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The Midnight Court and The Adventures Of A Luckless Fellow Translated from the Gaelic by Percy Arland Ussher

By: Percy Arland Ussher Preface by W.B.Yeats

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Boni And Liverright: 1926

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014182

Condition: Very Good


New York: Boni And Liverright, 1926. Book. Illus. by Woodcuts Frank W. Peers. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition Hardcover Translated from the Gaelic of Brian Merriman this is Ireland herself unhappy (A bit unfairly perhaps, given what they went through) with her men! A Gaelic 18th Century Poem from Munster Translated into English by Percy Arland Ussher. This piece is of supreme importance in the history of bardic and 'hedge row' Ireland and it's devolution A few rubs, bumped and rubbed board e else in very good clean s... View more info

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W.B. Yeats And The Tribes Of Danu Hardcover

By: Peter Alderson Smith

Price: $78.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Colin Smythe: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 388

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover and Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket, The only flaw in the jacket is a small chip at the top where the spine meets the cover else it too is "Fine". Unclipped and bright in mylar jacket. The book is pristine and is the color of twilight. This excellent academic study of the Tuatha De Danann and Irish Fairy Faith. It's relation to the Book of Invasions and the Sidhe folk. Very learned on the early Irish texts and the modern 'Good People' that make the grass green and luminescent. and speak to poets like W.B.Yeats. Jacket color painting of perhaps ... 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

The Druids

By: Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $26.77

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

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013556

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Erdsmans, 1994. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover with Collectible Dust Jacket. Excellent Well Written Study of the Druids. Really worthwhile if for the well informed author on the different theories. Gaul and Ireland are examined as well. B/W illus. We wrap first in brown paper to protect the covers of the books . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Chronicles Of The Celts New Tellings Of Their Myths & Legends Hardcover

By: Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Carroll & Graf: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014283

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Carroll & Graf, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Clean NOT a library copy.Thick collection of Celtic myth and epic is unique for it's inclusion of Celtic Breton, Manx, and Cornish mythology you rarely ever hear, or see translated. Here along with the Irish,Welsh, and Scottish. Also Ellis knows the languages as well as having a fine storytelling style as in his popular Irish mystery Sister Fedelma novels show.Great for Celtic library collection to cover myths you ... View more info

Celtic Women: Women in Celtic Society and Literature

By: Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.s.a., Eerdmans Pub Co: 1996

Seller ID: 016168

ISBN: 0802838081

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Collectible Hardcover and Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped and NOT a library book. Eerdmans Publishing, 1996. Book. Fine. 288 pp.Clean Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Excellent look at Celtic women in Irish and Welsh Mythology and the Celtic woman in the law in the ancient world. three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 wrapped in paper first to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

By: Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Ca, Abc-clio: 1992-05

Seller ID: 016305

ISBN: 0874366097

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket. Excellent Collectible Not Price Clipped Condition .England: ABC-CLIO, 1992. Clean free of any markings.. If you love the Celtic legendary world. This is a fine tool to have.. Clean and fine.Dust jacket design from the Bain Scottish Art Deco Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Dictionary Of Irish Mythology

By: Peter Berresford Ellis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Oxford University Press: 1992

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 016364

Condition: Very Good+


England: Oxford University Press, 1992. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library book.Ellis's book combine scholarship with inner fire similar to the Druid fire lit on Slane. Very useful guide to the old gods and goddesses of Ireland that still are heard on the road to Cong....Clean and bright. View more info

The Leprechaun's Kingdom: The World of Banshees, Fairies, Demons, Giants, Monsters, Mermaids, Phoukas, Vampires, Werewolves, Witches, and Many Others

