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Moore's Poems With Notes Hardcover

By: Thomas Moore

Price: $21.31

Publisher: Chicago: The Henneberry Co.: 0

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006108

Condition: Fine


Chicago: The Henneberry Co. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/None as Issued. The popular poet whose poem 'The harp that once in Tara's halls, every Irish American of another generation learned these lines by heart. Here are his Irish songs with beautiful gilt spine and bright gilt cover design and with scholarly Notes. 605pp. Illustrated by Photo. Great gift for an Irish dad. Beautiful looking too. First Edition. View more info

The Poetical Works Of Thomas Moore With The Life Of the Author Original illustrated 1880 Hardcover

By: Thomas Moore, J N O Francis Waller Edited

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier: 1880

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 008878

Condition: Very Good


New York: P.F. Collier, 1880 Hardcover. First Thus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Very Good Original C.1880 Green Gilt Design Hardcover.Clean Pages. NOT a library book. A Illustrated Collection of songs and poetry of the beloved Thomas Moore. His poems were beloved by Irish at home and in exile. One of his most famous songs was "The Minstrel boy" covered to perfection by the Clancy Brothers of course included here with many more. Numerous b/w illus. as well as a short biography. Except for the natural yellowing of the paper this undated book from the turn of the century ... View more info

Year of Liberty: History of the Great Irish Rebellion of 1798

By: Thomas Pakenham

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1969

Seller ID: 91

ISBN: 0340106409

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Hardcover Very Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket.London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1969. Book. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. NOT a library copy. Jacket has a few closed little tears and rubs but bright in it's Mylar. Fade spots on spine. Tight binding. No underlines. No writing in text, Dust Jacket Painting 'Battle of Ballynahinch' Handsome copy. Dust jacket present. View more info

A Contemporary Narrative Of The Proceedings Against Dame Alice Kyteler Prosecuted For Sorcery In 1324, By Richard De Ledrede Bishop of Ossory Original 1863 Hardcover ((West Point Library)

By: Thomas Wright Edited

Price: $99.00

Publisher: London, Camden Society: 1863

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 011630

Condition: Very Good


London: Camden Society, 1863. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1863 Very Good+ Text Hardcover Rebound in Blue library buckram at West Point Military Academy. Irish Witch Craft Trial Dame Alice Kyteler Prosecuted For Sorcery Hardcover Very Good Condition English Introduction and history, Latin Text, English notes, introduction.Text and Camden Society Membership. A Contemporary narrative of the trial of 'Witchcraft' in the reign of Edward II in Medieval Ireland. Very Good shape Bound In West Point Academy library markings. Page... View more info

Who Was Saint Patrick?

By: Thompson, E. A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan: 1986-03

Seller ID: 016502

ISBN: 0312870841

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped NOT a institution copy.St. Martin's Press. Without a doubt E.A.Thompson was one of the most interesting original thinkers to write about Post Roman and Early Medieval history. His political perspectives make the Dark Ages alive with personality agree or disagree this serious scholar never bores and always educates. Here First Edition in Collectible like new condition inside and out, book and jacket. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight packs our books with care for the covers. Dust jacket present. First ... View more info

The Birth of Modern Ireland

By: Tierney, Mark and MacCurtain, Margaret

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ireland, Gill and Macmillan Dublin,: 1969

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 66745

Condition: Good+


Great Modern Irish History of Modern Ireland by the Irish themselves! many b/w Photos. 241 pp Tight binding Some markings and several underlines but NOT a library copy. Colorful cover. Good stuff here. Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before sending since 1977 View more info

The Brendan Voyage A Leather Boat Tracks the Discovery of America By the Irish Sailor Saints Hardcover

By: Tim Severin

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U. S. A., McGraw-Hill: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014336

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: McGraw-Hill, 1978. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover. With Dust Jacket. Color and B/W photos and Illus.Combines the pre-Columbian Irish Sixth century era recreated leather boat and sails to Greenland to show the Celts could have sailed to America before the Vikings. First Edition hardcover A little light shelf wear clean very good shape. Dust jacket several closed repaired tears and some shelf fade wear else solid, good tight binding and NO writing.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dreamseeker's Road Hardcover First Edition

By: Tom Deitz

Price: $20.70

Publisher: U.S.A, Morrow,: 1995

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007286

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A: Morrow,, 1995. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine First Edition Hardcover and Near Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price cut and NOT a library book. Modern Celtic fantasy novel about 'Faerie' set on a "ley Line", in modern North Carolina on a Halloween night. Since 1977 we pack with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Legend Of The Golden Key Hardcover

