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Vikings, Scots and Scraelings Signed and Inscribed By Author

By: Myrtle Simpson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, 1977 Gollancz, London: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 6642

ISBN: 0575022086

Condition: Fine


Fine 189 pp.Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Unclipped. Clean Pages NOT a library copy Great book, A woman's journey with children by canoe around Greenland in search of Viking and Eskimo and Celtic history and survival among this pre-Columbian history. Many b/w photos by kayak as well and theories as she goes , lives with Thule and Greenland. Great book Fine collectible condition book and jacket and Inscribed by Myrtle Simpson. Photo on cover of her canvas canoe among icebergs First Edition. View more info

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Atlantic Visions: 1st: International Conference Proceedings of the Society of St.Brendan the Navigator

By: n/a

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Boole Press: 1989

Seller ID: 016953

ISBN: 090678381X

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+. Clean Trade Paperback. 1st Irish Edition. 8vo. 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. "An Icelandic Horizon Calendar Key to Vinland" Jame... View more info

Treasures of early Irish art, 1500 B.C. to 1500 A.D: From the collections of the National Museum of Ireland, Royal Irish Academy, Trinity College, Dublin

By: New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum Of Art: 1977

Seller ID: 012462

ISBN: 0870991647

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Trade Paperback. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1978. 221 pp. Second American Edition. 4to .Large Trade Paperback Color Photos Clean Tight Binding.NOT a library copy. Full color photos of early medieval gold jewelry and illuminated manuscripts.This was an exhibition in N.Y.C Metropolitan Museum of Art.and this stunning catalog Trade Paperback with Full Color Photos on nearly every page Tara Brooch, Brian Boru Harp, the Book of Kells, on and on of treasures from Celtic Ireland Besides the color photos the text by some of the great Irish academics is also included in this large 220p... View more info

The Celtic Saints: An Illustrated and Authoritative Guide to These Extraordinary Men and Women

By: Nigel Pennick

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1997-04

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013856

ISBN: 0806996005

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First Edition Decorative Hardcover. NOT a library copy. Clean Collectible Condition..Great introduction to the Celtic Church and the Holy men and women in Brittany, Wales, Ireland, Pict land, Cornwall who saw the colors of heaven shinning on the edge of a pin. Great color illustrations. .. First Edition. View more info

Poetry and Letters in Early Christian Gaul Original Hardcover

By: Nora K. Chadwick

Price: $69.00

Publisher: England, Bowes & Bowes: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 178

Condition: Good+


Good+ Hardcover Clean pages No Underlines. Library numbers on spine but pocket removed and no plates. Good solid working copy of a very hard to find Nora Chadwick. If your interested in Celtic Post Roman Celtic Christian Gaul and Britain this contains source material you never ever see. Sulpicius Severus The era of the 'King Arthur' of history is brought closer into focus. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our books first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Christianity in Early Medieval Wales: The Origins Of The Welsh Spiritual Tradition Hardcover

By: Oliver Davies

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1996

Edition: First Welsh Editon

Seller ID: 015598

Condition: Good+


Wales: University of Wales Press, 1996. Book. Good+. Hardcover. First Welsh Editon. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Welsh Edition Brown Hardcover No Dust jacket Was Ever Issued By the Publisher Clean pages. NOT a library book. Good+ Some cover soiling and fading. Tight binding Inside clean. No writing. Uncommon in hardcover. One of the best Spiritual books on early Welsh Celtic Christian tradition. Academic, but passionate and inspired. Cover wear inside pristine.Since 1977 we wrap first in brown craft paper to respect the book and you. First Edition. View more info

Map of Roman Britain Ordnance Survey Fold Out Map and Book

By: Ordnance Survey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, England: Director General of the Ordnance Survey, 1956: 1956

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 008308

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Ordnance Survey, 1956 Fold Out Map and 25 pp Book. Very Good+ Clean. Paperback. Third Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Tall Stiff Wrappers. NOT A Library copy Third Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Great Roman Britain Ordinance survey map in a handsome card cover folder and historical history book.Very useful for the traveler looking for Roman Bath or 'Arthur' or the 'Brigantes' Handsome wonderful large map View more info

Sacred Time in Early Christian Ireland Hardcover First Edition

By: Patricia M. Rumsey

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, T. & T. Clark Publishers: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017054