By: Peter Haining

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Pub: 1980

Seller ID: 014294

ISBN: 0517540797

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Collectible Hardcover with Very Good Dust Jacket. 126 pp. NOT a library copy U. S. A.: Harmony Books, 1980. 4to Ireland's Fairy world, Merrows, Silkies ,Sidhe folk, Leprechauns, and the more frightening Irish Vampire and ghost, headless coach. An illustrated encyclopedia of the Fairy Faith illustrated from numerous old children's illustrated fairy books. Large Fine Hardcover and Clean free of underlines. A little shelf wear browning to dust jacket a small tear and very small chip otherwise great. Nice Clean copy of a delightful book with great illustration from the golden age of Fae... View more info

Great Irish Tales of Unimaginable

By: Peter Haining

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1994

Seller ID: 005457

ISBN: 028563206X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket First English Edition. 8vo. Great 309 pp collection of Classic Irish Mythology and Fantasy by old hard to find authors and modern masters James Stephens, Lord Dunsany, Ella Young, Dorothy Macardle, Austin Clarke, Dermot O'Byrne more! Collectible condition NOT a library book Three Geese in Flight Irish Mythology since 1977. Great Christmas gift We wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Guide to the National Monuments of Ireland

By: Peter Harbison

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ireland, G & M: 1970

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 009314

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: G & M, 1970. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback.Very Good. First Irish Edition. Clean and NOT a library book, just shelf wear. Excellent practical and sturdy guide to Megalithic and Sacred sites of ancient and medieval Ireland by a passionate scholar. Grid maps too.Many B/W illustrations. Very handy for touring Standing Stones. We wrap our Celtic books first in brown paper. First Edition. View more info

The Archaeology of Ireland

By: Peter Harbison

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1976

Seller ID: 013147

ISBN: 0684145936

Condition: Fine


Clean Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible UnClipped Dust Jacket. England: Scribner's, 1976. Book. Fine 120 pp. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo. NOT a library copy Great color photos of megalithic Ireland in this classic archaeological study of Bronze age Ireland and up to Irish Cathedrals, Tara, Newgrange photos are terrific. too. Clean excellent condition both jacket and book. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Pre-Christian Ireland: From the First Settlers to the Early Celts (Ancient Peoples and Places)

By: Peter Harbison

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013714

ISBN: 0500021104

Condition: Very Good


Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine price clipped Dust Jacket Color and B/W illus.Clean pages NOT an ex Institution copy.First American Edition An Excellent Guide into Megalithic and Pagan Celtic Ireland. The tools, gold jewelry, standing stones, rock art, dolmens and passage graves are found on every page as well as fine academic text by a this thoughtful Irish scholar..Excellent condition inside and out. three Geese In Flight 40 years wrapping Celtic books in brown paper to protect the quality of your dust jacket.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ireland Before St. Patrick The Irish Heritage Series :14

By: Peter Harbison

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Ireland, Eason and Son: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013775

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Eason and Son, 1978. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Wrap around Card Stock Cover. Clean First Irish Edition.This color 19pp filled study of pre-Christian Ireland is an excellent window into ancient Celtic Ireland. A stunning color two page photo spread of a Crannog in Ireland and fine text by Peter Harbison. Very good clean condition NOT a library copy. First Edition. 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

Irish Eccentrics A Selection Hardcover

By: Peter Somerville-Large

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Harper and Row: 1975

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014073

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Harper and Row, 1975. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean First Edition Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket. B/W Illus. Clean pages. NOT a library book. From the Culdees and they prayers they used to liberate Soul's from Hell to Highwaymen and genuine County Mayo giants, and peasant scholars. Wonderful book Very good shape book and jacket a few rubs else very good and NOT Price clipped..Many illus.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Shroud For The Archbishop A Sister Fidelma Mystery Hardcover First American Edition

By: Peter Tremayne

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, St.Martin's Press,: 1995

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 007785

Condition: Fine


New York: St.Martin's Press,, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Mystery novel set in early medieval Ireland. Great fine condition hardcover. Dust Jacket price clipped otherwise it too would be 'Fine'. No tears No chips Mylar protected Clean pages. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Sharing Celtic books since 1977.We wrap in brown paper before packing to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Raven of Destiny First English Editon Hardcover

By: Peter Tremayne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1984

Edition: First English Editon

Seller ID: 008990

Condition: Fine


England: Methuen, 1984. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Editon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Mylared Dust Jacket. The author is truly a great storyteller as well as under his real name a serious scholar of Celtic Studies. This Celtic adventure is in mint condition as is the handsome dust jacket.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

My City By The Lee Signed and Inscribed By Author

By: Pettit Dr. S.F.