By: Tom McCaughren

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Acorn Books: 1983

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 005687

Condition: Fine


Acorn Books, 1983. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Terry Myler. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Collectible Irish First Edition Hardcover Color Illustrated Cover Irish Hardcover. Clean inside and out. First. Irish Ed. Wonderful, color illustrated cover on this Irish children's Fairy mystery. NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Round Towers Of Ireland Edinburgh Review April 1834 Original Tom Moore's Critical Review Of Henry O'Briens 'Round Towers Of Ireland

By: Tom Moore

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Scotland, Ediinburgh Review: 1834

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016431

Condition: Very Good


Scotland: Ediinburgh Review, 1834. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Original 1834 Excerpted 12pp. Tom Moore's Critical Review Of Henry O'Briens 'Round Towers Of Ireland' This was published in the April 1834 Edinburgh Review. Here is those twelve pages in a archival plasticine clear envelope. Clean pages loosely bound. Not a reprint. and no markings. This 1834 criticism by Tom Moore was well founded. O'Brien's portrayal of Irish Round Towers as a Persian Zoroastrian Fire Tower with Atlantis connections is a terrific visual image but remains highly unlike... View more info

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Harper And Bard The Beauties Of Irish Literature Hardcover

By: Tom Peete Cross

Price: $85.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Thomas S. Rockwell Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5212

Condition: Near Fine


Original 1931 Blue Cloth. Gilt Titles Bright. First Edition Collectible Near Fine Condition Clean NOT a library Copy. NO Writing. NO Book plates. 138 pp.Cross and Slover translations of Irish Mythology are still on Scholars bibliographies. Here is a wonderful retelling by Tom Peete Cross of the stories of Ireland after Noah's flood and the Fir Bolg and Tuatha De Dannan into the Tain B Cuailnge and the Ossianic Cycle in a concise fluid manner that is bardic worthy and in collectible condition. Three Geese in Flight wrapping our Celtic Mythology in brown paper before packing since 1977 First Edi... View more info

Captured by the Vikings

By: Torill Thorstad Hauger

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Breakwater Books Ltd: June 1991

Seller ID: 011847

ISBN: 1550810332

Condition: Fine


Fine.Clean Trade Paperback. Newfoundland: Breakwater, 1991. First Canadian Edition. Excellent historical young adult novel about Irish slaves captured by Vikings. NOT a library book.Translated from Norwegian and published in Newfoundland this is well researched and really well written, fast paced storytelling.160pp. Great cover illustration too. First Edition. View more info

Arthurian and Other Studies presented to Shunichi Noguchi

By: Tsuyoshi (Editor), and Suzuki, Takashi (Editor), and Noguchi, Shun'ichi Mukai

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Woodbridge:, D.S.Brewer: March 24, 1993

Seller ID: 005732

ISBN: 0859913805

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover England: D.S.Brewer,, 1993. First Edition. 8vo 273 pp.Clean Hardcover King Arthur and western literature in Japanese scholarship.Wonderful gilt design on red cloth boards of a Medieval Princess and a Japanese Noble woman. Excellent clean bright condition NOT a library copy. Great Japanese and Western scholars discuss Arthurian subjects such as Caxton and Winchester Malory and Stanzaic Morte Arthure. Also Medieval literature Chaucer literature, as well as modern Joyce and Fitzgerald.. First Edition. View more info

The Times I've Seen Oliver St.John Gogarty A Biography Hardcover

By: Ulick O'Connor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Ivan Obolensky: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012364

Condition: Very Good


New York: Ivan Obolensky, 1963. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover with Good- Dust Jacket. Oliver St. John Gogarty stared at himself in a mirror unknowingly in Joyce's Ulysses.A awful lot about Gogarty and Joyce here in this biography. b/w illus.Tight and internal very good. Dust jacket a few thumb nail chips and both jacket flaps are separated but present. Book very good jacket only fair but can be fixed up a bit.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Tales My Father Told Illustrated By Richard Kennedy

By: Una Ni Cathill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Faber And Faber: 1964

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 015059

Condition: Very Good-


Near Very Good. Clean 75 pp Hardcover. Many B/W line drawings. No writing, Sun fading on rear cover and a little on front cover else excellent. NOT an ex Institution book.Not a signature. Tight binding. Rolls and flows along magic stones that cross streams that do not exist but appear anyway. Not plastic Leprechauns here but the "Good People"..The good ones the people tell with respect. Great to read to childrenThree Geese in Flight Irish books since 1977 wrapped in brown paper before packing to protect the book. View more info

The Celts

By: Vencesclas Kruta

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1991

Seller ID: 015338

ISBN: 0847814076

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Huge Hardcover with Near Fine Dust Jacket New York: Rizzoli, 1991. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to.NOT a library Copy. Near Fine clean inside and out Not Price clipped. If you can only have one book on the Celts this HUGE nearly 800 page book is it. Dozens of scholarly essays by the leading scholars around the all on Pre-Christian Pagan and Christian Celtic Hungary, Italy, Spain, Czech Republic Wales, Ireland, Gaul, om and on. Celtic coins, swords, food, architecture, gold jewelry torcs, maps. Huge Volume! NOT A LIBRARY COPY.Three geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 197... View more info

