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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

Some Arthurian Material In Keltic Aberystwyth Studies Vol. VIII Complete Original 1926 Edition

By: Professor T. Gwynn Jones, J.J. Jones, H.J. Ross

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Wales, University College Wales: 1926

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 874716829

Condition: Good+


Good+ Original Complete 1926 102 pp. Issue Aberystwyth Studies Vol. VIII Some library markings No pocket No writing in text. The essay "Some Arthurian Material In Keltic" by Professor T. Gwynn Jones is 56 clean pages. Also within issue "The Celtic God with the Hammer " J.J. Jones and "Two Fragments of Samian Pottery" by Reynols more View more info

A New History of Ireland

By: R. Dudley Edwards

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Gill and Macmillan: 1972

Seller ID: 013395

ISBN: 0717105806

Condition: Very Good


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

Celts and the Renaissance, The

By: R. O. Jones (Editor), Glanmor Williams (Editor)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 1990

Edition: First Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 90032

ISBN: 0708310540

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Intact Dust Jacket NO Chips NOT a Institutional copy.177 pp. Six Essays on the rise of Celtic literature reaching a wider world because of Renaissance Printing The book studies each traditional Celtic culture from ireland, Cornwall, Scotland, Wales and Ireland, Isle of Man. Excellent condition too Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A City On A Hill Studies Autumn 1957 An Irish Quarterly Review

By: R.A .Breatnach William J.Philbin John Ryan

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Dublin, Studies Autumn: 1957

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 006782

Condition: Good


Dublin: Studies Autumn, 1957. Book. Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. In all seven essays in this Irish quarterly old issue of 'Studies' Autumn 1957 Red card stock covers 261-372pp. published by the Talbot Press.'The Early Irish Muse' R.A.Bretnach. Other articles, "Muintir na Tire" John Ryan "A City on A Hill" William J.Philbin," Irish Economic Problems" An Irish Quarterly Review. Garret Fitzgerald, "Criminal Responsibility"Michael Connolly more. Good clean,solid condition with shelf wear. First Edition. View more info

Ancient Ireland A Study In The Legends Of Archaeology And History First Edition Hardcover

By: R.A.S. Macalister

Price: $120.00

Publisher: England, Methuen: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 98

Condition: Very Good


England: Methuen, 1935. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Very Good Hardcover First Edition Hardcover Very Good Not Price Clipped Dust Jacket. NOT a library book. B/W illustrated history and archaeology of Ancient Celtic Ireland. Fold-out map of ancient Standing stone Ireland.24 plates.18 other illus. Swords spears, Stone Circles, Holy wells, druids Except for some small fade stains on spines these are in very good shape. As is the dust jacket. Irish Bronze and Iron age, Celtic Church. Wonderful First English Edition collectible archeology... View more info

Tara A Pagan Sanctuary Of Ancient Ireland

By: R.A.S. Macalister

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribners: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012076

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. Hardcover First 1931 U.S. Edition. NOT a library book, No Dust Jacket The Seat of High King and Power in Ancient Ireland and the symbol of the High Kings royal inauguration site Very Good. No writing or underlines in text. Plates Clear as is usual in First Edition. Here the Irish sacred site is explored in texts, history and archaeology. Illustrations. Very good except for a few rubs and a some foxing on a few pages, else tight very nice shape. B/W plates. For 35 years we wrap the book first in brown paper to respect the book in it's journey. First... View more info

Ancient Ireland Hardcover

By: R.A.S. Macalister

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Arno Press: 1978

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 008061

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Arno Press, 1978. Book. Fine Clean Green. Hardcover. Third Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Bright green Hardcover Clean B/W wonderful illustrations of Celtic Sacred sites and artifacts through out this classic study of Pagan Druid Ireland and early Celtic Christianity.B/W illus. Tight clean condition. No plates, no writing NOT a library copy. View more info

The Archaeology of Ireland Original Hardcover

By: R.A.S. Macalister

Price: $59.00

Publisher: London:, Methuen: 1949

Edition: Second Revised and Enlarged.