Price: $22.08

Publisher: Ireland, Studio Publications: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 012671

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Studio Publications, 1987. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Irish Edition. Trade Paperback.Clean NOT a library copy. Cork city signed and inscribed and in excellent condition. B/W illustrations Signed & Inscribed By the Author. First Edition. View more info

Gypsy Fiddler Hardcover First Edition

By: Petulengro W.B.O'Hanlon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Funk and Wagnalls: 1936

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012762

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: Funk and Wagnalls, 1936. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Mylar Protected Price Clipped Dust Jacket Clean. Great book about a descendant of a famous Gypsy who like his people travels all over including County Cork in Ireland and fiddles and fights! Great shape as is the dust jacket. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Life In Camelot The Kennedy Years First Edition Hardcover

By: Philip B. Kunhardt Jr

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Time Inc,: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005960

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Time Inc,, 1988. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by b/w Photos. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. First Edition. NOT a library book. Large Folio Size Included in this is the 'Pulitzer prize winning interview with Jackie Kennedy on how J.F.K. as a boy read knights of the Round table and listened to the Play 'Camelot', and saw things through the same ideal yet heroic lens as king Arthur in "Camelot" A portrait of Camelot's undying strength. Beautiful handsome book. Oh America From Camelot to Mordor Du... View more info

Celtic Mythology Tales of Gods, Goddesses, and Heroes

By: Philip Freeman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Oxford University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 602

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition 274 pp.A one volume anthology of the major Irish and Welsh mythological tales as well as a concise pronunciation guide. Clean pages, no marks or writing in this Advanced reading Copy in mint condition. View more info

The Prose Literature of the Gaelic Revival, 1881-1921: Ideology and Innovation

By: Philip O'Leary

Price: $34.00

Publisher: University Park, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (txt): 1994

Seller ID: SKU1000062

ISBN: 0271010649

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Condition.Trade Paperback. Pennsylvania State Univ. First Edition Clean 526 pp No writing in text. NOT a library copy. Never published in hardcover. Among the very best books on the Irish language movement and the Celtic Gaelic revival excellent for the Irish language student and book collector on Irish Gaelic and Irish Mythology and Celtic Fairy tales and little known Irish historical novels. First Edition. View more info

The Romanesque Lyric Hardcover

By: Philip Schuler Allen with Howard Mumford Jones

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006447

Condition: Fine


New York: Barnes & Noble, 1973 Edition of the 1928. Book. Fine. 373 pp. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. Fine Original Green Hardcover Red Title Patch Clean Pages No Underlines Not a Library book. In depth study of Irish Sixth Century Poetry and it's influence on the Viking North and Latin south. Translations of Irish "The Hosts of Faery" is one of the closest descriptions to J.R.R.Tolkien's Elves! Also " Cry of Liadin After Curither" Discussions of Irish mythology and it's influence on Saxon literature. Dscussion of how Irish role model unlike continental Classical Europe encouraged... View more info

ST. STEPHEN'S GREEN or The Generous Lovers

By: Philips, William (Christopher Murray, ed.)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Ireland, Dolmen Press: December 1983

Seller ID: 011731

ISBN: 085105367X

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: Dolmen Press, 1980. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Wonderful Dolmen press brought fine qualty book production back to Ireland for everyman. At affordable prices some of the finest Irish literature came from this house. Here a Restoration comedy from 17th century Dublin 155pp. Price sticker and small tear on the dust jacket else great. Hardcover clean inside and out.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Crosses And Culture Of Ireland

