Category: Celtic Christianity


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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


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

The World of the Celts

By: Simon James

Price: $19.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012908

ISBN: 0500050678

Condition: Near Fine

Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Very good way to get a good look into the ancient Celtic world. Thames & Hudson,Color Plates, 1993 First American Edition. 8vo 300 illus.192 pp. Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Illustrated sections like clothing, weapons, Druids, food. their clothing and Religious inclinations. Great condition, bibliography.Not price clipped either. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Book Of Kells With 24 Colour Reproductions From The Original Pages Hardcover

By: Sir Edward Sullivan

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Studio Limited: 1952

Edition: Fifth edition

Seller ID: 560

Condition: 4to

Very Good Large Handsome 1952 Hardcover Published by Famous Studio Editions Twenty Four Full Page Color Plates plus 61 pp. of history and study of early Medieval Celtic art. Gilt spine titling. This large quarto hardcover is from the Albany New York Diocese Library and has their handsome book plate. No writing in book. Since 1977 Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books wraps our books first in brown paper to protect and respect the book View more info

Christian-Jewish Relations Through The Centuries (Academic Paperback)

By: Stanley E. [Editor]; Pearson, Brook W.R. [Editor]; Porter

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, U.k. & New York, New York, U.s.a., T. & T. Clark Publishers: 2004-12-19

Seller ID: 66755

ISBN: 0567041700

Condition: Fine

Fine Collectible Condition 503 pp. Over Twenty Four Essays on Jewish Christianity and the period when it became Gentile.NOT a library copy Jewish presence in late Celtic Gaul "This stone shall bear witness (Joshua 24.27) Jews, Christians and Inscriptions in Early Medieval Gaul" Mark Handley "Misguided Missals:Is Early Christian Music Jewish or is it Greaco-Roman?" More Collectible condition.three Geese in Flight Celtic studies since 1977 packed well First Edition. View more info

A Ring Of Magic Islands

By: Sybil; Leek, Stephen Leek

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Xs Books: 1976

Seller ID: 006800

ISBN: 0817405879

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Tour of the Druid islands, Saint Kilda, Caldy, Iona, Mona many more and the sacred sites associated with them. Accompanying are many great extraordinary photos..and view by this Seer Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books since 1977 with five star customer service Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Iona Community Story

By: T. Ralph Morton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, Lutterworth: 1957

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011636

Condition: Near Very Good

Near Very Good.Little Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 12mo Trade Paperback Story of the founding and revival of Columba's Iona and the modern community there.Good solid shape. Some discoloration on rear cover but handsome book.Clean 96 pp. Frontis plate. NOT a library book. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

Saints Knights and Llannau

By: T.Thornley Jones

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Wales, Gomer Press: 1975

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 007638

Condition: Very Good+

Wales: Gomer Press, 1975. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Welsh Edition. 8vo. Hardcover with Dust Jacket both Near Fine.NOT a Library copy. NOT Price cut. Clean pages inside. From 'Saint Cadoc' to 'Elen of the Hosts', Picts in North Wales. A fine work of scholarship looking at Celtic Saints as closer to Marchog or Knights in the early Middle Ages and even some of their kingly and monastic relations to the Picts in North Wales since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Deiseal & withershins: Exploring the Celtic sunwise way

By: Terri Dowell-Dennis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Proquest, Umi Dissertation Publishing: 2012-07

Seller ID: 594

ISBN: 1249075270

Condition: Fine

Collectible Fine Large Trade Paperback Study of the Celtic Magic Practice of Sunwise Blessing and counter rotation cursing. Illustrations of particular magic wells and stone sites. Sunwise movement in Ireland in water and stone. Excellent work. Clean 110 pp. Color and B/W Illustrated Fine collectible condition Three Geese in Flight Celtic studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Pictures And Legends From Normandy And Brittany Original 1881 Illustrated Hardcover

By: Thomas And Katharine Macquoid

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5233

Condition: Near Fine

Original Embossed Salmon Colored Boards with Gilt Breton Village on Cover and Gilt Woman's Head Coifs on the Spine 320 pp.Tissue present on Frontis illustration Over Thirty Four Illustrations of Medieval Cathedrals Megaliths and Breton and Norman Clothing. Pardons and Celtic Breton Fountains Quimper, Auray folklore. Window in 19th century Normandy and Brittany in a very handsome volume NOT a library cop. Small private 19th plate on inside board. Rare Near Fine condition. Except for some page foxing, tight binding, clean free of writing and excellent handsome condition First Edition. View more info

Margaret of York, Simon Marmion, and The Visions of Tondal (Getty Trust Publications: J. Paul Getty Museum)

By: Thomas Kren Editor

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Getty Publications: 1992-07

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015166

ISBN: 0892362049

Condition: Fine

Fine.Collectible Condition Trade Paperback.California: The J.Paul Getty Museum, 1st Edition 1992. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Large Folio Trade Paperback NOT a library copy Large Handsome Folio study of the Medieval Irish 'Vision of Tondal' Twenty five scholarly pilgrimage essays by different scholars on all aspects of this late Celtic Visionary Apocalypse. Dozens and dozens b/w illustrations of Manuscript illustrations fill this essay filled Pilgrimage beauty. Irish influence on Renaissance Excellent clean, tight condition, Color illus Huge treasure.Three Gees... View more info

The Celtic Christianity Of Cornwall Divers Sketches And Studies

By: Thomas Taylor

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Wales, Llanerch: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014786

Condition: Fine

Wales: Llanerch, 1995. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. like new Celtic Cross and red Celtic knots on cover. First Thus .184 pp. Study of the Cornish Celtic church it's tonsure and difference with the English Roman church. Cornish Saints,Saint Michael's Mount.. View more info

Who Was Saint Patrick?