ISBN: 0567032051

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Book. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean 258 pp. Hardcover First Edition Decorative Cloth. NOT a library copy. No dust jacket was ever issued by the publisher Excellent Penetrating insight into the two competing philosophies of the Celtic Church, one "Celtic" the other "Roman". Brilliant book with many translations from Latin and Irish and for book lovers a feast of a bibliography of the early Celtic Church.Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect cover . First Edition. View more info

Candle in the Darness Celtic Spirituality from Wales

By: Patrick Thomas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Hyperion Books: December 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11003

ISBN: 0863839746

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean 151 pp. B/W Illus. Condition NO writing NOT a library copy. A moving study of the Welsh Age of Saints in the early Celtic Medieval era. B/W drawings of Celtic Crosses in Wales Handsome in its soul. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies and Arthurian Legend since 1977 wrapped with respect First Edition. View more info

The Early Irish Church From The Beginnings To The Two Doves

By: Paul R. Lonigan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Queens New York, Celtic Heritage Press: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013692

Condition: Very Good+


Queens New York: Celtic Heritage Press, 1985. Book. Very Good+ Clean. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Original Self Published Edition.This very interesting history of the very early Irish church was privately published by a small house. The author is a Full Professor at Queens College and Teaches at Irish Studies wrote a more widely published book on the Druids. This deals with a lot of the folklore in the Irish Saints, like Ruadan and Cursing contest at Tara and the pre-Christian Class system translating in the Irish monastic church ... View more info

Celtic Inheritance Hardcover

By: Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $32.20

Publisher: United States, Dorset Press: 1992

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 016890

Condition: Fine


United States: Dorset Press, 1992. Book. Illus. by Gabriel Sempill. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Fine Dust jacket B/W Illus. Excellent introduction to the Celtic Speaking Church in Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, Brittany. All the theories. Great illustration Book of Kells Matthew on Cover. Collectible condition. Jacket not clipped. NOT a library book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Medieval Vision (The Visual Culture of Wales)

By: Peter Lord

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: April 1, 2004

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 016757

ISBN: 0708318010

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Welsh Edition Hardcover and Fine Unclipped Dust Jacket. Signed and Inscribed by the Welsh Folklore scholar. General Editor Geraint H.Jenkins NOT a library copy. Clean 285 pp. University of Wales Press, 2003. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed and Inscribed By The Editor. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. . Many Celtic faces and carved stone heads rarely seen. Welsh manuscript pages, even a Welsh Arthur illustration one never sees. Exquisite and powerful Celtic faces.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Shroud For The Archbishop A Sister Fidelma Mystery Hardcover First American Edition

By: Peter Tremayne

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, St.Martin's Press,: 1995

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 007785

Condition: Fine


New York: St.Martin's Press,, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Mystery novel set in early medieval Ireland. Great fine condition hardcover. Dust Jacket price clipped otherwise it too would be 'Fine'. No tears No chips Mylar protected Clean pages. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Sharing Celtic books since 1977.We wrap in brown paper before packing to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic Mysteries Windows to Another Dimension in America's Northeast

By: Philip Imbrogno; Marianne Horrigan

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cosimo Books: September 1, 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6664

ISBN: 1596052252

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Trade Paperback 164 pp. B/W Photos The fact the letter from John Pynchon in 1654 (included) mention these New England chamber sites (Here Gungywamp) "I should glad to hear the truth of it from your selfe I hear many strange reports about it" B/W photos. I've been to several and they are more than prose demands. I too, "should be glad to hear the truth of it' Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 wrapped well. View more info

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The Crosses And Culture Of Ireland

By: Porter, Arthur Kingsley

Price: $165.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Yale University Press: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716932

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First Edition Clean 143 pp. 275 B/W Photographs. NO Writing NO Signatures Brilliant Study of the Celtic Christian Iconography of the High Crosses. Bold in his defence of Irish Celtic culture and it's pre-Christian influence in it's art and critical of the demise of vibrancy and Spiritual dynamism when the Roman Church ousted the Native culture from its primacy.The Syrian and Hebrew influence on the early Irish church art is explored as well. Outstanding sharp photos in this First Edition. A slight hint of shelf wear an foxing.. Tight free of any writing. Pages clean too Deep outstand... View more info

The celestial hierarchy: (De Coelesti Hierarchia)

