View more info

Conversing with Angels and Ancients: Literary Myths of Medieval Ireland

By: Joseph Falaky Nagy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Usa, Cornell University Press: 1997-07

Seller ID: 011811

ISBN: 0801483689

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Clean Trade Paperback. 256pp. Cornell Univ.Press, 1997. First American Edition. 8vo Academic study of medieval Irish Christianity integration with Pagan Druidism and translations by this fine Celtic Studies scholar! Celtic and Apocrypha Mysticism runs thru this writing like a brookside stream. Clean NOT a library copy. Three Geese in Flight wrapping with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Medieval Cult of St Petroc (Studies in Celtic History) Studies in Celtic History XIX

By: Karen Jankulak

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Woodbridge Suffolk, Uk, Boydell Press: 2000-10

Seller ID: 5223

ISBN: 0851157777

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Clean and Tight Free of any Writing or Markings NOT a library copy. Near Fine actually except for a slight surface scratch on cover. Comprehensive study of Petroc of the Splintered Spear. A Cornish Celtic saint and relative of King Arthur. Here is a comprehensive 261 pp. study of his cult the lives, in Cornwall, Brittany and Britain. Great price in great , clean tight shape. Celtic studies since 1977 View more info

Standing Stones And Other Monuments Of Early Ireland

By: Kenneth McNally

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Ireland, Appletree Press: 1984

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 5297

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Collectible 128 pp. B/W Photos of Well known and Unknown Megaliths, Passage Graves, Standing Stones, Dolmens of Early Pre-Christian and Ogham Crosses in Monastic Ireland. The photos capture the shadow and spirit and the text illuminated the images. Clean pages Free of writing NO Underlines. NOT a library copy. Great inscribed stones and bibliography as well. Since 1977 wrap our Celtic Studies first in brown paper to protect your books cover! First Edition. View more info

Late Antique and Early Christian Book Illumination First Edition First Printing

By: Kurt Weitzmann

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1977

Seller ID: 177

ISBN: 0807608300

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover and Fine Unclipped Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. Clean no writing no underlines.126 pp. 46 Full Color Plates Late Antique, Egyptian and Greek illuminated manuscript plates that led to Irish and Celtic Book of Kells and Book of Durrow. Academic text and full page plates. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Mysterious Stone Sites in the Hudson Valley of New York and Northern New Jersey

By: Linda Zimmermann

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Eagle Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6595

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible 172 pp. B/W Photos and Drawings Clean Pages. Even If you refuse to accept that the Irish came to America before the Vikings if you go to any of these mixed use chambers and you go the their counterparts in Ireland it is quite compelling if you tune out those who see Ogham in every crack on wall or the opposite who insist Columbus was the first and refuse the Irish claim on basically racist reasons, you might change your mind if you go see them. If you cannot this book is good collection with great photos.Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 packed with care. View more info

Landscape with Two Saints: How Genovefa of Paris and Brigit of Kildare Built Christianity in Barbarian Europe

By: Lisa M Bitel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2009-05

Seller ID: 66816

ISBN: 0195336526

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket with only a hint of shelf wear. NOT a library copy. NO writing. Fine scholars study of St. Brigit of Kildare and St. Genovefa a Gaulish holy woman of Paris. This book looks at these holy woman's relation to sacred landscape architecture. Great shape Three Geese in Flight wrapping our Celtic books in brown paper before packing to protect dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Isle Of the Saints Monastic Settlement and Christian Community in Early Ireland Hardcover

By: Lisa M. Bitel

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Ireland, Cornell University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5298

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean 268 pp.Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket No writing NOT a library copy. Journey into Early Medieval Celtic Christian Ireland Since 1977 wrapping our Celtic Studies Books First in brown paper to protect the dust jacket.before shipping Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info