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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

Targumic and Cognate Studies Essays in Honour of Martin McNamara (JSOT Supplement)

By: Kevin J. & Michael Maher, eds Cathcart

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sheffield, England, Sheffield Academic Press: January 1996

Seller ID: 013590

ISBN: 1850756325

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First English Edition Hardcover. 8vo Clean 250 pp. NOT a library book. A fine collection of academic essays on Hebrew Targum, Aramaic magic and Jewish Ezekiel texts, Job. Collected in honor of Martin McNamara the fine Irish scholar famous for his books on the Jewish Apocrypha in the old Irish and Celtic Church. The Hebrew influence in Celtic Christianity might one day reveal Ebionite, or Jewish Christian survival through Syria reaching the Celtic church.Certainly Paul in his letter was angry with Galicians for this. A light two inch discoloration spot on cover else like new and fine... 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

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The Holy Wells of Clwyd. Ffynhonnau Iachaol Clwyd.

By: Louise Jones

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Wales, 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90089

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original Limited printing. Color cover pictured 15 pp. and many b/w photos of the Celtic Holy Wells of Clwyd Wales with description in anecdoted by devotees and visitors. Very good a little shelf handling to covers else clean and tight and free of markings.Important to add to ones collection of Sacred water and Holy Wells' First Edition. View more info

Early Monasteries in Cornwall (Studies in Celtic History)

By: Lynette Olson

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 1989-04

Seller ID: 015507

ISBN: 0851154786

Condition: Fine


England: Boydell, 1989. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition.Collectible Hardcover with Dust Jacket both in Near Fine clean condition. NOT a library book. Not price clipped dust jacket. Clean 135 pp.The only purely academic work to focus on Celtic Christian monastic sites In Dark Age and Medieval Cornwall. Handsome addition to a collection of Boydell's Studies In Celtic History' Since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before shipping to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

St Samson of Dol and the Earliest History of Brittany, Cornwall and Wales

By: Lynette Olson

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Textstream: 2017

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716876

ISBN: 178327218X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition Clean 219 pp. Excellent anthology of essays on the controversies in Early Medieval Cornwall, Brittany and Wales about the extent of the travels of these Celtic saints who set up monastic sites during the Arthurian era. The arguments pro and con. Collectible condition at great price. Three Geese In Flight offering what we are passionate about since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Celtica IV Edited By M. A. O' Brien

By: M. A. O' Brien Edited Myles Dillon

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies: 1958

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 874716902

Condition: Fine


Original Collectible Fine Clean Condition.297 pp. NOT a library copy NO signatures or writing. Among the Essays and translations in here from Irish Gaelic is the "Scel Saltrach Na Rann (Jewish lore of after the Food)The prose version Here is further evidence of the Hebrew Apocrypha and Aggadah so popular among the learned Irish Christians. Indeed part of what makes the Celtic speaking church so different and an anathema to Rome was this as the better known Passover influence on Easter dating to say nothing of the Druidic tonsure. Almost two dozen other essays and texts. First Edition. View more info

The World Of Colmcille Also known as Columba Hardcover

By: Mairead Ashe Fitzgerald

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Ireland, O'Brien: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015131

Condition: Very Good+


Ireland: O'Brien, 1997. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket in great clean shape. Pages clean. Photos, Maps and b/w storytelling drawings accent this physical introduction to Saint Columba and the life of the Irish Celtic Church.Wonderful NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Crosses Of Britain and Ireland

By: Malcolm Seaborne

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Shire Archaeology: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 228

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Trade Paperback B/W Photos. Excellent concise 64 pp. history of the evolution of Celtic Christian expression Cross-slab crosses and its symbolism on these early post-Roman and early Medieval crosses. Really deep expression of Celtic art symbolism. Like new. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight we wrap our celtic books first in brown paper. View more info

The Woman with the Alabaster Jar: Mary Magdalen and the Holy Grail

By: Margaret Starbird

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.s.a., Bear & Company: 1993-06

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 90075

ISBN: 1879181037

Condition: Fine


SIGNED AND INSCRIBED" For Ed The dessert shall bloom" Margaret L. Starbird " on Title page Collectible Fine Clean Condition 199 pp. Compelling discussion of Mary Magdalene the Grail as Alabaster Jar and Davidic line of the Mashiach which both Hebrew and Christian believe.Narbonne is the key. Clean NOT from an institution or private collection. Three Geese in Flight Arthurian and Celtic books since 1977 View more info