Greenland By Vilhjalmur Stefansson Hardcover

By: Vilhjalmur Stefansson

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Duran & Company: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016465

Condition: Very Good+


New York: Doubleday, Duran & Company, 1944. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Edition Very Good+ Clean Hardcover and Very Good+ Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped. NOT a library book. Maps. B/W illus. One of the very best and very few educated books to speak about Irish Christian seafaring in the north Atlantic and specifically Greenland. Photos of Irish influenced architecture in Norse stone houses. Drawings of stone Cairns. Rare in such great shape for wartime made books. Even several pages still uncut. Great reading on Vik... View more info

The Sea Around Them The Atlantic Ocean, A.D 1250

By: Vincent H.Cassidy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Louisiana State University Press: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013989

Condition: Very Good+


U. S. A.: Louisiana State University Press, 1968. Book. Very Good+.Clean Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket Excellent scholarly research into Norse and medieval seafaring in northern seas and the Irish who started it. A little jacket rubbing on price cut dust jacket, else very good, solid shape book and jacket. Clean pages, Bright in mylar protected du . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Heroes Of The Dawn Color Plates Beatrice Elvery

By: Violet Russell

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Ireland, Maunsel: 1914

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 013959

Condition: Very Good+


Ireland: Maunsel, 1914. Book. Illus. by Beatrice Elvery. Very Good. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover Original First Edition in Very Good+ Condition. Tipped in Color Plates. NOT a library copy. Irish mythology retold by Violet Russell, wife of the mystic A.E. Finn McCool and Fianna at Tara. 4 color tipped in tissue covered plates by Beatrice Elvery. One of a Fomorian Underworld being shooting fire rays from it's eye at Fionn McCool at Tara on Samhain. Also 16 full page b/w Irish Fairy tale illus. Original purple cloth binding with gilt hero and... View more info

Roman Ireland

By: Vittorio Di Martino

Price: $21.85

Publisher: England, Collins Press: 2003

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 013931

Condition: Near Fine


England: Collins Press, 2003. Book. Near Fine. Paperback. First English Edition. 8vo. The Romans have finally found a way to conquer Ireland. Here the author offers the revisionist notion that Rome did invade Ireland and succeded. 208pp.illus, drawings, photos.Trade paperback Near fine.. First Edition. View more info

Irische Miniaturen Zwolf Farbige Bilder Aus Handschriften Irischer Monche

By: Von Paul Wilhelm Wenger

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Germany, Friedrich Wittig Verlag: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009612

Condition: Fine


Germany: Friedrich Wittig Verlag, 1957. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket with a two inch chip on the back cover. Color Illumination on jacket cover. Not Price cut NOT a library copy. Twelve Celtic Illuminated Pages. Concise study of Irish illumination. German text 12 page color plates of Irish and Celtic illumination from books other then the Book of Kells!. 32pp.Lesser seen Celtic plates. Clean pahes NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Fairy and Folk Tales Of Ireland Edited By W.B.Yeats Hardcover

By: W. B. Yeats Benedict Kiely introduction

Price: $23.23

Publisher: U. S. A., Galahad Books: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013729

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Galahad Books, 1996. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust jacket Both Very Good. NOT a library copy.First Thus. This actually includes two separate books by W.B.Yeats "Fairy And Folk Tales Of The Irish Peasantry" and "Irish Fairy Tales" reprinted into a large easier to read hardcover. B/W illus. Very good shape both A one volume William Butler Yeats Irish folklore library. Benedict Kiely introduction. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Unicorn From The Stars And Other Plays

By: W. B. Yeats and Lady Gregory

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1915

Edition: Third U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 014722

Condition: Good+


New York: Macmillan, 1915. Book. Good+. Hardcover. Third U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1915 Blue Hardcover 210 pp.with gilt Goddess and flowering tree design on spine. Good condition . A little shelf wear, cover quite nice. Pages clean. but slightly shaken. NOT a library book. Three plays "Unicorn From the Stars," "Cathleen ni Houlihan,""The Hour Glass" Also notes by the poet. When Yeats writes anything poetry follows like a well fed dog..Wonderful gift Three Geese in Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 View more info

Archaeologia Cambrensis A Record Of The Antiquities Of Wales And Its Marches New Series No. XX October1854 AND Supplement 1850 Vestiges Of The Gael In Gwynedd Both Part 1 & 2 In Two Seperate Complete Original Issues

