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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 Isle Of Avalon Sacred Mysteries Of Arthur and Glastonbury Tor

By: Nicholas R. Mann

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., llewellyn Publications: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016513

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: llewellyn Publications, 1996. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Fine First Edition Trade Paperback Clean NOT a library copy. Journey and introduction to sacred Glastonbury and the tor. Sacred ceremonies and the different philosophies that have come after the Hebrew holy man Joseph of Arimathea. Books greatest strength is it's illustrated guided tour to the lesser know sacred sites associated with Brigid and holy men and woman living in the shadow of the Fairy hill. First Collectible Edition. First Edition. View more info

Sperrtus College Of Judaica Yemenite Manuscripts An Illustrated Catalogue Hardcover

By: Norman Golb

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Chicago, Spertus College Of Judaica Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66737

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Red Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy. 116 pp. Filled withFacsimile B/W Hebrew Illustrated manuscripts, Prayers, Kabbalah, Canticles, Haftaroth, Marriage contracts, Hebrew Amulets English, Hebrew and Aramaic Spells, Targum. Introduction English. Clean pages NO writing NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Books of wonder since 1977 packed with respect for books and you First Edition. View more info

The Early Prophets With A Commentary Joshua/Judges/ Samuel Judges 1-II Kings 1-II Three Volume Hardcover Set In Slipcase (Artscroll (Mesorah Series)

By: Nosson Scherman

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New York, Mesorah Publications, Limited The Rubin Edition: August 2001

Seller ID: 90066

ISBN: 1578193311

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition Handsome Large Three Volume Blue Hardcover Set and Slipcase Kings I-II Joshua Judges Samuel I-II Hebrew English facing page Commentary by Rashi and modern Hasid Rabbis. Mashiach oriented Holy word. These are a proud example of the printer and bookbinders art that does justice and honor to the content. Tight binding Dark Blue gilt titles and spine design. Embossed covers. Acid free paper Top edges gilt and silk ribbon in each book. Plus a sturdy Fine decorative boxed slipcase. Five star customer service since 1977 View more info

A Pilgrim In The Holy Land

By: O. F. M. GODFREY

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Israel, Palphot: 1988

Seller ID: 015961

ISBN: 9652800635

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+.Trade Paperback Israel: Palphot, 1988. First Israel Edition. 4to Large Color Photo Filled 144 pp Text Pilgrim Tour of Israel. Holy sites of the Hebrew and Christian Bible Megiddo, Jacob's Well, Ein Gedi, The Galilee boat, Tomb of Rachel, many more. By far the deepest color and depth in these photos that goes into presence. Great historical text. Printed in Israel. NOT a library book. Great clean condition. First Edition. View more info

Bretagne MARS 1936

By: O.L.Aubert Edited d 'Anatole Le Braz

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Saint Brieuc, Bretagne: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015279

Condition: Good+


Saint Brieuc: Bretagne, 1936. Book. Good+. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Original 1936 Illustrated Tall Card Stock Original Wrappers. Published in Brittany this original 30 pp. b/w illustrated Breton Celtic studies publication is simply brilliant. This French language issue is about and includes letters and art of Anatole Le Braz. Breton art in this revival period was filled with vibrant Celtic Art Deco as here. Clean pages. Collectible and rare. First Edition. View more info

It's An Old Irish Custom Hardcover

By: Olivia Robertson

Price: $18.77

Publisher: London, Dobson: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013836

Condition: Very Good+


London: Dobson, 1958. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT a library book. Irish folklore from the inside out. Interesting section on the 'Crossroads' and their non ownership by humans.This has material you simply will not hear anywhere else. Bardic satire on the Hero -cycles seeming to be glorifying violence but doing the opposite Hardcover very good shape as is dust jacket with just touches of edge wear and nicely mylared. Insightful with info you don t see elsewhere... View more info

