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The Course of Irish Verse Hardcover

By: Robert Farren.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Sheed and Ward: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 203

Condition: Very Good


London: Sheed and Ward, 1948. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover with Good+ Mylar protected Dust Jacket Very nice shape with a few rubs and chips. Pages clean just a few creases on jacket. NOT a library copy.Really great study of Irish poetry by an Irish poet himself from Bardic on up.. You feel every beat and bounce of the living verb. quiet and brave. Great education on Irish celtic verse First English Edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Irish Prince And The Hebrew Prophet: A Masonic Tale of the Captive Jews and the Ark of the Covenant Original 1896 Hardcover First Edition

By: Robert G.Kissick

Price: $174.00

Publisher: New York, Masonic Publishing: 1896

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015558

Condition: Very Good


Original First Edition Hardcover Very Good 1896 Brown Decorative Cloth. New York: Masonic Publishing, 1896. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo .Very Good Original Hardcover No Dust Jacket was ever issued by Publisher. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Git tiling and Gilt Knight Templar Maltese cover cross. The Lia Fail. The Stone of Destiny The Tribe of Dan and the Ark of the Covenant, Irish Mythology blending with the Hebrew Bible and the Pharaoh's daughter Scotia. Great b/w illus of Israel in the nineteenth century. Clean pages and NOT a library book! Except for bumped and... View more info

Sweet Cork of Thee

By: Robert Gibbings

Price: $13.66

Publisher: New York:, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1943

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 005740

Condition: Very Good


New York:: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1943. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cloth. Very Good/Good,light Wear. Second Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Gibbings intersperses his tales of travel in County Cork, Ireland, in the late 1940's, with stories of the colorful locals, fairy lore, and legendary characters. With beautiful b/w engravings by the author. Classic. Dust jacket present. View more info

Eimar O'Duffy Irish Writers Series Hardcover

By: Robert Hogan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Bucknell University Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007583

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket..U.S.A: Bucknell University Press, 84 pp.. Fine. Hardcover.Fine Collectible Dust Jacket 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean NOT a library book.1972. First American Edition Bucknell University Press. Biography Of the Irish satirist, poet, and novelist author of 'King Goshawk and the Birds""The Wasted Island" and more. Collectible clean condition book and UnClipped jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dictionary Of Irish Literature Hardcover

By: Robert Hogan

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Greenwood,: 1979

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 010879

ISBN: 0313291721

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: U.S.A: Greenwood, 1979, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover No Jacket Ever Issued by Greenwood Publisher. Free of Underlines or Markings. NOT a library copy. Excellent resource. 817 pp.The comprehensive history and biography of hundreds of well known and little known masters of the pen and paper and kings of the written and spoken word of Ireland.. 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

Irish Magic: Four Tales of Romance and Enchantment from Four Acclaimed Authors

By: Roberta Gellis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Kensington: 1995-03-06

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007298

ISBN: 0821748823

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Clean Paperback 342 pp. U.S.A: Kensington, 1995.First.U.S.Edition. 8vo. Four Novelas based on ancient Irish myth. One by Morgan Llywelyn. The other three are also wonderful examples of Celtic magic mythical fiction. Trade paperback. Like new condition NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Bard Song

By: Robim Herne

Price: $22.00

Publisher: England, Moon Books: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016642

Condition: Fine


England: Moon Books, 2012. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First English Trade Paperback Edition Clean pages NOT a library copy , Concise 120pp.example of different Celtic Irish and Welsh bardic metres, styles, and categories. Using the four sacred days of pagan pre-Christan Ireland and Britain. Knowledgeable and a lot of poetic learning mixed in this cauldron by a practicing practitioner. Example and translation of many lesser known bardic terms. Cis lir fodla aire which describes ten types of legally permissible satire. Fine condition. since 1977 wra... View more info

The Road To Judgment From Custom To Court In Medieval Ireland And Wales Hardcover

By: Robin Chapman Stacey

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University of Pennsylvania Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015995

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Hardcover And Fine Dust Jacket In Collectible Condition. NOT price clipped NOT a library book. Clean free of marks. Serious academic study of Celtic legal obligations and contracts. The Bardic legal system in Ireland and Wales. The author here basically offers a course in Medieval Celtic Contract Law. Quite an achievement. Similarities to Germanic and it's Roman model and the distinct differences to Celtic systems. Use of Source material, massive notes and b... View more info

