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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

The Lake Dwellings Of Ireland Hardcover

By: W.G. Wood-Martin

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Ireland, Beaver Row Press: 1983

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 799

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket .Ireland: Beaver Row Press, 1983. Book. Illus. by Illustrated by Wood Cuts. First modern Irish Edition. 1983. Ltd ed. NOT a library copy. Irish limited edition Facsimile reprint. Beautiful reprinting of this scarce study of Irish Crannogs. Clean excellent handsome condition.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Pagan Ireland An Archaeological Sketch A Handbook of Irish Pre-Christian Antiquities

By: W.G. Wood-Martin

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, And Co: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66807

Condition: Very Good+


Original 1895 Hardcover Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover Gilt Dolmen on cover Tight binding. 689 pp. B/W Illus Clean Free of writing NOT a library copy Light wear. Spine crisp and gilt lettering bright. One of the best antique Nineteenth Century books to look at Megalithic and pre-Christian Ireland. Thick treasure. Wrapping first in brown paper Three Geese in Flight Celtic Myth since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Soul Of Ireland Original 1929 Hardcover

By: W.J.Lockington

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan: 1920

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005530

Condition: Very Good


New York:: Macmillan, 1920. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1920 Very Good Hardcover Dust Jacket Some Chipping, Else Good. NOT a library copy. Pages Clean Journey into the Poetic and Spiritual landscape of Ireland.. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books wraps first in brown paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ireland In Colour A Collection of Forty Colour Photographs Hardcover

By: W.R. Rodgers

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ireland, Bord Failte Eireann: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016900

Condition: Good


Irelans: Bord Failte Eireann Book. Illus. by colour Photos. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Green Cloth No Date C.1950s Color Photos of Ireland From Donegal to Narrow Water Castle near Newry. Some discoloration on front cover. Good- Some rubbing on dust jacket. Slight dampening warp. NO damp scent. Good enjoying copy of Ireland before the modernization. Tinker wagons and families and thatch roof cottage. NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Bogman

By: Walter Macken

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Macmillan: 1952

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013769

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Macmillan, 1952. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Good+ Dust Jacket First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket First Edition of this beloved Galway author. Hardcover Very good shape.NO writing in book 316 pp. The dust jacket has wear a few little chips, price cut and repaired tears but good+ and the book itself light brown hardcovers very good. NOT a library book.Three Geese In Flight Irish books packed well since 1977 NO stickers either! Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Druids And Their Heritage Hardcover

By: Ward Rutherford

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, Gordon & Cremonesi,: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005635

Condition: Fine


London:: Gordon & Cremonesi,, 1978. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Black and Silver. First Collectible English Edition. Not Price Clipped. NOT a library copy. A study of the Celtic Druids. This book balances the picture, and examines their Spiritual aspects as well as their medical and legal achievements. Great condition both hardcover and jacket. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Studies since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper http://www./blog/index.php/2015/12/10/sam-wenger-and-his-quest-for-art... View more info

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The Liturgy and Ritual of the Celtic Church (Studies in Celtic History) Hardcover Hardcover

By: Warren, F.E. Stevenson Jane

Price: $135.00

Publisher: England, Boydell Press: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: SKU1000095

ISBN: 0851154735

Condition: Near Fine


Boydell Press. Hardcover Near Fine Clean Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. No writing,No underlines NOT a library copy. Essentially two books the original classic of the liturgy in the Celtic speaking Church and with a large modern study and a large bibliography added in this Boydell Second edition. It would be Fine instead of 'Near Fine but jacket is price clipped and first free end paper has been initial stamped otherwise "Fine" No writing No underlines. 289 pp Extraordinary condition book and Mylar protected jacket. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper Dust ja... View more info

Shadowy Heroes: Irish Literature of the 1890s (Irish Studies Series)

By: Wayne Hall

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Syracuse Ny, Syracuse University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 006316