Britain in the Dark Ages Ordnance Survey Book Only. Missing Map

By: Ordnance Survey

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Ordinance Survey: 1966

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 014578

Condition: Very Good


England Academic: Ordinance Survey Trade Paperback 1966. Book. Very Good.. MAP MISSING Second Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade Paperback with history of early medieval Wales, Cornwall, Scotland and England. Shelf wear to the edges of the book. NOT a library copy.Shelf wear No writing NO underlines Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight's Arthurian books . View more info

Irish Toasts, Curses and Blessings

By: Padraic O'Farrell

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, Sterling Publishing: 1995-02

Seller ID: 016469

ISBN: 0806908726

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo First Edition Trade Paperback Clean 128 pp. Pages No writing No underlines NOT a library book. "The Health of right glory to you" Irish blessings and curses. Some in Gaelic with translation. Sources. Bibliography is an excellent resource. Fine collectible condition. We wrap first in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info

The Last Rainbow

By: Parke Godwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Bantam Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016325

Condition: Good


U.S.A.: Bantam Press, 1985. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good+ First Edition Number1 beginning.Good+ Shelf wear from handling and page turning. No writing or underlines.Trade Paperback. NOT a library book. Author of the Arthurian novel 'Firelord'. Here is his prequel. The novel of St. Patrick of Fifth Century Britain. This was the way it was first published. No hardcover was printed. First Edition. View more info

Avalonians

By: Patrick Benham

Price: $30.00

Publisher: England, Gothic Image: 1993

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 015751

Condition: Very Good+


England: Gothic Image, 1993. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. First Glastonbury Edition. Excellent study and biography of the men and women who made the Grail and the mystery of Avalon sacred way before the Mist. Here we see Bligh Bond, who went on after Glastonbury to stay in Woodstock New York with Father Francis who married Bob Dylan and helped John Lennon stay in the country, in here as well. Dion Fortune, Wellesley Tudor Pole, Dr Goodchild. Remarkable book filled with illustrations and folks who stood on towers and beheld Angels. Clean and NOT a library book. 34 y... View more info

The Chronicles of Iona: Exile

By: Paula de Fougerolles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Careswell Press: 2012-05

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 016948

ISBN: 0615602541

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+ Trade Paperback. Signed by Author(s)Massachusetts: Careswell Press, 2012. 8vo First Edition Trade Paperback Clean 363 pp Condition. Signed by Author Excellent historical novel about Columcille the Picts, Ireland and Dalriada. NOT a library copy. No writing in text. Rare Autographed copy.. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books since 1977 packing with care First Edition. View more info

The Ancient World Of The Celts Hardcover

By: Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Barnes and Noble: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013335

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Barnes and Noble, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket both excellent NOT a library book. No better guide thru Annwn and back then Ellis. He is as knowledgeable as he is a fine writer. Great introduction to the Celtic world. Here color filled text in like new condition in this large Hardcover with dust jacket First Edition. The author discusses Celtic seasonal festivals in Galatia and Gaul as well as the more usual Ireland and Wales. Three Geese In Flight Books 35 years wrapping books with respect... View more info

Pilgrimage In Ireland The Monuments And The People Hardcover

By: Peter Harbison

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Syracuse University Press: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013878

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Syracuse University Press, 1992. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover Like New Condition First Edition Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library book. Among the very best book on Celtic pilgrimage and the early medieval saints line Brendan and the current Saints who travel the Holy mountains and shrines of Ireland. Ogam stones, Holy Wells, Sacred Mountains. Color illus.Like new. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Angels

By: Peter Lamborn. Wilson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: October 1983

Seller ID: 016699

ISBN: 039451355X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Cut NOT a library copy.New York: Pantheon Books, 1980.Stated FIRST EDITION 4to There is not another more beautifully illustrated expression of the sacred in Angel lore than this book. Peter Lamborn Wilson knew Iran when Zoroastrian Angels filled the Holy Books. Kabbalah and Sufi Nothing better Large red hardcover. Exquisite dust jacket. Clean 199 pages NOT a library copy. NO writing in text or endpapers Beautiful great gift for Christmas morning Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A New History of Ireland