By: Thompson, E. A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan: 1986-03

Seller ID: 016502

ISBN: 0312870841

Condition: Near Fine

Near Fine First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped NOT a institution copy.St. Martin's Press. Without a doubt E.A.Thompson was one of the most interesting original thinkers to write about Post Roman and Early Medieval history. His political perspectives make the Dark Ages alive with personality agree or disagree this serious scholar never bores and always educates. Here First Edition in Collectible like new condition inside and out, book and jacket. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight packs our books with care for the covers. Dust jacket present. First ... View more info

ST.Cadvan's Stone Towyn (Timothy Lewis) Aberystwyth Studies Vol.IX Original Publication

By: Timothy Lewis, Edward Bensly, M.J.Ross Valmay, Burdwood Evans

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016888

Condition: Very Good

Very Good.Original Complete 129pp.Academic Paperback. 1927 Wales: University of Wales Press, 1927.First Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Aberystwyth Studies Vol.IX Journal Earliest Welsh Inscription on a Welsh Saint on a standing stone. Five other articles i.e, "The Philosophy of Giovanni Gentile" also "The Scenery of Vergil's Eclogues" H.J.Rees more Very good. Some pages uncut. Light library markings. No writing in text. No pocket in back.. First Edition. View more info

The Life Of Saint Columba (Columb-Kille A.D.521-597) By Saint Adamnan Hardcover Decorative Gilt Celtic Design On Spine.

By: Wentworth Huyshe

Price: $39.00

Publisher: England, George Routledge & Sons,: 1922

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 775

Condition: Very Good

England: George Routledge & Sons,, 1922. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Third Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Beautiful Little Hardcover Decorative Gilt Celtic Design On Spine.Very Good Clean Pages. Third Printing. Handsome Fold Out Map. Very important early primary source on the Picts, the pre-Roman Celtic Church, Columba's Iona and Dark Age Scotland and of course Loch Ness's monster appears! Handsome little edition with Celtic designs on hardcover's spine. A few small rubs marks on boards else very good. No underlines NO writing in text. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies ... View more info

The Voice Of Jesus in the Social Rhetoric of James

By: Wesley Hiram Wachob

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Cambridge: 2005

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 781605986114

ISBN: 0521020670

Condition: Good-

The Jewish social responsibility of Jesus reflected in the words of James the just here studied in this Cambridge University Press 251pp.Trade Paperback. A shelf wear working copy with highlighting and some underlines. NOT a library copy. Tight binding First Edition. View more info

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On The Calendar Of Oengus Leabar Brecc Original 1875 Folio Hardcover

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Dublin, Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy: 1875

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012237

Condition: Very Good+

Rare Very Good+ First Hardcover Original Folio 1875 volume An impressive 354pp. Folio semi-diplomatic edition of four MSS 6, 7, 9, and 10, with introductory essay (1--25), corrigenda (26--31), translation, glossarial index (pages ccix--cccxxix), geographical index to the notes (pages cccxxxi--cccxxxviii), Index of persons mentioned in the notes.Dublin: Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, 1875. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio Also Notes from The Leabar Brecc. It appears to be the original boards but the spine has been handsomely re backed with the same material and the ori... View more info

The Annals of Tigernach (Volumes 1 and 2) (Irish and Latin Edition)

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Llanerch Press: 1993

Seller ID: 66746

ISBN: 0947992987

Condition: Fine

Collectible Fine Two Volume Trade Paperback Set.Clean Pages. First Thus Important Collection Of Irish Monastic Annals Gaelic and English integrating the Twelve Tribes of Israel and the Gaels Tara and into Norse Dublin.Translated and Published in Revue Celtique by the great Whitley Stokes in 1895/1896 and here gathered in two separate handsome volumes by Llanerch Press in 1993. Fine clean condition 263 pp. 390 pp.NOT library copies.Very hard to find both volumes now and very important Irish Celtic insights besides the integrating mythic Hebrew and Celtic history.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Myt... View more info

A Glance At The Island Of Lewis Original 19th C. Excepted Nine B/W Illustrated Bee-Hive Hut Near Loch Barvas Pages

By: William Black

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harpers New Monthly Magazine:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5258

Condition: Fine

Original 9 pp. Excerpted Pages From a C.19th Century Issue of Harper's New Monthly with a plasticine cover with binding strip for page turning of "A Glance At The Island Of Lewis" by William Black the author of a Princess of Thule with b/w little illus of the "Stones of Callernish" and "Bee-Hive Hut Near Loch Barvas" More Fine condition. Original 9 pages NOT a library copy NOT a reprint First Edition. View more info

Handbook Of Irish Antiquities

By: William F. Wakeman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Studio: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 583

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Illustrated B/W line drawings in this 322 pp. Trade Paperback Second edition of this great classic of Irish Megalithic and Celtic Christian artifacts and Jewwlry. Great Clochans and beehive huts. No writing in text no numbers no book plates Clean View more info