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A Guide to Welsh Literature C. 1530-1700 Volume III

By: R.Geraint Gruffydd Edited

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017015

Condition: Fine


Wales: University of Wales Press, 1997. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Clean Comprehensive Series From the Sixth Century Onwards. This is the third in the series and they stand alone as well Here are 11 essays by great scholars i.e" Early Free Metre Poetry" Cennard Davies "Translating the Bible" Isaac Thomas "From Manuscript to Print " Charles Parry Eight more 293pp Like new. 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 Large First Edition Hardcover

By: Regine Pernoud and Canon Grivot

Price: $32.20

Publisher: New York, Holt Rhinehart Winston: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010749

Condition: Fine


New York: Holt Rhinehart Winston, 1964. Book. Illus. by Gislebertus. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Collectible Red Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Medieval Dust Jacket Clean and bright. 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 ... 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

Old Ireland

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

Price: $42.00

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 Ireland: Gill, 1965. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.. Clean text and no plates. 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

The Other Gospels Non-Canonical Gospel Texts

By: Ron Cameron

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Louisville, Kentucky, U.s.a., Westminster John Knox Press: October 1982

Seller ID: 66731

ISBN: 0664244289

Condition: Good


Good solid. NO Writing Shelf wear. No marks NOT a institution copy either. Several creases.191 pp.Great stuff. translations of Gnostic and other Gospels in scholarly translation. Some rare 'Gospel of Egyptians' 'Papyrus Oxyrhynchus 840 'Gospel of the Nazoreans' ''Gospel of the Ebionites' View more info

The Story Of the Irish Race Hardcover

By: Seumas MacManus

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Devin-Adair Company: 1990

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 017115

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Devin-Adair Company, 1990. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 5th or later Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library Copy NO underlines NO writing NO bookplates. Seumas MacManus was a Donegal Shanachie whose Irish Fairy tale collections are beloved. Here is his big thick history of Ireland. From the Firbolg, Tuatha De Dannan to the role of Irish Brehon lawyer Bardic legal power where the poet was a political power like nowhere else.Irish Druids The Irish war with Vikings. Great stuff! Perhaps one of the best aspects is it'... View more info

The Capel Mair Stone Archaeologia Cambrensis Vol.VII Sixth Series 1907 Original Hardcover

By: SirJohn Rhys J. E. Lloyd Professor Anwyl A.N.Palmer Harold Hughes

Price: $50.60

Publisher: London:, The Journal of the Cambrian Archaological Association,: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005659

Condition: Fine


London:: The Journal of the Cambrian Archaological Association,, 1907. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Original 1907 Hardcover Complete 440pp. The Journal Of The Cambrian Archaeological Association Prof. John Rhys "The Capel Mair Stone" 17pp.Col.W.Li.Morgan "Report on the Excavations at Coelbren" The Sarn Helen" is discussed as prehistoric trackway Vs Roman.Illustrated essay 37pp. "Epigraphic Notes" on Ogam inscribed stones is among the 15 different essays on Welsh and Celtic studies. Famed Welsh historian J.E.Llo... View more info

A Book Of Angels

By: Sophy Burnham

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1990

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 015489

Condition: Very Good


New York: Ballantine Books, 1990. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 5th or later Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Trade Paperback Very Good Clean Condition. No writing in text. NOT a library book. Angels are here in stories of people's unexpected experiences Really uplifting book! Just because you do not see something it does not mean it is not there. Great illustrations from centuries and cultures. we wrap with respect for the book and you. Clean tight binding. View more info

Studies in Old English Literature in Honor of Arthur G. Brodeur

By: Stanley B Greenfield

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Russell & Russell: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014291

ISBN: 0846216736

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Collectible Condition. New York: Russell & Russell, 1963.First American Edition.NOT a library copy. Clean NO writing. Many great essays on Beowulf by many of the leading scholars of Old English literature. i.e Margaret E. Goldsmith, Francis Lee Utley, C.L.Wrenn, 'The Christian Perspective in Beowulf','Two Anglo Saxon Harps','The Flood Narrative in Junius and in Baltic literature '''Beowulf and Epic Tragedy' 'Hygelac" much more. Like new book and jacket. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we first wrap in paper before packing to protect your jacket.... View more info

Taliesin (The Pendragon Cycle, Book 1)

By: Stephen R. Lawhead

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wheaton, Illinois, U.s.a., Crossway Books: 1989

Seller ID: 010289

ISBN: 0891074074

Condition: Fine


Fine.Clean Trade Paperback. Eleventh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Large Trade Paperback. This is the Original Large Trade Paperback Binding and Handsome Cover illustration "Pendragon Cycle" Great Welsh Arthur. Wonderful use of Atlantis legend NOT a library book. Beautiful condition. View more info

Stone and Tree Sheltering Water An Exploration of Sacred and Secular Wells in County Louth

By: Susan Connolly Anne-Marie Moroney

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Ireland, Flax Mill: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015388

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Flax Mill, 1998. Book. Fine.89 pp Color Photos Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Fine Collectible Condition NOT a library copy. Clean Pages. A guide to the spiritual heart of Irish Holy Wells color photos, guide, and sacred poetry.. First Edition. View more info