By: Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 2013-05

Seller ID: 90101

ISBN: 1489557172

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Condition 86 pp.Trade Paperback Sixth Century Treaty on the Seraphim, Cherubim and Thrones Angelic orders in heaven. One of the major early Christian works on Angelology. Translated into modern English. Not a library copy.Since 1977 We wrap our books first in brown paper to protect their covers. View more info

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Medieval Ties Between Italy and Ireland Hardcover

By: Rev.Martin Harney

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.S.A, St.Paul Editions: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010472

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: St.Paul Editions, 1963. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Mylared dust jacket. Concise study of the Irish Saints in Northern Italy in the early Middle Ages. b/w illus. Great collectible condition inside and out.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Saint Patrick And The Irish

By: Richard Cardinal Cushing

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Daughters of Saint Paul: 1979

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009247

Condition: Fine


Boston: Daughters of Saint Paul, 1979. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Trade Paperback No Underlines Wonderful study of 'Saint Patrick' through the eyes of faith by this beloved American Bishop. 111pp. Excellent condition. Three Geese In Flight 35 years offering Irish Books wrapped with respect for the book and you.. First Edition. View more info

The Barbarian Conversion From Paganism To Christianity Hardcover

By: Richard Fletcher

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Henry Holt: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016420

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Henry Holt, 1997. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a Library Book. Clean no marks. Stated 'First American Edition ' Numbers beginning with 1 The history of how the dark ages Saxons, Franks, Celts and Slavs and Scandinavian s became Christians. Pagan Europe, the Celtic church and Irish Saints. Comprehensive. Fine condition inside and out book and jacket. Great gift! Three Geese In Flight for 35 years we wrap first in paper before shipping. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Cloisters Bestiary The Metropolitan Museum Of Art Hardcover

By: Richard H. Randall Jr

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1960

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 006682

Condition: Fine


New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1960. Book. Illus. by B/ W Illus. and Photos. Fine. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Mylar protected Dust Jacket Many a weary pilgrim has found solace at the medieval monastic museum in upper west side Manhattan, known as the 'Cloisters" This is their publication of a Medieval bestiary made from the fabulous holdings bought by the Rockefellers. A treasure of a book. Handsome Red Cloth with Gilt and black rampant lion of cover. Near Fine Hardcover with dust jacket mylared. Near Fine condition... View more info

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The Ogam Inscribed Monuments Of The Gaedhil In The British Islands Illustrated with 50 Photo-Lithographic Plates Original 1879 Hardcover and Prospectus

By: Richard Holt Brash Edited by George M.Atkinson

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London, George Bell: 1879

Edition: First Editon

Seller ID: 387

Condition: Very Good


Original Very Good Large 1879 The Ogam Inscribed Monuments Of The Gaedhil In The British Islands 1/4 black leather and gilt spine titles deep purple/black boards This is the original George Bell published binding.with frontis portrait, xvi, 425 pp. 50 full page photo-lithographic plates and a folding map..Pages clean free of writing. Some scuffing and rubs with a fairly even straight loss across top of spine. Binding solid. NOT a library copy. NO writing NO personal bookplates. Also. Includes separate rare ephemera pages with a small corner of it torn. Not the book though.. This prospectus fo... View more info

Ancient Ireland A Study in the Lessons of Archeology and History

By: Robert A. MacAlister

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Beaufort Books: June 1972

Seller ID: 008061

ISBN: 0405087578

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover. Bright Green Cloth Clean B/W wonderful illustrations of Celtic Sacred sites and artifacts through out this classic study of Pagan Druid Ireland and early Celtic Christianity.B/W illus. Tight clean condition. No jacket issued by publisher plates, No writing NOT a library copy. View more info

The Bible In The Early Middle Ages Woodstock Papers Occasional Essays for Theology No.4

By: Robert E. McNally

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Maryland, Newman Press: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015505

Condition: Good+_


Maryland: Newman Press, 1959. Book. Good+_. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. Good+ Trade Paperback Small library pocket, and tape residue marks.Tight binding 117 pp. Pages clean free of any writing. This scholar's work on the Hebrew Apocrypha in the Celtic Church of Dark age Ireland is very important and hard to find. Here is an important early work of his on the Biblical texts available to the Church fathers. essays and then section of texts and additions. In the ongoing argument how much early irish literature was native and pre- Christian and how much was Greek and Roman Catholic i... View more info