Three Months In The Forests Of France A Pilgrimage In Search Of Vestiges Of The Irish Saints In France

By: Margaret Stokes

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, George Bell: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016817

Condition: Very Good+


London: George Bell, 1895. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Very Good+ Original 1895 First Edition Hardcover B/w Plates and Drawings. A stunning Spiritual journey into the Irish Dark Age Irish Saints into France and Belgium. Sacred rites funeral customs at crossroads. St.Gobain St.Ultan Saint Fursa visions. Includes Adamnan's Vision. Irish Celtic chambers stone architecture. Absolutely amazing work Stokes was also a scholar of early Irish art. Large handsome volume. Clean, tight binding. Gitle titles Gold Pilgrim's ship on cover. NOT a library copy. Gr... View more info

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Early Christian Architecture In Ireland Illustrated With Woodcuts Original 1878 First Edition Hardcover

By: Margaret Stokes

Price: $195.00

Publisher: 1878, 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6578

Condition: Very Good


First Edition Large Quarto Green Hardcover With Gilt Celtic Knots and Uncial Lettering on Spine 150 pp.Text. 108 B/W Plates. Large illustrated filled study of the Earliest Celtic and Irish Christian stone churches, Oratories, Round Towers, Dry Stone Walls and Free Standing Celtic Crosses. Also Illuminated Irish Gaelic Manuscript illus and Margaret Stokes historical text on Beehive Clochans and Full page Illus. of St. Michael's Rock. Also Romanesque and Viking Ireland, illustrations on every page. Frontis with tissue has King Solomon's Temple illustrated. See our photo. Tight binding. Very good... View more info

Enlli - Tu Hwnt i'r Swnt

By: Marian Delyth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Gwasg Carreg Gwalch: 2015

Seller ID: 66847

ISBN: 1845274865

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition. Decorative Hardcover. Clean Pages NOT a library copy 168 pp Color Photos Bardsey Island the island of 20,000 Saints.Gwynedd. St. Cadfan built a chapel there and Arthur knew this island well.Please note despite Amazon listing. Here Completely in Welsh language Every page a color portrait.Fine shape. First Edition. View more info

Ancient Christian Magic Coptic Texts of Ritual Power

By: Marvin W. Meyer; Richard Smith

Price: $90.00

Publisher: U.s.a., Harpercollins: March 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11020

ISBN: 006065578X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket First Edition Number line beginning 12345678910 Unclipped Dust Jacket NOT a library copy 407 pp. No signatures Important collection of Egyptian Coptic Christian Spells, Prayers and Chants translated Egyptian Healing Medical Chants, Exorcisms and Spells to drive out unclean spirits..Clean pages and text by Marvin W.Meyer & Richard Smith. Important for one library of scared texts. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 Five star customer service Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Serpent and the Goddess: Women, Religion, and Power in Celtic Ireland

By: Mary Condren

Price: $37.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harper San Francisco: 1989

Seller ID: 006891

ISBN: 0062501569

Condition: Very Good+


U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1989. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. Very Good+ First Edition Trade Paperback Clean Free Of Writing No underlines NOT a library book.'First Edition' Study of Celtic women in the Celtic Church. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic books packs each book first in brown paper before packing to protect their covers. First Edition. View more info

Land of a Thousand Cairns: Revival of Old-Style Ceremonies

By: Mary Gage, James Gage

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Amesbury, Ma, Powwow River Books: 2017-03-31

Seller ID: 6637

ISBN: 0981614124

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Large 256 pp. Trade Paperback B/W Extensively Illustrated NOT a library copy. A excellent look at cairns, chambers, and all kinds of dry stone enigmas in New England be they Irish, Algonquin or Colonial. Open mided and comprehensive. Fine clean condition First Edition. View more info

Short Guide Blarney Castle And Rock Close

By: Mary Penelope Hillyard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Co.Cork, Woodlands Press: 1961

