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THE MESSIANIC IDEA IN ISRAEL FROM ITS BEGINNING TO THE COMPLETION OF THE MISHNAH

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1955

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66827

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover and Near Fine- Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket in Collectible Condition. NO Chips NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy 542 pp.. A few very slight slight rubs on jacket. See our photos. What seems unreal now will not on that day.First English language edition. Great condition. Since our catalog days Three Geese In Flight wraps our books in brown paper before packing to protect your jacket! Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Treasures of Ireland (A Studio book)

By: A. T Lucas

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Studio: 1974-03

Seller ID: 016437

ISBN: 0670726524

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine First Edition Hardcover and Near Fine Price cut Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Clean Pages Free Of Writing No Underlines NOT a library book New York: Viking, 1973. 8vo. Filled with gold jewelry bowls, gold Tara and County Cavan Brooches with precious gems in bright enamel color proves how rich a country Ireland was in the Bronze and Christian age. Silver chalices, and bronze swords with swirling moving spirals. This book by Museum Director Dr. A.T. Lucas also explores the meaning behind the symbols and shows Ireland was rich in deep thought. Clean free of writing Three Geese... View more info

Everyman And Medieval Miracle Plays Hardcover

By: A.C. Cawley Edited

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Everyman Library: 1962

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 016599

Condition: Very Good+


London: Everyman Library, 1962. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 5th or later Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very Good+ Red Hardcover Anthology Of English and Cornish Medieval Plays. This is wonderful window into Middle Ages, like watching the movie "The Seventh Seal" Very Good condition. No underlines No writing in the 266 pp. text, only previous owner's signature on first preliminary. NOT a library copy. Since 1877 wrapping first in brown craft paper. View more info

The Grail Movement and American Catholicism, 1940-1975 (Notre Dame Studies in American Catholicism)

By: Alden V. Brown

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, In, University Of Notre Dame Press: 1989-05

Seller ID: 1132

ISBN: 0268010153

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Clean pages. NOT a institution book.University of Notre Dame, 1989. First Edition First Printing. Study of the modern Catholic women's Grail movement and American Catholicism. Clean pages and great collectible condition.Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to respect your book's cover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Strange Beauty Ecocritical Approaches to Early Medieval Landscape Hardcover

By: Alfred K. Siewers

Price: $89.00

Publisher: England, Palgrave Macmillan: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015981

Condition: Fine


England: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Hardcover Decorative Cover Photo Skellig Michael. Interior clean unmarked not underlined and NOT a library book. Remarkable study of the Fairy Otherworld. Filled with the latest Celtic studies research on Celtic pre-Christian myth as well as the medieval philosophy within Insular Celtic Christianity. Like new Three Geese in Flight since 1977 selling Celtic Studies in America We wrap first in paper . First Edition. View more info

The Land of Pardons (Brittany)

By: Anatole Le Braz Translated Francis M.Gostling

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1924

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 006963

Condition: Very Good


London: Methuen, 1924. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Fifth Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Clean Hardcover With Mylar Protected Near Very Food Dust Jacket Great classic study of the Celtic Pilgrimage folklore of Brittany. Its fire Pardons are perhaps Druid survivals, or older back to Carnac b/w Illus. A few small jacket chips but tight and bright in it's mylar protected jacket. NOT a library copy. "Pardon of the Sea" Really handsome copy with mystical photo of Breton Pilgrim road...... Dust jacket present. View more info

Fish Stone Water: The Holy Wells of Ireland

By: Anna Rackard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ireland, Attic Press: 2002

Seller ID: 012522

ISBN: 0953535312

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover First Irish Edition. First Irish Edition Hardcover Oblong. No Dust Jacket was ever Issued by the Publisher. NOT a library copy. Extraordinary Color photos captures the essence of the sacred at the Irish Holy Wells. Gives locations and sites, map. Like new. We first wrap in brown paper to respect and protect your book. First Edition. View more info

Percival's Angel Author of Merlin's Harp First American Edition

By: Anne Eliot Crompton

Price: $16.56

Publisher: U.S.A, Roc: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010088

