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Sultans of Spin: Syrian Sacred Music on the World Stage American Anthropologist Volume 105 Number 2 June 2003 Special Expanded Book Review Section

By: Jonathan H. Shannon Editor Susan H. Lees

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U. S. A., American Anthropologist Association: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017019

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: American Anthropologist Association, 2003. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Complete 254pp. Issue Essays I.E."Sultans of Spin: Syrian Sacred Music on the World Stage" As well as "Special Expanded Book Review Section". First Edition. View more info

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Actas Do Segundo De Estudios Proceedings of the Second Galician Congress Brown University Novembro 10-12,1988

By: Jose Amor Y Vazques Antonio Carreno Edited

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Galacia, Galaxia: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014417

Condition: Fine


Galacia: Galaxia, 1990. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade First Edition Paperback. Clean Pages NOT a library book Essays in English and Spanish. "A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia', 'Contemporary Pilgrimage to Santiago: Following in Footsteps of Our Ancestors, in English, in Spanish 'Das Meigas, Bruxas, Edemos: Superstition in Celas Mazurca para dos muertos','Emilia Pardo Bazan y el folklore Gallego' Much more. Rare Spanish Celtic Studies Fine Condition Three Geese In Flight 40 years offering Celtic s... View more info

Identifying the 'Celtic' Csana Yearbook 2 (CSANA Yearbook)

By: Joseph Falaky. Nagy

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Four Courts Pr Ltd: February 2003

Seller ID: 014455

ISBN: 1851826750

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. Ireland: Four Courts Press, 2002. First Edition. NOT a library copy. Clean 144 pp. Joseph Falaky Nagy, Catherine McKenna, Patrick K. Ford, Sioned Davies, Maria Tymoczko, Thomas O'Loughlin, More. Essays on Triple Brigid and Saint Brigit, and a Celtic Theology' Another essay 'Who were the Attacotti.' Philip Freeman. Clean and bright. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Books 35 years wrapping first in paper and then bubble before shipping. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Christian Art In Ancient Ireland Original 1941 Hardcover

By: Joseph Raferty

Price: $105.80

Publisher: Dublin, Stationary Office of Ireland: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005859

Condition: Near Fine


Dublin: Stationary Office of Ireland , 1941. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Full Page b/w Illus. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Atlas Folio - over 23 - 25" tall. Original Folio 1941 Hardcover. Near Fine First. Irish Ed. NOT a library book. Huge Folio Clean No Markings or Underlines Large collection of full page plates of Celtic metal work, 182pp and 140 Plates Illuminated Celtic manuscript, bells, crozier's, statues. Classic academic text on early Celtic Medieval Christian Ireland it's history and jewelry and art techniques. A little cover soiling only. Tight binding. Wonderful condi... View more info

The Grail Procession

By: Justin E.Griffin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U. S. A., McFarland & Company: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012274

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: McFarland & Company, 2001. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback Clean Free of Markings Study of Grail symbolism. Excellent condition 157pp. NOT a library book.. First Edition. View more info

Jesus the Son of Man

By: Kahlil Gibran

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: June 27, 1946

Seller ID: 016929

ISBN: 0394431243

Condition: Fine


Fine Facsimile Hardcover and Near Fine Unclipped Dust Jacket New York: 1991 5th or later Edition.8vo of the great Lebanese Christian mystic Kahlil Gibran. B/W Clean NOT a library copy. Kahlil was one of the beloved greats of the "Sixties" His book "The Prophet" was on every Hippie's shelf. He actually lived with Father Francis in the Church on the Mount in Woodstock New York. Here is handsome excellent collectible condition edition.. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Flowering Of Ireland Saints Scholars & Kings Hardcover First Edition

By: Katharine Scherman

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A:, Little,Brown and Company,: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 377

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A:: Little,Brown and Company,, 1981. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Hardcover Stated First Edition Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket B/W illus. Jacket one small closed tear. NOT a library copy. No Writing No underlines. A really great window into pagan and early Christian Ireland. Fine overview of early Celtic church and it's influence in Europe. Columbanus, Saint Brendan' journey.This is a really good one volume study of the flowering of Celtic culture and Europe's first Renaissance inspired by the Irish. Complex and dee... View more info

Music, Ritual, and Falasha History (Ethiopian Series, Monograph No 17)

By: Kay Kaufman Shelemay

Price: $55.00

Publisher: East Lansing, Mi, Michigan State Univ African Studies: 1989

Seller ID: 006390

ISBN: 0870132741

Condition: Fine


Fine.Hardcover.Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First Edition Michigan State University, 1989. Book.Great Condition. Clean pages NOT a library book. In depth study of the ritual, history and music of the ancient Hebrews of Ethiopia! Musical notation, and songs. A rare window into a road that leads to King Solomon's court. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Irish People An Illustrated History

By: Kenneth Neill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Mayflower Assoc: October 1983