What Life Was Like Among Druids And High Kings Celtic Ireland AD 400-1200 Hardcover

By: Robin Chapman Stacey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Time Life: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016023

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Time Life, 1998. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket Color and B/W Illustrations. This overview of ancient and medieval Ireland is far more comprehensive than the beautiful color filled Coffee table book one might think. The author Robin Chapman Stacey is one of the finest scholars working today and her specialty on early Celtic law and it's significance in Irish Mythology and the Brehon laws as well as the seats of power at Tara. Highly recommended and yes the color pictures are amazing. Clean, bright and c... View more info

The Tory Islanders: A people of the Celtic fring

By: Robin Fox

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1978

Seller ID: 014642

ISBN: 0521292980

Condition: Very Good


England: Cambridge University Press, 1978. Book. Very Good. 210 pp. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo. Very Good Trade Paperback. Except for light shelf wear this b/w illustrated trade paperback is in near very good shape. Clean inside as well. NOT a library copy. Study of Celtic culture, land owning, inheritance, Holy wells on Tory Island off of Donegal. A great book on this Irish Gaelic speaking island that tradition says was and is the home of Balor of the One Eye. A Fomorian enemy of the Celtic Gods the Tuatha de Dannan First Edition. View more info

Folk Harp Journal Vol. 21 June 1978

By: Robinson's Harp Shop

Price: $21.16

Publisher: California, Robinson's Harp Shop: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017031

Condition: Good


California: Robinson's Harp Shop, 1978. Book. Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Folk Harp Journal Vol. 21 June 1978 From the Golden Age Of Celtic Harp Revival in America in the 70s and 80s these folks were among the leaders. Here how to build Irish harps, Andes harps music songs book reviews, notes serious stuff Chromatic harp design. Soiling and creasing on cover but tight and internally clean.. First Edition. View more info

Killoyle An Irish Farce

By: Roger Boylan

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Normal, Il, U.s.a., Dalkey Archive Press: May 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716811

ISBN: 1564781453

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Clean First American Edition 241 pp. Clear headed Irish writing modern satirical fiction! NOT a library copy. NO writing at all. Very slight shelf wear. Nice copy. Three Geese In Flight Irish Books since 1977 wrapped with respect for the book and you First Edition. View more info

A Short History of Ireland Hardcover

By: Roger Chauvire

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Devin-Adair: 1956

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010646

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Mylared Dust Jacket U.S.A: Devin-Adair, 1956. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket has,one Inch Chip in dust jacket, mylared. First American Edition. A good overall history of Ireland with a focus in the era of the O'Neills and O'Donnells.B/W illus. A good read and a fine introduction to overall history.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dolmens for the Dead Megalith-Building Throughout the World

By: Roger Joussaume Translated From The French By Anne and Christopher Chippindale

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Cornell University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007687

ISBN: 080142156X

Condition: Fine


SALE!!! Fine Illustrated Hardcover with Fine Mylar Protected Unclipped Dust Jacket First Edition. Cornell University Press, 1988. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translated from the French This study looks at British, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Dutch and some of the lesser known megaliths in countries not usually associated with them. Such as Portugal, Israel or India, or even Ethiopia! Scale plans.Photos NOT a library copy Collectible Fine condition. Fine Mylar protected Dust Jacket Three Geese in Flight 40 years' Old School' wrapping first in brown paper to preserve the bo... View more info

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Medieval Studies In Memory Of Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis Original 1927 Hardcover

By: Roger Sherman Loomis Edited R.I.Best O.J.Bergin Arthur C.L.Brown Martha Beckwith Douglas Hyde Eugene Vinaver

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017111

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Columbia University Press, 1927. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Very Rare 1927 Hardcover Frontis Photo With Tissue. Irish Arthurian and Celtic Grail Essays Irish and Norse Mythology Meroviginian, French Grail Templar, Picts matriarchy, even Punjab Indian Arthurian essay! NOT a library copy, free of writing. Only previous owners interesting bookplate. NO underlines Sun fading on spine and corners of cover and some cover soiling else excellent. Tight binding Gilt title. B/W Illus.Dedicated to the great American Celticist and Ar... View more info