By: R. Dudley Edwards

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Gill and Macmillan: 1972

Seller ID: 013395

ISBN: 0717105806

Condition: Very Good


First Edition Very Good Clean Hardcover Good+ Dust jacket Price intact. NOT a library book.Dublin: Gill & Macmillan, 1972. Book. First Edition. 8vo. History of the Irish Nation as old as Egypt. Dust jacket has some rubbing with flaking at spine and back edge of jacket extremity. Else quite good. Sweeping history Irish Megaliths and the old Gods, to the Age of Saints to modern Irish history. Very worthwhile. We wrap in paper since 1977 to protect your book Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Saint Patrick His Origins And Career

By: R.P.C.Hanson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Oxford: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011652

Condition: Fine


England: Oxford, 1997. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo Fine Clean Hardcover with Fne Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Not Clipped. Clean pages. NOT a library book. Really good academic look at the 5th century and the Christian/Druid situation in Britain,Gaul and Ireland. The conflicts erupting over Pelagius and the Easter issue, 241pp. Excellent condition nicely mylared as well. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps it's Irish books first in brown paper to protect on their journey to you.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Leadership and Community in Late Antique Gaul Hardcover

By: Raymond Van Dam

Price: $69.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of California Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016494

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: University of California Press , 1985. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First Edition. Clean free of writing NOT a library book. Sun and Moon Codex from Gregory of Tours on dust jacket cover. Excellent study of post Roman Gaul and Spain. Early Christian Gaul Jewish Spain, Visigoths, up to Gildas snd Arthurian early Medieval Brittany. Material no where else. Like new hardcover and mylar protected dust jacket. We wrap first in brown paper to protect the cover.. Dust jacket present. First Editio... View more info

The Vita Wulfstani Of William Of Malmesbury Original 1928 Hardcover

By: Reginald R. Darlington Edited William Of Malmesbury

Price: $37.00

Publisher: England, Royal Historical Society: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 382

Condition: Near Very Good


England: Royal Historical Society, 1928. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Original 1928 Cloth Edition Famed Medieval historian of Arthurian Glastonbury. A great deal of fading on cover boards else binding tight, internally clean, and very good inside. Binding tight. Some pages uncut Scholarly intro, notes, index, Latin text of Saint's life and miracles . English introduction and notes. NOT a Library Copy.Original 1928 blue cloth. First Edition. View more info

The Story Of The Wise Man According to the Saint Matthew Carved By Gislebertus

By: Regine Pernoud and Canon Grivot

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Holt Rhinehart Winston: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010749

Condition: Fine


. Fine Collectible Red Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Medieval Dust Jacket Clean and bright.New York: Holt Rinehart Winston, 1964. Book. Illus. by Gislebertus. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to tall Beautiful Romanesque medieval stone carving of the Three wise men The dream of the Three Mystical Wise Men is featured beautifully on the cover.Plates on every page Extraordinary Medieval Christmas treasure book! Carved in stone.History and commentary. Great collectible shape. Handsome b/w full page plates and great text. Wonderful Medieval Academic Fine Christmas Gift to give and ... View more info

Saint Patrick's Rock

By: Rev.Augustine O'Donnell

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Ireland, Cashel Press,: 1966

Edition: Third Irish Edition

Seller ID: 010675

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Cashel Press,, 1966. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Third Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback NOT a library copy.Color Decorative Covers. Fine Condition Wonderful concise look at the sacred site's history and it's place in Irish dynastic wars and wars with the Vikings.Color and b/w Photos of Catholic Holy sites. Early Christian Irish art too. Cashel Of The Kings Clean NOT a library copy. Color and B/W photos. Cathedral floor plans. Three Geese In Flight 35 year old Celtic studies book shop wrapping your book with care and in brown paper before packin... View more info

The Antiquities of the Anglo-Saxon Church Original 1848 Hardcover

By: Rev.John Lingard

Price: $76.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, M.Fithian: 1848