Seller ID: 016214

ISBN: 0831750049

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover And Very Good+Dust Jacket: Gill And Macmillan, 1979. Photos Illus. by Color and B/W. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to This book of Irish history is like a living film there are so many pictures and photos that tell the noble story Fine large book. Clean. NOT a library book Filled with photos. Complex and comprehensive history book. Collectible True First Irish Edition in great shape book and jacket Three Geese In Flight 40 years selling Celtic Books in America wrapping first in brown paper before packing. Dust jacket present. 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

The Aran Islands And Me The American Irish Historical Society Vol.37 1976 Hardcover

By: Kevin M.Cahill Joseph R.Peden Dennis Smith Don Dunphy

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U. S. A., The American Irish Historical Society: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005054

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: The American Irish Historical Society, 1976. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Clean Collectible First Edition Original Hardcover Edition.NOT a library copy. A Dozen great Irish Historical Essays that are available nowhere else. i.e.Dennis Smith "The Aran Islands and Me" James H.Tully, Jr on Sir William Johnson and his relationship with Oneidas and Mohawks in"Irish Pioneers In Northern New York." Also horse racing sportscaster Don Dunphy "They're off at Belmont" "Irish at the Belmont race track and &#... View more info

Gnosis on the Silk Road: Gnostic Parables, Hymns & Prayers From Central Asia

By: Klimkeit, Hans-Joachim

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Harpercollins: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014476

ISBN: 0060645865

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Not Price clipped. NOT a library book. Collection of silk road where Buddhism, Manichean, Taoist and Persian Gnostic Christian prayers, spells and chants meet. Here translated for the first time Hardcover with Buddhist illus Dust Jacket in Excellent condition..Since 1977 Five star customer service Dust jacket present. 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

The Observer's Book of Old English Churches

By: Lawrence E. Jones

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & C0.: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010556

Condition: Fine


Fine.Handsome Little Red Hardcover. London: Frederick Warne & Co.1965. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Fine Collectible Book of Old English Churches Red Hard Cover. First English Edition. Clean pages.Photos Wonderful photos and b/w Illustrations. in this architectural guide to the ceilings, archways, roofs, doorways of medieval Churches of England and the border.Stained glass furniture, towers, vaults, brass rubbings, vaulted ceilings. Page after page of academic design illustrations. Great shape too. With this in your pocket you are traveling with Thomas a Becket..Three Geese In ... View more info

The Archaeology and History of Glastonbury Abbey Essays in Honour of the Ninetieth Birthday Of C.A. Raleigh Radford

By: Lesley Abrams and James P.Carley Edited

Price: $115.00

Publisher: England, Boydell Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015195

Condition: Very Good


England: Boydell Press, 1991. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good First Edition Hardcover Clean Pages NOT a library book. All Around 'Very Good' Condition. Clean Pages Slight Shelf Wear, but solid tight binding. No underlines or writing in text. Publisher never issued a Dust Jacket. Great essays on Joseph of Arimathea, the Grail, fine essay the Welsh Glastonbury tradition, with translations. O.J. Padel on Cornish Glastonbury traditions. Also Glastonbury barns. Arthurian, Pagan and Christian connections with Glastonbury and Avalo... View more info

Isle Of The Saints Monastic Settlement and Christian Community in Early Ireland Hardover

By: Lisa M.Bitel

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cornell University Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016730

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Cornell University Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Hardcover Fine UnClipped Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. Serious focused study of the Celtic speaking Irish Saints and the peculiarities and spiritual vision of it's sea travelling monks and holy men. maps, illus. Handsome sewn in signatures hardcover and even more handsome dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Legends Of The Bible Hardcover

By: Louis Ginzberg

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., J.P.S: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011740

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: J.P.S, 1975. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover with Excellent Near Fine price cut Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. No writing in text. No underlines A collection of the Hebrew Oral Torah and Talmud lore. A great resource for deeper and deeper hidden look at Hebrew legendary lore of the lost tribes and Abraham, Adam and Eve and Moses, Passover. Deborah and Job. Oral Torah Oral Talmud Aggadah. Louis Ginzberg gathered Hebrew lore from sources rarely looked at even Christian and Muslim lore and presented back into a Hebrew history... View more info

La Antigua Galicia A Day In The Life Of Brigo The Young Celt Who Lived In A Castro The Beginning Of Christianity In Galizia English/Spanish

By: Magdalena Stork

Price: $35.00

Publisher: A Coruna, Edicios Do Castro: 1991

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016791

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition Spanish and English A Coruna: Edicios Do Castro, 1991. Book. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean NOT a library book B/W Drawings History of Galacia the Celtic region of Spain. Spanish Language section and English Language section. From Celtic Phoenician interaction to Jewish Jewelers in Itia Carthage and Roman to Saint James. Amazing material you simply will see nowhere else and told from the inside out. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Wrapping with care. View more info

Duanaire: An Anthology Of Classic Irish Poetry Translation & Calligrarphy By Malaxhi McCormick in Dual Language Three Handmade Books In Slipcase