O'Houlihan's Jest

By: Rohan O' Grady

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1961

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015101

Condition: Fine


New York: Macmillan, 1961. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Tan Hardcover with Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Very hard to find Irish political historical fiction with a Mystical almost Celtic reincarnation ancient kingship mythology running through this hard bitten Irish gem of a book. Clean hardcover Rare First Edition in Dust Jacket. Light green harp on a dark and bloody field. Except for natural page yellowing and very light creases, and small page rubs to price clipped mylar protected dust jacket. A real plum to... View more info

Seal Woman First American Edition Hardcover

By: Ronald Lockley

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Bradbury Press: 1974

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008929

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Bradbury Press, 1974. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover with Very Good Dust Jacket Naked Seal Woman on the cover Great Celtic fantasy novel set in WW II Ireland about a man who falls in love with a Seal Woman!! Rubs on the jacket else very nice. Not price clipped. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dictionary Of Irish Myth and Legend

By: Ronan Coghlan

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Ireland, Donard Publishing: 1979

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 014593

Condition: Very Good+


Ireland: Donard Publishing, 1979. Book. Very Good+. Paperback. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This concise attractive 45pp.dictionary of Irish Mythology was way ahead of it's time. From the Irish Goddess drawn on the white and green card stock cover to the Celtic knots surrounding her. The author is as passionate as he is knowledgable. Printed and published in County Down. Great condition.. First Edition. View more info

The Kirwans of Castlehacket, Co. Galway: History, Folklore and Mythology in an Irish Horseracing Family

By: Ronan Lynch

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Four Courts Press: 2006

Seller ID: 66858

ISBN: 1846820286

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Intact Dust Jacket Clean 200 pp.First Irish Edition Touch Nothing If you climb Cnoc Maa outside of Tuam of the Crossroads.The locals don't and don't you!.This is the home fortress of Finvarra King of the Connacht Daoine Sidhe and his wife Queen Oonagh. This lone hill is also the small Castle of the Kirwans of Castlehacket a folklore and horse lore of this most urgent of Otherworld places. Three Geese In Flight Books Celtic Mythology (in case you couldn't tell) since 1977 packed with respect Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Legend Of Longinus In Ecclesiastical Tradition And In English Literature And it's Connections With The Grail Original 1911 Edition

By: Rose Jeffries Peebles

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Baltimore, J.H.Furst: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016653

Condition: Good


Baltimore: J.H. Furst, 1911. Book. Good.Original Rare First 1911 Edition. Good Condition. NOT a library copy.The Legend of Longinus, or The Spear of Destiny its connection with the Holy Grail in Celtic Pagan tradition of the Tuatha de Dannan in Irish and in Norse tradition of Baldur Legend and the Christian tradition of the Lance of Longinus. This is the best academic study of the 'Spear of Destiny'.The "lance' in Magic Charms. Printed in small card stock and paper binding. Very few of the few have survived. Some flaking on the paper spine and on the front original Card Stock Covers. No ... View more info

Whoredom in Kimmage: Irish Women Coming of Age

By: Rosemary Mahoney

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1993

Seller ID: 012857

ISBN: 0395602017

Condition: Fine


Near Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped NOT a library book.303 pp. Great writing here. A clear bight morning of a book.This describes Irish women but more it describes Ireland itself thru the modern Irish woman. Hardcover with dust jacket. Very good clean bright shape. three Geese In Flight for 35 years we wrap our celtic studies books first in brown paper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Harp From Tara's Halls To American Schools Hardcover

By: Roslyn Rensch

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Philosophical Library,: 1950

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 005445

Condition: Good+


U. S. A.: Philosophical Library,, 1950. Book. Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good+ Hardcover Great Harp history, examples, lists of every conceivable subject related to harpers. Photos, Musical notation. Green cloth with dark green title patch and gilt lettering.Binding tight, pages clean, no underlines, fade areas on cover. Good+ clean pages, tight binding. NOT a library book. Photos, musical notation, text. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Book of Druidry

By: Ross Nichols

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Wellingborough, Thorsons Pub: December 1990