The Iona Community Story

By: T. Ralph Morton

Price: $14.00

Publisher: England, Lutterworth: 1957

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011636

Condition: Near Very Good


England: Lutterworth, 1957. Book. Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. First English Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Trade Paperback Story of the founding and revival of Columba's Iona and the modern community there.Good solid shape. A little soiling on rear cover but handsome book. Frontis plate. NOT a library book. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

A Miracle of Learning Studies in Manuscripts and Irish Learning. Essays in Honour of William O'Sullivan

By: T.C. Barnard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Ashgate Publishing: May 1998

Seller ID: 010527

ISBN: 1859282938

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket.England: Ashgate, First Edition 1998.Ten scholars present Irish studies 303 pp. essays in honor of William O'Sullivan keeper of Irish manuscripts at Kells "Lebor Gabala in the Book of Lecan" "The Book of Kells and the Corbie Psalter", and "County Mayo 1684" among the others is this fascinating one about Pilgrim Massachusetts Bay Colony!" Preliminaries to the Massachusetts Bay Colony:The Irish ventures of Emanuel Downing and John Winthrop Sr." Like new!. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Comprehensive New Testament

By: T.E. Clontz

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cornerstone Publications: 2009-01

Seller ID: 015816

ISBN: 0977873714

Condition: Fine


Fine.Collectible Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Fine Clean Collectible Condition. NOT a library copy. No writing OR Underlines. Excellent study bible right from the Greek with concordance with Dead Sea Scrolls, Talmud and everything else of biblical revelation.. The hardcover opens flat and the pages are white, acid free and clear. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to respect the covers of the book and you.. First Edition. View more info

Deiseal & Withershins: Exploring the Celtic Sunwise Way

By: Terri Dowell-Dennis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Michigan, Proquest: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016793

Condition: Fine


Michigan: Proquest, 2011. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Large Trade Paperback Clean NOT a library copy. Color Photos Academic study on the Pagan Celtic Sunwise path of the sun for prayer, spells, blessings, cursing, pilgrimage in holy wells and megaliths. The color photos are pretty amazing as well. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books we wrap first in brown paper before packing. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

George Zarnecki

By: The Monastic Achievenent Hardcover

Price: $12.57

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016209

Condition: Very Good


New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Hardcover and Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Very Nice Ex-Library copy. Just library markings. NO Writing or Underlines. Many Color Illustrations. Wonderful study of Dark Age Europe Illuminated Manuscripts, Gold Wire Jewelry Gold Enamel and Silver Communion, Romanesque Architecture Wall Paintings, France, Spain, Britain, Ireland. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A History Of The Monks Of Syria by Theodoret Of Cyrrhus

By: Theodoret Of Cyrrhus R.M. Price Translated

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cistercian Publications: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015413

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Cistercian Publications, 1985. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. Fine Trade Paperback Translation of early Eastern Christian monastic Syrian text. NOT a library copy. Notes, history, text. Near fine condition. Clean pages. Handsome parchment like cover. Christians were in Syria right at the beginning It is where some of the Jewish Christians went. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Anianyddiaeth Sefyllfa Ddyfodol Pregeth Ar Malachi III.18 and 1835 Traethawd Ar Matthew XXVI Yn Yr Hwn y Dangosir Annghymharol  Werthfawrogrwydd Gwaed Crist

Anianyddiaeth Sefyllfa Ddyfodol Pregeth Ar Malachi III.18 and 1835 Traethawd Ar Matthew XXVI Yn Yr Hwn y Dangosir Annghymharol Werthfawrogrwydd Gwaed Crist

By: Thomas Dick Richard Parry Owen Williams

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Wales, Griffith Jones: 1848

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008677

Condition: Good+


Wales: Griffith Jones, 1848. Book. Good plus. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover 1848 Original Edition Leather spine.Marble boards. NOT a library book. Several Books from the Bible "Pregeth Ar Malachi III 1833 In this Welsh Protestant tract are early translations of the Bible by Owen Williams in 1833 'Pregeth Ar Malachi III.18 and 1835 Traethawd Ar Matthew XXVI Yn Yr Hwn y Dangosir Annghymharol Werthfawrogrwydd Gwaed Crist. The only serious flaw is page 57 has half the page torn away. Otherwise complete and except for fading on the cover and overal... View more info

The Journal Of The Cambrian Archaeological Association Vol III. Sixth Series The Early Life of St.Samson of Dol1903 Archaeologia Cambrensis Hardcover "The Golden Grove Book of Pedigrees" "The Early Life of St.Samson Of Dol" St. Brychan, King Confessor" "Pre-Norman Cross-Base at Llangefelach Glamorganshire" "Forgotten Sanctuaries"

By: Thomas Gray F.Haverfield Edward Owen Rev.W.D. Bushell Rev.S.Baring Gould S.Baring Gould and J.Fisher Gwenllian E. F. Morgan

Price: $99.00

Publisher: London, London: Archaeologia Cambrensis,the Journal of the Cambrian Archeological Association,: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005963

Condition: Fine


London: London: Archaeologia Cambrensis,the Journal of the Cambrian Archeological Association,, 1903. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Original Welsh Bound 1903 Clean Hardcover NOT a library copy. Over Two Dozen Welsh Essays Among them discussed 'The Early Life of Saint Sampson" and 'St.Brychan by S.Baring Gould 'Roman Forts in South Wales","The Early settlers of Brecon " "Forgotten Sanctuaries" "Pre-Norman Cross-Base at Llangefelach Glamorganshire" with illustrations of incised stones. many more and by such sc... View more info