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Roc, 1999. Book. Fine. Mass Market Paperback. First American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Mass Market Paperback. Collectible New Condition. First American Edition. Arthurian Fantasy Novel By the Author of "Merlin's harp" here of Percival, the Grail knight. Rare unread Condition. First Edition. View more info

Procedings Of The Second Galician Congress A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia

By: Antonio Carreno Beatrice Waggaman Ellen O. Feinberg

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Spain, Galaxia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014485

Condition: Very Good+


Spain: Galaxia, 1991. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean Trade Paperback. 501pp. A anthology of Academic Essays on Galacia in Spain Some in Spanish Several in English. One on 'A Comparison of the Celtic Influence in Brittany and Galacia' the other on 'Contemporary Pilgrimage to Santiago 'Hard book to find. First Edition. View more info

Gaelic Literature Surveyed

By: Aodh De Blacam

Price: $32.78

Publisher: Dublin, Talbot Press: 1933

Edition: Second And Revised Edition

Seller ID: 011950

Condition: Very Good+


Dublin: Talbot Press, 1933. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. Second And Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover Clean Original Edition. No Jacket. NOT a library copy. Great insight into the Soul of early Irish Gaelic literature. Medieval Irish epic, poetry,the Penal days poets, Fenian, Famine poetry Also Irish Gaelic poetry and prose one never sees in translation. No date c.1933 Tight, clean very good shape except for very small slit in the top of the spine it would be'Fine'. Bright gilt title lettering on spine. Blue original Dublin printing. ThreeGeese In Fli... View more info

The Holy Grail The Galahad Quest In The Arthurian Literature Hardcover

By: Arthur Edward Waite

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University Books: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014106

Condition: Fine


Fine Original Hardcover Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. American First Edition. Not Price Clipped NOT a library copy. Here according to A.E.Waite within the Quest for the Holy Grail lies the mysteries Celtic Church. Text, notes, bibliography.University Books, 1961. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo. Arthurian legend and Celtic Myth since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Monasteries of the Judean Desert Ariel Number 65 1986 A Review of Arts and Letters in Israel

By: Asher Weill Editor Anthony van der Heyden Aza Zwi Zelda

Price: $21.70

Publisher: Israel, Jerusalem Post Publishers: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016275

Condition: Very Good


Israel: Jerusalem Post Publishers, 1986. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. Complete 92pp Issue Clean Pages Color Photos Ariel A Review of Arts and Letters in Israel Number 65 1986 Nine essays and Poetry i.e. Zelda' and this 14 page Color Photo essay"Monasteries of the Judean Desert" Anthony van der Heyden Much else"The Batsheva Dance Company" Much more, Amazing color photo on cover of deset monastary in israel Sinai. First Edition. View more info

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The Bright Temptation Dolmen Press Hardcover Edition

By: Austin Clarke

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ireland, Dolmen Press: 1965

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 017114

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Dolmen Press, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean Dolmen Press Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT a library Copy. NO writing in book NO book plates NO underlines. Second Edition First Irish Dolmen Press Edition. When poets write historical novels they are rarely less than fantastic. Here the great Irish poet Austin Clarke writes a knowledgeable and exciting historical novel set when the Vikings were destroying any form of books, and taking slaves. Here a couple high tail it through the mountains in the track of Diarmid an... View more info

The Crusade Historiography and Bibliography

By: Aziz S.Atiya

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Indiana University Press: 1962

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011602

Condition: Near Very Good


Near Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. U.S.A.: Indiana University Press, 1962. Ex-Library. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover. Near Very Good/No jacket. First American Edition. Excellent academic resource for the Crusades or Knight Templar's. Serious bibliography and resource tool. Except for Ex-library stamps this resource book is in nice solid shape, No underlines, No writing in text, No pocket Great for medievalist book collector. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Celtic World

By: Barry W Cunliffe

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Blacklick, Ohio, U.s.a., Mcgraw-hill: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 772

ISBN: 0070149186

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket NOT a library book NOT price clipped NOT a library copy.This is hardcover is the large Quarto McGraw Hill First Edition hardcover. Clean pages.NO dust Jacket chips. This noted archeologists color illustrated map filled 224 pp.study of the history and vastness of the Celtic world from Galacia in Turkey to Galicia in Spain! Great archaeological book on the history of the Ancient Celts as an evolution in culture rather than a massive invasion. Great condition! Color photos, drawings, Maps. Three Geese In Flight selling Celtic books since 1977.. Dust ja... View more info