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008960

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: M.Fithian, 1848. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. SALE Original 1848 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition Original Handsome 1848 Hardcover, Fold out map. Excellent history of early Medieval Church in the age of the Anglo-Saxon conquest through the 'Age of Arthur' to the Saxon-Vikings wars. Wonderful discussions of celibacy, dating of Easter, early astronomy. Much more Saxon kingdom map is torn in along the crease but intact and present. Except for some foxing this stately book is tight and in very nice shape... View more info

The Book Of The Night Hardcover

By: Rhoda Lerman

Price: $14.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Holt Rhinehart Winston: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007430

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Holt Rhinehart Winston, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Hardcover and Dust Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Both Near Fine Celtic time travel fantasy set in Iona at the time of the Vikings in ninth century Dark Age Ireland, brings in Hebrew Dead Sea Scrolls! Great condion. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Viking Age Sculpture Hardcover

By: Richard N.Bailey

Price: $34.00

Publisher: England, Collins: 1980

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 013449

Condition: Near Very Good


England: Collins, 1980. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Very Good Hardcover And Dust Jacket volume on Viking stone sculpture shows as much pagan faith as Christian. The Hiberno Norse knots on Crosses. Rune stones and on axes and weapons. Norse Gods Odin Loki Freya on Sculpture. A lot of Norse pagan image you never see here. This has ex-Library marks mostly removed but remnants visible are here on the end papers but none on the dust jacket.NO chips Many photos. No underlines or writing. Many photos of sculpture of Gods and Goddess ... View more info

The Questions Of King Arthur's Existence and Of Romano British Naval Operations The Haskins Society Journal Studies In Medieval History Volume.2 1990 Hardcover

By: Robert B. Patterson Edited Bernard S.Bachrach Michael E.Jones Marc A.Meyer Sally N.Vaughn Stephen Morillo

Price: $69.00

Publisher: London, Hambledon Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015410

Condition: Fine


London: Hambledon Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Blue Hardcover. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Plasticine Protective cover. Hardcover 348pp. with Eighteen Dark age and Medieval history essays. One of the best academic essays on the existence of Arthue."The Questions Of King Arthur's Existence and of Romano British Naval Operations" and "Germanus and the Adventus Saxonum" by Michael Jones "St.Anselm and Woman" Sally N.Vaughn."Hastings:An Unusual Battle" Stephen Morillo 11 more essays. Like new hardcover. Si... 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

King Jesus A Novel Hardcover

By: Robert Graves

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1984

Edition: Fifth American Edition

Seller ID: 010364

Condition: Very Good


New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1984. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifth American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket both in Very Good+ Collectible Shape. NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy Robert Graves historical novel of the story of Yeshua, his passion and the Hebrew Goddess. Robert Graves as in the White Goddess never fails to present prose that is poetry. Very good+ shape book and jacket. Handsome tight clean copy. Thirty Five years selling and packing books the right way. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Cornish Ordinalia Religion and Dramaturgy

By: Robert Longsworth

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Harvard University Press: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010059

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover and Collectible Dust Jacket U.S.A: Harvard University Press, 1967. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Serious Study of Celtic Cornish Theological literature from the post 'Celtic church'. Important Cornish biblical cycle studied. Very light wear.The Celtic speaking Church had a deep and lasting interest in Hebrew texts even into this later period in Cornish speaking Cornwall. Bibliology Like new book and jacket. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Old Ireland

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

The Vision Of History In Early Britain From Gildas To Geoffrey Of Monmouth Hardcover

By: Robert W.Hanning

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1966

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007566

Condition: Fine


New York: Columbia University Press, 1966. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Red Cloth No Jacket. Clean pages NOT a library copy. One of the very important studies of the Hebrew Bible's influence on Gildas and Geoffrey of Monmouth and Merlin the great prophet Samuel and King Arthur compared to King Saul and King David. Great classic on historical era of Arthur of Britain and the spiritual inheritance that combined Hebrew Bible and Celtic . View more info