Seller ID: 006650

Condition: Fine


London:: Methuen, 1949. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second Revised and Enlarged.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Original Green Hardcover. Fine Clean Condition. NOT a Library book. In Depth Look At Pagan Ireland from before the Neolithic up through the Celtic iron Age and the Celtic Church. Many illus. of Celtic jewelry, weapons, sculpture. Sections on defenses, stone walls forts, Gilt titling on spine. Illustrated by 16 Plates and 39 Illus.Dark green hardcover and gilt titling. Clean and bright..Celtic Studies since 1977 wrapped with respect View more info

The Vision of Merlino An Irish Allegory

By: R.A.S.Macalister Edited and Translation

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Ireland, M.H. Gill & Son,: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012219

Condition: Very Good


Ireland: M.H. Gill & Son,, 1906. Book. Very Good. Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1906 Edition Irish Gaelic with English translation by R.A.S.Macalister. Edited with translation and vocabulary.Story of "Once upon a time in kingdom of Bohemia was a man Merlino Maligno, a man hurtful and accursed...hateful toward the church" Was 'Merlin' the role model here, or John Dee? Very good shape except brown for rust stains where the publisher's binding staples were. Otherwise clean and free from marks. No underlines. NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Social Life in Ireland 1800-45

By: R.B. McDowell

Price: $12.02

Publisher: Ireland, Mercier: 1973

Edition: Third Irish Edition

Seller ID: 009193

Condition: Good Light Wear,tight


Ireland: Mercier, 1973. Book. Good Light Wear,tight. Stiff Wrappers. Third Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Concise excellent example of the high level of Irish Scholarship. Here Ireland is looked at before the Famine.In essays by different scholars on the 'press',the army','rural Ireland''travel' more 109pp.B/W illus. Cover creas and a little shop wear else good.internally very good, clean and tight.. View more info

The Book Of Leinster Formerly Lebar Na Nuachongbala Vol II Hardcover with Dust Jacket

By: R.I.Best and M.A.O'Brien Edited

Price: $33.43

Publisher: Ireland, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: 1956

Seller ID: 011355

Condition: Fine


Ireland: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1956. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Irish Edition Near Fine Hardcover. Not Price Clipped NOT a library book. The Book Of Leinster VOL. II with Near Fine Dust Jacket Handsomely bound in oat colored linen boards in Dublin with gilt titling on spine. Book and dust jacket Clean Excellent shape. Fold out Facsimile page of the original manuscript. English foreword. Irish text. This is Volume II of the medieval Book of Leinster Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping your Celtic studies books first in brown paper to ... View more info

The Grey Of Ruthin Valor Hardcover

By: R.I.Jack

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Sydney University Press: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006172

Condition: Fine


Australia: Sydney University Press, 1965. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine First Edition Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Clean pages NOT a library book. Primary document of English feudalism,The Valor of the English Charter lands of Edmund Grey Earl of Kent in 1468. The land holdings of a manor lord and the requirements and laws of the tenants.Similar arrangements lasted into Colonial New York Livingston Manor. A window into medieval castle and hovel. Quite uncommon view. 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

Bits Of Blarney Original 1884 Hardcover

By: R.Shelton Mackenzie

Price: $35.88

Publisher: Chicago, Belford,clarke & Co.: 1884

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009013

Condition: Near Very Good


Chicago: Belford,clarke & Co., 1884. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Very Good Original 1884 Hardcover Handsome Decorative Caxton Edition Cover, NOT a library copy. Clean pages. Tight cracked paper gutter repaired. 19th century Irish folklore and political life. The author's journey to "Blarney Castle' right after Sir Walter Scott is fascinating including his Gaelic speaking guide. Cromwell More, 'Fenian tales. Pleasantly free from the stage Irish dialog of the day. Published in Chicago for the Irish in America. Decorative cover and ... View more info

EIGSE V PART IV Irish Offprint "The Keen for Art O' Leary It's Background And it's Place In The Tradition Of Gaelic Keening" Offprint INSCRIBED AND SIGNED "WITH COMPLIMENTS" RACHEL BROMWICH"

By: Rachel Bromwich Inscribed and Signed

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Ireland, Eigse: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 010441

Condition: Near Fine


Ireland: Eigse, 1948. Book. Near Fine. Paperback. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1948 Offprint of the Irish Academic Publication "Eigse Part IV" INSCRIBED "RACHEL BROMWICH". Original Publishers Blue Card Stock Offprint binding inscribed and signed by famed Celtic studies scholar and the translator and editor of the 'Welsh Triads' Inscribed "With Compliments Rachel Bromwich" Inside is her study with translations of "Keening" in bardic and Irish culture and in the Irish "Lament for Art O'L... View more info