Seller ID: 013711

ISBN: 085030900X

Condition: Fine


First English Edition Fine Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Clean pages NOT price clipped NOT a library book. England: The Aquarian Press, 1990. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.Excellent guide to sacred Druid and Celtic Goddess sites in Cornwall, Brittany, Ireland, Gaul and even Spanish tradition before the recent revival. Meditation in Dolmens. Excellent condition. Great condition. Hardcover and dust jacket Fine.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

World Mythology (Henry Holt Reference Book)

By: Roy G (Editor), and Walter, Robert (Foreword by) Willis

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1993-10

Seller ID: 005927

ISBN: 0805027017

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover.Very Good+ Dust Jacket Clean 310 pp First American Edition. 4to .Excellent Resource for home library Great for poets and naming children.Terrific Norse, Inca Myth Japanese myth. Greek myth Norse myth Irish mythology Chinese, Aztecan, Egyptian star Gods and Goddess Great shape.large book NOT a library book. Color Illustrations Three Geese In Flight Books since 1977 wrapping books with care Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Catalogue of British and Irish Prehistoric Bronzes in the Royal Ontario Museum

By: Royal Ontario Museum

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ont., The Museum: 1980

Seller ID: 005915

ISBN: 0888542402

Condition: Fine


Fine Decorative Hardcover.Canada: Royal Ontario Museum, 1980. First Edition. 4to Fine Hardcover Boards. b/w illus. Drawings First Canadian Edition. NOT a library copy. Study and illustrated catalog of Celtic weapons. Swords, spears, axes bronze snaffle bits. Many drawings and descriptions of Celtic metallurgy, bibliography. Fine Celtic artifacts in the Toronto Canada museum.Fine Handsome copy. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Celtic Art From Its Beginnings To The Book Of Kells Hardcover First Edition

By: Ruth And Vincent Megaw

Price: $69.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Thames And Hudson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5259

Condition: Near Fine


Handsome Collectible Condition First Edition 288 pp. 452 Illustrations 24 Color New Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Dust jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy No writing No plates No signatures Clan tight. Very little of "Celtic Art" are entwined knots. With the new understanding of "Celtic" as being so much more, and deeper than Indo European one must go back to where the Mythological touches the Archeological,Here we see many little seen pieces in bright color and concise b/w and informative history. Amazing cover o 1st. centuryf Bronze Enamel Dragon brooch. Since 1977 wrapping ... View more info

The Fairy Cup Hardcover Illustrations by E.S.Duffin

By: Ruth Duffin

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Dublin, Browne And Nolan Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5269

Condition: Good+


First Irish Edition Hardcover Complete 142 pp. Hardcover. Color Frontis by E.S.Duffin "I am a woman of the Sidhe" Fading on covers and spine, Spine titles bright. No writing in text, Small pencil eraser size little round chip on the side of the spine. NOT a library copy. Gaelic signature on endpaper and children's designs. Text free of writing. B/W drawings as well. Delightful and hard to find Irish children's Fairy story from Ireland First Edition. View more info

Old Con and Patrick Hardcover

By: Ruth Sawyer

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, New York: Viking Press, 1946: 1946

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011106

Condition: Fine


New York: New York: Viking Press, 1946, 1946. Book. Illus. by Cathal O'Toole. Fine. Cloth. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Mylared Collectible Dust Jacket Not Clipped NOT a library copy First American Edition. Beautiful Cathal O'Toole color illustration on this cover, b/w drawings in text. The book and it's dust jacket are in far better shape then this delightful Irish young adult book is usually found in... Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Derrynaflan Hoard I: a Preliminary Account

By: Ryan, Michael (Ed. )

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dublin, National Museum of Ireland: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013547

ISBN: 0901777072

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Handsome Copy Full Color.66 pp. Tall Full Color Trade Paperback. First Edition. 4to. Ireland: National Museum of Ireland, 1983.Plus Color Booklet Large Full Color illustrated study of the Silver Ninth century Celtic Irish Derrynaflan Chalice the way it was found before restoration on the cover on this large handsome quarto size study Also Irish Gold artifacts. Study of this Ardagh like chalice and the archaeology behind it Large quarto size Color and b/w photos.Also included brochure with color photo of this silver chalice after restoration, PLUS Irish newspaper clipping eph... View more info