ISBN: 0815622317

Condition: Very Good+


Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First American Edition Collectible NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy. A tiny chip on top of spine on jacket. Otherwise excellent A tour in time when the Celtic Consciousness once again broke the all powerful Classical/Teutonic English Materialist straight jacket. Great bibliography too.Collectible bright copy! Three Geese In Flight 40 years selling Celtic and mythology in America. We wrap first in brown paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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On The Calendar Of Oengus Leabar Brecc Original 1875 Folio Hardcover

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Dublin, Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy: 1875

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012237

Condition: Very Good+


Dublin: Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, 1875. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Rare Very Good+ First Hardcover Original Folio 1875 volume An impressive 354pp. Folio semi-diplomatic edition of four MSS 6, 7, 9, and 10, with introductory essay (1--25), corrigenda (26--31), translation, glossarial index (pages ccix--cccxxix), geographical index to the notes (pages cccxxxi--cccxxxviii), Index of persons mentioned in the notes. Also Notes from The Leabar Brecc. It appears to be the original boards but the spine has been handsomely re backed wit... View more info

The Annals of Tigernach (Volumes 1 and 2) (Irish and Latin Edition)

By: Whitley Stokes

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Llanerch Press: 1993

Seller ID: 66746

ISBN: 0947992987

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Two Volume Trade Paperback Set.Clean Pages. First Thus Important Collection Of Irish Monastic Annals Gaelic and English integrating the Twelve Tribes of Israel and the Gaels Tara and into Norse Dublin.Translated and Published in Revue Celtique by the great Whitley Stokes in 1895/1896 and here gathered in two separate handsome volumes by Llanerch Press in 1993. Fine clean condition 263 pp. 390 pp.NOT library copies.Very hard to find both volumes now and very important Irish Celtic insights besides the integrating mythic Hebrew and Celtic history.Three Geese In Flight Celtic Myt... View more info

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Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus A Collection Of Old-Irish Glosses Scholia Prose And Verse Edited By Whitley Stokes And John Strachan Vol 1.Biblical Glosses And Scholia Original 1901 Hardcover

By: Whitley Stokes John Strachan

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011418

Condition: Good-


Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1901. Book. Good-. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Rare Original 1901 Hardcover First Edition NO Library paraphernalia. Very Important collection of Irish Glosses and their relation to the Psalms in the Hebrew Bible and the epistles of the New Testament. Translations and commentaries on the Glosses on the Pauline Epistles the Psalms of David, The Milan Glosses on the Psalms. This is Vol.1 of a 2 Vol. series but complete in itself. Working Original copy. Thick clear binders tape over the spine and edge of the boards to reinf... View more info

Arthurian Names In The Perceval Of Chretien De Troyes Analysis and Commentary Original 1955 Edition

By: William A Nitze and Harry F Williams

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, University Of California Press: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017016

Condition: Fine


Los Angeles: University Of California Press, 1955. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First 1955 Edition Clean NOT a library copy Great Rare Original Academic study of the Arthurian associations in the Grail text of Chretien De Troyes and the Grail Continuations, and the Queste. William Nitze on Irish influence in "The Grail Castle is modeled on an Irish Bruiden..." Hard to find original AND in clean Near Fine condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian Books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Ireland: Life and Land in Literature

By: William A. Dumbleton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, SUNY: 1984

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 015788

ISBN: 0873957822

Condition: Good-


Good-.Working Copy Trade Paperback.New York: SUNY, 1984. Book. Second American Edition. 8vo 194 pp. Trade Paperback Clean pages.Good- Edge of rear cover creased, small tears, a few pages dog eared else free of writing. NOT a library book. B/W Photos of Irish bogs. Excellent on W.B. Yeats and his Sligo as an entity in his poetry. Clean pages NOT a library copy Good solid working copy. View more info

The Land Of Heart's Desire By William Butler Yeats Limited 1926 Edition Windsor Press