By: W. Basil Jones John Williams ab Ithel Rev.John Jones

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Wales, Archaeologia Cambrensis,record of the Antiquities of Wales and It's Marches,and the Journal of the Cambrian Archaeological: 1850

Edition: 1st. Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 008169

Condition: Good


Wales: Archaeologia Cambrensis,record of the Antiquities of Wales and It's Marches,and the Journal of the Cambrian Archaeological Association, 1850, 1850. Book. Good. Soft cover. 1st. Welsh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1850 Part 1 and 1854 Part 2 "Vestiges of the Gael in Gwynedd" Published 1850 and 1854 Two complete Archaeologia Cambrensis issues offered here. Good Original 1850 and 1854 Edition. First Welsh Editions. Part 1 180pp, also includes'"'On the State of Agriculture Under the Druidical System'. ''A Glossary of terms used for articles of Brit... View more info

Kings and Vikings Stories From Irish History

By: W. Lorcan O'Byrne

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dublin, The Talbot Press: 1901

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 012746

Condition: Very Good


Dublin: The Talbot Press, 1901. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1901 Collectible Hardcover Published in Ireland Part of the Irish renaissance O'Byrne wanted to present the early manuscript material in O'Grady's Silva Gadelica and make them popular and readable for the everyman. Six full page illus of battle and magic by Paul Hardy. Blue cloth covers with Celtic knots and a gilt titling patch. Light overall age wear but near very good for sure. Internally clean except for some foxing on the title page and here and there but this... View more info

Essays And Introductions Ideas of Good and Evil The Cutting of an Agate Later Essays and Introductions First Edition Hardcover

By: W.B. Yeats

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006130

Condition: Very Good


New York:: Macmillan, 1961. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Clean Very Good Hardcover Stated "First Edition" Dust Jacket Near Very Good, light Wear and Tear on jacket in the form of small tears and rubs but whole. NOT Price Clipped. Clean Pages Free of Underlines. NOT a library copy. Three books within. W.B. Yeats prose that reads like poetry. Yeat's essay "The Celtic element in Literature" is worth the book alone. His essay on ritual magic is another."William Blake""Shakespeare" Many more essays. 528pp.We wrap first in brown paper to keep the jacket b... View more info

The Herne's Egg And Other Plays By W.B.Yeats

By: W.B.Yeats

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1938

Edition: First U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007646

Condition: Very Good


New York: Macmillan, 1938. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. W.B.Yeats Very Good Hardcover with Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT a library book, Hardcover Bright Titling and Silver Spine design. Pages clean. Dust Jacket has chips at top of spine and cover as well as a damp stained back of jacket. No smell, pages clean. Nice in it's Mylar Jacket. The book itself it completely unaffected. Spine bright silver titles. Clean tight and very good First American Edition with four plays by W.B.Yeats king of poets Condition of jacket makes this still... View more info

Plays in Prose and Verse Written For An Irish Theatre and Generally With The Help Of A Friend

By: W.B.Yeats

Price: $46.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005362

Condition: Very Good


New York: Macmillan, 1924. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Unicorn Book Plate. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Apple Green Original 1924 First New York Edition Hardcover. Very Good+.Tight, Bright Gold lettering on spine. Clean pages NOT a library copy. No writing no underlines . All the poet's great Irish mythological plays are here! "Deirdre","On Baile's Strand"" The Unicorn From the Stars" Music notation and words "Cathleen Ni Houlihan' Great collection. Handsome tight binding. Unicorn and Fountain book plate design.... View more info

The Cutting Of The Agate First American Edition

By: W.B.Yeats

Price: $29.33

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1921

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1044

Condition: Good


New York: Macmillan, 1921. Book. Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover First U.S. Ed. Good+.Pages Clean NOT a library book. some mottling on spine and some loss at the top of the spine. Paper title patch intact on cover with a little soiling. Title patch intact and complete on spine with fading of words. Tight binding. Internally Very Good clean. Binding tight. Essays. 'Lady Gregory's Translations,' "Fionn and His Cycle' ''Poetry and Tradition. Many more essays. Even Yeats prose is like poetry.. First Edition. View more info

The Doom of Conaire Mor

By: W.E.Walsh

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Canada, Carrier: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010489

Condition: Good


Good+.Hardcover. Good+ Dust Jacket First Edition. 8vo Hardcover with Celtic Art Deco illustrated cover. NOT a library book. Both Good+ Re-telling of the great Irish Mythological High King Conaire Mor story. Scholarly and at the same time masterfully written Celtic Mythological storytelling. Wonderful b/w Illustration. Canada: Carrier, 1929. Book. This Irish Canadian author's mythological novel of Pagan Ireland is one of the greatest epics of Celtic mythic fantasy. Scholarly notes and introduction. 344pp. Light fades to the boards. Internally clean and tight. The dust jacket has a large chip o... View more info