By: Porter, Arthur Kingsley

Price: $165.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Yale University Press: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716932

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First Edition Clean 143 pp. 275 B/W Photographs. NO Writing NO Signatures Brilliant Study of the Celtic Christian Iconography of the High Crosses. Bold in his defence of Irish Celtic culture and it's pre-Christian influence in it's art and critical of the demise of vibrancy and Spiritual dynamism when the Roman Church ousted the Native culture from its primacy.The Syrian and Hebrew influence on the early Irish church art is explored as well. Outstanding sharp photos in this First Edition. A slight hint of shelf wear an foxing.. Tight free of any writing. Pages clean too Deep outstand... View more info

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Ulster Journal Of Archaeology Third Series Volume 22 1959 A Newly Discovered Statue At The Church On White Island, County Fermanagh

By: Professor E.E. Evans

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ulster Archaeological Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66821

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean 138 pp.Ten B/W Plate Pages. Original Ulster Journal Of Archaeology Third Series Volume 22 1959 NOT a library copy. Fine photos of White Island Saints and Warriors Figures (See our photo) Includes Donegal Coin-Hoard, Socketed Axes of Breton Type,Clea Lakes Crannog, Castle Archdale Fermanagh. Much more many photos. Excellent clean tight condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies wrapped in brown paper first to protect cover since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Proceedings of the First North American Congress of Celtic Studies

By: Professor Gordon W. MacLennan

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Canada, University of Ottawa: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016937

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback.Canada: University Of Ottawa, 1988. 8vo Small Printing "Proceedings Of the First North American Congress Of Celtic Studies" held at the University of Ottawa in 1986 Forty two essays by Celtic scholars from, and on Celtic studies in Ireland, Wales, Scotland Iberia, Brittany, Canada, and America. Amazing essays and scholars. Here are only a few."Woman's Names in Early Brittany" Claude l.Evans "Enchanted Games" in the Middle Welsh Romance" Ann Martin "Place names and Mythology in Irish Tradition" Proinsias Mac Cana Clean pages, free o... View more info

The Celtic Review Vol. VI. No.21 July 15, 1909 The Fians of Knockfarrel (A Ross-Shire Legend)

By: Professor Mackinnon, Miss E.C.Carmichael Edited Donald Mackenzie, Henry Jenner, Richard Henebry, Yvonne Josse

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Celtic Review: 1909

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 012758

Condition: Good+


Edinburgh: The Celtic Review, 1909. Book. Good+. Paperback. First Scottish Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Rare Original 1909 The Celtic Review 93pp. anthology of Celtic studies Journal edited here by Miss E.C.Carmichael the daughter of the editor of the Carmina Gadelica. Included is a 20pp. biography and Complete bibliography of one of the primary fathers of Celtic Studies Whitley Stokes. Also Henry Jenner "Who is the heir of the Dutchy of Brittany" and "The Fians of Knockfarrel' Donald Mackenzie" "An Outline of Breton History" Yvonne Josse. "On the O... View more info

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The Proceedings Of The Great Bardic Institution Transactions of the Ossianic Society For The Year 1857, Vol. V

By: Professor Owen Connellan Edited By

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ossianic Society By John O Daly: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66773

Condition: Very Good+


Rare Very Good+ First Edition 1860 Irish Gaelic English Translation Facing Page 340 pp. Study and an Edition of Irish Bardic proceedings and texts with glimpses of the distant Pagan past in these Celtic poetry texts and laws. Magic in verse is apparent and no culture codified a poets power to such an extent. NOT a library copy. NO writing NO ownership marks. Quite a nice edition . One flaw on second preliminary page an inch of the blank page at the top is missing. Otherwise outstanding copy. See photos Three Geese in Flight Celtic books our passion since 1977 First Edition. View more info