Edition: 10th Edition

Seller ID: 5311

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean 15 pp. B/W Illustrated Guide to this beloved Irish site unconsciously associated with Bardic tradition and Celtic stone myth. :"Blarney Stone kissing" Here the irish medieval history is stressed with the connection to Robert Bruce and Cormac MacCarthy. B/W Photos. Cool little booklet fits into outer card stock binding. Clean free of writing NO markings, just small reading crease. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we at Three Geese In Flight pack our Celtic studies with respect View more info

The Medieval Welsh Religious Lyric: Poems of the Gogynfeirdd, 1137-1282

By: MCKENNA, Catherine A

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Belmont, Massachusetts, U.s.a., Ford and Bailie Publishers, 1991: 1991

Seller ID: 014564

ISBN: 0926689029

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Dust Jacket. Clean 241 pages NOT a library book.Massachusetts: Ford & Baile,NOT clipped. NO chips just a few tiny tears at top of spine as close to 'fine' as can be. 1991 First American Edition. 8vo. Bardic Welsh Poetry of the Medieval era. Arthur is no stranger nor are Aneirin and Taliesin in this excellent book . Text, Notes Welsh poetry one side English facing..Clean and Fine condition.Catherine Mckenna is a brilliant guide into Cistercian Monastic poetry and the Spiritual inspiration in the poems themselves. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies our... View more info

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The Story Of Glastonbury And The Grail Or The Light Of Avalon A Mystery Play Concerning The Introduction Of Christianity To England By Joseph Of Arimathea

By: Melchior Macbride

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Hunter And Longhurst: 1909

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 90064

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Rare Original Grey Card Stock Covers Second Edition 105 pp. Frontis Illus. NOT a Library copy Occasional page foxing. Shelf aging 3/4 chip on bottom of book foxing Near Very good some cover soling and light crease on cover edge Signature at top of cover. This is the very uncommon "Second cheaper edition" as stated under author's name Red titling.Author's real name "John Purcell Quinton" Fascinating Grail Play about Joseph of Arimathea (Jewish Christian) entry into Britain and British Druidism Bardic Gorsedd, Mary and Arivagus and Boadicea Arthurian legend and five... View more info

The Story of Glastonbury and the Grail or The Light of Avalon: A mystery play concerning the introduction of christianity to England by Joseph of Arimathea

By: Melchior Macbride

Price: $37.00

Publisher: 0543764559: 1

Seller ID: 11033

ISBN: 0543764559

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Clean 105 pp. Drama of Joseph of Arimathea and the Grail in Glastonbury Atlanteans and Druids View more info

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The Legends Of SS. Ninian and Machor From An Unique MS. in the Scottish Dialect of the Fourteenth Century

By: Metcalfe W. M. Edited with Introduction, Notes, & Glossary

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Scotland, Alexander Gardner: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6535

Condition: Very Good


Original 1904 First Scottish Edition Hardcover Clean 237 pp.NO Writing in Text NO Underlines NOT a library copy. Introduction, Text, Glossary Pristine Spine Title Patch. NO Chips. But a great deal of mottling on front and back cover but spine as in photo perfect. Text clean. End paper shadow and toning where a paper lay. Tight. binding. The Celtic Saint Ninian who lived in the "White House" or "Candida Casa" a disciple of Kentigern who is said to baptize Merlin in Scotland. Also Legend of St. Machor and his association with Columba or Colmcille and Iona. Primary texts with tran... View more info

Crossing over Sea and Land: Jewish Missionary Activity in the Second Temple Period

By: Michael F Bird

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Hendrickson Pub: 2010-01

Seller ID: 016425

ISBN: 159856434X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Clean Pages No Writing NOT a Library Book Study of Jewish and Jewish Christian sea voyages and missions to Europe, and the east into Asia. Joseph of Arimathea is a example of a Jew bringing Gentiles into the Jewish faith of the apostles. Academic notes bibliography. Fine condition. First Edition. View more info

Medieval Ireland The Enduring Tradition Hardcover

By: Michael Richer

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, : St. Martin's Press,: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005590

Condition: Fine


New York: : St. Martin's Press,, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket both clean and excellent fine condition. Not price clipped either Overall study of early Ireland and it's Celtic culture and Brehon laws. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Saints of Gwynedd (Studies in Celtic History)

By: Molly Miller

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90077

ISBN: 0851151140

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket NOT an institution copy Free of any markings Jacket has some very slight soiling. NOT snipped.Clean 132 pp."Pilgrimage Routes To Bardsey". Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info