Early Irish Kingship And Succession Hardcover

By: Bart Jaski

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ireland, Four Courts Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016162

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Four Courts Press, 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Fine Hardcover And Equally Fine Dust Jacket Collectible Condition Not Price Clipped and NOT a Library book. Among the very best works of Irish Celtic Kingship, both pre-Christian and Christian. Discussion of Sovereignty as queen and cup holder, historicity of the famous Bull Feast and succession rites etc. We wrap first in Brown paper to protect dust jacket since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Irish Offshore Islands No.16 Of The Irish Environmental Library Series

By: Batt Burns

Price: $19.12

Publisher: Ireland, Folens: 1990

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 015646

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Folens, 1990. Book. Illus. by Color illustrations Peter Jay. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Fine 1990 First Irish Edition. Clean NOT a library copy Folens No.16 Of The Irish Environmental Library Series Color illustrated Historical guide to all the major Islands around Ireland. Each of the 32pp pages has a painting illustrating the history and myth of each island. Some of the islands Clare Island, Tory Island, Blaskets, Aran islands, Skelligs, Cape Clear, Irish names included more. Great clean condition. Three Geese In Flight wrap... View more info

The Christian Island Hardcover

By: Beram Saklatvala

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Associated University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010180

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Associated University Press, 1969. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Very Good Hardcover with Good+ Dust Jacket with small tears. The foundation of early Celtic Christianity in early Britain is the focus. Except for small jacket wear and rubs this is good shape. This author of "Arthur Roman Britain's Last Champion" puts the Christianity of Germanus and Arthurian period in focus. b/w illus. Free of underlines and writing. Clean good price. No library markings or stickers!. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Christian Island

By: Beram Saklatvala

Price: $21.16

Publisher: England, J.M. Dent: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016617

Condition: Very Good


England: J.M. Dent, 1969. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First English Edition Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy. B/W Illustrations. Post Roman Britain and Christianity. Arthurian researcher who believes in the historical Arthur and illuminates the Christian history behind it. Pelagius and his influence as well Synod of Arles Maximus Edict of Milan Germanus Pelagius and Christian Britain Pomponia Graecina Collectible English First Edition. NOT Price cut NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Editio... View more info

Pilgrim's Road A Journey to Santiago De Compostela

By: Bettina Selby

Price: $24.00

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

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015670

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: LB, 1994. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ First Edition Trade Paperback Clean condition. NOT a library book, free of writing or marks. Excellent travel writing as this woman travels and bicycles down the Pilgrim trail of Saint James in Galacia. Awe inspiring in the Pyrenees. Holy Grail church in Spain! B/W photos. First Edition. View more info

Life Of Saint Brychan King Of Brycheiniog

By: Brian Daniel Starr

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Brian Starr: 2011

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015492

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Brian Starr, 2011. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Fine Welsh saints apparently run through a computer and cross referenced with Biblical legend and Glastonbury lore. Much Arthurian associations. Clean like new. First Edition. View more info

The Irish World The Art and Culture of The Irish People

By: Brian De Breffny Editor E.Estyn Evans Kathleen Hughes

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1977

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011700

Condition: Good-


Good-.Hardcover. Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. First English Edition. 4to . Many full Color & b/w illus. NOT a library book. No writing No underlines a little damp over discoloration and some page warping Dust jacket better with Mylar But a reading working copy only. Nine essays on Celtic Irish culture by the great scholar Kathleen Hughes on the Early Irish church, it's rituals and architecture. Another on "Prehistoric Ireland" E.Estyn Evans another "The End of the Old Order" Brian De Breffny on the Jacobite defeat "The Celtic Revival" Phillip L.Marcus an... View more info

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Saint Paulinus Of Wales A Recent Discovery About The Founder Of St. Pol-De-Leon Original Edition

By: Canon G.H. Doble

Price: $40.00

Publisher: England, Billing and Sons: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006194