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Old Ireland

By: Robert McNally Editor Ludwig Bieler, Diarmuid O'Laoghaire, John Hennig, James Carney, J.N.Hillgarth,

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ireland, Gill: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017134

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Red Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Collectible unclipped price and NOT a library copy. NO signature NO book plates either. Ireland: Gill, 1965. First Irish Edition. 8vo.. Clean text Nine concise essays by great scholars on the intellectual and Egyptian and Judean desert influences of Celtic Irish Christianity. The J.N.Hillgarth essay on Visigothic Spain as the conduit for this influence is and was ahead of it's time. Great condition! Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your jacket . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Iona

By: Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Stationery Office Books: December 1983

Seller ID: 015938

ISBN: 0114922829

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback.NOT a library book.32 pp Color Photos Scotland: Royal Commission on the Ancient Monuments of Scotland, 1988. Book.2nd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Color Photos Filled 31 pp. History and Guide to the Celtic Christian and Druid Sacred island of Iona in Scotland. Very Good+ condition. NOT a library book, no writing, wonderful inspiring book on Saint Columba's isle. First Edition. View more info

The Derrynaflan Hoard I: a Preliminary Account

By: Ryan, Michael (Ed. )

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dublin, National Museum of Ireland: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013547

ISBN: 0901777072

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Handsome Copy Full Color.66 pp. Tall Full Color Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to. Ireland: National Museum of Ireland, 1983.Plus Color Booklet Large Full Color illustrated study of the Silver Ninth century Celtic Irish Derrynaflan Chalice the way it was found before restoration on the cover on this large handsome quarto size study Also Irish Gold artifacts. Study of this Ardagh like chalice and the archaeology behind it Large quarto size Color and b/w photos.Also included brochure with color photo of this silver chalice after restoration, PLUS Irish newspaper clipping eph... View more info

Two Lives of Gildas

By: Saint,of Llancarfan; Ruys, Monk of Caradoc

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Felinfach, Llanerch Press: 1990

Seller ID: 874716859

ISBN: 0947992456

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Trade Paperback 110 pp..Hugh Williams translations of the Two Lives and Commentary. A whole very interesting section about King Arthur.taking pennance from Gildas different from Cambrensis! 110 pp. Clean text NOT a library copy. View more info

Making A Christian Landscape The Countryside In Early Medieval Cornwall, Devon and Wessex

By: Sam Turner

Price: $27.00

Publisher: England, University of Exeter Press: 2006

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 015529

Condition: Fine


England: University of Exeter Press, 2006. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Like New Trade Paperback Color and B/W Illustrations. Study of Dark Age Cornwall and Wessex Architecture and it's social significance in the interplay of Celtic and Saxon. Tintagel and the latest findings are explored. Handsome volume and challenging beliefs where Celtic begins and Saxon begins. Cornish Saints, forts, holy wells, clean free of markings NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

Bealoideas IML.II UIMH IV Nodlaig 1930 Kilkenny Folk Tales, Tobias Kavanagh

By: Seamus O' Duilearga Edited Robin Flower, Tobias Kavanagh, Patrick Duffy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ireland, Folklore of Ireland Society: 1930

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012888

Condition: Near Fine


Ireland: Folklore of Ireland Society, 1930. Book. Near Fine. Paperback. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Clean Complete 1930 Bealoideas Iml II-Uimh IV Among the English and Irish Gaelic language essays are Tobias Kavanagy 'Kilkenny Folk Tales""Some Co.Cork folktales" by Aine Ni Chroinin Much more 142pp. Great clean shape. NOT a library copy.Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies wraps our books first in brown paper to protect. First Edition. View more info

The Jewish Christians Of The Early Centuries of Christianity According To A New Source Proceedings Volume 11 No. 13

By: Shlomo Pines

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Jerusalem, The Israel Academy Of Sciences And Humanities: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66759

Condition: Very Good


Rare Original 1966 Jerusalem Published 77 pp. Study of lost Jewish Christian text within a Obscure Muslim text that attacked Christians for not following the Torah or Laws of Moses. Great Hebrew scholar Shlomo Pines translates much of this and explores aspects of Ebionite tradition. Original blue card stock binding bound into red buckram library binding by St.Mark's Library. No writing in text NO underlines. Our Five star customer service We wrap with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info