By: Malachi McCormick

Price: $34.04

Publisher: New York City, The Stone Street Press: 1986

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 013879

Condition: Fine


New York City: The Stone Street Press, 1986. Book. Fine. Paperback. Limited Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Limited Edition Collectible Three Separate Handmade Medieval Irish Poetry Books in Original handmade Slipcase.' Old Irish Monastic Prayer Poems,' 'The Pleasures Of Irish Nature Poetry', 'The Love Of Irish Women' Handmade books and calligraphy in Irish language and English translation. Like new in handmade box slipcase with paper title patch with logo on cover. Made in New York City by Malachi McCormick Like new. NOT a library book.A real treasure to for a Irish collect... View more info

Angels An Endangered Species

By: Malcolm Godwin

Price: $34.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: November 15, 1990

Seller ID: 009761

ISBN: 0671706500

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy.U.S.A: Simon & Schuster, 1990 First American Edition. 8vo Great journey into the starry sky where the wings of angels beat against the sides of bronze mission bells. NOT a library copy Many color illustrations. Academic angel lore. Much more too. Angelic alphabet. Three Geese In Flight 35 year old Celtic studies bookshop wrapping your books first in brown paper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Holy Grail Hardcover

By: Malcolm Godwin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Viking: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016677

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Viking, 1994. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Edition Very Good Hardcover Very Good Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price cut. Clean pages. NOT a library copy. Color plates galore. Excellent one volume illustrated Grail journey through all the traditions, Arthurian and otherwise. Inspiring journey. Offers Celtic, Hebrew, Persian, Magical and Christian inspirations. cauldron, platter and chalice Since 1977 wrapping our Arthurian books first with brown paper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Life Of Meriasek A Medieval Cornish Miracle Play Hardcover

By: Markham Harris Translated

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.S.A., CUA Press: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015718

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: CUA Press, 1977. Book.Very Good Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very good Dust Jacket in collectible condition. Not price clipped and NOT a library book. Translated into English from Cornish. Large Octavo Red Cloth with handsome Medieval style dust jacket. Clean and bright No writing No underlines NOT a library book.. Dust jacket present. 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 Saints of Ireland Hardcover

By: Mary Ryan D'Arcy

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Minnesota, The Irish American Cultural Institute: 1974

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007650

Condition: Good+


Minnesota: The Irish American Cultural Institute, 1974. Book. Good+. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good+ Hardcover with Good+ Mylar covered Dust Jacket. An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Irish Celtic Saints. The well known and lesser known Irish men and woman who found the doorway to heaven, and sailed Immram west. Published at the Irish Cultural Institute in Minnesota. First Edition. The hardcover book and dust jacket is in good+ condition . Hardcover has a small circular cigarette hole in title page and blank end paper else clean, very good condition. NOT a li... View more info

Ships in Early Irish History Hardcover

By: Meike Blackwell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ireland, Ballinakella Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010510

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Ballinakella Press, 1992. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover First Irish Edition Fine Clean Condition NOT a Library copy. No jacket Issued by the Published. Concise illustrated Hardcover Guide to Medieval Irish seafaring and the types of ships built before Columbus. Seafaring in the age of Newgrange and on into the Celtic age of the Irish Saints like Brendan the Navigator Great clean condition. Collectible condition. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Romanesque Architectural Sculpture The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures

By: Meyer Schapiro

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Chicago, University Of Chicago Press: November 15, 2006

Seller ID: 015682

ISBN: 0226750639

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket University of Chicago Press, 2006. Book. 8vo .Fine Hardcover Clean No Underlines or Markings. NOT a library book. Dust Jacket NOT price clipped. But it has a couple of creases on the rear of jacket. Brilliant lectures by the Columbia University Medievalist and Romanesque architecture pioneer and protege of American Celticist and Pilgrim Road Art Expert Arthur Kingsley Porter. Brilliant essays on Jewish and Christian Mysticism and Apocrypha living in Romanesque sculpture. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown craft paper. Dust jacket present. 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

Brittany English Language Edition The Sacred View

By: Michel Renouard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Quest France: 1984

Edition: First French Editon

Seller ID: 015721

Condition: Very Good


Quest France, 1984. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First French Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Brittany 32pp. Pages of text and color photos of Carnac, Churches, Pardons, Breton clothing and some of the most wonderful knowing text ever Celtic Brittany. NOT a library copy.Translated into English really special look from the inside. Clean very good shape.. First Edition. View more info

Celtica Vol.X Old Irish Personal Names

By: Myles Dillon B.O 'Cuiv Eric Hamp D.A.Binchy P.MacCana R.A.Breatnach M.A O'Brien

Price: $32.23

Publisher: Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies,: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016038

Condition: Fine


Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, , 1973. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Trade Paperback Original Orange Binding Complete 274pp. Celtica Vol X Edited by the great Irish Nativist Myles Dillon Clean NOT a library copy. Eighteen Complete Essays i.e "The Linguistic Training of The Mediaeval Irish Poet" B.O'Cuiv and "Two Items From Irish Apocryphal Tradition" Also another example is "Old Irish Personal Names "M.A O'Brien and"The Consecration of Irish Kings" Myles Dillon Many more on ... 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