Condition: Very Good


England: Billing and Sons, 1941. Book. Very Good.Original. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean 20 pp. b/w illus. Tight. Collectible First Edition. B/W Illus.The lives of the Welsh Saints by Canon Doble are a Gold mine or a Tin mine, of Celtic and Dark Age Arthurian lore .This is one of the rare original series of booklets of Lives of Cornish Saints published by Canon Doble. Rare NOT a library copy.and intact without loss or marking. Illus, Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping Celtic Mthology with care. First Edition. View more info

The Rule Of Saint Benedict Translated With An Introduction By Cardinal Gasquet The Medieval Library Hardcover

By: Cardinal Gasquet

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cooper Square Medieval Library: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 008948

Condition: Very Good


Very Good.Clean Hardcover. First Thus. 12mo Cooper Square Medieval Hardcover Clean 139 pages NOT a library copy.Medieval Library series edited by Israel Gollancz. Great classic of Knight Templar Europe written at the fall of the Roman empire these monastic rules are a window into the Soul of early Medieval Europe. Handsome and tight. Facsimile reprint by Cooper Square back in the days when reprints were real books. Clean NOT a library book . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Celtic and Anglo-Saxon Painting Book Illumination in the British Isles 600-800

By: Carl Adam Johan Nordenfalk

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller Inc: August 1995

Seller ID: 009578

ISBN: 0807608262

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine.126 pp.Trade Paperback.. 8vo Fine Large Trade Paperback. Here Full Color Plates of well known and lesser known Celtic, and Anglo-Saxon illuminated manuscripts are represented in this great collection with description, text and history. Fine clean condition. NOT a library book. View more info

Caiphas As A Palm-Sunday Prophet Original Excerpted Essay Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge.

By: Carleton Brown

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Boston Ginn and company,: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5300

Condition: Very Good


Essay Caiphas As A Palm-Sunday Prophet Excerpted from Anniversary Papers by Colleagues and Pupils of George Lyman Kittredge. 105-116 pp. Clean very good clean free of writing or underlines First Edition. View more info

Lives Of The Irish Saints Edited And Translated Vol.1 and Vol.2 Two Volume Hardcover Set

By: Charles Plummer Edited And Translated

Price: $55.00

Publisher: England, Oxford Univ.Press,: 1997

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 013097

Condition: Fine


England: Oxford Univ.Press,, 1997. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Two Fine Hardcovers Fine Collectible Dust Jackets. Not Price Clipped NOT library books. Great primary resource of the lives of the Irish Saints in the early Celtic speaking Church. Ten lives in Irish Gaelic with English translations by Charles Plummer includes the Life of St. Brendan of Clonfert.""Life of Ciaran""Life of Maedoc" English translations, notes. Two hardcovers like new. Gaelic and English. Great resource for early medieval Ireland as well as learning I... View more info

Christian Celts Messages and Images Hardcover

By: Charles Thomas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Tempus: 1998

Edition: First English Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 010518

Condition: Fine


England: Tempus, 1998. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with dust jacket in clean excellent condition accent this great scholar's study of Arthurian age Ogam and the inscribed stones of Celtic Britain and Cornwall and the early Celtic church and the use of Bible code. Counters decrying of early Celtic 'written sources! This allows you to pierce a fog bank of perceived knowledge. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Early English Christian Poetry Translated into Alliterative Verse Hardcover

By: Charles W.Kennedy

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Hollis And Carter: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 457

Condition: Fine


London: Hollis And Carter, 1952. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Near Very Good Dust Jacket. A few very small jacket chips. Wonderful Medieval design dust jacket First English Edition. Excellent anthology of early Anglo-Saxon Monastic Christian poetry. Early Angel lore 'Harrowing of Hell' NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

On Celtic Tides One Man's Journey Around Ireland By Sea Kayak

By: Chris Duff

Price: $15.30

Publisher: New York, St .Martins: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011736

ISBN: 0312205082

Condition: Fine


New York: St .Martins, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First American Edition hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. NOT a library book. If nothing other then his sea kayak journey to Skellig Michael and the beehive monastic huts it would be worthwhile. But it is more like the tides beneath his boat illus .Clean and bright.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info