By: William Butler Yeats

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco Ca., The Windsor Press: 1926

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005773

Condition: Good


San Francisco Ca.: The Windsor Press, 1926. Book. Good Stiff. Wrappers. First Thus. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Limited Edition Original Grey Boards. NOT a library copy. Good+ One quarter inch paper flake off of front top card stock cover Else Good, light wear,Clean free of writing. First Thus. Private Windsor Press, limited Edition. Foreword by James S Johnson. Limited edition to 750 copies printed on Rye Mill hand-made paper at The Windsor Press. Wonderful Irish Fairy world of Tir-Na-Og, by W.B.Yeats the world's greatest lyrical poet, Ask any poet!. First Edition. View more info

Essays

By: William Butler Yeats

Price: $36.80

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1924

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014710

Condition: Near Very Good


New York: Macmillan, 1924. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Green Cloth Hardcover. Includes three volumes in one,'Ideas of Good and Evil''The Cutting of an Agate'' Per Amica Silentia Lunae. Unicorn alchemy end papers. Clean inside and out except small remains of library marks Else clean. No writing or underlines. Shelf age.Binding tight.Yeats on Magic,Rosacrucians,Shelly, Japanese Noble theatre,William Blake, more. First Edition. View more info

The Autobiography of William Butler Yeats: Consisting of Reveries over Childhood and Youth The Trembling of the Veil and Dramatis Personae First Edition Hardcover

By: William Butler Yeats

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Macmillan: 1953

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 664

Condition: Very Good+


Good+ Hardcover Stated "First Printing" Of the Revised 1953 Edition NOT a library copy. Mad writing in text 344 pp. Signature on End paper else tight binding.. Even when W.B. Yeats wrote prose, as here, in this amazing anthology, it was poetry! First Edition. View more info

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A Japanese Gulliver, Yu-koki-shi Ikoku Kidan Tales of Strange Lands, Tir-Na-Bes A Study of Irish Life and Death, Nationalities Of Ulster And Wales, The Nineteenth Century And After XIX-XX A Monthly Review Original 1913 Hardcover

By: William Crewdson, Yu-Koki-Shi, Lady Edith Blake, Roper Lethbridge

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Spottiswoode & Co: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013640

Condition: Very Good


Original 1913 Hardcover 1634 pp.London: Spottiswoode & Co, 1913. NOT a library book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. The Nineteenth Century And After XIX-XX Excellent condition Original Huge Hardcover Volume.1634pp. collection of 19th century essays and articles including many on Irish subjects 'Nationalities Of Ulster And Wales' and 'Tir-Na-Bes A Study of Irish Life and Death' by Lady Blake Also a essay in English called "A Japanese Gulliver' A study with translation of a 19th century Japanese wonder journey like an Irish Immrama attributed to '... View more info

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The Coronation Stone

By: William F. Skene

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Edmonston & Douglas: 1869

Edition: First Scottish Edition

Seller ID: 874716851

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ First Scottish Edition Dark Brown Cloth Gilt Stamped Throne and Stone of Scone 50 pp. Frontis Sepia Plate two Page Illus. Small single withdrawn stamp on second free endpaper with royal embossed crown on title page.Interesting Paisley Free Library and Museum Plate on rear endpaper. Spine clean with gilt embossed titling. (See photos) No writing in text No underlines. Tight binding. William Skenes study of The Stone of Destiny whose origin runs from Jacobs Pillow to one of the four Treasures of the De-Dannan, to Sacred Celtic Inauguration stone.that screams when a true king steps on ... View more info

Handbook Of Irish Antiquities

By: William F. Wakeman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Studio: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 583

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Illustrated B/W line drawings in this 322 pp. Trade Paperback Second edition of this great classic of Irish Megalithic and Celtic Christian artifacts and Jewwlry. Great Clochans and beehive huts. No writing in text no numbers no book plates Clean View more info